THERMAL, SPA & WELLNESS TOURISM TIMAH CONSULTANCY
THERMAL HEALTH TOURISM & SPA - WELLNESS
Thermal health tourism includes supportive or rehabilitative applications to the treatment during post-illness rehabilitation periods or efforts to partially cure illnesses which cause permanent damage at hot springs and SPA centers. Hot water and steam baths, drinking cures, physical therapy and climatotherapy are the most common services provided within the scope of thermal tourism. Gaining vitality for the body and the soul by using the different properties of natural water resources is defined as the main purpose of thermal tourism.
Wellness tourism, which is defined as traveling for activities that will ensure physical and mental health to live in harmony with nature and social environment, is characterized as non-medical treatment and it is defined as the travels of the person to take place in healthy activities.The SPAs examined within the health and sports industry include exercises, diet and training programs that will make individuals feel better physically and mentally. The main objective is to provide a practical learning of how one can improve his / her life. Today, SPAs are operating as facilities providing not only water and mud therapies, but also massage and aroma therapies and beauty and care curing services. It is important to ensure the quality and safety of the services, and to provide local products in the facility where the service is received by meeting the health expectations of individuals during the SPA service.
Some treatments for Thermal Health Tourism and SPA-Wellness are given below:
• Spa treatments and physiotherapies
• Hydrotherapy and exercises
• Balneotherapy and Peloidotherapy