Situated in the heart of the Valais mountain range, Leukerbads
fabled thermal waters have attracted visitors since the Roman times. Outsiders would traverse the arduous mountain climb in search of the valleys serene thermal pools and their therapeutic effects. Today you can benefit from the same relaxation and recuperation, but thankfully without the mule journey to get here.
As the largest spa and wellness resort in the Alps, 3.9 million litres of water flow every day from their mountain source into Leukerbads 30 thermal pools, cooled from their natural 51˚ celsius to optimal relaxation temperatures.
Rich in mineral salts, the therapeutic waters promote health and wellness, reviving the mind and restoring the body. They are proven to speed up the bodys healing process, attracting Switzerlands Olympic athletes to the towns Swiss Olympic Medical Centers.
Leukerbad relishes its unique resource currently offering over 250 spa treatments including jet showers, steam baths, mud baths, natural stone grottoes, anti-cellulite treatments and thalassotherapy.
Our 51˚ Spa Residences
are the perfect way to absorb every last, luxurious drop. Each home comes with its own thermal spa complete with wrap-around terraces, water whirlpools, sun showers, moon bath pools on the balcony overlooking the magnificent alpine views and exclusive access to treatments at the planned central Banya spa.
You can also find plenty more inventive ways to enjoy the waters around the town with full moon bathing sessions, mystic thermal bathing at Aqua Mystica
or a champagne breakfast served on floating trays at the Burgerbad spa
. The possibilities are endless.