San Vittore Thermal Baths are located in one of the most beautiful corners of Marche, Genga, surrounded by the Apennines, at the foot of the Gorge Frasassi crossed by the Sentino river. A particularly attractive environment, where you immediately feel the silence, peace and tranquility given by the slow flow of the river Esino.
The water, in addition to being one of the elements that characterize the nature of the place, it is essential for human health. In fact this place, since Roman times, is known for its spa, which is only 400 meters from the source. Water is a mineral sulfur-sodium, limpid and with the peculiar smell of sulfur, healing to the respiratory tract, and the rheumatic discomforts. As confirmed by the Institute of Hydrology, University of Pavia, these waters are particularly effective on the parasympathetic nervous system, promoting local and general capillary vasodilatation and stimulating cellular in repairing and immune processes.
The thermal baths of San Vittore are ideal for those who want to spend a holiday in total relaxation, to regain their inner balance through beneficial treatments such as mud baths, and a range of massages.
Here you can dedicate to the care of the body, spirit and mind. The thermal baths of San Vittore are part of the municipality of Genga, a medieval village whose territory is included in the Regional Natural Park of Gola della Rossa and Frasassi.
If you want to discover this town, nearby of San Vittore Terme are Frasassi Caves, underground caves with spectacular dimensions.
In the surrounding area there is also the Romanesque Abbey of San Vittore of Benedictine origin, also known as Church of San Vittore alle Chiuse. Its name comes from its location, since it is surrounded by an amphitheater of mountains that definitely make it even more peaceful and spiritual place, in harmony with the surrounding peace and harmony.
For nature lovers and hikers are available some routes. One of these starts from San Vittore Thermal Baths and arrives at Scapuccia Valley, a natural reserve that houses a primitive environment, still intact in its flora and fauna protected specimens.
For a totalizing experience at San Vittore, having regenerated the spirit, it is highly recommended also regenerate your palate with the products and dishes part of the gastronomic local tradition. Try the black bread produced with local wheat, tagliatelle stretched with "lasagnolo" served with asparagus or mushrooms depending on the season and crescia cooked in the embers.