In 1822 V. Priessnitz founded there the first hydrotherapeutic institute in the world. The healing resort is situated in the favourable climate and enable treatment of the guests in any season. The stay in the local landscape combinated with the modern science returns people physical but also psychical health.
Rajecké Teplice Spa
After 1996 thanks to the new owners the spa has been completely reconstructed. The reconstruction has changed the character of the spa on principle and created from Rajecké Teplice an attractive place for spa and wellness stays. Thermal springs with the thermal water of 38°C have been used in the balneological centre in the bathong house Aphrodite in healing of verve and degenerative diseases of locomotive system, joints, back, nerve diseases and occupational diseases.
Rajecké Teplice Spa lies in the pictorial valley of Rajčianka River about 15 km far off Žilina.