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This spa town is located in the South region, which lies in the south-western part of the Czech Republic. It is around 44km away from the regional city Ceske Budejovice. The population is over 5,000 people.

Spa description

Bechyně spa specializes in the treatment of muscular dystrophy. The treatments are using the most advanced and natural healing source – moor.

The spa is situated in a pleasant and peaceful area on the outskirts of the city. The main focal point of the spa complex is hotel called Olga. The hotel offers luxury accommodation with swimming pool, jacuzzi and saunas. The biggest advantage of this hotel is that the doctor‘s offices are also located here therefore it is very comfortable as you do not need to walk anywhere whould you need any extra sessions or appointments.

The spa also offers mud baths and wraps, as well as restorative and bubble baths, relaxation treatments, special honey and chocolate wraps. In addition to these services, you can still order a classic or aromatic and relaxing massage, paraffin, physiotherapy, manual lymphatic drainage and instrumentation.

Short history

The first mention of Bechyně spa is from 1730 but the real spa life began in late 19th century when very important Prague professors and doctors revealed the importance of this spa and bought the whole complex. In 1923 the spa was bought by different owner, Josef Kratky, who had a new main building built.

After Second World War, the spa was nationalized and since 1957 this spa town belongs to Ministry of Health. In 1992, Spa Bechyně became an private health institute.

Places of interest

Very close to the spa is a beautiful Renaissance castle Bechyně that is worth a visit as it is one of the most beautiful castles in the Czech Republic.

Apart from the main castle exhibition you can also visit ceramic collection which is located in a former castle brewery.

Who likes heights and lovely view, should definitely visit the 52m high reinforced concrete bridge called Rainbow of Bechyně.

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