Tuheljske Toplice, Tuhelj Municipality

EDEN finalist 2019

Tuheljske Toplice, Tuhelj Municipality

Shrouded in a green cape of picturesque Zagorje hills and dotted with typical Zagorje houses, a world of aquatic pleasure and a lacy network of swimming pools, spa zones and wellness centres unfolds in front of the guests of Tuheljske Toplice, which can be equally enjoyed by those looking to unwind in peace as well as those in search of adrenaline-fuelled adventure and water escapades. Situated on a thermal spring enriched with peloids, its wellness tourist offering comprises a variety of massage and beauty treatments, medicinal herbal and oil programmes, alternative therapies, saunas, swimming pools, leisure, healthy food… The natural swimming area offers a unique experience of enjoying the thermal water that emerges from the very bottom of the pool. The temperature of the water is 33 ˚C at the spring, where the medicinal peloid mud is formed and used in pleasant healing fango treatments.

 

This combination of care and total relaxation in a soothing and relaxing ambience is the main reason for attracting numerous visitors who are provided with a tailor-made service that is constantly upgraded, enhanced and perfected to provide guest satisfaction. All this is achieved with scents, lights, colours, privacy, attentiveness, helpfulness, as well as a plethora of accompanying services, such as healthy menus, individual workouts, yoga, pilates, relaxation...

 

Spreading across more than 5.000 m², the water world of Tuheljske Toplice offers outdoor, indoor and children’s pools, a playing river, rides, stunts, various massages, as well as water slides and fun activities for all ages. A distinctive feature of the thermal springs in Tuhelj is that the water is rich in peloid particles that accumulate in natural materials during geological processes. It is mostly composed of sulphur, which enhances its medicinal attributes, as well as sodium, potassium, calcium, magnesium, strontium and other medicinal elements. You can enjoy the thermal water of Tuhelj in outdoor and indoor swimming pools, as well as pools at the spring, which offer a unique experience that blends thermal water with medicinal mud. Add to this the picturesque surrounding of Zagorje hills with 17 archaeological sites in the immediate vicinity, a rich culture and history, 33 castles and fortresses, hundreds of churches and chapels, a nature park, and it becomes clear that this is an exceptionally preserved and captivating location. Athletes and fitness enthusiasts have 48 cycling trails, 12 horse-riding paths and walking paths at their disposal for exploring the beautiful nature of Zagorje, all of which are inviting features for visiting Tuheljske Toplice, where you can completely regenerate your body and soul.