Poseidon / Giardini Poseidon Terme - Ischia

Properties of the water

Water is life and wellness for the body and soul

The Poseidon Gardens are a real source of long life: here, the benefits of the treatments complement the revitalising effects of the thermal waters giving you total wellness with the right balance between mind and body.

  • Properties

    Thermal and hyperthermal volcanic springs from the saline-bromine-iodine and saline-alkaline-sulphate group.

    They contain small quantities of trace minerals, such as magnesium, calcium, magnesium, lithium, etc.

    The richness and the variety of salt concentration, as well as the temperature in the pools which increases from 28° C to 40°C, allow differentiated baths depending on individual needs.
  • Therapeutic effects

    Lasting effects on the osteoarticular system (osteoarthritis, spinal pain syndromes, myalgias, tendinopathies).

    Our waters have a proven therapeutic effect on the after-effects of fractures and palsy, chronic respiratory diseases, gynaecological disorders.

    Combining heliotherapy and thalassotherapy improves dermatological diseases such as psoriasis, neurodermatitis, eczema, acne and have a good effect on cellulite and peripheral vascular diseases.
  • Indications

    The thermal waters lead to a general improvement in the state of health, restoring the body and mind.

    Because of their therapeutic properties, it's always advisable to consult the thermal baths' doctors for admission to treatment.

    Our medical staff is available every day during opening hours, also for general consultations, prescriptions and first aid.
  • Contraindications

    It is preferable for those in situations of serious deterioration of the immune system (such as malignancies during chemo or radiotherapy, in the case of acute infections and serious cardiovascular failures, kidney or liver diseases, and severe cardiovascular diseases (acute phlebitis, thrombosis, etc) and during the first three months of pregnancy to not enter the thermal water.

    Children are not permitted in the thermal baths, due to the intense impact they have on the cardiovascular system.