The best thermal baths in Budapest


9/11/2012 3:31 PM

Ever since the first inhabitants set foot in Hungary and founded the Aquincum – an ancient Roman city found where today’s Óbuda is set – the area has been famous for its hot springs. Hungary’s thermal-water reserve is one of the largest in the world, and as a result Budapest is rich in world-class healing baths. Here, in our article we present some of the best medical meccas in the Magyar metropolis.



is the only capital in the world with healing water flowing beneath its grounds. When it comes to per capita thermal water on the planet,
ranks second after
Iceland with its medical waters

ranging from

21 °C
76 °C. Six of

Budapest’s eleven thermal-heated baths
have a history dating back to hundreds of years, keeping spa traditions alive in the city. Now scan through our list to find

out which healing oasis

best suits your needs.

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