Hot Springs has been known for thousands of years for its health and cosmetic benefits. The ancient Greeks, Egyptians and Romans already knew about the benefits of this natural element and temples and entire cities were built around thermal springs.
Has different effects on the human body, divided into 3 biological, physical and chemical, all acting at the same time. Bathing in hot springs increases the body temperature, killing germs, including viruses, and also increases the hydrostatic pressure of the body, thus increasing blood circulation and oxygenation. This increase in temperature helps to dissolve and eliminate toxins from the body. By increasing oxygenation, bathing in hot springs improves the nourishment of the body tissues in general, which increases metabolism, stimulating at the same time the secretions of the digestive tract and liver, thus aiding digestion. They also relax tension and reduce muscular pains.
In Costa Rica has many options of hot springs, in La Fortuna you will find different options for all budgets.