Leukerbad is characterised with its unique location in one of the picturesque Swiss regions, which also attracts people by its ancient history. The graves and various remnants of ceramics attest that the habitation in this region is dating back to the 4th century.
One of Leukerbad's gems is the Gemmi Pass traces back to the 5th century. It is a high tower on the top of the village goes across the Bernese Alps at an altitude of 2270 meters above sea level, linking Leukerbad with Kandersteg. This historic Pass is indeed called "the classic among the classics" for the incredible offered views. Like in many other Swiss mountain destinations, the lovers of active as well as passive rest can find here every liveliness to relax and get the most out of their holiday.
The significant exception of Leukerbad as compared to others is that this Swiss destination is the largest SPA and wellness resort in the Swiss Alps. Here you can relax or have your treatment with natural underground water. Sixty-five springs provide about four million litres of mineral-rich water for the thermal baths. This is the place where you understand the real meaning of relaxing your mind and muscles while feeling how much fun bathing here can be.
Leukerbad thermal springs are running year-round and welcoming worldwide tourists. AlpExcursion, as a local travel expert, offers you a private journey to the world of wellness at the hot baths, especially during the winter season, while the snowy Alps at your background.
The sources of the water, which is over the 51 degrees Celsius hot, are the daily flowing waters from the 65 thermal springs right into the 30 thermal baths. The wellness procedures here are at the top of Swiss quality level. A vast range of choices, along with the pampering therapies and health procedures, are being offered. Besides, the surplus of natural water cleans the village's steepest roads from the snow by heating them with this hot water.
Leukerbad is on the list of the top five tourist destinations in Valais canton. It offers enormous activity choices in both summer and winter seasons. A wide selection of luxurious hotels and plenty of local restaurants are available.
Among the winter sports here, the skiing is also worth taking a try to enjoy half a dozen ski lifts.
Nowadays, skiers, as well as hikers, never miss the opportunity to relax their muscles and regenerate after the physically active rest in Leukerbad. Travelling to Leukerbad can be a great chance to rest and find inner peace.
Regenerate your body and spoil yourself in one of Leukerbad's thermal baths rich with minerals in the heart of an impressive mountainous world and the full range of spa facilities during a private trip operated by AlpExcursion.