Termas da Ferraria - São Miguel, Açores, Portugal
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RuiJSDuarte
N 37° 51.652 W 025° 51.131
26S E 600966 N 4190999
Quick Description: "As Termas da Ferraria datam de meados do século XX, mas as qualidades da sua água já eram referidas quatro séculos antes por Gaspar Frutuoso na obra ‘Saudades da Terra’."
Location: Arquipélago dos Açores, Portugal
Date Posted: 4/13/2014 11:49:41 AM
Waymark Code: WMKGVY
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache
Views: 2

Long Description:
"Consideradas um caso único no mundo, devido à existência de água salgada termal com um teor de enxofre muito elevado, as águas da Ferraria, além de curarem problemas de reumatismo e nevrites, são também usadas para tratar de doenças de outros foros."

"Termas da Ferraria started in the mid XX century, but the qualities of its waters were quote four centuries ago by Gaspar Frutuoso in its book “Saudades da Terra”(“Homesick of the land”).
Considered a unique situation in the World, due to the existence thermal salt water with a high concentration of sulfur , the waters of Ferraria, besides treating rheumatism and nephritis are also used for other problems."
This is primarily a: Mineral Bath

Street Address:
Ferraria
Rua Ilha Sabrina
Ponta Delgada, Ponta Delgada Portugal
9555-047


Walk in/Day use permitted?: yes

Least Expensive Adult Entry Fee: 35€

"Textile free"?: Not permitted

Telephone Number: +351 296 295 669

Web Site: [Web Link]

Towels Provided?: Not Listed

Hottest water temperature (specify °C or °F): Not listed

Opening Hours: Not listed

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