Known as a glamorous royal spa resort and Germany's answer to Nice, this spa town on the River Lahn is an extra-special destination that will attract anyone with health on their mind. Bad Ems has its curative mineral and thermal springs to thank for this reputation.

Boasting no fewer than 15 mineral springs, Bad Ems is an ideal location for anyone needing to recharge their batteries. The natural remedies on offer at the spa resort are used to treat respiratory diseases, allergies and cardiovascular disorders. Modern medical marvels have their place here alongside natural remedies and traditional Asian healing methods. Wellness enthusiasts will be impressed by the Ems Thermal Spa, which is one of Germany's most stunning spa complexes and the first to feature a sauna floating on a river. Bad Ems occupies a prime location at the heart of Nassau Nature Park, where visitors can try their hand at all kinds of activities from hiking to paragliding.

Bad Ems is part of the European Route of Historic Thermal Towns, an international network of sustainable tourist destinations, all rich in history and cultural heritage, that use their thermal mineral waters for health and well-being.

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