Göhren, the third largest seaside resort on the island of Rügen, is the ideal destination for anyone in need of deep relaxation. Take in the fresh sea air and indulge in some holistic health treatments à la Sebastian Kneipp.
Göhren, Germany's only seaside Kneipp hydrotherapy resort, focuses on holistic health treatments developed by Sebastian Kneipp. This type of treatment is based on five pillars: hydrotherapy, herbal remedies, exercise, nutrition and lifestyle. The natural healing powers of the seaside climate and saltwater also complement thalassotherapy, which comes highly recommended for the prevention and rehabilitative treatment of a range of ailments. Rügen medicinal chalk is a recognised remedy local to the area that can be used to ease joint inflammation, arthrosis and skin conditions.