water source FerrataThe thermal waters are a natural richness for Contursi Terme.
They come from the slopes of the prehistoric volcano Mount Pruno and represent a panacea for many ailments. The entire territory of the municipality is spread with springs, many of which having strong healing qualities.
Among these springs, the most famous are the followings: the sulphurous water in Bagni di Contursi flowing at about 42 degrees, which is considered the one mostly rich in carbonic acid in Europe, the spring Cantani, the Radium water and the spring of Volpacchio.

 

  • Volpacchio

    SPRING: Volpacchio

    CHARACTERISTICS OF THE THERMAL WATERS : 12 ° low mineralized water, bicarbonate, alkaline

    DISEASES: Liver, pancreas, gastrointestinal, respiratory, and dermatological diseases, hydropic care, for aerosol

  • SORGENTE: S. Antonio capasso

    SPRING: S. Antonio

    CHARACTERISTICS OF THE THERMAL WATERS : 42° C Sulphurous, (presence of bicarbonate), radioactive, alkaline

    DISEASES: Mucosal diseases, genital diseases, consequences of fractures and dislocations, anaemia, bronchial asthma, lymphatism

  • Pruno Sottano

    SPRING: Pruno Sottano

    CHARACTERISTICS OF THE THERMAL WATERS : 32° Carbonic, alkaline, limestone, magnesium, iodine and boric

    DISEASES: Chronic diseases of the bronchial tubes, nose, throat, rheumatic diseases, osteoarthritis and arthritis

  • Radium

    SPRING: Radium

    CHARACTERISTICS OF THE THERMAL WATERS : 23 °

    DISEASES: Skin diseases, rheumatism, arthritis, obesity, all disorders of the respiratory system and the female reproductive/genital apparatus

  • Cantani

    SPRING: Cantani

    CHARACTERISTICS OF THE THERMAL WATERS : Sulphurous and carbonic

    DISEASES: Chronic catarrh, gastrointestinal diseases, digestive disorders

  • S. Antonio a Monte - rosapepe

    SPRING: S. Antonio a Monte

    CHARACTERISTICS OF THE THERMAL WATERS : 42° Carbon dioxide (carbonic gas, hydrogen sulphide, white mineral mud called the miraculous mud)

    DISEASES: The waters of this spring are bottled and sold in Italy and abroad

  • Ferrata

    SPRING: Ferrata

    CHARACTERISTICS OF THE THERMAL WATERS : lightly sparkling

    DISEASES:  Possible diuretic effects