Spas of Korea
Koreans have long enjoyed the benefits of bathing in hot springs. Small spa towns built around various hot springs exist all over South Korea, from mountainside resorts such as the Baegam Hot Spring Spa in Uljin, Gyeongsangbuk-do prov-ince, with 46 degree Celsius alkali water and Suanbo and Mungyeong, located near luxuriant forests.
The outdoor spa in Muju, Jeollabuk-do province, is popular during the winter with its prime location in the centre of a ski resort and in Seoul the W hotel recently opened a state of the art spa featuring Korean energy balancing techniques as a key offering on its treatment menu. Explore Korea’s unique and evolving spa and wellness culture with Spas of Korea.