Spa services are in demand all over the world. Not surprising at all because with the fast-paced lifestyle that many people lead these days, they surely need a way to remove the stress from their bodies and recharge their energies. There are even tour packages today that provide opportunities for travelers to go to destinations where they can pamper themselves during their entire holiday.
In Austria, the capital city of Vienna also has spa centers in place. Some offer a mix of medical and wellness services while the others offer exclusive body pampering services only. Depending on one’s personal preference, here are some you can visit while in the city.
John Harris Medical Spa
This is the place where visitors can avail of well-being services. It has a team of alternative medical practitioners including doctors for Ayurveda and traditional Chinese medicine and professional therapists.
But other than the traditional services, modern treatments are also being offered. These include the mesotherapy and botox treatments performed by trained aesthetic surgeons.
Based on its name, this place is situated at the Hotel Sacher well known for its Sachertorte chocolate cake. This is a truly unique place to get some body pampering because in line with what it’s famous for, the services here involve the use of chocolates. Yes, you read it right – chocolates.
Chocolate treatments or programs at the Sacher Spa vary. One example is the Symphony in Chocolate, a body wrap that also involves an aroma steam bath, purifying peeling massage using cacao beans, chocolate boxy mask and a massage using sweet chocolate moisturizers.
For those who want to sweat it out, the spa also has a gym and thermal areas.