health & wellness experiences in Lankaran

Nestled between the Caspian Sea and the Talysh Mountains, Lankaran has plenty of natural beauty. Moreover, the area is home to numerous hot springs where locals have been healing themselves for centuries.

health & wellness experiencesin Lankaran

health & wellness experiencesin Lankaran

Nature in this subtropical corner of Azerbaijan isn’t just pleasing on the eye, but also naturally therapeutic. Scattered throughout the region are thermal water springs (called ‘istisu’ in Azerbaijani) that have long been used by the local population to cure all sorts of ailments. They tend to be very simple sanatoriums offering bathing booths filled with the hot, mineral-rich water flowing naturally from underground. Bathing in these is surprisingly relaxing, but the village of Haftoni has taken the procedure to an entirely new level. A popular sanatorium opened around the many hot springs here way back in 1958 and became a hit with Soviet health seekers. However, since summer 2019 the village is home to the luxurious Lankaran Springs Wellness Resort.

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USEFUL INFORMATION

weather and season

Air temperature

Current:
32.8°C
Average:
22.3 – 31.3°C / 72.1–88.3°F

Feel temperature

Current:
35.3°C
Average:
21 – 35.8°C / 69.8–96.4°F

Wind

Current:
  • Plenty of sunshine
  • SE
  • speed 11.1 km/h

When to go

  • Peak Season:
  • All year round

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