Fonte delle Ninfe Nitrodi
The climate and natural environment of Ischia, the Thermal waters can offer a possibility to have an unique Experience which can regenerate body and soul together.
The Spring of the Nymphs of Nitrodi contains and concentrated in one space, a rare harmony and great beauty, for which your stay in the Park brings pleasure to your body and spirit. By having this experience you allow yourself a therapeutically, scientifically recognized treatment that dates from beyond 2000 years ago from the thermal waters that gush out directly from the depths of the rocks.
The waters of Nitrodi have been known since Roman times. In this place existed a small sanctuary, dedicated to the God of Apollo and to the Nymphs of Nitrodi who were the caretakers of the Spring. Sick people came here to bathe themselves and to drink the water and take advantage of its special therapeutic properties.
There is an extraordinary historical and archaeological documentation of votive offering slabs, which date back to Roman times (these days kept in the Archaeological Museum of Naples), donated as offerings to the Nymphs that guarded the Spring of Nitrodi and to the Greek God of Apollo, by the doctors and patients who went to the Spring and were healed.