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Entrance to the Gastein radon healing gallery

A beneficial, healthy experience

Some curiosity, almost a small adventure. Most, however, look for and find alleviation of all sorts of pains and afflictions here in the warm gallery corridors in Bad Gastein. Think about a health vacation with a trip to the Gastein healing gallery with long-term results.

What the entrance to the Gastein healing caves is like

The healing gallery train travels approx. 2.5 km inside the mountain. The warmth and high humidity cause hyperthermia of the body up to 38 °C, the radon intake is thereby heightened. The natural noble gas radon stimulates cell metabolism during its short-term radiation exposure.

During a therapy you rest inside the warm gallery corridors / therapy stations for about 40 minutes and inhale an absolutely healthy dose of the noble gas radon through your skin and respiration. A following rest period of at least half an hour is necessary. Total expenditure of time is around 3 hours. A maximum of 4 entrances is possible per week, the ideal cure duration is three weeks with ten to twelve gallery entrance for the best cure results possible.

The different temperatures and humidity levels inside the individual therapy stations facilitate individual fitting of the treatment to the respective disease pattern and warmth tolerance of the patient.

The three active & healing factors in alpine altitudes:

  • Warmth at an air temperature of 37.0 to 41.5 °C
  • Relative humidity of 70 to almost 100%
  • Natural radon content (44 kBq/m³ healing gallery air)

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entrance to the healing radon caves in Gastein

Trial entrance to the Gastein healing gallery

Familiarize yourself with the healing gallery. A trial entrance takes about 2.5 hours.
After a brief medical examination you receive spoken and movie information on the effect of the healing gallery therapy. Afterward, the gallery train takes you inside the mountain to your therapy station, where you stay for about 30 minutes. Complete rest is necessary.

You need:
Swimwear, bathrobe, bath shoes, small towel

Registration is necessary. Everything is automatic from thereon.

Drink plenty of fluids before the entrance, fruit juices or mineral water, better still water, no alcohol at all.

Combine a cure in Bad Hofgastein with a stay at our Hotel Zum Stern. We will gladly compile a non-binding offer for you!