Janské Lázně (in German Johannisbad) is a small spa town in the Hradec Králové Region of the Czech Republic. It has around 850 inhabitants. It is located in mountainous area 519 meters (1,703 feet) above sea level.
Local thermal spring was used as early as in 15th century. During 1675 – 1680 a village was founded here by order of Johann Adolf, prince of Schwarzenberg. In 1881 it obtained township privileges.
The water bath runs at a natural temperature of 29.6°Celsius (85° F). Besides the bath observation tower, another popular tourist attraction is a Neo-Renaissance colonnade.
The place is also known among winter sports athletes, including being host of the 1925 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships.
Janské Lázně is focused mostly on the diseases of musculoskeletal apparatus, nervous disorders, oncological disease, non-tuberculosis diseases of the respiratory system and skin disorders.
Janské Lázně is not only a spa center. It is also a sport and recreation center. There is a a wide variety of both summer and winter activities here and you can also visit a lot of unique tourist places nearby.
Janské Lázně has a beautiful ski resort with of 37.6 kilometers of ski slopes, suitable for children, beginners and also for advanced skiers.
In Janské Lázně you will find a specialized programme for disorders of the musculoskeletal system, nervous disorders, oncological disease, non-tuberculosis diseases of the respiratory system, skin disorders.
Last update: 2014-11-07