Caldas de Monchique is the name of a spa resort located in the municipality of Monchique, in the Algarve region of Portugal. Located south of the town of Monchique, about 6 km away from this, by the EN266 national road.
The therapeutic properties of the local waters have been recognized since the time of the Roman Empire, when it received the designation of sacred waters.
The water comes eight springs, being rich in bicarbonate, fluoride, silica and sodium. Are suitable for the treatment of problems in the respiratory and the digestive tract, as well as the treatment of muscle reumáticos.1 also presented problems and relaxing properties. These spring water at temperatures between 27 ° C and 31.5 ° C, possibly due to the different flow paths.