Bechyně Spa is one of the oldest spas in the Czech Republic. Stays here help especially with the treatment of arthritis and arthrosis, painful conditions of the tendons and muscles, Bechterew’s disease (ankylosing spondylitis) and other diseases. The peat used in this spa is delivered from the spa’s own peat bog at a nearby site called Komárovská blata. Patients are offered proven spa treatments such as bubble baths, mud baths or mud wraps, various types of massage, physiotherapy, mechanotherapy and electrotherapy. A pool, Finnish sauna and steam sauna are at the disposal of visitors to the spa complex.