The small fortified town of Salins-les-Bains owes its reputation to the salt that was extracted and traded here even in the 13th century. Specific geological characteristics allow the town to draw this healing water from the depths, providing an ideal treatment for joint problems that has made Salins-les-Bains the ultimate health-giving destination.
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From the springs of the Jura Mountains
Renowned for its benefits since the Gallo-Roman era, the Jura Mountains springwater draws precious salts, minerals and trace elements from the generous soil and rock. This wealth can be particularly appreciated at Salins-les-Bains and Divonne-les-Bains, the main spa resorts of the mountain range.