This is the Turkish version of a steam bath. Hammam is a method of cleansing the body and relaxation.
The Turkish baths have played an important role in cultures of the Middle-East, serving as places of social gathering, ritual cleansing and as architectural structures and institutions.###
Visiting a Turkish steam bath may enhance your personal wellbeing, counteract hardening of the muscles and activate blood circulation. Skin aging will be delayed.
However, people with inflammations, infectious diseases, cardiovascular diseases, venous thrombosis or varicosities should not visit a Hammam, sauna, steam bath or Banja.