If you need to break away for a digital detox and enjoy some wellness activities on vacation, make your way to one of the country’s top wellness retreats. Several resorts around the country cater to fitness enthusiasts and travelers who are looking to rebalance their lives with wellness activities. You can spend your days hiking, swimming, taking yoga classes, or even learning meditation while enjoying a luxury escape at a new destination. Here’s where you’ll find some of our favorite wellness retreats.
Miraval Arizona Resort & Spa
Located in the foothills of the Santa Clara Mountains, this desert resort is located about an hour from Tucson and offers the ultimate fitness and wellness experience. At Miraval, you get the chance to focus on your spiritual, physical, and mental health with group fitness sessions, health and wellness lectures, and mindfulness workshops. The resort also offers healthy gourmet food from four-star restaurants, including a delicious buffet breakfast that will let you start every day off on the right track.
Red Mountain Resort
If you’re looking for a reason to go hiking in the mountains, make your way to Utah for a few days of adventure in the red rock cliffs. The resort serves three nutritious meals a day and gives you access to fitness classes and guided day trips to national parks. You can spend your days enjoying the full-service spa, relaxing by the fire pit, or swimming in the indoor and outdoor pools on site. This desert oasis is also the perfect spot to watch the stars.
Travaasa Hana, Maui
Enjoy a few days of immersing yourself in Hawaiian culture and unplugging from modern life. This is one of the most beautiful resort destinations in Maui and offers everything you need for an escape to paradise. You can take fitness classes in the Wellness Center and enjoy outdoor activities, including Hawaiian spear-throwing and bamboo pole-fishing.