Top 5 Health & Wellness Travel Destinations

by Narissa Moeller

Everyone loves to holiday. Everyone also loves to feel good. So when you put the two together it's no wonder health and wellness travel destinations are having a moment.

Now there's one website that brings together all of the world's best wellness retreats in one destination. It's called Health & Fitness Travel. From a destination spa inspired by Angkor Wat in Thailand to a wellness haven perched atop a quartz mountain in Costa Rica, here are 5 of the sites latest wellness holiday hotspots, as recommended by them. 

Pine Cliffs Yoga Class
REVIVO Wellness Resort, Bali

REVIVO is located atop the quiet hills of Nusa Dua in the south of Bali, made up of beautifully designed suites, villas and scenic grounds. It's a holistic healing holiday with an emphasis on authentic ancient Balinese traditions. The spa boasts serene treatment rooms, contrast spa therapy plunge pools, steam rooms and a salt water floating pool. You can also focus your fitness with multi-functional facilities that include a yoga barn, a meditation room, a Pilates studio, a fitness room, and a fifty-meter lap pool. REVIVO aims to soothe the spirit, rejuvenate the body and enrich the mind.  

Health and Fitness Travel (1300 551 353 offers 5 nights at REVIVO from $4,360 pp . Price includes full board, a tailored wellness programme and return private transfers.

Revivo Property Shot Sunset
Credit: REVIVO Wellness Resort, Bali
The BARAI Spa, Thailand

The award-winning BARAI Spa is the ideal destination for an all-encompassing healthy break to unwind and de-stress. Situated over acres of spectacular white sand beach, the BARAI is naturally centered on the element of water, bringing rejuvenation and healing by combining traditional Thai health rituals with contemporary western approaches. In this pocket of paradise, stay in a stunning BARAI spa suite with the luxury of your own private concierge. Whether you wish to practice yoga, kick-start your fitness or simply relax with holistic spa treatments, The BARAI has you covered. 

Health and Fitness Travel (1300 551 353 offers 7 nights at BARAI Spa from $3,295 pp . Price includes daily breakfast, a bespoke Fusion Fitness wellness programme and return private transfers. 

Barai Spa House Dining Exterior Barai 06
Credit: The BARAI Spa, Thailand
Pravassa, Worldwide

Offering wellness experiences all over the world, embark on a wellness adventure designed to address your self-care needs. With their five-tenet wellness travel philosophy: breathe, move, mindfulness, nourish and experience, engage in immersive real-life opportunities with your idea of well-being in mind. You can travel on a custom itinerary or as part of their premium group retreats, and their wellness experts will be there to guide you throughout your journey. Experience a taste of culture, wellness, luxury and enjoy your well-deserved down time so you can return home renewed and fully rejuvenated.

Health and Fitness Travel (1300 551 353 offers 11 night / 12 day, Small Luxury Group Cambodia trip with Pravassa 5th -16th October from $7,715 pp . Enquire for all the details.

Pravassa Bali Pravassa Bali Blessing
Credit: Pravassa, Bali
Pine Cliffs, Portugal

Set atop the scenic Algarve cliffs overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, Pine Cliffs is a secluded haven that provides a well curated luxury holiday. The resort is beautifully designed, adorned with murals and hand painted tiles that exhibit the richness of Portuguese culture. Be as relaxed and pampered as you wish with lavish spa treatments or active and on the go as you enjoy a broad range of fitness facilities and outdoor activities. For those wanting to enjoy the sun, sand and sea, venture a little further via panoramic lift and boarded walkway to the pristine Falesia Beach

Health and Fitness Travel (1300 551 353 offers 7 nights at Pine Cliffs from $2,795 pp . Price includes daily breakfast, a  bespoke Fusion Fitness wellness programme and return private transfers.

Pine Cliffs Entrance
Credit: Pine Cliffs Entrance
The Retreat Costa Rica, Costa Rica

A private haven perched on the sloping hillside of a quartz mountain, The Retreat Costa Rica exudes intimacy and calm with just 11 rooms. This transformational retreat was founded by life coach, celebrity chef and best-selling author Diana Stobo to provide a place that epitomizes well-being and promote a natural approach to addressing health issues. Through its six core tenets of stress reduction, cultural involvement, gentle physical activity, spiritual connectedness, wellness recovery and organic eating, embark upon a journey that will lead you to a balanced and healthy lifestyle

Health and Fitness Travel (1300 551 353 offers 7 nights at The Retreat from $2,485 pp . Price includes full board, a yoga wellness programme and return private transfers.

The Retreat Costa Rica Pool Meditation The Retreat Costa Rica Logo
Credit: The Retreat Costa Rica, Costa Rica , All imagery curtesy of Health and Fitness Travel.

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