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Going on vacation? Then don’t forget to weave wellness into the mix wherever you go! To truly reap the benefits of hard-earned time off, It’s important to pick a destination that will leave you feeling more relaxed and energized than when you arrived. From full-blown spas and relaxation rooms, to outdoor yoga patios for sunrise asana and delicious Ayurvedic meals, these yoga retreat centers will provide the perfect, peaceful place to power up your practice. Here, three ah-mazing destinations to add to your asana-travel bucket list.
1. RETREAT TO: Reinvent Your Downtime — 1440 Multiversity
Scotts Valley, CA, 1440.org
Named for the number of minutes in a day, 1440 Multiversity is a brand-new learning destination in the California redwoods between Santa Cruz and Silicon Valley. This getaway like no other offers cutting-edge programs in personal, professional, and spiritual growth alongside unforgettable moments of relaxation and renewal. The mission of 1440 Multiversity is focused on dedicating your uninterrupted time and energy on conversations that matter. The programs are led by trusted faculty, backed by proven curriculum, fresh air, healthy food, and exercise. If you’re looking for a place to connect deeper with yourself, this is the perfect setting to begin learning how to tackle life’s most meaningful questions, while enjoying a relaxing vacation. Click here and join our mailing list for $50 off your visit.
2. RETREAT TO: Level-Up Your Rest & Relaxation — Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health
Stockbridge, MA, kripalu.org
Relax and reconnect with yourself in the beautiful Berkshires. Kripalu R&R Retreats offer a rich variety of daily workshops, activities, and enriching programs. Your personal retreat includes accommodations, three delicious meals a day, and the freedom to set your own unique schedule. When you’re not enjoying a healthy meal or participating in a yoga class, you can spend your downtime in the sauna or private lakefront beach. You’ll feel productive, rested, and renewed in no time!
3. RETREAT TO: Reset Your Mind-Body Connection — Beaches Resorts
Various Locations, Beaches.com
Looking to soak up some sun and Vitamin Sea this year? This Luxury Included® Vacation has just about anything you could ever imagine. From unique mind and body experiences at their Red Lane Spa to morning meditation and yoga sessions during their girls-only getaway event, Beaches Resorts has you covered!