More and more travelers are seeking getaways that are more than your standard vacation. They want to be thrilled, they want to find their zen, they want to heal. From exciting fitness adventures to calming yoga ones, here is a mini round-up of places to add to your travel to-do lists!
FIND YOUR ZEN IN SEDONA
Sedona is considered one of the most beautiful places on earth and it offers something for everyone – from the adrenaline junkie seeking flying high air tours or technical single-track mountain biking, to the yogi tapping into Sedona’s swirling energy. From horseback riding followed by a cowboy cookout, to an edge-of-your-seat Jeep tour down the ‘Devil’s Staircase,’ visitors young and old will experience Sedona’s jaw dropping beauty. For those turning inward to experience a sense of wellbeing, Sedona offers metaphysical journeys, healing services, unique desert spa treatments, vortex retreats, and meditative awakenings. Go ahead…unplug and connect in Sedona, AZ. Go to VisitSedona.com to find out more.
TRY WATER SPORTS OR GOLF IN PUNTA MITA
The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort has extensive offerings and events for summer travelers. Situated near pristine beaches in the Riviera Nayarit, just north of Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort boasts an exquisite and safe retreat for guests of all ages. This year, vacationers can attend the fourth annual Punta Mita Beach Festival taking place July 7-10. The four-day extravaganza combines surfing, snorkeling, scuba diving, stand-up paddle, yoga, sand castle building for the kids, and exquisite cuisine prepared by renowned guest chefs at one of the most sought-after destinations in the world.
Three infinity pools on the beach front offer the perfect destination for outdoor relaxation. Should you wish to venture beyond the pool and beach for water-based adventures, you can call upon Pool Butlers to arrange snorkeling tours and reservations for scenic excursions around the area. The resort Concierge can also arrange for scuba equipment or scuba lessons for all levels. Next to the resort, guests can experience the two par-72 Championship 18-hole Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Courses, or tennis courts nestled in a grove of palm trees. Go to StRegis.com/PuntaMita to learn more.