We love to go on vacations. Traveling somewhere to get away from our busy schedules at home can be healthy for us, but why not also travel to a place where you can get a good work out too? Below find five destinations that include fitness for your itinerary.
Green Valley Spa
This spa and resort is for those who want to have a great, relaxing vacation or those who want to lose a little weight, or those who wish to do both. Located in St. George, Utah, there are plenty of activities like hiking (all different levels), fitness classes, tennis, golf, fishing, horse back riding and more.
Depending on your budget, rooms are anywhere from $169 to $389 a night. Check for different rates for weekends and weekly.
The Spa at Grand Lake
Located in Lebanon, Connecticut, this is a beautiful spa on the East Coast. There are so many activities: massages, all sorts of spa treatments like body wraps, Tai Chi, belly dancing, meditation and so much more for the fitness side and the relaxation side of your vacation.
They offer all kinds of packages, including group packages and mother/daughter rates. According to their 2010 prices, rates per night start at $275 to $375 depending on occupancy and type of room.
Rancho La Puerta
Located in Tecate, Baja California, Mexico, this resort is beautiful, luxurious and great for both a vacation and a work out. There is plenty to do such as hiking, walks, classes, Volley Ball, tennis, golf, dance and more. Enjoy facials, massages and other spa treatments. Eat great food, (they have an organic farm,) such as fresh seafood, vegetarian or delicious, diet specials.
Room rates per week range from $2985 to $4510 depending on the type of room and package.
Jungle Bay Resort and Spa
Enjoy yoga retreats, boot camps, a spa and so much more at this gorgeous resort and spa in Dominica West Indies. Also try snorkeling, kayaking, biking swimming and more – a great work out and a great vacation experience in this beautiful part of the world.
Rates start from $249 a night to $283 a night depending on time of year and occupancy. They also have special packages and offer “Girlfriend rates.”
Hawaii is a wonderful and popular vacation destination, so why not add some fun fitness to your trip? This women’s surf camp in Maui is all about that. Along with learning to surf or mastering your craft, try out their professional yoga and/or get a fabulous massage. A truly great retreat for exercise and relaxation.
Weekly rates are either $2995 or $3595 depending on single or double occupancy. A $500 deposit reserves your space.