Asia is known for its exotic spas and spa tourism is on the rise. Here is a list of 5 best spas to visit in Asia this year.
1. Capella, Singapore
Nestled in the lush green rainforests on the Sentosa Island of Singapore is the Capella Spa. It is not just a place to enjoy the hospitality of the spa but also an opportunity to relax in the pristine environs of the South China Sea. There are number of accommodation options to choose from and a chance to enjoy Asian cuisine. The spa is housed in a 1800s British bungalow; the spa is more of a luxury resort with a golf course as well.
2. Ananda, Himalayas
Located at the foothills of the mighty Himalayas Ananda spa is the pathway to ultimate in relaxation of both body and the soul. Its focus is on providing the best of Indian relaxation techniques such as Yoga, Ayurvedic massages and the like. From healing experiences to beauty and fitness, Ananda is a single stop spa for everyone.
3. Six Senses Spa, Jordan
Built under the Dead Sea, this exotic spa is located 264 meters below the sea level. The Six Senses Spa is the ultimate in luxury with the use of only naturally available mineral water and raw material used in beauty therapies. The spa houses the famous Evason Ma’In Hot Springs that stands like an oasis in the surrounding desert. One can enjoy massages, wraps and scrubs in the Mediterranean style.
4. The Mekong Spa, Laos
Known for its exotic facials, The Mekong Spa is not just for the fairer sex. The spa has a separate section catering to men and includes beauty treatments such as anti aging, eye treatments, anti tan treatment etc. The spa has a special massage known as the ‘Jet-lag Delight’ which is focused on constant travelers to relieve them of pains and aches caused due to long flights. The guests can treat themselves to herbal steam bath right in their rooms that gives a deep cleanse to fatigued skin.
5. The Farm at San Benito, Philippines
This is a spa that is renowned for its specialized healing retreats under supervision of expert doctors and specialists in these therapies. Spread out on a sprawling 48 hectare estate, The Farm has 24 villas surrounded by organic gardens, healing spa and a vegan restaurant. Every facility that one expects at a luxury resort is available here. The spa has a quick 3 day Wellness Holiday package for those who do not have much time to spare.
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