Global Wellness Day in the Maldives

Over the pandemic, people have been drawn to the healing power of nature seeking the socially distanced great outdoors like never before. The coronavirus experience has pushed the nature-worshipping trend to a whole new level. Travellers will continue to seek wild nature in the next year, and the long-term nature tourism explosion is being fuelled […]

Grand Park Kodhipparu to Hold a Wellness Week as Part of Easter Celebrations

As part of the exciting array of Easter activities at Grand Park Kodhipparu, the resort is conducting a complimentary wellness week with Yoga Practitioner Shani Dayal, a certified yoga practitioner with over 20 years of experience. Hailing from India, Shani Dayal will be conducting a series of yoga classes from 1st to 7th April, 2021, […]

Coco Collection unveils Summer Wellness Programme

Coco Collection has announced its Summer Wellness Programme with guest yogis and a tai chi master. The programme is lined up with three residencies in Coco Bodu Hithi over June and July, with two yogis and a tai chi master. Beach Bikram with Cat Meffan A global yoga teacher, blogger, and YouTuber, Cat Meffan is […]

‘At one with the ocean’ wellness retreats at Hurawalhi Maldives

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Hurawalhi Maldives has introduced a series of wellness retreats for guests to harmonise with the healing surroundings for well-being and utilise the brilliance of the ocean and the resort’s luxury offering. The retreats named as ‘At One with the Ocean’ wellness retreats, will be held at the resort on; June 17 to 20, 2019 August […]

Wellness tourism now a US$639 billion market

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Wellness tourism is growing in the Maldives, like any other market, albeit at a slower than expected speed. Yet, the global wellness tourism market is on the rise, growing from a US$563 billion market in 2015 to US$639 billion in 2017. The 6.5% annual increase is twice that of overall tourism growth, which is at […]

Exceptional wellness experiences in Maldives for 2018

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Spa treatments, morning yoga and stretching. It all sounds great, and is offered at all the resorts here in the Maldives. But conscious travellers have evolved past the standard spa experiences and have started seeking more of a holistic approach to wellness, or wellbeing if you will. Guests have started to take more interest in […]

Wellness redefined at Gili Lankanfushi with innovative programme

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Wellness tourism, or tourism for the purpose of promoting health and well-being through psychological, physical, or spiritual pursuits, is a rapidly developing niche market in the tourism industry and is increasingly becoming the industry norm for tourist destinations in tropical regions. Whilst tropical resort vacations are synonymous with rest and relaxation, it was only recently […]