Most of us have considerably postponed our travel plans in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. But people are starting to talk about ways to restore what a future holiday might look like.
Many tourists are going to be looking to wellness and medical tourism destinations to rejuvenate their mind, body and soul, after settling a lengthened period locked up in their homes.
With centuries-old proven healing therapies through Ayurveda, yoga, and naturopathy, India is one of the most popular global destinations for wellness and medical tourists seeking a holistic lapse at an affordable rate.
From the mountains of the Himalayas to the riverine stretches of Kerala, Tamil Nadu, and Goa, India is habitat to a variety of treatment centres, spa resorts, and wellness retreats administering deterrent health care, stress management, fitness packages, and detox therapies.
Here are some of the most solicited wellness destinations in India that are worth putting on your post-pandemic travel list.
1 - Ananda in the Himalayas
Spread out across the ancient royal estate of the Maharaja of Tehri Garhwal in the foothills of the Himalayas, Ananda is one of the most widespread and extravagant spa resorts in the country. It allows visitors a choice of suites as well as independent villas surrounded by the sal forest.
2 - Jindal Naturecure Institute, Bengaluru
Set up on 100 acres of land on the outskirts of Bengaluru city, Jindal Naturecure Institute may not give the same luxuries as some of the spa resorts on this list. Still, it makes up for it with a variety of natural treatments that promise to tackle health issues. Typically, patrons are recommended to sign up for a three-week treatment, but the institute also allows a shorter 10-day program. Guests can choose to stay in the budgetary dorms or opt for a private air-conditioned cabin.
3 - Somatheeram Ayurveda Resort, Kerala
Ayurveda is one of the most beloved medical systems in the world, and Kerela is often identified as the centre of its practice. Somatheeram Ayurveda Resort, set on 15 acres of Chowara Beach has a range of ayurvedic treatments for illnesses and boasts of an Ayurveda hospital and practice centre.
4 -Vana Retreat, Dehradun
While Vana Retreat concentrates on the wellness of its visitors, it also pays personal attention to living in harmony with its surroundings. The property interests in eco-friendly practices of water harvesting and waste management. These and other efforts to stay in sync with nature provide to the holistic atmosphere of the retreat. Vana offers treatments in Ayurveda, Sowa Rigpa, and daily yoga sessions.
5 - Ashiyana: Yoga And Spa Village, Goa
Possessing a signature Holistic Yoga Therapy, which blends traditional Yoga therapy with the latest lifestyle appraisal, Ashiyana, located along Goa’s Madrem beach is a prevalent choice for those looking to study yoga and kickstart a more wholesome lifestyle. This yoga resort provides visitors to enjoy some sun and sand as they opt for the different treatments on offer.