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July 8, 2021

Fitness Retreats for Active Travelers

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For some individuals, vacation is a time to relax and unwind by sitting on a beach all day. This is all fine and dandy, but not everyone desires to travel in this manner. For fitness enthusiasts especially, active travel is the preferred method of vacation. Discover some of the best fitness retreated for active travelers below.

Red Mountain Resort

Located in the mountainous region of St. George, Utah, Red Mountain Resort a beautifully positioned resort with unique fitness experiences designed to thrill. Nature lovers will love the plethora of outdoor adventures associated with this retreat. Each of these retreats offers three meals a day, hiking and biking tours, and yoga and fitness classes with stunning backgrounds. You can schedule a guided tour of surrounding areas, including Bryce Canyon, Zion, and Red Rocks National Park. This retreat is intended to provide unforgettable experiences with some of the United States’ best views.

The Coast Ridge

The Coast Ridge is a four-day hiking and health excursion in California. Headquartered on a San Francisco hillside, this retreat offers some of the best hiking views in the entire Bay area. Visitors can begin each day with relaxing yoga before embarking on long hikes through the area’s best trails. The Coast Ridge’s most popular yoga class focuses on strengthening the core. Additionally, visitors will have the privilege of eating plant-based meals meant to restore their bodies to better health.

Active Escapes

The United States surely offers a wide array of fitness retreats, but what about tropical islands? Did you know that active travel can be found on the beautiful island of Barbados? Enter Active Escapes, a fitness retreat located in Barbados, Hawaii, Thailand, Noosa, India, Bali, and more. Those choosing the Barbados location will have the privilege of staying at a luxurious resort overlooking the Caribbean and will be able to indulge in a week’s worth of gourmet meals prepared by chefs. Activities include mountain biking, yoga, hiking, snorkeling, and surfing. Active travelers will get a taste of everything when they embark on a trip with Active Escapes.

Castle Hot Springs

Castle Hot Springs is a remote location in Arizona meant to help individuals disconnect from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. This is a bit of a slower-paced retreat for active travelers, seeing that the property has a more relaxed way of living with spa services and hot springs. However, the property also offers a plethora of yoga classes, giving a taste of the active lifestyle while also prioritizing wellness. In addition to yoga, visitors can also indulge in fun activities ranging from pickleball to guided hikes.

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