With modern day life wearing people down, wellness tourism is on the rise. People wish to escape the rat race of their daily existence and seek refuge in nature. Image thanks to Tourism Tasmania & Mark Lane.
Tasmania is the ultimate destination for those wishing to eat organic cuisine, breathe in clean air, and drink some of the freshest water on the planet. The untouched wilderness is ripe for exploration and an ideal place for enjoying any number of physical activities such as hiking, swimming, kayaking, mountain biking, and more. In addition to 19 national parks, there are over 800 other reserves within Tasmania, filled with a wide variety of flora and fauna that is sure to dazzle any true nature lover. Image thanks to Tourism Tasmania & Dan Fellow.
In addition to the natural elements, there are health retreats and spas scattered across the island. This is optimum for those wishing to schedule time for deep, healing massages, yoga classes, a detox diet, sauna sessions, meditation, and more. Multiple day retreats and week-long programs are available, depending on the desired length of stay. Image thanks to Tourism Tasmania & Rob Burnett.
When combining all of these healing elements, it’s easy to see why Tasmania is becoming one of the top picks as a health and wellness getaway.