When life gets hectic, finding the right places to travel for pure and utter relaxation is a must. Across the world, there are many incredible destinations that cater to leisure-seekers of all types – couples, groups and singles. Within each destination, there are a number of world-class resorts that further inspire you to unwind and relax.
Best Places to Travel for Relaxation
To help you start planning the most romantic break ever, we have put together a list of our favourite places to travel for full relaxation, mind, body and soul.
Our top picks on the most relaxing places to travel to this year include the following:
Where to stay: Kuredo Island Resort & Spa
With just a single resort found on the island of Kuredo, this Maldives destination is as remote as it gets. Situated within Lhavivani Atoll, the island spans just 1800 meters by 325 metres wide and is accessible by seaplane. If you have been daydreaming about endless white powdery beaches, shallow azure lagoons and stilted wooden chalets situated over the water, Kuredo is sure to be as close to paradise as it gets.
Flic en Flac, Mauritius
Where to stay: Sugar Beach Hotel
Although there are other, quieter places in Mauritius, Flic en Flac is the type of place that offers relaxation without running out of things to see and do. This area is home to a beautiful beach, a protected lagoon, plenty of picnic spots, a variety of watersports and activities, beach bars, and plenty more besides. It also puts you in easy reach of nearby attractions, acting as a great base from which to explore the island.
Sainte Anne Island, Seychelles
Where to stay: Beachcomber Seychelles Sainte Anne Resort & Spa
Another island housing just a single resort, Sainte Anne Island offers the ultimate retreat within the Seychelles. The island lies just 10 minutes off the coast of Mahe, which is accessible by boat. Nature enthusiasts are sure to love this island, with an abundance of birds and creatures to spot within this pristine nature reserve. Spend your days relaxing on the beach, try a nature walk, enjoy pampering treatments at the resort spa and you will soon see why this island has become a sought-after choice for leisure-seekers.
Now that you have a better idea of where to go to revive your senses, you can get on to the fun part… planning your dream holiday. Whenever you plan to go, these reviving destinations are without a doubt some of the best places to travel to when you are in need of downtime.