According to The Global Wellness Institute’s report, wellness tourism is gradually becoming a tourist's choice towards leading a healthy and relaxed lifestyle, close to nature, whilst experiencing an emotional balance.
With superior advantages in natural resources, Vietnam has favorable conditions to offer people who are looking for days of silence during a vacation. Are you looking for a well-earned break away from the stresses of daily life? Look no further as we have rounded up 8 of the best wellness getaways in Vietnam. These luxury retreats also offer traditional Vietnamese therapies in their wellness packages.
1. TIA Wellness Resort - Da Nang
Situated on a stunning beachfront with beautiful private pool villas, TIA Wellness Resort combines authentic wellbeing with understated luxury. TIA is ideally placed within easy reach of three World Heritage sites, just 15 minutes from Da Nang International Airport. TIA Wellness Resort garnered attention when it opened as the first spa-inclusive five-star resort in Vietnam. The resort’s spa is the heart of the operation, providing two 80-minute treatments per day per guest, included in the nightly rates. The extensive spa menu allows guests to go beyond the usual massages to try something new and different, such as Himalayan heart stone therapy, Japanese Reiki, or crystal wands.
In addition to the inclusive spa treatments, TIA Wellness Resort also offers daily complimentary activities, which guests are encouraged to integrate into their holidays. Put together your own program from the array of daily yoga classes, creative workshops, and mindfulness practices. The resort’s private villas are stylish havens, with plunge pools and garden courtyards.
2. Alba Wellness Valley by Fusion - Hue
In the hills outside of Hue, Alba Wellness Valley by Fusion is the perfect escape for a few nights of self-care and silence. The resort’s bamboo bungalows are an oasis of calming space. Each comes with its own garden, outdoor rainshower, and a bicycle for exploring the grounds. The resort offers the only seven-step Japanese onsen in Vietnam, but the real treat are the natural thermal springs, which run through the gardens, inviting you to a hot, healing soak at any hour.
The spa is the heart of the operation, with daily sessions performed by expertly trained therapists, who will glide you from one treatment to the next with perfect professionalism. Spend your hours outside the spa sampling from the healthy menu, lounging in a kimono on your private porch, and enjoying Hue’s soothing scenery.
3. Regent Phu Quoc - Phu Quoc
Regent Phu Quoc offers locally inspired massages to help your mind and body relax. You can enjoy a variety of immersive and rejuvenating treatments at the spa in this luxury hotel. You can also visit the hotel’s rooftop and indoor or outdoor yoga pavilions to focus on your inner self. Regent Phu Quoc’s unparalleled views of sky, sand and ocean assure a heightened sense of mindfulness. You can also join the scheduled complimentary daily group practice. Besides these, private guided yoga and many unique treatments are also available with a Holistic Wellness Coach in a Personal Haven around the resort.
4. Mekong Wellness Cruise
Are you looking for a relaxing journey of self-discovery where you can also explore the natural wonders and cultural sights of the Mekong River as your backdrop? Then the Mekong Wellness Cruise is specifically designed for you. Designed by Luminary Wellness, this voyage will inspire your personal growth as you unearth more about yourself. You can cruise through Southeast Asia’s mightiest river onboard the Victoria Mekong Cruise, which was launched in 2019 and remains the region’s newest cruise ship. The Mekong Wellness Cruise also offers guided excursions where you can explore nature. Besides, you can attend wellness workshops with activities to improve your personal growth and discover your true self.
5. Six Senses Ninh Van Bay - Khanh Hoa
Six Senses Ninh Van Bay resort in Vietnam is set on a dramatic bay looking out to the East Vietnam Sea, so it can only be approached by water. You will be intimately at one with nature here. At this resort, you can enjoy your spacious villa with a garden terrace or sundeck, directly on the beach, over the water, between the rocks or on a mountain slope; all of which offer sweeping views of the ocean. Six Senses Spa Ninh Van Bay will treat you from top to toe. Among the offerings here are traditional Vietnamese therapies, local body treatments and yoga.
6. Amanoi, Vinh Hy Bay - Ninh Thuan Province
Claiming a stunning stretch of Vietnam’s coastline within Nui Chua National Park and UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, Amanoi is a natural paradise overlooking Vinh Hy Bay. This resort’s remote location, its clifftop restaurants and pool, lakeside Aman Spa and private golden sand beach, provide plenty of opportunities for outdoor exploration, cultural immersion and tranquil relaxation. If you are seeking a holistic wellbeing experience immersed in nature, then this is the perfect place for you. Aman’s two Wellness Pool Villas combine an exceptional standard of accommodation with integrated spa and wellbeing facilities. The Forest Wellness Pool Villa draws on the healing power and sacred wisdom of trees.
7. Banyan Tree Lang Co - Thua Thien Hue
Banyan Tree Lang Co is a spectacular, multi-award winning paradise of elegant all-pool villas at the Laguna Lang Co integrated destination. The resort is situated between the blue waters of the East Sea and the Truong Son mountain range. Banyan Tree Lang Co’s spa will lead you on a journey of self-renewal in comfortable surroundings that eases natural healing. You can immerse yourself in well-curated treatments using natural ingredients and delivered by skilful spa therapists in the resort’s villa treatment rooms. With traditional remedies consisting of aromatic tropical ingredients, your senses will be revitalized by the intuitive art of touch.
8. Six Senses Con Dao - Con Dao
Six Senses Con Dao is the first top-rated beach resort in Vietnam’s archipelago islands. Located in a protected national and marine park, this resort is just a 45-minute flight from Ho Chi Minh City but a world away from all the hustle and bustle. Built in a relaxed residential style, and encircled by tropical gardens, Six Senses Spa Con Dao consists of five treatment rooms, an outdoor Yoga and Meditation Pavilion, a nail bar, and a coconut oil workshop studio. You can also head outside for a morning run or a few squats or stretches while enjoying the stunning views of the Lo Voi Mountain.
Even the most dedicated health enthusiasts among us need a boost from time to time. If your cookie consumption is on the uptake, your energy reserves on the decline, or if you’re simply looking for a few days of restoration, you will be satisfied with a various range of wellness retreat packages in Vietnam combine with inspired local activities offered by Vietspace Travel. Discover our 20-days Wellness Retreat Program now!