If you dream of combining fitness with a luxury vacation, then look no further than this list. These vacations provide the perfect opportunity to meet like-minded people from around the world or travel with your best friend or significant other, and experience unique fitness retreats to help you get into shape and stay active. These fitness havens offer an array of health programs, classes and activities in stunning destinations and have the ability to transform your life. Plan a getaway that will inspire you to stay healthy long after the trip is over.
The Body Holiday in St. Lucia is packed with fitness activities including yoga, body spin, tennis, Pilates, water volleyball, Zumba, beach football, aqua fit and a morning run to start your day. This all-inclusive luxury resort promotes wellbeing, and their distinguished Wellness Center includes a fabulous spa to soothe tired muscles. You won’t go hungry here, with five restaurants including Ayurvedic cuisine that focuses on cooking with healing principles stemming from the ancient Indian philosophy of Ayurveda and living wisely.
If you want to get in shape in beautiful Barbados, head to Active Escapes for a week of energy-boosting fitness regimes. Guests stay at Sandy Lane, a luxurious rsort overlooking the Caribbean Sea. Your week of getting active includes hiking, mountain biking, training sessions, yoga, snorkeling and surfing. Gourmet meals are included, and chefs use as few processed ingredients as possible and lots of whole foods.