There’s an extra bank holiday for the upcoming Diamond Jubilee weekend, so why not make the most of it and get more time away without having to take more days off work? Plus, not all holidays mean you get fat… how about getting fit too?
With one month to go, it’s not too late to book something great.
The only dates to take off work are the 6th, 7th and 8th June – by using this holiday time you can secure a nine day break with only three days annual leave.
Failing this you can still have a four day break away in Europe without taking any time off work. We take a look at some ideas for tailor-made active and wellness holidays, short and long, from Health and Fitness Travel.
Short Breaks (from 2nd – 6th June)
This intimate and boutique retreat in Mallorca is surrounded by five acres of lush gardens at the base of the Tramuntana mountains. Choose a tailored programme to suit you from cycling, stress reliever, spa & sport or yoga detox. If you are looking to renew energy then this exclusive healthy break is just what you need, with inspiring exercise classes, invigorating spa treatments and delectable nutritious cuisine.
You can currently book a four night break at Reads from £1,070pp, including return flights, transfers, accommodation full board with an inclusive programme.
Budapest: Danubius Wellness
Restore, explore and transform yourself with some relaxing spa treatments at one of Europe’s leading thermal spas in Budapest. Unwind and de-stress with the extensive range of treatments and thermal waters. Enjoy salt cave healing sessions, mud treatments and massages along with access to daily activities including yoga, Pilates, fitness and aqua aerobics.
A four night healthy break at Danubius will cost you from £840pp including return flights, transfers, accommodation and a wellness programme.
Portugal: Longevity Essential Fitness
For a nature and wellness getaway, this luxurious mountain retreat located in Monchique will aim to rebalance and rejuvenate. Longevity’s top fitness and nutritional experts offer in-depth evaluations using cutting-edge diagnostic tools, lifestyle assessment and one-on-one fitness coaching to help to lose fat, improve muscle tone, flexibility, core strength, posture, vitality and energy.
Four nights at Longevity Wellness Resort in Portugal costs from £1,160pp including accommodation full board, the Essential fitness programme, return flights and transfers.
Tenerife: Abama Wellness
If the intention is to keep fit, tone up, relax, enjoy a holistic treatment or be pampered, then try out this retreat set on the untouched western coast of Tenerife. Submerge yourself in paradise and enjoy fabulous spa treatments, health and fitness consultations, personal training sessions and unlimited group activities including; tennis, golf, yoga, Pilates, spinning, beach hula-hoop, tai-chi by the sea and Zumba.
Health and Fitness Travel offer a three night healthy break at Abama from £990pp including return flights, transfers, accommodation and a wellness programme.
Long Breaks (from 2nd – 11th June)
St Vincent & the Grenadines: Buccament Bay Luxury Bootcamp
Luxury and bootcamp might not be words you expect to find together, but this all-inclusive luxury resort in the Caribbean is merging relaxing with the pursuit of hard core fitness goals with this Luxury Bootcamp retreat. Fitness 4’s trainers and nutritionists have created a healthy diet that is designed to help you lose weight and build muscle to increase your overall lifestyle and well-being. Choose a five, six or seven day camp and then enjoy the rest of your time with beach recovery and spa treatments.
You can get seven nights at Buccament Bay Luxury Bootcamp all-inclusive from £2,545pp (no single supplement) including return flights and transfers.
Thailand: Absolute Sanctuary
Enjoy a tailored all-inclusive programme and choose from yoga, detox, weight management, fitness or de-stress along with delicious healthy cuisine. Located on a hill in the beautiful island of Koh Samui, this healthy retreat features a world-class yoga centre offering 25 classes a week, fitness classes including Thai boxing, spa treatments and hydrotherapy rooms. This holiday’s aim is to help you find your balance mentally, physically and spiritually.
Seven nights currently costs from £1,620pp including return flights, transfers and a full board all-inclusive programme.
Antigua: Sugar Ridge Spa & Sport
Enjoy a tailored all-inclusive spa and sport programme at this luxury Caribbean resort. Each day will offer a choice of fitness activity ranging from early morning walks, step aerobics, Hatha yoga, water aerobics, boot camp and personal circuit training, all under the supervision of trained professional instructors. Then unwind at the spa with a choice of daily spa treatment to soothe tired limbs.
The offer is for seven nights at Sugar Ridge Spa & Sport all-inclusive from £2,145pp including return flights and transfers.
Mexico: Now Sapphire
Here you’ll find an unlimited luxury ocean front setting resort where experiences include endless health and fitness activities from yoga to Zumba, four swimming pools, nightly entertainment and golf at nearby Playa Paraíso Golf Club. There’s the Spa, with indigenous treatments to full-body massage, tennis courts and fitness centre.
Health and Fitness Travel offer seven nights all-inclusive at Now Sapphire from £1,480pp including return flights, transfers, accommodation and a spa programme.
Health and Fitness Travel offers tailor-made active and wellness holidays worldwide from health-kick trips in Europe and a host of far flung destinations for single travellers, couples and families. Health and Fitness Travel is a member of the Travel Trust Association and registered with ATOL, our ATOL number is T7354. Telephone 0845 5441936 for more information on these holidays.