Getting away to a new place for rest, relaxation and rejuvenation is a big part of many vacations. Cruising offers an escape where you can be pampered in a completely different environment away from the stresses of life on land. Aboard your luxurious cruise ship you will enjoy being pampered with many different options for keeping fit and a long list of revitalizing spa treatments for the ultimate rejuvenating vacation!
Modern cruise ship spas are an oasis of serenity. Not only do they offer numerous treatment options, from hot stone massage to aromatherapy showers, they are luxurious and extremely comfortable in their design with magnificent sea views. Just spending some time at the thalassotherapy pool or in the relaxation lounge can be an exquisite escape for an hour or two during your cruise.
Wellness is the watchword with many lines offering medical grade treatments including acupuncture. Healthy cuisine and drinks are also available at the dedicated spa dining area found close to the spa and gym.
Yes, those wanting to be more active will find a gym adjacent to the spa on most ships so you can easily combine maintaining your exercise routine with some relaxing spa appointments.
Classes are available in yoga, spinning, Pilates and more. You can meet with a trainer to design your own fitness program. As well, a wealth of sports activities are offered on board with everything from basketball and tennis courts to traditional shuffleboard and surf simulators, depending on the ship you choose.
Golf driving nets, mini golf and even golf simulators are available for golf enthusiasts and don’t forget to check out the many golf themed cruises where pros come on board for special events and clinics.
There are wellness themed cruises as well to further enhance your spa and wellness experience during your cruise.
The latest trend for new ships joining cruise line fleets is the addition of spa staterooms with easy access to the spa and some wonderful special amenities and perks for those wanting a relaxing spa vacation.
And while you are enjoying your spa and wellness vacation, your cruise ship is taking you to your next exciting port of call!
Are you ready for a complete break to get away from it all? Cruising certainly offers an escape like no other.
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