For the traveller in need of rejuvenation, Klook lists relaxing activities around the globe to be experienced first-hand
IT’S all too easy to get swept up by your hectic schedule and never-ending to-do list. Craving for some “me time” is almost inevitable. Whether you’re a mother who’s juggling it all, a stressed-out executive or an always-online millennial, Klook, a world-leading travel activities and services booking platform, shortlists the most relaxing and rewarding meditation, pampering, and spa experiences around the world you can try out.
Whether you’re dabbling in meditation or taking your practice to the next level, turn to the masters for a Mount Abang Jungle Trekking and Kintamani Sunrise Yoga in Bali, Indonesia. On this full-day excursion, you’ll reconnect with nature on a silent, meditative walk through the woodlands, visit a village for an earth ritual, relax during a yoga session, join a water-cleansing ceremony and fuel your body with a light, healthy meal.
Seeking a short getaway without having to travel too far from Kuala Lumpur? Visit Crystal Spa, located at the Lost World of Tambun in Ipoh ,Perak to rejuvenate with the spa’s aromatherapy and body massage. After the massage, don’t forget to hit the town and grab a cup of Ipoh’s famous white coffee to complete the experience.
The Japanese swear by steamy onsen (hot spring) baths because they believe the mineral-rich waters can soothe tired muscles, boost circulation, eliminate toxins and relax the mind. After exploring Tokyo’s urban jungle, tap into onsen culture with Klook’s Oedo-Onsen-Monogatari Physical Ticket. As Japan’s largest hot spring theme park, the sprawling grounds have everything you need to unwind — authentic yukata robes, quiet nature trails, 13 different spring baths, rock baths, steam baths and a handful of healthy Japanese restaurants.
LIMBER UP IN THE HIMALAYAS
Practised in Nepal for centuries, yoga is one of the most effective ways to exercise your body and mind. Not only will a Mandala Studio Yoga Session in Kathmandu help you limber up after a flight, but it will also fill you with positive vibes, strengthen your spirit and calm your mind.
To experience the best of Budapest’s famous bath culture, book a Széchenyi Spa Fast Track Ticket, which enables you to skip to the front of the queue. Once inside, explore romantic neo-baroque architecture and medicinal hot springs across 18 indoor and outdoor pools. You can also upgrade to a private cabin or the “I Love Spa” bundle to ensure you’re pampered from head to toe when in Hungary.
If you love the idea of bathing in one of Iceland’s world-famous geothermal baths, head to Blue Lagoon to dip in the milky blue waters. Try the mineral-rich face mask while admiring the dramatic rocky surrounds and enjoy a drink.