The noise, chaos, and momentum of our everyday lives can leave us with a yearning to seek out a path of self-discovery. A desire to heal, rejuvenate, and energise our body and soul. Travelling to enchanting places across the globe with surreal surrounds that will help create the perfect healing journey.
The landscape and closeness to nature fuels the soul with hope, happiness, and purpose that leads to an awakening. It induces an intense sense of renewal that motivates you to pursue life with all your heart. Here are seven extraordinary places on earth that are perfect as Healing Holidays Destinations.
1. Mount Shasta, California
Mount Shasta has attracted seekers of healing, spirituality, and mindfulness for many decades. It is known as the place where heaven meets earth, with the breathtaking view of the fabulous landscapes that cradle the mountain. You can road trip around the glorious mountain to soak in a dose of the enchanting beauty and carry with you trekking equipment on a roof rack basket to take a challenging and transforming journey uphill that can be refreshing and soothing.
Special Feature: The sacred site tours offer a chance to go on a mythical exploration around the mountain and experience shamanic awakening sessions, making it the perfect place to go for some soul searching. The place is about embracing the beauty and calmness of nature and harnessings its power to self-heal.
2. Tulum, Mexico
The freeing sensation of letting yourself relax, enjoy, and rejuvenate helps to feel young and wild again, and it is only possible in an exquisite destination like the beach in Tulum. The view of the bright blue sea in the company of the wild wind creates an aura of positivity, motivation, and joy like you have never experienced. A spot by the edge of the cliff known as the Temple of the Wind God offers a breathtaking view of nature`s mysterious and majestic creations that helps to feel liberated, light, and transformed. The healing rituals at retreats enable us to understand and experience a radical self- live in a beautiful environment.
Special Feature: The place is perfect to connect with the beauty of nature that transforms into a healing vortex to soothe your body and mind.
3. Kerala, India
Kerala, located in the southern region of India, is home for a centuries-old tradition of heritage and healing. The exquisite beauty of the greenery that embodies the region is perfect for long nature walks embraced by majestic flora. From sun-soaking yoga, mindful meditation to healing ayurvedic massages, the regions offer a variety of activities for travellers to soak in the beauty and rejuvenate. The healing centres offer extraordinary care for stress management, while the positive vibrations from the pure, green surroundings induce positive vibes to cleanse your body and soul.
Special Feature: The region is all about relishing the lush mountains and gleaming water bodies that can help relax your mind and soul.
4. Kyoto, Japan
Kyoto, once known as Heian Kyo, means the capital of peace and tranquillity. The region has been considered a sacred part of the Japanese culture for many centuries, with the city offering hundreds of Buddhist temples, Shinto shrines, and even churches along the ancient lanes. The Pilgrim paths along the Kodo trails and temple stays at Mount Koya takes you on a path to self-healing through intriguing landscapes and architecture that ooze serenity and tranquillity.
Special Feature: The view of the eighth century Fushimi Onari Shrine and the red gates located on the hill will give the feeling of connecting with your soul and invoke your spiritual appetite to seek peace and joy.
5. Bali, Indonesia
The beautiful land of Bali has a history of spiritual heritage to it that is undeniably evident from the calming elegance of this place. The Balinese culture deeply associates energy balance in the body and mind with good health and happiness, and the island oozes with positive vibrations and lightness that takes you into a realm of personal healing and transformation.
Special Feature: The island culture is firmly rooted in the power of meditation, yoga for self- healing and growth and the healing rituals of the place offer a chance to experience them. It helps you connect with the beauty and power of mother earth and relinquish your stress and pain with positivity.
6. Lake Titicaca, Bolivia, Peru
The glorious shimmer of Lake Titicaca that gleams in the hues of sunlight is considered the centre to the birth of the Incan civilization. The pilgrim sites and shrines along the Island of Sun, have key religious significance and are known to be a healing and spiritual centre for many years. A walk through the flagstones paths, temple ruins, and the view of the mesmerizing snowcapped Andes could be the best way to relieve stress. The yoga retreats that give a glimpse at the original tantra yoga and yogic massages along with guided chantings help to relax the body and relish the peace and serenity of the place.
Special Feature: Other activities, such as emotional freedom techniques and land healing ceremonies at this place, also known as the Earth`s Second Chakra, is all about creating deeper connections to heal and transform.
7. Sedona, Arizona
Considered a sacred region of the original Native American tribes, Sedona, located along the south of the Grand Canyon, is a place for healing and self-care. It is considered the mecca for wellness that includes a spectrum of healing processes like mindful yoga, meditation, aura readings and alternative medicine. The region is believed to contain several energy vortexes that are said to aid in self-healing and rejuvenation. The intense energy points with the view of the majestic landscapes make it an ideal location to focus on self-improvement.
Special Feature: There are several activities, including nature hikes, spas, hypnotherapy, healing massage treatments available here that help enrich the body and soul while connecting you with nature.
Seeking the power of nature to heal and renew your mind and body is an extraordinary and natural means of self-care and love. The calm, serene surroundings of these locations can give a sense of co-living with nature and its magnificent creations. Travelling to these wonderful destinations could lead you on a path of self-discovery.
** This is a guest post by Harold Camaya, Digital Marketing Specialist who writes prolifically for various sites around the world.
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Originally published at https://theincidentaltourist.com on September 10, 2020.