Holistic & Wellbeing holidays and tours, 2014 and 2015

Here’s a choice of holistic & wellbeing holidays with time for you to reflect & take a journey of self-discovery. From communal living on the Italian Riviera to self discovery in Peru, all our holistic & wellbeing holidays are provided by operators & accommodation committed to the local community & environment
Life coaching in Ireland
Create an opportunity for self enrichment, from €140 - €280 (8 days) ex flights
Luxury yoga & holistic retreat in Oxfordshire, UK
A powerful inner-journey in a sublimely bucolic location, from £400 - £1500 (5 days) ex flights
Luxury anti ageing health retreat in Spain
Anti-ageing health retreat for women only., from £998 (7 days) ex flights
Isle of Wight holistic weekend courses, England
Short courses discovering hidden talents and possibilities., from £90 - £120 (3 days) ex flights
Yoga holidays in Spain
Yoga holidays with optional energizing & relaxing activities, from £665 (6 days) ex flights
Life coaching and cultural holiday in Chiang Mai
Enjoy a cultural holiday in the luxurious setting of Chiang Mai, from £745 (8 days) ex flights
Yoga holiday in Portugal
Yoga, massage and acupuncture in the Portuguese mountains., from €650 - €800 (7 days) ex flights
Life coaching & spa holiday in Chiang Mai, Thailand
Destressing, relaxing or re-energizing in Northern Thailand, from £689 (8 days) ex flights
Luxury fitness holidays in Spain
Luxury weight loss, detox, fitness and wellbeing retreats..., from £1048 - £1248 (7 days) ex flights
Sintra Natural Park accommodation in Portugal
Guesthouse, in Sintra Natural Park, Portugal near beaches, from €65 - €110 per room per night
Yoga retreat in Portugal with Tango
A week of Yoga and Dance in Portugal., from €650 (6 days) ex flights
Canary Islands holistic holiday, including yoga
whales and the ocean, relax and resource, from €1199 (10 days) ex flights
Relaxing escape in Italy
Unwind & relax physically, mentally, spiritually., from €515 - €730 (6 days) ex flights
Scotland wellbeing retreat, short break
Ecotherapy in a natural, transformative haven, from £285 - £730 (3 days) ex flights
Ayurvedic retreat in Sri Lanka
Natural Ayurveda, Yoga & Wellness Retreat in Rural Sri Lanka, from US $65 - US $160 per accommodation per night (sleeps 2)
Yoga & ayurveda holiday in Portugal
Ayurveda, Yoga and massage in the mountains, from €650 (6 days) ex flights
Yoga, kayaking & snorkelling holidays in Spain
Yoga & beach water sports in Denia, Alicante., from €625 - €695 (5 days) ex flights
Highlands of Scotland accommodation near Inverness
Retreats and holidays at Scottish Victorian woodland mansion, from £28 - £40 (1 day) per person per night
Yoga & wellness holiday in Granada, Spain
Yoga, Fitness & Creative Holiday in Granada, Spain, from £650 (7 days) ex flights
Portugal yoga & massage holiday
Yoga, massage and mud baths in the Portuguese mountains., from €650 (6 days) ex flights
Yoga holiday in Croatia
Yoga retreat for body and soul on the amazing island of Vis., from €759 (7 days) ex flights
Yoga retreats in Andalucia, Spain
Yoga and meditation in the magical mountains of Andalucia, from €599 - €1099 (6 days) ex flights
Portugal yoga & dance holiday
A week of yoga, music, massage and mud baths in the Portuguese mountains. , from €650 (6 days) ex flights
Yoga and Pilates holiday in Spain
Yoga and pilates holidays at gorgeous boutique hotels, Spain, from £685 (6 days) ex flights
Health & wellbeing holiday for women, Spain
Luxury women only health & wellness retreat., from £998 (7 days) ex flights
Portugal yoga & Thai massage holiday
Yoga, massage and mud baths in the Portuguese mountains., from €650 (6 days) ex flights
Portugal yoga holiday, Iyengar retreat
Wonderful healing Iyengar yoga retreat in Portugal's Algarve, from €755 (7 days) ex flights
Yoga & relaxation holiday in Portugal
Yoga, massage and mud baths in the Portuguese mountains., from €650 - €800 (6 days) ex flights
Fitness holidays & fitness courses in Kenya
Fitness holidays in Kenya, from £2150 (9 days) ex flights
Yoga retreats in Thailand
Design your own yoga retreat in the mountains of Thailand, from Baht6000 (3 days) ex flights

106 reviews for Holistic & Wellbeing holidays4 star overall rating

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Life coaching and cultural holiday in Chiang Mai
Excellent. This was a memorable (and life changing!) experience. The most memorable part was the actual one to one life coaching sessions and being able to do these at a comfortable and relaxing hotel. (more)Karen Gorham
The most memorable part of the holiday was the life coaching that we had and, a fantastic highlight, the excursion to the elephant sanctuary. (more)Kirsten Stolz
From £745 excluding flights
Sintra Natural Park accommodation in Portugal
It was wonderful. We had such a relaxing time, good food, good wine...Nothing was too much trouble for James and Aasta, they made us feel so welcome. (more)Jenni Malcolm
The location is perfect for sightseeing in Sintra, cliff walking, forest trails, beach visits, day trip to Lisbon or Cascais, good and reasonable eating options...the perfect cocktail of good accommodation , helpful hosts, location, scenic walking, sightseeing and food. (more)hina chandra
We had a relaxing holiday, James & Aasta made us very welcome and gave us lots of tips, advice and information on the local area. (more)David and Pauline Truelove
From €65 - €110 per room per night
Yoga holiday in Portugal
Wouldn't change a thing! One of the most memorable parts of my holiday was staying in a beautiful odega! Away from the call and drive of modern technology! Secreted in our own romantic stone retreat in the hills of Portugal. (more)Michael Collett
Fantastic...So many highlights - the yoga of course, the food, the treatments and the landscape - and perhaps the relaxed atmosphere fostered by the team. (more)Sinead Mooney
Excellent...it does what it says on the tin! ...and the food and massages were amazing! (more)Debra Butler
From €650 - €800 excluding flights
Yoga & relaxation holiday in Portugal
It was amazing and fabulous and life changing. One of the best holidays I have ever been on, I just wish it could have been longer!! (more)Rosy Everitt
This would be a perfect and highly recommendable holiday if you're: interested in nurturing your mind and body by yoga and healthy tasty food...The love and warmth of the Winter family made you directly feel at ease and at home. The yoga classes were of good quality and inspiring. Loved the silent walks in the morning. (more)Jasmijn Visser
So many memories and amazing times. Probably the most exciting was swimming in fast flowing rivers and waterfalls around the house! ...A brilliant holiday and I'd definitely go back. (more)Laura Chan
From €650 - €800 excluding flights
Yoga retreat in Portugal with Tango
Fantastic would recommend to everyone...The most memorable part of the holiday was the family that run the retreat. They are so warm, loving and welcoming that it felt like spending a week with family. (more)Rebecca Hones
super great, a big bravo to the Moses team, teachers, benevoles and family, they are the one making it magic ! (more)Sophie Durlot
From €650 excluding flights
Life coaching & spa holiday in Chiang Mai, Thailand
Feeling the warmth of the sun on my skin everyday. When you live in Scotland this rarely happens! (more)Emma Gunter
The operator was wonderful with helping people who are stuck in life or who just want to change (more)Cherry Lihou
From £689 excluding flights
Luxury anti ageing health retreat in Spain
Brilliant! It’s exactly what a lot of women need during stressful times and it’s a fantastic environment to make friends and support other people. There were lots of memorable aspects but the two things that stand out were the varied mixture of activities in the programme, and the cohesion of the group and tutors alike. (more)Jita Shah
The food was absolutely delicious and we were never hungry which was quite a surprise for a detox holiday. The exercise program was just perfect and you could do as much or as you felt able to. The treatments in the SPA were excellent. All around it was a fantastic holiday. (more)Sari Winckworth
From £998 excluding flights
Fitness holidays & fitness courses in Kenya
Crawling like a crocodile on the sand, and my failed attempt to climb a tree, stick out in my mind. It's provided a lot of comic fodder to my friends when I tell the stories. I LOVED boxing, the food was absolutely delicious and just seeing the "before and after" videos of myself was very motivational. (more)Tania Zwicky
Go for it, you will discover a different (and fun) way to do fitness in a beautiful environment and spirit. (more)Sandrine de La Pommeraye
Just book it! You will not regret it for one moment! I have never got so much out of a two week trip in my life. Beautiful scenery, great exercise, super food, luxury accommodation and a refreshing new take on local culture and environment. (more)Karen O'Mahony
From £2150 excluding flights
Life coaching in Ireland
Memorable parts? The welcome from the owners and the warmth and cleanliness of the cottage. Tips? Go for it. Avail of the access to bicycles and local walks and cycle tracks Local benefits? Yes Overall rating? Excellent, it did exactly what I needed it to do. (more)Annemarie Leonard
From €140 - €280 excluding flights
Sintra Natural Park retreats & walks in Portugal
Really enjoyed staying at the guesthouse. Hospitality was amazing. James was there with good information regarding where to find plants and books and help plan days out. (more)Lynne Samuel
The most memorable parts were the lovely countryside (red-tiled roofs, etc.), the beautiful historic towns to visit (Lisbon, Sintra, Coimbra, Obidos...) and the marvellous breakfasts (really brunches) cooked up by Aasta. I also appreciated the many nice little touches (not expected in a B&B) - a bathrobe, fresh fruit and little chocolates in the room every day... (more)Joanne Deller
The whole holiday was memorable, the place itself was beautiful overlooking the sea and surrounding countryside... We met some lovely people at the accommodation and recommend it for a bed and breakfast holiday in a lovely region of Portugal. (more)Jane Freemantle
From €490 - €1000 excluding flights
Yoga and Pilates holiday in Spain
Memorable parts? The super yoga and pilates classes and the lovely 12k coastal walk. Tips? The taxi from Alicanti to Denia was expensive at 120E, but was much quicker than a 2 hour bus trip where you have to take one bus to Benidorm, wait there half an hour and take another bus to Denia, cost about 20E, but alot of hassle travelling on your own. Local benefits? definitly benefitted local shops and resturants Overall rating? EXCELLANT (more)Lorna FitzGerald
From £685 excluding flights
Portugal yoga holiday, Iyengar retreat
The combination of the very warm welcome, excellent teaching and the wonderful food...All the elements were carefully put together with experience and a real commitment to the well being of the quests. The location was beautiful too. (more)Ros Morpeth
Excellent..Great food. A relaxing holiday in good company (more)Roger Elston-Green
A wonderful enriching experience...The Quinta and surrounding land was like paradise in August; flowers and fruit in abundance, and one got a sense of it being a special, loved place. (more)liz bailey
From €755 excluding flights
Portugal yoga & Thai massage holiday
Excellent...perfect in so many ways. . There is an energy that runs through the place and you feel connected every waking moment; as you find a quiet moment by one of the water pools, or take a walk with one of the dogs, attending a yoga class, enjoying a good night’s sleep. It’s a healing place like no other. (more)sophia Hannay
Very enjoyable, very relaxing - I got some new experiences and insights! (more)Sabine Kalke
Definitely to be recommended...The combination of Yoga and acupuncture treatments was extremely beneficial and unique and the hosts were caring and thoughtful. The food was fantastic, fresh and plentiful. (more)Katherine Wood
From €650 excluding flights
Portugal yoga & massage holiday
Excellent! This is a holiday for people who want or need to offer time to themselves, stepping out of their daily life for a week and literally cleansing their body on every level, whether physically, mentally or spiritually. (more)georgina porro
The holistic integrated nature of it and the range of activities included. Great yoga, treatments, food and classes. I had a wonderful bedroom with a picture window looking out on the valley which raised my mood every time I looked out. It was a little like childhood holidays going to visit family for the warmth of the welcome. (more)Margaret Grogan
From €650 excluding flights
Yoga, kayaking & snorkelling holidays in Spain
Memorable parts? The fantastic hotel we stayed at and the lovely small touches provided by the girls running the holiday Tips? Its a lovely hotel so booking an extra day or 2 is a great idea. The yoga is not very challenging so if you're very serious about you're yoga practice you may find it frustrating. Local benefits? Yes- it was a locally run small hotel which employed local people. The girls also tried to reduce environmental impact by recycling water bottles. Overall... (more)Tania Constable
From €625 - €695 excluding flights
Yoga & ayurveda holiday in Portugal
Memorable parts? I had such an amazing time at Yoga at Moses, I don't think I could pinpoint my favourite moment, but the things that stood out the most were: the beautiful morning walks and yoga sessions overlooking the valley, the copious amounts of delicious, nutritious food, with loads of variety at every meal, the completely horizontal feeling of relaxation at Moses and the welcoming and accepting attitudes of the Winter family. Tips? Just come as you are and be open to being... (more)Holly Parker
From €650 excluding flights
Life change holiday for women in Thailand
Exactly what I needed and when I needed it most!!! The staff of Puripunn & organizers of the Life Change Program are very welcoming and some of the kindest and warmest people I have ever met! I agree, "I am reborn! Simply the best holiday I have ever had!" (more)Ora Culmer
From start to finish my holiday was amazing...This really was a life changing holiday, one of the best times of my life. (more)Patricia Lloyd
The whole holiday was extremely memorable. Working with Chrissy and Alex who run the Lifechange programme in Chiang Mai was the best gift that I have ever given myself. (more)Claire Clottey
From £559 excluding flights
Ireland self catering eco cabins
Very enjoyable. A lovely part of Ireland with lots to do and places to visit. Not many other tourists around, which is good. (more)Jenny Adams
Absolutely brilliant, money well spent. Can't wait to visit again!! (more)Carla McGuigan
From €450 - €750 per cabin per week (sleeps 4-6)
Christchurch self catering cottage, New Zealand
Memorable parts? finding little deserted spots - less-visited beaches; an out-of-the-way river. And all the outdoors activities New Zealand offers. Tips? I can't really think of any 'warning' type tips - everything was made very easy and pleasant for us by the hosts, who were efficient and helpful and offered lots of good suggestions for activities. So I guess I'd suggest asking local people for the best things to do. Oh, and use the i-sites - tourist info sites in all cities and... (more)Natalie Kirschstein
From NZ $90 - NZ $95 per double room per night
Relaxing escape in Italy
very very good! a wonderfull place, wonderfull tretments, great yoga teacher. all the staff is so nice and helpfull (more)Ayala Franko
Excellent value for money. Laid back retreat/holiday. (more)janet bostock
Yoga practice, mountain views & food were the most memorable parts of this holiday (more)Svetlana Tsebriy
From €515 - €730 excluding flights
Yoga holiday in Goa
An oasis of peace, a place to chill and relax, enjoying the quiet atmosphere in the middle of nature. The tents are great, the food is very good, owners and customers nice and interesting people. I would definitely recommend it. (more)Arianna Rebeschini
It was beautiful, the staff were lovely, the yoga classes were incredible, and the teachers attentive and hands-on...Incredible: Nourishment for mind, body and soul! (more)Savina Wachter
The location was the most memorable - the venue was absolutely amazing. Bliss!The venue was eco-friendly, with composting toilets, solar power, home grown food etc. (more)Mary Woodward
From Rupee29000 - Rupee69625 excluding flights
Yoga holidays in Spain
The yoga fit holiday was a great mix of fitness activities. Although I did not expect to, I enjoyed the body toning. But the yoga stood out as the most memorable of the activities. (more)Carol Taylor
Great! just wish it had been longer than 6 days, 10 days would have been perfect. (more)Jai Lescieur
Great yoga in a lovely light and quiet studio within the hotel courtyard. Interesting hotel that wasn't far away from the beach, marina, tapas bars and lovely restaurants...I would definitely go again. Already looking at Nicole and Gary's Altea holiday. (more)Jo Channing
From £665 excluding flights
Scotland holistic and wellbeing holidays
Rosie was a unique hostess the yogateacher did a great job the surroundings were lovely the accommodation was perfect and the food was delicious the tours to Loch Ness, Glen Affric and the other places were absolutely fantastic the other guests were kind and charming the craft was a challenge (more)Pia Jeanne Arildsen
Very good (more)Sara Toyn
Just being there with intelligent, congenial people who were all involved in learning something unusual and useful from a wonderful young woman...It was terrific! (more)Norma Schneider
From £695 - £845 excluding flights
Kerala ayurveda & yoga accommodation, India
The pick up from the airport was very welcome, although the two hour drive a little scary at times but that is India for you. (more)Lisa Chothia
The most enjoyable part of my holiday was the ayurvedic treatments that I had. The staff at the resort were also so nice, they couldn't do enough for you and always had a smile on their faces. (more)Kirandeep Rihal
I do feel it benefited local people as all of the staff were local and they didn't seem to impact on the environment in any detrimental way. (more)Kelly Newell
From £25 - £45 per room per night

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5 stars
I am reborn! Simply the best holiday I have ever been on
4 stars
Some great stories to tell the grandchildren. Would recommend to a friend
3 stars
Very enjoyable
2 stars
It was OK
1 star
A bit disappointing really
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