10 destinations around the world to enjoy a unique spa experience

A spa experience is something that many resorts and hotels around the world offer their guests, but these experiences can be regular for many. However, there are places in the world where the spa experience is rated as unique. From a dip in a milky lake to a relaxing massage in the middle of the desert, here are some destinations to visit for a unique spa experience.

ten Milky Way, Palau

The Milky Way is a lake in the rocky islands of Palau characterized by a milky color and a bottom filled with muddy limestone deposits. Visitors to this lake are advised to dive to the bottom of the lake, pick up a muddy deposit and rub it on their face as a natural skin treatment.


9 Hammam of Cagaloglu, Turkey

A traditional Turkish bath is one of the most intense and clean spa experiences one can have. Cagaloglu Hammam is one of the best places to enjoy this experience in Turkey, and although it is very useful for the body, it is also one of the most intense spa experiences one can have. Those wishing to experience this should be prepared for slaps on bare skin, an obligatory stay in a room as hot as an oven, a soapy scrub by a hammam expert, and a cold water shower.

8 Blue Lagoon, Iceland

The Blue Lagoon is perhaps one of the most popular geothermal spas in the world and arguably Iceland’s most popular attraction. It’s quite easy to enjoy an experience. Just pay the entrance fee and enter the blue water. Apart from being so soothing to the skin, this water is packed with elements that are beneficial to the skin in so many ways.

Related: 10 Facts About The Blue Lagoon (That You Didn’t Know)

seven Mii Amo, Sedona, Arizona

Sedona is known worldwide as a deeply spiritual place due to its endowment of many energy vortices. This is perhaps what makes it one of the best places in the world to have a unique spa experience. With surrounding views of magnificent red rocks and an atmosphere filled with energy, everything from the amazing spa treatments to the delicious meals offered at this spa resort will benefit the body and mind in so many ways.

6 Three Camel Lodge, Mongolia

Three Camel Lodge is a unique lodge in the Gobi Desert in Mongolia. Besides being a unique escape from the hustle and bustle of city life, this lodge offers something unique and exciting – a spa in the middle of the desert that offers a relaxing massage and other soothing body treatments.

5 The Dead Sea, Jordan

The Dead Sea offers a unique spa experience in the world. With the lake containing one of the highest concentrations of salt in the world, nothing lives in water and no human stays submerged for long. This unique feature is why the Dead Sea now attracts people from all over the world who come to float on the water. Apart from being a unique experience in itself, this float would benefit the skin in many ways.

Related: What to know about floating in the Dead Sea, including how and why it works

4 Huvafen Fushi, Maldives

There are many places to enjoy a relaxing spa experience, but none are as unique as Huvafen Fushi’s underwater spa. As the name suggests, this experience takes guests up to eight meters underwater, where they will be pampered like royalty while admiring fish and other sea creatures. Although the price to get this experience may be steep, it is an experience worth having at least once in a lifetime.

3 Fah Lanna Spa, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Different cultures around the world come with different experiences, and when it comes to the Spa experience, there is something different that Fah Lanna Spa in Thailand offers. Having won so many awards, this spa is one of the most popular spas in the world. Here, visitors will be offered a wide range of spa services, ranging from traditional Thai massage to oil therapy and many more. The affordable price of the packages even makes it more attractive and easy for anyone to enjoy the experience.

2 Acquatio Cave Luxury Hotel & Spa, Italy

Ever wanted to enjoy a relaxing cave spa experience? This can now be arranged at the Acquatio Cave Luxury Hotel & Spa. This hotel is located in the town of Matera and offers unique rooms built into caves and a spa with a beautiful indoor pool, sauna and wonderful views of the surrounding rocks.

1 Vulkana Spa Boat, Norway

It’s not every day that you get to sit in an outdoor saltwater hot tub while enjoying breathtaking views of the fjords. This experience can only be offered by Vulkana Spa Boat in Norway. In addition to enjoying luxurious spa treatments, visitors to this ship will also be able to enjoy an exciting polar dive, delicious meals, skiing and cruising.

Richard F. Gandhi