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Connecting with Nature

With a rustic-chic design inspired by traditional Andean architecture, Mayu Spa, meaning ‘Río’ in Quechua – an indigenous language, reflects the authenticity of Inkaterra Hacienda Urubamba, in the Sacred Valley of the Incas (Cusco).

Located between an organic orchard and a beautiful Schinus molle evergreen forest, it offers travelers relaxing landscapes of green mountains and cultivated fields that surround the property. With treatments based on 100% natural products derived from native medicinal herbs, this new wellness center features a pool, four therapy rooms and a sauna. A spiritual experience in the heart of the Peruvian Andes.

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Mayu Spa
Inkaterra Hacienda Urubamba
Urubamba, Peru

Uma Spa, ‘Water’ in the native Aymara language, at the Tierra Atacama hotel, uses products made with fruits, seeds and plants native to the Atacama desert, the driest in the world. Rica-rica, carob and Chilean papaya are some of the ingredients used in oils, creams, masks and body wraps. Each of these has a different cosmetic or healing property, and has been used for centuries by ancestral communities. Uma Spa offers an invitation to take care of the body and spirit, achieving a state of wellness and relaxation.

Tierra Hotels works with small producers who have maintained the traditions of their ancestors, recovering techniques of working with natural elements, characteristic of each region, and creating innovative and sustainable products that contribute to the development of local communities.

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Uma Spa
Tierra Atacama
San Pedro de Atacama, Chile

Surrounded by beautiful and mysterious mountains in the magical town of Tepoztlán, Morelos. Nirvana Wellness Center offers an incredible experience to disconnect from the stress that is experienced day to day, allowing you to reconnect with nature and with your inner self.

In addition to spa services, yoga and meditation classes are also offered, to unite the emotions, the mind and the spirit.

Another way to connect the body with the spirit is through the temazcal, an unforgettable experience with a shaman who leads ceremonial and medicinal temazcales. This magical spa is located just one hour from Mexico City.

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Nirvana Spa
Hotel Buena Vibra Retreat & Spa
Morelos, Mexico

Surrounded by exuberant nature and with one of the most attractive views of Costa Rica facing the Arenal Volcano, Spa Springs creates a space of serenity, where body, mind and nature come together.

With open spaces surrounded by the rainforest; guests enjoy therapies in direct contact with nature, relaxing to the sound of water and various species of birds, feeling the breeze and breathing fresh air.

This natural landscape inspires treatments based on natural ingredients such as volcanic clay, organic coffee beans and chocolate, from the plantation of the area.


Spa Springs
Nayara Springs
La Fortuna, Costa Rica

Author: Fabiola