Editor's PickMay 28, 2024

Editor’s Pick: Step into the World of Cutting-Edge Wellness

The Maldives is reshaping its tourism landscape by melding state-of-the-art technology with centuries-old wellness traditions. This combination creates unique experiences that go above and beyond the norm, raising the bar for luxury travel.

Visitors are treated to bespoke experiences that harmonise modern technology with ancient healing practices, promising a truly transformative journey for the mind, body, and soul.


Sensora at Amilla Maldives

Unlock healing through ancient therapy at Sensora, where light, sound, and kinesthetic vibrations harmonise to induce relaxation, syncing seamlessly with biorhythms like brainwaves and heartbeat. Explore the time-honoured benefits of these modalities, celebrated for millennia for their ability to foster relaxation and enhance connection with vital rhythms such as brainwaves, breathing, and heartbeat within Sensora’s serene therapeutic sanctuary.

Vichy Rainforest Shower at SO/ Maldives

Immerse yourself in the revitalising Vichy Rainforest Shower Edition, a unique fusion of a rain shower and Hammam that provides an invigorating body scrub. Elevate your overall well-being through our Sound Therapy Sessions, which encompass Energy Enhancing (7 Full Moon Singing Bowl), Sound awakening, and Sound Release experiences.

Float Pod – Sensory Deprivation Therapy at Patina Maldives

Explore sensory deprivation therapy in a float pod, offering psychological benefits including improved mood and sleep, reduced anxiety and pain, spiritual insights, and deep relaxation. Many individuals recount spiritual experiences, profound inner peace, sudden flashes of insight, and a sense of being reborn. The water is heated to match skin temperature and saturated with Epsom salt, creating a buoyant environment that makes floating effortless. Isolated from all external stimuli, including sound, sight, and gravity, especially when the pod’s door is closed, you float weightlessly in complete silence and darkness. In this tranquil setting, the brain transitions into a deeply relaxed state, allowing the magic to unfold. The combination of floating and soothing sounds further intensifies this immersive experience.

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy at Soneva Jani

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy offers a transformative experience, enveloping guests in an atmosphere of pure oxygen to nurture the skin, foster the growth of blood vessels, and revitalise connective tissues. Through this deeply healing treatment, the body absorbs an abundance of oxygen, promoting overall wellness and leaving visitors with a profound sense of rejuvenation and radiant vitality. Whether seeking to enhance skin health, support tissue repair, or simply indulge in a revitalising escape, hyperbaric oxygen therapy provides a sanctuary for holistic rejuvenation and well-being.

Iridium Blue Hole Experience at The St. Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort

Guests can unwind in the Blue Hole hydrotherapy pool, offering stunning Indian Ocean views and a variety of water jets for therapeutic massages. The warm saltwater cleanses the skin, relieves pain, and promotes muscle relaxation, improving mobility. The largest pool of its kind in the Maldives, it uses heated seawater and a variety of whirlpool jets to melt away your tension and provide your mind and body with a host of cleansing benefits. Spend your days here to relax and unwind in true Maldivian luxury, or enjoy your desired treatments at night to watch the sunset over the vast ocean spreading out before you.

Feature photo: Patina Maldives, Fari Islands