Puerto Vallarta’s Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit will be hosting its annual Wellness Getaway this year from September 5th to 9th.

The retreat features sessions led by industry leaders, a medicine reading ceremony, Spa Atelier Self-Discovery workshops, tea tastings, juice therapy, Anti-Gravity Yoga, meditation, vegan cooking classes, and other mindful wellness activities.

Instructor highlights include Deborah Hanekamp, known as “fashion’s favorite healer,” who will lead a medicine reading ceremony, a full-sensory experience, combining sound and crystal healing, energy balancing, intuitive reading and spiritual guidance.

Joanne Encarnacion is a San Francisco-health and wellness coach and blogger at gofitjo who will lead HIIT (high intensive interval training) workouts.

Nikki Sharp is a Los Angeles-based health coach, yoga instructor, vegan chef and best-selling author of Meal Prep Your Way to Weight Loss and The 5-Day Real Food Detox that will lead a vinyasa yoga class and cooking demo on vegan sushi.

In addition to the wellness activities, guests can opt to stay in one of the resort’s wellness suites designed to renew one’s body and mind in every way possible with a plethora of fitness and wellness amenities for travelers seeking an all-encompassing wellness retreat.

The AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit enjoys a privileged natural setting with flowering, landscaped gardens beside a long stretch of pristine beach and a dramatic backdrop of the Sierra Madre mountains.

Nightly rates start at $336 per person per night based on double occupancy at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit. Wellness Suite Rates start at $425 per person per night based on double occupancy. Wellness Suites are for adults only. Guests staying at Casa Velas have access to Wellnessing Getaway for $100 USD per person per day, including all event activities and transportation between the two properties. Velas Resorts’ all-inclusive rates include luxury accommodations, a la carte gourmet meals at a variety of specialty restaurants, premium branded beverages, 24-hour in-suite service, taxes, gratuity and more.

For reservations or more information, please call 1.888.407.4869 or visit http://vallarta.grandvelas.com/.

As Editor-in-Chief of Healthy Living + Travel, Craig Oliver is passionate about the ability of health, spa, and wellness travel to enhance our lives. With an expertise in digital marketing, he has over twenty-years experience building brands and driving growth in the wellness, travel, lifestyle and luxury industries.