Asia’s 10 Top Spas & Wellness Retreats by Industry Expert

10-Top-Spas-Wellness-Resorts-Asia-BAREFOOTLUXEBangkok (Thailand) – June 29, 2016 – With wellness travel one of the fastest-growing sectors in the travel industry, increasing numbers of stressed-out executives are looking for places to lose weight, detox, de-stress, eat fresh organic food, learn to kick start a better lifestyle – and willing to pay well for wellness escapes that help them get a better grip on their health.

Many of the best wellness destinations are in Asia. But where? Wellness travel expert and author Chami Jotisalikorn tells you all.


Here are her top 10:

– Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary, Koh Samui
– Chiva-Som International Health Resort, Hua Hin
– Thanyapura, Phuket
– Samahita Wellness Retreat, Koh Samui

– Ananda in the Himalayas, Rishikesh

– Como Shambhala Estate, Ubud
– Peppers Sentosa Seminyak Spa, Seminyak
– The Yoga Barn, Ubud

– Barberyn Ayurveda Resorts, Sri Lanka

– The Farm at San Benito, Philippines

To read Chami’s expert advice and see stunning images, please visit her Barefoot Luxe blog at

About Chami Jotisalikorn:
Chami is a luxury travel, wellness, lifestyle writer and communications consultant based in Bangkok, Thailand, and a contributor to CNN Travel, Conde Nast Traveller, Travel+Leisure, Spafinder USA, AsiaSpa, and many other international magazines, guidebooks and newspapers. She write on a range of lifestyle topics, and is best known as an Asia luxury travel writer, author, Asian spa expert and media influencer on holistic wellness and wellness travel. Since 2008 she has been a Judge for the annual AsiaSpa Awards, the region’s leading wellness industry awards. She is also on the Experts Panel as Wellness Travel Expert for Spafinder, the world’s biggest wellness marketing and media site. Chami writes about hotels, cuisine, resorts and spas.

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