Resorts to Red Rock: Utah Relaxation
Mix the wild desert with a contemplative retreat for the ultimate getaway adventure
Utah is a magical place for adventure and relaxation alike. From world-class spas high up in the mountains to meditative adventures through red rock hoodoos, you’ll find solace and reprieve in the diverse landscape that only Utah can offer. You don’t have to choose between your craving for rest and relaxation and your need to enjoy outdoor excursions. Spend a week mixing the wild desert with the contemplative retreat for the ultimate getaway adventure.
You’ll start off your rejuvenation week in Park City, where many people go for classy spa experiences, then enjoy an evening of hot springs soaking. The next day is filled with inspiration and relaxation in Sundance. Fulfill your inner artist or participate in a wellness class and soak up the mountain at the decadent Sundance spa.
Next, head off for an adventure in the San Rafael Swell. Find your inner explorer in the Goblin Valley hoodoos and unwind at a local beach. On the fourth day, see the incredible beauty of Moab from the back of a horse or up in a hot air balloon. Finish off the day at a spa for a gentle, relaxing end to the adventurous day.
The next day, head to Bluff for a river rafting adventure on the Green River. Then head back out for a sunset tour of the stunning Valley of the Gods. On your sixth day, see the infamous Bears Ears National Monument, then unwind at a local Navajo-inspired spa. (Watch: The Voices of Bears Ears).
The final day of the trip you’ll spend exploring even more on your drive back up north. Enjoy stunning Utah outdoor views, then wrap up your trip with a spa experience to make you glow.
Itinerary designed by Cedar City local: Sarah Braun
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