Just as the tourism industry adapted to new PPE protocols, the wellness travel experience has been crafted for home. For those clients looking for an escape but not yet ready to travel, there are ways to show your support, expertise, and care. Here are a few ideas.
Industry Experts and Academics predict a healthy growth of wellness travel.
Do you know the difference between mental health & mental wellness? And why should you care? The Global Wellness Institute found that the 2019 mental wellness industry is a $120.8 billion market. When we look more closely, we see that $86 billion came from modalities that are available through travel. Here lies an opportunity for travel advisors.
The Travel Institute and Wellness Tourism Association partnered to create a dedicated Wellness Travel Specialist course.
Wellness Immersions offer an opportunity to step out of our day-to-day and see our lives from a fresh vantage point. From there, we can overcome roadblocks and replace unproductive habits that don’t support us. A Wellness Immersion can help participants adopt a new perspective.
Healing travel is designed for emotional and physical healing. The ultimate goal is to heal your soul. Someone traveling for healing has the intention of being open to receive support, the willingness to go deeper within.
1. Multi-generational escapes
2. Big bucket list trips
3. Putting communities first
4. Social-distancing holidays
5. Stand-out experiences