We are over two and a half years into the Covid-19 pandemic and it is only now that borders are slowly reopening and that travel is picking up once again.
As a result, most of us have certainly found ourselves in positions where we are burnt out, exhausted and suffering from various ailments as a result of working from home with little opportunity for a real break.
If that sounds like you, a trip to a wellness resort might be just what the doctor recommends. However, you don’t need to hop on a plane to Europe for a world-class experience. In fact, there are many incredible and luxurious spa villages and resorts located just a short drive away across the border.
Keep reading to find out all the wellness retreats you can drive to in Malaysia for a quick and restorative break.
1. The Banjaran Hotsprings Retreat
Strategically located just 20 minutes away from Ipoh, The Banjaran Hot Springs Retreat is a true oasis. The resort boasts a fantastic health and fitness getaway with amenities such as a naturally heated swimming pool and geothermal hot springs.
It also has a gorgeous steam cave and ice baths if you are feeling adventurous.
If you are looking for a complete treat, opt to stay at one of the villas which come with outdoor hot tubs and private pools.
Book it here.