Maharashtra has numerous wellness resorts to offer for tourists. Some notable ones are:
Atmantan wellness resort located at Mulshi, nested in the hills of Mulshi overlooking the lake. It offers ayurvedic treatment, pain management therapies, and emotional healing sessions.
Viveda, located in Trimbakeshwar, offers naturopathy, homoeopathy, Ayurveda, yoga, spa treatments.
Govardhan Eco Village, located at Hamrapur, nested in the mountains of Sahyadri. Yoga, Ayurveda and meditation can be availed in this wellness centre.
Apart from these resorts, the state offers hundreds of other yoga and meditation centres, some of which can be found in the lush green towns of Lonavala, Matheran, Bhimashankar, Malshej Ghat, Igatpuri, Akkalkot which meet international standards.
World’s largest meditation centre is located in Igatpuri at Dhamma Giri. It runs a 10 days course on Vipassana meditation.
Dhamma Pattana in Mumbai is a modern centre equipped with western facilities.
Osho meditation centre in Pune is one of the largest centres for personal growth.
The campus is equipped with a spa, jacuzzi, tennis courts and gym.
Maharashtra offers a unique way of traditional healing in the form of tribal local medicine men, Vaidus, who practice the art of herbal medicine.
Take a visit to the medicinal plants gardens located at various places across the state, in Pune district, Nashik district, Satara region, Vidarbha region, and the Western ghats. Visit the Bhilla, Korku tribe of Amravati district, Dhangars and Gowlis in Purandhar amongst other tribes to observe their traditional lifestyle, savour the traditional healthy food.