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Exercise and activity are essential to happiness, fitness, longevity, circadian rhythm maintenance, and great sleep patterns. Exercise is the best way to get in touch with the power and pleasure of your body, this will allow you to expand your life in so many areas. This retreat is a dedicated facility providing you a place to rest, detox, lose weight, work out, optimize your health, and restore equilibrium to your body, mind, and spirit.
Airport transfer available: Phuket International Airport
The Villa Grand is furnished with unique Asian style and flare. It is situated atop Chalong hill and offers unparalleled lush views. There is a private salt water pool, and all rooms are equipped with Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, en-suite, maid services, towels, and laundry service.
Enjoy a private Jacuzzi in your en-suite bathroom for enhanced relaxation and private recovery therapy, relax in your private rooftop room enjoying views of the stars and across Phuket, and direct access to Villa Grand’s private pool.
The standard accommodation at Villa Grand is an excellent choice to enjoy relaxation at a reasonable price. The large, bright rooms are perfect to be close to all of the action.
Paleo Wellness Retreat will help you design the perfect exercise program for you, based on your current fitness, physical capacity, interest levels, and goals. Exercise is not the best tool for weight loss, diet is 80 percent of weight loss success and they have that covered! Paleo Wellness Retreat has the cleanest most nutritious diet of any program. However, exercise and activity are essential to happiness, fitness, longevity, circadian rhythm maintenance, and great sleep patterns.
Exercise is the best way to get in touch with the power and pleasure of your body, this will allow you to expand your life in so many areas. At Paleo Wellness Retreat, you can begin exercise with as little as 30 minutes per day or as much as four hours per day. The classes listed below are available for you everyday morning and afternoon sessions.
Muay Thai is the full combat martial art sport of Thailand. You will learn coordination, discipline, and self-defense with the champion Muay Thai trainers. Get super fit and lose weight fast with two-hour training sessions, get toned and feel your body’s power.
This is the traditional workout including body mind and spirit. The power of this discipline is well known for its ability to transform your body and mind.
Resistance training burns calories while you're exercising and continues to do so for up to 48 hours afterward. Greater muscle mass increases your metabolic rate, this is ideal for weight loss.
It burns calories and fat, and it exposes you to the healing and energizing properties of the sun, maximizing vitamin d production. It relaxes the nervous system and is a brilliant way to reconnect with nature. Walking increases your cardiovascular capacity and is gentle on the joints.
Cross fit is a core strength and conditioning class, combining cardio moves with strengthening exercises, helping to slim down, and shape your body.
Fat burner is high-intensity interval training, using short bursts of intense exercise combined with short periods of toning, this keeps your heart rate up, you can burn between 500 to 800 calories in this class, accelerating your weight loss.
Body pump is a strength training class, focusing on high repetition and overload for each muscle group. This class will sculpt and shape your body.
In the evening, you can do one-hour meditation session, barefoot beach walk, or a moonlight swim. The local beaches are the ideal setting to nurture your spirit and quiet the mind.
Visits to Big Buddha, Central Festival, Local Beaches, Canoeing and more.
Paleo Wellness Retreat does its thing on the island of Phuket in Thailand, and yes, it is as good as it sounds. Paleo Wellness Retreat is nestled in the deep south of the island in a sleepy little town, a perfect spot for weight loss and a revitalizing holiday retreat. It is an amazing holiday destination for you to enjoy whilst achieving your body, mind, and spirit aspirations.
All meals are prepared using the finest ingredients by the two in-house chefs.
Few islands can boast of such an abundance of sandy beaches and clear waters as Phuket. The winding coastal roads along the west coast of this 540 square kilometers island offer stunning views and easy access to some of the world’s finest beaches.
For more adventurous, take out a sea kayak or go diving. There are several beaches in Phuket such as Naiharn beach, Kata beach, and Yanui beach. Also several islands like Racha island, Coral island, and Phi Phi island for you to explore.
The three best-known waterfalls in Phuket are Bang Pae, Ton Sai, and Kathu Waterfall. A lesser-known one is just by Ao Yon Noi beach, near Cape Panwa. Bang Pae and Ton Sai waterfalls are located in the Khao Phra Thaeo National Park in the east of Phuket. The park itself is the last vestige of virgin tropical forest on the island and is home to many exotic animals such as barking deer, and various types of monkeys as well as many tropical birds.
Thai fresh markets are cornucopias of colorful fruit and vegetables, prepared snacks and food, chunks of red or green curry, dried foods, unrecognizable merchandise, dodgy CDs, DVDs, and computer games and brightly hued t-shirts and jeans, hair accessories, handicrafts, and all at bargain prices.
Unlike many Thai provincial capitals, Phuket town fairly shines with personality and nowhere more so than its Old town. In this historically rich part of town, you will find shrines, temples (Buddhist and Chinese), ornate and beautifully preserved (shophouses), quaint cafes, tiny printing shops, impromptu private and public museums, and even a mini ex-red light district.
Phuket weekend market, located along Chao Fa west road just outside Phuket Town not far from Central Festival, is a fascinating jumble of secondhand goods, curios, pirated items, live animals, and a large amount of great local food to sample. It really is worth a visit even if you are not planning on buying anything.
Though there is no swimming area, shopping, and sampling the local cuisines are other fun things to do in Promthep Cape. You can shop for trinkets made of shells, batik clothes, beachwear, t-shirts, and Thai silk since the prices are fairly inexpensive at the stalls in the Promthep marketplace. If you feel adventurous, do try out the roasted coconut drink from the local vendors.
After the last rays of the setting sun fade, you can unwind and savor some fresh local Thai seafood at Promthep restaurant. It has an open air setting which offers a fascinating night view of the Cape as well and the surrounding area. This is one of the best restaurants with a view in Phuket island. Viewing the sunset and thereafter, having a relaxed informal or even a romantic dinner are two of the best things to do in Promthep Cape.
Phromthep Cape is the island’s most photographed and perhaps best-known location. Every evening, large tour buses, scooters, and private cars sweep through Rawai beach and up the island’s southernmost hill in order to watch the sunset at its peak. On the top of the hill stands a busy car park where vehicles disgorge crowds of people from every corner of the world. Cameras flash, fingers point, and lovers cuddle as Phuket’s most fabulous free show is re-enacted nightly the sunset.
Phuket old town was built on riches reaped from Phuket’s tin boom of last century when the metal was an extremely valuable commodity. In this quarter of the town, you will see grandiose Sino-colonial mansions, once occupied by Phuket’s tin barons of 100 years’ ago. Phuket old town is compact enough to stroll around in. The best time to do this is early in the morning or after the day has lost its heat.
Captivating ladyboy performers attract throngs of people every night at the hugely popular Phuket Simon cabaret. Not as well known but well worth seeing is the new (Aphrodite) in Phuket Town, which runs three cabaret shows every evening.
Many more of the same can be seen at some of the Soi Paradise bars and at the Moulin Rose at the end of the famous Soi Katoey (Katoey literally translated means ladyboy). See also where to party if you are into Ladyboy shows and more at the paradise complex. Some of the best cabaret shows in Phuket are Fantasea, Simon's cabaret, and Aphrodite.