Cities Less Travelled
Sedona, Arizona, is well-known as a picturesque spa retreat with stunning sights, inspiring hikes, and top-notch pampering. The city also has a more mysterious side, and offers many mystical and spiritual experiences. Try these interesting options for enlightenment in Sedona.
Take In a Presentation at the Sedona Creative Life Center
The Sedona Creative Life Center regularly holds special events that cover all aspects of mysticism and spiritual living. Attend an open séance, enjoy a concert, or attend spiritual chat night. The center also hosts multi-day retreats that explore beauty, love and peace more deeply. If you’re planning to attend one of these retreats, make sure you book your Sedona flight and hotel as early as you can so you can get a great deal.
Book an Afternoon With Sedona Mystical Tours
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Sedona Mystical Tours offers a variety of intriguing excursions. The Coyote Tour will introduce you to the vortex phenomenon in the area; the vortex is purported to have powerful life-changing benefits. The Raven Tour takes a shamanic approach to Sedona’s history and natural highlights. The Owl Tour provides a healing experience for participants by aligning them with the earth and star grids using the powers of Sedona’s vortexes.
Visit the Stupas
Sedona has two beautiful stupas at which visitors can meditate. The Amitabha Stupa is the larger of the two; it stands 36 feet tall. The Tara Stupa nearby is smaller. Both offer picturesque and peaceful spots for prayer and meditation. Though the stupas are Buddhist constructions, these sites welcome visitors of all faiths. It’s free to visit the stupas, but donations are welcome.
Connect With the Spirit Through Spa Indulgences
The Mii Amo Spa at the Enchantment Resort offers a menu of spa treatments designed to connect with the spirit. Choose from over half a dozen options, including Reiki Healing Attunement and Jin Shin Jyutsu. Discover the colors of your personal aura with interactive aura photography, get a detailed astrocartography reading, or schedule a tarot reading. These unique spa services will help you relax, center, and improve your life in a whole new way.
Try a Healing Treatment
Sedona is home to many healers who can help you explore nearly any area of your life. Bring your mind, feelings, and spirit into balance with a visit to a Holistic Health Practitioner or Reiki Master. Try the healing powers of Dharma Vibration using Tibetan bowls, gongs, and bells. Attend a meditation class or try a kundalini yoga session. The Sedona Metaphysical Spiritual Association can connect you with practitioners in these disciplines and many others.
If you’re looking for a transformative spiritual retreat, Sedona is the ideal destination. You’ll find tours, treatments, and classes in many disciplines that can help you balance heart, spirit, mind, and body for optimal health and happiness. Snag a last-minute flight to this healing destination and combat stress quickly with a weekend visit.
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A resident of sunny central Florida, Mandi Rogier regularly contributes to several travel blogs and websites, including Hipmunk. In her free time, she enjoys visiting nearby theme parks, taking family road trips, and planning girlfriend getaways.