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These are the 10 best wellness resorts and retreats in the country

Who says vacationing has to be unhealthy? 10Best readers voted the following wellness retreats/resorts as the best in the nation, and they're a testament to the growing interest in fitness, even while traveling.

10. CIVANA Wellness Resort and Spa

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Set in the Sonoran Desert outside Scottsdale, CIVANA offers guests access to more than 10 wellness experts, complimentary daily programming and a carbon-neutral spa with 22 treatment rooms.

9. The Lodge at Woodloch

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The Lodge at Woodloch, an all-inclusive, adults-only spa resort in the heart of the Pennsylvania Poconos, invites guests to step away from the whirlwind of life to refocus.

8. Mii amo

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With a location nestled in Boynton Canyon in Sedona’s fabled Red Rock Vortex land, it’s no surprise there's a special energy at this resort and destination spa offering individual treatments and 3, 4 and 7-day themed journeys.

7. Red Mountain Resort

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Surrounded by red rock cliffs and canyons, guests at this Utah resort enjoy three healthy meals per day, as well as guided activities, like hiking, yoga and fitness classes.

6. The Ranch Malibu

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The Ranch Malibu, an intensive one-week luxury boot camp, eliminates "decision fatigue" with a no-option daily fitness routine, all amid spectacular hills above the Pacific Ocean.

5. The Art of Living Retreat Center

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Tucked high among the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina, the center offers yoga, meditation and Ayurvedic detox retreat programs for wellness-minded visitors.

4. New Life Hiking Spa

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New Life Hiking Spa in Vermont is one of the oldest destination spa programs in the country. Eleven-night weight loss retreats include hiking programs for beginner through advanced fitness levels.

3. Skyterra Wellness Retreat

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This North Carolina resort hosts only 20 guests at a time to promote a sense of intimacy, exclusivity and a more individualized experience. All fitness levels are welcome.

2. Eupepsia

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This 250-acre wellness sanctuary in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley seeks to help guests reconnect with themselves through the philosophy of Ayurveda. They enjoy vegetarian farm-to-table meals and a range of tailored therapies.

1. Hilton Head Health

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Located on beautiful Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, H3’s comprehensive programs provide a holistic weight loss approach that incorporates healthy eating, fitness, and mindfulness education.

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