Urban Wellness Tour
A Walking Tour with a Wellness Twist
$35/person, 2 hours
What Will I Do?
Go behind the scenes with local wellness experts as you explore downtown Asheville with relaxation and rejuvenation in mind. Begin with a mindful tea tasting at Dobra Tea, the coziest tea house in town, then take to the streets with your local guide to learn about Asheville’s unique history, architecture, and culture. Pause in the center of downtown for a gentle yoga practice suitable for all levels, taste local honey and learn about the health benefits at the Bee Charmer, explore essential oils at the Herbiary, and dive into the broad idea of wellness and what it might mean for you along the way. Asheville has been a center for healing and rejuvenation for centuries. Come see why!
What Will I See?
There’s so much to experience here. Soak it all up!
Unique architecture (including a surprising, massive collection of Art Deco buildings)
Street art and stories
A lively busking scene
The sweetest lil herb shop in town
A delicious honey-tasting bar
A quiet, comforting tea house
A bit of nature in the middle of a bustling town
A warm, welcoming culture of hospitality
Do I Need Prior Yoga Experience?
Nope! The yoga portion of the tour is appropriate for all levels and is only 15-20mins long so it’s a great introduction to the practice and a sweet opportunity to stretch & move.
Who Is My Guide?
All guides hold a minimum 200hr yoga certification and a passion for sharing Asheville’s story. Throughout the experience, please consider your local guide a resource! They love to chat about unique approaches to wellness and have allllll the recommendations for what to do around town.
Have More Questions?
*Tour experiences depend on day of the week, partner availability, and business volume. ”Go Local” promotion: ID with local address required at check in. Must be accompanied by two additional guests at full price. Not to be combined with other discounts, promotions, coupons, etc. Applicable to public Yoga on the Mountain Hikes and public Downtown Walking Tours.
Want To Make It Private?Have your own group and want an exclusive experience? A private version of the classic tour is available any day of the week for parties of 4+ (or a flat rate of $140). $35/person. 2 hours.
Have more time?
Add a relaxing salt therapy session!
Experience a unique oasis: a salt enriched microclimate which allows the body and mind to gain relaxation, rehabilitation and balance. The air in the man-made cave is saturated with negative ions and 84 trace elements essential to the homeostasis of our bodies. Come experience a special place for rest and healing!
Combine your walking tour with other uniquely Asheville experiences to craft your ideal adventure. Customized tours are a great idea for bachelorette parties, girls' getaways, family vacations, birthdays, or private retreats.
Searching for a unique gift idea?
Skip the stress of holiday shopping (not to mention the crowds!) and focus on crafting lasting memories instead. We are excited to offer Gift Certificates that can be applied to Walking Tours, Yoga on the Mountain Hikes, and Custom Itineraries for groups. We’d love nothing more than to be part of your time together.