Prioritise wellness in AlUla

Mindfulness workshops led by world-class wellness experts

AlUla Moments, a diary of festivals taking place in AlUla, has announced an impressive line-up of industry experts headlining this year’s AlUla Wellness Festival, returning for its third edition from October 19 to November 4. Aside from wellness, also announced are a range of activities such as music, art, culture and heritage, including art experiences and concerts.

Renowned for fostering well-being of the mind, body and soul, the two-week flagship festival is back to take visitors on a unique wellness journey. Honouring AlUla’s legacy as place of rest and revitalization, the AlUla Wellness Festival presents a wide range of holistic workshops and activities deeply influenced by AlUla’s abundant historical and natural heritage.

International yoga, meditation and wellness practitioners will join local and regional experts as guests enjoy sensory experiences offering physical, spiritual, mental and emotional replenishment. Alongside engaging experiences, interactive workshops and inspiring talks by leading specialists, guests can also engage in rewarding nature-centred activities that help preserve AlUla breathtaking environment.

The Five Senses Sanctuary Experience, taking place from October 19 to November 5 at AlUla Fresh Farm will include immersive experiences such as yoga sessions, guided meditations, talks and mindfulness workshops led by world-class wellness experts.

These include Sarah Farhoud, Sul- Ao Lado, Nassib Bouchebel, Ayman, Yogestu Akasaka, Yogi Dali, Wasaif Alhenaki, Horeya Gashgari, Master Can, and more who will guide participants towards a deeper understanding of themselves. Speakers Hala Kazim, Life Educational Coach and Public Speaker and her son Anas Bukhash, Entrepreneur and Interviewer, will also be giving a talk on the first day of the event.

Art Experiences by Yayoi Kusama; Detox Mind, Body & Soul itineraries; Heritage Restoration Experience; Eco-Gardening Tourism; Anyah Cooking Classes; and Couples Retreat are some of the other offerings designed to satisfy festival goers of all kinds.