May 1, 2023
Peninsula Wellness Hub | an itinerary for the explorer
Written by Amelia
As you enter the breathtaking landscape of the Mornington Peninsula, prepare to delve into an itinerary designed for you to make the most out of your visit to the region.
From the art of candle making, to immersing yourself in the natural geothermal springs of Peninsula Hot Springs, get ready to be part of an unforgettable visit.
Day 1: Red Hill Candle Co & Dunes Accommodation
Step into the delightful world of fragrance with a 90-Minute Candle Making Workshop at Red Hill Candle Co. In a unique scent journey, be guided through the process of developing your own signature scent from various oils before carefully blended with soy wax. Be inspired to create all kinds of scents and allow your imagination and creativity to guide you to a blend that perfectly suits your style and preference. After your candle is complete, it will be ready for you to take home after 2-3 hours of set time.
It’s time to replenish with nourishing, wholesome dining. The Mornington Peninsula is well equipped with various dining options perfect for fine and causal diners alike. Savor farm-to-table dishes encompassing seasonal flavours accompanied with estate grown wines, before getting ready to make your way to your accommodation for check in.
After a busy day so far, it’s time to head to The Dunes to unwind and rejuvenate in boutique accommodation. Once checked in, this is your time to explore the best of the region. Located in the centre of the Mornington Peninsula, The Dunes is surrounded by wineries, breweries, and golf, and is only a short drive from bushland walking tracks and the spectacular coast.
Day 2: Peninsula Hot Springs
Wake up feeling refreshed and restored and prepare for your journey to Peninsula Hot Springs. Once you have checked in for Reset Bathing, wander the grounds, and experience the 70 globally inspired bathing and wellness experiences located in our Bath House and Spa Dreaming Centre. Flow between hot saunas, warming geothermal springs, cold plunge pools and sink into relaxation as you submerge in the pools of our open-air Amphitheatre. Looking to enhance your experience? Why not join in for a 1pm Body Clay Ritual or 3pm Tea Ceremony – the choice is yours.
After a rejuvenating bathing session, it's time to make your way home, collecting your Red Hill Candle Co. candle on the way through. But wait - there is still more to explore! As you continue your journey, finish your trip with a whisky tasting like no other. Made from the very best artisan ingredients, Chief's Son Distillery is family owned and ready to welcome you to enjoy a varied tasting of the teams' signature whiskies - you can also sneak in one last cheese platter featuring the region's freshest produce.
Love this itinerary? Contact our team at Peninsula Wellness Hub who will assist you in building the perfect regional escape.
Peninsula Wellness Hub is located at 2201-2209 Point Nepean Rd, Rye Victoria 3941, Australia.