Top 10 Wellness Experiences in Temecula Valley

Vacationers searching for wellness travel are discovering Temecula Valley Southern California Wine Country’s pure life experiences. Wellness seekers have personal expectations and varied preferences, but most importantly they want a break from routine and a place to nourish the mind, body, and soul. Visit Temecula Valley has uncovered the 10 best wellness experiences that will kick-start or maintain travelers' healthy lifestyles.

Spa Pechanga Massage

Indulging Spa Treatments

Your wellness journey can begin with an immersive spa experience at Spa Pechanga. Their Native American roots are inspired by the reverence for native botanicals and the strength of their Great Oak known as Wi’aasal. Therapies integrate the healing powers of nature. At Grapeseed Spa, guests can relax with a glass of wine in an oversize chaise lounge on the spacious veranda overlooking wine country after a day of rejuvenation.

Vail Headquarters

Historical Findings

Stepping where pioneers once walked in historical Old Town Temecula, helps center the soul. Pechanga cultural tours feature The Great Oak, which is the largest and one of the oldest naturally grown indigenous coast live oak in the western United States. Vail Headquarters was preserved, and the buildings have been repurposed, but its rich past can still be recognized and its treasured history saved inside the Little Temecula History Center.

Hiking Trails Galore

Hiking Trails Galore

Nestled in the rolling hills of Winchester, CA, beautiful Lake Skinner Recreation Area offers visitors expansive natural vistas and invigorating recreational opportunities, including camping, picnicking, splash pad, hiking, horseback riding, sailing, and fishing. For those staying at Temecula Creek Inn, the resort has several walking paths that make for a beautiful leisure stroll.

Lavendar Farm

Farms & Ranches 

Be surrounded by avocado trees, citrus groves, pomegranate trees, olive trees, rows of root vegetables and berries, and so much more. Temecula Olive Oil Company grows and produces their olive oils at a ranch just outside of town, and they are open for tours year-round. Check Temecula Lavender Company for tours late June to mid-July.


Meditation Spots

Several quiet pockets of tranquility, ideal for reflection and meditation, are waiting to be discovered. Inn at Churon Winery, Inn at Europa Village, Carter Estate, and South Coast Winery all offer the perfect morning views. Rose Haven Heritage Garden immediately south of Old Town Temecula is a beautiful setting for quiet time and meandering afternoon walks. The Rooftop Garden at Pechanga provides ideal viewing for stunning sunsets, as well as hilltop wineries like Callaway, Mount Palomar, Miramonte, Lumiere and Monte de Oro.

Mindful Dining

Mindful Dining 

Healthy menus using local ingredients are maintaining visitor’s lifestyle or encouraging them on their way to transformation. Dining experiences include a chef’s table and Afternoon Tea at The Restaurant at Leoness Cellars and charcuterie wine pairings at wineries such as BOTTAIA WineryOld Town Spice & Tea Merchants carries hundreds of fresh spices and in-house blends, as well as a large selection of teas.

Live Entertainment

Live Entertainment

As so many say, laughter is the best medicine, and there are many places to get a good laugh in Temecula Valley. The Comedy Club at Pechanga introduces comedy circuit’s brightest stars, as well as up-and-comers. Comedy at The Merc hosts improv with PseudoRandom Noise! on the Saturday night each month. The show engages audience members to help write, direct, and even act onstage. Rocky’s Comedy Live performs at Mount Palomar Winery throughout the spring season. Comedy shows can be found at several additional wineries.

The Cove at Pechanga Resort Casino

Peaceful Poolsides

Embassy Suites offers an oversized pool and whirlpool with an expansive patio area for sunbathing. Pechanga Resort Casino offers a 4.5-acre pool complex with a family pool, splash pad and slide as well as adult pools and whirlpools, including a swim up bar, cabanas and dining. South Coast Winery saltwater pool welcomes resort guests as well as walk-ins for a fee. The Pool at BOTTAIA Winery offers an oasis of relaxation, wine, cocktails and food surrounded by vineyards. Rent a chaise and cabine for complete comfort and amenities.

Educational Workshops


There are a variety of workshops at Ford & Elm, Grazing Theory, Temecula Carriage Company, and many of the wineries throughout the year. Check our events calendar for what is happening during your visit. 

Hotels in Temecula

Home Away From Home

Staying in wine country offers a relaxing atmosphere where you can rest and recharge. There are resorts, inns, and vacations rentals to suit any taste. Wherever you stay, everything you need and want is only minutes away.