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Nirvana Day Spa
What’s the best way to start your vacation? That’s right: massages at a stylish day spa. And since you are here, why not go all out?
After popular request the exclusive Nirvana Spa is now open to non-members, so you can get a single massage or treatment, or go for the full or half-day options. Since it is Brazil’s most complete urban spa, services can be done concurrently with others in your group, so no waiting. Your best bet is to schedule something before 4pm, as most cariocas have their appointments scheduled from 5pm onwards.
Full Day Spa Package:
Stimulating Body Peel
Aroma-therapy bath with essential oils
Oriental Cranial massage
At Nirvana Spa you can choose from a huge variety of massages, including:
Jet lag massage
Vodder-style lymphatic drainage
Sport Tonic massage
They also specialize in the following treatments:
Hot stones treatment
Auriculotherapy (ear acupuncture)
Half-day packages are also available. Check their website for details of their dozens of options.
Nirvana Spa Praça Santos Dumont 31 (inside the Jockey Club), Gávea tel: 2187-0100 [email protected] www.enirvana.com.br Prices start at roughly R$140 for 1 hour, depending on the service.