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Top 15 destination spas

From Cabernet body scrubs in Bordeaux to guided visualization in Sedona, these are the extraordinary spa indulgences worth flying for.

Canyon Ranch <BR> <BR> Tucson, Arizona
Canyon Ranch

Tucson, Arizona
Perhaps the best-known spa in the U.S., this flagship branch of Canyon Ranch set the standard for destination spas when it opened in 1979.

Signature Treatment: The Yamuna Body Roll is a variation of a deep-tissue massage, performed with rubber balls ranging from 4 to 10 inches in diameter (50 minutes, $110).

800/659-6921 or 520/749-9000; www.canyonranch.com


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