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Mii amo, a destination spa at Enchantment

SEDONA, AZ - May 7, 2009 - Mii amo, which means passage or journey in the Yuman language, promotes personal transformation through mind, body and spiritual therapies inspired by its breathtaking location in Boynton Canyon and the area's rich Native American heritage.

Whether seeking inspiration from Summer Solstice or looking to embark on a transformative yoga retreat, Mii amo's array of four-day Journeys are inclusive of accommodations, meals at Mii amo Café, two daily spa treatments, private consultations, lectures, and the use of all spa facilities. In addition to the offerings included in these specific Journeys, guests will enjoy complimentary ongoing activities at the spa including Qigong, aqua aerobics, red rock hikes, mountain biking, stargazing, cooking classes, and guided meditation.

The world-renowned destination spa is offering guests the opportunity to take part in four different Journeys in Sedona this summer and fall. Reservations are limited for these specific Mii amo retreats, prices start at $2,235.

Mii amo Celebrates Summer Solstice
Thursday, June 18 - Sunday, June 21, 2009

Presented by R.J. Joseph

At Mii amo, the Summer Solstice is a time of cleansing, renewal, love and growth. Mii amo will celebrate Summer Solstice this year complete with events ranging from drumming to traditional dance performances and special dinner gatherings. Teachings include vision quests, medicine/healing, spirituality, stargazing, archeology, music and dance. Loretta Barrett Oden, Native American chef and host of PBS's culinary series Seasoned with Spirit, will also partake in the festivities offering cooking demonstrations featuring Native American cuisine.

Mii amo Hiking Retreat
Thursday, September 10 - Sunday, September 13, 2009

Presented by John Meyers and Alexandra Phelps

Head to Sedona's red rock country to experience a four-day, three-night Journey at Mii amo filled with hiking the region's most stunning trails. Led by seasoned guides John Meyers and Alexandra Phelps, you will embark on adventures throughout the area, including sunset toasts, photo tours, vortex walks, and of course scenic hikes.

Journey Through Consciousness Yoga Retreat
Thursday, October 1 - Sunday, October 4, 2009

Presented by Ian Lopatin and Vanessa Lee

Join Ian Lopatin and Vanessa Lee at Mii amo this fall for the Journey Through Consciousness. Ian, co-founder and president of At One Yoga, and Vanessa, yoga extraordinaire, will lead guests on this four-day yoga retreat and instruct several classes throughout the journey including Vinyasa flow yoga and Restorative yoga.

Livin' The Moment Yoga Journey
Thursday, December 3 - Sunday, December 6, 2009

Presented by David Romanelli

Guests will enjoy a four-day yoga retreat with Yahoo's Mind-Body Expert and author David Romanelli who visits Mii amo once a year teaching how everyday passions like chocolate, wine, and music are accessible gateways to the present moment. This unforgettable experience will lead guests through innovative sessions including a Chocolate Chakra tour, Yoga + Wine: The Power of Terroir workshop and various group yoga sessions.

About Mii amo
The 24,000-square-foot spa in Sedona, Arizona, designed by Gluckman Mayner Architects, harmonizes with the Native American aesthetic and the surrounding red rock canyon, which are both integral to the Mii amo experience. The intimate Mii amo "spa village," which offers 3-, 4- and 7-night all-inclusive packages, features 14 guest rooms and two suites; 25 treatment rooms, many with views of the canyon; private outdoor treatment areas; indoor and outdoor pools; library; retail shop and the 80-seat Mii amo cafe.

Mii amo is the flagship brand in the Enchantment Group portfolio. This spa and resort development and management firm was the first in the industry to add a destination spa to a resort community, opening Mii amo at Enchantment in January 2001. A new Mii amo destination spa is scheduled to open in Mexico's Punta Mita in 2011. Enchantment Group's holdings also include Enchantment Resort and Tides Inn in Virginia.

For Mii amo reservations and information, please call 1-888-749-2137, or visit

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