Wellness trends for 2012

The key wellness trends for 2012 have been identified by a visitor survey on wellness tourism carried out by market research company GfK and commissioned by Wellness-Hotels & Resorts and beauty24. It seems that more and more people are going on wellness holidays in Germany. The current trends are: family wellness holidays, stress relief and prevention, leisure and relaxation, and outdoor wellness. There is also an increase in demand for activities in the great outdoors, including walking, Nordic walking and open-air treatments.