Summer brings with it sunshine, lazy days, great discoveries and plenty of mesmerizing moments. Make this summer, no different! It’s the perfect time to indulge in the things you love, with the people you love – so why not head to one (or two) of these gorgeous properties that are worth discovering, and bask in serenity, along with breathtaking views, to make this summer an amazing one!
Located on the foothills of the Himalayas, in the land of the White Orchids, this property is the first international 4-star deluxe resort in the Darjeeling region, offering world class service standards. All rooms are designed and appointed using a blend of modern and local influences. The rooms also offer breathtaking views of the valleys of mountains in Kurseong, and the lush endless woodlands. Experience thrilling activities such as trekking to Eagles Crag, white river rafting on the Teesta, a holy visit to the Ambootia Shiv Mandir and the Gidhapahar Mandir, a trip to Salamander Lake and Sonada Monastery, a tea tour at Makaibari and Ambootia, two of the oldest tea gardens producing the champagne of teas and a joy ride in the famous UNESCO World Heritage toy train!
This charming stay lies in the heart of the Kumaon Himalayas at 6200 ft, in the midst of verdant valleys and mountains clad in forests of oak, rhododendron, deodar and pine. There are five stone and wood cottages that offer a unique experience along with many terraced gardens, with an abundance of flowers. It’s an ideal place to just hang around and unwind, with large open spaces for kids to run freely. The bedrooms are inviting and comfortable with all modern amenities. There’s a common lounge and dining area, and a deck that faces the Himalayas.
This surreal resort is a rich, green wonderland encompassed by snow-topped Dhauladhar ranges, a pleasant mood and a heartfelt silence. It gives a new positive attitude to life – a quiet space where you can unfold your creative energy and soar high. Enjoy a reprieve from life and experience a world that is untouched, tranquil and essentially timeless. Revive your physique, brain and soul with the ideal food from their in-house restaurant.
This is not just a resort in Rishikesh that will leave you breathless with the enchantment of its surroundings, but assists in enabling you to experience both physical and mental relaxation and realize the importance of a moment of calm and personal space in your everyday life. In absolute terms, this resort is the ultimate escape from the mundane to the spiritual, where every corner spells harmony and every colour soothes the senses. Just 225 kilometers north of India’s capital, New Delhi, and easily accessible by rail, road and air, this exquisite resort in Rishikesh is located right on the banks of the Ganges River close to the Laxman Jhulla, in a very serene and peaceful environment.