How about exploring the unexplored? Ever wondered what it would be like to experience the untouched beauty and lively culture of the Northeast? Well, now’s the time! We’ve rounded up a handful of hidden gems in the least explored, yet stunningly beautiful region of India, just for you. Here we go!
This one’s for ‘glamping’ – glamorous camping! Cross into the realm of the unknown, exploring the unexplored, indulge in the cultural treasures of the Land of the Nagas, known as the last head hunters, in the exotic state of Nagaland. Relax in individually designed tents, with en-suite bathrooms, crisp linen and the services of your very own butler. Enjoy a drink of the local rice beer, savour delicious tribal recipes and participate in celebrations of the unique Hornbill Festival. It’s luxury all the way!
This serene abode by the lake offers one the perfect getaway from the urban hubbub. Nature lovers can choose to bask in luxury in perfectly appointed cottages, undergo traditional Khasi spa treatments and dine on local delicacies, while the more adventurous may prefer the beautiful hill treks, boat rides and island picnics, and of course, a day at the Shillong Golf Course, dating back to 1889, and still referred to as the ‘Gleneagles of the East’.
This stunning property is located in the centre of Assam, on the banks of the Brahmaputra River. It is a beautiful oasis set in the midst of the Balipara division of Addabarie Tea Estate. There are 5 independent bungalows with 14 double bedrooms and suites with individually attached bathrooms. The old-world charm and gracious living, together with its lush surroundings and vast range of activities, makes it an ideal getaway spot!
This glorious resort is set in the magical environment of the plush Himalayan forests and colossal mountains, which enhance the skyline of this resort. It has been designed keeping in mind Sikkim’s monastic theme as well as impressive colonial architecture. An array of majestic luxuries – the finest of cuisine, plenty of activities for the kids, entertainment and relaxation for adults along with much more, make this resort a perfect destination for the entire family.
The resort is located in a natural environment that offers hospitality in tranquility. Featuring every possible contemporary convenience blended with a traditional heritage ambience, for guests to experience the feel of the quintessential Sikkim culture and tradition as they relax in the comfort of a five-star setting. The design is a marriage between the best in modern facilities and amenities combined with traditional trappings – a blend of Sikkimese architectural design with the Bhutanese module of exclusivity.
The Northeast beckons, and you must go!