Summer’s upon us in all its glory and along with bright sunny days and soaring temperatures it brings with it an urge to escape to some seriously cool destinations nestled amidst hills and mountains,fora much-needed respite from the heat. So here are 4 hideaways for you, to make this summer a pleasant breeze!
Raga on the Ganges is your haven. The solitude exuded by this place makes it an idyllic spot for travelers. Getaway from the concrete jungle and be welcomed to picturesque Valleys, far far away from the mundane and routine city life. Whether you are traveling alone or with a bunch of friends, Raga keeps you in perfect company with the rhythmic sounds of the river Ganga and offers breathtaking views of the mountains and the holy river. The retreat is constructed in a terrace form to ensure you get a clear and distinct view from every deck. Let Raga pamper you with its soothing spa therapies – at the in-house spa, Vedic Roots. Whether you want a quick head and neck massage or a longer session of deep tissue massage, the spa has got you covered.
Coorg will fascinate you with its near-mythical setting. The Tamara is an exotic destination presiding over acres of coffee plantations, tucked away far from the city. The lush green country roads of Kabbinakad, leading you to this gorgeous property, will also leave you and your love utterly mesmerised.
Discover your moment of zen at this gorgeous resort. Get wooed by comfort mingled with nature’s love. Enjoy outdoor activities such as fishing, trekking, mountain biking, motorbike sightseeing and picnics. Besides, you can always follow your heart and set out on your own nature trail!
4. Summertime, Calangute, Goa
This opulent villa is a two-acre property on the gentle slope of a quiet hill outside Calangute. Built with Balinese influences, this villa overlooks huge private gardens filled with fruit trees, a mini-walking garden, a koi pond and a waterfall. Watch the sun set with a drink in your hand as you de-stress in your private pool. The owners of this nature retreat also run the Solita, a classic luxury yacht available for exclusive charter, which will take you out to sea to spot dolphins and down Goa’s secret backwaters and past quaint villages, transporting you to the world of old.
So which sumptuous haven are you splurging on?