As temperatures continue to soar this summer, we curate the best packages on offer in the different parts of the country. North, East, West, South, take your pick and turn the vacay mode on with the family. By Radhika Sikaria
With Ananda in the Himalayas’ Special Summer Promotion 2018, you can indulge in Ayurvedic therapies, yoga, meditation, and organic food right at the foothills of Himalaya. Before August 31, if you book a wellness programme at the discounted rate of ₹26,000, you can enjoy daily spa therapies, group fitness sessions, weekly treks, cuisine classes, and cultural performances.
The summers in the north-east are short-lived and quickly replaced by pleasant showers. Head to the hub of the region and look no further than Vivanta by Taj to call home. With the Extended Stay offer, you can stay for three nights and above at 15 per cent discount on the available rate. Additionally, you can avail 20 per cent off on select F&B outlets.
Unwind in the picturesque town known as ‘City of Lakes’. Trident Udaipur, perched on the banks of Lake Pichola makes for the ideal hideaway here. Go for the Trident Holidays offer. Not only can you book your two night stay for double occupancy at ₹14,500 with verdant view of the garden, but you can also save up to 25 per cent on all Spa therapies. In fact, if you choose to extend your stay, the third night comes at a 50 per cent discount. There’s also happy hour from 6-7 pm. (This offer is also applicable at Trident, Agra, Trident, Jaipur, and Trident, Cochin.)
Coffee plantations as far as the eye can see. Isn’t that what summer dreams are made of? Book the Magic Moments package for two nights for accommodation in the Jacuzzi/Pool Villa at ₹66,960. It comes with a bottle of sparkling wine with handmade chocolate truffles, thematic turndown service, romantic candle-lit dinner for a couple, and a couple signature massage at the in-house spa, Oma.