India Luxury Holidays
This vibrant, timeless land of mystery, enthralling history and breathtaking beauty is a melting pot of cultures, politics and religions that echo its rich past, solidified in its monuments, palaces, and in the faces of its people who themselves narrate the story of this country.
India is long established as a Mecca for the British traveller, drawn to the kaleidoscope of experiences to be discovered. India is a land that has much to explore, from its wildlife, spiritual and cultural heritage to its dramatic scenery from lush jungles to arid deserts, snow-capped mountains and excellent beaches.
Time difference: GMT +5 hours and 30 minutes
Flight duration: 8 hours 20 minutes to Delhi (direct)
Currency: Indian Rupee
Capital: New Delhi
British Airways and Virgin Atlantic fly direct from London Heathrow. emirates flies from London Heathrow, London Gatwick, Manchester, Birmingham, Glasgow and Newcastle via Dubai.
With India being such a large sub-continent, the weather varies greatly throughout the country. As a general rule, in northern India, October to March gives warm days with dry cool nights and is the best time to travel; southern India is most pleasant from November to March with rains from late May through July; Himalayan summer ranges from April to June, with a maximum of 28°C and a minimum of 15°C and winters are cold.
Luxury Hotels in India
In the foothills of the Himalayas, set among 100 acres of virgin forest and built around a Maharajah's palace estate, ananda is a sublime...
Located on a historic stretch of Kochi harbour, resurrected from the remains of a Victorian shipyard.
Once an impressive Dutch Fort, the Fisherman’s Cove is set amidst whispering casuarinas and palm trees on miles of fine sand and is now o...
On the banks of Lake Vembanad, a tranquil property where you can choose to lounge by the poolside or indulge in an Ayurvedic massage or e...
Nestled among the picturesque Vindhya and Satpura ranges, this is one of India’s most beautiful national parks. Stay at Mahua Kothi a lod...
In ancient India, spending time in a beautiful forest was considered to be an essential part of a balanced life. By adapting this traditi...
Jaipur royal family until 1957, when it was first converted into a luxury hotel, now a Taj Hotel Resort it is the jewel in this iconic ho...
Set sail for a night on the Kettuvallom, queen of the Kerala backwaters and your floating home.
On a cliff top in Karnataka, lies SwaSwara Karnataka, a serene hideaway and eco-friendly property
High up above the City of Pearls, take a journey into the clouds and discover a bygone era, walking in the steps of royalty, revelling in...
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