We work all week long tirelessly in order to have a lifestyle with the best of everything in our reach. Work-life balance has sadly become a myth in this stressful routine of ours, where many times we choose work over our personal lives. All this to achieve our goals along with having a luxurious lifestyle.
If these statements seems true, you are certainly in need of a break! Stop everything, take a deep breath and plan a comfortable vacation. It's time you took some time off to spend with yourself or with your loved ones and went on a luxurious vacation that you deserve. Here are the top 8 luxury destinations spread across different places in India.
Jaipur, the capital city of Rajasthan is one of the most popular tourist spots in India. The rich heritage of many powerful rulers in the past gleams in all its glory in the city, in the form of forts, palaces, havelis and more.
Since Jaipur is spread with a number of palaces, a few of these have been turned into luxury hotels that give you the feel of living in a bygone era. Live in places, like Rambagh Palace, Umaid Mahal, etc., while visiting Jaipur's famous points of interest like Hawa Mahal, Amber Fort, Nahargarh Fort, etc.
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The charming city of Gangtok is a serene place located in the northeastern state of Sikkim. Gangtok is a picturesque and clean city nestled on the mighty Himalayas.
Gangtok's main source of income is tourism and hotels; hence, expect to live in the best of luxury hotels in Gangtok. These hotels are usually set at a beautiful height giving you a brilliant view of the mountains every morning.
Take a stroll through MG Marg, visit Ganesh Tok, Rumtek Monastery, Nathu La Pass and more on your stay at Gangtok.
Srinagar is a beautiful city that is surrounded by snow-capped mountains and spread with pristine nature. This capital city of Jammu & Kashmir is well-known for the mesmerising Dal Lake, a must visit at Srinagar.
Apart from living in beautiful luxury hotels that are found by the lake, try going on a shikara ride through the glittering Dal Lake, visit Shalimar Bagh, Nishat Bagh, etc. at Srinagar.
Goa, the state celebrated for its beaches and parties that take place at these beaches, is a wonderful vacation spot. Particularly in South Goa, you can find some of the fantastic hotels and stays that ought to relieve you from all your work stress.
Go beach-hopping to Colva, Bogmalo, Cavelossim, try water sports like banana boat rides, water skiing, parasailing, etc.
Udaipur is a city that radiates royalty. It is a city of innumerable spellbinding palaces that are definitely worth a visit. It is known as the City of Lakes since it is spread with many beautiful lakes like the Pichola Lake, Fateh Sagar Lake, Doodh Talai Lake, to name a few.
Lake Pichola is home to magnificent palaces that are settled in the lake. Lake Palace is now a heritage hotel where you can luxuriously revel in the beauty of the past.
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Mumbai, the City of Dreams, is the most sought-after city to live in because it has the best of everything. Even if you don't live in Mumbai, a visit to this city that never sleeps is a must.
On one hand you have top-class luxurious hotels to live in and happening city nights. And on the other, you have many places, like the Marine Drive, Gateway of India, Elephanta Caves, Juhu Beach, etc., that you must explore, making it the perfect luxury holiday destination.
Literally translating to one lakh islands, Lakshadweep is a serene group of 36 islands that is nestled in the mighty Arabian Sea. Take a luxurious cruise to Lakshadweep and live in posh hotels that are available in plenty in this mesmerising location.
Don't miss out on adventure activities like snorkelling, scuba diving and more since exploring underwater is an experience of a lifetime. Go island-hopping to Minicoy Island, Kavaratti Island, Kalpeni Island, etc. on your stay at Lakshadweep.
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Delhi being the capital of our country, has the best luxury stays all through the city. It is not only a metropolitan, fast-paced city but also has the heritage of the Mughal Empire spread across Delhi.
Travel back in time by visiting the beautiful Red Fort, Qutub Minar complex, India Gate, Jama Masjid and other such glorious structures of Delhi.