1) A one-night stay at Neeleshwar Hermitage, Kerala, plus a one-night stay on board the luxury Lotus houseboat.
This will combine the paradise garden of the Hermitage retreat, with access to Ayurvedic treatments, yoga lessons, infinity swimming pool and traditional architectural beauty, with the dreamlike magic of a cruise through the unspoilt local backwaters while enjoying the same level of comfort, gourmet cuisine and discreet and professional service as offered in the hotel.
2) A two-night stay at Neeleshwar Hermitage, Kerala, which includes a sunset cruise for two hours on the Lotus.
This will feature all the above hotel amenities, plus the cruise, plus the chance for a local temple visit for evening arati, walks or cycle through the sleepy village and paddy fields.
3) A two-nights stay at Sukoon Houseboat, Kashmir, which includes a visit to the Mughal Gardens and a walking tour of Old City.
Enjoy the sublime views of mirror calm water of Dal Lake and the surrounding mountains or take a shikara ride through the backwaters of the Lake.
Christmas (December 24th -26th 2020) or New Year (December 31st 2020 – January 1st 2021)
The highlight of above options will be the Celebration Dinner, a 6 course extravaganza of local specialities, including fresh fish and roast duck or a gourmet pukkha vegetarian option. Served under the brilliant canopy of stars, the meal will be accompanied by a live Indian or local classical music performed by expert musicians.