Popular Ananda In the Himalayas is considered to be one of the top destination spas in India. Set against the soothing background of the Himalayas, it’s built on a Maharaja’s palace estate. The spa offers therapeutic treatments based on traditional Indian practices of Ayurveda, yoga and meditation. There’s also an enticing spa boutique, stocking everything from music to organic food. A three night minimum stay is required. Read reviews on Tripadvisor.
- Address: The Palace Estate, Narendra Nagar Dist. Tehri-Garhwal, Uttarakhand. Phone: (91 1378) 227-500.
- Cost: Accommodation and spa packages start from around $1,000 for a couple per night (or $700 for a single), and include special cuisine and treatments.
- What’s Good: The three night Himalayan Bliss package will provide you with signature Ananda spa treatments and a choice of active or cultural experiences. Or, try the longer seven night Ayurvedic Detox program.