Karnataka, South West India
The new Vivanta Hotel and Resort by Taj
is located in the ethereal mountain range of Karnataka, South West India. It's the ideal destination for those wishing to totally switch off and recharge. Perched high on a hillside 4,000 feet above sea level, the isolated property is made up of 62 rooms and villas spread across 180 acres of rainforest, teeming with wildlife and more than 300 species of plants. The incredible Jiva Grande Spa is built below rainforest level to create a canopy effect over each of the treatment suites, the wellness café, indoor and open-air pools and the Buddha Garden. Visit Vivanta by Taj Madikeri with Ampersand Travel
from £1,375 per person for 7 nights, with private transfers and economy flights with Emirates.