In the south of India, you’ll discover the tranquility of a life dedicated to religion and wellness. It is here that you can unwind in the comfort of the gentle Kerala culture, indulge in wellness treatments and enjoy the soothing nature of golden beaches.
Start your trip in Kerala, a vibrant and beautiful southern state that is best known for its stretches of beaches and sleepy backwaters. Slip into the way of life here immediately with a day spent acclimatizing on the beaches of Varkala. Discover the natural wilderness of Kerala in Periyar on a boat cruise to watch the elephants and other wildlife that live off these waters.
You will also take a trip to Munnar, the summer resort of the British in south India, delight in the beautiful bird species of the Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary, and learn more about the popular spices of Indian cuisine at the Cardamon Research centre.
India is better known for its ancient history, exquisite temples and eclectic culture, but the concepts of holistic wellness run strong through its culture, and travellers can expect to be nourished and nurtured at the Kumarakom Lake Resort while visiting.
This heritage retreat lies on a coconut tree shoreline and focuses on the healing powers of the practice of Ayurveda. Holistic treatments, based on natural remedies and the power of touch, are intertwined with peaceful lake cruises.