Your No.1 fan deserves a No. 1 vacation with these 5 amazing experiences!
Mother is the best gift we receive even before we are born. All our life, our mother provides us with comfort, love, affection, a safe space, and the best friendship anyone can ever ask for. She is our No. 1 fan for life, and she deserves all the best things in the world. Nothing will ever come close to showing enough gratitude for all that mothers do for us. But we can do the most we can to ensure we show just how much we love them. What better way to do that than to pamper the one who will never stop pampering us?
We’ve picked out these cool experiences that are designed to be luxurious and relaxing and offer a perfect holiday for the woman who has always toiled for us.
Kanatal Resort, Uttarakhand – Pamper her mind and body
Offering the perfect mountain hideaway, Club Mahindra Kanatal is located in the green pine forests in the Shivalik ranges. The picture postcard mountain vistas make for a perfect retreat. The resort is located conveniently from Dehradun Railway Station, and is about 300 kms from Delhi. Perched on the sloping hills, the spellbinding views of Mount Everest will mesmerise your mother.
The natural beauty of Kanatal will calm her mind. For the body, there’s the amazing Svaastha Spa at this Club Mahindra Resort. Get mommy rejuvenated with signature therapies, various massages, and other packages. After the therapeutic massage, she can curl up with a book and some coffee in the resort’s library, which boasts of a large collection of some of the best books.
After pampering her mind, it is time to nourish her soul. A trip to Surkunda Devi Temple is lined with some of the most stunning views in the country. Located 9500 feet above sea level, this temple is one of the oldest in the area. Locals pray to Surkunda Devi, and in May / June they celebrate the Ganga Dussehra festival. Your mother will certainly enjoy the beauty and tranquillity that this temple and its vicinity offer.
If you plan it well, you can experience snow! Indulge in some play with a game or two of snowball with your mother. If she is one for adventure, take her rappelling, river rafting or rock climbing.
The trip should definitely have a few walkabouts to drink in the stunning beauty that the locality offers.
Settled by the banks of river Ganga, Summit by the Ganges is one of the finest Club Mahindra Resorts in India. Rishikesh is a spiritual place, and the property keeps in mind the serenity of the locality in its design. For the mothers on the path to spirituality, this is the perfect gift for her. Summit by the Ganges is an apt property for relaxation, self-discovery, tranquil escape, excitement, rejuvenation or sheer thrill.
The highlight of this trip is going to be the magnanimous and magnificent Ganga Aarti. It is a unique experience to witness a sparkling tribute to the holy river Ganges. The Aarti is special because it appeals to three senses – visual, auditory and smell. Drink in the view of hundreds of diyas, sounds of the chants and fragrance of incense, and be mesmerised and spellbound. Guests at the Club Mahindra Resort get exclusive access to the ceremony. So, flaunt your privilege to your mother, and banter with her a bit. Nothing is complete without some fun!
Continue your journey towards inner peace with regular yoga sessions. Indulge in various asanas in the natural surroundings as you breath fresh air. It will keep you energetic, calm and happy throughout the vacation!
Any trip to Uttaranchal is incomplete without having some of its delectable local food. Have the authentic accompaniment, Bhang ki Chutney, and the mouth-watering Garhwal ka Fannah, a local Garhwali side dish. Complete your meal by indulging in lip-smacking desserts like Jalebi and its distant cousin, Imarti.
A trip here is full of adventure, serenity and spiritual awakening. Know more about this Club Mahindra Resort here.
Ashtamudi Resort, Kerala – Backwaters, culture, and spa!
Located along the Ashtamudi Lake, one of the largest in Kerala, Club Mahindra Ashtamudi is a truly unique property. It has floating cottages that offer a distinct staying experience that is unparalleled in luxury. If an idyllic holiday is on your mother’s mind, this Club Mahindra Resort is the place to be!
The floating cottages gently rock with the lapping of the lake, putting you at ease right away. Swaying to the rhythm of the breeze is just how you want a vacation to start. It will remind your mother of the times she rocked you to sleep when you were a baby. And nostalgia is a fantastic beginning to a well-pampered vacation.
Speaking of history, the Krishnapuram Palace Museum gives you an insight into the life and times of the Travancore Maharajas of yesteryear. It holds a 10th Century Buddha statue and is home to some of the finest murals from royal times. The queen in your life will enjoy this exploration of Kerala architecture and the grandeur with which the royals lived. The Murugan or Subramanya Temple should be next on the cards. Located in Umalanayoor near Kollam, this temple is dedicated to Lord Ganesha’s brother, Murugan. The sublime carvings and sculptures in the temple are awe-inspiring. Your mother has told you hundreds of stories, and it is time for you to get her some new ones for her grandchildren. A visit to these two places will surely help achieve that.
After the historic exploration, it is time for the most important part of the trip – spa therapy! Offering unique massages, the Svaastha spa at this Club Mahindra Resort offers a mix of popular and Ayurvedic spa therapies and they will ensure that your mother feels pampered, relaxed, and happy.
Food is an important aspect on any vacation and for mothers, even more so. At Ripples, the floating restaurant, she can enjoy fresh catch from the lake in traditional Kerala cuisine.
A wholesome trip is guaranteed at Ashtamudi Resort! Find out more here.
Mothers are special, and they deserve all the best things in the world. Make it a memorable experience for your mother by gifting her an experience at any of the Club Mahindra Resorts in India.
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