A place for pilgrimage and adventure, a journey to the Indian Himalayas is a truly unforgettable experience.
Breathtaking mountainous peaks, sparkling blue glacial rivers and verdant forests; the beautiful Himalayas provide a picturesque backdrop to a peaceful and spiritually diverse region.
From the Hindu temples and ashrams of Rishikesh to the neat colonial bungalows of Shimla delve into India’s history exploring the charming hill stations, partake in a spiritual journey through the historically and mythically significant towns of the foothills or experience the Tibetan way of life at the home of the Dalai Lama.
Where to go in The Himalayas and the Foothills
- Take in the major sights of Old & New Delhi on a full day guided tour
- Explore some of the best architectural wonders of Agra
- Visit some of the highlights of Jaipur with your guide
- Experience the Indian Summers at Shimla
- The former residence of Lord Kitchener, erstwhile Commander-in-Chief of the British Army
- Opulent interiors with stunning scenery and views over the foothills of the Himalayas
- Ideally located for trekking, mountain biking and guided nature walks
- Secluded in wilderness with private tours to Shimla just a 40-minute drive away
- See some of the highlights of Amritsar including the Golden Temple
- Enjoy a guided tour of Dharamsala, home of his holiness the Dalai Lama
- Take one of the most scenic train rides in India aboard a toy train in Shimla
With a wealth of beauty on your doorstep, this exceptional resort from Oberoi Hotels and Resorts makes for a luxurious base for your journey into northern India. Set against the green of 8,000 acres of the protected Siswan Forest Range, at the foothills of the outer Himalayas, the resort, part of the Oberoi portfolio of hotels, has been designed so that guests can enjoy its views from every aspect...
The camps have been individually designed with en-suite bathrooms, private decks, crisp linen, attended to by your very own private butler. The camps are located in Kohima in Nagaland, Srinagar and Ladakh. Chamba Camp, Thiksey. At Chamba Camp, Thiksey you can relax and enjoy unexplored Ladakh. You can enjoy some spectacular experiences at the camp. Join the monks for a magical early morning prayer...
A short drive from Delhi to Rishikesh and you arrive at the foothills of Himalayas the birthplace of Yoga and meditation. Nestled at the foothills is Ananda surrunded by sal forests, overlooking Ganges, this is an increduble spa destination on the grounds of the a Maharaja's palace. Ananda forms the perfect base for exploring near by towns like Rishikesh & Haridwar. This wellness spa resort is int...
Situated in the heart of Amritsar only 10 minutes from the Golden Temple is the Hyatt Amritsar. Formerly known as Ista, the hotel features has a total of 248 rooms and suites designed in a modern style. Facilities at the Hyatt Amritsar include an outdoor swimming pool, fitness centre and Spa offering Ayurvedic treatments. Dining takes place at ThaiChi, the Thai and Chinese restaurant, Collage, the...
Situated in a privileged location 7,000 feet high in the Himalayas, The Oberoi Cecil is over 100 years old, having been built originally as a Himalayan hill station and reopened in 1987 as a grand heritage hotel from the Oberoi brand. Centred around an atrium, this luxury hotel has all the charm of the colonial era with wooden floors and lovely furniture. Accommodations include Deluxe Rooms, Premi...
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