With so much to explore, from wildlife and beaches, to ancient
forts and floating palaces, India offers endless opportunities for
parents to bring some magic to family holidays with the kids.
Discover the ultimate 'Jungle Book' experience in some of
India's best safari spots. Taj Baghvan is situated just 5 minutes
from the entrance to Pench National Park whilst Taj Pashan Garh
sits atop a small hill, giving guests excellent views of the nearby
watering hole, popular with tigers and antelope. For a unique and
new experience visit JAWAI Leopard Camp where guests can meet the
local Rabari tribesmen, who have lived alongside the leopards and
other wildlife for centuries.
For budding historians, why not incorporate a stay at the
250-year-old Ahilya Fort perched on the edge of a cliff, high above
the mighty Narmada River and explore the legends and myths of the
nearby deserted city of Mandu.
Rajasthan is full of palaces and forts as well as rural
countryside, villages and jungles to explore on foot, bicycle or
horseback. Just south of Jodhpur, Rohet Garh, The Wilderness Camp
comprises 7 charming tents on the edge of the Great Thar Desert.
Here you can spend your days on horse or camel riding safaris.
Feel like royalty aboard the Maharaja's Express train, which
offers old world elegance in the comfort of a new build train.
Whether it's for a few days or an entire trip, you can ease the
exhaustion of family travel by residing on the train as you hurtle
through the countryside exploring various destinations in luxury
Discover India's rich heritage at one of the many festivals held
through the course of the year. Why not relax at the picturesque
Samode Haveli after an exciting day discovering Jaipur's Elephant
Festival, where the beautiful creatures pachyderms are decorated
with intricate painted designs, colourful rugs and jewellery.
Elephant lovers at The Oberoi Vanyavilas, Ranthambhore can help
bathe their resident elephants, Mala and Laxmi, whilst The Oberoi
Udaivilas, Udaipur gives creative kids the chance to design and
make their own kites.
Finish an epic journey of discovery in Goa, at one of the laid
back family resorts in Southern Goa. The Leela Goa offers something
for all the family including private yoga sessions, a 12 hole par 3
golf course, and a kids pool, with a range of dedicated