Stay at Chettinad's old mansions, camp near Bengaluru, and cycle deep into the folds of the Sahyadris, Pondy, or Goa.
Swaying bridges in Rishikesh, baul-city neighbourhoods in West Bengal, aquamarine waterfalls in Meghalaya and natural vistas in Maharashtra—we’ve compiled a list of our readers’ favourite rainy-day haunts.
Bhopal's hammam that houses secret scrub recipes, Rajasthan's lake that served as a seaplane base in World War II, Andaman Islands' waters that offer chance sightings of dugongs—we've compiled a collage of hidden gems from the hometowns of our readers.
Mandu Festival, five days of moonlit music and grand celebrations, rekindle the Madhya Pradesh town’s old-time glory.
Madhuri Thakur helps trailblaze the path for local, female safari drivers in the heart of Madhya Pradesh's wildlife.
Beachside solitude in Ganpatipule, lost-in-time architectures in Melkote, birdwatching along the marshes of Mangalajodi—seek out these secluded places of beauty for a post-lockdown getaway.
Discover 'Little Varanasis' in Madhya Pradesh, a temple-run in Hampi, and rising spots for king-size feasts.
A daylong run in Madhya Pradesh’s capital city that packs palace visits with spicy street fare and a moving museum tour.
Two memorable journeys in Panna National Park: One expertly guided by members of its local tribe, another in the luxurious cradle of Pashan Garh.
A 500-year-old living dzong, a temple with an levitating pillar, and East India's only water palace—for the culture connoisseur, there's never enough India to explore.