1. GET WILD IN INDIA WITH TAJ
Adventurists of all ages can stay at Mahua Kothi and experience the beauty of Madhya Pradesh’s Bandhavgarh National Park and feel it come alive as expert naturalists interpret the mysteries of the jungle on twice-daily safaris. Feel the thrill of coming face-to-face with Bengal tigers, sloth bears and exotic birds. Participate in the Budding Naturalist Program, which takes youngsters on early morning nature walks and safaris to late evening stargazing sessions.
WHERE: Mahua Kothi, Bandhavgarh
PRICE: Via website
2. FAMILY ADVENTURES
IN THE SEYCHELLES
North Island is offering guests an all-inclusive experience where each and every activity offered at the resort is included as part of a bespoke experience. Water-lovers can explore the ocean in a host of different ways, from snorkelling and diving – full PADI tuition and certification can also be added to your experience – to hopping on to a sea kayak, longboard or stand up paddle board in order to discover the calm waters around the island. Those who prefer to remain on terra firma won’t feel left out as adrenaline surges come in the shape of guided treks and island cycling. A walk up Spa Hill affords the best views of North Island, while guides share the secrets of the island with you.
WHERE: North Island Seychelles
PRICE: On request
3. MUM’S THE WORD IN OMAN
With time becoming increasingly precious, expectant parents are finding different and exciting ways to enjoy those last few months before their bundle of joy arrives. With this in mind, Alila Jabal Akhdar, in the tranquil and awe-inspiring Al Hajar mountain range, will offer mums and dads the opportunity to enjoy a truly immersive holiday, easing them into this new phase of life. In the evenings, couples can enjoy a romantic meal under the stars, savouring Juniper’s award winning menu featuring hearty and nourishing dishes, and simply enjoy the peace and quiet. With the “Indulge In Another Day” package, you can enjoy savings when you stay three nights or more.
WHERE: Alila Jabal Akhdar, Oman
PRICE: From $551 per night
4. RACE AROUND THE CLOCK, VIP STYLE
Join Aston Martin Racing as it returns to the most iconic motor race in the world, the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The 24-hour race is one of the greatest spectacles in motorsport with more than a quarter of a million fans making their annual pilgrimage to the French city of Le Mans each year. The £2,500 ticket price (approx. $3,187) will ensure VIP hospitality over the race weekend, with VIP parking and a welcome reception and lunch on Friday June 14, with a chance to meet the drivers and team management.
You’ll also enjoy unrivalled views of the track from both the VIP Hospitality at Raccordement and the Pit Suite, located above the Aston Martin Racing pit garage with access to an exclusive ‘behind the scenes’ garage tour through the Aston Martin Racing pit garage. Throughout the event, Aston Martin Racing events team will be on hand to assist in making this race weekend an unforgettable experience – including guided tours to different vantage points around the track to watch the racing action.
WHERE: Le Mans, France
PRICE: $3,187 Adults and $1,912 children
WHEN: June 15-16, 2019
5. RISE AND SHINE IN SRI LANKA
Move your body through a series of stretches to release a week’s worth of tension by relaxing at the Anantara Spa at Anantara Kalutara. Enjoy yoga with the resort’s very own Yoga Master and balance your body and mind. Pamper your tired feet and body with expert massage techniques that will bring you into a deep relaxation and emerge revitalised, fully refreshed and ready to embark on your next adventure – or your journey back to work. The offer includes a 60-minute yoga session with the Yoga Master and a 60-minute Anantara Signature or Stress Release Massage.
WHERE: Anantara Kalutara, Sri Lanka
PRICE: From $110 for the “Rise and Shine” experience
6. ROMANTIC GETAWAYS IN THE MALDIVES
Bring your love, romance, and passion to the Secret Water Island and let Fairmont Maldives turn the first moments of your life together into memories of a lifetime. Arrive in style by private seaplane transfer and spend precious time together in a dreamy villa designed for comfort and privacy with private pools, modern amenities and your personal villa host. Enjoy long walks on powder white sands with magnificent views of the Indian Ocean and the tranquil blues of the lagoon. Tantalise your taste buds with local and international culinary delights and indulge your body, mind and soul at the renowned Willow Stream Spa.
WHERE: Fairmont Maldives
PRICE: Via website
WHEN: Year-round, subject to availability