With leaves changing hues and the nights getting longer and cooler, autumn heralds one of the most pleasant climes for travel in India. It is also the time for festivals which starts with Navratri and a travel to The Tattwaa Corbett Spa & Resort amidst the festivities brings together the best of both worlds, the jamboree of festivities merging with the call of the wild. The choices are endless but here are the top 5 picks for you to indulge in this festive season.
ENJOY THE IRRESISTIBLE NAVRATRA THALI
Indian festivals are incomplete without their signature food couture, the divinely curated Navratra thali. Filled with wholesome and healthy food, the tasty Navratra spread is the perfect gastronomic experience to appease the senses. With crisp alu sabudana fritters and lotus stem pakoras as appetisers followed with kuttu ka dahi bhalla, a signature dish of Navratra accompanied with cashew and chironji dal, water chestnut vada or piping hot and fluffy puris, this is food that pays homage to the soul. Enjoy the lip smacking delight with family as you let the food nourish your spirit and body.
DANDIYA - THE RHYTHM AND THE DANCE
If you want to party hard, dandiya is the way to do it in style. With foot tapping songs, perfectly synchronised hand movements and bright shimmering costumes, dandiya is not just a dance, but an emotion. Dance till you drop to the pulsating and catchy songs and relive this fascinating traditional dance form of Gujarat. Filled with infectious energy and celebrating the conquest of Goddess Durga, this is one religious fanfare that has crossed shores and made an indelible international mark as the dance that throbs the heart, taps the toes and makes the heart groove.
DIWALI AT CORBETT - OF TWILIGHTS AND TWINKLES
Diwali, the festival of lights, steeped in traditions and set in splendour, is one of the most awaited festivals of India. At Tattwa, let us celebrate the ultimate green Diwali. As dusk sets on Corbett and the glow worms light up the jungle, light the earthen diyas to welcome divinity into your lives. Watch the sky lanterns slowly ascend into the Corbett night sky as the crickets buzz in unison. At The Tattwaa Corbett Spa & Resort, festivals also mean the most mouth-watering spread of food and drinks. Here, festivals also meand feasting with friends and family.
CARD PARTY BY THE POOL
A Diwali without a round of cards is incomplete. Sit around the azure pool with lights surrounding you and your loved ones and enjoy a card party where everyone wins heart. As you call the shots, nibble at the assortment of delicacies or sip your favourite drink that will be served to you with unparalleled hospitality. This is one card party where no one loses as fun and family come together to regale in the tradition of Diwali in the most classic of settings.
REJUVENATE AND RELAX - THE FIESTA OF SELF-CARE
Unwinding in the jungles of Corbett is the ultimate soul stirring experience and to enjoy it to the fullest, a rejuvenated body is your coveted company. The in-house Panchatattwaa Spa helps re-energises you to face the daily grind of work and life with renewed vigour. With an array of custom-made massages, baths and therapies done by certified personnel, this is what truly is a celebration of your spirit. Let the spa experience make your skin glow and your spirit shine as you indulge in the most rejuvenating massages.