Holding a wealth of history within its elegant walls, the Taj Mahal Palace offers one of the richest hotel experiences in Mumbai. It has played host to royalty and aristocracy since 1903, and continues to deliver an excellent standard of service in lavish classic style.
Take afternoon tea on the terrace with views of Mumbai's extraordinary Gateway to India or go on heritage tours through the hotel, its grounds and its art gallery.
Leisure: Outdoor pool, terrace, garden, spa, yoga, meditation, butler service, heritage walks, art gallery, kids' activities
Rooms: 543 rooms & suites
Take your best shot at spotting wildlife with an itinerary that includes not one but three different parks, all located in the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. This allows you to explore some surprisingly diverse scenery, see myriad bird and animal species, and hugely increase your chances of spotting one of these elusive big cats.