Once you have travelled, the voyage never ends, but is played out over and over again in the quietest chambers. The mind can never break off from the journey… “Pat Conroy”
This quote turns out to bear a close resemblance with my Jim Corbett trip that I traversed a few days back. While starting for the trip was posed to a number of threats concerning it was my first solo trip with my 4 year old, however the temptation of my rendezevous with wildlife was quite irresistible and I ventured out to experience the luxury right in the lap of Nature.
My Encounter with Aahana
AAhana Resort stands out to be a signature property in the heart of Jim Corbett with the dense Bijrani Forest as the backdrop. Situated at Ramnagar, at the foothills of the Kumaon Himalayas, it truly lives up to its name Aahana “ first rays of the run” as it is one of the handpicked properties to experience the golden soft rays of the sun.
Moving into this property on a business trip, a family break or even a small gathering with friends can offer you a rejuvenating break from the regular monotonous chores of life.
Aahana: The “El Dorado” of Corbett Properties
Amidst all the properties in the heart of Corbett, you might ponder what makes Aahana so exclusive and desirable. Well, the secret lies in a number of reasons.
The entire property boasts of a Naturopathy centre that provides a comprehensive solution to health and healing. With two dedicated naturopathy practioners and well-trained therapists, the entire team believes in offering a healing break amidst the mid of wild. Aahana staff believes that the body is a temple and inducing good health into this temple is their motto. Yoga, meditation, pranayama, reflexology massages, sun baths, panchakarma, ozone cleansing etc. and a host of services provided in this hub of organic living. Experiencing Natural healing treatments in the company of Nature is indeed a dream we all dream of inhabiting metropolitan cities and Aahana fulfills it to the core.
What adds to Aahana’s beauty is its faith in providing you a natural and organic lifestyle flawlessly.
It boasts of an organic garden where fruits and vegetables are grown organically and these are used as a part of kitchen ingredients. Undoubtedly you get the freshest of ingredients for satiating your appetites.
They even have a swimming pool where you can sunbathe and enjoy a pool side breakfast, or just take a refreshing bath in the fresh sparkling waters or even take a backseat in the comfortable chairs and listen to the music performed by the performers every evening.
Another reason that makes your stay a truly fulfilling one is the amazing elaborate restaurant that it has. Imagine enjoying the best of delicacies cooked in live counters and the widespread buffets in the lap of nature can be such a relaxing and heartwarming break. Whether you are in love with continental, North Indian or a coastal cuisine, Aahana can satisfy all your cravings.
There are a number of options to choose for your stay at Aahana. You can choose The Corbett Club, Jim’s Retreat, Family Suite, Jungle Lore, The Villa and a host of other choices as per your requirements. Every room, possesses a spacious bed, a cozy fireplace, a lavish washroom with all essential toiletries, a mini refrigerator, a number of fruits and snacks with a pampering sitting area. In a nutshell, there is no room for you to complain.
Aahana stands not only responsible to its guests but is equally responsible to Nature. It has a brilliant waste management process that never breaches the discipline of nature. All the solid wastes inside the property are responsibly decomposed and made into manure that is used for activities like gardening and farming. Even you have a Goshala or cowshed where you can experience a milking session of the cows. Even the gomutra is segregated and stored for its healing properties.
A host of adventurous activities like bird watching, , walk with experienced naturalists, cycling excursions, thrilling safaris into the wilderness, lavish poolside breakfasts & dinners and of course the Victorian
Aahana’s greenery, hospitality, the infrastructural perfections and last but not the least, the Wellness Centre with its holistic treatments are all aimed to provide you an aesthetic stay in the company of wilderness. The lush greenery complemented with the blue, sparking waters along with a dash of luxury makes the resort stand out among all properties with all its might.
probably these all reasons account to the property’s successive rank among the 25 Best Resorts of India for 5 years consequently and for being voted as the 8th Best Resort as per TripAdvisor.