This gruesome pandemic has reiterated one thing, you enter this world alone, and you leave it alone. So, why don’t travel alone? Okay, maybe we’re pushing things too far. But the need of the hour is to travel in small intimate groups and stay away from bustling, crowded places. Social distancing becomes easier when you don’t have to visit popular tourist sites or reside in crowded hotels. So earlier we had a list of secluded beaches in India. Now we have here a list of 5 secluded homes of India that will make living in the middle of nowhere look glorious. Check out our list for social distance friendly travel experience.
1.Old Likkir Traditional Farmstay In Jammu & Kashmir
Wake up to the sweet melody of birds and a warm blanket of sunshine at Old Likkir Traditional Farmstay situated in Jammu & Kashmir. Witness magnificent snow clad Himalayas as you peek out of your window at this secluded homestay. This space is built with local materials like soil, clay wood and stone giving it a rustic feel. This home is situated in the middle of Likir village and just a few minutes downhill from the renowned Likir monastery. Surrounded by melting glaciers and lush greenery it’s perfect for a rejuvenating vacation away from the hustle-bustle of the city.
2. Aerodene Cottage In Meghalaya
Aerodene Cottage is a charming little property situated close to Shillong in Meghalaya. The entire home is situated amid the gorgeous mountains of Shillong and the thick forest. Here you can enjoy the seclusion, the chirping sounds of crickets and the rustle of trees. And at the same time experience amenities like the kitchen, common area and more. The offices of thecabin also come with tv sets and you can enjoy free Wi-Fi connection here. At night, enjoy a relaxing barbeque with your loved ones as you stay amid the beauty of nature, distancing yourself from the crowd.
3. Ananka Cottage In Karnataka
Situated 14km away from Mysore in a rural setting near the River Kaveri rests the Ananka Cottage in Mandya in Karnataka. Enjoy a rustic secluded farm stay surrounded by coconut, mango, sapota and a variety of fruit-bearing trees. Experience the farm and village life here. As you witness lush greenery all around you, take a book in hand and immerse yourself in the world of serenity and solitude. And if you want a little company,you can also get your furry companion with you to this pet-friendly cottage. Fresh fruits, rustic farm life and solitude, what more do you need right?
4. The Birdsong Cottage In Uttarakhand
To enjoy social distancing at its best post-pandemic, stay at the Birdsong Cottage situated between Badrinath and Kedarnath. Cosy up in this charming, secluded cottage far away in a tiny village in Guniyala Khal. With eternal snow views, pleasant hikes, bird watching and an eclectic book collection you’d never miss the crowd trust us. To visit here you need to visit the edge of the small village on a forest road above 6000feet. And then climb down around 2000m from the open roadside parking to arrive here. So with all this trouble to get here, you know when it comes to seclusion and peace of mind, it’s worth. Himalayan snow peaks, rivers and rural pastures shall give you and your thoughts, company.
5. Jujurana Stays In Himachal Pradesh
How’d you like to stay in a cosy two-bedroom chalet on the edge of a pine forest in Himachal Pradesh? Well, at Jujurana Stays this is exactly what you can do. Plan a cutesy vacation with your bae and cuddle up in this wooden chalet surrounded by nothing but spectacular natural beauty. Listen to the bubbling clear Himalayan streams, and the chirping birds of the forest. Gorge on homely food, go fishing, camping and trekking with your loved one. More importantly, let this blissful experience away from everything else shape your relationship. Meanwhile, you can also take a virtual tour of Himachal Pradesh’s Manali from the comfort of your homes.
These are some of the secluded homes in India for a perfect post-pandemic stay. India also has many secluded islands where you can social distance in peace.