There’s little point in pretending that leisure travel is an inevitability, at least in the near term. But at some point, hopefully on the sooner side, the security lines will be teeming once again. When that happens, there’s yet another very good reason to finalize a trip to India—Jaipur in particular, where a spectacular new hotel has opened up in the center of the walled city, which was named a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2019.

Inside the Neelam Suite.

The Johri is the second property created by Honawar Hospitality’s Abhishek Honawar and the Gem Palace jeweler Siddharth Kasliwal. It was originally a private home known as Lal Haveli, which was first occupied by Kasliwal’s ancestors in the 19th century.