A marriage is a bond, a divine relation of two individuals, two families, two souls who are bind together in an eternal bond forever. With a new bond, life takes a new turn towards romance, love, and bliss. When it is considered to be an auspicious bond, and then why not add few more strokes to it with a beautiful and pleasant honeymoon trip? But a question arises, where to go?
It is really a tough job for most of the newly wedded couples when it is about deciding their place of a honeymoon, a place to romance. Despite there are numerous honeymoon destinations in India, it is little confusing because every place has its own uniqueness and popularity among the visitors.
So, you are planning your honeymoon and want to be in your budget? I don’t think that it is really necessary to have your honeymoon in Paris or London because we have some beautiful destinations in our own country, India where you can spend your post-wedding holiday with your partner.
Let’s have a look at the top 10 honeymoon destinations in India.
Jammu and Kashmir
In every sense, Jammu and Kashmir is a paradise on Earth. This place offers people with the picturesque scenery, lush valleys, high mountains and sparkling lakes. This all together makes this destination one of the best for the honeymooners. If you really want to have a luxurious honeymooning in India, then do visit Srinagar and Gulmarg which will give you an experience of being in Switzerland. The cold weather with the pristine white snow will give you the moments of getting cozying up with your partner in front of a fire. Just explore those snow-clad mountains, spectacular Dal Lake, local flavor and cuisine which will help you in knowing that why the beauty of Kashmir is known as the paradise on Earth.
A former capital of the Rajput Kingdom Mewar, Udaipur is a small city of Rajasthan which is a perfect ideal place for newly wedded couples who are more interested in vintage style culture, history, and architecture. It is known as the City of Lakes and the Venice of the East. This city has a plethora of Rajput-era palaces as well as forts. It is one of the most visited places in India and we don’t think that anything is better than Udaipur, a quiet and peaceful place to spend your honeymoon. The beauty of this place cannot be described in few mere words. The shimmering lakes and the iconic museums, palaces of Udaipur make it one of the most romantic honeymoon destinations in India. So, just plan your honeymoon trip to feel the captivating love of the city and a memory for a lifetime.
After Udaipur, Mount Abu is the honeymoon destination in Rajasthan which is considered to be one of the best hill stations of India. This place is situated in the Aravali range which is specifically famous of the Dilwara Jain Temples which offer people with a breath-taking experience of a sunset. If you are interested in the mountains as well as desert life, then Mount Abu is the place to go for honeymooning. This place even gives a great taste of the Rajasthan culture. The major places of tourist attraction in Mount Abu includes Adhar Devi temple, Nakki Lake, Peace park, Achalgarh and Guru Shikhar.
If you are looking for a place with delicious food points, mountains, romantic spots, green hills, temples, boat riding, waterfalls, adventurous activities, caves and lakes, then the best choice is to plan your honeymoon to Mahabaleshwar. Mahabaleshwar is a place in the Satara district of Maharashtra and considered to be one of the best hill stations in India which is situated on the range of Western Ghats. If you place your honeymoon to Mahabaleshwar, then you can even have a short trip to Pune as well as Mumbai. If you are a monsoon lover, then this is the best place for you.
Goa is one of the top honeymoon destinations of India which is known as the land of sea, sun, and sand. This place needs no introduction. Not only the Indian couples, but even couples visit Goa for spending their honeymoon from all over the world. This place offers a lot of fun activities, adventurous sports, pristine beaches, warm weather and the beautiful scenic views. It has got everything which makes sure that honeymooning period of the people doesn’t end. Goa is the eclectic nightlife, balmy shores, delectable spice-laden vindaloo, glorious Portuguese architecture and fiery glasses of feni.
The place Kerala has everything for you from spa and spice to lakes and mountains to houseboats and coffee plantations. You can just have a walk in those lush green tea plantations and just soak yourself up in the healthy air or just get seated in those cottages. The charm which Kerala offer to its visitors is just too amazing that it keeps on urging the visitors to come back. It is a place which offers the verdant delights where you will never get enough of those backwaters, which is a unique web of rivers, lakes, and canals. This place is a paradise for the honeymooners. So, just simply enjoy your honeymoon in a traditional Kerala style.
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
If you are a sun-kissed lover and love to spend your time with your partner on the beautiful beaches and even don’t want to head towards Kerala or Goa, then it is best to visit Andaman and Nicobar Islands. It is a hub of adventure sports including kayaking, scuba diving, and snorkeling. The Andaman and Nicobar Islands offer the visitors beautiful, clear blue waters. It is considered to be an ideal place for the adrenaline junkies. This place offers top-notch hotels, romantic and exotic environment, superior dining along with the adventurous sports. This place even gives an amazing experience to enjoy the under-water marine life. And if you are a sea food lover, then you can have the best sea foods at this place.
Coorg is the other name of Kodagu district in Karnataka and is known as Scotland of India. This place is easily accessible from Mysore, Bangalore and Mangalore. If you are really looking for an isolated place to have a quaint honeymoon, then this place is the best choice because it is one of the best lush green hill-stations of India. Some of the best tourist spots at Coorg include scenic waterfalls, Talakaveri, Dubare elephant camp and Abbey Falls. This place has got the serene rivers, streams, evergreen forests and enthralling waterfalls. Coorg is even considered to be the Kashmir of South India.
Darjeeling is a town situated on the Himalayan foothills in West Bengal. This place is one of the top visited hill stations in India and considered to be the most romantic honeymoon destination. It is famous for its train journey, pleasant cold climate, local traditional market, natural beauties of tea gardens and pine trees. One of the top suggested tourist attractions of Darjeeling is the Tiger Hills which is around 8 kilometers from the city and is famous for the view of first sun rise with a blissful view of the Darjeeling city. This city is decorated with the beautiful nature. Other tourist attractions of Darjeeling city include Peace Pagoda, Batasia Loop, Kanchenjunga mountains, rock garden, toy-train journey and Singamari ropeway.
Nainital is a resort town situated in Uttrakhand at the foothills of the Kumaon Himalayas. It is one of the best destinations for honeymoon which includes places of tourist attractions like Tiffin top, Nainital Lake and many others which make this place one of the best scenic hill stations of India. This place is considered as the Lake District of India. It is a truly romantic place for honeymooners to start their journey of a new love life. This place is best known for rock climbing, pleasant climate, fishing enthusiasts, boat riding, lakes, ride to snow view, candle light dinner, water sports and local shopping market.
Other honeymoon destinations in India include Manali, Shimla, Lakshadweep Islands, Ooty, Agra, Jaisalmer, Gangtok and much more. But these are the top 10 honeymoon destinations in India. There are certain destinations in India which are a way more hyped and there are some newlyweds to like to know their spouses well and plan to take the roads which are not often taken.
Choose the best destination for your honeymoon and have a cool, blissful, romantic journey of life.