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Top 10 Honeymoon Destinations In India

by Ravi Bhanu 3 months ago in asia

Best Places For Honeymoon

Honeymoon is a well-awaited holiday for newlyweds just after their wedding. This holiday lets them celebrate their holy union and get to know each other better. Nowadays, couples want to visit a romantic or exotic place to celebrate their honeymoon. To help you choose from the best, here are the top 10 honeymoon destinations in India.

The top 10 honeymoon destinations in India are:

1. Srinagar (Jammu & Kashmir)

Dal Lake (Srinagar)

Srinagar is the capital city of the paradise on earth, Jammu and Kashmir. You can enjoy the togetherness in the picturesque scenery, high mountains, sparkling lakes, lush valleys, and lovely weather. You can also add a pinch of added flavor to your romance by staying on the houseboats and enjoying the heavenly beauty all around with a trip over the lakes on Shikaras.

How to Reach: You can reach there on a flight to Srinagar (Sheikh-ul-Alam Airport) or travel by train to Srinagar’s nearest fully functional railhead, Jammu Tawi Railway Station.

Duration of Stay: 7-to-10 days

Experiences: You can enjoy the picturesque natural views all around, sightseeing, skiing, ride on the Shikaras, houseboats, food, and shopping.

Ideal time to visit: April-to-October

2. Goa

Goa Beach

If you are a fan of the seas, beaches, warm weather, scenic beauty, and fun activities (including vibrant nightlife), Goa is definitely one of the most romantic honeymoon destinations to visit in India. Enjoy the rustic and enthralling beauty of Goa, the place where you can savor the unique Goan culture and visit the historically significant sites of Old Goa. The couples can enjoy the adventure water sports and also spend romantic evenings in their beachside resorts.

How to Reach: You can either fly to Goa’s Dabolim Airport (30 km away from Panjim) with direct flights. Or travel by train to any one of the two major railheads serving Goa - Vasco da Gama Railway Station and Madgaon Railway Station.

Duration of Stay: 5-to-7 days

Experiences: You can enjoy the beaches, nightlife, exotic Goan food, adventure water sports, shopping, historical sites (especially the UNESCO World Heritage Site), and much more.

Ideal time to visit: October-to-January

3. Kodagu (Karnataka)

Kodagu (Karnataka)

Kodagu is known as the Scotland of India and is the perfect honeymoon destination for romantic couples looking for a cozy honeymoon trip in the lap of scenic beauty. Spend time in solitude and walk through the verdant greenery of orange orchards and coffee plantations, with a refreshing coffee aroma all around.

How to Reach: You can reach Kodagu either by flight or train. The nearest airport to this place is Mangalore Airport (160 km away) and the nearest railway station is Mysuru (95 km away).

Duration of Stay: 5-to-7 days

Experiences: You can enjoy picturesque sightseeing, waterfalls, hiking, plantations (coffee and orange), trekking, and much more.

Ideal time to visit: October-to-March, January-to-May

4. Nainital (Uttarakhand)

Nainital (Uttarakhand)

Nainital is the perfect honeymoon destination for couples who want to spend romantic time in a quaint hill station. This is counted among the highest-rated and affordable honeymoon destinations in India, where newlyweds can enjoy the picturesque lakes, beauty of the mountains, ancient temples, and boat rides in pleasant weather.

How to Reach: You can reach Nainital by train as well as by flight. The nearest airport to this place is Pantnagar Airport (70 km away) and the nearest railway station is Kathgodam railway station (23 km away).

Duration of Stay: 3-to-5 days

Experiences: You can enjoy boat rides on the picturesque lakes, breathtaking snow points, excursions to nearby Bhimtal and Bhowali, excellent food, temples, and much more.

Ideal time to visit: October-to-April

5. Jaisalmer (Rajasthan)

Jaisalmer (Rajasthan)

If you want a royal honeymoon, visit Rajasthan’s Jaisalmer. It will offer you gorgeous palaces, forts, history, and everything Gothic. You can enjoy the vast expanses of the Thar Desert while riding on a camelback. Tent accommodations are also becoming popular among visitors, where you can enjoy the exquisite cultural night performances of the Rajasthani folk musicians and dancers.

How to Reach: You can reach Jaisalmer by train as well as by flight. The nearest airport is Jodhpur Airport (280 km away) and the nearest railway station is Jaisalmer Railway Station (directly linked to Jaipur and Delhi).

Duration of Stay: 6-to-7 days

Experiences: You can enjoy a stay at palaces, safaris (camel and desert), sand dunes, cultural programs, sightseeing (including forts), enthralling sunsets, desert camps, and much more.

Ideal time to visit: October-to-March

6. Shimla (Himachal Pradesh)

Shimla (Himachal Pradesh)

Shimla is a gorgeous hill station, offering honeymooners with breathtaking beauty, colonial charm, wonderful surroundings, and mighty mountains. The honeymooners will find it perfect for starting a new stage of life.

How to Reach:

You can reach Shimla (Jubbarhatti Airport, 20 km away from the hill station) directly by regular flights from cities such as New Delhi and Chandigarh. You can also travel by train to reach Kalka railway station (96 km away) and then take a taxi to Shimla.

Duration of Stay: 3-to-4 days

Experiences: You can enjoy trekking, Ice skating, skiing, paragliding, temples, shopping, and many more.

Ideal time to visit: March-to-June

7. Lakshadweep Islands

Lakshadweep Island

Lakshadweep is one of the most exotic, uninhabited places in India. The bluish-green beaches, white sands, and cozy beach cottages make Lakshadweep the best place for honeymooners to begin their new life together.

How to Reach: You can fly off to Agatti Airport (located in the Agatti Island of Lakshadweep) from Cochin International Airport with the help of a helicopter.

Duration of Stay: 7-to-9 days

Experiences: You can enjoy island hopping, coral reef surfing, snorkeling, scuba diving, water sports, strolling on exotic beaches, and much more.

Ideal time to visit: October-to-mid-May

8. Ooty (Tamil Nadu)

Ooty (Tamil Nadu)

Ooty is one of the most prominent honeymoon destinations in India. This attractive spot in the Nilgiri Hills provides newlyweds with a romantic escapade with breathtaking views, a serene environment, tea gardens, lakes, gardens, and many more.

How to Reach: You can reach Coimbatore Airport by flight and then commute 85 km to the lovely Ooty hill station. To reach Ooty, you can also travel by train to reach the nearest Mettupalyam railway station, located 40 km away.

Duration of Stay: 3-to-4 days

Experiences: You can enjoy Ooty Lake, Rose Garden, Botanical Gardens, Dodabetta Peak, Nilgiri Mountain Railway, Tea Garden, excellent food, and much more.

Ideal time to visit: March-to-June

9. Darjeeling (West Bengal)

Darjeeling (West Bengal)

Darjeeling is a lovely hill station having jaw-dropping locales and scenic beauty, breathtaking sunrises, and vibrant culture. Journey on the UNESCO Heritage Darjeeling Himalayan Toy Train is a lifelong memory. This is one of the most affordable yet happening honeymoon destinations in India.

How to Reach: You can travel by flight to reach Bagdogra Airport (95 km away) to reach Darjeeling. Travelers can also reach New Jalpaiguri station and then get a taxi to reach the hill station.

Duration of Stay: 3-to-4 days

Experiences: You can enjoy Darjeeling Mall, Khangchendzonga sightseeing, UNESCO Heritage Darjeeling Himalayan Toy Train ride, breathtaking tea gardens, Tiger Hill Vantage Point, Mirik Sightseeing, Batasia Loop, and many more.

Ideal time to visit: April-to-June, October-to-December

10. Alappuzha (Kerala)

Alappuzha (Kerala)

Alappuzha is a picturesque coastal town in Kerala that is the ideal romantic hotspot for newlyweds. They can enjoy a leisurely stay at the beautifully decorated houseboats that float on the backwaters and the breathtaking views of small islands. You can definitely call it Venice of the East.

How to Reach: Alappuzha is well connected by air through the Kochi International Airport (75 km away). You can also reach there by train to Alappuzha Railway Station, which is again well connected with Cochin and Thiruvananthapuram. Travelers can also reach Alappuzha by buses operated by Kerala State Run Transport Corporation. These buses are well connected with Coimbatore, Mysore, Chennai, and Bangalore.

Duration of Stay: 2-to-3 days

Experiences: You can enjoy the natural beauty of Indian village life, waterways, dense paddy fields, coconut lines, peaceful beaches, boat racing, amazing sunsets, rejuvenating Ayurveda Spa, churches, temples, birding from Canoe or Kayak, and many more.

Ideal time to visit: All through the year because it is an all-weather destination.

I am sure you are already dreaming of exploring these scenic locales. So friends, go ahead and do the planning for your honeymoon destination beforehand.

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