Once the hustle- bustle and the crowded environment of a wedding is over, everyone craves for a little break, including the bride and groom and the first thing that would be required in such a situation is a quite, serene, romantic location.|
A perfect honeymoon destination is one of the most vital ingredient of a perfect honeymoon.
Beginning a new life, in a place all new to you, and spending quality time with each other, would be an ideal honeymoon.
Because of the perfect ambience that the honeymoon places in India have to offer, Honeymoon in India is an ecstacy in itself!!
Best Honeymoon Destinations
We give you here some of the most popular and appreciated, honeymoon destinations in India, take a look.
The Rustic valleys of Darjeeling
A quiet, Himalayan town in the state of West Bengal, Darjeeling is surrounded by plantation areas, woods, forests, and the Kanchenjunga range. The entire surrounding is so peaceful and beautiful, that taking walk with your partner in the fields outside could never be as dreamy anywhere else. Far from the noise and crowd you can enjoy each other's company to the fullest.
Coorg, the Scotland of India
Known as the town of Kodagu, in Karnataka, Coorg has various mountain peaks , from where you can enjoy a utopian view of the entire range of hills, and you can also enjoy the quite banks of Kaveri river, with a magnificent view of its tributaries. The man made Island of Nisargadhama is a picnic spot, where you can relax with your partner. Water falls like Iruppu, Abbey and Mallalli are in the surrounding areas, completing your honeymoon trip, making it memorable.
The Innocent Himachal
With luxurious resorts in every small town and splendid beauty to see, Himachal is one of the best Honeymoon destinations in India. The Deodar trees of Simla, and the beautiful hills of Dalhousie, the sheep and shepherds of Chamba and the snow clad mountains of Kufri, you can enjoy the bounties of nature with the one you love, and collect the best memories of your honeymoon in an angelic town.
The Sandy Beaches of Goa
Honeymoon in Goa is a total delight for a newly married couple. You can splash the sea-water on each other on the beaches or take a quite stroll on the cool sand, holding the hands of your partner. In the night, with a bonfire, you can enjoy traditional Goan music outside any resort, while sipping Pinacolada. While taking a look at the churches and infrastructure of the place , you can have a leisure conversation with your partner and get to know each other better.
Kerala, the Green Paradise
Surrounded by the shady palm groves and coconut trees, and sitting on a boat, rowing quietly in a river, that's how your honeymoon in Kerala is going to be. A resort at the river side and a coastal sunrise, is a perfect beginning of your new life. The Kovalam beach or Munnar hill station, choose whatever, your honeymoon is going to be exquisite in Kerala.
The Royal Rajasthan
The city of Palaces is ready to give you a royal experience on your honeymoon, as you can stay at a luxurious hotel and experience the colorful cities with the joy of your new life. See the palaces and forts in Udaipur, Jodhpur or enjoy a camel ride in the desert area under moonlight, your honeymoon is going to get more romantic here, and don't forget to buy the handicrafts.
The Adventurous Ladakh
A view of the mountains and the beautiful monasteries , Ladakh is a honeymoon destination for people who are willing for a little adventure in the various passes. With your stay in a comfortable resort, you can roam around in the neighbouring valleys and see the Gompas around with your partner and have a little competition for fun, about who knows better about the place.
The Rustic Uttarakhand
The charming and romantic valleys of this place are sure to mesmerize you on your honeymoon. You can take a walk in the forests of Garhwal and Kumaon under the pine trees or enjoy a serene pleasurable stay at the hills of Almora or Dehradun. Enjoy the lakes and boat ride in Nainital while the adventure sports and thrilling fun of Rishikesh , Rudraprayag and Devprayag will offer another side of Uttarakhand to the honeymooners.
The Corals of Andamans
This Island destination can be an absolutely dreamy place for the honeymoon couples as the white water and the coral reefs on the islands are nothing less than heavenly beauty. You can enjoy each other's company here without any kind of intervention and even take off on a cruise ship into the exquisite Arabian Sea. The mangroves would be an added element to provide you that perfect background that you desire for your honeymoon.
In the lap of Himalayas, Sikkim
Surrounded by Himalayas, this North eastern state, will give you a peaceful place to enjoy with your partner and heavenly sights to behold. The Kanchenjunga mountain range, in its complete splendor, and Teesta river in its full flow are the best sites to enjoy.
Kashmir: It is a very beautiful valley between the Great Himalayas and Pir Panjal mountain range of northern India. Tourism is the major source of income in Kashmir. Kashmir valley is known for its mountains, green forest, flowers, lakes, gardens and beauty.
Top Winter Honeymoon Destinations
In the month from November to March, the climate in the country is mainly cold, some places in the north, in fact, witness heavy snowfall. For a winter honeymoon in India there are broadly two kinds of vacation options – the destinations having warm climate during the winter season and the destinations where you want to experience snow and winter sports or somewhat snow adventure activities. Winter honeymoon destinations include a variety of options. Some of the options are mentioned below
Top Honeymoon Cruise Destinations
A honeymoon cruise is a perfect beginning of your marriage, in which you have no one but endless boundaries of sea and an occasional bird to greet you. Enjoy the fresh breeze over the sea and the perfect sunset and sunrise from your ship.
The cruise honeymoon offers a couple all the facilities that a hotel or luxury resort will give, but with much better locales and pleasurable experiences. The cruises will take you to those corners of the Islands where you will be able to see exquisite flora and fauna of the places while the sunlight making beautiful patterns of blue and green color on the sea would be a memory for lifetime.
So enjoy a wonderful cruise honeymoon on the waters of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep Islands, Goa, Kerala, Gujarat, Daman and Diu, and so on.
Top Honeymoon Beach Destination
Those who are willing to make their honeymoon an experience to be remembered for lifetime must consider to have an exciting time in India's treasury of beach destinations. From Andaman & Nicobar to Lakshadweep and Kerala to Andhra Pradesh, India is filled with a fascinating range of beach lines.
These romantic destinations will entice you to enjoy the blend of sand and sea. The wide stretches of glistening golden and white sand beds running along the placid sea shores reflect the jubilant self of the Mother Nature. You can recline on the cold yet wet blanket of the sand near the shore with your partner and feel delighted in the joyful activities all around.
Most of the couples prefer hill stations for their honeymoon holiday in India. The crispy cold weather, the verdant green surroundings and the alluring heights of the Himalayan ranges leave them spellbound.
They enjoy a ride that winds through the spiraling turns of the mountains and adore the swift views of the hills wearing green garb all over. It is enthralling for many to take a cable car ride and explore the passing views of the picturesque landscapes dotted with greenery down below.
And if your are planning for a honeymoon trip to a hill station in winters then the joy of pleasure of spending time together with your spouse doubles up all by itself. The mountains covered with thick layers of snow shining in the rays of sun will tickle your senses and definitely make your moments with your better-half more sensuous. This would be a great time to snuggle in the comfort of your room and let the time fly.
You will be pleasantly surprised to know that wildlife reserves are among the popular honeymoon destinations in India. The reason behind their popularity is quite simple.
The wildlife reserves in India are absolutely different from each other on account of their geographical features and climatic conditions. As the landscapes are different and so the climes, you would come across rare species of birds, animals and even the vegetations in the wildlife parks.
Some of the parks serve as homes to numerous endangered wildlife species too. While traveling around these exotic parks, you will see the innocent wildlife habitats spending time in the company of other animals. This special and endearing view will evoke the feeling of romance in you. You and your partner will be engrossed in the moments of innocent love and cherish this emotion forever in your life.
You can take your partner on a safari tour in the wildlife reserves in India to browse through its repository of lions, tigers, cheetahs, monkeys, chinkaras, one horned rhinoceros, rabbits, squirrels, nilgiris, herons and eagle among countless others.
From sal, bamboo to neem, you would be crossing these and other plantations on your way to jungle. This will again be an experience of its own kind. Besides, some of the forests in India feature strikingly beautiful river channels and cascades as well.
You can go for a boat ride with your beloved to explore the interiors or choose the picnic spots near the cascades to sit and admire the nature’s play. Some of the parks even have ancient landmarks enfolded within at somewhat deep ends to be explored.
Stop thinking..Pack your bags and set out for a honeymoon trip to one of these top honeymoon destinations in India and have the time of your life.
Last updated : Dec 24, 2012