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Best Honeymoon Destinations in June
June is the month of pre-monsoon in most parts of India. May-June is humid during the day in northern India though by evening, it begins to cool off. Most couples prefer to escape the heat and plan their honeymoon in hill stations. North east of India is among the best tourist destinations for June visit. The mild showers make north eastern hills enchanting. Sikkim is another paradise for lovers who can travel via Darjeeling or Kalimpong. Some of the beach destinations such as Vishakapatnam, Goa and Digha in West Bengal are honeymoon hot spots in India as well widely traveled during May-June.
Honeymoon Places in June
Here is a list of prominent honeymoon destinations in May in India:
A prominent hill station in Himachal Pradesh, Dalhousie is known for its beautiful peaks, forests, meadows and valleys. Blessed with abundant nature, opportunities of adventure sports and tourist attractions, Dalhousie is a mystery land for couples. Though heavy showers are expected on almost all evening here, the climate is cool. The Victorian and Scottish era buildings are other things to discover here besides the beauty of the Dhauladhar range from the room of the romantic hotels.
The heartland of north east India, Assam is a state known for its flora, fauna, wildlife, parks, the Brahmaputra and the tea gardens. The beauty of Assam is best explored during June-September that is also the rainy season. The ever-green forests look stunning during this time. Rafting, angling and boating in the Brahmaputra River are also important activities. Couples also prefer cruises down the river. The main tourist destinations in the state are the Kaziranga National Park, Guwahati, Dibru-Saikhowa National Park, Majuli and Jorhat.
Nestled in the Himalayan mountain range, Sikkim borders Nepal, Bhutan and West Bengal. The main attraction for honeymoon couples in Sikkim is the Kanchenjunga Peak, ranking third highest in the world. Also the Tibetan culture, markets and biodiversity are major draws. The capital city of Gangtok is the main gateway and popular places to visit are Tsomgo Lake, Nathula Pass, Pelling, Khecheopalri Lake and the stupa of Do-Drul Chorten. Sikkim is also well known for its trekking routes, festivals, and rafting in Teesta River.
You can plan a south India trip to Karnataka’s historical city of Mysore that is enroute to Bangalore, Coorg, Mangalore and Ooty. Mysore is worth visiting during April-June and again November-December. Romanticized with gardens and the Chamunda Hills, Mysore is also blessed with a tropical climate. The Chamunda Hills is around 145 km away from the city of Bangalore and is an important destination acclaimed for the Chamunda Devi Temple here. The Brindavan Gardens is an integral part of your honeymoon tour and you surely cannot miss it.
What to pack for Honeymoon in June
June is the onset of monsoon throughout India, so plan the things to carry during your honeymoon.
- Light clothes that dry up sooner
- Pack extra clothes and shoes as well
- Umbrella will save from both heat and rain
- Raincoat will be romantic too!
- Shoes that dry easily and does not get slippery
- Light woolen clothes for night in hill stations
- Cover for camera, cell phones, watches and fashion items that might get wet
- Avoid mingling with strangers, maybe also other couples
- Get hotel booking done with honeymooninindia.com in advance, be clear with your package
- Do not carry much cash or jewelry
- Avoid venturing out alone after dark and when it rains
- Keep emergency numbers of police and ambulance in your cell phone