Honeymoon in Nilgiris
Nilgiris, meaning the 'blue mountains,' one of the magnificent ranges are situated in Southern India, the western most part of Tamilnadu bordering Kerala and Karnataka. It's 2000 metres above the sea level with 24 famous peaks and water bodies. Serene and tranquil atmosphere, fresh breeze and chirping birds make it the perfect place to cherish the onset of the wedding period with your sweetheart. Nilgiris is one the best rated honeymoon spots in India.
Nilgiri mountains does not only have a rich history but a beautiful culture with primitive tribes like Toda, Bataga, Kota still dwelling in their ancient patriarchal style domes. Presently with hotels, travel agencies and resorts jostling for space and competition, one can get best rated holiday packages in desired budget. For newly married couples it's gateway to paradise on earth, with state of the art facilities at resort, scrumptious meals from the kitchen and fresh breeze. A couple of days in this mind boggling fresh air holiday destination will definitely rejuvenate your senses. Why should a couple go somewhere else when you can avail so much attraction at one go?
Places to see:
UNESCO world heritage committee have started evaluating the Western Ghats. The sites that are mention worthy are- Connor, Ooty, Lovedale, Silent Valley National Park, Eravikulam National Park, Mudumalai National Park, Mathikettan shola National park, Kotagiri and Bellikal. These have attracted a number of foreign couples too. Nilgiris has a lot to offer for a scintillating experience.
Ooty is the most popular destination here, which is a picturesque place 7500 ft above the sea level. With lavish hotels, lakes and lush green mountains you will feel on cloud nine. Boat ride at Ooty lake, a stroll around the coffee plantation, Mudumalai wildlife sanctuary, Dodabetta peak are the main attraction that couples can opt for at this hill station. With hovering fragrance of eucalyptus, tea tree, coffee plantation, camphor, lemon grass it feels like Mother Nature's heavenly abode.
Connor is the second largest hill station in the Nilgiris with an altitude of 1839 metres from the sea level. It's the toy train line between Mattupayalam and Ooty. Well maintained botanical garden and bird watching sanctuary are the main attraction of this place.
For adventure lovers hiking is a must. Agencies and groups offer hiking packages to the peaks like – Dodabetta, Snowdon, Devashola, Kulakomboi and Club Hill. Equipped with camping facilities the hiking group offers meals at regular intervals. It's been very popular sport with the young generation. If you are an adventure loving couple then never miss this opportunity.
Transport and communication:
You can get connecting flights from all metro cities of India. It is also well connected by railway up-to Bangalore, after which you need to take the road way. Within Nilgiris toy-train is a good way of transport. Else there are several luxury coaches, tourist vans, buses that connect from one spot to another.
Liven up the romance and allure of the new life amidst the beautiful adobe. Picturesque Nilgiri Mountains and foothills can entice romance and make a perfect backdrop for passionate sessions. Being closer to nature and away from digital tangles can help rejuvenate and unwind the wedding stress better