Most of us don’t realize that India is full of beautiful places, some of them even more beautiful than anything else in the world. And there are many places, that are not just beautiful but affordable for honeymoons as well as in Asia. The honeymoon isn’t just a vacation time for the newlyweds. This is the moment where they start making a connection with each other. They learn about each other and realize the beauty of marriage. So, why settle for anything less than the most beautiful places on earth. Here I have a list of top 10 honeymoon destinations in India.
Let me start with a tropical paradise. It is amongst the most preferred destination for honeymoon. It is full of exciting things to do and heavenly places to visit. This is a destination where you don’t want your honeymoon to be over ever. You can enjoy snorkeling, scuba diving and water sports here. Andaman also has some beautiful museums and historical places. You can enjoy the secluded beaches and stay in luxury resorts. You can reach Andaman through Port Blair by both air and sea. If you are traveling from Chennai, New Delhi, and Kolkata, you can get the direct flights.
You can never have enough of Goa. You can spend some romantic time at the beach and party your brains out as well. You can go shopping, playing water sports, enjoy nightlife and romance on the beaches in Goa. The best thing is it is easily accessible with two major railheads in Madgaon and Thivim. And Dabolim airport is just 29 km away from Panjim, the state’s capital. The best time to visit Goa is from October to January.
Srinagar isn’t called the heaven on earth for no reason. The beauty of this place is timeless. Relaxing and enjoying the scenery with your beloved on a Shikara will remind you of the era of the ‘70s. Visit the lakes, shikara, the houseboats, the Mughal gardens, enjoy the Kashmiri food and shop the exclusives of the city. It has an international airport that is well connected to all the major cities of India.
This city is called the Epitome of love. Honeymooning here will make your love immortal. Enjoy the breathtaking view of the embodiment of love, the Taj Mahal. Then there is Mughal grandeur. This shahi destination for your honeymoon is easily accessible and has a lot to offer. Agra is full of Mughal history and places that transport you back there in the era. Only Air India flights from Delhi connects to the Kheria Airport of Agra. You can visit this place by railways as it lies in the Delhi Mumbai and Delhi Chennai route. The best time to visit Agra is between October to February.
The heart of Thar desert houses the velvety sands of Jaisalmer. This Golden city has vibrant traditions and culture that will surely make your honeymoon a hearty one. It will warm your hearts and connect your souls. In Jaisalmer you can enjoy the desert safari, palace on wheels, sand dunes, the endless forts, and palaces, indulge in the local arts, crafts, music, and dance. Jodhpur is the closest domestic airport to reach Jaisalmer by air. And it is easily accessible by train. Between October to March is the best time to visit this beautiful honeymoon spot.
Gangtok is a place where you can snuggle with your better half and watch the breathtaking sunrise over the Khangchendzonga horizon. This is a very beautiful honeymoon destination from the Northeastern states. Here, you can view the Himalayan range, enjoy the lakes, trekking, shopping, Landscapes, Buddhist monasteries, and its people and culture. New Jalpaiguri is the nearest railway station and Bagdogra is the nearest airport. And any month is the best time to visit this beautiful honeymoon destination.
The city of lakes is one among the many wonderful honeymoon destinations. You can enjoy a royal and exotic honeymoon here. The city is captivating and has an alluring beauty that gives you a lifetime of experience. You can take the tour of the city and enjoy the view of palaces and havelis here. You can also go to Shilpgram, lake Pichola and go hiking and trekking.
If you want to enjoy the magic of backwaters, Alleppey is the best place for you to go honeymooning. It has villages, toddy shops, and hundreds of houseboats and canopies. The romantic experience it offers makes it a must visit honeymoon destination for the newlyweds. Alleppey gives you palm-fringed canals, beaches, lagoons, lakesides, backwaters, and houseboats. You can visit here anytime between September to March. Cochin is the only International Airport here while Alleppey railway station is situated in the city limits.
Kovalam is famed for its iconic lighthouse. The crescent beaches of this place in Kerala is one of the most romantic places for honeymoon. And it makes you want to stay long after your honeymoon is over. You must experience its Hawa and Samudra beaches and the lighthouse beach. You can also go shopping, surfing, and shopping. You can also try seafood here and the Ayurveda and wellness. Trivandrum has both the International Airport and the railway station that connects Kovalam. You should visit this place from September to March.
Who doesn’t know about Manali? It attracts tourists all the year round like a magnet. The beautiful lofty mountains and the tiny hippy villages create the perfect setup for a romantic getaway. Dhauladhar and Pir Panjal Ranges are a beauty to watch. Enjoy the snow and Beas river. You can go river rafting, paragliding, hiking, trekking, and of course shopping. You can also take a look at its cafe culture and temples. You can reach Manali by road or the nearest airport is Bhuntar. And you can visit this place throughout the year.
These are the top 10 honeymoon destinations in India. I hope you enjoy your time together.