Confused about finalizing a honeymoon destination? Fret not! Here we have a list of 15 handpicked honeymoon destinations inside India.
The buzz created during wedding planning would have stopped you from thinking about your honeymoon destination. Fret not! We, at MatrimonyBazaar, have compiled a list of top 15 romantic honeymoon getaways in India (of course, with the help of our travel planning experts) to help you zero in on your favourite romantic destination. These domestic honeymoon locations are just as great as the romantic international destinations.
Jammu and Kashmir is a blissful destination, no less than Switzerland. The beauty of elegant mountains and rugged terrain gives the perfect view when you are getting cosy with your partner.
Honeymoon destinations to visit in Jammu and Kashmir: Srinagar, Patnitop, Pahalgam, Sonamarg, Nubra valley.
Best time to visit Jammu and Kashmir: September to early March.
Islands and hill stations have been favourite honeymoon destinations for millennials. If you are a person who loves the coasts, then you are guaranteed to fall in love with this scenic beauty. The delicious seafood and luxurious resorts are a treat to any newlywed couple. There is nothing that can replace a stroll on the beach while holding hands with your soulmate.
Honeymoon destinations to visit in Lakshadweep: Agatti, Bangaram, Minicoy, and Kalpeni.
Best time to visit Lakshadweep: October to mid-May.
A click from the wedding story of Krishnapriya and Sanju.
The lush green paradise of Wayanad is tucked inside Kerala in the southern part of India. The aromatic cardamom and coffee plantations play the perfect hosts for your entire honeymoon and not to forget the majestic elephants that often sneak out from the dense forests.
Honeymoon destinations to visit in Wayanad: Pookoda Lake, Lakkadi, Kuruva Island, Edakkal Cave.
Best time to visit Wayanad: October to May.
Coorg is touted to be the “Scotland of India” just because of the calmness and elegance that it brings to the table. From alluring waterfalls to widespread coffee plantations, Coorg never fails to add some romantic spice to your dream honeymoon.
Honeymoon destinations to visit in Coorg: Madikeri Fort, Omkareshwara Temple, Bhagamandala, Dubare Elephant camp, Talakaveri Wildlife Sanctuary, Nagarahole or Rajiv Gandhi National Park.
Best time to visit Coorg: October to April.
For couples who love royal treatment, the pink city of Jaipur will be the perfect pick. Jaipur not only offers you a royal experience in terms of stay but also tickles your taste buds with their royal delicacies that were once a part of the king's meal. Dishes like Laal Maas, Soweta Degchi Maas from the royal Mewar cuisine are going to be an absolute treat to your tummy. The historic forts, age-old traditions, and a generous touch of royalness is the perfect recipe for an amazing honeymoon.
Honeymoon destinations to visit in Jaipur: Amer Fort, Jaigarh Fort, Nahargarh Fort, Jal Mahal, Jaipur Zoo, and Chokhi Dhani.
Best time to visit Jaipur: November to February.
This one is a beautiful balance between adventure and calm. Adventure junkies can opt for scuba diving, snorkelling, and a lot more adrenaline-pumping activities. If you just want a romantic candlelight dinner along the shores, Andaman offers that too.
Honeymoon destinations to visit in Andaman & Nicobar Islands: Havelock Islands, Neil Islands, Kaala Pathar Beach, Elephant Beach, North Bay Island, Jolly Buoy Island, Bara Tang Island.
Best time to visit Andaman & Nicobar Islands: November to May.
A click from Priyanka and Sandeep’s wedding story.
Goa has always been a honeymoon paradise. The exquisite and old Portuguese architecture, animated nightlife, and sandy beaches are some of the beautiful flavours that Goa offers to honeymoon couples. Get cosy with your partner with a glass of wine and a beautiful sunset in Goa.
Honeymoon destinations to visit in Goa: Calangute, Palolem Beach, Harvalem Waterfall, Charao island, Dudhsagar Waterfall, Vasco da Gama beach, Grand Island, Butterfly beach.
Best time to visit Goa: November and March.
This is a snapshot from Krishnendu and Anoop’s time on the beach
This queen of hill stations is a popular honeymoon destination for couples. The vintage train ride is a captivating experience that will last in your heart for a lifetime. The pleasant temperatures along with a green carpet of tea plantations are a treat to the newlyweds.
Honeymoon destinations to visit in Ooty: Ooty Lake, Emerald Dam and Lake, Avalanche Lake, Doddabetta Peak, Rose Garden, Needle Rock View Point, Kamaraj Sagar Dam.
Best time to visit Ooty: October to June.
The backwaters of Alappuzha offer a unique and personalized experience that is native to the God's own country itself. Couples can take a luxurious houseboat and treat themselves with mouthwatering local delicacies and amazing ayurvedic massages.
Honeymoon destinations to visit in Alleppey: Marari Beach, Pathiramanal, Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary, Vembanad Lake.
Best time to visit in Alleppey: November and February.
This beautiful hill station has been a summer retreat from the British era. The essence of English architecture and cuisine has been a heartthrob for honeymoon couples who would love a peaceful and blissful honeymoon.
Honeymoon destinations to visit in Shimla: Scandal Point, Gaiety Theatre, Jakhoo Temple, Kufri, Sanjauli.
Best time to visit in Shimla: November to February.
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Your honeymoon is not complete without visiting the symbol of love - Taj Mahal. The grandeur of the Mughal Era can be witnessed around the surrounding cities of Uttar Pradesh and Delhi. This beautiful piece of architecture is something not to be ignored.
Honeymoon destinations to visit in Agra: Taj Mahal, Qutub Minar, Agra Fort, Jantar Mantar.
Best time to visit Agra: November to March.
This wonderful hill station among the Himalayas was a retreat for the British officials in the 1850’s. This is a tourism dominated calm and cold town for a perfect relaxed honeymoon without much buzz.
Honeymoon destinations to visit in Dalhousie: Khajjiar, Panchpula, Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary, Moti Tibba, Satdhara Falls.
Best time to visit Dalhousie: October to February.
Leh is one of the handful of hill stations in India at a higher altitude with motorways. There are quite a high number of motorists exploring Leh in their motorbikes. The Tibetan monasteries and private resorts offer a great honeymoon experience.
Honeymoon destinations to visit in Leh: Magnetic Hill, Kargil, Nubra Valley, Khardung La, Tso Moriri Lake.
Best time to visit Leh: April to June.
The golden city of India offers a relishing and grandeur honeymoon experience. The fort resorts in Jaisalmer guarantee the most luxurious experience amidst the sand dunes with feasts fit for kings. The tourist attractions in and around Jaisalmer will entertain you throughout your stay.
Honeymoon destinations to visit in Jaisalmer: Jaisalmer Fort, Sam Sand Desert Dunes, Desert National Park, Havelis.
Best time to visit Jaisalmer: November to March.
The ancient ruins, historic landmarks and beautiful sunsets make Hampi a wonderful place for a honeymoon getaway. Hold your partner’s hands and wander through the rocks and structures of Hampi for a different honeymoon experience.
Honeymoon destinations to visit in Hampi: Mahanavami Dibba, Talarigatta Gate, Monolith Bull, Underground Temple, Lotus Palace, Virupaksha Bazaar, Vira Harihara Palace, Anegundi Fort, Coracle Crossing, Courtesan’s Street, Badavi Shivlinga, Purandaradasa Mantapa, Malyavanta Raghunathaswamy, Gejjala Mantapa, Hanuman Temple, Ahmed Khan’s Mosque and Tomb, Hemakuta Hill Temples.
Best time to visit Hampi: October to February.
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