9 Romantic Escapades For Your Honeymoon

By on September 7, 2015

Looking for exotic locations to get away? We have some of the best destinations in India for you to relax with your loved one.

 

Rishikesh

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Town of Rishikesh lies in the foot hills of the Himalayas. Reputed as the Yoga capital of the world! However, if you’re not interested their world class holistic wellness experience, treat yourself to the adrenaline pumping adventure sports here.

Things to do: spa and wellness, yoga, white water rafting, kayaking, camping, Visit religious places, Ganges, Valley of Flowers (a world heritage sight)
How to reach: nearest airport is at Dehradun, Jolly Grant Airport. Railway service is available till the nearby city Haridwar
Ideal time to visit: May to November

 

Kasauli

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This little hill town is perched at an altitude of 6,322ft, so no wonder; it has the most stunning views of the lofty Himalayan peaks. And unlike other Indian hill stations it’s less frequented by plethora of tourists, so you can spend quiet and tranquil moments with your loved one here.

Things to do: Visit Manki Point, Kasauli Brewery, HawaGhar and Sunset Point
How to reach: nearest airport is Chandigath and the closest railway station is Kalka
Ideal time to visit: all year round
Gangtok

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Experience the breathtaking sunrise over the horizon of Khangchendzonga while snuggling with your significant other. Sikkim has ethereally beautiful lakes dotting its landscape. The capital of Sikkim, Gangtok is also a cosmopolitan town.

Things to do: visit the Tsomgo lake, view of the Himalayan Range, trekking, Buddhist monasteries, shopping
How to reach: nearest airport is at Bagdogra and the nearest railway station is New Jalpaiguri
Ideal time to visit: all year round
Kumarakom

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For you to experience some time alone after all the festivities, enjoy the seclusion with your love, Kumarakom is an idyllic honeymoon destination for you. If you want to experience the real beauty of backwaters and lagoons in Kerala, you must visit Kumarakom. As you sail in a relaxed and exquisite houseboat, an experience you will never forget and your honeymoon will be filled with moments of love and tenderness.

Things to do: visit the backwaters, rent a houseboat, go to Vembanad Lake and the bird sanctuary
How to reach: closest airport is Cochin International Airport and the nearest railway station is Kottayam.
Ideal to visit: October to April
Pahalgam

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Pahalgam, the village of shepherds, is located where the Lidder River and Sheshnag Lake converge. Snow clad mountains peek from all sides and crystal clear waters flow through the plains of this narrow valley. Perched at 8200 feet above sea level, this lavish emerald green valley is a paradise of recreation and leisure. Pahalgam is undoubtedly a paradise for lovers. With gurgling rivers, lofty mountains and verdant meadows this picturesque little resort might just be the place from where you’d want to begin your long journey of togetherness.

Things to do: visit the snow-clad mountains, Lidder River, Sheshnag Lake, See the valleys covered with pine trees and conifers
How to reach: nearest airport is in Srinagar and the nearest railway station is in Udhampur
Ideal to visit: March to November
Tawang

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Tawang is amongst the less frequented honeymoon places in India. Express your love for your significant other underneath a sweet cherry blossom and make promises to last a lifetime. An idyllic destination for a magical autumn honeymoon when waterfalls are in their full glory and cosmos shrubs lining the tarmac come alive in a riotous blossom of red and pink.

Things to do: trekking, visit the snow-clad hills, Buddhist monasteries, War Memorial, walk down the Indo-China border
How to reach: nearest airport and railway station are in Tezpur
Ideal to visit: March to November
Manali

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A high-altitude Himalayan resort town in Himachal Pradesh, Manalee has a reputation as the backpacking centre and one of the adventurous honeymoon destinations in India. Located on the Beas River, it’s a gateway for skiing in the Solang Valley and trekking in Parvati Valley.

It’s also a jumping-off point for paragliding, rafting and mountaineering in the PirPanjal mountains, home to 4,000m-high Rohtang Pass. A haven for backpackers, adventure tourists and honeymooners, Manali is a magnet for travellers all year round. The superb views of lofty mountains and the tiny hippy villages offer a perfect setting for a romantic time out.

Things to do: visit Dhauladhar and PirPanjal ranges, Beas River, River rafting, trekking, hiking, paragliding
How to reach: nearest airport is in Bhuntar, reached by road from Delhi and Chandigarh
Ideal to visit: Throughout the year
Udaipur

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Udaipur casts an enchanting spell that mesmerises almost everyone! Udaipur is perhaps one of the most romantic places in India. Offering a perfect mélange of culture, history and traditions, the gorgeous city makes for the perfect honeymoon destination, cultural centre and face of Rajasthan.

Things to do: visit Lake Pichola, Shilpgram, tour the ancient palaces, trekking, hiking
How to reach: Udaipur has a well-connected airport and railway station
Ideal time to visit: October to March

 

Andaman

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Trending as the one of the best honeymoon places in India thanks to its sunny beaches, secluded islands and numerous activities to keep you busy, Andaman is the best place to spend some quality time with your dearest.

Things to do: visit the quiet and secluded beaches, luxury resorts, scuba diving, snorkelling and water sports, take a tour of the historic places and museums
How to reach: Port Blair is Andaman’s gateway, connected both by air and sea.
Ideal time to visit: October to May

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