Wedding bells have rung already; you have exchanged your vows and now wish to give your partner a trip she or he cannot forget in this lifetime? Have some idea and choose from the top ten best and romantic getaway given below for your honeymoon and spend a few days mixed with peace, serenity and an extra dose of romance:
1. The amazing and enthralling Andaman
If you want a Honeymoon destination in India but still do not wish to stay on the mainland, then you may choose Andaman as your Honeymoon destination. The place is filled with various fun activities you can do to keep you two busy along with spending the time you had planned way before marriage! Andaman also has several secluded beaches and islands in store for your honeymoon. You can experience scuba diving, snorkeling and different kinds of water sports. Plus, you will get to stay in the most beautiful resort.
If you wish, do pay a visit to historic places and the museums there. The ideal month for your Andaman vacation will be between October and May, and the duration can be of nearly six to fifteen days. The package cost is quite affordable as starting from Rs. 16,999. Fly or sail to Port Blair, which is the gateway to Andaman, and have the best honeymoon!
BEST HOTELS: Sinclairs Bayview, Wild Orchid, Hotel Driftwood, Barefoot at Havelock.
CUISINE: Amritsari Kulcha, Chilli Curry, Fish Curry, Prawns and crabs, and lobsters.
2. The Lively and Blissful Goa
Sail and party on a cruise ship with a glass of Fenny or something similar, or hold hands and walk down quietly down the beaches of Goa. This is the best place for you if you want everything at once. Goa can offer you bustling nightlife on ships and other in-land venues, and also the serenity of the salty freshness of the sea. Enjoy the water sports and have some Konkan cuisine there and spend the most awaited quality time with your partner. The best time of a vacation to Goa is between October to January and you might want to stay there for 5-10 days. Starting with Rs. 15,000, this place would surely bring you the happiness you absolutely deserve.
BEST HOTELS: Park Hyatt Goa Resort and Spa, Fort Tiracol Heritage Hotel, Pousada Touma, Taj Exotica.
CUISINE: Solachi Kadi, Kalputi, Dangar, Ambot tik.
3. The Pristine Kashmir
Spend a cozy and warm honeymoon time with your partner amidst the wintry and snow-laden mountains of the beautiful Kashmir. Kashmir will not make you regret your decision of choosing her for your special vacation. Moreover, you will understand why the beauty of the place has no other competition! Engage in some cool sports like skiing and make a snowman outside or simply hang out by the side of the crackling fire and hold hands with your partner and watch the clear sky at night through the hotel window and count the stars! It provides you with one of the most luxurious and aristocratic feels on your honeymoon tour.
BEST HOTELS: Heevan Retreat, Nedous Hotel.
CUISINE: Rogan Josh, Modur Pulav, Yoghurt Lamb Curry.
4. The Joyful Jaisalmer
Enjoy the sands, the camel safari, art and craft, dance and music, palaces and forts and a lot more in the Golden City of Jaisalmer. Situated at the heart of the Thar Desert, this place is an ideal romantic honeymoon destination for you. Plan a beautiful outing in the evening on the sand, under the cover of the million stars showering their blessings on both of you. If this is not beautiful, we do not know what is! The ideal month for you to go there would be between October to March.
BEST HOTELS: Khuri Desert Resort, Hotel Pleasant Haveli, Hotel Fifu.
CUISINE: Dal Bati Choorma, Ker Sangri, Safed Maans.
5. The Alluring Alleppey
Kerala holds many beautiful places in its grip and one of it is the mind-blowing Alleppey. Have a memorable honeymoon on the waters and enjoy your day on the houseboats, lagoons, beaches, lakesides and so on and we promise you, you would not be able to get enough of the place. You can spend nearly 5-8 days there and you will not even get bored for a minute. Why not put two straws in one coconut and share some love in Alleppey, on a houseboat? The ideal time would be between September to March.
BEST HOTELS: Vasundhara Sarovar Premiere, Lemon Tree Vembanad Lake Resort, Alleppey Beach Resort.
CUISINE: Puttu and Kadala, Idly and Sambhar-chutney, Idiyappam, Appam and Egg Roast.
6. The Aristocratic Udaipur
If you want to spend those special in a royal manner, you are in luck because Udaipur brings to you just that. The place is filled with beautiful palaces and forts and museums and trusts us, you will not want to leave the place in the end. Book a luxurious resort as there are many palace resorts available too, so not only you will be living in the city of the kings but be the king! Spend some quality time on a boat cruise on Lake Pichola and have tasty cuisines from various rooftop restaurants and share a moment or two with your beloved by gazing at the illuminated evening skyline!
BEST HOTELS: Ramada Udaipur Resort, Purple Seas Heritage Resorts.
CUISINE: Aaloo Parantha, Mewari styled Curries, Kachori, Jalebi
7. Picturesque Munnar
If you are having your honeymoon between the time of October to March and January to May, then we think Munnar might be best for you. The greenery you find in Munnar will surely give you a heart-gasm! The place is lush in greens and is covered with tea plantations. You won’t be able to get enough of the hills, wildlife, plantations, and the atmosphere Munnar has in store for you, and you may not want to return to your chaotic city at all! Starting from Rs. 8,000, you can stay there for 5-6 days and enjoy the best time of your life.
BEST HOTELS: Windermere Estate, KTDC Tea County, Wild Elephant Resort, Deshadan Mountain Resort.
CUISINE: Thattu Kada, Malabar Parotta, Fish in Kerala Curry, Mezzhukkupurattai.
8. The Enigmatic Coorg
Coorg is also known as the Scotland of India and is one of the romantic honeymoon places. Rejuvenate both of your tired souls amidst the green hills, beautiful landscapes, waterfalls, wildlife; and engage in fun activities like hiking, trekking, bird-watching and so on! 5-6 days there is enough to make you feel refreshed. Like Munnar, you can visit Coorg between the months of October to March and January to May.
BEST HOTELS: The Windflower Resort and Spa, Magnolia Estates, Machaan Nagarhole.
CUISINE: Nooputtu, Kadumbuttu, Kajaya.
9. French-ly Pondicherry
Pour le aimer, Pondicherry is surely the best for you. Passer sa lune de miel in the historical French colony of Pondicherry with a touch of bohemian heart. The colonial villas and the mini Paris look is the best for a romantic getaway. Book a romantic place in the Paris of India and take your partner to Pondicherry and promise him or her a lifetime of togetherness and more. You may also live in the french styled villas and bungalows and have the best time of your whole lifetime in just a few days! The best time to visit this destination is October to March.
BEST HOTELS: Le Pondy, The Windflower Resort and Spa, Palais de Mahe, Bonjour Bonheur Ocean Spray, Anahata Heritage Hotel.
CUISINE: Podanlangkai, Assad, Kadugu Yerra, Palpayasam, baguettes, and croissants.
10. Jodhpur- the Blue City
Check out the forts and palaces, Mehrangarh Fort, and engage in various cultural activities in the city that bleeds blue. Spend 5-6 days in Jodhpur and learn the interesting history of the place. In the evening, you may want to roam around the city and do some shopping for your family back home to bring them souvenirs.
BEST HOTELS: Mandore Guest House, Ratan Vilas, Chandelao Garh, Umaid Bhawan Palace, Ajit Bhawan, Pal Haveli.
CUISINE: Raab, Atte ka Halwa, Pachkuta, Kaju Draksh ki Sabji.
So, what are you waiting for? Book your flight and resort room now and have the most wonderful honeymoon ever!