Top Destinations in India for Honeymoon
Situated in the Himalayas, the mightiest mountain ranges in the world & being enriched with snow packed mountains, lush green valleys, fast flowing rivers, the meadows filled with flowers, deep gorges, misty woods, enchanting lakes, etc., the state of Himachal Pradesh in India offers the couples the opportunity of enjoying mountaineering, trekking, river rafting, skiing and Paragliding. The popular destinations of this state among honeymooners are Shimla, Manali, Chail, Kullu, Rohatang Pass, Dalhousie, Kufri, Chail, Dharamshala, Khajjiar, Chamba, Kasauli.
Also famous as ‘God’s Own Country’, the state of Kerala, India, which is one of the most sought after destinations of tourists in the continent of Asia, owns an equable climate, the tranquil stretches of emerald romantic backwaters, a long shoreline with serene beaches, lush hill stations waterfalls, amazing wildlife, magical festivals, fascinating forms of art, cultural and historic monuments, authentic cuisine. Alappuzha, Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Kottayam, Thrissur, Malappuram, Palakkad, Idukki, Kochi (Cochin), Kozhikode, Ernakulam are the famous honeymoon destinations in this state.
The state of Goa, India, which is famous as the ‘Capital of Beaches’, has the attractions of the splendid sandy beaches, the elegant red roofed Portuguese villas, gardens and avenues lined with the trees of Gulmohar and Acacia, the houses constructed with the Latin architecture and boats plying up and down the Mandovi River. The famous tourist attractions among honeymooners in this state are Dona Paula, Basilica of Bom Jesus, Se Cathedral, Church of St. Francis of Assissi, Aguada Fort, Old Goa, Vagator, Anjuna, Calangute, Colva Beach, Shri Manguesh, Shri Shantadurga, Dudhsagar Waterfalls.
Enriched with the stretches of valleys and mountain lakes, hill stations, glaciers, rivers, passes, plains, plateaus, hill torrents, streams, brooks, the tourist destination of Kashmir, India is called the ‘Heaven on Earth’. Mubarak Mandi Palace, Raghunath Temple, Krimchi, Srinagar, Peer Khoh, Dal And Nagin Lakes, Ranbireshwar Temple, Gulmarg, Ranbir Canal, Sonmarg, Bahu Fort, Pahalgam, Shankaracharya Temple, the Mughal Gardens, Amar Singh Palace are the tourist attractions of this destination, which have become very much popular among honeymooners.
The popular honeymoon destination of Leh-Ladakh, which is situated in the rugged and secluded environment in the northern most state of Jammu & Kashmir, India, is often called by the different names as the ‘Moon Land’, the ‘Last Shangri La’, the Paradise for Honeymooners’, the ‘Little Tibet’, or the ‘Land of Passes’. This destination has the features of the beautiful lakes, scenic natural landscapes, majestic mountain ranges and some heritage sites. In the romantic getaway of Leh, the honeymooners also enjoy the exploration of Shey Palace, Leh Palace, Sindhu Ghat, Shanti Stupa and Thiksey Monastery.
Darjeeling, which is situated in the state of West Bengal, India, is called the ‘Queen of Hill Stations of India’. Also famous as one of most magical lands on earth, this honeymoon destination has the charms of rolling hills against the mount Kanchenjungha, tranquil tea plantations, the toy train, charming hill tops, elegant monasteries. The main tourist attractions of this place famous among honeymooners are Ghoom Monastery, Mirik, Senchal Lake, Dhirdham Temple, Bhutia Busty Gompa, Aloobari Gompa, Batasia Loop, Passenger Ropeway, Kurseong, Tiger Hill.
The Himalayan state of Uttarakhand, which is one of the most enchanting and charming areas of northern India, is also called the ‘Land of Gods’ or ‘Dev Bhoomi’. Being home to a number of passes, glaciers, grasslands and trekking routes with various main rivers like the Ganges and Yamuna originating from this place, alpine forests and rain forests, this state houses the main popular attractions for honeymooners i.e. Dehradun, Dhanaulti, Joshimath, Kausani, Valley of Flowers, Almora, Ranikhet, Mukteshwar, Pauri, Mussoorie, Chopta, Chamoli, Nainital, Haridwar, Rishikesh, etc.
Andaman & Nicobar Islands
Andaman & Nicobars, India, which is a group of islands and islets extended over like a split chain of pearls in the Bay of Bengal, is the holiday destination of honeymooners graded as one of the ideal tourist destinations in India with the tourist attractions i.e. Neil Island, Samudrika (Naval Marine Museum), Rangat, Mayabunder, Diglipur, Little Andaman Island, Car Nicobar, Katchal, Great Nicobar, Jolly Buoy, Cinque Island, Red Skin Island, Havelock Island, Barren Island, Ross Island, Viper Island, Chatham Island, Corbyn’s Cove Tourism Complex, Chidiya Tapu, Mount Harriet, National Memorial, Anthropological Museum, Fisheries Museum, Long Island, Zoological Survey of India Museum, Forest Museum. This destination offers the opportunity of doing snorkeling, island camping, scuba diving, trekking.