Honeymoon is very important for the newlyweds since this is the time they get to know more about each other.
With the wedding season already in full swing, it won’t be long before the newly married couples would be scrolling through websites to select their desired honeymoon destinations. If you’re someone who likes to explore, then let me tell you that won’t be disappointed.
We have selected some famous honeymoon destinations which will serve your purpose of finding adventurous activities to indulge in and able to publically displaying affection towards your other half along with spending some quality time together.
One of the most famous hill stations in the country, Manali is much more than its lush green valleys, solitude and the spreading meadows. One can go river rafting, paragliding, skiing, hiking and even mountaineering apart from savouring the delicious food.
Probably one of the most sought after honeymoon destinations in the country, Goa offers something that no other Indian state offers, i.e. cheap liquor and ample places to let your hair down. Of course, when in Goa, one can try scuba diving and snorkelling, parasailing, windsurfing, and kayaking.
Leh & Pangong Lake
If you are a couple who likes to go on extreme with adventures, then the beautiful city of Leh surrounded by mountain desert is the destination for you. You will see beautiful monasteries amazing vast barren lands, snow-laden mountains and the mesmerising turquoise blue Pangong Lake.
Kanyakumari & Trivandrum
Cheap fuel, cheap liquor, crystal clear water, even cleaner beaches; you name it and Kanyakumari and Trivandrum have it. Oh and not to forget Kanyakumari's breathtaking sunrise which is probably one of the best experiences in the world. Enough said?
Udaipur, Chittorgarh & Jaipur
Other than lakes, desert and forts, Udaipur, Chittorgarh and Jaipur have a lot more to offer. For a couple on honeymoon, one will feel like a king or a queen with the kind of royal service they will experience in the grand palace hotels and restaurants. (I'm already packing my bags)
Gangtok & Darjeeling
Situated in the east of India, the places are a big tourist hub. Going there, you’ll be able to experience the sunrise view and the great Himalayas from the Tiger Hill. You can visit the ancient Ghoom Monastery, and even go handicrafts shopping in Gangtok. Not to miss the amazing Tibetan food that Gangtok has to offer.
Shillong, Guwahati & Cherrapunji
Shillong, Guwahati and Cherapunji together have lots of places to visit. Experience the Seven Sisters Fall in Cherapunji, visit the Elephanta Falls and the Shillong Peak in Shillong. You can also opt to check out the cleanest village in Asia, Mawlynnong which is just an hour or two drive from Shillong.
Pondicherry, Mahabalipuram & Auroville
Have a thing for Indian architecture and amazing food? These locations are best suited for you then. While Pondicherry offers exclusive French architecture and cuisines, Auroville offers something you will not find anywhere in India. On the other hand, Mahabalipuram is rich in Hindu mythology, thanks to its grand temples and carving.
Ooty, Kodaikanal & Thekkady
Is there anything better than waking up to crystal blue sea just outside your doorstep? Well, Kodaikanal and Thekkady offer this experience. When you move to Ooty, just a few hundred kilometres from Kodaikanal backwaters, lush green tea gardens will welcome you with open arms and decreased temperatures. It can't get cosier than this!