Top 15 Best Honeymoon Places in India for a Perfect Beginning

22-Jun-2019 Divyanshi Dhouni0

The plannings for marriage is on and you are searching for a perfect honeymoon getaway in India? Getting married and being with your life partner is a great feeling. What everyone wants is to spend some quality time you can spend with your partner. Here we are giving you the best honeymoon places in India which are just perfect to begin your married life.

In India, you will find a diverse climate and landscapes. Everyone wishes to find that perfect location where the beginning is just perfect. It depends on you and your partner which type of places you like more.

There are beaches, there are mountains, some places are serene whereas some are popular party hub. Spend time with your life partner and make memories which you guys are going to cherish forever.

List of 15 Best Honeymoon Places in India to Explore with Your Love!

Being in love and marrying the person of your dream feels gratified. Enjoy your celebration of love and start your beautiful journey by visiting these amazing honeymoon destinations in India.

Goa

The beach capital of the country is considered one of the best options for honeymooners. There are beaches, clubs, romantic sunsets and what not. It would be a perfect place to enjoy happy moments with your partner.

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There are many romantic places to visit in North and South Goa both. Churches and beaches form the most important destinations in Goa. Visit beaches like Arambol beach which is the best if you are searching for solitude and Vagator beach if you are searching for some great watersport. Ashwem beach is not much known but is a good option for those seeking time alone.

Other than beaches, there are churches which are ancient proof of traditional architecture of that time and have an essence of romance. After all, we have seen it in Bollywood romance! Goa is a great combination of fun and romance.

Best Time – November to February
Duration – 4 Nights, 5 Days

Udaipur

The royal lake city of Rajasthan is named among the top most romantic cities of India. Udaipur has that air of classic romance in it. There are Aravali hills surrounding the city with magnificent palaces and lakes to give you majestic feel. There are many exotic activities that are best for the new

The most romantic spots for your picture can be the City Palace, Badi Lake, Monsoon Palace, Ambrai Ghat, Rani road, Ghanghur Ghat and many others. Unlike other places, Udaipur becomes more romantic in the monsoon season.

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Boating is the main element one looks up to when visiting Udaipur. Sunsets are the perfect time to go for boating which creates a lovely ambience for your conversation. You can also go for a drive around the lake in the evening.

The nights are equally mesmerising. Sit near the lakeside, have your dinner date and if your pocket allows, stay in the royal suites of Kings and Queen of Rajput dynasties. If you want to buy some souvenirs or gift for your loved one, this city has a lot of options.

Best Time – September to March
Duration – 4 Nights, 5 Days

Srinagar

Exploding with beauty in the lap of snow-laden hills and mesmerising Dal Lake, Srinagar is the ideal spot for the couple loving mountains and adventure. Most of the couples coming here for honeymoon choose House Boats for stay. Imagine surrounded by lofty snow peaks and floating on beautiful Dal Lake.

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You can enjoy the mesmerising views of lush green valleys and streams flowing out of the mountains. Srinagar is indeed a paradise with captivating sceneries wherever you look.

Best Time – April to June, November to February
Duration – 3 Nights, 4 Days

Nainital

This beautiful town of Uttarakhand is also called as Lake district of the country. Nainital is blessed with sheer beauty and peaceful ambience which makes it a perfect spot for the Honeymooners. The Naini Lake is divided into Talli Tal and Malli Tal.

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One can enjoy boating in the lake with the amazing views of the town and the forests surrounding the lake. There are hotels near the lake which gives you a beautiful sight of the town in the evening and night time. If you think Naini Lake is the only lake in this district then you are wrong.

There are some more lakes near Nainital which are equally beautiful and interesting. These are Bhimtal, Naukuchiyatal and Sattal. These lakes are surrounded by greenery and natural beauty all around. Visiting Nainital as your honeymoon destination will give you a calm and peaceful ambience that is close to nature.

Best Time – March to June, October to January
Duration – 3 Nights, 4 Days

Agra

When we are talking about love, how can we forget the symbol of love in our country! The magnificent beauty of Taj Mahal is the most captivating thing to visit with your partner.

Agra has grown popular due to the presence of this wonder of the world. Agra being in north India receives great heat in the summers. It is better to avoid it in the month from April to July.

There is not only Taj Mahal which is worth seeing in Agra. Agra is also famous for its historical monuments. Beside Tajmahal, there is Agra Fort which is one of the finest Mughal Fort in India.

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One more place which must not be missed is Itimad-ul-Daulah which is also called as Baby Taj is a tomb of Mirza Ghiyas Beg who was the grandfather of Mumtaz Mahal.

Agra is also famous for shopping especially for stuff made of marbles. Do not forget to carry souvenirs from this culturally rich city. Sunsets are amazing here. Spend time with each other strolling at Mehtab Bagh which was made by Emperor Babur. There are some beautiful and exotic resorts to stay in Agra especially made for couples at the prime location of the city.

Best Time – September to March
Duration – 2 Nights, 3 Days

Mussoorie

Mussoorie is a perfect romantic getaway destination. It is near to Dehradun and full of life and natural beauty. It gives you various instances to fall in love with your partner. Take a stroll with your partner on the mall road. Romantic walks with holding hands are the best.

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Enjoy the cable car ride from Jhula Ghar to Gun Hill. Let that adventure takes up on your soul. A romantic drive to Happy Valley is what will bring you closer to nature and one another. Have fun visiting the Kempty Waterfall. It will make your trip enjoyable and refreshing.

Best Time – September to March
Duration – 4 Nights, 5 Days

Munnar

Munnar is a beautiful hill station in the western ghats of Southern India. Kerala is known as God’s own country and the couple gets divine experience here. Munnar is blessed with magnificent waterfalls and lush greenery.

It has everything to offer to the new honeymoon couples. There are foggy mountains, lush green meadows, lovely sunset and sunrise and many more things that will make you fall in love.

Munnar

Not only this, there are a lot of adventure activities for the new couple to do in Munnar. If you both are adventure lover there are many adventures, you can also go out, trek and explore the natural beauty and also camp in the Western Ghats. This adventure would bring you closer. For art lovers, they can enjoy the local art of Kathakali and Kalaripattayu.

Enjoy the taste of South Indian cuisines. The scenic beautiful beauty of Attukad waterfall will take away your heart. If you want to spend some time alone there are beaches and parks which have a lot of scenic beauty which is just perfect for your honeymoon photography. There is a lake called Kundala lake where you can experience Shikara boat riding.

The romantic falls and Mattupetty lake will give you the feel of any Bollywood movie romantic scene. You can also choose to spend a night in the tree house, that would be quite fun. Visit the churches nearby and can make a stroll into the valley of flowers at Blossom International Park.

Best Time – June to September, December to March
Duration – 4 Nights, 5 Days

Pondicherry

Pondicherry is a perfect honeymoon destination if you are looking for a French feel. This is India’s Paris. This union territory has lots of beauty to offer to a new couple. There are amazing places, beaches, eateries, ancient buildings and adventure activities. Enjoy the day cycling with your partner around the town.

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No worries about the snaps! There are tons of scenic spots which are just perfect for your honeymoon photography! Some of them may be the Rock beach, the Paradise Beach, the old lighthouse which was built in the 19th Century by French rulers and many more. For stay, there are exotic resorts giving you a lavish feel.

There are lakes where you can enjoy boating and spend time holding hands, especially during sunset. The serenity beach captivates the tourists with its mesmerizing views and golden sand. To get a spiritual feel, you can visit churches.

Earlier people used to get only French food available but now there is all kind of food from all parts of India. Wake up your adventure spirit and enjoy scuba diving with your partner which will be a wonderful experience.

Best Time – October to March
Duration – 3 Nights, 4 Days

Darjeeling

Darjeeling is a beautiful hill station in the North Eastern Himalayas full of natural beauty. The hill station is popular for exhibiting the alluring sceneries. It can be the best place for couples who love natural beauty and hills.

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Couples who are adventure lover can go hiking here which is a great way to spend time together. Take a ride on the toy train which can take you to New Jalpaiguri. Senchel Lake is so calm and lively where you can spend time together by going on a picnic.

There are also waterfalls and rock garden. Everyone is well aware of the world famous tea Gardens of Darjeeling. Do not forget to go for a walk and experience the scented air there.

Best Time – October to December, April to June
Duration – 4 Nights, 5 Days

Manali

Manali is the favourite hill station of the couples and youngsters. This place has amazing beauty and adventure options. The natural beauty of this hill station can take anybody’s heart. In summers the weather is pleasant and in winters the whole town is covered in snow.

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This time is the ideal season in which the couples should visit this place. There is Solang Valley in Manali which is the hub for adventure activities. Couples can enjoy skiing, paragliding and other stuff with their partner. There are some best cafes in Manali giving Scrumptious food which you would love.

You can also go for river rafting near Kullu for spending time. Drive through the valleys of Kullu Manali and enjoy the best mesmerising sunrise and sunset. You guys will feel close to nature and close to your partner. It will give a beautiful and positive start a newly wedded life.

Best Time – September to March
Duration – 4 Nights, 5 Days

Andaman and Nicobar Island

Andaman and Nicobar Island is an ideal honeymoon destination for the newlywed couple. This place away from the world, enjoy the blue water under the magnificent and amazing sky, the beaches and their beauty. stay at exotic resorts, enjoy sunsets at the beaches. The mesmerizing beauty of Havelock Island will give you never forget it will experience.

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The scenic islands are just perfect to spend with you with the love of your life. You can go for scuba diving at elephant beach. Also, have a romantic dinner night at the beachside.

The glass bottom boat ride and nature photography at Neil Island is what you will love adding to your memories. If you want to visit the caves, visit Diglipur which is a little far away but the adventure of exploring the caves will be great fun and totally worth it.

Best Time – October to May’
Duration – 4 Nights, 5 Days

Ooty

Ooty is a small and beautiful hill station in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is near the border of Karnataka and very close to Bangalore. This lovely hill station is blessed with mesmerizing waterfalls, awesome sceneries and impressive landscapes which are just perfect for the newlyweds.

The lakes and waterfalls are the main attraction for the honeymooners. Ooty lake is the most beautiful lake surrounded by Nilgiri Hills and located at the centre of the island.

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Here you can spend quality time together. Another lake called Emerald Lake has spectacular views which are just perfect for your lovey-dovey pictures!

Pykara falls and lakes which is one of the most romantic spots for the newly married couples. The waterfall flows into a river surrounded by lush flora and fauna. If you want to go to a serene place, try some adventure treks around. Hike to the Doddabetta peak from where you get amazing views of Ooty!

Best Time– October to May
Duration – 4 Nights, 5 Days

Lakshadweep

Lakshadweep is any couples dream destination which is far off from the crowd. There is beauty all around there are luxurious options for stay and the air has the essence of romance in it. People need a special permit to visit Lakshadweep which you must take before coming here.

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If you are on your honeymoon, travel to Lakshadweep on a cruise. There are many romantic activities which can be done here. Couples spend their time at heart captivating Islands and beaches.

One can enjoy scuba diving at Minicoy Island, Kalpana Island and others with love. The Exotic beauty and these wonderful activities will surely bring you closer to your partner!

Best Time – September to March
Duration– 4 Nights, 5 Days

Shimla

This capital of Himachal Pradesh, Shimla is ‘The Queen of Hills’, the most beautiful hill station and one of the favorite honeymoon destinations in India that you can visit with your partner! No one can doubt the beauty of Shimla. The popular hill station invites lakhs of honeymoon couples every year and why not, anyone can fall in love with these alluring hills.

The town is full of scenic beauty, take a stroll on the Mall Road which is the main spot of Shimla. The historical Christ church, Lakkar Bazaar and Jakhu temple are the main attraction here.

shimla

You should also trek to the Jakhu Temple which would take around 30 minutes. The view one gets from the top and the air on the top will give you rejuvenating feel.

Another very good spot is the Indian Institute of Advanced Study in Shimla which is located in Summer Hills. This was the Rashtrapati Niwas of India in old times. It holds great importance and history but what attracts tourists more is its beauty, its architecture and the beautiful gardens that surround it.

All these ancient architecture in Shimla gives you a perfect picture of how magnificent everything was in the Colonial era. The main Shimla town can be covered only in 1 to 2 days. When you are in Shimla you should also visit the nearby areas like Kufri, Naldehra etc.

You can either hire a cab or take the Himachal tourism bus, information for which can be taken from the Himachal tourism office on the Mall Road. This bus takes you to 5 to 6 places in the nearby region of Shimla visiting those places will surely create a lot of memories for you both!

Best Time – April to June, September to March
Duration– 4 Nights, 5 Days

Shillong

Shillong is the capital of Meghalaya and one of the most beautiful places in the north-eastern Himalayas. It has sheer dazzling greenery which can be seen best during the monsoon. It is a well-known fact that it is located in Meghalaya, a state having a good amount of rainfall. This result in the lush green sceneries all around Shillong.

shillong

Shillong is a home to mesmerising lakes and waterfalls. There are lakes like Umiam Lake, Ward Lake where you can go for boating. If you both love nature, visit Mawphlang Sacred grove which is embedded with green forests all around.

This place is a good time to spend time together amidst nature. Other than this, there are various waterfalls and caves in Shillong and nearby areas which can be your perfect romantic spot.

Best Time – October to June
Duration – 4 Nights, 5 Days

Conclusion

These were some of the best honeymoon places in India which you must keep in mind while planning your dream trip. Visiting these places will give you and your partner lots of memories to adore. Plan your trip and enjoy the best love moments of your life.

Happy Honeymoon!

Divyanshi Dhouni

Author: Divyanshi Dhouni

I am Divyanshi Dhouni. An avid reader, a keen observer and a versatile personality. In love with words, hills and food. Still learning to write! I believe that optimism and self-belief lead to achievement in life!

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