India is the country of love. For couples, India is a pure delight as the country is home to some of the most gifted and striking honeymoon destinations in the world. India is blessed to have the never ending natural heritage which continues from North and goes to the tip of South. In this article, we will talk about some of the best honeymoon destinations in India.
Seven adventure-filled honeymoon destinations in India:
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Goa is a heaven for the couples. Being situated on the southern end of India, Goa has much to offer. Various exotic beaches are here which are suitable for a pious journey like a honeymoon. You can do many water sports in Goa with your partner. You can go for long sandy beach rides. Cool breeze, exotic food, a cheerful environment is the absolute blend for the perfect adventurous honeymoon.
- Lakshadweep Island
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Lakshadweep is the emerging tourism spot and adventure honeymoon destination in India. The beauty of Lakshadweep is fetching tourists and couples from all over the world. The underwater coral reefs of the region are the main source of attraction. As a couple, you may do scuba diving here as Lakshadweep is profoundly famous for the same. You can also go for mountain trekking and river rafting in the famous shores of the region. You may explore the underwater flora and fauna of the region. Lakshadweep has all the ingredients to make your honeymoon cheerful and memorable.
- Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
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Shimla is the main attraction for couples in the grand incredible state of Himachal Pradesh. Shimla is one of the most romantic places in India. You cannot just ignore the charming bliss of Shimla on a nice sunny day. Kufri, Naldhera, Jakhu etc are the various prominent destinations of Shimla which are known for a jolly experience. Naldhera is famous for paragliding, hill trekking, you may come here and make your honeymoon adventurous. Kufri is known for horse riding, you can surely come and hire a stallion here and trek the majestic hills of Shimla.
- Coorg, Karnataka
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Coorg is a region located in the heart of the Karnataka state, the place is located amidst thick forests and greenery. Coorg is a perfect destination for your honeymoon as the region is extensively known for quality coffee plantations so you get the chance to explore the scenic beauty of Karnataka. Apart from that Coorg has various high hills that offer impressive trekking and couple picnic trips. You may place a camp amidst the forest plantations. The calm environment and gracious nature of Coorg are the main sources of all the happiness around the area. If you are looking for a promising place for your Honeymoon then visit Coorg, Karnataka.
- Nainital, Uttarakhand
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Nainital is located in the Gods’ state of Uttarakhand. The Nainital city is one of the most prominent spots in India for a honeymoon. Nainital has Nine taals, which consists of Sat (Seven) taals and other two lakes. As a couple, you can explore the lakes in the warm cosy weather, river rafting is also available in Nainital and you can also go for mountain treks organised by the regional tourism groups. Waterfalls are an adventurous way to explore the beauty of Nainital. You may experience the rich natural heritage of Nainital too. You may go to Dehradun and Rishikesh from here to experience more of the Uttarakhand state.
- Jaisalmer, Rajasthan
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If you want your honeymoon to be grand and majestic then welcome to this Rajputana city of the royal Rajasthan. Throughout year countless couples visit Jaisalmer for a beautiful and adventurous honeymoon. The city has various royal resorts and hotels which are the added advantage. You may go for camel rides in the dusky deserts of Rajasthan, it may add adventure to your honeymoon and you may make your taste buds go gaga over the royal Rajputana food. It is a pure ecstasy of nature’s enigma.
- Srinagar, Jammu And Kashmir
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Sri Nagar being the capital of Jammu and Kashmir is one of the preferred destinations for honeymoon in India. Sri Nagar is the living paradise on earth. The majestic beauty of the long timber trees amidst high mountains are just impeccable. Sri Nagar is a perfect adventure honeymoon destination, you can do stuff like paragliding in Sri Nagar valley, mountain trekking is also available in the region for the couples. In winters, you can go for skiing together. Visit Sri Nagar for a grand pious honeymoon filled with adventure.
Rohit, an aspiring traveller and blogger, has this zeal of discovering some of the undiscovered facts about our country’s history. It is his passion which drives him to the deepest corners of the nation and thereby satisfying his desire to know more. To read more of his travel stories, visit Trans India Travels.