PLACES YOU NEED TO ADD ON YOUR INDIA HONEYMOON LIST
India honeymoon is a very diverse tour theme that extends in leaps and bounds. Why? Well, that’s because romance and India are two sides of the same coin, and with the variety of landscapes and travel destinations, it offers one can go all out for their loved ones.
Do you too want to grab a trip to India to show your partner how much you love them? Then you have from the epitome of love Taj Mahal to the emerald jungles of Kanha National Park to make your love story an epic one.
Believe us; a romantic holiday in India is a godsend pleasure. It comes with the masala of culture and the regal flavors of history. So, without any further ado learn about the top places that you can add on your India honeymoon list.
UDAIPUR- the sparkling utopia of Rajasthan
Image Credits – Mr. Praduman Singh
Beside its breathtaking landscapes and series of man-made lakes, there are ample reasons to consider Udaipur as your potential honeymoon hotspot.
Here, turn your love into a lakeside epic by cycling along the lakes while you enjoy the architectural prowess of the region. Visit palaces and offbeat places like the pond of milk [Dhudh Talai] and Saheliyo-ki-Bari.
Revel in the very refreshing masala tea on a palace in the middle of a lake. In addition to this, relish the touch of Ayurveda while floating on a boat with your better half.
Furthermore, if your heart warms to wildlife, take a safari near the Sajjangarh palace at Sajjangarh Wildlife Sanctuary. But if you both would love to explore the culture of the place instead, gorge onto the flavor food that’s out on the streets.
JAISALMER – the gold to your love
Image credits – Om Bhai Kewalia from Jaisalmer.
If you are a couple with an adventure appetite that never backs down, come; visit the golden city of Thar- Jaisalmer.
Make your heart groove to the melodies of folk music while you turn your royal dreams to reality in this honeymoon destination in India.
Find comfort in the balmy winds and Swiss tents while sleeping under the starry sky on the infinite desert. Hop on a camel and excuse the limitless wilderness. Furthermore, paint the golden canvas of sand to narrate the story of your eternal love.
Here you can stroll through a plethora of forts and palaces all covered in sheer gold.
Moreover, you can stay in an authentic Rajasthani household while learning a thing or two about the very vibrant culture of Rajasthan.
Believe us; getting to know about the simpleton lifestyle of the people of the desert is ten times better than shopping. So, don’t miss this destination out on your travel list.
AGRA- the crown of romantic destinations
If you are planning a honeymoon, then, missing on the epitome of eternal love is practically a sin.
Rejoice in the beauty of this ancient capital which now is the melting pot of Indian history. Breathe in the air that oozes nothing but romance while you decipher the secrets behind this grand mausoleum.
Moreover, once you are done soaking all its love, tickle your curious bone, by visiting the very magnificent Agra fort.
For your information, Agra is one of the best honeymoon destinations on a budget. So, if you are a little tight on finances, you need to definitely add this place to your honeymoon bucket list.
ALLEPPEY- peace out!
Does your world revolve around your spouse? Then, it’s time you put that to test on the secluded lands of Kerala.
Come; connect with yourself and your partner spiritually by spending some time on the laps of nature. Bloom like a wild flower amid the company of swaying palms and serene backwaters.
Alappuzha honeymoon India is popular for nurturing love on houseboats. Decked up in all luxurious amenities, these houseboats introduce couples to the art and science of ancient living (Yoga and Ayurveda).
However, this is not the only reason that makes Alleppey the King of unique experiences. Surprisingly, in Alleppey, you get to stay in local villages where cultivating spices and duck farming are actually daily chores. Here, one can kayak or canoe while watching birds and can lade their memories with enormous knowledge, which is amazing.
Furthermore, even if you do not want to do much, you still have an orange streaked sky, crashing waves and the company of nature to fall back to. So, don’t miss it for the world.
RISHIKESH- the divine love
If you plan on ditching the romantic clichés and going a little offbeat on your honeymoon, then Rishikesh in Uttarakhand is the place for you to be.
Festooned with prayers and blessings of Hindu religion, Rishikesh is as beautiful as you can imagine. Tucked amid emerald forests, this little town of Uttarakhand is the apt representation of India.
On one hand, you will find this destination extremely religious, on the other; you’ll come across its mod cafes and hippie culture.
If you are a soulful spirit then, enjoying the evening prayer (Ganga Arti) will make your experience bliss. Moreover, the town also has a number of Yoga retreats for you to take part in. However, if you and your partner are more driven by adrenaline, you can opt for a plethora of adventure sports here.
Rishikesh is a real-life chameleon that changes colours and pace as per its traveler’s requirements. Its unique entourage and over the top portrayal makes this place a keeper on any honeymoon.
MANDAWA- trace the village trails
Are you and your spouse complete history buffs? Then, Mandawa will be your personal honeymoon paradise.
This tinsel town of the Shekhawati region is famous as “ Bollywood of Rajasthan” for its appearance in multiple Bollywood blockbusters.
Popular for the intricate fresco paintings, a heritage tour in Mandawa revolves around numerous Havelis (mansions) made by rich traders in the past. These paintings which were mixed with the plaster then, shines with the same lustre as it did decades ago.
Come decode the raw paintings of these Havelis that beautifully captures history in a nutshell. Once you are done admiring its finesse, plan a night stay in one of these mansions and enjoy munching the royal platter of the region.
If you have time, explore the Mandawa fort for catching the bird-eye view of the town. All this and so much more awaits on your Mandawa trip. Care to give it a chance?
KANHA NATIONAL PARK- the wild love
Do you want to explore the pages of the Indian jungle book on your honeymoon? Then, hop in as one of the best wildlife destinations in India is waiting for you amid the nutty trails of Sal and bamboo in the heart of India.
Kanha National Park in Madhya Pradesh is a jungle paradise, famous for its Great Bengal tigers.
Awe-inspiring and naturally painted, the jungle fiestas of these grassy meadows are beyond imagination. Its power is such that it even created the literary masterpiece ‘The Jungle Book’. (Yes, it was inspired by this jungle)
Kanha is capable of making you fall head over heels for its landscape. Moreover, it does keep your adrenaline in check while you spot some tigers. However, even after so much buzz around the striped beast, the mascot of this national park is the Swamp deer.
With that being said, this place is perfect for a honeymoon for people whose heart resonates to the melodies of nature. Don’t forget to give it a shot too on our India honeymoon.
JODHPUR- the blue enigma of India honeymoon
Last but not the least we have on our list the very charismatic Jodhpur.
For couples who love the regalness of Rajasthan, Jodhpur has some strong strokes of architecture to offer to your honeymoon ensemble.
There are rustic villages, ancient palaces, and golden sand in this picture-perfect town. Beside the scenic pleasure, couples here can enjoy the flavors of spirituality too.
So, if you want to paint your heart blue, then, make way for the very royal Jodhpur in Rajasthan.