Top 5 Honeymoon Destinations in India

Top 5 Honeymoon Destinations in India

Honeymoon lets the ‘just married’ couple celebrate their bond in solitude. It is the first of the countless trips you are going to take as a couple. A honeymoon must be serene, peaceful and refreshing after a grand wedding affair. If you are not able to travel abroad, fret not. India is a one-stop destination for mystical getaways. Travellers can take their pick from diverse landscapes like beaches, snow-valleys, islands, deserts, plains and mountains. 

They can help kick wanderlust like no other. Your first vacation as a newlywed becomes as memorable as possible. So, if you wish to set off for a romantic hiatus, below are the ideal locations. These are budget-friendly with plenty of entertainment options. Have a look. 

  1. Kasauli 

This is a popular hill station in Himachal Pradesh. It takes less than an hour to reach after deboarding your Delhi to Chandigarh flight. Kasauli is renowned for its lush-green and sprawling apple orchards. Couples spend tranquil moments at sunset spots amid pine-laid landscapes. Don’t forget to visit Monkey Point to enjoy mesmerising views of the whole town. You can go for a fun toy train ride as well through the green hills and deodar forest. 

  1. Auli 

Adventurous couples will love Auli. It is a sought-after destination for skiing in India. It is located at a height of 3,049 meters above sea level. You can take Hemkunt Express or Rishikesh Special trains from Delhi to reach this spot. The town is adorned with misty pine and oak forests and snow-clad Himalayan peaks. You take a romantic stroll through the roads while and enjoy the scenic lakes and magical viewpoints before heading back home via flights from Delhi to Chandigarh.

  1. Manali 

Yet another beautiful hill station; Manali is the Switzerland of India. Solang Valley, Bhrigu Lake, Jogini Waterfalls and Hampta Pass are the most frequented points. Couples also visit to enjoy the exceptionally beautiful snowscapes and serene weather in seclusion. You can take a taxi after landing via Delhi to Chandigarh flight and reach Manali within 6-7 hours. Couples often book parasailing, zorbing or trekking together. You can also simply enjoy the chilled air for a rejuvenating experience. 

  1. Chennai 

This is an ideal city if you wish to visit offbeat honeymoon places. You can plan a week’s trip before booking Kolkata to Chennai flight. The world-famous Marina Beach has a pleasant ambience to spend a few breezy evenings. There are ample South Indian eateries nearby to let you have a romantic dinner. Couples often visit Kapaleeswarar Temple, Christ the King Church, Elliot Beach and Vivekananda Illam. You can also spend a quiet boat ride with your partner at Pulicat Lake. 

  1. Pondicherry

Bohemian cities with a touch of colonialism create a unique vibe. Pondicherry is one such destination known as the ‘Little Paris’ of India. You can explore the marvellous French architecture and culture while walking down the by-lanes of the city. It is quite an artsy and spiritual place that mostly appeals to young couples. Check out yoga and wellness centres for a relaxing and refreshing vacation. 

These the top honeymoon place in India. Explore numerous activities to keep yourselves busy. Or simply book a luxury accommodation to spend indoors with each other. 


Bonnie Baldwin