Winter is the time when many couples in India tie the knots and look forward to beautiful beginnings. And thus starts their quest to find top winter honeymoon destinations in India. It was a painstaking effort to choose just the top honeymoon destinations in India in winter as there are so many.
Before choosing one of these top honeymoon picks, I’d also suggest that you check out some tips on winter packing and traveling safe in India.
There are so many places for beautiful beginnings in India but which destination to choose also depends on the likes and tastes of the couples who are venturing out for honeymoon in India.
In no particular order here are the top 10 honeymoon destinations in India:
1. Kerala, God's own Country
|Luxury Houseboat, Kerala Backwaters|
The palm fringed backwaters at Alapuzza, the pervading calm and the sight of lush surroundings are enough to freeze the time. There are luxury houseboats complete with bedrooms, washroom, deck and kitchen which is one of the best options for honeymoon in Kerala. Imagine dining under the star with moon light shining golden in the water…how’s that for romance?
Kovalam with its 3 crescent shaped beaches is an internationally acclaimed beach destination in Kerala. For couples looking forward to their honeymoon, there is sun bathing, invigorating body massages and cruises to add to the romance.
You could splurge at Leela Kovalam, one of the most luxurious resorts in Kovalam. There are special packages by the hotel offering romantic activities like candle light dinner along the Kovalam Beach, breakfast in the bed, personalized cake and bottle of wine on arrival, romantic dinner overlooking Arabian Sea, airport transfers and complimentary romantic spa treatments.
Here's a comprehensive travel guide to Kerala Tourism. You may also want to check out the top 5 places to visit in Kerala.
2. Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
|Ladakh is renowned for its barren beauty and awe inspiring monasterie|
3. Udaipur, Rajasthan
4. Mukteshwar, Uttarakhand
5. Dalhousie, Himachal Pradesh
|Snow enveloped Dalhousie is awe inspiring making it a favored honeymoon destination in India in Winter|
Couples on their honeymoon would really enjoy the promenade on the Mall Road which happens to be the center of town activities. An array of modern hotels has come up along with Victorian Mansions catering to the honeymooners and tourists alike.
Snowfall occurs after January in Dalhousie which is considered the best time for honeymoon here. The prescription for tourists in Dalhousie is to do nothing and for honeymooners that is exactly why they are in Dalhousie: do nothing but enjoy some of the best moments of life.
6. Kullu Manali, Himachal Pradesh
|Tropical weather makes it one of the best honeymoon destinations in India in winter|
Interested in going? Check out this special honeymoon package in Kashmir.
|Horse Riding in Kashmir|
Also check out Magical Himachal Tour, an ultimate tour itinerary to uncover romance of Himachal
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Luxury Train: Maharajas' Express
|Maharajas Express - Mayur Mahal|
Contributed by Nikhil Chandra