Top 10 Best Honeymoon Destinations in India

Updated on : Dec 23, 2019 4:31 PM
Top 10 Best Honeymoon Destinations in India

The folklore of honeymoon no more stands as a vacation, yet a memorable and significant time when newlyweds can commemorate their afresh relationship in solitude. India is a land of diversity and when it comes to geography and culture, India does not hold back at all. People from all over the world are crazy for India not just for the purpose of touring but a fine destination for a honeymoon as well. The choice right after the wedding is to pick the perfect honeymoon destination Just in case you are in the middle of brainstorming the idea so as to where to go. Here we have a list of the best honeymoon destinations in India. These are exotic locations with enough excitement to ignite the romance not just in you but your soulmate as well. The glory, as well as the diversity of India, assures dozens of distinct and one of a kind honeymoon wonderlands for you. Here are the Top 10 Honeymoon Destinations in India.

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Pondicherry also is known as Puducherry. It also is a union territory of the country and is called the French Riviera of India. Pondicherry is quite famous among the global population for its breathtaking views and spectacular beaches. On the contrary, one cannot forget the fact that it is one of the most favorite places that are loved and visited on a massive scale. The number of couples visiting Pondicherry keeps on increasing year after year. The reason it being a perfect romantic spot for honeymooners is that it houses a huge number of luxury resorts and hotels which are ideal for the couple to have some moments captured in their minds lifelong. Pondicherry is also the mini Paris of India, a declining frontier mansion with a pinch of hippie ambiance. 

  • Known For:- French colonies which are at least centuries old, Sri Aurobindo Ashram, Yoga & Wellness, and all-in-all best rock beaches.
  • How to get there: Closest Airport is Chennai and the closest station is Villupuram railhead which is roughly about 38 km.
  • The ideal time to visit for Honeymoon: From the month of October to March
  • Popular Markets: Sunday Market, Goubert Market  
  • Popular Restaurants: Villa Shanti, Crepe in Touch
  • Starting price for Honeymoon in Pondicherry: Approximately:- 10k
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Kasauli
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3.83
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This small Himachal mountain town is located at a height of approx 6320 ft. This means that the views are absolutely the most stunning when it comes to taking a  peak of hefty Himalayan peaks. On the contrary, it is completely opposite of other Indian hill stations. It is not crowded by hundreds of tourists. So one can spend tranquil and quiet moments with the loved one. This small town of Kasauli was established by the British in the year 1842. The catch is it was a summer refuge for British officials. As mentioned approx about 2000m above sea level it is the perfect place for lovers wanting some time together in solitude. Quite known for the windy lanes and roads which often offer the most breathtaking views among the splendid Himalayan mountains.

  • Known For:- Kasauli Brewery, Sunset Point, Temples, Hawa Ghar, and Monkey Point.
  • How to get there:- The closest airport in  Chandigarh and the nearest railway station is Kalka
  • The ideal time to visit for Honeymoon:- Anytime during the year.
  • Popular Markets:- Kasauli Cafe, Mantra and Hangout
  • Popular Restaurants:-  The Heritage Market
  • Starting price for Honeymoon in Kasauli:- 28k/-
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Coorg
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Coorg is also known as Kodava Nadu or Kogadu, Coorg is a pictorial mountain city based in the Karnataka state. The city is renowned for the waterfalls and widespread coffee plantations alongside the green pastures of Western Ghats. This makes the place an ideal spot for couples. Also, it houses a number of rivers and main streams and is the point of origin of the famous river Kaveri. Among the strumpet mountains and the sparkling entourage. A perfect honeymoon destination in India for couples making promises for a lifespan of togetherness. It is also known as the "Scotland of India". A small lovely honeymoon to Coorg can be very relaxing and rejuvenating as well. Across the country, it is one of the most romantic escapades for the newlyweds.

  • Known For:- Historic Places, Breathtaking landscapes, Splendid Waterfalls, Wildlife, Trekking, Hiking, Beautiful Coffee Plantations, Bird Watching, People and their culture
  • How to get there:- the Closest national airport is Mangalore which is roughly about 150+ km. The closest railway station is Mysore and its approximately at a distance of 90 km.
  • The ideal time to visit for Honeymoon:- The best months to visit in January to May & October to March
  • Popular Markets:- Friday market, Kushal Nagar Market and Flea Market 
  • Popular Restaurants:- Tiger Tiger, Raintree and Coorg Cuisine
  • Starting price for Honeymoon in Coorg:- Approximately 13k.
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3.72
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Alleppey in Kerala, actually the entire state of Kerala is known as "God's own Country". The reason it is called God's own country is its beauty that could be seen in every nook and corner. It has a huge number of lakes, rivers, and lush green pastures. A beautiful place is perfect to start a new life, especially for the ones who got married quite recently. Let yourself up in the Allepey's watery world. It becomes quite adorable with the dotted villages, canoes, small villages, and countless houseboats. This honeymoon destination stands as one of the should-be visited places while in Kerala with your partner. The number of couples visiting Alleppey are always on the rise. This means that it's quite a place, not people in such a great number can be all wrong as it has a wonderful experience to provide to the ones who tied knots recently. A great place for a new beginning, amidst the beauty of nature & great culture as well.

  • Known For:- Backwaters, Beaches, Lakesides, Lagoons, Palm fringed canals, and Houseboats, etc.
  • How to get there:- The closest International airport is Cochin International Airport while the railway station is all within the city boundaries.
  • The ideal time to visit for Honeymoon:- Between the months of September & March
  • Popular Markets:- Canal Bazaar, Mullakkal Street, Floating Triveni, and St. Thomas’ Fine Arts.
  • Popular Restaurants:- Cassia Restaurant, Thaff Hotel & Halais Restaurant.
  • Starting price for Honeymoon in Alleppey:- Approximately for 8k.
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Mussoorie is not just a beautiful hill town in Uttarakhand but Mussoorie is also the home the most decorated writers such as Ruskin Bond. The couple who are on a honeymoon might be extremely comfortable at this lovely honeymoon destination. That is usually because of the Mussoorie's most famous coffee shops where the newlyweds can spend hours over their lovely chats with hot coffee. Whereas the weather is quite chilly and is perfect for couples to come close to each other. Weather is something that plays a major role in such places, as Mussorie does not hold back for being such a romantic destination ideal for couples.

  • Known For:- Mountains, Hills, Cable Car, Waterfalls, Lakes.
  • How to get there:- The closest railway and airport is roughly about 54 km away, hence easily accessible.
  • The ideal time to visit for Honeymoon:- During the months of October and June.
  • Popular Markets:- Lal Tibba and Classic Emporium
  • Popular Restaurants:- Kalsangi & Funjabi Tandoorzz
  • Starting price for Honeymoon in Mussoorie:- Approx 22k/-
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Munnar
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Another famous yet romantic honeymoon destination for couples in Munnar. A beautiful hill station located in Kerala. Believed to be one of the most exotic destinations for the couples across India among all other designations. The entire Munnar is tapered in vast or wide-spread green tea plantations and is so sculpted and ornamented like beautiful hedges. Allow the mind-boggling picturesque landscapes to redefine the love of your life. Munnar is based in Western Ghats, Idukki district. And is a heart capturing famous hill stations of Kerala! As mentioned above, the green coffee, tea and spice plantations along with the terrific roads which make Munnar an extremely appealing and romantic honeymoon destination. The pleasantly old fashioned townhouses a number of exotic hotels and resorts, this may help the newlyweds to have the time of their life as nature is at its best with the hotels luxury and dozens of amenities available.

  • Known For:- Wildlife Hills, Western Ghats, Tea Gardens, Devikulam, Anamudi, and Eravikulam National Park.
  • How to get there:- For the ones who reach by flight, Cochin is the nearest Airport and for the ones who love to travel by train the Aluva railway station is the nearest which is at a rough distance of about 100 km from Munnar.
  • The ideal time to visit for Honeymoon:- Between the months of October and March, January and May
  • Popular Markets:- Aranya Naturals, Johnson Wood Craft, and Greenland spices supermarket.
  • Popular Restaurants:- Hotel Sri Nivas, Hotel Gurubhavan and Raspy Restaurant Munnar
  • Starting price for Honeymoon in Munnar:- Approximately 18k
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Whether it is an incredible sight of the sun rising from the Tiger Hills horizon or a Toy Train ride, Darjeeling stands as one of the best honeymoon destinations to visit. Although it is the most standard hill station across India. A honeymoon planned here is simply the best thing for the ones who recently got married as the place is not just beautiful but has got some really energetic and romantic vibes. We guess that's what the newlyweds looks for? Then this is just the place one should be at when wanting to have some quality time with the loved one. This place as a honeymoon destination has some magical experience to offer to the ones who visit with their soulmates. It also places from where the entire tea supply for the country comes out. A perfect, enticing and romantic destination for couples. The visit even by the other tourists as most of the state is a wonderful experience as the journey begins with the incredible Toy Train ride. Also, the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway is honored by the title from the UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. On the contrary, one cannot forget that Darjeeling is flooded with a huge number of romantic hotspots and dozens of other amenities that make Darjeeling a should-go place for couples.

  • Known For:- Hiking, Trekking, Tea Gardens, Mountains, Khangchendzonga and Toy train.
  • How to get there:- The nearest airport is Bagdogra and is located just roughly about 90 km from Darjeeling and the railway station that is the nearest one located in New Jalpaiguri and is roughly at a distance of about 62 km.
  • The ideal time to visit for Honeymoon:- Best month to visit is between September and April.
  • Popular Markets:- Mahakal Market & Mall Market
  • Popular Restaurants:- Sonam’s Kitchen and Kunga Restaurant
  • Starting price for Honeymoon in Munnar:- 23k.
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Goa
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4.25
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Goa is believed to be one of the most beloved and most frequently visited places as a honeymoon destination by newlywed couples. What makes it even much bolder is the hippie culture and the outlandish beaches it houses. Let your hair down while in the most happening place in the country. Also known as the always partying state. And a place where the party is on, romance never really sees an exit gate. And when the spirits are high in energy it is a perfect time to make promises have moments that lasts for a lifetime. Also, its a place like no other as the beaches are one of a kind. The best thing about Goa as a honeymoon destination is that its a place that never really stops partying and when the partying is too hard it gives ample space, time and ambiance for romance

  • Known For:- Evergreen nightlife, Refreshing watersports, Endless shopping, and Relaxing beaches and Energetic parties.
  • How to get there:- The Dabolim airport is roughly about 30 km away from Panjim which is Goa's capital. That is something which makes it the most easily accessible honeymoon destinations in India
  • The ideal time to visit for Honeymoon:- Best time is visiting Goa between the months of October and January
  • Popular Markets:- Mackie’s Night Bazaar and Anjuna Flea Market
  • Popular Restaurants:- Desbue, Black Sheep Bistro & Greenyard Restaurant.
  • Starting price for Honeymoon in Coorg:- Approximately at 15k.
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Manali
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Manali is nothing more than a paradise to the adventures, hikers, trekkers and especially the honeymooners. It keeps attracting people from all over the world due to its snow tapered mountains, a great destination with a great vibe. Hence making it a perfect place for the newlyweds as the weather is quite chilly and is ideal weather for the lovers who recently got married. The mind-boggling beauty of the snow tapered mountains along the small villages makes Manali one of the most perfect fit for the honeymoon. Its at a staggering location of Himachal Pradesh at a height of roughly about 2100 meters above the sea level. It is a great place for snow sports such as skiing, trekking etc. The climate in Manali is always enjoyable, especially for couples. The weather does not change even in the summers hence one more reason for the couples to visit Manali because of the favorably romantic climate conditions. While one can enjoy even more with the availability of luxury resorts and hotels.

  • Known For:- Shopping, Paragliding, Beas river, Trekking, River Rafting, Hiking, cafe Cultures Snow and Dhauladhar & Pir Panjal mountain ranges.
  • How to get there:- The nearest airport is just roughly about 50 km is Bhuntar, or else Manali is accessible by road from nearby cities such as Chandigarh and Delhi
  • The ideal time to visit for Honeymoon:- Anytime during the year.
  • Popular Markets:- Tibetan Market, The Mall Road, Old Manali Market, and Manu Market
  • Popular Restaurants:-  Chopsticks Restaurant,  Chopsticks Restaurant, and Cafe Live
  • Starting price for Honeymoon in Manali:- 25k/-
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Shimla
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4.1
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For the ones who are unaware that Shimla was once the capital of Punjab, now stands as the capital city of Himachal Pradesh. Located in the high mountain ranges of Himalaya and tapered with the Alpine trees. Apart from this Shimla houses some of the most beloved and always in demand attractions such as churches, temples, colonial-era structures, marketplaces, and hot springs which make it a great place not for travel enthusiasts but also for the honeymooners. Light up the romance in the married life with the invigorating myths of the Scandal Point. A number of attractions for the newlyweds. Couples visit Shimla while not forgetting to pay the famous church a visit as it is famous for whatever asked, one receives. Most couples go in and pray for a peaceful married life. Well, that is just another reason for planning a honeymoon in Shimla as it is one of the best honeymoon destinations in India.

  • Known For:- Trekking, Shopping, Temples, Snow mountains, Hills, Ice Skating
  • How to get there:- The closest airport Jubarhati is at a distance of approximately 22 km while the nearest railways station is Kalka
  • The ideal time to visit for Honeymoon:- Anytime during the year.
  • Popular Markets:- The popular Tibetian Refugee Market.
  • Popular Restaurants:- Devicos Restaurant & D Lounge Bar, Devicos Restaurant & D Lounge Bar and  Cafe Sol.
  • Starting price for Honeymoon in Munnar:- 20k