Honeymoon marks the beginning of wedding bliss. Singling on a perfect romantic spot to spend time away from the world is one of the toughest jobs. Couples today, plan a perfect location to start off their new voyage way before marriage. Indian holidays are generally luxurious apart from being pocket friendly. Here’s a look at top three honeymoon hot spots in India.
Kashmir: Tucked in Himalayan lap, Kashmir, is regarded as Paradise On Earth. Dal Lake, the largest in Srinagar is a haven of charm with houseboats and shikaras. These wooden lodges are dipped in opulence. The only means of transport on the lake is shikaras. A lot of couples choose to stay in Nageen Lake too, which is comparatively less crowded but equally serene. Watch a sunrise from a houseboat’s balcony, cruise through the lakes on shikaras to check out life on water, see children heading to school early morning on boats, enjoy a quiet dinner aboard — there’s so much to do in Srinagar. Pahalgam is another scenic location in Kashmir with breathtaking valleys, gurgling streams, meadows and enchanting view of Himalayas. Gulmarg is ideal for skiing and golfing. Ride on world’s highest cable cars (Gondolas) in Gulmarg. Sonemarg on the banks of river Sindh is blessed with nature’s bounty and a traveler’s favorite.
Coorg: Karnataka’s Kodagu or Coorg boasts of alluring mountains in South India. The aroma of coffee grips newbies along with misty hills, gushing waterfalls and abode of clouds. Madikeri, the main town is decked with greenery. Coffee and cardamom plantations dot Coorg. You will love to explore it on foot with your beloved. Enjoy a lavish feast on southern delicacies cooked with handpicked spices, this place is just perfect for food and coffee lovers. Abbey Falls,is one of the must see locations here. Tourists often choose to trek or hike to the spot. Raja’s Seat offering spectacular views of the valley owing to its altitude is a peaceful zone. Orange Country Resort soaked in luxury, surrounded by coffee plantations is a favored stay in Coorg.
Goa: You can choose to live like a hippie in the beach state. Goa is home to sun-kissed golden beaches, pristine blue sea, coconut plantations, spice farms, heritage buildings both Indian and Portuguese. Adventure activities like surfing, biking, snorkeling, beach volleyball, swimming, scuba diving, parasailing, dolphin watching, river cruise appeals to guests. Electrifying beach parties with sea food, music and alcohol are loved by tourists. Anjuna, Baga, Agonda, Calangute, Miramar are popular beach spots. Long walks along the coastline with your partner will surely usher in a romantic feel. Dudhsagar waterfalls, Fort Aguada, colonial churches are worth visiting.
To quote Dave Meurer, ‘A great marriage is not when the “perfect couple” comes together. It is when an imperfect couple learns to enjoy their differences.’ Choose any spot in the land of diversity and team it up with affection for an ideal romantic getaway