Looking for the perfect romantic getaway? Here are a few popular Romantic destinations in India that would make for an apt setting for a couple vacation.
If sun and sand are on your mind, Lakshadweep’s exotic, sun-kissed beaches, green expansive landscapes and crystal-clear blue waters make for a great beach getaway.
Situated in the Kumaon region of Uttarakhand, Binsar is a small town nestled amidst the beautiful Himalayas. A perfect retreat for couples who want to enjoy quality time together, far from the hustle bustle of their daily lives.
ANDAMAN AND NICOBAR ISLANDS
From scuba diving, snorkeling to soaking in spectacular views of the deep forests or even enjoying alone time at the secluded beaches – experience the enthralling Andaman and Nicobar Islands with a special someone.
Majestic snow-clad mountains and lovely landscapes, this last inhabited village near the Indo-Tibet border is like a beautiful untouched painting. Pitch a tent near Baspa river and gaze at the stars together at night.
Chikmagalur is not a usual romantic destination, but with gorgeous landscapes, beautiful coffee plantations and nearby hill stations, there are a wide variety of experiences to choose from.
The Kerala backwaters are the ideal destination for couples to spend some time together amidst nature. Rent a houseboat, and take intimate walks into the various villages, you can even choose to sail through from Alleppey or Kumarakom and into Kochi or higher up north. In fact, a 10-day Kerala trip is a hot favourite among Indian couples.
Forts, lakes, mountains, food, luxury, royalty and you — all the ingredients for a memorable vacation. With Rajasthan’s royal setting, you can never go wrong, but Udaipur really ups the ante. Mount Abu is also close by, for those who would still prefer a hill station, along with the regal fare.
Set between mountains and rivers, Hampi provides remote and romantic ambience for couples. Visit the famous Virupaksha temple, the monolith 6.7m tall statue of Lord Narasimha or the Daroji Sloth Bear Sanctuary, 15 km from Hampi.
Goa is an all year round romantic destination. Miles of scenic beaches, colonial Portuguese buildings, sumptuous cuisine and laid back surroundings which makes for a great beach vacation.
This fort town of Kerala is away from the maddening crowd and is an ideal romantic getaway for couples who want serenity.
Surrounded by green tea estates, Coonoor is a splendid destination to spend some exclusive time with your partner. Stay in beautiful romantic resorts or heritage hotels and watch the sunset together sipping your cuppa.
Kashmir is called ‘Paradise on Earth’ for a reason and Gulmarg is one among the many beautiful places in the valley. This picturesque town is ideal for a visit, any time of the year – you will find lush green meadows during summer and snow covered meadows during winters.
In the heart of the Thar Desert, Jaisalmer is the perfect destination if you love sand dunes, forts, palaces etc. Live in luxurious tents in the middle of the desert and wake up early to watch the sunrise together, take a camel ride, or go on desert safari.
If you have always imagined yourself romancing in the Alps, Khajjiar is the place for you. Often called as “the mini Switzerland” of India, Khajjiar is surrounded by Dhauladhar ranges in the western Himalayas. Enjoy a relaxed evening by the lake or go hiking together in the pine forests.
One of the most popular tourist destinations in India, Ladakh is full of breathtakingly beautiful places. Visit Nubra Valley on full moon night or the popular Pangong Lake or even lesser known TsoKar lake, you will not be disappointed.
Known as the French Riviera of the East, Pondicherry is a beautiful town with lovely French colonies and serene beachfront and waterfront promenades. Rent a cycle and pedal through the town or stay in a beach facing villa at Auroville and go for a swim together or for a walk on the beach.
Sikkim has fast developed into a popular destination for the offbeat couple. From magnificent mountains and great trekking trails, Sikkim offers a myriad of outdoor activities and indoor luxuries for a perfect honeymoon.
Manipur’s untouched natural beauty, unique Lok Tak Lake, friendly people and midnight bazaars make it the perfect romantic destination.