Such a feeling’s coming over me…
There is wonder in everything I see, Not a cloud in the sky got the sun in my eyes
And I won’t be surprised if it’s a dream……….
I’m on top of the world looking down on creation……Carpenters
Well you’ve guessed it! I’m talking about being in love. Nothing is more beautiful or pure in this world than the feeling of love that one experiences. And when this love is solemnized by the nuptial bond then what’s left is Honeymoon!
Honeymoon is that beautiful phase in any relationship when life is perfect and you catch a glimpse of true love. To fall in love with somebody is the most beautiful experience in life and one to be enjoyed fully so here we have shortlisted a few of these beautiful destinations in a country like India for you to choose from.
India has a bouquet of some of the most exotic romantic getaways in the world. There are tall glistening mountains, golden sun kissed beaches, romantic out of the world deserts and backwaters.
Agra is one of the top honeymoon spots in India. The Taj Mahal in Agra is a sign of everlasting love. There are lots of hotels close to the vicinity of the Taj Mahal where one can choose to spend time with your loved one.
The Kodagu region of Karnataka, often referred to as Coorg is an extremely picturesque and alluring mountainous area in south India. The area is renowned for its coffee plantations, rugged mountain terrain and falls. Being high up in the hills the temperatures are also very cool and pleasant for a honeymoon special.
Jaisalmer in Rajasthan is one of those romantic getaways where one could go for a romantic honeymoon. One can choose from staying put in hotels, looking around the old forts and palaces or simply go for a camel ride under the glistening stars.
Kerala “God’s own country” is another place which is popular among honeymooners from around the globe. Time seems to stand still with your loved one in this beautiful and pristine land of romance. One can spend wonderful moments with your loved one on houseboats that meander along the hundreds of backwaters and lagoons in the state.
Surrounded by the Himalaya mountains, Shimla used to be the summer capital of the British Raj when they ruled India. Now it's the state capital of Himachal Pradesh. This wonderfully cool and charming town sprawls along a mountain ridge, enveloped in oak, pine and rhododendron forests. The colonial Tudor and Neo-Gothic style buildings and historic railway are a sight to see in this romantic getaway.
The Kalka-Shimla train is a picture of romance as it slowly winds its way through the misty mountains and thick pine forests. No write-up on Honeymoon destinations is complete without the mention of Udaipur & Goa.
Udaipur is known as the fairytale destination for all honeymooners. This enchanting old town is full of ancient mansions, forts, beautiful gardens, temples overlooking vast expanses of lakes.
Nothing can be more romantic than walking hand in hand with the love of your life on shimmering golden sands, listening to the sound of the waves crashing on rocky cliffs and edges, salt air kissing your skin and savoring the taste of yummy seafood. All this and more is found in the Goan beaches.
So, whichever destination you choose to spend the time of your life what’s important to remember is that your life is beginning and this is no fairytale, so be sure to work together to keep having multiple honeymoons in your journey in life together!