7 Off-Beat Honeymoon Destinations In India

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We’re helping you to pick out your amazing honeymoon destination, now that you have all the major preparations underway for your big day. You might be getting a lot of suggestions for exotic foreign locations like Switzerland, New Zealand, Thailand, etc. But have you ever considered all the amazing locations within India which will definitely give a hard time to all those foreign locations that are getting everyone drooling over?!
So this is where we jump in to remove all that indecisiveness in your head. So let’s take you through a few unusual places for your honeymoon.


Auli, Uttarakhand

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Auli is one of the most underrated hill stations in India but it’s among the best skiing destinations in the country as the Himalayan mountains in Auli are known for skiing. The foreigners often compare it with the best skiing resorts in the world and it has also hosted the first SAF winter games in 2011. It’s blessed with splendid mountain range of the Himalayas. It couldn’t get better if you and your partner are mountain lovers. Or this can be your first experience together making the perfect honeymoon memory.


Pahalgam, J&K

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The picturesque town of Pahalgam, located in Jammu and Kashmir is heavenly. It was once a famous tourist destination and favorite shooting place for Hindi films. It is lesser known now due to the popularity of other destinations like Srinagar. You can book a hotel near Lidder River or probably set up a camp by the river side and go fishing along with the breathtaking view of the snow peaked mountains is all for amazing honeymoon destination.


Horsley Hills, Andhra Pradesh

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Moving south, the hill station Horsley Hills lies nestled in the state of Andhra Pradesh. Named after the collector of Cuddapah district W. D. Horsley, it is located ideally 144 km away from Tirupati, a convenient place for couples who go there for first darshan post starting new life together. The hill is surrounded by lush greenery, this beatific hill station boasts of several attractions like Koundinya Wildlife Sanctuary, Environment Park and Mallama Temple.


Chakrata, Uttakhand

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This one is for all the people who like it cold, this picturesque hill station was originally a British Indian Army Cantonment , it lies 7000 feet above sea level between two rivers Tons & Yamuna. One of the biggest attractions in Chakrata is Tiger Falls, a major eye-ball grabber. This secluded hilly town is cradled in the Dehradun district and is an ideal for all the backpackers. Dotted by the coniferous forests, chakrata is a pure delight as it is far away from the hustle and bustle of the city life.


Yumthung Valley, Sikkim

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Yumthang Valley, so naturally home to many beautiful Himalayan flowers also known as the “Valley of Flowers” is situated in Northern state of Sikkim, a mesmerizing sight to behold. It’s a wonderful place to spend quite time with your better half. On the way to Yumthang Valley lies Lachung, a beautiful village. A must-visit place here is also Zero Point at an altitude of more than 5000 m, where it snows even as early as June. An enchanting place to visit and also very difficult to leave.


Tarkali, Maharashtra

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This pristine finest white sand beach locale is a mere 546 km away from Mumbai for all you adventurous bees, it has everything – serenity, unexplored beautiful beaches, romantic houseboats to stay in , wonderful sea food, and also exciting options like scuba diving,etc.
Clear blue waters draw everyone for snorkeling, scuba diving and swimming. Sindhudurg,Vijaydurg, Sawantwadi are close by to explore, rich with history from times of Shivaji Maharaja. So basically it’s like having a private beach and a sea facing resort, only if you were wondering how could it get more breathtaking.


Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu

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The state of Tamil Nadu is known for the greenery and Kodaikanal is one of those places in Tamil Nadu that gives the best honeymoon experience while being close to the nature. This hill station is a popular and amazing honeymoon destination among the people living in Tamil Nadu, especially Chennai. But majority people don’t really know this amazing honeymoon destination. It has a beautiful Green Valley View, Kodai Lake (having adventure activities like boating, horse riding, cycling, etc),  Pillar Rocks are an exquisite picnic spot constituting of a beautiful mini garden and Bear Shola Falls are quite popular among the tourists.

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