A honeymoon is an experience that newly married couple looks forward to. During this time, they want to spend some time with each other, away from the crowd and the hustle bustle of the cities. South India offers excellent destinations where many newlywed couples not only from India, but also from across the world come to spend their honeymoon. The most popular destinations in South India are:
Known as the Scotland of India, Coorg is a favourite holiday retreat for people who want to get away from the scorching heat during the summer time. The enthralling beauty of nature, makes Coorg a must visit place.
The beautiful hill station is surrounded by picturesque lakes, lofty mountains, lush green forests, along with miles of tea gardens.
Munnar is a hill station in South India which is well known for its abundant tea plantations, waterfalls and lakes. The scenic countryside of Munnar is a heaven for every nature lover. Do not forget to drink the delicious tea while you are in Munnar.
Coonoor is a hill station in the Nilgiri hills. The lush flora, of Coonoor are a big attraction for nature lovers. A number of tea gardens line up the hills forming a breathtaking landscape. It is a very popular spot for picnic goers and honeymooners alike.
The main attractions of the Idukki district of Kerala are its various sanctuaries, breathtaking views, and a number of tea gardens. The dense forests of Idukki are extremely popular with nature lovers.
Kodaikanal is fondly called the princess of hill stations by the local people. The main attractions of Kodaikanal are the Guna caves, Green Valley View, Kodaikanal lake and the lush evergreen forests.
- Araku Valley
If you haven’t visited the Araku Valley in Andhra Pradesh, then you should immediately head towards it. Nothing can be better than getting lost in time in the serene valley, meadows and orchards of Araku Valley. The weather is extremely pleasant and Araku is definitely worth a visit by the newlyweds at the earliest.
Yercaud offers it topography which has to be seen to be believed. This mesmerizing hill station is a favourite honeymoon destination. The many waterfalls and the beautiful lakes of Yercaud worth a visit. The temperature remains pleasant in most part of the year, so a visit can be planned at any time.
- Nandi Hills
Nandi Hill in Karnataka is widely revered as the ‘Hill of Happiness’ by the local people. There are many forts and viewpoints in Nandi Hills, and it should be in the list of must visit list places for every newlywed couple.
Devikulam is a less crowded hill station just 5Km away from Munnar. It is calm, less crowded and is a perfect destination for a honeymoon. The lake at Devikulam is considered to be sacred and also has therapeutic powers. Apart from this, there are green tea gardens and the beautiful Pallivasal waterfalls.
Chikmagalur is an extremely popular hill station that is filled with breathtakingly beautiful and scenic hills and forests. It is well known for Mullayanagiri which is the highest peak of Karnataka. Chikmagalur is even blessed with beautiful waterfalls, scenic locations and many spiritual temples that are historically significant. With the presence of lush green forests, there is an abundance of wildlife that is well conserved by the local forest officials. All these options make it a popular weekend destination with hillside Chikmagalur Resorts .
Do not miss the chance of spending your honeymoon in one of these destinations, and carry nice memories for a lifetime.