With a wide variety of tourist attractions on offer, India is a place that caters to different types of travelers. There are natural wonders, historical attractions, cultural hotspots, adventure places, spiritual hubs, and many more. And among these are the places that appeal most to couples, for the unique charm that they carry. These romantic places in India include scenic hill stations, royal cities, historical monuments, and secluded islands. Whether you are looking forward to a memorable honeymoon or planning a casual couples trip after a long time, here are the most romantic destinations in India for you.
Listing the most romantic destinations in India and not starting it with Udaipur is almost unfair to this gorgeous city; often considered the most romantic place in the country. Romantic ambiance surrounds its royal forts, fairytale-like palaces, awe-inspiring havelis, and sparkling lakes. Give a royal touch to your romance by holidaying in the ‘City of Lakes’. Choose to stay at a luxury heritage hotel with exclusive packages for couples. Explore the heritage sites of this city hand in hand and return to Lake Pichola during the evening for a romantic boat ride on the shimmering lake. Watching the sun retire for the day, leaving behind the traces of its magical hues against the sky, stays with you for a long time.
Tucked away in the beautiful Kashmir Valley on the banks of the Jhelum River is this paradisiacal place called Srinagar. Its spectacular scenery featuring mighty mountains, blossoming flower gardens, placid rivers, and lakes is a sight for sore eyes! The romantic charisma of this high-altitude place is only enhanced by its pleasant weather. Going on a ride on the stunning Dal Lake in a Shikara (traditional boat) is a dreamy experience, especially with your better half beside you.
The land of the Taj Mahal, one of the most romantic destinations in India, Agra attracts a lot of couples. The white marble mausoleum, built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal, is considered an eternal symbol of love. You will find several couples clicking pictures in front of this ‘Wonder of the World’. Swayed by the madness of love and the romantic charm of the Taj, some even go as far as proposing a wedding to their beloved at the backdrop this iconic monument.
Known for its pristine beaches, sparkling blue waters, rich marine life, several watersport opportunities, and delectable seafood; the Andaman Islands are among the top honeymoon places in India. The secluded islands and beaches of the Andaman archipelago such as Radhanagar Beach, Ross and Smith Island, Kalapathar Beach, etc. make for an ideal escape for just the two of you. Spend some quality time with the love of your life at these tranquil places and enjoy a holiday filled with lots of fun, adventure, and of course, oodles of romance too.
Alleppey or Alappuzha, referred to as the Venice of the East, is one of the most sought-after romantic destinations in India by honeymooners. Create unforgettable memories with your soulmate at this beautiful place. A houseboat cruise along the magical backwaters of Alleppey is a must-have experience for love-struck couples. Soak up the serenity of the surroundings as you glide through the calm waters silently weaving their way through lush green coconut plantations.
So, what’s the wait for? Plan your vacation and take that cheap flight to India! Rekindle romance at these romantic destinations in India and cherish every moment in each other’s company during your trip.