7 Safe Honeymoon Destinations In India To Visit During The Pandemic
Getting married during a pandemic can be a stressful affair and you need to plan a relaxing honeymoon with your spouse.
You might be looking for budget-friendly places for your honeymoon after the lockdown restrictions are eased. Make the most of your lockdown time by planning your honeymoon to an exotic destination in India. Wondering about safety and hygiene during your stay amid the pandemic? Book Oyo rooms hotels at the destination of your choice for a memorable experience. Oyo hotels are adhering to all W.H.O guidelines to provide you with safe and hygienic accommodations.
Here are the safest honeymoon destinations to visit in India post lockdown:
- Enjoy a romantic gondola ride in Dal lake in Kashmir
What better place to celebrate your honeymoon, than Kashmir, a heaven on Earth? To avail of attractive offers in romantic hotels in Kashmir, book in advance before your preferred travel date.
Make the most of your honeymoon in the heaven on Earth, Kashmir. Enjoy a romantic shikara ride on the Dal lake while holding the hands of your spouse. Explore the valleys that come to life with lush greenery, wildflowers, and rustic waterfalls. Check for hotels in Kashmir that offer personalized services for honeymooners and couples.
Enjoy cooler temperature in Kashmir in June ranging from 20C to 30 C. Capture some romantic photographs with your beloved in the scenic Tulip gardens in full bloom. Enjoy shopping for local souvenirs and handicrafts from the floating market in Dal lake.
Top Attractions: Srinagar and Gulmarg
How to reach Kashmir: Take a flight to Srinagar Airport and a cab to reach Kashmir.
- Plan an adventurous honeymoon in Leh & Ladakh
If you are looking for a tranquil getaway amidst majestic surroundings, plan a summer trip to Ladakh. Much loved by adventure seekers and trekkers Ladakh is known for its monasteries, mountain ranges, crystal-clear lakes, hiking trails, and panoramic views. Soak in the beauty of the pristine Pangong Tso lake. Camp right next to the lake to wake up to unforgettable sunrise views amidst the tranquil surroundings. Even if you are camping at different altitudes, you can keep your travel bags and other belongings at any Ladakh hotels.
Book Ladakh hotels that offer budget-friendly accommodations for your next trip.
Temperature: The average temperature ranges between 20°C-30°C.
Must-Visit Places: Nubra Valley, Gompa, Khardung La, Thikse Monastery, Leh Palace, Magnetic Hill, Shanti Stupa, and Chang La.
Fun Activities: Plan a trek to Chadar. If you can ride a motorbike, go to Magnetic Hill and Khardung La. You can also enjoy adventurous activities like river rafting in the Indus river. Other activities include mountain climbing at Stok Kangri and jeep safari in Ladakh.
- The nearest airport is Leh Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport.
- The nearest railway station which is 700 kilometers from Ladakh is Jammu Tawi.
- You can also travel by the Manali-Leh road which opens by mid of June.
Pro-Travel Tips: Check your oxygen levels before trekking towards Ladakh. Spend a day or two for acclimatization to avoid mountain sickness or shortness of breath.
- Explore the aromatic tea-estates & enjoy the mountain scenery in Darjeeling
Bask in the warmth of sunny days, breathe in the crisp mountain air, and enjoy a stroll holding the hands of your beloved on the scenic mountain trails in Darjeeling. Book in advance to avail attractive discounts at 3-star hotels in Darjeeling for a memorable honeymoon trip.
Enjoy the cool weather and wake up to the majestic views of Kanchenjunga peaks from hotels in Darjeeling.
Take a ropeway ride to enjoy the panoramic views of the snow-laden peaks. Book a toy train ride to enjoy the breathtaking scenery of the surrounding mountains.
The average temperature in Darjeeling in June ranges from 15 C to 25 C.
Top Attractions: Peace Pagoda, Darjeeling Ropeway, Toy Train ride, Rhododendron, and Magnolia jungles
How to reach Darjeeling: Take a flight to Bagdogra airport and a cab ride to reach Darjeeling.
- Go on a thrilling trek to the Rohtang Pass in Manali
Manali is one of the romantic honeymoon destinations in India to travel during April/ May with your spouse. Book budget hotels in Manali in advance to avail attractive discounts during your stay. This budget-friendly hill station is a haven for honeymooners and couples alike during the summer months. Looking for some engaging and fun sports to enjoy with your spouse? Go for paragliding and mountain biking across the scenic mountain trails. Spend the day relaxing in the serenity of the lush green Dhauladhar mountain range.
The average temperature in Manali in June ranges from 10 C to 25 C. To avoid overcrowded resorts, book top hotels in Manali for a comfortable and memorable stay.
Top Attractions: Solang Valley, Kullu, Trekking, Overnight camping
How to reach Manali: You can drive to Manali from Delhi or Shimla. Alternatively, you can book a private bus ride to Manali.
- Enjoy the scenery and tranquil surroundings in Munnar
Plan a romantic honeymoon trip to Munnar, a popular hill station in Kerala. This picturesque hill station once served as a British summer capital in India. Book your accommodation at budget hotels in Munnar for your summer vacation this year. You can find boutique hotels, cozy homestays, or luxury resorts that suit your budget.
Munnar features 80,000 miles of tea plantation, aromatic vegetation, lush green valleys, and pillowy clouds. As a much-preferred tourist destination for honeymooners, Munnar can get crowded during peak tourist season. To avoid peak season tariffs, book budget hotels in Munnar well in advance of your chosen travel date. The best way to explore the old-world colonial charm of this rustic hill station is by car.
Fun Activities: Plan a tea estate tour at Kolukkumalai. Go camping and trekking at Echo Point. Explore local wildlife and endangered species at the Eravikulam National Park.
Top Tourist Spots: Attukal Waterfalls, Kundala Lake, TATA Tea Museum, Blossom Park, Pothamedu ViewPoint, Mattupetty Dam, Life of Pi Church, Cheeyappara Waterfalls, Lockhart Gap, Anamudi, and Eravikulam National Park
Peak-travel season: October to April
Easiest route: The nearest airstrip is Kochi Airport, at a distance of 143 km. Aluva Railway Station is the nearest station near Munnar.
- Enjoy summer sports & scenic mountain views in Auli
If you are looking for a picturesque hill station with unforgettable natural scenery, choose Auli for an unforgettable honeymoon. Book the best hotels in Auli at discounted rates for a romantic honeymoon stay. This quaint little hill town is hidden from the crowded tourist places in Himachal. Refresh your senses amidst the tranquil surroundings in Auli. While Auli is a much-preferred destination during the winters, it is a great place to explore during the off-peak summer months. The best hotels in Auli offer attractive discounts to honeymooners during the off-peak season.
Fun activities: Skiing, Bird Watching, Nature Walks, and Hiking
Peak Season: November- February
How to reach Auli: The nearest airport is Shimla, located at a distance of about 188 km. Shimla railway station is the nearest railway station to travel to Auli.
- Explore the tea-estates & go for a romantic mountain hike in Ooty
The stunning hill station nestled in the lap of the Nilgiris provides an ideal romantic getaway for honeymooners in India. Book your honeymoon stay at a hotel in Ooty during April/ May. Explore resorts exclusively for honeymooners to ensure an unforgettable time with your spouse. Enjoy the peaceful and tranquil ambiance with your spouse while cruising through Emerald Lake. Enjoy cooler temperatures in Ooty in June ranging from 12 C to 30 C. If you both love adventure treks, plan a trek around the surrounding mountain trails. Book your hotel in Ooty in advance to avoid the peak season tariffs.
Top Attractions: Treak to Doddabetta Peak and check out the plant species at the Government Botanical Garden
How to reach Ooty: Take a train to Mettupalyam and hire a cab from there to reach Ooty.
These are some of the most romantic destinations to explore on your honeymoon to create memories that would last a lifetime.