Top 10 Honeymoon destinations In Kerala
A honeymoon escape is what one searches for just after the marriage. Kerala offers you some of the best scenic landscapes as your honeymoon destinations that will leave you flabbergasted. While there are many valleys or sea side or hill stations in India, we are focussed here for all places romantic in God’s own country, Kerala. Here is our top pick of honeymoon destinations in Kerala.
The beautiful green valleys and hills of Munnar are what attract tourists from all over the world. Feel close to the clouds and visit the vast tea plantations. Best time to visit this place is from October to November and from January to May. Go for rappelling, rock climbing and nature walks. Staying in one of the many luxurious resorts in the lap of hills will definitely make your togetherness more special.
Are you a big beach fan? Or maybe your soul mate is. Visit Kerala’s most beautiful beach stretching for 16 km. Watch the sunset while holding a hand of your partner at Kovalam Beach and Samudra beach. Visit the big light house and Hawah beach. The best time to visit this place is between September and March.
How does a romantic getaway in a houseboat sound? Enjoy the view of paddy fields, the lush greenery, tranquil backwaters and so on. Best time to visit this place is from October to February. While staying in Alleppey you can certainly visit Marari beach, Karunakaran museum, Kuttanad backwaters and St. Andrew’s Basilica Arthunkal. Sampling on delectable Keralan cuisine while cruising through the backwaters is definitely an experience in itself.
While planning your honeymoon one thing that you always crave for is the silence and peace. Bekal is one such place that offers it to you. Visit the Bekal fort and the calming backwaters close to it. This is the perfect spot for an intimate holiday with your partner. You can explore Bekal fort, Bekal beach, and Nityananda ashram caves while visiting this place.
5. VARKALA BEACH
This is the best beach in Kerala after Kovalam. This beach has a natural setting. That is you might find some natural cliffs there. Walk along the mountain trail to find the cliff path. They even have water springs. What more would one ask for?
The closest that you can ever be to nature is by staying at Vagamon. Far away from civilization, surrounded by beautiful Murugan, Kurisumala hills this place is best suited for adventure sports such as para gliding. Visit the suicide point, echo point, Marmala waterfalls, Vagamon hills and Kurishumala church. This is the most loved hill station.
7. POOVAR ISLAND
If living on an island with fewer inhabitants is what you call a perfect honeymoon destination, then this place is for you. A perfect place to get your loved one away from all hustles of life into magical serenity. Enjoy the backwaters, and get tanned in the scorching heat of the sun at the beautiful beach. A visit to Poovar golden beach is a must.
This district houses the famous Periyar wildlife century in a small town named Idukki. If you are a fan of coffee or even tea then you will love the spice gardens here. There is this beautiful resort right next to the wildlife sanctuary called the Elephant court. It is best for your stay with all lavish amenities. And not to forget an unparallel view of the Periyar backwater sanctuary which is a unique place in the whole of Kerala. Apart from this, you can even visit Manglagla Devi temple, Chellarkovil, Kumily and much more. While coming back do not forget to pick up a few packets of aromatic spices which get exported to the rest of the world.
A beautiful town situated near Vembanad Lake. This place is solely for nature lovers. The activities that you can do is boating, fishing and just gazing at the endless beauty of Kerala through its tranquil water and lush green land patches. The best part of this place is that you get to see a variety of migratory birds in Kumarakom bird century. You can also visit the famous Aruvikkuzhi waterfall, Bay Island and a visit to the Driftwood museum is highly recommended.
This place offers you some of the best waterfall sites in Kerala. This place offers an exciting honeymoon escape. Be it a picnic, trekking on the Chembra peak, or a visit to Meenmutty waterfalls or Edakkal caves, this place has the spectacular view that one could hope for in their honeymoon. A cherry on top is numerous tree houses and resorts available to indulge in your private time amidst pristine nature.
So what are you waiting for? Go, gift your soulmate an unforgettable experience in God’s own country.
Contributor: Shivangi Uliana