Heading to South India for Honeymoon- 3 Best Romantic Option

A little knowledge about South India’s geographical gifts will make you realize why this region of India attracts many honeymooners. Endowed with numerous beach spots, hill stations, the Venice of East, the Hollywood beach destination of Andaman, Indian Las Vegas in Goa and much more, Southern India is a paradise to choose from.

Here are the Best Romantic Options for Honeymoon in Southern India.

1. Beach Honeymooners


Located in the Kerala, the Venice of East, this beach is famous for its secluded look. Popular for honeymoon, this beach gets its best look during winter season, which starts in November and ends in February. At Kovalam,

  1. Stroll to the lighthouse and re-propose as you enjoy the sunset
  2. Sunbath and relax
  3. Candle lit dinner as you watch the sea
  4. Kayaking, water skiing, swimming and other water activities
Kovalam Beach Kerala Also Read : Top Tourist Attractions in Kovalam Suggested Tour : 6 Days - Kerala Beach Holidays


A similar beach in Kerala, which is more famous for its backwaters. A houseboat ride on the backwater is the typical honeymoon activity of India. Thousands of honeymooners choose Kerala for this traditional houseboat ride. There are luxury cruise for those who want to add a notch up to the honeymoon effect. Apart from this,

  1. Enjoy the beach of Marari
  2. Sunset watch, sunbathing and other water activities
  3. Boat cruise
Alleppey Backwaters, Kerala Read More : Suggested Tour : 10 Days - Best of Kerala Tour


Located in Andhra, this rocky beach destination is for those who love private destinations for a honeymoon free from commercialization. For an ultimate experience,

  1. Enjoy beach picnic
  2. Surf, swim and enjoy other water activities
Rishikonda Beach


The destination is famous for its beach activities and water sports. However, honeymooner tend to spend a little more time on the land to enjoy the colonial culture of the land. You can choose to stay in ancient houses, enjoy royal style honeymoon and shop for exotic items. Pondicherry is the place for simple honeymooners who want to enjoy exotic activities.

Mahe Beach, Pondicherry Suggested Tour : 22 Days - Tamilnadu Cultural Tour Read More : Things to do in Pondicherry Also Read : Famous Beaches of South India

2. Wildlife Honeymooners


Located in Karnataka, this is a secluded place, which puts you in the heart of Bandipur forest area. You can enjoy a wide range of adventure activities including trekking, strolling, boating, exploration, camping and others. You can find boutique hotels and luxury lodges for a pampering stay.

Honeymoon in Coorg Read More : Best Seven Places for Honeymoon in Karnataka Suggested Tour : 16 Days - South India Wildlife Tour


This region of Kerala is rich with wildlife attractions. If you are looking for a tranquility in your vacation, this is the right destination. Do not miss,

  1. Boat safari and jeep safari
  2. Wildlife spotting
  3. Bamboo rafting
  4. Night patrol boating
  5. Exploration, trekking and nature walk
Romantic Elephant Ride Murikkady, Thekkady Kerala Read More : Top Tourist Attractions in and Around Thekkady Suggested Tour : 10 Nights - Kerala Village Tour


If you do not want a typical wildlife honeymoon and yet want to stay close to nature, Wayanad will take you up in clouds. You can stay in treehouses, enjoy waterfalls and live in supreme romantic scenario. You ought to enjoy

  1. Hiking and trekking
  2. Plantation stroll
  3. River trail
  4. Spice plantation stay
  5. Rainforest exploration
Wayanad hill station Read More : 5 Best Honeymoon Resorts in Wayanad Suggested Tour : 13 Days - Kerala Beaches & Forests Tour Also Read : 10 Best Places for Wildlife Photography in India

3. Hill Station Honeymooners


This simple hill station provides cliché honeymoon elements. This hill town with its quaint beauty is a gem for all kinds of honeymooners. Top activities to enjoy are

  1. Sipping Arabica coffee as you watch the mist
  2. Spice plantation trekking
  3. Spotting rare birds and animals
  4. Waterfalls, viewpoints and sightseeing
  5. Overnight camping and trekking
  6. Rafting
Raja's Seat Coorg Read More : Top Places to Visit in Coorg Suggested Tour : 4 Days - Coorg Tour


Tagged as the queen of all hill station, this is the iconic hill station honeymoon destination of Southern India. You can always find honeymooners here, no matter when you visit. Top activities to enjoy here are

  1. Sightseeing, trekking, hiking and picnic
  2. Rose garden strolling, plantation strolling and others
  3. Boating, horse riding and other exotic activities.
Pykara Lake, Ooty Read More : Travel Guide on Ooty Suggested Tour : 6 Days - South India Hill Station Tour

Araku Valley

This romantic adobe is for those who are ready to witness a small yet mesmerizing hill station. It is a less crowded spot that can be scaled within a couple of days. For an ultimate experience,

  1. Trekking in the valley
  2. Enjoy the streams
  3. Sightseeing and view points
Araku Valley Also Read : Unique Destinations for Honeymoon in South India


The pristine honeymoon location of Kerala is a bliss for all kinds of travelers. If you are willing to spend your honeymoon in a dreamland, Munnar is the right place. However, choosing summer season would expose you to a lot of crowd in tourism spots. Top activities to enjoy in Munnar are

  1. Trekking, camping and sightseeing
  2. Spotting rare animals
  3. Bonfire
  4. Plantation visit
Trekking at Rajamalai Hills Munnar Also Read : Top Ten Hill Stations of Kerala for Honeymoon Suggested Tour : 11 Days - Goa with Kerala Tour

Are you looking for more options? You can choose a cultural honeymoon with Hampi, Kanyakumari, Mysore and others. If you are an architecture lover, you can choose temple towns like Madurai, Kumbakonam, Kanchipuram and others for a peaceful time. If you are looking for island time, choose from Andaman and Nicobar and, Lakshadweep Islands. The list goes on with endless options you can choose from.

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