Unique Destinations for Honeymoon in South India

From tranquil forest to romantic beaches, south India has a matrix of destinations for honeymoon. Due to commercialization of tourism, tourists are redirected to only a couple of destinations.

We are here to break the barrier and introduce you to new and Unique Destinations for Honeymoon in South India that can give a new desire for your honeymoon planning in South India.

1. Yercaud

Location – Tamil Nadu Nearest Airport – Salem Airport

This is a small but mesmerizing hill station in Tamilnadu. Due to its vicinity to Ooty, the place has not gain a lot of popularity among tourists. However, the place has every element to be tagged as a dream place for honeymooners. Carpeted with rare trees like sandalwood, teak and silver oak, this hills station has many famous destinations for sightseeing and entertainment like Mettur dam, Lady’s seat, Yercaud Lake and others. The place is famous for coffee and orange. You can enjoy deer park for some leisure time, enjoy flower show at Anna Park, enjoy picnic, and visit orange farm or rose farm, silkworm farm and many others. There are a few waterfalls to enjoy picnic time. If you love exploration, you can find caves, teak forest, Bears hill and many others.

Yercaud Lake Boating

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Suggested Tour : 11 Days - Tamilnadu and Kerala Tour

2. Araku Valley

Location – Andhra Pradesh Nearest Airport – Vishakhapatnam International Airport

This is an enchanting hill location with all cliché activities starting from scenic spots to boating in South India. You can enjoy some adrenaline gushing activities like trekking. There are streams to enjoy a blissful picnic with your loved ones. If you want an epic honeymoon visit Araku via train from Vishakhapatnam. The train runs through 84 bridges and 58 tunnels to reach the destination. You can find museums, tribal caves, waterfalls, adventure activities and much more. You ought to try the coffee of this hill station.

Araku Valley

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Suggested Tour : 12 Days - South India Honeymoon Tour

3. Kottakuppam

Location – Tamil Nadu Nearest Airport – Pondicherry airport or Chennai international airport

This is a small hamlet for those who love a quiet honeymoon amidst nature. You can find numerous serene scenic spot for picnic and photography sessions. The coastline filled with palms is the best place for enjoying an early morning walk and sunrise/sunset spotting. You can enjoy humble catamaran sailing. Sailing during sunset is a romantic activity here. You can also find many sightseeing spots near Kottakuppam, which would take a few minutes of drive. This spot suits those who love a secluded honeymoon in a blissful hamlet.

Kottakuppam Beach

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4. Rishikonda

Location – Andhra Pradesh Nearest Airport – Visakhapatnam International Airport

This is a small beach spot overlooking mountain ranges. This suits people who are looking for beach honeymoon and a nature filled secluded spot for the stay. You can enjoy a lot of thrilling water activities here starting from surfing to jet skiing. You can also enjoy a milder version of water activities with boating, picnicking and swimming. Some honeymooners tend to travel around Rishikonda to enjoy sightseeing spots near Vizag.

Rishikonda Beach

Suggested Tour : 14 Days South India Tour from Bangalore If you want to explore South India in a royal way than you can take a Golden Chariot train which gives a luxurious experience onboard the train.

5. Kemmanagundi

Location – Karnataka Nearest Airport – Mangalore airport

This charming hill station is famous for scenic spots, valleys, waterfalls, lakes and exotic plants and animals. The hill station is the origin point for many rivers and thus, you can find many streams and waterfalls for picnic. Bhadra dam is famous among honeymooners. You can enjoy boating here. Other top spots to visit are Hebbe falls, Shanti waterfalls and others. The hill station has a charming climate throughout the year making it lush with beauty.

Hebbe Falls, Kemmangundi

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Suggested Tour : 15 Days Karnataka with Goa Tour

6. Belekeri

Location – Karnataka Nearest Airport – Karwar Airport

This beach destination is famous among those who want to spend quality time together in Karnataka. The beach is secluded making it ideal for picnic, strolling, sunbathing and others. You can find many coconut groves where you can taste fresh tender coconut. Sunset spotting from the beach is an important activity here. The place does not provide any adventure activities making it quieter for lovebirds. If desired, you can take small drives to enjoy tourist spots near Belekeri.

Belekeri Beach

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Suggested Tour : 11 Days - Karnataka and Kerala Tour

7. Vandanapally

Location – Kerala Nearest Airport – Kochi airport

Kerala is famous for houseboat, backwaters and other iconic attractions. Thus, tourists overlook many unique spots in the state and one such destination is Vandanapally. It is an offbeat location making it quieter and it is very close to many tourist destination for taking small rides to enjoy sightseeing or other tourist activities. This beach destination is covered with casuarina and palm trees. You can enjoy wind surfing and many other activities. No honeymoon in Kerala is complete without boat ride on the backwaters. Vandanapally is connected to backwaters where you can enjoy some houseboat or boat time during sunset via palm grooves, paddy fields and canals filled with hyacinths.

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8. Lakshadweep

Location – Arabian Sea Nearest Airport – Cochin Airport

Due to the more famous Andaman Islands, Lakshadweep Islands were always overlooked among tourists. Lakshadweep honeymoon starts even before you enter the place. Cruise from Cochin or Chennai to Lakshadweep is a scenic travel. There are so many things to do in Lakshadweep like enjoy lagoons, sightseeing spots corals, palm grooves, boating, fishing and many others. Lakshadweep is no lesser than Andaman when it comes to water activities. Starting from scuba diving to kayaking, you can find numerous water activities here. The serenity of the place and the climate makes it an enchanting honeymoon destination.

Lakshadweep Scuba Diving

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Suggested Tour : 5 Days Lakshadweep Honeymoon Tour

What is the fun in going to a branded honeymoon destination, work with itineraries that are pre-planned for years? Honeymoon is the start of a new journey and it is up to you to make it special with unique places and different activities.

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