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Your honeymoon is one of the most memorable holidays that you will take in your lifetime which means it should be special. In our previous series on honeymoon destinations, we told you about packages to Indian destinations such as Kerala, the best places in Rajasthan, the offbeat northeast, the serene Andaman and the beautiful Himachal. But if you are looking for destinations abroad that are exotic yet not too expensive on the pocket, here’s where you should go. Also Read - PM Narendra Modi Hails Wrestler Ravi Dahiya For Winning Silver Medal at Tokyo Olympics 2020

1. Thailand

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The land of smiles will surely give you a reason to smile with your loved one. Thailand is an affordable honeymoon destination for Indians due to its proximity and low currency conversion. A shopper’s delight, Bangkok is perfect for mall hopping. It is also home to a number of temples and Buddhist shrines. Its buzzing nightlife is also quite popular. But if you’d rather relax on the beach, there is Pattaya and also islands like Krabi, Phuket and Koh Samui. These are perfect for couples with their white sand beaches where you can chill with a drink, try water sports and click the perfect honeymoon selfies.

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Cost: A tour package of 6N/7D will cost about Rs 110,000 for a couple including flight tickets and accommodation in standard to mid-range hotels.

2. Dubai

Dubai

Dubai’s glittering skyline and breathtaking architecture is also a honeymoon option for couples looking for a getaway not too far away from home. Though only a couple of hours away, there is a world of a difference between the two nations that makes Dubai an exotic honeymoon destination. Go for a desert safari, enjoy a Dhow cruise on the Dubai creek, shop till you drop at its various malls and see the Burj Khalifa, the tallest artificial structure in the world. And if you have more time on hand, you could also visit other UAE nations like Abu Dhabi and Oman that are only a few hours away.

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Cost: A Dubai-Abu Dhabi trip of 5N/6D will cost about Rs 142,000 for a couple including flight tickets and accommodation in standard to mid-range hotels.

3. Mauritius

Mauritius

This former French colony is one of the best island nations in the Indian Ocean and one of the most preferred honeymoon destinations. Mauritius is lined with sandy beaches and azure blue waters that make for a perfect romantic getaway. Don’t worry, apart from beaches you will also find waterfalls, lagoons, reefs, rainforests and hills here. Visit the North Island for its famed beach resorts and the South Island for its trekking trails and a bit of the country’s history. And if you want to experience pure luxury, go to Ile Aux Cerf Island where you will find a golf course and some of the most beautiful beaches.

Cost: A 6N/7D package will cost you about Rs 120,000 for a couple including flight tickets and accommodation in standard to mid-range hotels.

4. Turkey

Turkey

Perhaps a lesser-explored nation which is slowly gaining popularity thanks to the number of Bollywood movies that have been shot here, Turkey is also a beautiful honeymoon destination about six hours away from India. It has everything – from beaches, snow-capped mountains, to a buzzing nightlife and history and architecture. Go to Istanbul for the perfect blend of cosmopolitan culture juxtaposed against history and art. Explore Cappadocia on a hot air balloon and explore the ruins of Greek and Roman empires at the ancient city of Ephesus. And if you want your dose of sunny beaches, visit Antalya.

Cost: A 6N/7D honeymoon package will cost about Rs 140,000 for a couple including flight tickets and accommodation in standard to mid-range hotels.

5. Bali

Bali

This Indonesian island draws several honeymooners for its romantic beaches and buzzing nightlife. Whether you want to try water sports like snorkelling or scuba diving or simply rejuvenate your senses with a Balinese spa, it makes for a great honeymoon destination. Though you will spend a lot on the airfare, the cost of living in Bali isn’t too high so you can have a luxurious time once you are here. Visit Nusa Dua for its beautiful and calm beaches and explore it on a rented bike. Or if you love to party, go to Seminyak for its famed pubs and nightlife. And if you love spas, go to Ubud which is one of Asia’s top spa destinations.

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Cost: A 6N/7D honeymoon package will cost you about Rs 125,000 for a couple including flight tickets and accommodation in standard to mid-range hotels.

Disclaimer: The fare mentioned is an approximate figure which may differ from the actual cost of your trip depending on your choice of accommodation and season of travel.