A honeymoon will always be one of the best trips of your life. It doesnt matter how many trips you take after that or have taken before, a honeymoon holiday has its own perks, especially because you will be traveling with your spouse. And a honeymoon trip is must we say, because whether you like it or dont, trust us that there is a lot of stress that is going to come with your wedding. Wedding preps, dance routines, shopping and never ending discussions till your D-day, there is a lot that will happen. And a honeymoon trip is more like a breather for every couple who just wants to relax away from all the madness. Most couples spend a bomb to ensure that their wedding is perfect and that leaves with them with a very strict budget for a trip. So what do you do in such a situation? Book a trip to any beautiful place in India that is no less than any international destination. You can explore beautiful places all under a budget of Rs 50,000. If you are planning a budget friendly honeymoon in India, we have listed down some of the best places in India that wont cost you more than Rs 50,000 for a perfect holiday with your partner. Also Read - When Maxi Ran Out Dhoni, We Knew It Was Our Game: James Faulkner Remembers 2015 World Cup Semifinal Against India
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Now Kerala, Gods own Country doesnt really need any introduction. This is one state in India that has nature in abundance and draws tourists from all over. The backwaters, palm groves and untouched environs make for a perfect romantic honeymoon trip. To explore the beauty of this beautiful state you will not be required to exhaust all your savings. Kochi, Munnar, Thekkady Alleppey and Wayanad are some of the beautiful places in Kerala that you must explore. The best parts about visiting these places are that you do not have to empty your pockets for accommodation. There are many homestays and resorts that are situated right in the middle of picturesque landscapes and cost within your budget. You can start your journey by exploring Kochi since it is also closest to the Airport.
Kochi is known for its forts and fishing colonies. Kochi also has a Marine Drive just like Mumbai does and it is an absolute treat to the eyes. From here you can head to Munnar that is situated at just a four hour drive away from Kochi. Munnar is a pure scenic beauty and is pretty popular for its tea plantations. It is the perfect place for honeymooners especially for those who are looking for relaxation. Also if you love trekking, there are many trekking trails here. Another great place is Thekkady that is home to one of the best wildlife sanctuaries. Get a night safari which is a one in a lifetime experience. Else you could go on a peaceful boat ride in Periyar Lake. From Thekkady you can embark on a four hour journey to Alleppey. The journey might tire you, but we guarantee you that it will be gone in no time once you experience the houseboat in the backwaters of Alleppey. The sunsets, alluring waters and breathtaking views of nature are sure to leave you rejuvenated and relaxed. And for a bit of history you could also consider exploring the renowned Krishnapuram Palace that is paradise for architecture and art lovers.
Cost of Kerala Honeymoon Package: The cost of a honeymoon package to Kerala for a 4 nights and 5 days tour will be approximately Rs 18,000. The package is inclusive of flights, stay and sightseeing. Before you go ahead with the bookings, ensure that you check the places covered under any package. Some packages have six to seven places covered while some may have just four places covered. The price of this package may vary depending on the time of your travel and also the kind of room you book.
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Is there anything at all about Goa that is not liked by people? Goa is one of the best holiday destinations of the country and people, whether married, not married, friends group and even families love visiting Goa for the culture that is very tempting and attractive. The laid back vibe of Goa is what attracts people most to this place. You can just chill at the shacks of Goa and get all the relaxation you need. Post wedding, a trip to Goa should be a must. You can explore North Goa or South Goa with affordable accommodation and delicious sea food served. Goa has no dearth of homestays and budget hotels. So there is absolutely nothing you need to worry about accommodation. If you visit places like Baga beach and Candolim beach, you are sure to have a good time there. Baga beach has many water sports activities that you can take up especially if you both are adventure junkies. In other beaches, a walk is enough for you to feel in peace.
All the wedding madness will no longer feel like it ever existed. Calangute beach is one of the most popular beaches that see several tourists all through the year. While you plan a trip to Goa, you can either plan your own itinerary or explore on your own or you can also get your bookings done through travel agencies. Either ways, you will be at the leisure of doing things that only you want to. With travel agencies, tour packages can be very well customized. Rent a bike and travel around Goa for the unmatched beauty and allure that it has. There can be no better place than Goa for a honeymoon trip under a budget. Sun kissed beaches, adventure activities mouth watering local food, picturesque landscapes and the whole comfy vibe is sure to gift you with a memorable trip with your loved one.
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Cost of Goa honeymoon package: The cost of a Goa package for 5 night and 6 day trip can range anywhere between Rs 8000 to 36,000. It all depends on the places you chose to explore, the kind of accommodation you prefer and also the time and mode of your travel. Most packages with travel agencies are usually inclusive of flight tickets.
Are you a couple who has had days of wedding fun and celebration and are now desperately looking to get away from all the madness and rest? If yes, Rajasthan is where you should be for your honeymoon. This is one state that has numerous palaces and attractions that will pamper you to no end and make you feel like a royal. This is also one of the only states that have a perfect combination of hospitality and royalty where you will get to witness alluring lakes and many forts that have a strong history and legends. Head to Rajasthan a place that is romantic, warm and royal at the same time. This is one of the best honeymoon destinations and a trip to this beautiful state is surely going to leave you with a lasting impression. Cities like Jaipur, Udaipur, Jodhpur and Jaislamer have a lot to see and do.
Jaipur has a lot of attractions like the Hawa Mahal, City Palace, Jantar Mantar and also the Rambagh Palace among several others. A walk around these places will leave you awe struck by the architectural beauty of these beautiful monuments that also have a rich history. You can also relish the delicious Rajasthani cuisine and ensure that you keep a few hours aside to for the same, especially if you are foodies. Jaipur is also a delight for shoppers especially in bazaars like Chandpole and Tripolia.
Now if we have to talk about Jodhpur, Mehrangarh fort definitely needs a special mentioning. If this place doesnt impress you, then we surely dont what else can. It will be advisable if you can keep a day aside to explore this beautiful monument. Similarly, another city that can be explored is Udaipur also called as the Lake City and also Jaislamer that stands on the edge of the stunning Thar. For a perfect romantic holiday, Udaipur is an apt city that has many beautiful lakes where you can consider doing a sunset cruise. And for desert camps, no better place than Jaislamer.
Go to any of these places and there are plethoras of accommodation options available. Most accommodations in Rajasthan are Government run and managed that fall under the RTDC (Rajasthan Tourism Development Corporation). These stays are pretty comfortable and you also do not have to worry about the food that is being served. If you are planning to travel on your own let us tell you there are direct flights from all the major cities to any of these cities of Rajasthan.
Cost of Rajasthan honeymoon package: The cost of a honeymoon trip to Rajasthan will be somewhere around Rs 20,000 per person for 4 nights and 5 days.
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If you just want to escape to a quieter place in the lap of nature, there is no better place than Himachal Pradesh. It is undoubtedly one of the best places for a honeymoon. The geo- topographical diversity, snow capped mountains, vastly spread apple orchards and the freshness and liveliness of the air all makes this place also one of the most romantic places. If you want to experience Mother Nature in all her glory, this is where you should be. There is a lot about this state that attracts tourists from all over the world. Rich in beautiful cities and also culture, some of the best cities on your visit to Himachal Pradesh are Shimla, Manali, Dharamsala, Kasauli and also Chamba among several others.
From Tibetan monasteries to majestic peaks, there is a lot that Himachal will treat you with. For newlyweds who want to indulge in a thrill seeking honeymoon trip, you will be delighted to know that Himachal Pradesh also has many adventure sports like trekking, river rafting, paragliding and also ice skating. Let us help you with a bit of information of some the best cities in Himachal. Dharamsala should definitely be in your priority list since this where you will find solitude.
The Tibetan monastery and the stadium in Dharamsala are two of the most popular tourist attractions of the region. And when in Shimla, from enjoying the architectural marvels like St. Michaels Cathedral to witnessing the magnificence of the Jakhoo hills or just simple take a walk in and around mall road. Every time you cross a valley you will be taken to a different world altogether. So if you have been planning to go on a honeymoon, you now know that Himachal Pradesh is probably one of the best places to visit. From McLeod Ganj to Dalai Lamas house, the breathtaking Spiti Valley and the beautiful Lahaul with an insight into the Buddhist culture, a visit to Himachal Pradesh for honeymoon is definitely a wise decision.
Cost of Himachal Pradesh honeymoon package: The cost of a honeymoon package to Himachal Pradesh including the flights and stay would be approximately Rs 14000 that is specifically for cities. So, a trip to Shimla would cost around Rs 9000, whereas the cost to travel to Manali would be approximately Rs 7,500. Since each city has a lot to do and explore, packages come city wise and also because each of these cities are not closely situated.
Uttarakhand, a beautiful state in Northern India is another biggest holiday destination. People from all over, especially from the cities love visiting this picturesque state for a break away from the city chaos and pollution. For newlyweds, this place can be a perfect respite from all the tiredness and wedding madness. Also because it is situated well within the country, you also do not have to splurge a lot on your honeymoon trip. The magnificent lakes of Nainital, snow clad mountains and a religious feel of Rishikesh are some of the reasons why you must consider Uttarakhand for your honeymoon. Uttarakhand also houses some of the most beautiful temples, dense forest reserves, hill stations, majestic mountain peaks and also national parks.
Also fondly called as the Land of God, Uttarakhand has always been one of the most preferred pilgrim spots. However, because you are on a honeymoon trip, we are assuming that you will not really look forward to a religious trip. But feat not, since this state has a lot more than just temples. One such attraction is the Valley of flowers. It is a national park that is popular for its beautiful meadows charming flowers and also many endangered animals like the Snow leopard, Asiatic black bear, musk deer and the blue sheep. You need to be really lucky to spot these animals. Another attraction here is the Mindrolling Monastery and also the world famous Buddha Stupa that is also said to be the worlds highest. Because Uttarakhand is one of the biggest tourist attractions, it does have many accommodation options ranging of different budgets. Apart from the ones already mentioned, the other places of interest in this state are Bhimtal, Ranikhet, Nauchukitatal, Nanda Devi, Dehradun and many others.
Cost of Uttarakhand Honeymoon Package: The cost for a 4 night 5 day stay in any two cities of Uttarakhand will cost you around Rs 11,300 per person which is inclusive of flights. Check the itinerary that the travel agencies provide you with so that you know what cities you will be exploring on your honeymoon trip.
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