Best Honeymoon Packages Kerala
A honeymoon in Kerala is a perfect romantic vacation in exotic locales. Only in Kerala can you have a breakfast with birds at a nature reserve, steaming lunch at a hill station and a candle-light dinner by the beach, all in a day’s span! The hills of Munnar, houseboats of Alleppey, golden beaches of Kovalam, backwaters of Kumarakom and stunning waterfalls of Athirapally, all are within two hours’ distance from one another. Combined with its mild climate, lush vegetation, colourful culture and welcoming locals, Kerala is one of the best honeymoon destinations in India.
Honeymoon amidst Nature
Literally meaning the land of coconut (kera), Kerala offers various honeymoon packages for newlyweds, and most packages offer a mix of luxury hillside hotels, beach resorts, colonial homestays and houseboats cruises across the backwaters. The hill stations like Munnar have lush landscape dotted with tea plantations, which is perfect for a romantic honeymoon. Go on a cosy picnic, sit by the lakeside and let the time roll by with the mist. If the chill gets a bit too much, move on to the golden sands of beaches such as Kovalam and Varkala. Soak into the sun and enjoy a honeymoon at a beachside hotel. Or simply spend your honeymoon riding the legendary Kerala backwaters. Smell the spices and fill up your shopping bags at Kochi, where you can also marvel at the centuries-old Chinese cantilever fishing nets.
With its 44 big and small rivers, numerous wildlife sanctuaries and national parks, paddy fields and tea plantations and the coconut palms swaying all around, vacationing in Kerala is a treat for nature lovers. Kerala also houses India’s first planned ecotourism centre, Thenmala. You can enjoy boating, fishing, swimming or simply some time in the wild giving elephants a bath or riding a coracle (small, round boat).
Honeymoon with a Whiff of Culture
For a relaxing holiday, there can be nothing better than a Kerala Ayurvedic massage. The rich cultural heritage of Kerala manifests in various forms, offering you various options to spend a unique evening with your loved one. Witness mesmerizing performances of dance forms such as Kathakali, Mohini Attam and Koodiyattam or the enchanting martial art of Kalaripayattu; explore the unique architectural heritage of Kerala; experience the amazing festivities of Pooram, boat race and Vishu; or go on a pilgrimage across the state.
Honeymoon with an Adventurous Twist
Kerala also has much in store for the fun-loving. From trekking, rock climbing, mountain biking and paragliding to beach volleyball, parasailing, scuba diving, surfing, snorkelling, kayaking, canoeing and the traditional sport of bullock racing—you can have an endlessly thrilling honeymoon with your adventure-loving partner.
Kerala food is another adventurous offering of the state, with different areas and communities having their special cuisines. For the foodies, this is truly God’s own country!
Honeymoon with Ease of Travel
With its three airports—Calicut, Cochin and Thiruvananthapuram (formerly known as Trivandrum)—the state is well connected with all the major airports in India. The rail network also covers Kerala well, and you can reach the state from any corner of India. Buses ply from all nearby states as well.
With the great connectivity and the charms that Kerala offers, a honeymoon in Kerala is an ideal choice for those seeking beautiful moments of togetherness that can be cherished for life.