Top 10 Honeymoon Places in Tamil Nadu To Take Your Better Half

The moments you spend on a honeymoon are the ones you remember for a lifetime. Do you agree? Tamil Nadu is one such romantic place where you can weave memories and make your newly made union even magical. More so, if you want to treat your eyes and fill your heart with unlimited joy, these honeymoon places in Tamil Nadu are for you. 

Now that the wedding rituals are finally over, travel together to the romantic places in Tamil Nadu and get lost in your own world. Spend your special moments at the most beautiful and unique places that will ignite love between you two.

Revel in each other’s company at the most alluring places in Tamil Nadu for a honeymoon that are packaged with unconditional love and offers a surreal experience.

Here are the 10 Honeymoon Places in Tamil Nadu that Spark Romance

Plan your honeymoon trip and visit these honeymoon destinations in Tamil Nadu for a memorable holiday.

1. Ooty

Honeymoon in Ooty seems like the perfect plan for newlyweds. It is not only one of the most beautiful hill stations in Tamil Nadu but the whole of India. Free from the hustle-bustle of the cities, you can spend quality time in peace and privacy in Ooty. No doubt it is among the best honeymoon places to visit in Tamil Nadu that lures people from near and far. Also, with so many natural and man-made attractions, a visit to Ooty for a honeymoon will get more exciting.

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Romantic Places to Visit in Ooty –

  • Doddabetta Peak
  • Ooty Lake
  • Rose Garden
  • Emerald Dam
  • Pykara Falls and Lake

Best time to visit Ooty for a honeymoon – Though Ooty can be visited any time of the year, you must plan your honeymoon trip between April and June. The weather is pleasant during this time and you can indulge in romantic activities comfortably.

How to reach Ooty – There are no direct flights to Ooty and the nearest airport is in Coimbatore. Either you fly there and take a cab to Ooty or choose local trains from Coimbatore via Mettupalayam by road. Toy Trains are also available from Mettupalayam to Ooty. Road trips from Bangalore, Chennai, and other cities nearby can also be planned.

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2. Chennai

Plan a romantic getaway to Chennai and delight in romantic experiences for a memorable honeymoon. Calm beaches, mesmerizing sunsets, coffee places, and lovely restaurants are the highlights of Chennai that you can explore hand-in-hand. Hire a bicycle and roam the streets of Chennai for a unique experience. Fun times and loads of laughter are two of the thousand things you will cherish after a honeymoon trip to Chennai. Not to mention, the easy connectivity of Chennai with major cities in India makes it one of the most accessible places to visit in Tamil Nadu for a honeymoon.

Romantic Places to Visit in Chennai –

  • Marina Beach
  • Besant Nagar Beach
  • Covelong
  • East Coast Road
  • Kipling Cafe
  • Muttukadu Boat House

Best time to visit Chennai for a honeymoon – Visit Chennai between November and February to enjoy the best weather for romance. The temperature remains between 20°C and 25°C, making your sightseeing experiences enjoyable.

How to reach Chennai – You can fly to Chennai International Airport (7 km away) and from there take a taxi to your desired location. If coming by train, get off at Chennai Central Station. Chennai Mofussil Bus Terminal (CMBT) is one of the largest bus stations and receives buses from major nearby towns like Ooty, Kodaikanal, Puducherry, and Kanchipuram.

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3. Kodaikanal

Kodaikanal has some of the best honeymoon resorts in Tamil Nadu. Hotel Villa Retreat, Guna Cave, and the Carlton Kodaikanal are quite popular honeymoon resorts in Kodaikanal. Also called the “Princess of Hill Stations”, this place in the state features mist-covered cliffs, pleasant weather, and waterfalls that could take one’s breath away. Every honeymoon couple wants to be secluded and spend time alone without any disturbances. Right? Kodaikanal offers just that. It is situated at an altitude of 7200 feet above sea level, and thus, you will witness some breathtaking views here.

Romantic Places to Visit in Kodaikanal –

Best time to visit Kodaikanal for honeymoon – Though April to June is considered the best time to visit Kodaikanal, you can visit any time of the year. The cool weather and the view of the mountains are just so refreshing to see.

How to reach Kodaikanal – Take a flight from any major city or town to Madurai Airport to reach Kodaikanal. Chennai, Bangalore, Mumbai, and more are connected to this place by air. The major railhead is Coimbatore railway station, from where you can get taxis to Kodaikanal. Else, a good network of roads connects buses from Bangalore, Coimbatore, Chennai, Madurai, and more to Kodaikanal.

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4. Coonoor

The second largest hill station of Nilgiris, Coonoor serves as one of the best tourist places for couples in Tamil Nadu. There are many places to visit in Coonoor that are perfect for honeymooners. Natural and man-made beauties soothe the eyes and allow you to enjoy a romantic vacation. For a unique experience, take a toy train ride to either Ooty or Mettupalayam. The weather of Coonoor plays a major part in bringing love birds closer. Adventure-loving couples also have the opportunity to indulge in horse riding, hiking, boating, and other fun experiences for a memorable time.

Romantic Places to Visit in Coonoor –

  • Sim’s Park
  • Law’s Falls
  • Heritage Train
  • St. George’s Church
  • Lady Canning’s Seat
  • Highfield Tea Factory
  • Ketti Valley

Best time to visit Coonoor for honeymoon – October to March is the best time to book Coonoor honeymoon tours. During the summer months, from March to May, the temperature ranges from 22°C to 37°C and you can enjoy some of the most beautiful views of this place.

How to reach Coonoor – You can fly to Coimbatore International Airport as it receives direct flights from Bangalore, Mumbai, Hyderabad, and New Delhi. Travel by train and get off at Coonoor railway station. You can experience traveling on the Nilgiri Mountain Railway, a World Heritage Site. NH 67 connects this place with Ooty and other places nearby by bus.

5. Meghamalai

One of the secluded honeymoon places in Tamil Nadu to visit, Meghamalai is perfect to enjoy peace and privacy. Also known as ‘Paccha Kumachi’ or Green peaks, it serves as the perfect romantic getaway for a peaceful time amidst nature. Look at the beautiful cloud-covered peaks holding your partner’s hand and go on nature walks around the lush green tea and cardamom estates. There are a few private tea and coffee plantations in and around this place like Ponsiva Plantations, The Highway Estates, and Ananda Plantations that you can explore for a different experience.

Romantic Places to Visit in Meghamalai –

  • Meghamalai Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Meghamalai Falls
  • Murugan Temple
  • Manjalar Dam
  • Suruli Falls
  • Vellamalai
  • Vanniyar Dam

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Best time to visit Meghamalai for honeymoon – Winter months are the best to visit Meghamalai. The temperature remains comfortably between 21°C to 33°C, which is ideal to spend time outdoors in nature.

How to reach Meghamalai – Located 101 away from Meghamalai, Madurai Airport is the nearest. You can get cabs or buses to your desired location. You can also get off at Madurai Railway Station and from there hire a cab to Meghamalai.

6. Kanyakumari

Catching mesmerizing sunrises and sunsets is one of the most romantic things to do in Kanyakumari, which can be best enjoyed by Triveni Sangam. Another interesting thing about Kanyakumari is that the waters of the three seas do not mix here and you can clearly tell the difference between turquoise blue, deep blue, and sea green waters. This makes it one of the must-visit Tamil Nadu honeymoon tourist places. Do not forget to visit the beautiful waterfalls and relish South Indian cuisine in Kanyakumari.

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Romantic Places to Visit in Kanyakumari –

  • Thirparappu Falls
  • Kanyakumari Beach
  • Vivekananda Rock Memorial
  • Thanumalayan Temple
  • Thiruvalluvar Statue
  • Kumari Amman Temple
  • Padmanabhapuram Palace

Best time to visit Kanyakumari for a honeymoon – October to February are the best months to visit Kanyakumari for a honeymoon. Enjoy the pleasant weather and indulge in sightseeing tours. Enjoy adventure activities if you like. Cape Festival and some other festivals are also celebrated during this time.

How to reach Kanyakumari – The nearest airport to Kanyakumari is located in Trivandrum. You can take a train, bus, or taxi to Kanyakumari from the airport. Kanyakumari has a railway station, which falls under India’s largest train route, Kanyakumari to Jammu. Frequent bus services are available from the closest cities too and long-distance buses can be hired from Chennai, Coimbatore, Bangalore, Madurai, and more.

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7. Yelagiri

Soothe your senses at Yelagiri, one of the lesser-known hill stations in Tamil Nadu for your honeymoon. Enjoy the peaceful environment and balmy weather while strolling the streets of this hill station. Yelagiri has some very lovely parks and farms namely Fundera and Silk Farm that will leave an imprint on your mind. Besides this, the striking features of Yelagiri include misty mountains, picturesque landscapes, and many sightseeing places that are loved by nature-lovers. Visit the rose and orchid gardens of this place and revel in each other’s arms for a memorable honeymoon.

Romantic Places to Visit in Yelagiri –

  • Punganoor Lake Park
  • Nature Park
  • Jalagamparai Waterfalls
  • Telescope Observatory
  • Jalagandeeswarar Temple
  • Swamimalai Hills
  • Government Herbal Farm

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Best time to visit Yelagiri for honeymoon – Yelagiri is a hill station and thus, it enjoys cool and pleasant weather all around the year. Moderate climate pulls many honeymooners especially from November to February. To attend the Summer Festival visit in May.

How to reach Yelagiri – Fly to Bangalore International Airport and from there take a private cab to Yelagiri. If coming by train, get off at Jolarpettai Railway Station, located approx. 20 km from Yelagiri. Bus services are also available between Yelagiri and Vellore Bus Station.

8. Yercaud

Offering picturesque landscapes, Yercaud is a beautiful place where you can enjoy sweet conversations with your sweetheart in peace. Enjoy the breathtaking beauty and explore the fascinating places. Indulge in exciting activities or just laze around sipping hot coffee or tea. Calm and cozy is the ultimate vibe of this place, which makes it one of the best honeymoon spots in Tamil Nadu. Driving on the winding roads, witnessing the abundant wildlife, and soaking in the best views from viewpoints are some of the most romantic things to do in Yercaud.

Romantic Places to Visit in Yercaud –

  • Yercaud lake
  • Pagoda Point
  • Bears Cave
  • Loop Road
  • Silk Farm
  • Kiliyur Waterfall

Best time to visit Yercaud for a honeymoon – The months from October to June are the best to visit Yercaud for a honeymoon. During this time, the weather gets a bit chilly. Therefore, you are advised to carry warmer clothes. Plus, you will get relief from the heat and pollution of the city.

How to reach Yercaud – The nearest airport to Yercaud is Salem Airport and Salem Junction is the nearest railhead. You can hire buses, taxis, or cabs from outside the airport and railway station to reach Yercaud. Else, take a bus from Chennai, Salem, or Coimbatore that runs on a regular basis to Yercaud.

9. Hogenakkal

Another not-so-popular but mesmerizing place to visit in Tamil Nadu for a honeymoon is Hogenakkal. Tucked away from the hustle-bustle of the city, pollution, and crowds, Hogenakkal will provide you with a great time with your better half. There is not much to see except Hogenakkal waterfalls for which this palace is primarily known. This charming hill station is perfect to spend quality time and grow closer to your partner. Plus, oil massages, spa, meditation, waterfall visit, camping, temple tour, nature walks, and eating South Indian food are some of the top things to do here.

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Romantic Places to Visit in Hogenakkal –

  • Hogenakkal Falls
  • Mettur Dam
  • Melagiri Hills
  • Boating
  • Pennagaram Village
  • Theerthamalai Temple

Best time to visit Hogenakkal for honeymoon – Visit Hogenakkal between October and February to enjoy a cozy time in this beautiful hill station. Unwind near the waterfalls and enjoy temple visits. In summers, the temperature ranges from 24°C to 34°C with warm and sunny days. And the best thing you can do is take a dip in Hogenakkal Lake.

How to reach Hogenakkal – Kempegowda International Airport is the nearest airport, which is connected to major cities in India like Chennai, New Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, etc. You can take a train to Dharmapuri Railway Station and from there a bus or taxi to Hogenakkal.

10. Mahabalipuram

Mainly known for its glorious past and brilliant temples, Mahabalipuram can be visited for a honeymoon too. If you are into history or architecture, Mahabalipuram is among the best couple of tourist places in Tamil Nadu. Well-loved place by pilgrims, honeymooners can seek blessings for their newly married life here plus enjoy time sitting at the white sandy Mahabalipuram Beach, which is a prime attraction here. Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site Group of Monuments for a unique experience on your honeymoon.

Romantic Places to Visit in Mahabalipuram –

  • Shore Temple
  • Mahabalipuram Beach
  • Five Rathas
  • Arjuna’s Penance
  • Alamparai Fort
  • Sadras

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Best time to visit Mahabalipuram for honeymoon – Plan your honeymoon trip to Mahabalipuram in the winter season, October to March. The weather is pleasant with warm days and cold nights. You can enjoy romantic activities and explore the town. Avoid summer as the temperatures are extremely high and exhausting heat may ruin your honeymoon experience.

How to reach Mahabalipuram – You can either fly to Chennai airport or take a train to Egmore station in Chennai. From there, hire a taxi from outside or hop on a bus to reach Mahabalipuram. The city is also connected by a good network of roads to cities like Bangalore and Coimbatore.

Now that you have all the beautiful honeymoon places in Tamil Nadu, plan a romantic trip easily. Choose the destination as per your interests and spend special moments with your better half. Pack your bags and leave right away! For a more hassle-free experience, you can book Tamil Nadu honeymoon packages with us. Do not forget to share this blog with other potential honeymooners looking for a romantic trip to Tamil Nadu.

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Manmeet Kaur

A writer by profession and a storyteller by heart, Manmeet has a passion for exploring ancient forts and temples and has a soft corner for snowy places. Besides, she loves to travel, treat her taste buds to different cuisines, and binge-watch movies and series every now and then. She is an avid reader, which keeps her engaged and her fascination for new languages and cultures has encouraged her to pick up French as well!