Top 5 Honeymoon Destinations in Kerala

Post wedding a beautiful beginning with your spouse sets the right tone for your married life. Honeymoon happens to be one of the most memorable experiences in life of any person.  Choosing the right destination is one of the most imperative things to do when it comes to honeymoon in India.

Blessed as it is with confounding geographical and cultural diversity, choosing destinations for honeymoon in India could really become a tedious task. if you leave the hills up North, “God’s own Country” Kerala, with its beaches, backwaters, Ayurveda, hills and natural splendor is one of the best places to go for honeymoon in India.

Vote one of the “50 Places to Visit in a Lifetime” by National Geographic Traveller, Kerala is one of the best places for honeymoon in India. Set sail into the sunset amidst the gentle lapping of water and palm-fringed lagoons and canals or smell the sweet aroma of tea and spice plantation for once in a lifetime romantic experience in Kerala with escape to the 5 best destination for honeymoon in Kerala.

Without further ado, we bring to you the list of top 5 :


Best Places for Honeymoon in Alleppey

Alleppey Houseboat

Without a shadow of doubt, Alleppey is one of the top honeymoon destinations in Kerala. It is also the most popular backwater destinations especially so if you set sail from Kollam for the longest houseboat ride through the palm-fringed backwaters. The ride offers scenic views of the intertwined backwaters, lagoons and canals; gaining the name “Venice of the East”.

It is such a pleasant and comforting experience to cruise along the backwaters of Alleppey, on one of the houseboats. The waterways are fringed with long palm trees and local villages, even the food served in the region are fresh and delicious. Alleppey is a perfect place for couples who seek desire a cheerful and relaxing honeymoon.

Location: Central Travancore, Alappuzha District, Kerala.

Things to do in Alleppey:

  • Alleppey Beach,
  • Mullakkal Bhagavathy Temple,
  • Mannarasala Temple
  • Alappuzha CSI Christ Church

[ Check-out this Kerala Honeymoon Tour Package ]


Munnar Honeymoon Tour

Munnar Hill Station

Munnar, a stunning hill station, with never ending stretches of tea plantations, spotless valleys and the mountains is yet another top honeymoon destination in Kerala. One of the top hill stations in South India, Munnar is dotted with numerous waterfalls, tea & spice plantations and exotic flora and fauna.

Moreover the scenic view it offers is breathtaking. This verdant hill station is simply a haven of tranquility. With activities like nature walks, moderate hiking, sightseeing and tea tours, Munnar is one of the ideal places to include in your honeymoon tour itinerary in Kerala. Munnar is also considered one of the top hill stations for summer holidays in India.

Location: Idukki District, Kerala.

Things to do in Munnar:

  • Kunchithanny
  • Mattupetty Dam
  • Bison Valley
  • Rajakad

[Check out Munnar Tour Packages]


Honeymoon in Wayanad, Kerala

Chembra Peak, Wayanad

Wayanad is a hilly region located on the southern Deccan Plateau, it has a very rare and natural appeal about it. The place is beautifully covered with lush green forests, scenic valleys and calm lakes.

Couples who want to try out a bit of adventure can easily get ways to explore the place, or can visit the local villages in Wayanad to learn about their culture and lifestyle. You can spend time at leisure with your partner in the comfort of the resort and at the along with visiting the various attractions in the place.

Location: Kalpetta District, Kerala.

Things to do in Wayanad:

  • Chembra Peak
  • Neelimala
  • Meenmutty Waterfalls
  • Chethalayam

[Check out Wayanad Tour Packages]


Kumarakom Honeymoon

Kumarakom Backwaters

Kumarakom is a famous backwater destination in Kerala, it is made more well known because of the Bird Sanctuary it has along the waterways. Cruising through Kumarakom is a different experience altogether; you get to enjoy the serenity of the ride along with the view of green fringing trees, the Vembanad Lake and colorful exotic birds. The sanctuary is home to numerous migratory birds and exotic plants too. Kumarakom is very well kept and surrounded by beautiful and comfortable resorts. Honeymoon couples visiting this place will be under fine services and hospitality.

Location: Kottayam District, Kerala.

Things to do in Kumarakom:

  • Ettumanoor Mahadeva Temple
  • Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary
  • Aruvikkuzhi waterfall

[ Check-out the list of Kumarakom Tour Pacakges ]


Vagagamon Honeymoon Tour

Vagamon Hills

Vagamon is another hilly site, which is ideal for a honeymoon trip. The greenery of the place is impeccable; with grassy hills, the tea estates and the meadows. The three hills join to make this beautiful hill station of Vagamon – Thangal Hill, Murugan Hill and Kurisumala.

The couples can embark on a journey of tranquility and relaxation in this place. You can even indulge in adventurous activities like hiking, Paragliding, rock climbing, boating and more for an adventurous honeymoon experience.

Location: Idukki District, Kerala

Things to do in Vagamon:

  • Vagamon Falls and Lake
  • Muruganmala
  • Thangal Para

Also check out top 5 romantic places to visit in India in summer.

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Nitisha Subba

Nitisha Subba is a travel writer, who love sharing facts about the places she has visited. She is independent and travelling is always on her mind.She writes because she wants you to Experience places through her eyes.

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2 Responses

  1. jose says:

    Great pictures, applause for you!!! Good Blog! Keep it up, good to know about Kerala from here.

  2. Rakesh says:

    Article is very informative about various Kerala Places. Moreover things to do is very informative.

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