So, you are planning your Big Fat Indian Wedding and want to follow up with an equally special honeymoon. To fully enjoy these moments of pure romance, Dot Com Women India brings to you the best international Honeymoon Destinations to travel to, from India. From classic honeymoon destinations to new and unique vacation spots, take your pick to plan a memorable honeymoon.
1 – The Maldives
Located 451 kilometers south of India, the Maldives are among the undisputed paradisiacal places for honeymoons. A romantic stroll over kilometers of beautiful beaches where you can swim in the warm waters in peace. You will discover a wealth of aquatic unusual highlighted with nautical and aquatic activities. Maldives is a heavenly place where one can bask in the sun, drink cocktails and discover the most crazy seabed. A truly magical and romantic place in Maldives is the island of Vaadhoo whose spectacular beaches are illuminated at night with phosphorescent phytoplankton!
Best time to visit: November to April
2 – Seychelles
This is one of the most popular honeymoon destinations with newly wedded Indian couples. Located off the coast of East Africa, couples seeking the exotic escape will be seduced by this idyllic archipelago. Do not miss visiting Praslin, the Garden of Eden and the charming island of La Digue where bicycles are the main mode of transport.
Best time to visit: November to April
3 – Mauritius
Mauritius is the idyllic location for a romantic honeymoon. Spend beautiful days sunbathing on white sand beaches and finish your day with a sunset. Fall asleep in the quiet with the sound of waves flowing gently on the shore. Mauritius is also very rich culturally. From Buddhist monasteries, Catholic Churches to Hindu temples, all religions are represented.
Best time to visit: May to December
4 – Bali, Indonesia
You can never have enough of Bali! Located on the island of Java in Indonesia, the magnificent scenery, luxury hotels and unique culture make it a dream destination for Indian honeymooners. If your better half and you appreciate exotic and spiritualism, then this honeymoon in Bali will be an opportunity to relax and to be closer than ever to the tropical nature. Some must-do activities in Bali are climbing a volcano, getting introduced to surfing and trekking amidst the rice fields. You will certainly not be bored!
Best time to visit: May, June & July
5 – Guadeloupe Islands
Dreaming of a Caribbean honeymoon? The Guadeloupe Islands have many treasures such as historical museums and florals, white sandy beaches, clear sea, a mountain and green valleys. And you will be surprised to find a whole lot of Indians and our traditions there! The Caribbean culture, based on African and Amerindian traditions, will charm you. The islands are famous for the numerous coves and beaches.
Best time to visit: December to May
6 – Venice, Italy
When talking about romance, how can we leave out Venice? It is one of the most romantic cities in Europe and brings to our minds the romantic musical notes of ‘Do Lafzon Ki Hai, Dil Ki Kahaani….’. Famous for its canals and Doge’s Palace, this city is popular for unforgettable romantic moments. Stroll hand in hand in the pedestrian streets, admire the architecture, enjoy the famous gondola rides …
Best time to visit: September to November
7 – New Zealand
For honeymooners who want a 360 degree adventure, New Zealand will take your breath away. Fly by helicopters over vast glaciers, swim in the hot springs, stroll on the horseback. And the breathtaking scenery and lush wineries will make sure your honeymoon does not lack in romance. No wonder Peter Jackson chose to turn his saga “The Lord of the Rings” in this incredible country. Foggy lakes, pine trees – lovers of the saga will delight in the amazing views of New Zealand.A unique and unforgettable experience to enjoy with your better half!
Best time to visit: February to May
8 – Brazil
One of the top destinations of the moment remains primarily Brazil. Immerse yourself in the festive and warm atmosphere of this country with your partner. You will be charmed by the sunset over the Atlantic, candlelit dinners or trips to the Amazon rainforest. Your honeymoon in Brazil promises to be as romantic as exotic! Combining comfort and adventure, thrills and good life, a honeymoon in Brazil will be primarily an opportunity to discover everything the beautiful country has to offer.
Best time to visit: April to June, and August to October
Who said that Vietnam could not be a dream destination for a honeymoon? Certainly not us! Vietnam offers impressive landscapes and for lovers of hiking, long and scenic walks. Cassava fields, sugar cane and rice fields are a picturesque treat for honeymooners looking for a change of air. Break out the bicycles!
Best time to visit: February to April and August to October
10. Santorini, Greece
The Greek island of Santorini is located in the Aegean Sea and is recognizable by its white houses and blue dome roofs. You will instantly recognize the beautiful scenes from the song ‘Meherbaan’ from ‘Bang Bang’. And your itinerary won’t be much different from that of Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif in the song – romantic walks in the white alleys, lazying by the water and tasting classic Greek dishes.
Best time to visit: Late April to Early November
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