Kerala is a prime choice for a newlywed couple’s honeymoon. Kerala has many places, which are crammed with mesmerizing scenic beauty and serenity and that is why this place is liked by honeymoon couples.
In the following post, we are mentioning the top seven honeymoon destinations in Kerala:
Munnar is a reputed and applauded hill station in Kerala. Situated at an elevation of 1600 m, this is an ideal place for a honeymoon couple who wants to make their honeymoon memorable and colorful. This place is adorned with many tea and coffee plantations. In Munnar, you can also visit places like TATA tea museum, rose garden, Kundala lake, Attukal waterfalls, Eravikulam National Park, etc.
Alleppey is another popular honeymoon destination in Kerala. Known as the “Venice of the East”, Alleppey is famous for its celestial beauty and houseboats. The Alleppey houseboat cruise will take you across a thread of beautiful memories of your honeymoon date that will never sink into oblivion. You can choose according to your preference, as there are a variety of houseboats ranging from ones offering a single bedroom to those with ten bedrooms, as well as air-conditioned or non-air-conditioned houseboats. Day cruises operate from 9 a.m to 6 p.m and the check-in time for a night cruise is 12 a.m with the check-out time 9 a.m in the next morning. Many tour operators offer lucrative Alleppey houseboat packages to the honeymoon couples.
Kovalam is also quite popular among honeymoon couples, as this place has many things to offer them. There are three crescent-shaped beaches in Kovalam and they are the Lighthouse, Hawah, and Samurda. The Lighthouse Beach is the biggest beach amongst the three. The popular and exhilarating water sports activities, which you can enjoy during your honeymoon trip are skiing, swimming, surfing, and kayaking.
Bekal is a less crowded place in Kerala and thus, you can choose it for your honeymoon trip. Here, you will certainly get astonished by clean water, sand, and a panoramic view of the Bekal Fort. Bekal is in the top three honeymoon places in South India and is very much liked by the honeymoon couples who want to spend some quality time along with exotic beauty and serenity. Ananthapura Temple, Valiyaparamba Backwaters, Bekal Beach, Mallikarjuna Temple, Chandragiri Fort, Kappil Beach, Nileswaram, Bekal Hole Aqua Park, and Pallikere Beach are some places that you cannot miss here.
Kumarakom is another tranquil place in Kerala, which can allure the honeymoon couples with its scenic beauty and pleasant weather. Situated near Vembanad Lake, this place can truly mesmerize you. Kumarakom houseboat stay offers you to spend time with nature and enjoy the scenic beauty. Apart from Alleppey, if you want to enjoy the houseboat ride, then Kumarakom would be your ideal place. Popular places around Kumarakom are Kumarakom backwater, Aruvikkuzhi waterfall, Juma Masjid, Thirunakkara Mahadeva Temple, Vembanad Lake, Bay Island Driftwood Museum, Valiyapally, Cheriyapally, and Kumarakom Beach.
6. Athirappilly Waterfalls
This honeymoon place is the hidden gem of Kerala. Athirappilly waterfalls is known as the “Niagra of India” and is certainly the best waterfalls of India. Located at the Chalakudy River and the total height of the waterfall is 82 feet. Apart from the waterfall, this place is also famous for its wildlife. You can find many animals like the Asiatic elephant, Sambar deer, leopard, bison, and lion-tailed macaque. This place is also favorite for the directors of the Malayalam and Bollywood movies. Popular Hindi movies such as Dil Se, Guru, and Raavan are filmed on this place.
7. Poovar Island
This is a breathtakingly beautiful island which is crammed with river, lake, sea, and beach. This place is truly a natural wonder and an amazing honeymoon destination in Kerala. The floating cottages in Poovar will give you an awesome experience, where you keep moving as boats come to the boat jetty. These cottages are ideal for the honeymoon couples, as they situated far away from the busy and bustle city life.
These are the top seven honeymoon destination in Kerala which will give you some incredible and vivacious experiences on your honeymoon trip. Many tour operators offer Kerala tour packages to the couples where all these places are included.