Kerala is the hub of romantic destinations adorned with natural charms. Be it, hill stations, backwaters, beaches or hamlets, you can find everything to kindle your romance in Kerala. Located in the Idduki district of Kerala, Munnar is a quaint hill station.
The nature allures lovers and newlyweds from far and near to this enchanting destination. If you want to make your honeymoon trip lovely, pacifying and romantic then, buy a Munnar tour package for your honeymoon.
Aromatic tea plantations, dense forests, picturesque hill ranges, rich wildlife and blooming valleys add a distinct flavour into honeymoon trips. Munnar holds innumerable reasons that lure couples to choose it over other honeymoon destinations of India.
Let’s know them before you take any decision about your honeymoon! Here are the top places which become the reason of making Munnar a honeymoon perfect destination.
1.Verdant Tea Gardens:
Tea gardens are like the soul of Munnar. This hill station is mainly popular for its verdant tea gardens producing fresh tea. The lush green tea bushes beautify the hills and make them idle for romantic escapades. You can enjoy the view or try out other activities that can help in igniting your mutual affection.
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Go for a morning walk with your soul mate in the vast tea plantation. The slight rays of sun along with fresh breeze and melody of chirping birds will make the place ethereal for you. And the presence of your partner in such a scenario will be a true bliss!
2. Top Station and Echo Point:
Any honeymoon trip will be incomplete without some fun and adventure. After all, you can express your love in various ways! Top Station and Echo Point are meant for you if you also agree with this. Perched at the height of 1,880 metres, Top Station is best for enjoying the bird eye views of Munnar. Convey your emotions while savouring the vistas of panoramic Western Ghat and Theni.
Have you seen the movies in which couples scream love vows, and it echoes back in verdant valleys? Isn’t it sounds too romantic? Well, try it out at the Echo Point of Munnar and tell us how it feels. Couples come here to proclaim their love by shouting out their feelings amidst elevated cliffs and mountains. This place is one of the reasons why couples buy Munnar tour packages for honeymoon trip.
3. Kundala Lake:
A beautiful lake with a small arch-shaped dam surrounded by mighty mountain ranges is the favourite spot of couples. Yes, we are talking about KundalaLake which is situated just 20 km away from Munnar town. Try out the famous Shikara ride in the mesmerising lake to fuel up your chemistry.
Apart from it, this lake is also famous for Neelakurinji Bloom. Neelakurinji is a special flower species which bloom here once only in 12 years and transform this place into a blue paradise! You would be so lucky if you can witness that sight! In case you are not visiting in that year then, don’t get disheartened. You can still view the cherry blossoms with your life partner here.
4. Marayoor Sandalwood Forest:
You must have dreamt of lying next to your partner and staring at the sky in some lush green forest. Well, you can live that dream in Munnar. The Marayoor Forest is a natural treasure hidden in Munnar. This colossal rock shelter is perched 1500 metres above the sea level. It is a popular spot for couples who want to spend some peaceful moments away from the civilization.
All you can hear is the distant assonance of birds, animals and waterfalls! The fragrance of sandal will purify your soul and elate your mood. You can spot rock carvings and ancient paintings here. Play hide and seek in the dense sandalwood plantation or sit to have a heart to heart conversation. No matter what you will do, this is going to be the unforgettable time of your life.
5. Eravikulam National Park:
Sometimes spotting rare species of flora and fauna together can also be a romantic experience. Well, you would believe it more after visiting the Eravikulam National Park with your better half. The national park is spread in an area of 97 sq. km on the crest of Western Ghats.
Witness the highest peak of Kerala – Anamudi, from here or stroll in the evergreen tropical and sub-tropical vegetation of the national park. Capture the animals like NilgiriTahr, Lion Tail Macau and Sambar Deer. (Only on your camera!) Places like this can help in forming an unbreakable bond between you two.
6. Romantic Resorts with Breath-taking Views:
Your honeymoon would be more exciting when you will get plenty of romantic stays option. Munnar has an abundance of luxurious resorts to cater to the need of honeymooners. These resorts offer beautiful views of gardens, grassy hills and tea and coffee plantations. Some of the main resorts which can enhance your experience are Windermere Estate, Blackberry Hills Retreat Spa, Aranyaka Resorts and Birds Valley Resort.
In addition to this, you can also go for dinner dates in the multi-cuisine eateries like Mayabazaar, Fire Grill Riverside Barbeque Restaurant, Rochas Restaurant, and Lake View Restaurant. These romantic resorts and dining places will make your evening magical like a fairy tale love story!
8. Tree House Stays:
Staying in a beautiful tree house amidst natural beauty is totally romantic. Not every couple get such a chance! But, you can enjoy it in Munnar. The tree houses in Kerala are known as ‘Erumadam’. They were earlier used by tribal people of the area but, now tourists come here for unique stays.
You can find many tree house resorts near the lakes, waterfalls and nested into deep forests of Munnar. The views from this tiny abode will cast a magical spell on your love story!
Now, get ready for a super awesome honeymoon trip in Munnar. We bet you will thank us for this experience after your trip!
Aditya Khanna is an avid traveller, explorer and love to drive. Adventure travel and going to new places that respect and gives back to local culture and environment is his top priority.