Honeymoon trips are all about spending quality time with your loved ones in a different place and getting to know them more. This can be greatly achieved by taking road trips instead of planned or packaged honeymoon trips. While going on a planned honeymoon, you have to follow a printed itinerary, but on a honeymoon road trip, you can stop at any place on the way to admire scenic locations or even to grab a cup of chai with your loved one.
Taking turns while driving or helping each other change tires bring out the inner adventure freak in you and at the same time make you feel closer and attached with your spouse. If a honeymoon road trip is totally up your alley, start planning right away! You will have to freeze your dates, rent a car if you need one and most important of all, decide the route and the places that you would like to cover. Check out our top picks for the most interesting honeymoon road trips you can take:
If you want to find small bits of Europe in India, the perfect options are Pondicherry and Tranquebar. These places are known for the French and Danish settlements respectively and are sure to enthral you.
If you happen to be a nature lover, then the Madurai-Theni route, Gudalur roads leading upto Kerala, Chikmagalur, Mettupalayam and Coimbatore-Wayanad are especially for you.
In order to satisfy the wildlife enthusiast in you, Pollachi-Kerala, Masinagudi and the Western Ghats along Bengaluru are sure to make you go “Wow”.
If you and your significant other are feeling more adventurous, then you can take up the mother of all road trips which is Leh and Ladakh. Delhi-Hrishikesh-Haridwar also deserves a special mention.
Goa is not only for the party freaks. In fact, the smallest state of India is known for breathtaking sceneries that reflect the Portuguese culture. Drive along the beaches to revel in history.
North-East states are known for their rich and monumental heritage. Traveling here on road from Kolkata is a feasible option to those who want to explore more of India.
Though traveling along the hills can be quite a daunting task, some places in North India like Mussoorie, Darjeeling and Shimla can be fully enjoyed by trailing along the hairpin bends.
If you are one of those couples who like to experience new adventures, ditch the conventional honeymooning trends and get on the road. Grab your keys and your loved one’s hand to traverse along these beautiful and breathtaking trails!