India offers many romantic getaways that remain unexplored in monsoons. Once visited they come across as heaven on earth! We present 5 such monsoon getaways to our readers.
Monsoon season means sheer romance!
It means sharing umbrellas, hot steaming cups of tea and getting wet in the rain with your beloved.
And if a romantic destination is added to all the other existing ingredients, an intoxicating concoction of love and romance is ready to sip.
There are some amazing destinations that come alive during the rainy season. It is the perfect weather to team up with your partner and take the most romantic holiday of your life. We have come up with five such destinations that will rekindle the same old mushy feeling inside you and your beloved!
Munnar, a popular destination in Kerala, is a sight to behold during the monsoon season. It is a picturesque hill station that has green literally everywhere. When it rains, the surroundings turn lush green and there is silvery mist all around. The weather is at its best during this time for taking those long walks with your partner. Drive up to Kolukkumalai Tea Estate, the world’s highest tea plantation, for a breathtakingly beautiful photo shoot!
Most people think that there is no point in going to Goa during the monsoons as most beaches are not open to the public. But not many know that with the great ocean on one side and the beautiful ghats on the other, Goa looks like paradise during the rainy season. Add to that, you will get all the privacy you want with your partner and the misty mornings will definitely make you fall in love with your beloved all over again!
The hills are a lovely place to be during the monsoon season. Uttaranchal, a beautiful state in the Himalayan region, turns into a gorgeous destination attracting thousands of tourists every year during this time. There is a slight chill in the air that is perfect for a cup of hot tea and some pakodas. Snuggle under a blanket together in the night for a warm night. Visit the Valley of Flowers that looks like a colorful carpet between the hills. The mystic aroma and the foggy surroundings will definitely make you all mushy!
This is one place that is going to take your breath away. Meghalaya has some of the wettest places in the world and the monsoon season is just perfect to visit the beautiful Khasi and Jaintia Hills for a unique experience. Shillong and Cherrapunji are a must visit for their stunning landscape. The diverse flora and fauna of this state is mesmerizing.
Shoja, Himachal Pradesh
Relatively unknown and therefore very quiet, Shoja is just 69 kilometers from Kullu in Himachal Pradesh. Chase away the monsoon blues with your beloved here and soak yourself in the thick wooded mountainside, the snow-clad Himalayas and emerald forests. There is nothing more romantic than taking a walk through the forests and meadows just after a fresh drizzle.
So what are you waiting for? Pack your bags and indulge in a love-soaked holiday!