The gala day for the lovers, Valentine’s Day is here, and people from different parts of the world must be looking for ideal holiday destinations to celebrate love with their partner on this special day. India, the country of religions and communities is home to several romantic destinations that offer exciting experiences for couples to relive the unique bond they share.
Here are some of the handpicked holiday destinations you can consider to celebrate Valentine’s Day this year:
The summer capital and one of the most astonishing holiday spots in India, Sri Nagar has always been a much-preferred holiday destination among couples. It is located in the state of Jammu and Kashmir drawing attention with its beautiful collection of lakes, gardens, valleys and many other natural attractions. You can make the most of this beautiful day walking along tulip garden with your partner or enjoying shikhara outing in Dal Lake which is one top experience to indulge in Sri Nagar.
Surrounded by the mesmerising Aravalli Hills in all directions, Udaipur has a beauty that knows no bounds. It is also called the “City of Lakes” and “White City”, and is thus, a royal, dream destination for romance seekers. If you and your partner happen to be architecture and nature lovers, you have endless options to explore here including City Palace, Lake Pichola, Monsoon Palace, Fateh Sagar Lake and more. Those who would like to have a peek into richness of the city can attend various traditional festivals celebrated here. Besides, camel riding and boating in various lakes are other interesting things the city offers.
What could be a better place to plunge into the beauty of nature on Valentine’s Day than God’s Own Country – Kerala? Alleppey, also called Alappuzha, is a breathtaking holiday destination in Kerala renowned for its rejuvenating Ayurvedic resorts and interlinking, palm-fringed canals called backwaters. While there are many beautiful attractions to discover, the backwaters have a unique charm and prove to be just perfect spots for romantic excursions. You can also spend a relaxing day with your partner delighting in the famous Ayurvedic massage. The city has also earned the title of “Venice of the East”.
There is no doubt that Goa is one top holiday destination in India for beach bums and party lovers, and thus, the state sees a number of couples in the month of February celebrating Valentine’s Day. With endless options for water sports, beach parties and romantic dinner, Goa proves to be a perfect escape for the couples looking to relive the passion. Architecture enthusiasts would love to discover Portuguese architecture at various old, picturesque forts.
Renowned for the most amazing epitome of romance – the Taj Mahal, Agra also has a place in the list of romantic holiday destinations in India. One of the finest Mughal era monuments, Taj Mahal has a breathtaking architecture that appeals to one and all. It is known as the “Symbol of Love” and a number of couples are spotted here on Valentine’s Day every year. Besides the Taj Mahal’s beauty, one can indulge in delectable street food here and can discover some other magnificent historical monuments in the vicinity.