Haven’t decided where to go for your honeymoon yet? If you are honeymooning in India, there is no better place than to escape into the flawless natural beauty of Munnar. It is one of the best honeymoon destinations in India which keeps attracting nomadic couples throughout the year. The blankets of emerald-green tea plantations, cascading waterfalls and veils of clouds clinging to the mountain tops exhibit nature at its best. It offers that much-needed seclusion newly-married couples often look forward to after tying the knot.
If you have been to Munnar and not seen the tea gardens, you’ve missed a lot. Walking or driving along the whirling roads sheathed in fog and mist amidst these tea plantations can make your romance even more profound. Munnar is home to more than 50 tea-plantations and almost the whole town is engulfed in a sea of hundreds of shades of green.
Every place in Munnar is serene and beautiful. Mattupetty Dam is one of the most idyllic places to visit if you like to spend time by the lake side while enjoying the local snacks with your spouse. If you are lucky enough, you might spot a few elephants that come to this reservoir to drink water. Don’t forget to visit KDHP’s Nullatanni estate which is one of the most scenic and beautiful tea gardens in Munnar. The most interesting thing about this tea garden is that you can learn about the entire process of tea making. Such experiences are always enhanced when you are with your special someone.
When in Munnar, you cannot miss out on Anamudi Peak, which is also known as the second highest peak in India. This is the place where you can completely break away from the crowds and have your heads in the clouds. The panoramic view and the cool breeze are sure to delight the aura around you. You can also spot some domestic goats grazing on the mountains. If either of you is a camera lover, get ready to click some amazing pictures, which will remind you of the wonderful time you have spent in Munnar.
Once you have seen the magnificent tea gardens, head to one of the most frequented places in the town, Echo Point – which is 15 km from Munnar. You can scream together at the highest pitch of your voice and enjoy the natural echo phenomena. Unleash your adventurous side and set off to trek up the foggy mountains here.
Munnar is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful places in Kerala, and the Kerala tourism has a lot to offer to romantic couples. And that’s not all! Along with sightseeing and trekking, you can also indulge in various adventurous sports like paragliding, river rafting as well as bamboo rafting.
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