Pre-wedding photo-shoot destinations in India

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The latest trend in the wedding industry is the pre-wedding shoot. Photographers in the sector have started experimenting with different locations for a pre-wedding shoot, which is considered a good bonding session to start celebrations for a wedding. India is blessed with varied terrains, from hills to beaches, so you can choose any place to mark the beginning of your new married life.

We have prepared a list of seven destinations known for their scenic beauty, therefore, considered to be ideal for a pre-wedding photo shoot.

Royal shoot in Udaipur

Shoot your special day in Udaipur which is famous for its palaces. The Rajputana history-soaked walls of the palaces will give a royal touch to each of your photos. With the Aravalli Range as the backdrop, there is no dearth of photographic spots in Udaipur. When shooting in palaces, a photographer can get access to some exclusive props like vintage cars and horse carriages. People who are old school would love Udaipur because all its palaces have a majestic old world charm.

Top things to see and do: Best locations to shoot in Udaipur are; Oberai Udayvilas, Fateh Prakash Palace, the Taj Lake Palace and the Leela Palace

Flight cost: Round-trip fares from Delhi for the month of October start from ₹7,432 onwards. Book in advance to get better prices.

Daily budget: For budget travellers, the daily average expenditure would be ₹546 and for luxury travellers, the daily average expenditure would be ₹3,006.

Best time to visit: The best months to visit Udaipur for a pre-wedding photo shoot are the winter months from September to February. This is the time when Udaipur is at its best in terms of weather. In Udaipur, the temperature soars up in summer and it can get real hot, thus making photography difficult in sunlight.

Where to stay: There are various accommodation options for couples in Udaipur. Budget travellers can stay at Meenakshi hotel and luxury travellers can opt to stay at Ajit Bhawan.

Beach shoot in Goa

Shoots on the beach have always been a photographer’s favourite. The natural light, beautiful sunrises and sunsets, wind, waves, and unpredictable sky make a beach photo shoot special. Nevertheless, when it comes to Goa, it is not only the beaches. The Portuguese influenced architecture, churches and old forts definitely add to the charm. A photographer can create magic with so many options at hand. Also, remember to take your squad to the beach for some fun pictures. Goa is a good option for the people who want to give a tropical feel to their pictures.

Top things to see and do: Best locations to shoot in Goa are; Vagator Beach, Colomb Beach, Dudhsagar Waterfall, South Beach Anjuna, Chapora Fort and Se Cathedral Church.

Flight cost: Round-trip fares from Delhi for the month of October start from ₹10,000 onwards. Book in advance to get better prices.

Daily budget: For budget travellers, the daily average expenditure would be ₹546 and for luxury travellers, the daily average expenditure would be ₹3,000.

Best time to visit: The best months to visit Goa for a pre-wedding photo shoot are the months from November to February. This is the time when Goa's weather is perfect for a photo shoot. it is not possible to shoot in the scorching heat of summers in Goa. Unlike the winters in other part of the country, winters here are pleasant.

Where to stay: There are various options of accommodation for couples in Goa. Budget travellers can stay at Anjuna Pebbles Guest House and luxury travellers can opt to stay at The Leela Goa.

Bollywood shoot in Leh and Ladakh

Get your pre-wedding shoot pictures clicked in full Bollywood style. A picture amidst the enchanting beauty of a lake surrounded by majestic mountains is just what you are looking for. Maybe add a punch of colour in the pictures with prayer flags that are almost everywhere in the region. For all those seeking an adventure trip, here is a chance for you. This is a once in a lifetime experience. Create your own love story in Ladakh through the lens which will be a memory that you can revisit anytime.

Top things to see and do: Best locations to shoot in Ladakh are Khardungla, the cold desert of Nubra, Pangong Tso Lake.

Flight cost: Round-trip fares from Delhi start from ₹16,000 onwards for the month of August. Book in advance to get a better price.

Daily Budget: For budget travellers, the daily average expenditure would be ₹1000 and for luxury traveller, the daily average expenditure would be ₹5,000

Best time to visit: The best months to visit Leh and Ladakh for a pre-wedding photo shoot are the months from May to September. Temperatures in Leh and Ladakh can fall below -20 degrees in the winter season. Therefore, summer months are considered to be the best time to travel here.

Where to stay: There are various options of accommodation for couples in Leh and Ladakh. Budget travellers can stay at Hotel Lingzi and luxury travellers can opt to stay at Ladakh Sarai Resort.

Unique shoot in Kutch

The white desert as they call it is a unique location to get your pre-wedding shoots to get going. Opened only during the Rann Utsav season, the splendid landscape of this place is a treat for your eyes. With no dearth of natural light and salt marshes, the location is considered to be a plain canvas for many photographers. They can creatively use the place; use camels or camel carts, bikes or colourful mirror work props. Though it can be a real challenge to shoot on salt marshes, you will definitely be happy with the end product.

Top things to see and do: Best locations to shoot in Kutch are; Rann of Kutch, The tent city, Sunrise point, Kala Dungar

Flight cost: Round-trip fares from Delhi start from ₹15,000 onwards for the month of January. Book in advance to get a better price.

Daily Budget: For budget travellers, the daily average expenditure would be ₹706 and for luxury traveller, the daily average expenditure would be ₹3,109

Best time to visit: The best months to visit Kutch for a pre-wedding photo shoot are the months from November to February. These are the only months when the Rann of Kutch is open to public.

Where to stay: The tent city is the only accommodation near the Rann. Both Budget travellers and Luxury travellers can choose their tents according to their preferences. Apart from that, one can also choose to stay a little away from the Rann. Budget travellers can opt for Kutch Safari Lodge and Luxury travellers can book their stay at Regenta Resort Bhuj.

Fairytale shoot in Agra

What better place to shoot your pre-wedding moments than at the Seventh Wonder of the World. Get your precious moments clicked in front of Taj Mahal which is a symbol of love itself. The majestic white marvel in daylight or on a full-moon night will give you some stunning pictures that you can go back to anytime. The green lawns in front of the white marble, just add life to every picture that is clicked there. Apart from the famous Taj Mahal, photographers can also try other places in Agra.

Top things to see and do: Best locations to shoot in Agra are; Agra Fort, Akbar’s tomb, Fatehpur Sikri and Taj Mahal

Flight cost: Round-trip fares from Delhi start from ₹2,000 onwards for the month of November. Book in advance to get a better price.

Daily Budget: For budget travellers, the daily average expenditure would be ₹800 and for luxury traveller, the daily average expenditure would be ₹5,000

Best time to visit: The best months to visit Agra for a pre-wedding photo shoot are the months from October to February. Summer and monsoon are not the best time for a photo-shoot. Agra has a pleasant weather during the winter season which makes shooting in daylight much comfortable.

Where to stay: There are various options of accommodation for couples in Agra. Budget travellers can stay at Hotel Taj Resorts and luxury travellers can opt to stay at ITC Mughal.

Heritage monument shoot in Delhi

Delhi is full of incredible locations for a pre-wedding photo shoot. With a number of architectural marvels like the Humayun’s tomb, Hauz Khas Fort and Agrasen ki Baoli, Delhi is a delight for any photographer. It is a perfect mix of old and new. For couples who want to shoot at historical locations and do not want to travel far from cities, Delhi is the best option. Take a journey into the historical heritage of Delhi while beginning a new chapter in your life.

Top things to see and do: Best locations to shoot in Delhi are; Hauz Khas Village, Lodi Gardens, Lodhi Estate, Humayun’s Tomb, Jama Masjid, Agrasen ki Baoli, Connaught Place and the Rail Museum in Chanakyapuri.

Flight cost: Round-trip fares from Mumbai start from ₹5,000 onwards for the month of January. Book in advance to get a better price.

Daily Budget: For budget travellers, the daily average expenditure would be ₹900 and for luxury traveller, the daily average expenditure would be ₹7,000

Best time to visit: The best months to visit Delhi for a pre-wedding photo shoot are October and November. These are the months when a photo-shoot is possible in Delhi. Generally, this is the time when winter arrives in the state and the weather is not at one of its extreme. February and March are also a good option, because they are the post winter months.

Where to stay: There are various options of accommodation for couples in Agra. Budget travellers can stay at The Lazy Patio Homestay and luxury travellers can opt to stay at Taj Palace.

Hills shoot in Nainital

Nanital, the hill station of Uttarakhand that has had attracted tourists since decades is now attracting young couples for their pre-wedding shoot. Couples now are choosing to escape the hustle-bustle of cities and get their stories shoot in a peaceful place. What better place than Nainital? The pleasant weather of the hill station makes the shoot much easier. Dotted with lakes, waterfalls and lush green forests, Nainital is a place where you can create cherishable memories for yourself .

Top things to see and do: Best locations to shoot in Nainital are; Naini Peak, Nainital Lake, Tiffin Top and Sattal.

Flight cost: Round-trip fares from Delhi starts from ₹2,600 onwards for the month of June. Book in advance to get a better price.

Daily Budget: For budget travellers, the daily average expenditure would be ₹900 and for luxury traveller, the daily average expenditure would be ₹7,000

Best time to visit: The best months to visit Nainital for a pre-wedding photo shoot are the months from March to June. The hill station has a pleasant weather during the summers. Shooting in winter can be difficult in Nainital.

Where to stay: There are various options of accommodation for couples in Nainital. Budget travellers can stay at Treebo Lakeside Inn and luxury travellers can opt to stay at Vikram Vintage Inn.

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