10 best destinations to celebrate Valentine’s Day in India
From scenic mountain towns and relaxing getaways to tropical beach destinations and cultural adventures, India offers a diverse range of destinations and experiences. This Valentine’s Day, let’s explore some of the most romantic spots in the country perfect for creating memories to last a lifetime.
1) Udaipur, Rajasthan
The ‘City of Lakes’ with its stunning palaces and temples is one of the most coveted romantic destinations in the entire country. Celebrate the special day in Udaipur with a boat ride and a candlelit dinner at a rooftop restaurant.
2. Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Serene ambiance, stunning scenery, remote beaches, gorgeous sunsets, and ample chances for adventure turn this popular tourist destination into a romantic Valentine’s Day vacation spot.
3. Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
The ‘Queen of Hills’ is known for its scenic views, colonial architecture, and cool mountain breeze. Hop onto a memorable February 14 tour with a scenic drive, romantic picnic, and cozy dinner by the fireplace. Couples seeking a more active celebration can opt for adventure sports, such as skiing and trekking, as well.
4) Alleppey, Kerala
Alleppey, with its serene backwaters, charming houseboats, and tranquil beaches, is rightfully called the ‘Venice of the East’.
5) Srinagar, Jammu, and Kashmir
Srinagar, with its lush gardens, picturesque lakes, snow-clad mountains, scenic shikara rides, serene houseboats, and cozy fireside dinners, is no less than a heaven on Earth.
With a breathtaking blend of scenic beaches, peaceful backwaters, cultural attractions, and vibrant nightlife, Goa is perfect for couples seeking a pleasant trip and/or an energetic celebration.
7) Agra, Uttar Pradesh
When it comes to unique and memorable experiences, Agra never disappoints. Home to the famous Taj Mahal, this place is full of breathtaking architecture, cultural heritage, and charming sunsets.
8) Mussoorie, Uttarakhand
It’s one of India’s ‘loveliest’ hill stations. Mussoorie lets every couple explore nature, sit for long hours at the coffee shops, have a leisurely stroll, and unwind with their love for each other.
9) Minicoy, Lakshadweep
This exotic destination in the southern part of Lakshadweep offers white sands, turquoise blue water, colourful reefs, and much-needed privacy.
10) Darjeeling, West Bengal
Darjeeling has it all necessary for a magical experience – breathtaking views, bustling markets, tea gardens, and toy trains!