Few familiar names of places invariably crop up when marriage of a couple is over and destinations for honeymoon become topic of discussion. Couples would often look for space to themselves surrounded by opulence of nature, comforts, and solitude. There is no denial of the truth that resorts and destinations have mushroomed over the years in India for honeymooners. But the other side of the coin is the ambiences in all the honeymoon destinations do not qualify to become fit places for “once-in-a-lifetime” experiences. The honeymooners invariably look for places, which take them away from the tense and hurly-burly atmosphere of their lives. As true consummation of marriage comes when couples discover themselves in the lap of serene nature; the plethoric beauty and natural charm of greenery soothe their nerves and take them to another world. Silenced by the ethereal splendor of true nature, they get united emotionally and physically. North-east states in India have such destinations that could literally hypnotize them and make them forget the outer world. Even short stays during honeymoon could etch lasting memories for life. These are the places in north-east India, where the pleasure seekers on their honeymoon trips could talk to the passing clouds at the mountain peaks and feel speechless as they watch sunrise in virgin nature. The music from crackling of the birds and heaven in the greener pastures in jungles leave them wordless as those offer them true occasion to find out their conjugal bliss.
Let’s list out ten places in North-east India, which are heavens- on- earth of honeymooners.
The beatific sights of tea gardens, fleecy clouds at the peaks of mountains, snowfall during winter, and the flora and fauna are some of the catchy features of this hot tourism spot in north-east India.This is again a paradise for the bird watchers, who get heavenly pleasure by watching the exclusive species from Himalaya. Verditer flycatcher, blue fronted redstarts, grey bush charts, thrush, whistling thrush, green-backed tit, and especially the white-browed fantails are some of the wonderful avian species, spotted at this tourism township in Ravangla in the statehood of Sikkim. Couples could watch the ridges, while they enjoy the hospitality of monks in the Buddhist monastery. This quaint township gives heart-warming sceneries, while couples get lost in the natural bounties and other pleasurable activities. The breath-taking township situated at the height of 7000 feet in Sikkim, is literally a paradise for the “just married community”.
Tawang, Arunachal pradesh
Toothed hills and abundant greenery have mesmeric effect on those visiting this travel destination in Arunachal Pradesh. Although, this place is highly popular as a hot-spot for adventure sports, recently it has also got appreciation as a wonderful honeymoon destination. Tawang has luminous lakes and breath-taking sights of waterfalls in the lush greenery. At the highest point in Tawang, Galden Namgyal Lhaste monastery draws a number of honeymooners as it has other attractions in its proximity. While the couples visit Zimithang, Gorsam stupa, Khinme monastery, Tatsang Gompa, and Singhur nunnery, those wonderful places give them joyful experiences. Especially, Sangeshar Lake gives them the perfect atmosphere for enjoyment in boat rides.
Bomdila, Arunachal Pradesh
The honeymooners, who seek solitude and peace in the lap of nature, Bomdila could become a superb place for them. The snow-capped mountains, thick forests, and picturesque locations are some of the things, which invariably draw people like magnets. Again, such gorgeous places come at the amazing altitude of 8000 feet, where nature has truly an inspiring appeal to become romantic. The famous Dirang valley at Bomdila has enough romanticism in its element, where the lovers could get lost only to rediscover them in a wonderful union. Other attractions like Buddhist monastery and Sela pass could keep the couples engaged for long time.
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When couples want to experience their honeymoon in one of the coldest place on earth, located in the serenity of wonderful nature, Pfutsero of Nagaland could certainly become a fitting place for theThis place comes above 7000 feet from the sea-level, where temperature drops below zero during the winter nights. Couples could look forward to make celestial nights in this small commercial township of Nagaland. The bumpy roads add luxury to watching breathtaking sights of lush greenery in the endless stretches of land.
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Described as the “rice bowl of Mizoram” , Champhai has a salutary effect on the health of all visiting tourists. Away from the chaotic living in urban India, the traditional life of tribal people charms the honeymooners in the picturesque greenery of nature. As a bustling commercial township, Champai is a remarkable repository of olden artifacts, ancient buildings, memorials, fables, folk songs, and antiquities, which would hold the couples in the thrall of a new discovery. The best attraction of Champai is it offers wonderful view of Myanmar as it is close to the border of the latter. The honeymooners, who have already visited the spots in Champai, describe that the superb Vineyards, hills, and idyllic settings get them the sense of great togetherness and romanticism.
Known as “the emerald beauty” of Sikkim for its luscious greenery, the quiet atmosphere of the place offers the honeymooner unforgettable moments spent in heavenly togetherness. As other people are already familiar with this natural spot as a base camp during Khangchendzonga trek, the spots like Tashi Tenka, Norbugang Park, Kathok Wodsalin Gompa, and Dubdi Gompa literally hold the honeymooners spellbound.
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Jampui is one of the most fascinating hill-stations in north-eastern India.Not only the couples find the serenity in the atmosphere lively and climate invigorating but the picturesque landscape is truly gifted to bring them unforgettable time in their first-ever conjugal union. The lush orange orchards are the places, where couples could forget the outer world, while most of them have the penchant to watch the spell-binding scene of sunrise. The place gets a lot of appreciation for the rich culture, hospitality from local people, and above all luscious greenery. It goes without doubt that it is a hot destination for every romantic couple.
Situated at a distance of 130 kilometers from Siliguri and 115 kilometers from Gangtok, Pelling –the tiny township- gives amazing view of snow covered Kanchenjunga, which is the third highest peak in the world. The visiting couples on their honeymoon trips enjoy the captivating sights of the peak straight from their hotel rooms. As this place has the advantage of being situated at the height of 6800 feet, it offers good views of the entire Kanchenjungda and the Himalayas. Apart from the breathtaking views from the peak, Pelling has a number natural sights and monument like rock garden, waterfall, and Buddhist monastery.
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