Have you found the love of your life? Are you finding it challenging to propose her marriage? Are you confused about the perfect place where love is in the air? If that is the case, don’t you worry anymore? Also famed as “God’s Own Country”, Kerala is the pearl in South India which has its way of making every little thing romantic.
With the generation of 21st Century shifting their love towards travelling, it comes with no doubt that a trip to Kerala might turn the tables for you and you finally get to hear those magic words you have been longing for. It is, in fact, one of those romantic places to visit in India that puts any European destination in shame. Titled as the most romantic place to visit for honeymoon by Lonely Planet Travel magazine, Kerala spells romance in its appeal.
To give you the feelings of oozing romance, we have curated the romantic things to do in Kerala that will make her say “ I Do “. Have a look! Thanks, later!
Top 6 Romantic Things to do in Kerala for Honeymooners
1. Stay a night in Houseboat in Kumarakom
Usually, the crowd prefers to stay in a houseboat in Alleppey, but if you want to escalate your relationship to a new level, we suggest you maintain some privacy away from the hustle bustle in solitude where you can hear each other’ heartbeat and that place in Kerala is none other than Kumarakom. While sailing the houseboat in Vembanad Lake and watch the sun go down, it sets the perfect atmosphere to propose her. Hold on; we have more reasons to visit Kerala for enchanting honeymoon.
Suggested Tour – 3 Nights 4 Days Kerala Backwater Honeymoon Package
2. A walk in the tea gardens of Munnar – Romantic Things to do in Kerala
One of the best places to visit in Kerala, Munnar is a hill station where love comes in tea flavour. You and your better half can witness thousands of acres of tea gardens giving you a feeling whether you are in India or not. Whether it is a walk by the beach or a walk in the tea gardens of Munnar, you can see the love blooming in the eyes of your loved one. And there is nothing more rejuvenating that watching the local tea pickers and ask them about the process by which tea is made.
Tip – Exploring the lush green tea garden hills of Munnar is the major part of our Kerala honeymoon package. You will get a chance to spend a whole day tour driving around the tea plantations in jeeps. Expect to stop at all the most scenic points and pose for a couple of photos while green verdant hills provide the perfect backdrops for couple photos.
3. Take an Ayurvedic Massage
Ayurveda and Kerala vacations go hands in hands. With many herbal cosmetics and oils, you can rejuvenate your mind as well as your body in Kerala. Feeling refreshed always brings with it a clearer mind and that is what exactly you want her to have before you kneel and ask her to be yours for this lifetime. Doesn’t look like one of the most romantic things to do in Kerala but yes, it is a great idea to try!
4. Stay at Kuzhupilly Beach in Cochin
One of the offbeat places to visit in Kerala, Kuzhupilly beach is a secluded beach in Cochin where on one side is the ocean and opposite side, Backwaters. No, we are not kidding here. That is actually true. Moreover, it is so photogenic that you guys can have the best selfies at this place. Just take care that you don’t drain your memory out. According to us, this lesser known beach is definitely the perfect place to ask her out for marriage. Who knows, this might be the place where she says “I Do”.
5. Dharmadam, Kannur
Imagine doing sea kayaking on your Kerala tour package? Yes, it’s possible! Located in the north of Kerala, lies a region Dharmadam, Kannur which will surely make you skip the idea of Kayaking in destinations like Thailand, Bali and Vietnam. This place is perfect for couples to indulge themselves in Kayaking adventure as the setting here is surrounded by backwaters and mangrove, which made many couples go crazy to visit Dharmadam.
6. Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary – Take a Jeep Tour
For one of the most fascinating things to do in Kerala is opting for a jeep safari in the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary. Around 190 km away from Kochi, Thekkady is famous for diverse forest cover, fauna, mammals and also aquatic animals. The Periyar jungle ride covers the views of the enchanting Idukki town, Mullaperiyar Dam. You can also see the green vegetable farms and sprawling vineyards and can also opt for camping in a tent or a tree house.
7. Wayand – Explore the Coffee Plantation
If you are a coffee lover then you can also make sure that you visit Wayanad as it is one of the beautiful places that offer coffee plantations. You can stay at a coffee plantation and enjoy a lot of adventure activities like trekking, night safaris, campfire and plantation walks. You can pluck the coffee beans from the tea estates and can make the coffee on your own with them.
8. Witness Theyyam in Kochi
Kochi might not be so famous in terms of tourist place but you can surely visit this place and witness Theyyam. It is something life-changing experience for you, so you must watch this if you are visiting there. This thing happens in a lot of temples of North Kerala, usually in front of the village shrine. You can include this in the Kerala tour packages as it the beautiful dance form in the districts of Kannaur and Kasargod. If you are lucky enough, you can also catch a performance in Kerala Museum at Kochi. You must check when this dance performance is done and you can plan a trip to this place at that time.
9. Kumarakom – A Bird Watchers Paradise
Now a lot of you would be so happy to see birds and if you want to delight your senses watching this then you can surely head to Kumarakom. You can visit Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary and soothe your ears with chirping of the birds. You would find here various species of birds like egret, heron, waterfowl, Siberian crane, while on boat cruise. These sanctuaries is around 3 hours away from Kumarakom and trust us, it is worth the pain. The best time to visit this sanctuary is in between November to February when you will see a lot of birds humming.
10. Watch Sunset at Kolavam Beach
Watching sunset with your better half would be so romantic right? Well, yes, it is. You can also see the beautiful views of sunset at the Kovalam Beach in Kerala. If you ever visit there or are planning to then you must head to this mesmerizing beach and it is major Things to do in Kerala. The beach is around 16 km away from the Thiruvananthapuram and the major places that you can visit here are Lighthouse Beach, Hawah Beach and Samudra Beach. You can surely get to see the enchanting view of the sunset and most of the times; a lot of photographers also come here to capture the scenic views.
11. Chingoli – Take the Spa Sessions
If you haven’t taken the spa sessions in your vacations then your holidays were totally incomplete. If you want to experience a good spa session then you should head to Chingoli in Kerala. You can totally rejuvenate in the Ayurvedic spa sessions and it would not be less than the spa in Las Vegas. Kerala is full of ayurveda resorts that offer a range of natural treatment. This treatment will surely be going to relive all your stress and you will be attaining a stress-free mind and body.
12. Thekkady – Take a Spice Tour
Thekkady is also one of the destinations to visit in Kerala if you are looking for something unique to experience. The place offers a lot of spice plantations where you can see how the spices are made and their plantations by the local farmers. You can also taste black pepper, cardamom, cinnamon, and the exotic vanilla. You can also take a walk on these farms. Most of the hotels keep this tour in the packages and it takes only 200 Rs to enter in the garden.
13. Alleppey – Experience the Houseboat Stay
Alleppey is one of the best places to visit in Kerala majorly because of the houseboats and the sailing experience. You will be living for a day or two on houseboats which are quiet famous in the region. It is one of the popular activities to do in Kerala. There are a lot of things that you can do in the Alleppey like looking at the lush green landscape and being served a freshly prepared meal as you travel through the mesmerizing backwaters.
How about you visit our website and find all the information you need to set your romantic escape to God’s Own Country? With 14 districts under its belt, it’s not possible to list all the best places and romantic things to do in Kerala on one page.
Do check out our Kerala honeymoon Packages for couples as we have curated them as per the needs of the lovebirds setting the perfect atmosphere for romance in the best of the best romantic places to visit in Kerala.
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