Wedding Destinations in India
Wedding Destinations in India
Andaman & Nicobar Islands
With a pleasant weather year-round, pristine beaches, coconut palms and golden sands, Andaman and Nicobar Islands make for one of the best wedding destinations in India. The island of Havelock has the magnificent Radhanagar beach which was named the Best Beach in Asia by TIME in 2004. It has many resorts to cater to your luxurious wedding whims and fancies. The weather being mild throughout the year further adds to the beauty of these majestic islands. The best time for a wedding celebration would be from September to May. Such destinations don’t just make for a perfect wedding celebration, but also a holiday destination for your guests and a honeymoon spot for the wedding couple.
The sun-kissed sand dunes of Jaisalmer add an altogether different aura to your wedding celebrations. Experiences such as camel rides, folk dance, candle-lit folk walls and gleaming mandaps make for a unique celebration. Some of the popular venues for a luxury wedding in Jaisalmer include Suryagarh Palace, The Fort Rajwada Gorbandh Palace,Jawahar Niwaas, Narayan Niwas, Taal Amphitheatre, Sarovar Poolside, Bageecha Lawns and Sam sand dunes. Most of the hotels ensure a balance of traditional experience and modern services, which makes for an incredible and unforgettable experience for everyone.
Kerala, popularly known as the “God’s own country”, is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful places in India. It is known for its lush greenery and splendid backwaters. The idea of a wedding destination in Kerala is relatively new. One can plan the wedding at the beaches of Kovalam or Varkala, or in the mesmerizing tea gardens of Munnar or in the heritage building of Kochi fort. The Leela (Kovalam) and The Zuri (Kumarakom) can make for remarkable venues for destination wedding. September to March will be the best time to plan a destination wedding in Kerala.
The city of Agra is the symbol of love, and hence would be an apt choice for planning a destination wedding. Agra is one of the most beautiful and oldest historical city of the country. It offers an opulent, pleasant and romantic ambience for the bride and groom to take pledges and tie the knot. The best time to plan a destination wedding in Agra will be during winters, i.e. October to February. The city has no dearth of luxurious hotels and resorts, which can be considered as perfect venues for a destination wedding.
Known for its Victorian architectural style, its spicy food, traditions, music, sports and rich culture, Kolkata is truly known as “the city of joy” and puts across a vibrant ambience to tie the knot. October to February is the best time to organize wedding celebrations in Kolkata, avoiding summer and monsoon seasons.
Neemrana Fort-Palace is one of the most popular wedding destinations in India. It is situated on Delhi-Jaipur Highway, close to Gurgaon. It’s medieval look and rustic features add a whole lot of grandeur to the wedding celebrations. It also serves as a great photography location because of its awe-inspiring architecture.