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Bored of Romantic Cliches? Try These 8 Alternative Holidays Instead!

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The idea of romance is and travel is something that gets every couple closer at every stage, from planing to actually going on the trip. Here are 8 mind blowing ideas.

Bored of Romantic Cliches? Try These 8 Alternative Holidays Instead!:

  1. Auli (Uttarakhand)
  2. Jaisalmer (Rajasthan)
  3. Valparai (Tamil Nadu)
  4. Kovalam (Kerala)
  5. Goa
  6. Uttarakhand
  7. Havelock Island (Andaman & Nicobar)
  8. Kutch (Gujarat)

1. For the couple who loves the outdoors, Auli

For the couple who loves the outdoors, Aulisource: adventurenation.com

Auli is for couples brought together by the spirit of adventure and love for the outdoors. With Asia’s longest gondola ride, a beautiful skiing resort, and endless coniferous forests to trek in, this place offers you so much to do as couple. 

Shashi: Auli is catching up as a skiing destination, though we couldn't ski due to less snow, the scenery and beauty of Auli was worth the long distance we travelled. People are friendly. If you are into shedding some sweat, good place for trekking. View of Nanda Devi and other mountain from the top of the hill is magnificent.

Learn how to ski! 

2. Jaisalmer for luxury seekers

Jaisalmer for luxury seekerssource: goldentriangle.com

If you are the couple that loves luxury, this desert destination is a great fit. Book your stay at a heritage resort. Enjoy camel rides and get cozy during a romantic candle light dinner under a starry desert sky.

Varsha: Just superb place. Jaisalmer fort. Best place is desert, Sam Sand Dune', stayed in tents, traditional food, wow! Camel ride, Jeep ride, superb sunrise, chilled morning. 

Ride a camel through mysterious dunes

3. Valparai for the love of nature, wildlife and each other

Valparai for the love of nature, wildlife and each othersource: Flickr Mahesh Subramanium

Valperai is a quaint hill station surrounded by tea estates and three national parks and the Sholayur damTrekking around in the tea estates and jungle safaris to the Indira Gandhi national park or a visit to the Sholayur dam, beautiful waterfallsall leave you with a different connection.

Devan: Rolling meadows, tea estates, high mountains, ravines, excellent roads, tea estate bungalows to stay, reservoirs, great scenery, forests & wildlife and no bus loads of noisy tourists! Perfect for leisurely and slow paced holidays.

Learn where your tea comes from

4. Kovalam to relax, rejuvenate

Kovalam to relax, rejuvenatesource: travelguru

Kovalam spoils you. If your idea of a perfect time includes Ayurvedic massages, yoga, sunny poolside evenings enjoying your favourite cocktail, Kovalam is your perfect beach getaway in the lap of nature. The seafood here is not to be missed.

Vivek Gujrati says, “The ayurvedic spa resort is perfect beach setting.”

Ayurvedic massages 

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5. Fun, frolic and togetherness in Goa

Fun, frolic and togetherness in Goasource: traveltriangle.com

Goa is paradise. Endless beaches, tasty food and very friendly people. There always something happening across goa. At the same time, one can find things to do as a couple, treks and romantic dinners are there everywhere.

Raymond Dsouza says, “Colva, Calangute and Arambol have beautiful beach shacks that serve great food. The best seafood is found in Goa.”

Amazing sea food

6. Mukteshwar for the romantics

Mukteshwar for the romanticssource: snowviewtravels.com

Into the wilderness, lies an idyllic town laden with fruit orchards and flower beds. Instead of discovering the destination, you can prefer to lie down on a hammock and soak in the peace and quiet. Or, bond while you are rock climbing or rappelling on the Chauli Ki Jial.

Sahana Sharma: Nestled in the womb of nature and the sky adorned with the majestic Himalayas, Mukteshwar is a perfect honeymoon getaway. Do not miss to buy chocolates from Choco-House at Mountain Trails.

Rock climbing and rappelling

7. Romantic underwater canopies at Havlock

Romantic underwater canopies at Havlocksource: tripdekho.com

For free spirits, there’s nothing better than indulging in snorkeling and scuba diving. Havelock Island is an ideal romantic getaway for underwater enthusiasts like you.

Avik: Snorkeling and scuba diving are few activities that one must indulge in. Also, take a ride in a glass bottom boat to view underwater life

Scuba Diving and snorkeling

8. Kutch for a bit of culture and unique food

Kutch for a bit of culture and unique foodsource: travelindia.com

Kutch, the colourful desert, proves to be one of the ultimate romantic destinations. Snap up fashion bargains in and around Bhuj. Watch the Rann of Kutch come alive with the Rann Utsav. Dance to the folk music under the full moon. Lay your hands on mirror work stoles and bags, home furnishings decorated with kutchi embroidery work and silver jewellery. 

Mohit: Visited this place at the time of Rann utsav and full moon night to enjoy the white salt desert only present in India

Culture of Kutch 

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