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Perfect Couple Getaways for the First Long Weekend of 2017

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Sometimes the best way to unwind after a long work week is to get the heck out of the city. Choosing where to go can be a really daunting task especially when only you have only a few days to decide. To help you choose the best HolidayIQ has curated a list of the romantic getaway to rekindle the romance.

Perfect Couple Getaways for the First Long Weekend of 2017:

  1. Manali (Himachal Pradesh)
  2. Goa
  3. Munnar (Kerala)
  4. Shimla (Himachal Pradesh)
  5. Ooty (Tamil Nadu)

1. Manali

Manali
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source: HolidayIQ reviewer Damien Chinnappah took this in Manali

Nestled amidst the picturesque Kullu Valley, Manali with its high mountain peaks, blooming apple orchards and flowering wooded slopes, makes it enough to fall in love again. “Manali is one of the few places which gives you a feeling of heaven on earth. Manali is surrounded by high beautiful snow clad mountains from April to July but for those who loves to experience heavy snowfall must visit Manali during winters.” shares HolidayIQ traveller Jitendra Tanwar.
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2. Goa

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source: HolidayIQ reviewer Manoj Menon from Bangalore took this in Goa

The sun-soaked in the sea and sands of Goa beckon a thirsty traveller (pun intended) from around the world, including yours truly! “It's the source of what you want, peace, romance, dance, music and the roaring sea. Very good destination to explore.” shares HolidayIQ traveller Jenish Parmar. “One can get a lot of fun. It's very good trip for newly married and bunch of crazy friends. Baga, Candolim Beach where you can find water sports and good hotels at the sea sight.”

What to do:

  • Visit the butterfly conservatory in Ponda

  • Explore the Chapora island

  • Watersports at Baga or Calangute

3. Munnar

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source: HolidayIQ reviewer Vinayak took this in Munnar

You need to experience Munnar to know why it is a popular place for couples. The tea gardens, places serving a fine blend of tea and coffee and sights that take your breath away - the hill station "instils a sense of romance" shares HolidayIQ traveller Durgesh. He adds, "Munnar is a fantastic place for married couples. The misty mountains, boating on the lake, tea estates, waterfalls, the ghats and the sunrise - for city dwellers, it cannot get better than this."

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4. Shimla

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It's touristy yet dreamlike. Shimla is a perfect place you need for a romantic holiday. It will give you your idyllic and memorable moments - boat rides, moonlight walks across the town and a spectacular view of the mountains. And then, there is something new to discover with your partner, like shopping for curios, binging on street food on Mall Road and going hiking or trekking. As HolidayIQ traveller Gaurav aptly says, “Shimla is a hill station you can never get bored of. What does a person require while on a vacation? Food, stay and comfort? All these three elements are there in Shimla."

What to do:

  • Witness the romance lurking in the wild at Himalayan Nature Park

  • Go ice skating at the Ice Skating Club

  • Trekking and camping at Chail

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5. Ooty

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source: HolidayIQ reviewer Harsha Anjanappa from Bangalore took this in Ooty

The aura, the weather and the sights and sounds of Ooty have an alluring romantic quality to them. Makes it a great place to spend time with your partner - whether you choose to discover the city or just laze around and do nothing. As HolidayIQ traveller Priya shares, "My husband and I decided to go to Ooty. It was an unplanned trip but was pretty memorable. I loved the Botanical Garden and enjoyed the train ride a lot."

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