Romancing India: Perfect Valentine Getaways

Valentine Getaways
Valentine Getaways

Valentine’s Day, celebrated on February 14, is a remarkable opportunity to celebrate with ones we love and share an eternal bond of romance and affection. It is the time for togetherness and time to cherish the company of the person who makes our life more special.

In case you are a little out of ideas for this Valentine, check out this list of romantic destinations in India which will prove ideal for a perfect Valentine’s Day and will certainly leave sweetest of memories down the memory line.

Taj Mahal at AgraThe eternal symbol of love- The Taj Mahal at Agra in Uttar Pradesh has been the favorite destination of lovers from time immemorial. The architectural magnificence of the Taj Mahal has been commended for over three and a half centuries. It is termed as both a Wonder of the Ancient World and, more poetically, “an eternal teardrop on the cheek of time.”

Astounding fact about the Taj is the love story behind it. Commissioned by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan after the death of his wife in 1631, the grand palatial shrine stands testament to true devotion for love.

Moving to North East, Gangtok, the capital of Sikkim, is a vivid hill station and proves perfect for couples who love to embrace in the hilly winds. Love birds can enjoy the peaceful surroundings of the Ranipul River and enjoy the serene ambiance. A visit to North East is must for every couple to experience the natural beauty which is still conserved to an extra-ordinary extent.

Queen of the Hills”- MussoorieThe “Queen of the Hills”- Mussoorie, is located in Uttrakhand, at a distance of 34 km from Dehradun. The low temperature and tranquil environment proves really soothing. A walk on the Mall and the beauty of Kempty Falls adds up to the beauty of this amazing valentine destination. It is amongst the most beautiful hill stations in the country.

God’s Own Country –Kerala, in south of India, offers captivating magnificence and serves as an ideal place for an occasion like this. From the most beautiful beaches to the backwaters, from large coconut trees to the spices, from the exciting aroma of filter coffee to the sea food, this destination proves to be a complete package. The Elephant Safari in Kerala is amongst the favorite destination amongst tourists.

Manali, in Himachal PradeshManali, in Himachal Pradesh is a breathtaking destination and attracts tourists from around the world. The pollution free environment along with cold breeze and with sights of astonishing snow clad mountains charms up the spirits and proves to be really romantic. Adjoining the beautiful city of Manali are Rohtang Paas, Keylong, Kothi, Pattan Valley adds icing to the cake.

Make this valentine day really special and a day worth remembering, don’t just dine out rather take your Valentine out for excursion and take a break from your busy schedule and prove your real affection.

 It could be concluded that India is extravagantly romantic—a place where love can be found in every sight, sound, taste and even words. A destination truly becomes even more exotic and relishing when you have your loved one by your side!

Kshitij Mittal is an experienced writer, who he has been writing on travel topics. In this article he explore about valentine getaways. To read more articles visit: