Top 7 Places For A Destination Wedding In India
Destination weddings have become a popular concept these days. The good thing about a destination wedding is that you get to enjoy your wedding all the more thanks to the hospitality that your hotel/resort gives you while you enjoy the most important day of your life without worrying about going to and fro between venues and house and make up artists, it is logistically easier as everything is literally at your doorstep and your mother isn’t shouting to keep the house clean. Here is a list of top 7 destinations for a destination wedding in India.
A beach wedding is definitely a dream wedding for a lot of people. To take vows with powerful waves and a setting sun as witnesses, it can’t get more romantic and beautiful and thus Goa is a popular choice for a destination wedding in India and of course the alcohol is cheaper and the entertainment options are varied. When it comes to hotels/resorts, there are multiple options to choose from such as Caravela Beach resort, The Leela Goa, Vivanta Goa, Cidade De Goa, Taj Fort Aguada Resort & Spa, Radisson Blu Resort Goa Cavelossim Beach, Alila Diwa, Grand Hyatt and The Lalit Golf & Spa Resort Goa. If you want to save some extra time you can check in early with your friends and have that last minute bachelor trip with them. Bachelor trip, wedding destination, honeymoon destination, Goa has you covered for it all.
Mountains, royal venues, perfect weather and colors of love all around, Udaipur is your weekend getaway and your perfect destination wedding location if you want to blend traditional and modern plays with your wedding venue. Anyone who is a Bollywood junkie knows that we cannot fail to mention the lovely location used in the movie ‘Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani’ for the wedding sequence they did and any list is incomplete without mentioning, The Oberoi Udaivilas standing beautifully on the banks of Lake Pichola. There are equally grand options which can be considered in Udaipur such as Taj Lake Palace, The Lalit Laxmi Vilas Palace Udaipur,The Leela Palace Udaipur, Ananta Resort and Spa, Radisson Blu, Ramada, and Amargarh Udaipur.
Away from the dust, crowd and hectic Mumbai, Lonavala offers some fun time with its streets full of small shops, calming weather and cliffs which make you fall in love easily. You can consider any property from this resort town for it offers venues of all budgets such as Aamby Valley, Della Adventure Resorts, Fariyas Resort Lonavala, Treasure Island Resorts, Hill Forest Resort and many more.
Sandcastles which stayed, mirages which didn’t disappear, Jaisalmer is the blue city of India, with inner streets bustling with people, deserts calling yesteryear’s and venues which are right out of dreams. You can also plan a desert wedding in Jaisalmer. Different venue options such as Suryagarh Jaisalmer, Fort Rajwada,Brys Fort, Fateh Niwas and Jaisalmer Marriott Resort & Spa are worth checking out.
Capital of Rajasthan, Jaipur is an ocean of palaces and heritage properties. The Pink city of India is in general worth visiting for its numerous heritage sites, the culture, and the blend of traditions with cosmopolitan vibe, the crowded bustling bazaars loaded with mixed scents of flowers, sweat and negotiation. Chosen by many couples as a location for their D day, Jaipur offers real palaces for your modern day Royal love story. To have you auspicious rituals, your mehndi and haldi in the veranda where kings and queens got married is not an everyday phenomena. Jaipur has a plethora of options for a destination wedding such as Umaid Bhawan Hotel, Chomu Palace, Lebua Resort, Le Meridien, Shahpura Haveli, Rambagh Palace, Hotel Mansingh Palace, Alsisar Mahal and many more.
To begin one of the most important chapters of your life amidst running valleys, solemnly secure majestic mountains, cold fresh wind around friendly locals is one way to say ‘we do’. The weather, the location, the journey everything is magical, Mussoorie is a beautiful option to consider for your destination wedding. Ditch the skyscrapers and go for open sky, choose fresh air over air conditioner and consider mountains as your backdrop instead of a painted wall. You pick luxurious properties such as JW Marriott Mussoorie Walnut Grove Resort & Spa, and Royal Orchid Fort Resort Mussoorie. Moreover there are properties to choose from such as Clarks Inn Mussoorie, The Golden Palms Hotel & Spa, Mussorie, Hotel Madhuban Highlands, Jaypee Residency, and Tulip Inn Green Castle.
One of the cleanest, better looking and luxurious island, Havelock in Andaman Islands is known for its dive sites, coral reefs and the famous Crescent-shaped Radhanagar Beach. Havelock is unspoiled, luxurious as it gets and is a good venue for your wedding also because not many people have been to this lovely island. A wedding with natural theme and pristine beaches with turquoise water is easier at Havelock.
Whichever place you pick do make sure you get a better deal with the resort/hotel management depending upon your wedding dates. It is better to pick a date in the off season to get bigger discounts and better deals with the hotels. Most important of everything is that you enjoy your wedding day and nothing else but your partner is at the center of everything. So dance harder, click more pictures and smile wider.