Seeking A Romantic Getaway Or The Perfect Honeymoon Destination Around Kolkata? Your Quest Ends Here

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    Are you soon to get hitched or a newly married couple? Want to gift a honeymoon to your friend/cousin who is getting married soon? Tired of looking for places that are at the other end of the country? We heard you. You don't need to stall your precious honeymoon places because they seem too far away or because you're skeptical to travel. Here are a list of popular honeymoon destinations near Kolkata where you can spend some quality time with your SO. 

    Darjeeling

    Located on the laps of Himalayas, Darjeeling is an amazing honeymoon destination for the newlyweds. It is one of the prominent hill stations around Kolkata. The beautiful Kangchenjunga range along with plush tea plantations will surely add value to your honeymoon experience. Riding a toy train and exploring the mesmerising Himalayan beauty is no less than a surreal experience.

    When visiting the Queen of Hills, check out these hotels and resorts for staying in. 

    Digha

    Soothing sea breeze, low gradient and shallow sands make Digha a perfect honeymoon destination for couples. The luxury resorts around the beaches will offer you spectacular views and their hospitality is bound to win your hearts. Take a stroll by the beach with your hubby and don't forget to capture the picturesque sunrise and sunset.

    If you're looking for a chill getaway in Digha, we suggest you stay at Hotel Sea Hawk. 

    Kalimpong

    Overlooking the Teesta River, Kalimpong is an amazing place known for its scenic beauty. The snow-clad mountain peaks, waving pine trees and breath-taking views altogether create a majestic welcoming ambience for the newly-weds. If you are an adventure buff you can go for river rafting, mountain biking or simply explore the local Buddhist culture. This place is indeed a delight for every couple.

    Checking into Kalimpong? Check out these top places to stay in the hill town. 

    Ajodhya Hills

    The beguiling beauty of Ajodhya Hills will fill your honeymoon with some indelible moments. The mesmerising charm of the lush green hills and gushing waterfalls make a perfect canvas for all nature enthusiasts. Ayodhya Hills is indeed a delight for your eyes.

    Khairabera Eco Resorts in Purulia can be the perfect staycation when in Ajodhya Hills. 

    Shillong

    Shillong, a popular tourist attraction near Kolkata, is just another picturesque hill station near Kolkata. Famously known as 'The Adobe of Clouds', Shillong has everything to ensure your holidays are as pleasing than ever. The rich culture and the thrilling scenic views will give you a façade of Scotland along with the shimmering lakes, gushing waterfalls, museums and much more. Couples will love to take an evening stroll amid the natural abundance of the place.

    If you are a sucker for adventures on vacays, you have to try your hands at water skiing or kayaking at the Umiam Lake.

    Mandarmani

    Mandarmani, a seaside resort village located on the southwest of Bengal, is another beautiful location making it a perfect tourist hub, especially for the newly-weds. It also has a string of local shops selling shells, handicrafts and handmade jewellery. Among all the beaches around Kolkata, this place is also comparatively cleaner.

    You can book a place at the Massara Beach Resort when in Mandarmani.

    Mirik

    Nothing can be better than visiting a hill station for your honeymoon, which will completely soothe your soul, relax your mind and give you an amazing experience, all at the same time. Located in Darjeeling district, Mirik will never stop surprising you with its abundant natural beauty, an array of pine trees, mesmerising view of Kangchenjunga and Himalayan peaks.

    If you've come to Mirik for a vacay in the lap of nature, stay at Birdsong Home. 

    Kurseong

    Situated in the lap of Himalayas, Kurseong is a divine hill station and a perfect honeymoon destination.  Watching the breathtaking view of sunrise from under the covers inside your hotel room while sipping on morning tea with your better-half is not only romantic but enticing as well.

    Five things you must do when in Kurseong, check here.

    Pro-Tip

    May your vacay be long and your fashion game be strong. Ladies, if you're hitting cold places, check out these winter dresses or these super cool sweatshirts and hoodies you must shop for on LBB and men, match up to your lady love's vibe, with these stylish apparels from homegrown brands.

    And when you're back to the mundane life after this vacay, don't let this romance fizzle out. Make memories with bae at these romantic places in the city and fall in love with each other again as you watch your SO wolf down pizzas from these restaurants and cafes that serve the best pizzas ever!