Tucked into the corner of southern India, Kerala makes for one of the most popular honeymoon destinations in the world. Its size belies its rich and diverse natural heritage which includes everything from hills and valleys, forests and beaches to the incredible brackish lagoons and lakes which forms its famous backwaters. Kerala honeymoon packages can include some or all of these exotic experiences and in each case makes for an unforgettable experience for every newlywed couple. From the stunning resorts to the fairytale villages, this is one place that should top every holiday list, especially for the love birds embarking on a new journey.
Typically, the Kerala honeymoon packages start off from the cosmopolitan city of Cochin, the sights of which make up for the first day of the tour. Often termed as the Queen of Arabian Sea, this modern yet ancient city is steeped in culture and the heritage of the spice trade for centuries. It was also the first Indian city to be colonized by Europeans which paved the way for centuries of Imperialistic rule in the subcontinent. The remnants of the by-gone colonial era along with the vivid testaments of modern day technology and industry make this mystic city a great start for the tour.
All packages definitely include the option for a trip to Munnar, the bejeweled hills station and resort that boasts of deep green hills and lush plantations. The colorful carpet of flowers in the Blossom Garden, the fascinating Mattupetty Dam, the picturesque Kundala town and the lovely waterfalls in Cheeyappara inspires a feeling of awe and reverence in all. With trekking and bird watching opportunities in the Shola forests there is the promise of not just romance but also lots of adventure. From here it is a quick trip to nearby Thekkady with its famous Periyar Wild life Sanctuary, known for its exotic flora and fauna.
If you want to add more to this incredible Kerala experience then opt for a package that has the option of a house boat tour, stay or cruise. Climb aboard one of the traditionally decorated houseboats to begin an incredible journey across the legendary backwaters of Kerala. From the emerald backwaters to the sparkling Kovalam beach, the house boat experience here is second to none in the world. The packages include stay in comfortable hotels and house boats, sumptuous meals, guided tours and sightseeing as well as all necessary surface transfers. Lumiere Holidays offers exotic honeymoon packages of all types and in all price ranges.