Honeymoon is the first tour with your spouse when starting a new life. It should be much more memorable for your life. To make it memorable, you have to choose honeymoon places wisely. There are so many options available to make this decision. Decide your final tour plan based on your time, budget and likes.
6 Best Honeymoon Destinations in Maharashtra
Mahabaleshwar is the perfect destination to start your new life. It is located in Satara district in Maharashtra. Due to best environment, even British Raj made it summer capital of Bombay province. It is one of the most popular hill stations among Maharashtrians.
Pleas try to avoid Mahabaleshwar in weekends for your honeymoon. There may be over crowd during peak days i.e. weekends. We are recommending you to visit this beautiful hill station during weekdays. Mahabaleshwar is the perfect place for all season whether it is summer, winter or rainfall. If you are looking for more hill stations outside Maharashtra then visit this article.
Lonavala is another beautiful hill station situated in Pune district in Maharashtra. It is the perfect place for people who are looking for honeymoon places near Pune. It is just 64 km far away from Pune and 96 km far away from Mumbai. So, Mumbaikars can also think this place as their honeymoon destination.
To reach Lonavala from Mumbai, local trains are available from Mumbai suburbs such as Karjat. If travelling by car/bus or bike, Lonavala is well connected through expressway. Mumbai-Pune Expressway and Mumbai-Chennai Highway pass through Lonavala. So, it is one of the easiest ways to reach here.
Panchgani is another popular tourist destination Maharashtra. It is located in the district of Satara. It is only 243 km far away from Mumbai and takes only 4 hours by road. View of the hills in the morning will give you life long memory. It is also the perfect place for sunrise and sunset to see beauty of this place.
In Monsoon (from June to September), Sydney point is the perfect place to view Panchgani’s beauty. There are also best points to see beautiful scenes such as Table Land, Devil’s Kitchen and Parsi Point.
Khandala is the best hill station located on Western Ghats. After mentioned in the popular Hindi film “Ghulam” with song title “Aati Kya Khandala”, it becomes most popular hill station among Indians. It is well connected with popular destinations such as Lonavala, Karjat and so on.
Khandala to Mumbai distance is 87 km which can take one and half hour of driving by car. It is also well connected through roads. Lots of private buses are also available from big cities of Maharashtra.
5. Guhagar Beach
Guhagar is well known destination for beaches in the state. Guhagar is situated in Ratnagiri district of Maharashtra. Guhagar Beach is the best place to relax, enjoy beach activities and lots more. There are also so many other attractions in the town such as Durga Devi Temple, Shri Vyadeshwar Aarti and Pindi of Shri Vyadeshwar.
Guhagar to Mumbai distance is 280 km and can take more than five hour of driving by car. It means, you have to spend at least 10 hours of driving in two ways.
When to Visit: Avoid any place during weekends for peaceful honeymoon time. Most of people visit these places during weekends. You should visit these places during weekdays to make your honeymoon more memorable.
Safety Measures: You have to follow some safety tips while visiting any place for your honeymoon.
Which is your favorite place for honeymoon in Maharashtra?
Article last re-published on February 11, 2015.