8 Stunning Lesser-Known Resorts in India to Consider for Your Destination Wedding!
BY Sakshi Saxena | 18 Oct, 2016
So you guys know you want a destination wedding, but are rattling your brains trying to figure out where to do it? Well, we've made the job a lot easier for you! Here are some hidden jems in India, stunning resorts in drop-dead gorgeous locations for a wedding of a lifetime- for you and for your guests! Consider these if you don't wanna go down the same 'aisle' as a lot of other couples!
The Munjoh Ocean Resort, Havelock Islands, Andamans
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God! When we featured Simran and Hiren's Real Wedding, we fell in love with the location. If you're looking for a beach wedding destination, then nothing in India perhaps can beat the Andamans with the white sand and virgin beaches. So if you want a wedding that is literally like a vacation for you and everyone around- then Andaman it is!
The Lake Resort, Naukuchiatal
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Looking for a lesser-known destination wedding venue in the hills? Then try Naukuchiatal in Uttarakhand. It has hills, the forest and a lot of prettiness- just what you need for a magical wedding. If you don't believe us, check out Subhashree and Jonathan's Real Wedding!
Lakshman Sagar Heritage Resort, Rajasthan
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The Khyber Himalayan Resort & Spa, GulmargDream of a beautiful wedding in snow-clad mountains? Then this resort located 8,825 feet above sea level in the Pir Panjal range of the Himalayas, can give you that pristine setting! With majestic views of the Affarwat Peaks, The Khyber Himalayan Resort & Spa is spread over 7 acres of a sylvan coniferous forest. You can trek and picnic through unspoilt forests and even tee off on the world’s highest golf course! Find out more about it here.
Rainforest Boutique Hotel, KeralaRemember the waterfall Aishwarya Rai dances to in 'Barson Re Megha'? Well, this is the one... it also happens to be one of Asia's largest! Imagine getting married with a view of a stunning waterfall in the backdrop and your guests staying in tree houses! That is possible at the Rainforest Boutique Resort, tucked right into the lap of nature. Located at the Athirapally waterfalls at Chalakudy, Kerala, this one is a boutique hotel set in 7 acres of virtually virgin rainforest. Who knew, right? Find out more about it here.
Sher Bagh Hotel, Ranthambore
Property of the Sujan Luxury Camps and Palaces, this 1920s classic safari camp is reminiscent of the shikar camps and the bandobast of another age. If you want your guests to enjoy in the lap of nature but with all the luxuries, then this resort located in the heart of Ranthambore National Park is an amazing option! Find out more about it here.
Khimsar Fort and Dunes Hotel, Rajasthan
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Another lesser known jem from Rajasthan. Property of the ITC Group, this one has history, leisure, desert adventure, sports, wild life safaris and historic sightseeing tours all rolled into one! Perched on the edge of the Thar Desert, this unique 16th century fort is truly remote, rural and romantic, perfect for a unique destination wedding! Find out more about it here.
Vivanta by Taj- Guwahati, Assam
North-east India has fairly remained untouched in terms of destination weddings, so it's high time we embrace it for all its beauty! A fairly new hotel, the first Taj one in the North-east and this one has all the amenities like its predecessors, but with one advantage- the location! Nestled in the middle of the hills, this makes for one stunning destination wedding location! Find out more about it here.
Have a look at other awesome locations for your dream destination wedding without further ado!