Winter weddings deserve a fairytale experience. Nobody likes sweating it out in the Indian summer and let's not even start on the monsoon months making winter afternoons to snug evenings just right for the festivities. Wedding season in India has officially begun and finding the perfect destination to get wed will definitely be the first thing on the bride's and groom's list. So instead of having a simple wedding in one's own city, why not have a beautiful scenic winter wedding and a winter getaway at the same time? We have curated a list of some of the best places in India, with the backdrop of pristine beaches and snow-clad mountains, for you to tie the knot.
7 Winter Wedding Destinations In India
1. Jodhpur, Rajasthan
If you are a crazy admirer of 'Big fat Indian Weddings' and want to get hitched on a magnanimous scale in royalty, Jodhpur in Rajasthan is your best pick. With numerous luxury hotels here like the Umaid Bhavan , Ranbanka and more, you can have a royal wedding of your dreams with majestic ambience, rich culture and delicious Rajasthani cuisine.
2. Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
With the snow capped mountain ranges and the scenic landscapes, Shimla is a popular winter destination in India. Imagine getting married to the love of your life in one of the most romantic manner overlooking the beautiful mountain ranges! Shimla offers numerous resorts and hotels which can be great wedding venues for your D-day!
No matter which month of the year you plan to marry (barring the monsoon), Goa is definitely a dream destination of many. If you desire to have a fairytale bohemian wedding, under the blue skies with clear waters in the background and the backdrop of a romantic sunset, Goa is the destination for you!
4. Agra, Uttar Pradesh
Who wouldn't love to get married in the city of love where the famous symbol of love was built? Agra which is home to the famous Taj Mahal can be one of the exotic destinations to exchange vows. There are many luxury resorts and hotels in Agra which overlook the Taj and that may offer you a mesmerising backdrop for your wedding.
5. Rishikesh, Uttarakhand
There cannot be anything more spiritual than exchanging your vows with the holy Ganga river in the backdrop. If you love the calmness, then Rishikesh should be your pick. You can choose from the many luxury resorts which offer you great venue under the clear skies and mountains in the background.
Rightly known as the 'God's own country' Kerala, offers to be the most exotic wedding destination. Offering diverse options from the tea gardens in Munnar, beach views in Varkala and Kovalam or the romantic backwaters in Alleppey, Kerala has a wide variety for you to choose from. And what's more to the deal, are the lip-smacking local delicacies.
7. Khajuraho, Madhya Pradesh
A home to countless temples and beautiful Indian architecture, Khajuraho in Bundelkhand region of Madhya Pradesh is an artistic legacy of India. You can plan your wedding in one of the temples in the region which is a perfect winter destination, and have your vows in the presence of the deities.
We hope you find our list to be helpful to plan the wedding of your dreams.