Salubrious climate and picturesque surroundings with snow covered peaks along with thick dense forests of Pine, Oak and Fir Tree make Shimla the most preferred Honeymoon Destination in India. For the newlyweds, Shimla has marvelous views of the Himalyan, cozy hotels and resorts and enchanting nature parks and wildlife sanctuaries. To provide you with marketing options, Shimla has markets to buy special items made by local craftsmen in Shimla and around. Hills and numerous picnic spots make Shimla an ideal honeymoon place for the couples who could roam around in safe and secured environment of Shimla and at the same time enjoy coziness and warmth of their new relationship. For the couples who are looking for an adventurous start of their new life, lots of adventure activities like trekking, rock climbing, paragliding etc. can also be arranged in Shimla.
Nature Watch: Enjoying each others company
Shimla has lots of options for nature watch. With lush green valleys, orchards and gleaming waterfalls, Shimla has lots to offer to the honeymooners.
From Summer Hills, one can reach this 67 m high waterfall after walking for 45 minutes. While walking, enjoy each other’s company and enjoy the charming natural beauty around Surrounded by thick forests, Chadwick Falls will take honeymooners to a different world. Down there in Sipur, there is a glade that is surrounded by very old Deodar trees. If your visit is during summers, you can enjoy the fair that gets organized here in April.
Skiing at Kufri: Adventure during Honeymoon
Kufri is a small village located just 10 km from Shimla loaded with hordes of adventurous activities for the honeymooners. Enjoy pony or horse riding with your partner amidst of scintillating nature. Kufri offers tranquil and breathtaking environment and is considered as a Kaleidoscope of the some of the best natural landscapes. Skiing resort of Kufri will not only offer wonderful stay but arrangements for trekking , hiking and skiing is done to make your honeymoon days some of the best days of your life.
Hiking and exploring through thick forest to reach Mahasu Peak is a panoramic and breathtaking journey that you will enjoy with your partner. Fagu is another place close by that has dense forest and apple orchards and landscapes to behold.
Religious places: Getting Blessed while on Honeymoon
Shimla has temples, churches and monasteries and each one of them has some associated stories or legends. Honeymooners like to visit temples and other religious places to get blessings and offer their prayers so that they have happy and peaceful married life.
This temple located on the Jakhu Hills is one of the most popular temples of Shimla. Enjoy 45-minutes walking from Scandal Point to Jakhu Temple along with your partner and after reaching enjoy the wonderful surrounding valleys and snow-capped mountain peaks. This temple is deciated to Lord Hanuman.
Sri Sankat Mochan Temple
Enjoy the fine view of Shimla from here. Located about 5 km away from Shimla on the Kalka-Shimla Road at Taradevi, this temple is also dedicated to Lord Hanuman. Enjoy the views around and offer your prayers to this mighty god so that your new life is free from all dangers.
One of the major landmarks of Shimla, Christ Church is a must-visit place for anyone who steps into Shimla. Enjoy this ancient monument and appreciate its stained glass windows. Find solace and peace within you and enjoy every moment of your stay at this church premise and seek blessings from the almighty.
Hotels in Shimla: For Cozy and Warm Honeymoon
Honeymoon days are the hideaway days for the couples who look for tranquility and privacy. Shimla Honeymoon hotels offer perfect ambience and ensures couples have lavish stay.
East Bourne- A Pine Forest Resort
One of the best honeymoon hotels in Shimla is known for its wonderful location and luxurious staying facilities. Honeymooners consider this hotel as one of the best retreats for soothing ambience, warm reception and memorable stay. Honeymoon suites as well as deluxe rooms are available in this hotel. You need not have to step out of your room as large windows overlook the mountains and valleys.
Toshali Royal View Shimla
Located among the lap of the nature, away from the crowd of Shimla City, Toshali Royal View is the ultimate honeymoon destination. An ideal haven for the honeymooners, this hotel offer warm ambience and luxurious stay. Enjoy sumptuous food along with the charming surroundings of this place.
Honeymoon Shopping: Carrying Some Memories of Shimla
Honeymoon means you are getting acquainted with each other’s likes and dislikes. Why not make the full utilization of this opportunity and buy some beautiful items for your partner at the popular markets of Shimla.
Simply walking to the Mall, located at the center of Shimla, is an experience in its own. Walk hand in hand and go around visiting shops in the Mall. You can choose beautiful woolen items, jewelry items, fruits for your partner and make him/her feel special.
The Lakkar Bazar
Buying showpieces and decorative items especially the ones made of wood is what you can do here. Choose from an array of wood craft items to decorate your home after you go back from honeymoon or you can pick up certain small items to gift to your friends and near ones. Buy fresh fruits, dry fruits and fruit based items like pickles, jam, sauces to remember the cherished moments of Shimla after you go back.
The Tibetan Market
Check out for feng-shui items to bring good omen to your house. Look for Unique Tibetan accessories, fashion jewelries and buy some as per your partner’s liking. You can also buy woolen items, rugs, Tibetan Carpets etc. from here. Surely you will feel great when your purchases would get appreciated. Hours spent in these shops together would surely make you understand each other better.