Nainital is a tiny glimpse of paradise with a lake in the center surrounded by the endless peaks of the Kumaon range . Coniferous pine trees along the lake, low temperatures and an endless stretch of snow-covered peaks makes this the perfect destination for a honeymooning couple.
Best time to: visit Nainital is in the months from March to September since it does not receive a lot of rainfall.
How to Reach: - Trains are available which will drop you at Kathgodam. The journey takes approximately 6 hours.
A lot of AC as well as, non AC buses frequent this route.
Flights are available till Dehradoon or Pantnagar.
Things to do: - Trekking, horse riding, yachting, temple visits, hot water springs
If the chimes of temple bells soothing your soul and the harmonious chants of the priests ridding you of your worries sounds enticing to you then Haridwar is the place to go. Most couples seek blessings post their marriage and what a better place to go than the most famous Hindu pilgrimage location of India.
Best time to visit: Haridwar is anytime between September and April.
How to Reach: - 6 trains are available from Agra directly till the Haridwar junction.
A private vehicle will take around 7 hours to reach. Buses are also available.
Things to do: - Pilgrimage, shopping, wildlife safari, visit to the temples, Government Handloom & Handicraft Emporium, Jwalapur.
Named after a British-Indian hunter, Jim Corbett National park is one the most famous and enriched wildlife parks in the country. The park is so huge that accommodation facilities are available within the premises itself and most of the accommodation is set in natural tones with give a beautiful aesthetic appeal to the visitors.
Best time to visit: Jim Corbett National Park is between November to June.
How to Reach: - A train from Agra to Ramnagar is available. Private vehicle and rented cabs are also a good option.
Things to do: - Jungle Safari, Elephant Ride in Corbett National Park, Museum, River Rafting, Fishing, Picnics along the waterfalls.
The carvings in the temples of Khajuraho are so famous that they’re are categorized as one of the finest art pieces in the entire world. In fact, some of these carvings are listed in the UNESCO World Heritage site. Hence, it’s no surprise that Khajuraho is frequented by Indian and foreign nationals alike. The famous dance festival of Khajuraho is also organized in the winter months and is usually seen in the month of February from the 1st to the 7th.
Best time to visit: Khajuraho is from October to March when the temperatures are bearable.
How to Reach: - Direct flights are available from Agra to Khajuraho group of Monuments but they are limited. Prior checking is recommended.
Trains are also available from Agra Cantt directly to Khajuraho.
A private vehicle is also a possibility since Khajuraho is 480 kms away from Agra.
Things to do: - Khajuraho Temples, Private Safaris, Tiger safari, Panna National Park, Dulhadev Temple.