Weekend Getaways For Valentine’s Day


Couples who travel together, stay together. Luckily for them this year, Valentine’s Day falls on a Sunday which means they can get away for the weekend to the nearest tourist spot to celebrate!

From drifting away to the city of Five Rathas or to a medieval historically rich Rajasthan town to getting lost in the wilderness of mountains in Maharashtra the options are many and how.

 

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Having said that, why don’t you scroll down and pick the perfect weekend getaway that your lady love will surely enjoy visiting?

 

1. Lonavala:

A popular hill station in Maharashtra, Lonavala is a beauty in its own right. Close to Mumbai, it is a picturesque locale and is surrounded by a lush green blanket. You and your partner can visit the Lonavala Lake, Karla Caves and Bhushi Dam to name a few and enjoy the unpredictable showers!

 

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2. Neemrana:

Located at 122 km away from New Delhi, Neemrana is a 14th century hill fort. The best part about this place is the magnificent heritage resort which has an array of activities to offer such camel cart rides, multimedia tours and cultural programs. It’s a budget friendly holiday destination—cozy and delightful!

 

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3. Mahabalipuram:

The windswept Shore Temple is the first place to visit when you think of Mahabalipuram, isn’t it? Apart from this, you can take a bicycling tour to the neighbouring villages (which your partner will love) and indulge in fun activities such as rice and masala grinding and rangoli drawings. You both can also partake in water sports and spa treatments.

 

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4. Gokarna:

If you and your partner want to visit a more secluded beach, then Gokarna has a lot to offer. Located 130 kms away from Margao, Gokarna has a string of beaches such as Kudle, Half-Moon, Paradise and Om that are abundant in natural beauty. If you both enjoy water sports, then go snorkeling and parasailing!

 

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5. Rann Of Kutch:

Known as the most colourful white desert in India, you and your partner can enjoy camel rides on a moonlit night, sand-dune safaris and cultural activities. Dhordo and Hodkaare villages where you can easily find a decent accommodation. Oh, and don’t forget to spot ‘White Donkeys’ in the desert.

 

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The locations mentioned above may sound ordinary, but they can show you and your partner a great time. After all, it is all about experiencing new things, visiting new places and doing new things together. So make this V-Day special not only for your partner but also for yourself by travelling together.