Incredible India! With the growing popularity of destination weddings, India has become one of the most sought after country with exotic and beautiful locations to offer. With a blend of mountains and forts, palaces and beaches, India has it all to make your wedding a grand affair. It is no longer just a retreat for Westerners but also the locals have become quite indulged in the destination wedding spell. So whether you like historical cities, sandy beaches, cooling backwaters, rich cultural heritage or the tantalizing traditions and customs, this country will never disappoint you. Let’s look at the best locations in India for your Big Fat Indian Wedding.
The city of Lakes, Udaipur is one of the most renowned wedding destinations in India. Located in Rajasthan, this city has majestic palace buildings, designed in contemporary style, that holds a perfect backdrop for your fairytale wedding. It has been a people’s favourite since years for its unique and royal charisma of the palace buildings that other cities can’t rival. Weddings in Udaipur is like a romantic movie with an ambiance that gives you the ultimate royal feeling.
Best Venue : Oberoi Udayvillas, Devi Garh, Jag Mandir Island Palace, Taj Lake Palace.
The Pink city is popular for its magnificent wedding celebrations that usually takes place in the mansions and palaces. If you want to feel like true royalty on your big day and add that extravagant glitz, then Jaipur is the best pick for you. This city has authentic mansions, ancient palaces and historical monuments where you can tie the knot with your partner around your friends and family. Colorful and vibrant, this city is a true treasure for making your wedding dreams come into reality.
Best Venue : Raj Palace, Samode Palace, City Palace, Rambagh Palace
Besides being the most popular tourist destination, Goa has been the centre of attraction since the dawn of destination weddings. Its laid back lifestyle, beaches, nightlife and exposure to a number of luxurious resorts made it a wedding destination hub. Goa gives you the perfect combo of wedding celebrations and a relaxing vacation. If you and your partner are beach bums and dream of a serene most exotic wedding, then Goa has the best for you.
Best Venue: Zuri White Sands, Park Hyatt, Grand Hyatt, The Leela
If you and your partner want a lowkey wedding yet want all the picturesque moments, then Kerela is your go-to destination. The serene and quiet backwaters in the coastal heaven offer an ambience that will stay with you forever. It is a soothing getaway for those who like to keep it simple and sweet. The beaches, the houseboats, the backwaters, the coconut palms trees, the quietness, all together makes your wedding a heavenly affair.
Best Venue: Vedic Village Resorts, The Leela, Coconut Lagoon, Kumarakom Lake Resort.
The city of Nizams and Pearls, Hyderabad has one of the best wedding venues. From Palaces to Forts to Resorts, this city has the reputation of holding some of the most
grandiose and extravagant weddings. If you’re looking for that elegance and cultural reflection in your wedding, then pick from the splendid wedding venues that this city has to offer.
Best Venue : Taj Falaknuma Palace, Taj Deccan, Chowmallah Palace, Fort Grand
● Andaman & Nicobar Islands
Another coastal paradise in the Bay of Bengal consisting of elysian beaches and lush green forests. Imagine getting married to your life partner in a white sand beach, away from the busy mainland – a dream come true, isn’t it? Clear waters, golden sands, blue skies and one of the cleanest beaches in India, this island is a deal to crave for.
Best Venue: The Munjoh Ocean Resort, Taj Exotica Resort and Spa, Sea Shell Havelock, Silver Sand Beach Resort
Tie your knot amidst the evergreen Himalayas and make it the most memorable affair. Located in Himachal Pradesh, Shimla allures those who love the mountains and the snow. Quiet environment, snowy hills, breathtaking scenery, and pleasant climate, this hill station creates the most romantic ambience for your dream wedding.
Best Venue: Marigold Sarovar Portico, Hotel Willow Banks, Woodville Palace Hotel, Royal Tulip Exotic Hotel
Imagine the Taj Mahal, the symbol of love, as the backdrop of your wedding ceremony.
Agra makes it come true! It is one of the oldest historical cities. There’s nothing more a good start to your marital life as this city recalls the immortal love between the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan and Mumtaz Mahal. The city has many huge hotels and resorts overlooking the Taj where a lot of people organize their wedding ceremonies. Go for this city if you fancy a wedding that’s not just royal or grand but historically romantic.
Best Venue: Radisson Blu Agra Taj East Gate, DoubleTree by Hilton, The Grand Imperial, ITC Mughal.