Enjoy Your Honeymoon In One Of These Beach-y Destinations Near Mumbai
This blog is especially dedicated to them who think honeymoon is never complete without a trip to an exotic beach! But of course, not all can afford or make time to go all the way to Bali and Mauritius or to Kovalam and Andaman soon after the hectic and expensive affair of marriage. So for them, we have judiciously compiled a list of five beaches near Mumbai that are much affordable to stay and visit. And yes, these places are mystique and charming too for making your trip romantic and memorable.
Only 95 kilometres away from Mumbai, there nestled a beautiful beach destination called Alibaug. The serene beauty of nature and the sun-kissed beaches of this place make it the perfect location for the newly-wed couple where they can build the eternal bond with each other and spend the romantic moments.
Attractions: Kolaba Fort, Undheri Fort, Rewas Jetty, Kanakeshwar Forest, Brahma Kund.
Hotels/Resorts: Radisson Blu Resort & Spa, U Tropicana, Outpost, Maple IVY, Windmill Resort, Sandtop Hill Resort.
Travel Time: 3 hours via NH 17/66 and 2 hours by ferry.
Situated on the west coast of the Arabian sea, Diveagar is known to nurture love and romance between the newly-wed couples. The ideal place to spend quality time and explore each other amidst the serenity and tranquility.
Attractions: Lord Ganesha Temple, which houses a silver idol of Lord Ganesha.
Hotels/Resorts: Exotica The Beach Resort: MTDC, Cocohut Resort, Diveagar Woodland Resort, Survarna Shree Resort, Pearl Resort.
Travel Time: 4 hours via NH 17/66.
Another pristine beach on the Konkan range, Velneshwar is the perfect location for the honeymoon where you can caress each other and create some wonderful memories. Owing to its rock-less beach, you can indulge in swimming, sunbathing, and other activities too for making your trip a picture-perfect one.
Attractions: Uma Mahesh Mandir, Vyaghrambary Mandir.
Hotels/Resorts: MTDC Resort, Kinara Beach House,Privilege Resorts.
Travel Time: 7 hours via NH66
You will surely remember the time spent with your partner on the Ganapatipule beach, long after your honeymoon ends. The cool breeze and the pristine beach of this place are sure to captivate your senses and to have you experience each other’s love in the best possible way.
Attractions: Swayambhu Ganpati Temple, Jaigad Lighthouse, Jaigad Lighthouse.
Hotels/Resorts: Abhishek Beach Resort, Nakshatra Beach Resort, Madachya Banat.
Travel Time: Around 7 hours.
What could be a better place for the honeymoon than an undiscovered and unexplored coral beach destination like Tarkarli? Dominated by the ethereal charm of nature and the pristine white sand beach, it is the perfect location to get swayed away in each other’s arm. Moreover, this place offers exhilarating sports and activities such snorkelling, scuba diving, staying on a houseboat and parasailing to make your post-wedding trip even more exciting.
Attractions: Sindhudurg Fort, Malvan, Karli backwaters.
Hotels/Resorts: Babla Resort, Kinara Resort, MTDC – Tarkarli Resort, Blue Sea Resort, Darya Sarang Resort, Fantasea Beach Resort.
Travel Time: Around 10 hours.