So you have finally decided to start a new journey with someone. This is a huge deal- a new life, with new hopes, new dreams, also a new set of bitter-sweet moments. But whatever it is, you will have someone to share them with. You want to benchmark this event in your life (also, secretly wishing it to be the talk of the town!). And trust me, it is not just girls who dream to have a fairy-tale wedding. But why to look beyond the borders when India houses some of the best places for destination weddings. Listed below are six exotic places where you can make your wedding a cherished event in the truest sense.
- Oberoi Udaivilas, Udaipur:
You must have had glimpses of this place in Yeh Jawani Hain Deewani. Oberoi Udaivilas is an exquisite site for a dream-like wedding. Located in Udaipur, Rajasthan, the palace is a sight to behold with its sprawling courtyards, majestic gardens, numerous beautiful fountains and large pools. And the exquisiteness doesn’t limit only to the exteriors. Inside the palace, you would find walls adorned with intricate frescoes, wall hangings, beautifully crafted artifacts and domes. You need to take a boat ride across Lake Pichola to reach the regal site. The food options offered here will make you feel no less than kings and queens.
- Umaid Bhawan, Jodhpur :
Located in Chittar Hill, the highest point of Jodhpur, this marvelous palace is spread across 26 acres. It has seen some of the best royal weddings. The golden-hued sandstone structure is maintained partly by the Taj Group to keep the age-old heritage of India and the royal culture of Rajathan. The lush gardens, the exquisite murals, delicately prepared cuisines are what attracts people from across the world. No wonder why it got the name of best hotel in India in the Annual TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards.
- Jai Mahal, Jaipur:
Jai Mahal, maintained by the Taj Group of Hotels, is a 270 year old fort with Indo-Saracenic influence reverberating from its walls. This is no less a masterpiece spreading across 18 acres of landscaped Mughal gardens. Located in the heart of the Pink City of India, Jai Mahal is L-shaped to provide majestic views from all parts of the building. The high domes, beautiful chandeliers, crystal chiseled mirrors- all speak royalty and prestige.
- Neemrana Fort, Alwar, Rajasthan:
The fort has been singing the heritage of the Royal families of rajasthan since 15th Century. It is sitting atop the Aravallis and the views it provides are breath-taking. The fort was refurbished to a luxury hotel only a few years back and currenty houses all modern amenities you would need. surely you will be aawestruck by the lavish cuisines, architectural marvels in the inside of the fort and lots of entertainment options.
- The Leela Resort, Goa:
Located in south Goa, Leela Resort would be the best spot for a destination wedding by the sea. Gazing at the Arabian Sea, the resort is a blend of Vijayanagara and Portuguese architecture. The exotic outdoor locations is what attracts the about-to-wed.
- JW Marriott Walnut Grove Resort and Spa, Mussorie:
It is nestled in the Queen of the hills, enclosed by walnut and apple trees. Nothing can beat terrace view of hotel. Wouldn’t it be lovely to tie the knot with your beloved with the hills being the witness of your communion? The decor is wooden and laden with vintage looks with all the modern facilities for a comfortable stay for the guests.
Wedding is one of the biggest leaps in life. Make it exciting and happening and let it remain etched in your memories.