Tips For Destination Wedding In Kerala

Kerala, blessed with a scenic, verdant terrain is an ideal location for Destination Weddings of all types and sizes. A multitude of spectacular venues here can cater to different kinds of weddings from quiet private and family celebrations to the more elaborate festive affairs depending on personal preferences and budgets as well. However, every step of wedding planning demands attention in general, more so when in not in home territory, or far from home. We do believe your wedding planner is well versed with the nuances of arranging a destination wedding in Kerala, but you too will need to be prepared.

Here are few things to consider when organizing a wedding in Kerala.

  • Location / Theme
    • You sure are going to be spoilt for choice when it comes to deciding on the location/ theme for your wedding. The several beaches, backwaters, hill stations, island resorts, posh hotels, luxury houseboats or the more religious venues, themes are literally aplenty.
    • Once the theme is decided, compare the different venues and facilities on offer to pick one that most appeals to you and of course meets the purpose as well.
    • Kumarakom on the Vembanad Lake, Varkala, Allepey, Kovalam, Kochi, Trivandrum, and Munnar are but a handful of picturesque spots most suited for a wedding.

Wedding In Kerala backwaters

  • Weather
    • Nestled between the Western Ghats and the Arabian Sea, Kerala is the first port of call for the annual south-west monsoons starting June.
    • Although the rainy season is interspersed with mild sunshine, think twice before planning a wedding here during the monsoons.
    • It could however prove a wonderful experience if the crucial portions of the wedding ceremony is held indoors
  • Welcoming Guests
    • The wedding venues here are fully equipped to ensure that your guests are comfortable during their stay in Kerala.
    • You can arrange for your guests to be chauffeured to the wedding venue or accommodation, or better still, opt for a cruise along the backwater in case the venue is accessible via waterways.
    • Pre or post wedding group trips to wildlife sanctuaries, hill resorts, spice plantations, the several temples, or churches is a great way to make your wedding in Kerala more memorable and eventful for the guests.
    • Your friends and family can also catch up with the much needed relaxation at one of health spas or Ayurvedic centres!

Welcoming Guests - Wedding in Kerala

  • Logistics
    • Excellent connectivity, infrastructure and service providers make it possible to organize all types of weddings here.
    • From venue decorators, caterers and florists to photographers, priests and wedding ministers, service providers add a professional touch to the wedding celebrations.
    • Make sure you check with your wedding planner or the event manager at the venue regarding the options available.
    • It is even possible for you to arrive at the venue via houseboat or on elephant-back should you opt for it.
    • Traditional wedding arrangements spanning a royal welcome by an array of decorated elephants, traditional music and dance, and choicest of local and international cuisine are also arranged on request.
  • Wedding Costs
    • It is but natural for wedding expenses to overshoot the budget; however make sure the money is well-spent.
    • And it is okay to research and compare quotes to ensure you bag a good deal.
    • While here, why not consider a romantic Honeymoon tour in Kerala? The land qualifies as one of the most popular honeymoon destinations across the world. Most of the resorts along the coast have their own private beaches for guests. Cruising the backwaters on a houseboat is a great way for newly-weds to spend quality time with each other. Verdant hill stations interspersed with waterfalls and valleys also make great honeymoon destinations.
    • Opt for a wedding package that includes a honeymoon trip to a local destination of your choice should you wish so.

Select a suitable venue, depending on the number of guests, the type of wedding, the theme and the other facilities you expect to avail on the special occasion of your wedding.  Stay in touch with the event manager or wedding planner at the venue during the countdown to the event make sure that all arrangements are in place to host the wedding as planned and guests well taken care of. Do watch out for any public events, holidays or celebrations that can play truant!

A Glimpse of the Magical Sikkim

While we all carve for love, peace and serenity, what if someone assures you a place that has all of them? The answer is obvious; you will definitely wish to know about that place! Well, if you are really looking for such an amazing place, you must pack your bags as soon as possible and head towards the north-eastern part of India. And to be more precise here, you should visit Sikkim!

Nestled in the lap of the awe-inspiring Himalayas, it is one of the most beautiful and charming destinations in the Indian tourism map. Jotted with numerous cliffs and peaks, evergreen forests, wonderful lakes, gurgling rivers and sacred monasteries, Sikkim tourism is also among the most sought after tourism options in the country.


While in this magnificent state, you can avail the various Sikkim tour packages and explore its opulent beauty. Irrespective of with whom you are visiting or the reason of your trip, you will always find ample of opportunities to get acquainted with the enchanting charm of the state. However, for the leisure seekers, honeymooners, adventure junkies and culture lovers, Sikkim tourism simply proves to be a blessing of Mother Nature.

Sikkim tour packages takes you to places like Gangtok which is the capital city of the state and is fringed with several natural marvels. Nestled in the Eastern Himalayas, here you can enjoy cable car rides, river rafting, mountain biking and several other adventure activities. Next on the list are places like Yuksom which serves as the origin of several enthralling treks, Nathu La Pass; one of the highest motorable pass in the world, Lachung; a famed winter destination, Ravangla which is known as a bird watcher’s paradise, and many others.

rumtek monastery

Monasteries like Tashding, Rumtek,Enchey, Pemayangtse, Phodang, Dubdi and otherswithin the state is also an important part of the Sikkim tour packages and offers immense mental peace during the visits. The nature lovers can visit the gorgeous lakes like Tsomgo, Menmecho, Khecheopalri, Karthok, Samiti, Green Lake and several others.

The adrenaline junkies can embark on several enthralling treks and enjoy Sikkim tourism at its best. Some of the most sought after treks are Dzongri Trek, Green Lake Trek, Sikkim Kanchenjunga Trek, Singalila Trek, Tosar Lake Trek and many more. Other adventure options within the Sikkim tour packages include mountain biking, paragliding, camping, rock climbing, white water rafting and others alike.

Romance with the ‘Venice of the East’ Or ‘Kashmiri Venice’

If one has to witness heaven on earth, they must visit Jammu and Kashmir! And while in this gorgeous state, if you miss out Srinagar, your Jammu and Kashmir tour will never be complete! The ‘Summer Capital’ of the state, this charming city, with its miraculous beauty is often referred as ‘Venice of the East’ or the ‘Kashmiri Venice’.


Standing graciously at an elevation of 1,585 metres, Srinagar boasts of being one of the most scenic and picturesque destinations in J&K. Located on the banks of the alluring Jhelum River and cossetted by the Zabarwan Mountain Ranges as the backdrop, this stunning city in J&K plays an amazing host to its visitors.

Jotted with scenic mountains, captivating lakes, verdant gardens, colourful fountains and several places to visit, Srinagar tourism showcases the perfect blend of fantasy and frolic moments. In addition to the bucolic beauty and appeal, Srinagar’s diversified history, culture and warm hospitality also attracts a large number of visitors every year; it is in fact one of the best producers of dry fruits and indigenous Kashmiri handicrafts.


Adding more to the enchanting beauty, Srinagar showcases a pleasant climate all-round the year. Though the city mainly welcomes summer and winter, temperature always remain below the average level and is considered to be ideal for Srinagar tourism. Also, during the winters, the city wears the undisputed shade of white and attracts winter sports lovers from across the globe.

Among the many different offerings of the various Srinagar tour packages, Dal Lake, Shalimar Bagh, Shalimar Bagh, Nishat Bagh, Chashme Shahi, Pari Mahal, Nagin Lake and Indira Gandhi Memorial Tulip Garden makes for some of the must visit spots or locations. Most of these places are unique in their own ways and should not be missed while enjoying the charm and allurement of Srinagar tourism. To note here: Dal Lake among is one of the major landmark of the city; shikara rides or houseboat stays in this lake is a must have experience!


whether you are a nature lover or a cultural buff, seeking leisure or merry moments, planning you honeymoon trip or simply looking for an eventful vacation, Srinagar tour packages will keep you engrossed in fun-frolic and exciting moments. Even for the adventure junkies looking forward for Srinagar tourism, they can indulge in thrilling activities like Himalayan excursions and trekking, and quench all their yearnings for thrill and excitement!