Whether you are planning your honeymoon or a romantic trip with your loved one, there’s no paucity of interesting options. This Valentine, you can delight your partner by springing a romantic surprise. Whether you prefer to head to a hill station or a relaxed beach holiday, here are some great romantic getaways to make this Valentine truly special.

Riverside Destination: Dindi

If you love boating, then the Godavari river is a great way to do it, either during the day or under a starry night. A feast by riverside is a splendid way to enjoy the river experience, soaking in the beautiful lights at night and the warmth of your partner’s company. Make your Dindi getaway magical by heading to the Coringa Wildlife Sanctuary, and wake up to the beautiful sunrise. The Kakinada island is another option to experience Dindi in a different dimension.

Experience the Goan Charm

Hot Air Balloon

Goa will never fail to surprise you in terms of the sheer number of locales to spend time with your loved ones. Nothing could be more romantic than a Hot Air Balloon ride with your love on Valentine’s Day in Goa. From 400 feet to 900 feet in the air, you and your love in a wicker basket will get uninterrupted 360-degree views of Goa and yes, a moment which would last a lifetime. This is probably one of the most unique and romantic experiences a couple can have in Goa.

Go to the Serene Nilgiris


The best way to beat the summer in the plains is to head out to the Nilgiris and Ooty in the state of Tamil Nadu. Blessed with abundant natural beauty and a variety of flora and fauna, Best time you’re writing March to June (Valentines if February), although Ooty is pleasant at any time of the year as the weather stays cool. Make sure you can go to Doddabetta to enjoy panoramic views and to soak up the chilly ambiance. Don’t forget to visit Avalanche Lake and visit the chocolate factory in Ooty. Indulge in a special chocolate making activity on this special day and rekindle the romance on a sweet note. Feast on mesmerizing views of the valley or just ask for a special dinner under the stars while you stay at Sterling Ooty – Fern Hill

Escape to Darjeeling

If you love sipping a refreshing cup of tea with your loved one amidst sprawling hills and beautiful valley views, Darjeeling is the place to go to. Wake up to the mesmerizing views of Kanchenjunga only at Sterling Darjeeling or hop on to the quaint toy train to see the snow peaked mountains at their beautiful best. A trip to this hill station is incomplete without sampling its varied and delicious cuisine, washed down with the legendary Darjeeling tea.