Kashmir, Jammu & Kashmir Shimla, Himachal Pradesh

Valentine's Day is around the corner and most of us consider it to be an occasion just for the love birds. It is all about expressing your love to someone special and that could be anyone you share that unique bond with.

Why look around when you already have those two amazing souls inside your home, your parents. The ones who stood beside you through thick and thin, the people who raised you. This Valentine’s Day dodge the Valentine's Day date ideas with just your partner and instead take your whole family on a date, yes, a date at a holiday destination! Here are the top destinations you can take your parents to this Valentine's Day. 

Kashmir, Jammu & Kashmir

It is not every now and then that you get an opportunity to journey with your parents, so consider making it a trip to remember by heading north to Kashmir. Transport them to a world so magical and let them loose themselves to this heaven on earth. Get a family photo clicked against the stunning backdrop of alpine peaks and tin-roofed village houses for you to take home and get framed. Do take them for a surreal Shikara ride across the dreamy Dal Lake. A visit to an apple orchard and a few of the must-see attractions are sure to make them feel elated.

Where to Stay in Kashmir – Kashmir Houseboat and RK Sarovar Portico

Shimla, Himachal Pradesh

Delight in the joys that multi-generational travel brings, journey with your parents to Shimla, the bustling capital of Himachal. Offering the desired leg-room to relax & unwind, this captivating spot is sure to feast their eyes with scenic views they haven’t witnessed before. Have a great time exploring archaic bungalows, churches, and museums dating back to the British era. Taking a walk will be pleasant even if it calls for a bit of huffing and puffing uphill. Don’t miss to buy them a bunch of amazing curios from the lively bazaars. Together celebrate valentine's day by presenting your parents with a string of unforgettable holidays.   

Where to Stay in Shimla – Club Mahindra Naldehra and Club Mahindra Mashobra

Udaipur, Rajasthan Gangtok, Sikkim

Udaipur, Rajasthan

Udaipur tagged as ‘the most romantic spot on the continent of India’ by Colonel James Tod would be an ultimate spot to explore with your parents this valentine's Day.  Pamper them with royalty, take them for an elephant safari making for a truly elusive sightseeing experience. Together enjoy wandering past timeless Havelis, splendorous palaces, and heritage properties. Hop in for a languid boat ride across Lake Pichola and soak in the Udaipur’s utterly romantic setting. No other way would be better than travel, to reconnect with your parents.

Where to Stay in Udaipur – Club Mahindra Udaipur

Gangtok, Sikkim

There is a lot more to valentine's Day than the exchange of flowers, gifts, and cards, you will best know this while you go places with your parents. Escape from the city’s hum-drum, head over to Gangtok, and sink in the happy-go-lucky atmosphere. Together enjoy tripping to Mt. Kangchenjunga, the third highest mountain in the world. Barge into an array of restaurants to sample local delicacies and share stories over food. Who knows you might end up learning a brand-new side to your parents? 

Where to Stay in Gangtok – Club Mahindra Gangtok and Club Mahindra Baiguney

Khajuraho, Madhya Pradesh

Old age is a beautiful phase do what it takes to make it the most enjoyable time for your parents. Discover with them the wonders of World Heritage-listed temples of Khajuraho. If history is the subject that intrigues them, this trip is going to bless them with an experience of a lifetime. Lace-up your walking shoes and explore this town famed for the world’s finest temple art. Let them ostensibly spend a day spotting out mammoth historic edifices featuring stunning stone carvings. Regale in the pleasure that discovering new places with your parents brings. 

Where to Stay in Khajuraho – Bundela Resort, Khajuraho

Khajuraho, Madhya Pradesh Alleppey, Kerala

Alleppey, Kerala 

Treat your parents to the most mesmeric and relaxing experiences at Alleppey set in God’s own country. Make their valentine's day memorable by taking them on a houseboat ride across shimmering Kerala’s backwaters. Float past quaint villages, toddy shops, booted canoes, and banks fringed with greenery. Nothing would be more fascinating than gazing at the wonders of nature and experiencing together such a paradisical place at a leisurely pace. 

Where to Stay in Alleppey – Ramada Alleppey

Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu

Rejoice in the most special bond with your parents, take them to Rameswaram one of the holiest places in the country dating back to the 16th to 18th century. Gift them the chance to shun their worries and let them find solace at the spiritual pavilions. Apart from the visual treat that it offers, this sacred shrine is sure to fill them with contentment and will infuse them with a new spirit to live life.  

Where to Stay in Rameswaram – JKR Resorts & Spa, Rameswaram

Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu Diu, Daman and Diu

Diu, Daman and Diu

Watch the sun go down from a sandy beach and spend a little time chit-chatting while the waves kiss the shores. Diu is sure to be an idyllic spot to be merry and make memories. Trip to this place only to reward your parents with natural charms. Set off to uncover Diu’s dramatic terrain characterizing rocky coves and limestone cliffs. Vivid as this destination is while journeying across this spot have fun capturing cultural vestiges of European colonizers, crumbling Portugues churches, and villas.

Where to Stay in Diu – Azzaro Resorts & Spa

There would be nothing more apt than making your parents feel loved this valentine's day. Making your way to these holiday destinations is going to be perfect for your already strong bond as a family. Valentine’s Day is about reveling all kinds of love and unarguably, your parents will remain your first love, forever.

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