Go for a Picnic near Choral Dam
Spend some time with your date on this lovely long drive from the city to the Choral Dam. The Choral river carved its way through the majestic mountains since ages to give us some spellbinding waterscapes. Just the idea of being around flowing water is so romantic, that a dreamy weekend picnic on the banks of this river with your loved one will make your heart swell with joy.
The dam also has a bungalow & enticing garden setting. Undoubtedly, it's one of the best romantic places in Indore for couples.
Timings: Open all day, visit this place in monsoons when the dam is full.
Entry fee: No entry fee.
Distance From Indore Railway Station: 41 km.
Location: Choral Dam, Mhow, Indore, Madhya Pradesh.
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Get Romantic Couple Shoot at Rajwada
Located near the Krishnapura Chhatris, this seven storied structure shows a fine example of royal grandeur and architectural skills.
Rajwada palace exhibits a blend of Maratha and Mughal architecture. The palatial structure will leave you spellbound for sure. The entrance itself is beautiful with lofty archway and a giant wooden door covered with iron studs.
Alongside the architecture, the statuettes and the temple with soft devotional music, this place is a must in our list of the picturesque places to visit in Indore for couples.
Timings: All days of the week except Monday, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM.
Entry fee: INR 10 per person.
Distance From Indore Railway Station: 2.4 km
Location: M.G. Road | Krishnapura Chhatris in the Main Square, Indore.
Get Lost in the Nature at Ralamandal Wildlife Sanctuary
Ralamandal Wildlife Sanctuary is the oldest wildlife sanctuary in Madhya Pradesh and it has different species of amazing birds and other wildlife. It also doubles up as one of the popular romantic places in Indore.
You'll both be delighted to see a number of beautiful birds and amazing plantation like Eucalyptus, Bamboo, Chandan, Teak, Babool, Saja and many others. Turn around and you'll be greeted with a lot of beautiful wildlife like rabbits, deer, and different types of other animals.
Don't worry about riding yourself down. You and your special someone can hire a bike or a car from the park. Or you can move around the park by enjoying the ride on the back of a camel.
Timings: 9 am to 6:30 pm.
Entry fee: INR 60.
Distance From Indore Railway Station: 9kms
Location: Ralamandal, Indore, Madhya Pradesh.
Enjoy a Romantic Walk at Pipliyapala Regional Park
If you're craving for some leisure time along with beautiful scenery, then you will love the regional park along the banks of Pipliyapala Lake. One of the places to visit in Indore for couples, Pipliyapala park has some very beautiful gardens like the Mughal Garden and French Garden which add to the beauty of the already mesmerizing place.
The mesmerizing lake at Pipliyapala Regional Park is fitted with a couple of jet fountains and lights which make it an unmatched sight which is not to be missed at the nighttime.
Timings: All days of the week, 11:00 am - 9:00 pm.
Entry fee: INR 25 per person for adults, INR 10 per person for children.
Distance From Indore Railway Station: 6.4kms
Location: Near Choithram Square, Indore, Madhya Pradesh.
Go on a Romantic Dinner at Chef’s Alcove Restaurant
Get ready to have a romantic evening at this beautiful restaurant. It's one of its kind places, simply because of at least 10 different cuisines! Spanish, Mexican, Lebanese, Italian, Thai, Swiss, Indian, Chinese, Burmese etc. can all be ordered here and the range of drinks (non-alcoholic) is not short either.
There are many romantic places in Indore but this self-service restaurant is famous for its casual dining in an open area, with wooden chairs, tables, and colourful plastic cutlery with orders being taken on a slate. The menu here is scribbled on a blackboard with colourful chalks which adds up to the unique charm you'll feel in the air, maybe a bit of love too.
Not only the ambience and friendly atmosphere of this place is perfect for couples but also the owner of this place is the main chef and he makes sure every dish comes tremendously close to perfect. You'll love a very unique dessert here called the 'Browffle' which is a superb combo of brownie & waffle.
Timings: 6:30-11pm, Monday closed.
Average Cost: It costs INR 800 approx for two people.
Distance From Indore Railway Station: 16kms
Location: M2, Jhumar Ghat, Opposite Dental College, Rau, Indore.
Where to Stay: Indore has some of the best resorts for couples to enjoy a day out.
Go for a Long Drive to Mandu
While talking about the places to visit in Indore for couples, one can not leave out this site of extravagant festivities built under the Mughal rule. A true testament of love and romance between Prince Baz Bahadur and Rani Roopmati, this Palace is heaven for lovers who come to visit it.
The Jahaz Mahal in Mandu looks like a ship that’s about to sail, as if it's floating over its own reflection, looking over at Mandu's long, rich and varied history.
There are several vegetarian restaurants which serve delicious South Indian, Chinese and local dishes, the Mandu cuisine itself is unique. Whether it's the kebabs, bhutte ki kees, mawa-bati or the khoprapak and malpua, your taste buds will thank you for them.
Timings: All days of the week, 6:00 am - 7:00 pm.
Entry fee: INR 5 per person for Indians, INR 100 per person for Foreigners, INR 25 for Video Cameras.
Distance From Indore Railway Station: 95kms
Location: Jahaz Mahal, Mandav, Madhya Pradesh.
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Spend some time at Treasure Island Mall
Treasure Island mall will give you not only a great branded shopping experience but also a huge choice of shops, restaurants/cafés, food-court, multiplex cinema, and service outlets too. Also known as 'TI' among Indoreans, this mall has been completely renovated after it was closed for more than 9 months, and was re-opened partly in December 2015.
The food court offers a variety of choices and excellent time pass for you and your special someone. It's what gives this a special place among the places to visit in Indore for couples. It's retail outlets have a nice balance of both western and ethnic clothing.
Timings: 10 am to 10 pm.
Entry fee: No fees
Distance From Indore Railway Station: 1.4kms
Location: 11, M.G. Road, South Tukoganj, Indore, Madhya Pradesh.
Spend some time together Exploring Lal Bagh Palace
One of the most prominent examples of Holkar era architecture in Indore is Lal Bagh Palace. This three storey building was used for hosting royal receptions. Its main gate looks like that of the Buckingham Palace and the rooms are built in the European Rococo style.
Feel like a king (and take your queen's hand) as you pass through the black giant royal gate at the entry point. This exquisite Palace is the perfect place for those evening strolls with your beloved. The grandeur and the beauty will make you feel like love's in the air, again.
Timings: 10:15 am-5 pm, Monday closed.
Entry fee: 10 INR
Distance From Indore Railway Station: 3.9kms
Location: Nai Duniya, Revenue Colony, Indira Nagar, Indore, Madhya Pradesh.
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Enjoy leisure time at Meghdoot Upvan
Meghdoot Upvan is one of the oldest gardens in Indore and serves as a haven for nature lovers and lovebirds. Though very old, it is kept in excellent condition till this date. Whether it's the lushness of the landscaped garden or the twinkling fountains seemingly dancing for you, this place is an unmatched treat for your senses.
Meghdoot Garden is one of the most loved and prettiest parks in the city, with good reason. Relish the evening breeze with your beloved and get lost in the beauty of nature.
Timings: 5 am to 9 pm.
Entry fee: INR 5 on weekdays and INR 10 on weekends.
Distance From Indore Railway Station: 5.3kms
Location: Near Mangal Merry Land | 4 Km From Palasia, Indore, Madhya Pradesh.
Have a coffee at Mangosteen Cafe
Get ready to have your senses tickled with this roof-top cafe. Both of you will find that this cafe has everything it takes to be people's favourite. This pretty cafe is themed with an environmental touch and decorated by using recycled materials, which gives it a great ambience and romantic setting.
If your date likes art, here is a good news. Mangosteen café also promotes artists for painting, photography, and music. This cafe also organises screenings for cricket and soccer matches, and also the foosball game for hardcore sports fans. Like we said, there's something here for both of you.
You'll both be licking your fingers after you're done with the chef's favourites here. They've got Pastas, Sizzlers, Iced-Tea, Burritos, Coffee, Burgers, Paneer Bullets, and Chocolate-Bombs to give you a time of your life.
Timings: 11 am to 11 pm.
Entry fee: No entry fee.
Distance From Indore Railway Station: 2.6kms
Location: 4/5, 5th Floor, Pushpratna Solitaire, New Palasia, Indore, Madhya Pradesh.