The Best Honeymoon Destinations Around the World
Seeking honeymoon destination inspiration? We’ve got you covered! Whether you’re after a bustling city break for a relaxing beach retreat, we’ve done the research for you! Read on explore our hand picked honeymoon destinations from around the globe!
1) The Hawaiian Islands
With waving palm tree’s, white sand beaches and warm ocean waters, it’s easy to see why the Aloha State is America’s honeymoon destination. Each of the 8 islands offer a variety of activities for the adventurous honeymooners including exploring active volcanoes, hiking sacred valleys, soaking in powerful waterfalls, seeing the island’s expanse by horseback and so much more.
Where to stay: Four Seasons Resort Lanai
2) California Wine County
One for the wine lovers! Explore the range of Napa and Sonoma Valleys honeymoon itineraries amongst the gorgeous vineyards whilst learning all about the various grapes. For old school Californian glamour, head to Napa Valley. However if you’re looking for a more farm-to-table vibe, you’ll love wondering through Sonoma.
Where to stay in Napa: Auberge du Soleil
3) Baja California, Mexico
If you love exploring the ocean and have always dreamed of swimming with Whale sharks this is the spot for you. Charming villages like Todos Santos caters to honeymooners looking to escape the crowds whilst San Jose del Cabo offers palm tree lines white sand beaches.
Where to stay: Villa Santa Cruz.
1) The Amalfi Coast, Italy
If romance was a postcard, it would most likely be a picture of the Amalfi coast. Expect picturesque cliff side Italian villages overlooking the glistening Mediterranean sea. Roam through opulent villa’s, dine at waterfront restaurants and gaze at towering seaside mountains. Loose yourself in unapologietic romance with historic towns like Positano, Amalfi, Ravello and the island of Capri are a stones throw away.
Where to stay: Le Sirenuse
2) Paris, France
Widely recognized as “the city of romance” Honeymooners enjoy arguably the world’s finest cuisine, wine, fashion and art. Pop the Champagne in one of the city’s stylish wine bars then drink in the views as you stroll along the Seine.
Where to stay: Villa Beaumarchais
3) The Cyclades, Greece
The Cyclades are a cluster of Greek islands with the most popular being the glamorous marble pathed cliff village of Santorini. The Cyclades boast the famous white cave houses with blue roofs and offer stunning honeymoon suites with private plunge pools paired with tantalizing Mediterranean cuisine and views of the Aegean Sea at every point, the Cycladic honeymoons are hard to beat.
Where to stay: Astarte Suites.
1) The Serengeti
If you’ve always dreamed about a wildlife safari in the Serengeti, why not use your honeymoon as a reason to tick it off the bucket list and splurge accordingly! Home to the “big five”, you’ll get the chance to see lions, leopards, elephants, buffalos and black rhinos up close and personal!
Where to stay: Singita Sabora Luxury Tented Camp
Get ingulfed in a totally unique desert oasis of luxury Riads, divine cuisine and colorful markets. Honeymooners can choose from stylish stays in cities like Marrakech, Fes and Tangier. Desert adventures in Aït Benhaddou, Ouarzazate and across the Sahara. Visit the blue city of Chefchaouen or the breezy surfer towns of Essaouira and Taghazout. Even mountain treks can include luxury stays at the base of the Atlas Mountains.
Where to stay: Ksar Char-Bagh
For the beach lovers! Walk along tropical palms waving over miles-long stretches of unspoiled soft white sands as you take a dip in the Indian Ocean as whales and dolphins swim past. You can even explore sand dunes by horseback under the setting sun.
Where to stay: Anantara Bazaruto Island Resort
1) Tokyo, Japan
A popular destination for foody honeymooners as Tokyo is home to numerous Michelin star restaurants. Taste the world’s freshest sushi and finest rice wine and whisky. Hear the call to spend wild evenings singing karaoke – a true Tokyo experience. Sink into deep relaxation in any of Tokyo’s many luxury accommodations from modern skyrise hotels to boutique ryokans.
Where to stay: Mandarin Oriental
2) Chiang Mai, Thailand
Experience the beating heart of Thailand’s Northern Kingdom. Isolated within the mountains, Chiang Mai feels entirely different than the islands of the South. You’ll experience authentic culture by sampling local dishes at night markets (try the Northern Thai curry, Khao Soi) and strolls through the old city’s ancient temples.
Where to stay: Rachamankha
3) The Maldives
The picture perfect, dreamy honeymoon destination. With it’s turquoise waters and powder white sand beaches, it’s the ultimate destination for honeymooners who are looking to slow down and relax. Wake up in one of the iconic over-water villa’s and spend the day swimming in the warm waters of the Indian ocean alongside turtles and other marine life and end your day watching the sun set with a pina-colada in hand – does it get much better?
Where to stay: Anantara Veli Maldives Resort