Now that the big day is over and you are officially joined together in wedded bliss, it’s time to go on a special vacation where you can enjoy each other’s company in a beautiful and exotic setting. Your honeymoon is a wonderful time when you can relax and spend some quality time with your sweetheart, as well as an opportunity to travel somewhere amazing.
As soon as you start researching your honeymoon before wedding, it becomes clear: There are thousands of amazing places you could go to to make your honeymoon extra special.
So where should you travel on your honeymoon? Here are ten fantastic places that honeymoon couples will absolutely love:
If you and your spouse love nature and wildlife, you will really enjoy a honeymoon in Kenya. Stay in a luxurious lodge in the wilderness and enjoy comfort and style while you are surrounded by vast plains populated with zebras, lions, gazelle and wildebeests. Get up early and go on a game drive at dawn, you will have a much better chance of spotting animals as the sun comes up.
Kenya also has a gorgeous coastline, so you can spend a portion of your honeymoon relaxing on a tranquil sandy beach. Why not book an excursion to go fishing or diving? Whether you enjoying trekking, water sports, swimming or other activities, there will be plenty to do on a honeymoon in Kenya.
Bora Bora in French Polynesia offers the type of idyllic beach paradise that honeymooners all over the world daydream about. Luxury bungalows on stilts over turquoise water, soft white sand beaches, coral reefs populated by swirling schools of fish… it’s an absolute tropical paradise.
The luxury resorts in Bora Bora have a lot of practice in dealing with honeymooners, so they know exactly how to make your stay as special as possible. For example, at the St. Regis Bora Bora Resort there is a “romance concierge” who is able to organise all aspects of your special getaway including champagne on your terrace or your own personal fireworks.
Do you and your spouse prefer hiking in the mountains to lounging on the beach? You will love Aspen, tucked into the majestic mountains of Colorado and surrounded by unspoiled wilderness. This destination offers some of the world’s best skiing in the winter and thrilling hiking and mountain biking in the summer, as well as superb dining, luxurious resorts and great entertainment all year round. Active couples will be in heaven if they choose this alpine playground in the Rockies for their honeymoon destination.
If you both get excited about everything from mountains , beaches to backwaters then a holiday in Kerala which is known as Gods Own country is the best destination to go for your honeymoon Plus, you just know there will be authentic Ayurveda massages!
Munnar and Thekkady offers a great combination of activities — from tea garden walking to horseback riding and wild life sanctuary and Alleppey offers houseboat stays in traditional Kerala houseboats known as Kettu Vallams. Kerala also has famous beaches like kovalam , Varkala and Marari — and Kerala has resorts which offer luxurious vacation-style relaxation, with comfortable rooms, heated pools, and great-tasting spa cuisine.
Friendly people and an incredible diversity of landscapes await you in New Zealand, making it among the best honeymoon destinations for an active couple seeking a memorable honeymoon. Sunbathe on the tropical beaches of the North Island or ski in the mountains and visit glaciers on the South Island. Go on fishing trips on beautiful lakes, try whitewater rafting down raging rivers or hike alongside volcanoes – there’s so much to see and do on these amazing islands.
New Zealand is also one of the best wine destinations in the New World, so why not take a vineyard tour in the countryside of Marlborough. Also, take the opportunity to learn more about the Maori people and their culture by attending a traditional “hangi” meal – cooked underground using hot stones. These events often include traditional Maori music and dances.
Cancun has a lot to offer honeymooners, including soft white sand, lush green rainforests, ancient Mayan ruins and stylish all-inclusive resorts. It’s not the place to go if you are looking for the authentic Mexican experience – it mostly caters to tourists. However, if you want to relax, soak up the sunshine and enjoy great nightlife, shopping, golf, spa treatments and activities like snorkeling, parasailing and jeep tours, this is the place. Cancun is designed for your pleasure, fun and relaxation, so if you want to simply chill out for a couple of weeks after the busy chaos of organising a wedding – you will love Cancun.
Bali is one of the best honeymoon destinations in the world has attractions like Nusa Dua, Scuba Diving & PADI, Bali Zoo, Bali Bird Park & Reptile Park, Ubud’s Monkey Forest, Bali’s Marine & Safari Park, New Kuta Green Park and Waterbom Waterpark. Bali is known as the Island of the Gods and offers great beaches, wonderful natural sites to visit and explore, colorful ceremonies,countless waves for surfing and and gifted artists and is an ideal destination for anyone seeking a variety of experiences
Koh Samui, Thailand
Ko Samui is a large island in the Gulf of Siam and one of the most popular honeymoon destinations in Thailand. There are a number of truly gorgeous resorts on the island and many of them offer private beaches and bungalows or villas with views of the ocean. Spend your mornings trekking through the rainforests or visiting temples, your afternoons lounging on the beaches and your evenings sipping cold beer and dining on delicious Thai food. This is also a popular destination for those who like scuba diving, as the south of Thailand has crystal clear water and excellent coral reefs.
What could be more romantic than slowly gliding on a gondola through the canals of Venice with your special someone? This Italian city is certainly enchanting and it’s a wonderful place for a honeymoon. Overflowing with charm, history and elegance, Venice is the ideal setting for long meandering walks with your darling. Go ahead and get lost within the narrow twisting streets and bridges, you never know what lovely little cafes, restaurants, art galleries and boutiques you will discover as you aimlessly wander the city.
Quebec City, Canada
Charming and historic Quebec City is a fantastic honeymoon destination. It has a European charm and at times you will feel like you are walking through the cobblestone streets of a city in France, yet it also offers welcoming Canadian friendliness and is surrounded by gorgeous rugged wilderness. You can find plenty of great hotels here, whether you are looking for an old fashioned inn or a modern hotel with all of the conveniences.
You can stroll through the streets and check out the many boutiques selling everything from fine art to clothing and antiques. Or, take a romantic horse and carriage ride tour through the oldest part of the city.
These are just eight of the best places in the world where you and your true love can spend your honeymoon. So, where in the world would your dream honeymoon be?