Who does not cherish to enjoy and celebrate honeymoon in one of the most popular and best honeymoon destinations around the world? Everybody does! Everybody wants to make their honeymoon special, memorable, spectacular, and most romantic possible. The world is beautiful and there are so many stunning honeymoon destinations around the world that it is always a difficult job to choose one. If you are newly married and planning for your dream honeymoon, consider one of the following 12 best honeymoon destinations to make the experience unique, romantic, exciting and unforgettable:
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12. CRETE, GREECE
The Greek island of Crete is a hub of excellent architecture and spectacular art. The landscapes of Crete include miles of sandy beaches; snowcapped mountains split with deep gorges and honeycombed caves; olive groves and vineyards. The island is rich in culture, traditions, archaeology and arts. Choosing Crete as your dream honeymoon destination, you can spend your private time with your beloved on Elafonisi beach which is known for its pink and white sand. You can admire the famous Balos Lagoon; ride the Happy Train from Elounda to Plaka; and explore the archaeological treasure of Crete. So, Crete can offer you a well-balanced honeymoon as it has a great combination of art, architecture, beaches, small mountain villages and stunning lagoon.
11. LOS CABOS, MEXICO
Los Cabos is another premier honeymoon destination with around 350 days of sun a year, plenty of world-class luxury resorts, striking beaches, endless opportunities for water-sports and adventures, and an amazing nightlife. You can enjoy swimming with your beloved on the pool of your honeymoon resort, go on exploring the island on a cruise ship (if you are lucky enough you can spot a humpback whale), take part in some beach sports and live your dream in your own way. Staying in one of the luxury honeymoon resorts placed in spectacular natural landscape in Los Cabos, you will have the fulfillment of your dream honeymoon. This is in fact a regular vacation destination among many Hollywood celebrities including Britney Spears, Leonardo DiCaprio, and Jennifer Aniston.
10. TURKS & CAICOS ISLANDS
In recent years, Turks & Caicos Islands have become hugely popular as a honeymoon destination for having a light-hearted atmosphere, colorful coral reefs, blinding-white sand fringed by sparkling blue water, great opportunities for luxury cruising, and wonderful holiday resorts and hotels. As it boasts of the longest coral reefs in the world, you can expect to have world-class scuba diving facilities. This is in fact a network of 40 small, beautiful islands with stunning landscapes. In your honeymoon in Turks & Caicos Islands, you can expect to enjoy its wonderful nature, go diving to view the spectacular and colorful coral reefs underwater, visit Turks & Caicos National Museum where Christopher Columbus first docked his ship in the Western Hemisphere, and more. All these unique and exciting experiences easily bring Turks & Caicos among the best honeymoon destinations around the world.
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9. ST. LUCIA
Caribbean islands are always a good idea for any kind of vacation and St. Lucia is always one of the best destinations when it comes to a Caribbean holiday. St. Lucia is one such honeymoon destination where you can stay on an island of your own. In fact, it is a cluster of islands with many isolated islets in the vicinity with super romantic and natural atmosphere. You can expect to enjoy your private time in your own way in spectacular natural setting with all the facilities and amenities you need. You can take part in plenty of water sports, explore the islands, climb atop a volcanic mountain and experience the Caribbean culture and nightlife.
Anguilla is another spectacular Caribbean destination with a warm embrace of sunshine, abundant plant life, clear blue waters, white sand beaches and world-class holiday resorts. You can expect to experience wonderful local music, great food, pampering, and peace in your stay in this wonderful destination in the Caribbean.
7. PARIS, FRANCE
Paris is often mentioned as the “City of Love”. Paris is in fact a destination that offers endless opportunities for romance and is a perfect honeymoon destination. In your honeymoon in this dream city, you can explore the most popular Paris attractions such as the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre Museum and more, enjoy its wonderful nightlife, dine in some of the most romantic restaurants in the world and go shopping, attend a life concert, and more. Paris is always ready to make your honeymoon as memorable and enjoyable as you can think of.
Fiji is a country of 333 islands with sparkling cobalt-and-white shores and rain forests. You can be sure that it is not just another pretty beach destination; it surely is much more than that. The main islands are mountainous and the landscapes will look like they have been taken out of a fairy tale. The extraordinary hospitality of its people is another important reason Fiji is very popular as a holiday destination. If you choose Fiji as your dream honeymoon destination, you can expect to get surprised seeing its natural landscapes, stay in world-class resorts, experience unique spas, taste some unique cuisines, take part in plenty of water-sports and more. Thus, Fiji is always one of the best honeymoon destinations around the world.
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5. BALI, INDONESIA
Bali is often referred as “Isle of the Gods” for its majestic beauty. It has been one of the best Asian destinations for couples with every element necessary to have a romantic holiday. Its landscapes boast of white sandy beaches, lush green and unadulterated forests, volcanic mountains, and small beautiful villages. In your dream honeymoon in Bali, you can stay in one of many world-class resorts in Bali; enjoy the sunrise and sunset at the beaches, take part in exciting water-sports, taste local cuisines, climb a small mountain and go exploring some temples and similar archaeological treasure Bali has.
4. HAWAII ISLANDS
If you are looking to enjoy and celebrate your honeymoon in the United States, there can’t be a better honeymoon destination than Hawaii. Most Hawaii islands such as Mahi, Kauai, Hawaii, Lanai, and Molokai are known for their superb environment, volcanoes, beaches, and remote locations. Exploring these islands can be an experience of lifetime with absolutely no clue what is going to surprise you next. Although Hawaii is the fourth in our list of best honeymoon destination, it has every ingredient to be the best.
3. BORA BORA
Bora Bora is a little paradise in the French Polynesia known for its iconic over-the-water bungalows, a luminous turquoise lagoon, crystal clear water and wonderful weather. Selecting Bora Bora as your dream honeymoon destination, you can expect to go on 4 X 4 Jeep Safari, Scuba Diving, Aqua-Bike Adventure, parasailing, and a Private Romantic Sunset Champagne Cruise. Swimming across your over-the-water bungalow too can be a great experience. It is a regular vacation destination for many celebrities including Justin Bieber, Dllen Degeneres and Leonardo DiCaprio. All these attributes make Bora Bora third in our list of best honeymoon destinations around the world.
The smallest country in Asia is full of surprises with over 1200 beautiful islands in the Indian Ocean. Maldives is always one of the best luxury travel destinations in the world with all the giant hotel and resort brands competing with each other. Many islands in this small country are owned by specific hotel and resort brand and the entire islands serve as a resort with everything so very romantic and spectacular. Staying in one of these wonderful private island resorts, you can have best out of your honeymoon. You can go scuba diving, surfing, take a Maldivian massage and spa, go cruising, and see the relatively unspoilt and untouched beauty of Indian Ocean.
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1. SANTORINI, GREECE
Santorini is at the top of our list of best honeymoon destinations around the world for its spectacular 360 degree views, amazing small villages of Oia and Fira, unique architecture and colorful streets, exclusive food and wine, world-class luxury resorts, and stunning beaches. Santorini is often referred as the most beautiful island destination in the world. Choosing Santorini as your dream honeymoon destination, you can expect to enjoy some of the best days of your life in one of the most beautiful location in the world.
Let us know in the comment which among these best honeymoon destinations is your favorite and which other destinations should have been included in this list.