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13 Honeymoon Destinations for Romance
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13 Honeymoon Destinations for Romance

Let’s face it: With the hustle and bustle of work, planning for days off, and finding care for pets and/or children, preparing for a wedding can be stressful. 

But remember that your honeymoon will be the real icing on the cake – something that will live forever in your heart.

At Riverdale Travel, we have specialists who can assist you in planning that memory of a lifetime. When you’re in love, you want to share every unique experience in an extraordinary way. Take a look at our list below, which gives an overview of 13 romantic honeymoon destinations you’ll come home to boast about! 

These destinations reach every corner of the world and coordinate with any post-wedding date. No matter your travel style and budget, be sure and contact us when you’re ready to explore your honeymoon options! 

1. Bali, Indonesia

In southeast Asia, Bali is known as the “Island of the Gods” and is a haven for romantic ventures. 

This destination suits honeymooners seeking versatile activities, such as hiking through lush jungle forests, strolling hand in hand on some of the most pristine white-sanded and black-sanded beaches in the world, or dancing the night away in Bali’s spectacular night scene. 

2. Tulum, Mexico

You can sample a variety of romantic activities in Tulum, such as lounging out on tropical beaches, snorkeling at the nearby aquatic theme park, swimming in a natural sinkhole, or touring the Mayan ruins in Mexico – which makes for an impressive historical trek site of its kind. 

End the fun-filled day with a fulfilling meal and a tropical drink toast to one another at the Gitano.

3. Turks & Caicos, Caribbean

Turks and Caicos in the Caribbean offers everything that you could want in a honeymoon destination: stunning beaches, turquoise waters, quaint and romantic beach bungalows or five-star luxury resorts and spas, and world-class restaurants. 

Explore the many water activities or have a waterfront romantic dinner.

4. Italy

In Italy, they say, “Veni. Vidi. Amavi.” 

We came. We saw. We loved.

Here are a few heavenly spots: Amalfi, where the mountain road leads from one picture-perfect spot to another; Tuscany, with its history and fascinating geography, to go horseback riding through vineyards in the Tuscan countryside, or ride in a hot air balloon. 

And last but not least, Venice, where the two of you can ride a gondola or visit an ancient opera house and watch a romantic ballet or a live Opera show.

5. Paris, France

Le grand amour is in the air! Whether you’re proposing in front of the Eiffel Tower or taking your honeymoon in this city of romance, this European destination has much to offer, especially plenty of fine dining options. 

The Louvre is a place you must visit on your honeymoon – one of the largest museums in the world and one of the best sightseeing places in Paris. 

6. Santorini, Greece

Dreaming of a honeymoon made by the Greek gods? Santorini, with its breathtaking scenery, white-washed buildings, jagged cliffs, azure Aegean Sea, and enchanting hotels, makes for one of the world's most luxurious and romantic honeymoon spots.

7. Napa Valley, California

A romantic jaunt to California's wine country might be the perfect honeymoon getaway for couples looking to sample wine, take in beautiful views, and experience world-class dining. 

Spend days touring vineyards or opt for a cozy ride on the Napa Valley Wine Train for scenic views.

8. Maui, Hawaii

Maui is the perfect destination for couples in search of a beach vacation filled with unique activities. 

Check out snorkeling at Black Rock on Kaanapali Beach, view hidden parts of the island on a helicopter tour, and view the waterfalls.

9. Whistler, British Columbia, Canada

A great way to bond on your honeymoon is on the ski slopes of Whistler and Blackcomb mountains in British Columbia. Be assured this destination is a romantic fairy-tale! 

If you booked a wintertime wedding, this might be right up your snow alley. Gaze at the snow-capped trees, or stroll through the picturesque “snow globe” Whistler Village. And don’t forget to take pictures of each other’s snow angels!

10. St. Kitts, Caribbean

Another perfect honeymoon destination in the Caribbean with its laid-back vibe and the rainforest-coated mountains invite adventurous day trips, such as boarding the St. Kitts Scenic Railway, which takes passengers on a journey through the stunning Kittitian countryside.

Or gaze at the picturesque white, gray, and black sand beaches – ideal for suntanning or walking along together, dipping your toes in the quiet surf. 

11. St. Lucia, Caribbean

Because of its beauty, St. Lucia in the Caribbean has won several honeymoon destination awards. You and your new partner can spend hours enjoying the sun and the fun of the Caribbean in St. Lucia!

If you want to enjoy white sand beaches and crystal clear water, St. Lucia is the place to be. There are plenty of luxurious resorts in St. Lucia, with relaxation and wellness spas to get a massage or facial. 

If you want to get a little groovy, St. Lucia has dancing in the streets, Caribbean beats, and tons of seafood. 

And if you’re the adventurous type, you can explore waterfalls, snorkeling or scuba diving, or the beaches and hiking trails. 

12. Fiji

Fiji is a beautiful archipelago off the court of Australia and New Zealand. It consists of about 300 islands and 5400 islets. There is plenty of marine life, beautiful water, and plenty of adventures to be had by the newlyweds. 

If you love diving, then Fiji is the place to go. It is famous for the Great Astrolabe Reef, which is about 60 miles long. No matter your skill level, divers can explore parts of this reef and experience the beauty of an underwater ecosystem. 

You can also relax on many different beaches, check out the waterfalls, and even swim with sharks if you really want to. 

For an extra thrill, check out the many cliff-jumping opportunities in Fiji, where you can jump off cliffs next to a beautiful waterfall. 

13. Greece

Greece is a beautiful place to visit for a honeymoon. There are plenty of Mediterranean foods, villas, beaches, and historical sites for you to explore. 

The lovely island of Santorini is also a popular destination, with many slick boutique hideaways for you to enjoy. Whether you want to be around people or bask in your newlywed love, you can do both in Greece. 

Spend some cozy time away on one of the many islands or hang out in popular cities like Athens or Kavala. 

Experience the wonder of walking through these ancient cities, where so much mythology and history was born. 

Meet Your Honeymoon Destination Specialists

Of course, you don’t want to hastily plan your romantic honeymoon. This is the ideal time for the two of you to connect and share your mutual love that will last a lifetime. Allow Riverdale’s expert travel consultants to assist in your planning and provide a quote for you with any budget in mind. 

Whether you choose a beach destination or not, just let us know where your interests lie in honeymoon destinations and travel styles. We’ll handle the rest, so you won’t worry about a thing!  

Be sure and contact us today!

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