Choosing where to go on your honeymoon can be really difficult. You want to make it the trip of a lifetime as you may never get to do this again, so you need to make it count.
Let I Do help with our favourite honeymoon destinations you simply have to visit.
You hear about this quite often as one of those dream holidays with the most beautiful white sandy beaches you’d ever see. Well why not make the Maldives your once in a lifetime trip? You can stay in wooden lodges that stretch out into the sea, so when you wake up in the morning, your view is blue ocean as far as the eye can see. Now all you need to do is decide which of the coral islands to stay on; we think it should be Maafushivaru, rated best for couples by Kuoni.
Ever thought about a trip to Disney for your honeymoon? You’d be surprised how many couples jet away to the magical kingdom after their wedding. Check out Universal Studios, pop by the Hard Rock Café and go wild in Disneyworld on all the rides! Make it one to remember by staying in a Disney hotel! If you or your partner are Disney fanatics, then you might have just died and gone to heaven!
Want to be immersed in culture at a million miles an hour? Then Tokyo is the perfect honeymoon for you. If you love the fast-paced lifestyle with a never-ending supply of gourmet style foods you’ve never seen before, then this is the epitome of the best honeymoon ever! Go in search of animal themed artisanal coffee shops where you can share your drink with a resident fluffy pet. Visit the Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden with its 144 acres, and check out the Tokyo National museum for some of Japan’s most stunning art. If that’s not enough, you can even watch a sumo-wrestling tournament at Ryoguku Kokugikan; the place for sumo!
For a super romantic getaway, Hawaii is hard to beat. It’s sunny all year round, so it doesn’t matter when you go, as you can enjoy the pristine beaches at any time of year. Maui is famous for its sunrises, so take a drive to Mount Haleakala and grab the perfect spot next to the one you love to watch the sun rise on a new day. Sounds perfect to us! If you’re more the active type, go snorkelling and discover some of Maui’s native sea species. You’ll see some of the most tropical and colourful looking sea-life you may see in your entire life.
Amalfi, Tuscany or Venice; take your pick! Any of these gorgeous locations scream romance while you and your newlywed jet away to Italy for your honeymoon. The Amalfi coast has unspoilt beaches and stunning medieval architecture, so if you’re up for a spot of exploring, there’s plenty to see. Venice is also famously known for its gondola rides through the Grand Canal, and what could be more romantic than lazing with your partner as you sail through the sights of historic buildings with the smells of Italian cuisine floating up your nostrils. Time for gelato!
Filled with warm lagoons, coral reefs and white sand beaches, you know you’re in for a real treat with this resort. Welcoming locals will make you feel at home here in your own slice of honeymoon heaven Enjoy a dinner cruise on the open seas and watch as the sun sets over the pacific. Get the adrenaline pumping with a day river rafting in the Upper Navua River, then relax with a massage treatments at the Beba Spa. Go on a rainforest zipline adventure and visit the 200 year old Navala village. This honeymoon has the perfect mix of action packed and cultural sights to make it the trip of a lifetime.
An exotic location, Marrakesh is set amongst the Atlas mountain foothills in the South West of Morocco. Take in the culture, sights and enticing spicy aroma as you explore this stunning place. Taste authentic street food like cous cous and tagine and drink the super sweet famous mint tea as you absorb the relaxed atmosphere, Marvel at snake charmers, musicians, magicians and dancers and really enjoy a journey of the sense. Take a day trip to the Atlas mountains and drink in the beautiful valleys and gorgeous that await you.
PortAventura World is a non-stop action theme park and resort in Salou for the active couple looking for fun on their honeymoon. It reportedly has the world’s tallest roller coaster, so you know you’re in for the ride of your life! They also have world cuisine, so you can enjoy food of the Mediterranean, Chinese, Mexican, and many more. There is so much to do, you won’t get bored, but if you fancy a change of scenery and want to explore a little further afield, take a day trip to Barcelona, which is only a short ride away. A little romantic break away from all the action, this is perfect to the thrill-seeking couple on their honeymoon. It’s also ideal if you’ve decided to honeymoon as a family, with the theme park catering for children too.
Your Favourite Destination
Is there a place both you and your partner have a kinship with? Or is there somewhere you have both always wanted to go, or did you meet on holiday and it holds special memories for you both? This has to be high up your list for your honeymoon as the one place you both need to go. Whether it’s the temptations of Las Vegas or the Blue Lagoon in Iceland, or even if it’s a UK destination that close to your hearts, your joint favourite destination is tough to beat for celebrating your new life as a married couple.