Choosing the perfect honeymoon destination is just as exciting as saying “I do,” and we’ve rounded up the crème de la crème of honeymoon locations for 2024. From tranquil beachside retreats to bustling cultural hotspots and adventure-packed wilderness escapades, our list caters to every couple’s unique style. Your married-life adventure is about to get a whole lot more exciting!
This place for old-school romance is the magnificent combination of mountains and deserts that would immerse you in romantic sensations if you’re considering where to honeymoon in September. The delightful monsoon weather in Venice, Sicily, Rome, and Capri makes them perfect for honeymooners.
2. Bora Bora
French Polynesia’s Bora Bora is famous for its volcanic views, blue lagoons, and sieved-flour sand. The island’s beautiful overwater villas complete the honeymoon image. It’s a tried-and-true formula for post-wedding fatigued couples.
Resorts here cater to newlyweds and go all out, unlike Hawaii and the Caribbean. Expect private island meals, personal snorkeling trips, and lavish spa treatments.
A honeymoon in this hermit kingdom in the Himalayas won’t disappoint you if you’re seeking something unusual. The tiny country of Bhutan is best known for keeping the outside world at bay due to the government’s steep daily tariff on international visitors.
The payoff is a realm of pristine peaks, rushing rivers, and mystical, forest-covered valleys, a breath of fresh air. Getting away from it all might mean a hike to the renowned for its sheer drop-off Tiger’s Nest Monastery, followed by a bath in a plunge pool with a view of the Himalayas—a calm sanctuary filled with monks, gongs, and incense.
4. New Zealand
A gorgeous and exciting honeymoon destination, New Zealand’s beaches, mountains, glaciers, and rainforests are ideal for outdoor-loving couples. Traditional Maori culture, modern arts, and gastronomy showcase the country’s cultural heritage. New Zealand offers honeymooners hiking, skiing, hot springs, world-class dining, and wine tasting.
This romantic destination’s warm residents enhance its attractiveness.
The Maldives are a group of 1192 idyllic islands surrounded by the clear blue waters of the Indian Ocean. Many private island resorts in the Maldives (only reachable by private sky planes) provide plentiful services and amenities that will make you and your heartthrob always want to stay in your overwater bungalow or ultra-luxe bungalow.
For those on a budget, flying into the vibrant capital of Male is surprisingly affordable, and you can catch public ferries from there to several islands. The resorts are impressive, even though they may not be as picturesque to photograph as other distant islands.
Renowned for its rugged landscape, this archipelago of 300 islands offers spectacular tropical beauty, kind hospitality, and cultural activities for honeymooners. Fiji is ideal for romantic getaways with its palm-fringed beaches, crystal-clear waters, and lush foliage.
Together, you can snorkel, island hop, get a massage, or relax on the beach. Its king indigenes, rich culture, and great food combine to make it a paradise. Fijian weddings and private dinners are available.
7. St. Lucia
North American sightseers love St Lucia’s eastern Caribbean location. This refined honeymoon getaway has loads of activities for everyone. Nature enthusiasts will adore the soaring mountains, clean water, white sand beaches, and dive locations full of marine life. The island’s luxurious resorts are perfect for leisure.
In southwest Asia lies this popular honeymoon destination for its gorgeous tropical beaches, pleasant climate, and unique culture. Couples may enjoy isolated beaches, vibrant cities, and historic temples in the country.
Thai massages, cuisine, and festivals add to the romantic ambiance. Luxury resorts and hotels with private villas, infinity pools, and gorgeous natural landscapes are also popular in the country, affording the seclusion newlyweds need to bond.
This province of Indonesia provides a stunning setting for any honeymoon visit with its imposing volcanoes and stone temples. You can reestablish your connection to nature, the outside world, and your new spouse.
Thanks to the undulating countryside filled with waterfalls and lush forests, the tranquil rice terraces of Ubud, the cliffside views at Uluwatu, the warm, soft sand of Sanur Beach, the morning climb up Mount Batur or the convenience of your all-inclusive beachside bungalow.
For honeymooners, taking stunning photos without filters is a must, and Tahiti is the ideal backdrop. This undiscovered location is well characterized by vibrant coral reefs and gentle sands that can tempt you to remain forever.
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Karee Blunt is a nationally syndicated travel journalist, focused on discovering destinations and experiences that captivate and inspire others through her writing. She is also the founder of Our Woven Journey, a travel site focused on inspiring others to create memory-making adventures with their loved ones. Karee is passionate about encouraging others to step out of their comfort zone and live the life they dream of. She is the mother of six kids, including four through adoption, and lives with her family in the Pacific Northwest. You can learn more about Karee on her about me page.