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The 5 Best Honeymoon Destinations in the World

 Are you newlywed looking for some exciting honeymoon destinations? We have listed the top five places that you can visit for an epic honeymoon getaway.

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Traveling and seeing the beauty of nature is one of the most rewarding things one can do. But when you get a chance to travel with your significant other, the trip becomes even more beautiful. Agreed, you and the special person in your life will most likely plan lots of big and wild expeditions over the years, probably with kids. But the first post-wedding safari is epic.

A honeymoon vacation gives you the time to enjoy time together after all the hard work that comes with planning a wedding. The honeymoon also sets the tone for other trips the married individuals take in the future. For this reason, you should pull all the stops to make sure your honeymoon will be as immersive, relaxing, and enjoyable as possible. But which are the best honeymoon destinations in the world?

1.      Bali, Indonesia

Bali is an island province in the heart of Indonesia, surrounded by the warm waters of the Indian Ocean. It is covered with lush foliage and the lovely pace of island life, making it the perfect destination for the just marrieds.

The city’s budget-friendly accommodations, exotic places, and temples, incredible views and warm, kind-hearted people have made Bali a dream honeymoon destination.

The wondrous island has won dozens of awards including being named one of the Top 10 Overseas Destinations of 2017 by the World Travel Awards. Some of the fun things to do during a honeymoon trip in Indonesia include:

       Visiting the Prambanan and Borobudur Temples

       A trip to the scenic Banyu Wana Amertha Waterfall

       Enjoying game drives at Kelimutu National Park

       Exploring Indonesian Museum Nasional, and

       Visiting the Neka Art Museum

2.      Paris, France

Paris is a romantic city that can make you fall in love with your new partner all over again. It provides the most beautiful backdrops for the deepest confessions, thanks to famous structures like Louvre Museum and Eiffel Tower.

The city’s fascinating culture and local cuisines make it a haven for romance but don’t take our word for it. France was voted as the Most Romantic Destination in 2013 (World Travel Awards), while Paris scooped the Most Romantic Destination in 2014 honors at the Lonely Planet Magazine India Travel Awards.

It is advisable to visit Paris in spring or fall (April to June or September to November) when the prices are low, tourists are few, and the weather is favorable. Some of the romantic things that you can do during your honeymoon vacation in Paris include:

       Touring the Louvre art and lover museum

       Exploring the Temple of Love.

       Visiting the Notre-Dame Cathedral and exploring its charm

       Visiting the Luxembourg Garden - the hotspot of romance

       Visiting the Le Mur Des Je T’aime - the Wall of ‘I Love You’s’

3.      Male, Maldives

The Maldives is an island nation in South Asia and is one of the best honeymoon destinations in the world. A honeymoon in this region is everything you would ever dream of, including world-class resorts, a diverse marine life, sparkling turquoise waters, blue skies, and white-sand beaches. 

Maldives was awarded the Best Honeymoon Destination accolade by the Luxury Lifestyle Magazine Reader’s Travel Awards in 2018. The state also won the World Travel Awards’ Indian Ocean’s Leading Honeymoon Destination in 2019.

The best time for a honeymoon trip in Male is between November and April. It is often crowded between December and March. The Northern atolls experience heavy rainfall from May to November while the rainy season in the southern atolls falls between November and March.

Male offers a wide range of romantic activities for new couples including:

       Diving, island hopping and a romantic massage

       Underwater snooze, submarine ride, and boat ride

       Hiking, photography, and fishing

       Windsurfing and swimming

       Treasure hunting and a visit the national museum

4.       Masai Mara, Kenya

Masai Mara Game Reserve is a world-famous wildlife safari destination that boasts all the African Big 5 (lions, elephants, buffaloes, rhinos, and leopards), the big cats, and over 450 avian species. The reserve boasts an utterly romantic and awe-inspiring setting that ensures you step into the marital journey with intimate and exciting experiences.

While at the Mara, you can go for a hot air balloon safari, morning and evening game drives, walking safaris, cultural tours in a Maasai Village, and walking safaris. How about bush dinners? Night game drives?  I will bet Mara’s quintessential savanna landscapes and excellent lodges and camps will excite you.

The accommodation options in Masai Mara are recognized for offering the best Spa in the region, with Mara Bushtops winning the 2019 World Luxury Spa Award. Masai Mara also won the African’s Leading National Park award from 2013 to 2018 in a row.

The best time for a honeymoon vacation in Masai Mara is during the dry season between July and October. This period also coincides with the Great Migration. Some of the key highlights of a honeymoon safari in the Mara include 

       Sundowner, bush dinner, hot air balloon ride, and champagne breakfast in Masai Mara Reserve

       Game drive in the reserve

       A tour of Maasai village

       Visiting the Kenyan beaches and islands at the Coast

        Boat rides in various Lakes like Naivasha and Nakuru, and more.

5.       Victoria, Seychelles

Seychelles is a stretch of water in the Indian Ocean with 1154 island and is renowned for its monumental luxury and romantic beauty. The region is among the best honeymoon destinations and is a favorite for Indian couples.

It provides everything you would wish for during a honeymoon, including carnival-like spirit, glimmering beaches, heart-warming locals, delicious delicacies, and exquisite beauty. 

Seychelles won the World Leading Honeymoon Destinations awards at World Travel Awards in 2016.  The best time to visit Seychelles is April, May, October, and November. The weather is favorable, and there are fewer visitors.

The region offers a wide range of romantic activities including:

       A pristine reef that you can explore 

       Snorkeling with turtles

       Watching endemic bird species

       Visit Vallee de Mai National Park

       Relaxing at the beach

In Conclusion

The above list gives you just the five best honeymoon destinations in the world. The trick is to work with local travel agencies that offer trips to these regions, just like you would work with reputable betting websites like BetAmerica when gambling on football odds.

You can also book your trip with internal tour providers who operate vacations to these regions such as ajkenyasafaris.com, anbeyond.com, thomascook.com, and more.

Would you like to comment?

  1. Those places are not just your run of the mill honeymoons. I have not heard about a few of those places but they seem to be once in a lifetime excursions.

  2. I haven't traveled outside of the USA, but I want to someday. These looks like wonderful places to visit and honeymoon.

  3. I would be happy with any of these places. My husband and I eventually made it to Hawaii like 10 years AFTER we were married.

  4. Hands up I would take any of these locations. They all sound absolutely stunning and such incredible places to go for a honeymoon.

  5. What an excellent list of the best honeymoon destinations in the world! I love all of your ideas, if I had to travel for my honeymoond I'd be totally lost on which one to chose. They're all so lovely.

  6. Nikki Wayne2:02 AM

    I would definitely choose Seychelles if I had the chance to have a luxury honeymoon. Hehe

  7. It's too late for my honeymoon but I would like to visit all these destinations during my life!

  8. These all sound amazing! Paris is my #2 dream vacation. We did a Caribbean cruise for ours 10.5 years ago and it was so much fun.

  9. This is a great list! I would love to visit them all, especially Bali.

  10. Any of those would be amazing for sure. Paris is my number one place. I haven't been, but it's the first on my list. I would love to visit someday.

  11. Nathalie Vorche (porbesnathalie@gmail.com)8:45 PM

    These are cool places and satisfying view to see. Good for couples who wants to spend a vacation with their love ones

  12. Oh these lovely places! I would be up for a trip to any of these! Great list!

  13. These sound like great destinations. We got married on the Mayan Riviera, which was perfect for us. Lots of relaxing but also many places to explore.

  14. I always wanted to go to Bali for the honeymoon. It's amazing place, so romantic and beautiful.

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  16. All of these travel destinations are on my bucket list. I agree they would make fantastic honeymoon destinations.


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