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The Best Honeymoon Destinations: Romantic Getaways for Newlyweds 

Your wedding day is likely one of the greatest and most memorable days of your life, but it can also be a somewhat overwhelming experience. Following the large amount of preparation and organization that is required to make your big day perfect, your honeymoon offers the chance to relax and enjoy the start of married life with that special someone.

With this in mind, choosing the right destination for you and your new spouse is essential. 

Everyone is different, and while some may want to do nothing more than soak up the rays on a Caribbean beach, others may opt for a culture-filled trip in Europe. No matter your preference, A Way To Go Travel is here for you, and can help create customized honeymoon vacations that will provide you with memories to last a lifetime.

We’ve put together a list of some of the best honeymoon destinations, helping to give you all of the information you need when choosing yours. 

Bora Bora

Over water bungalows with steps into amazing lagoon

Topping the list of popular honeymoon destinations is the stunning island of Bora Bora. Tucked away in French Polynesia, Bora Bora provides unrivaled luxury and indulgence all under the watchful eye of a beautiful extinct volcano that sits above the location.

Bora Bora provides the best of both worlds, and as well as allowing you  to spend your days lounging on its gorgeous white beaches, the destination is famed for its stunning turquoise lagoon where guests frequently embark on scuba diving expeditions.    


Hammock and sunset

One of the most remote destinations on the planet, the islands of the Maldives can be found in the Indian Ocean and offer one of the most luxurious honeymoon experiences in the world. The independent nation is made up of 26 islands, some of which are completely private. 

This destination is the ultimate place for relaxation, from sunbathing on its tranquil beaches to relaxing in opulent overwater villas and bungalows that are commonplace here.. Plus, its vibrant coral reefs are bustling with wildlife making snorkeling and scuba diving popular activities. 


Beach access on a Tropical Island

Go surfing near the Mamanacu Islands, get up close and personal with manta rays and enjoy relaxing couples massages (perfect for newlyweds) with a honeymoon to Fiji. 

The South Pacific offers a range of top honeymoon destinations but Fiji is undoubtedly one of the best. With more than 300 islands to explore, you’ll have the opportunity to truly immerse yourself in bula culture while also taking plenty of time out to relax on its wonderful shores. 

St Lucia

St Lucia Caribbean, woman on vacation at the tropical Island of Saint Lucia

If you don’t want to travel huge distances but still require hot temperatures and stunning beaches, then St Lucia is the place to be. The Caribbean welcomes a whole host of American visitors each year, with many opting for the beauty of St Lucia. 

Surrounded by magnificent mountains and beautiful beaches, there are many luxury resorts located throughout the island where you can relax, take in the views, indulge in geothermal pools, and much more. 

Amalfi Coast 

Amalfi coast. Italy. Italian culture. Tyrrhenian Sea. Summer

Offering one of Europe’s most picturesque shorelines, the Amalfi Coast in Italy is a unique honeymoon choice that is perfect for those looking to immerse themselves in the culture of the region while also taking some time to relax.

Home to 13 different towns and a range of colorful villages that are largely accessible on foot, you’ll spend your days relaxing on beaches or taking a boat trip before enjoying a romantic candlelit dinner at one of Amalfi’s numerous Michelin-starred restaurants. 


The snow covered village of Hallstatt in the Austrian Alps

If scorching temperatures aren’t your thing, then Austria is a hidden gem of a honeymoon destination that also offers a wonderful experience for newlyweds. Located in the heart of the Alps, Austria has one of the oldest cultures in Europe and there is so much to see and do.

From taking to the slopes on a skiing trip to experiencing the remarkable Austrian opera, the list of activities is endless.      


White church in Oia town on Santorini island in Greece

Greece is a honeymoon destination that is, in many ways, tailor-made for newlyweds. 

From taking in the ancient wonders of the capital city, Athens, to exploring some of the nation’s many islands like Santorini, Mykonos, Corfu, and more, Greece is always an extremely romantic destination thanks to its beautiful sunsets, breathtaking views, and delicious food and drink options that include numerous wineries.  

The Bahamas 

White sand beach in Nassau, Bahamas

The epitome of paradise, The Bahamas is another Caribbean destination that is popular among newlyweds – and it’s easy to see why. With its luscious white, sandy beaches, stunning clear blue waters, and range of luxurious resorts, it’s the perfect place to begin married life. 

The country is made up of more than 700 coral islands with only 30 inhabited, so paying a visit to this stunning destination is a great way to forget the stresses of everyday life and make unforgettable memories with your loved one.


Sunny Day in Montego Bay, Jamaica

Jamaica is another Caribbean country that has been popular among American tourists for years. 

Whether you want to experience the hustle and bustle of Kingston, go snorkeling in the glistening waters of Negril or relax in any of the beach resorts at Montego Bay, the island has something for everyone. 

While there, you can also sample some of the nation’s delicious dishes, enjoy a spa session on the beach, or simply spend your days topping up your tan. 


tropical palm trees and telephone booth, perfect beach, Dickenson Bay, Antigua

Another Caribbean highlight is the island of Antigua which boasts glorious sunshine, tasty cocktails, and, of course, stunning beaches where you can relax on sandy shores or take a dip in crystal-clear waters. 

Also surrounded by wonderful coral reefs, you can embark on aquatic activities like snorkeling and scuba diving, or even go kite surfing if this is more your style.


No matter what kind of honeymoon you’re looking for, the expert travel advisors here at A Way To Go Travel are always here to help. We’ll tailor every aspect of your trip to your specific needs and preferences, helping plan a trip that will last forever in your memories. Plus, we’ll take care of all of the organization, including arranging flights, accommodation, activities, and more, so you only need to focus on enjoying your honeymoon. For more information, contact our team of expert travel advisors today. 

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