Marriage could be the utmost happiness on earth but the pleasure and excitement of going on a honeymoon is beyond every delight. Honeymoon is the most beautiful phase of life when two souls celebrate the holy communion of love. With changing times, conventional thoughts and expectations relating to honeymoon have changed. The hitched lovebirds don’t just want to fly away to a beautiful location, shut the whole world out and enjoy some mushy moments with their beloved. But in addition to that, the newly-weds are now not treating it just as a romantic escape, but they wish to experience all that thrill and joy which can be preserved as a lifetime memory. They want to explore the world, indulge in adventurous sports and spend lavishly on their romantic outing. However, this leaves them with yet another overwhelming task: choosing the honeymoon destination.
While some prefer the sun-soaked beaches, others may like the snowy cliffs, some may want to explore the tropical islands, other may just want to get cozy with their beloved in a secluded private villa; the choices for honeymoon destinations in the world can leave all the newly-weds overwhelmed. To ease out your escape route, we have handpicked the top six honeymoon destinations in the world to suit every couple’s fancy. Have a look.
The picture-perfect tropical islands of Bali act as an ideal honeymoon getaway for all the newly-wed couples. This Indonesian island has world’s most beautiful beaches that are secluded from the maddening crowd. The golden sand and coral reef, crystal clear water and the blue sky give rise to the most amazing sunset that will spark your romance. The Sekumpul Waterfall, Tirta Gangga Water Palace, Uluwatu Temple, Mount Batur, and Goa Gajah are some of the must-visits places with your beloved. Book yourself a private villa with an infinity pool to enjoy the spectacular scenery that Bali offers.
What better place to enjoy the most romantic time of your life than the Capital of Love. The delectable French cuisine accompanied with the world’s best chocolate, cheese, and wine would set the mood for the most romantic meal ever. From enjoying the lovely view atop the Eiffel Tower to exploring artifacts in The Louvre to taking blessing at the Temple of Love, Paris will bring you two together in the most beautiful ways. Don’t forget to stop by the roadside cafes in Paris to enjoy a tête-à-tête with your darling.
An exotic getaway with your beloved in the white sand beaches of Maldives is the best way to begin the first chapter of your ‘happily ever after’. Maldives is lined with a number of resorts that offer water villas exclusively for the honeymooners. This tropical island nation will let you shut the whole world out to make your honeymoon unforgettable. You can either stay in one of the 30 wooden water villas of Baros that line the lagoon’s boardwalk or go for the Cocoa Islands to stay in charmingly simple dhoni-inspired villas. Other romantic activities in Maldives like underwater snoozing, private boat ride, sunset cruising, walk through the glowing beach, and couple spa would become even more romantic when you have your sweetheart by your side.
For all the couples who love snow, Zermatt in Switzerland is where you ought to go for your honeymoon. Your honeymoon would become perfect when you get to spend your days skiing in the snow and evenings cozying up in your partner’s embrace. You can sit by the fireplace in your suites with your beloved to warm up in the snowy city or enjoy the après-ski that your resort offers. Enjoy the scenic view of the world’s most photogenic mountain, the Matterhorn from one of the ski resorts in this city.
Honeymooners can never get over the charm of the tranquil and secluded beach. Bora Bora in French Polynesian is the stuff beachy honeymoon fantasies are made of. The white sand beaches, crystal clear waters and colorful fishes swirling in the coral reef with the picturesque mountains as a backdrop make the perfect destination for romantic honeymoons. Plan your stay in the overwater bungalows or the Four Seasons Resort to enjoy the mesmerizing view of Mount Otemanu across the turquoise lagoon while sharing intimate moments. Have a private beach for just the two of you, go for a couple’s relaxing massage or enjoy a romantic date in the poolside cabana with your sweetheart when in Bora Bora.
Whether it is Santorini’s white village perched on a cliff, the historical walks in Athens or the whitewashed houses on the island of Mykonos, Greece offers a dreamy setting for honeymooners to get them in the mood. The islands of Tinos and Naxos should also be on the itinerary to witness Greek beaches at their best. The thousand-odd Cyclades islands that are scattered around the Aegean will certainly make for an ideal honeymoon destination. Moreover, your romantic rendezvous in Greece will be blessed by Aphrodite, the Greek goddess of love.
These are the top six places that have made it to the list of the most amazing honeymoon destinations in the world. So, all the lovebirds out there have a look at this guide to perfect honeymoon packing and get ready to fly away to these beautiful places.
Palak Gupta is a budding entrepreneur with stakes in Matrimonialsindia.Com, an online matrimonial site trusted over by millions of brides and grooms. She also happens to be a keen writer and touches issues related to the institution of marriage, addressing concerns of those in pursuit of life partners and a happy married life.