5 of the Best Tropical Honeymoon Destinations In the World
Mar 17, 2015
After months of planning followed by one of the most magical days of your life, who can think of a better way to spend the next week than with your toes in the sand and a cocktail in hand? Tropical resorts consistently rank among the top honeymoon destinations for newlyweds, and we’ve gathered five of our favorite honeymoon spots from around the world to inspire your travel planning.
This small town on the southwest coast of Turkey is full of quaint charm. The waters are filled with handmade wooden boats bobbing at the marina, calling to honeymooners with the allure of a romantic day out on the sea. Bodrum is a beautiful place to explore culture, with the ruins of Ephesus nearby, as well as the Museum of Underwater Archaeology, right in town.
Pacific Harbour, Fiji
Fiji is renowned for its stunning beaches, beautiful warm climate, and unique relaxed island atmosphere. Think wide smiles, soothing melodies on string guitars, romantic dinners by lantern light, incredible snorkelling and diving in world renowned reefs, traditional massage in outdoor bures or simply snoozing away the afternoon in a hammock.
Nanuku Auberge Resort Fiji is set along the coastline of Fiji’s main island, Viti Levu, in Pacific Harbour. The quintessential South Pacific paradise, Nanuku is a sanctuary for relaxation and discovery with 18 Balinese-style suite and villa accommodations, innovative all-inclusive dining and a world-class spa and wellness center. Acclaimed for its blend of contemporary luxury and traditional Fijian culture, Nanuku perfectly fuses outdoor adventure with the Auberge standard of highly personalized service.
Anguilla, British West Indies
Located among the Caribbean islands, Anguilla boasts a casual beach lifestyle with rich culture and a unique low-key sense of sophistication. Stunning white beaches, turquoise seas and warm, year-round sunny weather has earned it acclaim as one of the “World’s Best Islands” by Condé Nast Traveler.
With a rich, 30-year legacy, Malliouhana has been regarded as one of the finest resorts in the Caribbean since its opening in 1984. The resort is built atop a panoramic bluff overlooking the Caribbean and reaching down to the white sands of Meads Bay and Turtle Cove beaches. The newly reimagined resort has re-emerged to blend modern amenities with the warmth and gracious hospitality of the Caribbean.
Mauritius is a fascinating slice of paradise. While the island is famed for its cobalt-blue seas, white sandy beaches and luxury hotels, it is also offers a diverse and interesting range of historic attractions, cultural sites, geographic variation and endless array of activities for the couple looking for relaxation and adventure.
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
Once a small fishing village, Cabo San Lucas, welcomes visitors with a blend of deep-sea fishing, championship golf, water sports, vibrant nightlife and a relaxed lifestyle only Baja, Mexico can offer. The beaches are protected by beautiful Land’s End, and activities include: jet-Skiing, banana boating, parasailing, snorkeling, kitesurfing, and diving.
Esperanza is tucked between two scenic bluffs on the Baja peninsula and boasts a world-renowned luxury spa in Cabo San Lucas, championship golf courses, secluded beaches and a vibrant nightlife. Named one of Travel + Leisure’s “World’s Best Resorts”, Esperanza is one of Mexico’s most beloved Cabo San Lucas resorts.