January: Santorini, Greece
Couples who are searching for romance will love visiting the incredible island of Santorini in Greece. The cool and comfortable temperatures set the stage for lots of fabulous sightseeing, and the island certainly boasts a number of incredible architectural and historical landmarks. Since January is typically the low-season, couples will get to save money and take advantage of the empty beaches, which is why Santorini is such a romantic and secluded destination for a honeymoon. Click here to learn more about the top honeymoon destinations for January.
February: Port Antonio, Jamaica
Port Antonio is one of the lesser-known destinations on the tropical island of Jamaica, which is why it is such a wonderful spot for a February honeymoon. Rather than fighting the crowds at the major ports where the cruise ships pull in each day, couples in Port Antonio will be able to enjoy long stretches of white sandy beaches and nearly empty resorts. Newlyweds will especially love the refreshing waters of Blue Lagoon and the incredible restaurants offering beachfront locations and views over the ocean. Here are some additional honeymoon destinations for the month of February.
March: Halong Bay, Vietnam
Newlyweds whose idea of the perfect honeymoon cruise involves something more traditional than a giant ship with thousands of passengers are often intrigued by the idea of a traditional cruise in Halong Bay. This destination in Vietnam is one of the natural wonders of the world, which is thanks in large part to the 2,000 islands and rock formations in the bay. The weather is not too hot or humid in March, and visibility is perfect for taking in the breathtaking scenery. This link will take you to more of our best March honeymoon destinations.
April: Cebu, Philippines
The island of Cebu is one of the top honeymoon destinations in the world because it provides newlyweds with stunning beaches, tropical warm weather, incredible mountains, ample shopping opportunities and a vibrant local culture. Although couples can spend their time touring the historical landmarks, most newlyweds are content to spend their days relaxing on the warm beaches and partaking in the fun recreational activities. Snorkeling, scuba diving, deep-sea fishing and sailing are all great ways to bond with a spouse and enjoy the beautiful scenery of this Filipino island. Click here for some other top honeymoon destinations that are ideal for the month of April.
May: Dalmatian Coast, Croatia
During the summer months, crowds flock to Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast in order to enjoy the warm weather, the beautiful beaches and the incredible architecture. In May, however, prices are still low and the beaches are not yet crowded, which is why the area is ideal for a romantic honeymoon. Couples will have the chance to indulge in fresh local seafood, hike along the beautiful coastline and stay in either luxury resorts or authentic local inns. To read more about the best honeymoon destinations in May, click here.
June: Alaskan Cruises
Alaska is an incredible scenic destination throughout the year, but cold temperatures in the winter mean that most honeymooning couples stay away. In June, however, the weather is comfortable and the visibility is at an all time high, which makes it perfect for couples who want to combine the luxury of a cruise with the scenery of an incredible destination. Along with delicious cuisine, amenities and spas on the ship, couples on an Alaskan cruise can enjoy chances to explore the amazing wilderness and even spot the local wildlife. More June honeymoon destinations can be found here.
July: Florida Keys
Couples who want a dream tropical honeymoon without a lot of international travel can escape to the incredible destination of the Florida Keys. From the stunning beaches to the laid-back atmosphere, there is no shortage of possibilities for romance and intimacy on a honeymoon. In addition, the weather in July in the Florida Keys is always hot, which is perfect for those newlyweds who want to spend time by the beach or pool, soak up the stunning scenery and indulge in a refreshing cocktail or two. Click here to read more about other incredible July honeymoon destinations around the world.
August: Turks and Caicos
Although some couples try to avoid Caribbean destinations during the summer months for fear of rain or hurricanes, Turks and Caicos is actually outside of the Caribbean Sea, and it is a beautiful destination that is perfect during August. There is no shortage of recreational activities available for newlyweds on their honeymoon, and things like golfing, scuba diving and surfing are all fun new things to try while on vacation. For exceptional food, couples can head to the many luxury resorts or to the capital city of Providenciales, which boasts local seafood as well as gourmet international fare. For more amazing August honeymoon destinations, click here.
September: Tallinn, Estonia
It’s easy for couples to feel like royalty in the middle of a fairytale when spending a honeymoon in the beautiful medieval city of Tallinn, Estonia. Although the warmth of summer is fading in September, the temperatures are perfect for sightseeing, and the city typically boasts lots of sunshine. Couples exploring Tallinn will have the chance to admire the opulence of the Kadriorg Palace and the beauty of the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, but the real romance happens when sipping a glass of wine at a sidewalk cafe in the stunning city square. Follow this link for more incredible September honeymoon destinations.
October: Hong Kong, China
Hong Kong is one of the most fascinating cities in Asia, and it manages to perfectly blend Chinese culture and western modernity in a way that always impresses travelers. Whether couples want to enjoy a cocktail on the rooftop bar of a skyscraper, hike through the mountain trails on Lantau Island or sit back and enjoy the ride on the tram up to Victoria Peak, they certainly won’t be disappointed. Hong Kong is also home to a number of luxury hotels, gourmet restaurants and world-class spas for plenty of pampering on a honeymoon. For more on the best October honeymoons, click here.
November: British Virgin Islands
While many of the islands in the Caribbean Sea have become inundated with tourists and no longer feel authentic, the British Virgin Islands still boast pristine shorelines, uncrowded beaches and a more traditional vibe. In November, the British Virgin Islands are still gearing up for the peak season, which means that couples on vacation here can enjoy warm weather without lots of other tourists nearby. Newlyweds can scuba-dive, snorkel, try deep-sea fishing or just admire the beautiful British colonial architecture found through the island. Keep reading to learn more about top November honeymoon destinations.
December: Bora Bora, French Polynesia
Some of the most common honeymoon wish-list items are a private overwater bungalow, secluded beaches, incredible scenery, crystal clear waters and lush green jungles. On the island of Bora Bora in French Polynesia, newlywed couples can have all that and more on their honeymoon. The island also boasts lavish accommodation choices, amazing gourmet restaurants and upscale spa treatments. Here are a few more of the best honeymoon destinations for December.