Luxurious Island Honeymoon Destinations
Imagine for a second – soft sand between your toes, clear emerald water as far as the eye can see, a cool sea breeze surrounding you as the warm sun hits your skin – sounds idyllic doesn’t it? Here’s a list of some of the world’s top island honeymoon destinations where your imagination turns into reality.
Bora Bora, Tahiti
Famed for its over water bungalows, Bora Bora exemplifies true island paradise. Perfect white sand beaches are bordered by breathtakingly clear waters where schools of coloured fish are at your fingertips. The perfect environment for romance, Bora Bora boasts vivid scenery for couples to explore with each resort experts in tailoring activities for couples to choose between. There are a host of experiences couples can enjoy on and off the water, or if instead you prefer to lay by the water and unwind Bora Bora is the perfect escape. The best time to travel to Bora Bora is during the dry season from May to October.
The most popular island in Greece, Santorini has it all; stunning beaches, delectable cuisine, spectacular scenery including an active volcano and ancient architecture. Honeymooners are treated to many moments where you’ll have to pinch yourself to believe it’s real including grand sailing trips on Santorini’s deep blue sea and wine tastings unlike any other. Explore archaeological remains, shop in quaint stores and feast on lavish seafood. The best time to travel to Santorini is in the following months; May, June, September and October when the weather is warm and the island is less crowded.
The second largest Hawaiian island, Maui features world famous beaches and luscious landscapes. Enjoy all the island activities you’re accustomed to including scuba diving, surfing and snorkelling or visit Maui’s remarkable Haleakala National Park. The Haleakala National Park stretches across Maui’s southern and eastern coastline and is home to Maui’s highest peak. The park covers a range of natural environments, go horseback riding across desert like terrain or take a dip in one of the many waterfalls and streams. There is no best time to visit Maui as its one of those destinations that is perfect all year round, the winter however can be wet and is from December to March. So if you prefer typically dry conditions head to Maui anytime during June to October.
Often rated one of the world’s best honeymoon destinations The Maldives offers you a serene environment of lush palm trees and pure white sand beaches. Relax and unwind with premier in room spa treatments or simply soak up the picturesque surrounds. From diving to water sports and even sea plane flights The Maldives has a wide range of activities to keep you and your partner entertained during your honeymoon. The best time to visit The Maldives is from December to April when its cooler and mostly dry.
Renowned for its pristine beaches, friendly locals and beautiful climate Fiji is a fantastic destination for your honeymoon. With a unique relaxed atmosphere there are many different experiences you can have at one of Fiji’s many resorts. Some resorts include all the modern amenities and comforts including fully equipped gyms and lagoon style pools while other more budget friendly resorts offer you an escape from the modern way of life. You’ll find all the usual water activities available as well as cultural shows, guided tours and even a round of golf to keep you occupied. The best time to visit Fiji is from April to October when the temperatures are more favourable.