10 Serene International Honeymoon Destinations For The Globe-trotting Couple

You are now officially man and wife, congratulations! Now it’s time to celebrate your beautiful union, and what better way to kick start your wedded life, than by relaxing at an exotic destination? Whether you want to spend your honeymoon planted in each other’s arms admiring picturesque landscapes, or surrounded by and admiring exotic wildlife, or even jumping into otherworldly diving sites, these top International honeymoon destinations promise you quite the heavenly experience.

1. Kenya, Africa

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If you are a nature lover and enjoy wildlife safaris, then Kenya is the place to be for your honeymoon. With vast plains and a rich variety of exotic animals such as the lion, leopard, rhino, cheetah, wildebeest, gazelle, and zebra, your honeymoon will be brimming with wild encounters (literally).

2. Ko Samui, Thailand

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Ko Samui is Thailand’s one of the most popular international honeymoon destinations. It is one of the largest islands in the Gulf of Siam and home to many spectacular beaches and lonely getaways. Being a part of the Angthong Marine National Park, this not-so-crowded tourist destination is a paradise for honeymooners, and has ample scope for adventure seekers with activities like jungle trails, camping, kayaking, snorkeling and scuba diving.

3. Cook Islands, NZ

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Imagine a nation of islands in the middle of nowhere. “Paradise on the Pacific” is what the Cook Islands are known for being. An independent nation situated between New Zealand and Hawaii in the crystal clear South Pacific Ocean, the Cook Islands offer honeymooners untouched blue lagoons, clean air, and an idyllic atmosphere to have a calm and relaxing honeymoon.

4. Costa Rica

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Hola, Costa Rica! With world class resorts, lush natural hot springs, gorgeous beaches, and spectacular natural beauty, Costa Rica is a unique experience by itself. If a laid back honeymoon with hot springs and beautiful beaches isn’t for you, there’s also a lot of adventure on offer as well. You can go hiking through the dense and beautiful tropical rainforests, take a trip down the Rio Toro white waters, or even visit the Manuel Antonio National Park.

5. Santorini, Greece

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Santorini’s iconic blue and white buildings overlook the stunningly beautiful Aegean Sea, a romantic’s paradise on earth. Built on the remains of a massive volcano, this European beach town island is a part of Greek culture and history. Santorini is sure to one of those international honeymoon destinations to a memorable affair.

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6. Tunisia, Africa

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If you aren’t a beach person and want to explore something beyond the regular, try the great Tunisian Desert for a very simple and rejuvenating honeymoon experience. With a stunning night sky and golden dunes all around, Tunisia has a lot of luxury holidaying on offer. There are 5 star camps and tents for you to relax and 4×4 adventure sports to do some dune bashing, if you like. Tunisia is an offbeat International honeymoon destinations worth considering if being regular isn’t your thing.

7. Kamalame Cay, The Bahamas

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Kamalame Cay is a pristine private island that’s a twenty minute flight ride from Nassau, Bahamas. Offering the honeymooning couple an isolated sanctuary surrounded by amazing blue beaches shaded with rustling exotic palms, there are great avenues for quite a few holiday adventures, and plenty of opportunities to experience the vibrant local culture.

8. Hawaii, USA

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Hawaii is the place to be, for most American couples on a honeymoon. Tantalizingly beautiful and offering a lot of activities for the newlywed couple to enjoy together, whether it is the traditional dance shows, the exotic beaches, the amazing food, all the breath-taking resorts, or the famous Hawaiian volcanoes and cruise trips. If sea, sand and snorkeling gives you a high, then Hawaii is the perfect honeymoon destination for you.

9. Tasmania, Australia

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Surrounded by an unending coastline and home to some of the most beautiful natural wealth on the planet, it is no surprise that Tasmania just celebrated its 30th year as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Cradle Mountain National Park is a wonderful place to explore for the nature loving couple. With exotic aquatic species and beautifully protected flora and fauna, this place is an off-beat holiday destination but it sure has the credentials to be a breathtaking honeymoon adventure for the wild hearted.

10. Hiddensee Island, Germany

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Are you hoping for a calm, tranquil honeymoon that actually takes you away from all the hullabaloo that modern life serves up? Imagine a hidden island town that’s literally stuck in time without evolving for centuries, and no modern traffic of any kind, a place that can be reached only on horseback or by bicycle. Imagine a beach that has been left untouched for a thousand years. If that’s the idea of a honeymoon destination you had in mind, then Hiddensee Island is the one for you. This German island off the Baltic coast is an amazing, off-beat option for a silent and spectacular honeymoon.