The honeymoon is a very important time in the life of any couple, and it sets the pace for the new life together. Depending on your honeymoon type, it should be a combination relaxed, romantic, fun and adventurous experience that you will both enjoy. Whether you plan on going to an exotic island and just lay in the sun, or go skiing in the mountains, there are plenty of amazing places you can choose from for your February honeymoon.
Here are our best destinations to visit for a February honeymoon:
This is a stunning island in the Indian Ocean and a popular destination chosen by many freshly married couples. It includes amazing beaches, transparent lagoons, coral islands, luxurious resorts and all the amenities you might possibly need. Besides just laying on the beach and relaxing, you can also do sky diving, parasailing, scuba diving, snorkeling, kayaking, horse riding and other fun activities.
But you can also wine and dine at one of the many fine restaurants and pamper yourself at the wonderful spas. But this is not all, because you can also go hiking on the Le Morne Brabant mountain, bathe in the amazing Chamarel Waterfall, see the Colored Earth of Chamarel, the Grand Bassin Lake and other interesting attractions.
Located southwest of Sri Lanka on the equator, this is a splendid location formed out of more than 1,000 coral islands out of which 202 are inhabited and 100 are exclusive luxury island resorts. The place is a serene paradise, making it perfect for a honeymoon.
Turquoise lagoons and diamond white sands are common around here and the weather is perfect. You will find plenty of luxurious resorts or villas and lots of fun activities to try together with your loved one. Maldives means fun, romance and relaxation at their best.
While here, you can also visit Male, which is the capital of the country. It has narrow streets, colorful buildings, busy markets, white sandy beaches and a great culture. So Maldives does not mean just a place to lay in the sun all day long, because there are plenty of historic attractions to see around here.
3. Bali, Indonesia
Yet another warm and splendid location, perfect for the cold weather in most countries in February. Bali is a popular destination for tourists, digital nomads as well as couples on their honeymoon. It includes splendid beaches and sceneries, volcanic mountains, ancient architecture as well as luxurious resorts.
The weather is nice and sunny, the locals are very friendly and the night life is very active. You can go surfing, kayaking or snorkeling, but you can also visit some of the ancient architecture sites. Bali is great year-round but makes for an especially wonderful February honeymoon.
For those who are not really into swimming and getting a tan, but would rather prefer to do some winter sports, the Swiss Alps are the perfect destination. Once you get used to the freezing temperatures during your February honeymoon in Switzerland, you can go skiing, snowboarding or hiking. But after that you can also relax at the hotel, have a hot drink and get a nice massage at the spa. While here, also make sure to eat some Swiss chocolate and to buy yourself a Swiss watch, as the country is very popular for these 2 items.
5. Krabi, Thailand
Yet another warm and sunny location, it includes amazing beaches, mangrove forests to hike in and plenty of architectural wonders to visit. Some beaches are very exclusive and only accessible by boat because of the large cliffs on each side. One of them is the Railay beach and it’s definitely worth a visit. You can rent your own boat or hire a guide and go explore the unpopulated islands.
The Thung Teao Forest Natural Park is a must-see and it includes plenty of plants and animals that you won’t find back home. Thailand also includes lots of splendid lagoons, waterfalls, hot springs and temples to visit. The Krabi town has a genuine feel to it and it hasn’t change that much even with all the tourists that are coming here. It has plenty of bars and eating places that are worth a visit for their authentic taste of the country.
Many Americans choose to leave the country during the cold winter days and head down south to Mexico, making for a perfect destination for your February honeymoon. You will find some amazing beaches with palm trees and the azure blue ocean waiting for you to have a swim, go scuba diving or ride a boat.
The Mexican culture offers plenty of amazing foods, drinks and historic landmarks to visit. The country has lots of great touristic attractions, and the most popular ones are Cancun, Riviera Maya and Los Cabos. There are plenty of amazing hotels and resorts to choose from. If money is not a concern, then we recommend the Las Ventanas al Paraiso.
7. The British Virgin Islands
If you want to be a bit different and go somewhere else than most people, then you should choose these incredible islands. There are more than 60 of the islands located in the Caribbean, many of which are uninhabited. They include lush rainforests, white sandy beaches and beautiful turquoise waters. Some of the islands that are worth a visit for a February honeymoon are Tortola, the Virgin Gorda, Anegada or Jost Van Dyke.
Here you can take boat trips, go swimming, water skiing, snorkeling, scuba diving or just relax on the beach all day long, sipping on a cocktail.
8. The Galapagos Islands
This is yet another wonderful, yet not that popular tourist attraction. Besides beautiful beaches, resorts and places to eat and shop, here you will find some amazing creatures that do not live anywhere else in the world. The wildlife here is simply amazing!
The top attractions in the Galapagos Islands are the Leon Dormido island, the El Chato tortoise reserve, the Maprae Museum, the Alcedo volcano, the Charles Darwin wildlife research station, the Puerto Egas volcano, the Darwin Lake, the Tortuga Bay beach and the Wolf volcano.