Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and this year, instead of a box of chocolates and bouquet of flowers, how about planning a super romantic getaway? Here are the Top 10 Most Romantic Destinations In The World featuring different activities, restaurants, and some tourist spots for you to check out!
This magical city is called the “City of Love” for one obvious reason: it is one of the top romantic destinations in the world. The cobbled streets, charming cafes, and of course the world-famous Eiffel Tower — all of which constitute the best couple’s getaway. Head out and have a little date at the VG Patisserie and have a taste of the most delightful vegan desserts in Paris or go for a walk with your beau in the streets of Montmartre. If you’ve been meaning to pop a ring for her, then why not just do it there right under the Eiffel Tower? A trip to Paris is always one for the books!
There’s nothing more romantic than a couple’s vacation to this romantic city in Italy. Venice is considered to be one of the top destinations for extravagant weddings and honeymoons because of the amazing scenery, the romantic gondola rides through the Grand Canal, and the finest Italian food and wine. Treat your significant other to a gondola ride around sunset and watch the city turn into the most beautiful colors. End the night by attending an Opera show at the Teatro La Fenice
Vienna features a variety of activities, fine restaurants, romantic spots, and the best classical music experience for all romantics out there. Explore the city center on foot with your loved one and relax in the city’s enchanting public parks such as the Volksgarten Park and the 19th century Stadtpark. If you are visiting during the holidays, make sure you drop by Vienna’s Christmas markets to have a taste of the local cuisine and for some trinket shopping.
Saint Moritz, Switzerland
Saint Moritz is a quaint town in Switzerland perfect for a romantic getaway. During the winter, the town turns into a winter wonderland with an endless view of snowy mountains and frozen lakes. Take your partner for a ride to see the best of Switzerland via the Glacier Express from St. Moritz all the way to Zermatt. The 8-hour train ride provides the most scenic experience passing through 291 bridges and 91 tunnels.
This breathtaking town in Canada is one of the best holiday destinations for couples. Banff offers a variety of activities and the prettiest sceneries for both the summer and winter. If you are the adventurous type, you can take a short hike from Banff’s town center to Bow Falls viewpoint. The viewpoint features a stunning view of Bow Falls and the beautiful Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel. Ice skating in Lake Louise is also something you should not miss! The lake turns into one of the most beautiful ice rinks in the world during the winter so make sure you pack the coziest outfits! End your day with a trip to Moose Hotel & Suites for some hot soak in the hotel’s outdoor hot pool.
Bruges is a historic city featuring historical museums and medieval architecture. The city center was inscribed in the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in 2000. This picture-perfect city is straight out of a fairytale book with breathtaking views, beautiful buildings, and perfectly curated gardens. Explore the city with your significant other by taking a romantic boat ride through the city’s canals and have a walk through the Lover’s Bridge and the Lake of Love. Make sure you and your partner don’t miss out on some Belgian beer and a little bit of souvenir shopping at the Bruges’ Markt Square.
If you and your significant other are into everything outdoor then this destination is for you! Palawan is named as one of the New7Wonders of the World. Honeymooners love this destination for the idyllic beaches, pristine waters, lush forests, and the fresh air. Stay in El Nido island and experience the ultimate island life with your loved one. This destination is among the most popular in the country and the cheapest for tourists.
The Maldives group of islands offer an endless option of resorts for couples who just want to slow down and relax. The crystal clear blue waters and the white sand beaches will keep you and your significant other coming back for more. Check out the Maldives’ top luxurious water villas by Gili Lankanfushi perfect for honeymoons and romantic getaways. After you’ve soaked up some sun and snorkeled, head to Ithaa and have an underwater romantic lunch 5 meters below sea level.
If you are looking for a budget-friendly romantic destination, then Bali is for you. The tropical weather and the beautiful beaches and other attractions will give you the most romantic experience out of your buck! Bali is a mixture of everything: culture, scenery, food, and the warmest people! Visit Bali’s popular temples such as the Uluwatu Temple and Tanah Lot Temple. Take your significant for a Balinese date night at Nusantara, one of Bali’s top restaurants serving classical Balinese and Indonesian cuisine.
Bora Bora is definitely one of the most beautiful and romantic destinations in the world. This island in French Polynesia is a honeymooners’ dream! Enjoy the sunny days with your loved one kayaking and paddling away through the clearest waters. Spend hours just lounging by the beach and soaking up all the vitamin D and scenery as much as you can. If you don’t mind splurging on your Bora Bora trip, check out Four Seasons Resort, a 5-star resort and one of the top-rated accommodations on the island.