Pacific and Asia offer honeymoon couples many romantic destinations for a truly memorable honeymoon vacation. Explore nature-rich locales or bustling metropolises.
Queenstown is known as ‘New Zealand’s Adventure Capital’ where visitors can bungee jump at its home of bungee jumping and fly through Skippers Canyon on a jet boat before relaxing amidst Remarkable Mountains.
New Zealand’s Akaroa is a charming harbour village where cruise ships dock during cruise season. With streets like Rue de Melmanche, Rue Balguerie and Fleur Lane that recall French charm as well as its proximity to Banks Peninsula’s lush vegetation and landscapes.
Take a cruise around Akaroa’s waters to catch sight of Hector’s dolphins – rare marine mammals that may include fur seals, penguins and whales! You may also spot fur seals, penguins or whales!
Bully Hayes offers stunning bayside views while serving home-cooked food in an historic building. Additionally, The Giant’s House, an artistic homestead converted into an exquisite restaurant offers various cuisines and an expansive wine list.
Are you a couple who loves adventure and the outback? Sails in the Desert is an outstanding five-star luxury hotel at Australia’s Red Centre that seamlessly combines Uluru (Ayers Rock) with an Australian outback experience.
This hotel features luxury facilities and is inspired by indigenous art and culture, such as large windows with breathtaking views of Uluru. Furthermore, bathrooms feature sliding mirrors so guests can admire this awe-inspiring rock.
At Uluru and Kata Tjuta, Yulara makes for an excellent base to explore both parks. There are various tours available here as well, with our favorite being Desert Awakenings; which takes visitors up a lookout to witness sunrise over changing colors of rocks while simultaneously having breakfast alfresco!
Heart Island resort offers kayaking, snorkelling and sailing in idyllic bays – perfect for honeymoon bliss. Home to endangered Hector’s dolphins as well as seals and albatrosses – Heart Island makes an excellent place to unwind together or take an excursion out into the Pacific Ocean to spot seals or albatross!
Relax with a spa treatment at Gwandalan (meaning “rest and peace”) day spa, which draws its inspiration from the island’s Indigenous heritage. Their products contain sustainably harvested Australian botanicals to leave you feeling balanced and relaxed.
Fiji offers couples looking for an idyllic honeymoon destination a dreamy honeymoon getaway, boasting the sparkling waters of the South Pacific. Make a reservation at Hapuku Lodge + Treehouses’ rainforest-fringed overwater bungalows complete with large windows overlooking the canopy (and private underwater spa access!). Or head down to Queenstown where there’s more action like skyline gondola rides, bungee jumping or speed down Skippers Canyon before parachuting off Remarkable Mountains – Queenstown offers both!
Hamilton Island in Australia’s Whitsunday Islands has quickly become one of its most beloved resort islands. Renowned for its pristine coral sea and white-sand beaches, Hamilton attracts celebrities, families and couples looking for an unforgettable tropical escape.
Hamilton Island is the largest island in the Whitsundays and boasts a world-class airport, marina village, and vibrant resort culture. Over 70% of this island is protected by national park lands – making it an ideal spot to soak up some sun while exploring stunning scenery.
Make the most of your visit to Hamilton Island by taking a cruise over to World Heritage-listed Whitehaven Beach and experience its unique landscape at low tide – digging your own personal Jacuzzi! You could also hike to One Tree Hill’s top for stunning views over nearby islands and Coral Sea.
Huka Lodge is one of the iconic New Zealand hotels, beloved by guests seeking luxury. Situated only 100m upstream from Huka Falls on Taupo’s Waikato River banks and with 25 lodge suites and two self-catering cottages designed with Scottish highland lodge decor – antiques, chandeliers, stag and buffalo heads as well as tartan rugs are among its amenities – it is highly sought-after by discerning visitors.
The resort offers an exquisite selection of luxurious honeymoon packages. For instance, their Ultimate Huka Experience package features two nights at the lodge, an hour-long couples spa treatment, flowers upon arrival and a five-course dinner in an exclusive dining location.
Sydney is the perfect romantic escape, offering boutique restaurants, riverside cafes and world-famous beaches – not to mention a year-round balmy climate that makes it the ideal honeymoon destination. There are numerous luxurious honeymoon packages to choose from that will ensure a truly enjoyable journey or relaxing retreat experience!
Longitude 131 brings the red dust of Australia to life through luxury desert basecamp accommodation within Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, designated a UNESCO World Heritage site by UNESCO. Here, breathtaking landscape meets contemporary luxury; each elevated luxury safari tent provides uninterrupted views of Ayers Rock (Uluru) and surrounding desert landscape.
Nestled among rust-red dunes, this luxurious wilderness camp features tented pavilions named for famous explorers and pioneers, along with indigenous artworks and framed artifacts displayed alongside modern campaign style lounge areas. Each suite offers king size beds with private balconies, premium toiletries and twice daily housekeeping service.
At the core of Longitude 131 is The Dune House, offering guests an outback sundowner in its cantilevered bar or world class cuisine celebrating modern and indigenous flavours at Table 131. Also be sure not to miss Bruce Munro’s beautiful art installation Field of Light which will transform the landscape with vibrant hues.