Top 5 Tropical Honeymoon Escapes in Asia, Australia and New Zealand

No matter your dream honeymoon destination is out there; from white-sand beaches to lush jungles – here are our top recommendations.

Un african safari trip in December offers you the best chance of encountering all five “Big Five” animals: lions, elephants, buffalo, leopards and rhinocerose! Don’t miss this incredible experience!


Bali offers honeymooners an assortment of attractions and experiences perfect for an adventuresome honeymoon experience. From idyllic beaches to lush jungles and ancient shrines, this Indonesian island provides something for every type of couple looking for adventure. Couples can relax on miles of beaches while exploring volcanoes and mountains or haggling at street markets before experiencing white water rafting!

Bali is at its most stunning during January when weather is dry and tourism is low; however, November to March still provide warm weather without rainy season hassles, plus less crowding on the islands.

Kuta and Tuban provide lively nightlife scenes where bar hopping is encouraged, or for more relaxed experiences visit Nusa Penida and Gili Islands for a romantic escape in paradise; where swaying palm trees, unspoiled beaches and glittering coral reefs await!

Bora Bora

Start off your new life together under endless blue skies and an exquisite turquoise lagoon at the InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa. Boasting a stunning barrier reef filled with raccoon butterflyfish, Emperor angelfish and coral grouper; this exclusive hotel provides an intoxicating blend of authenticity and luxury; offering beachfront villas as well as overwater suites to make sure that honeymoon dreams become a reality!

Take a short boat ride over to Matira Beach for its picturesque white sand beaches and calm waters that lap against an endless blue ocean. Mount Otemanu, one of two peaks on Bora Bora island, should also be visited; its towering volcanic summit will create the perfect setting for romantic vacation photos! You can enjoy this incredible natural landscape through hiking tours, 4×4 tours or helicopter flights – you may just find your ideal romantic vacation photos there!


Anguilla offers newlyweds looking for a warm-weather Caribbean honeymoon destination something truly spectacular: 33 intimate coves and beaches boasting some of the finest white sand in the world.

At Shoal Bay Beach and Meads Bay, visitors can spend their days basking in the sun, relaxing on lounge chairs, exploring marine life underwater or simply lounging about. There are also plenty of exciting adventures for adventurous couples like jet skiing, kayaking or climbing up mountains!

Charter a boat and sail out to remote coves or nearby atolls for picnicking and snorkelling, or head to Dune Preserve for a sunset cruise featuring cocktails, dinner and live music from local musician Bankie Banx.


Seychelles is blessed with year-round tropical island living, but April to October are especially ideal as their seas are calmer and the visibility allows you to spot more marine life during snorkeling and diving activities.

Experience natural bliss at Mahe Island’s breathtaking garden reserve. Take in its scenic beauty of lush greenery, cascading waterfalls, and tranquil pools that will provide unforgettable memories with your partner.

Get an experience of local culture and cuisine at this vibrant night market in Beau Vallon. Find unique souvenirs, listen to live music and dancing performances, sample delicious food such as coconut pancakes – there’s plenty to discover at this lively night market!


Tropical honeymoons are essential for newlywed couples looking to rekindle their love under the warm tropical sun. Zanzibar offers idyllic coral bays, swimming with dolphins, and romantic candlelit meals served within Mtoni Palace ruins – everything a newlywed couple could ask for on their romantic journey together!

Tanzania’s archipelago provides the ideal combination of driftwood luxury and romantic island seclusion, boasting beautiful beaches with teal-tinged waters that often remain uncrowded. If you can pull yourself away from the beach, Stone Town boasts an enthralling spice history as well as mazelike cobbled streets that will keep your wanderlust satisfied.

Honeymooners visiting Zanzibar for their honeymoon have many resort options to choose from, with Zuri Zanzibar standing out as being a unique and interesting option with 55 suites spread out around a tropical garden and Fanjove Private Island offering beach shack chic rustic vibes while providing privacy and off-the-beaten-path experiences.

South Africa

South Africa offers everything from safari adventures and coastal road trips, to world-class wines on your honeymoon and world-renowned vineyards for any romantic escape you desire. Its towering mountains and pristine beaches pair exquisitely with lush winelands, diverse wildlife and vibrant cities in this magnificent destination.

South African flights are relatively affordable if booked early (they’re more likely to be direct), while accommodations will range between $800-1k per night for luxury suites.

Experience an unforgettable stay at the Munro Boutique Hotel in Johannesburg atop the world’s largest urban man-made forest, where its grounds boast waterfalls and exotic plants adorned with waterfalls for spectacular city views below. Next stop? Rotorua geothermal fields offering painter’s palette features and bubbling mud pools; then visit their spa treatments featuring Vino Therapy which uses skin, pulp and seeds of grapes!