Looking to go away on a romantic getaway with the love of your life? Well, you’re not alone as many couples are always looking for a serene way to spend some time together. However, with so many locations in the world it can be hard to decide where to go. With so many beautiful destinations, we figured that we would make the decision process easier by narrowing down the 20 more romantic travel destinations. Your loved one will be sure to swoon over these places.
20. Napa Valley, California
Napa Valley is by far one of the most romantic couple getaways. What makes Napa Valley so wonderful is its vineyards and wineries where you can taste out different wines. The area is known for having some of the most beautiful hotels that offer spas for a day of pampering. With sunny skies all around, scenic tours, and food tastings, you and your partner will fall in love even more in Napa Valley.
19. Santorini, Greece
Is there anything more romantic than watching the sunset over the brilliantly blue Aegean Sea? How about if you watched the sunset from your own private terrace? Well you can engage in all of that and more in Santorini. You’ll fall in love with the abundance of Greek food and you’ll never get tired of seeing each postcard perfect moment.
18. The Maldives
While in the Maldives you’ll feel like you’re on your very own private island. In the Maldives you’ll find beautiful bungalows that sit right on top of the crystal-clear waters. You and your significant other will never grow tired of walking hand-in-hand on the stunning beach while basking in the sun.
17. Kauai, Hawaii
Traveling to Hawaii can never be a bad choice, especially for a romantic getaway. What makes Hawaii such a romantic place is all of the stunning views and activities that you can partake in. In Kauai, you can head over to a lookout where you’ll get a panoramic view of the greenery and the stunning ocean. If you happen to be more adventurous you can also partake in snorkeling or cliff diving!
16. Florence, Italy
Florence, Italy is absolutely stunning and you’ll adore watching the sunset from Florence’s Piazzale Michelangelo. Head out each day and you’ll find a plethora of activities that you can engage in. Artsy couples will love strolling through the museums while ‘foodies’ will adore indulging in all of the fine meals that Italy has to offer.
15. Reykjavík, Iceland
At first glance, you wouldn’t think that Iceland could be a perfect place for a romantic getaway. However, the gorgeous sights of this country will leave you and your significant other in utter admiration. The Blue Lagoon is a popular destination as it is a body of seawater that is comprised of rich minerals. Iceland can turn into quite memorable trip for those that love to explore gorgeous mountainsides that are filled with an abundance of wild animals.
14. St. Moritz, Switzerland
St. Moritz is a Swiss resort town that is the perfect travel destination for the modern cosmopolitan couple. In this gorgeous city you can expect to engage in a day of skiing adventures. At the end of the day, you can unwind with a horse carriage ride around the city with your loved one.
13. Aspen, Colorado
Aspen, Colorado is one of the most beautiful vacations that you can take in the United States. Aspen has some of the most breathtaking scenery that you’ll ever come across. Although the town is quite small, it has a charming bustle to it that makes it feel lively. You can partake in some wonderful winter activities such as skiing or snowboarding. Or, you can go off on some hikes where you can take in all of the scenery.
12. Quebec City, Quebec
Looking for the look and charm of a European city while still staying in North America? Then you will absolutely fall in love with the quintessential town of Quebec City. This French-Canadian city is filled with streets of romantic restaurants and cozy fireplaces so that you can stay warm during the colder months.
11. Kyoto, Japan
If you and your partner are looking to submerge yourselves in a new cultural experience then look no further than Kyoto, Japan. The “love shrine” is especially famous as it happen to be a temple dedicated to traditional Asian matchmaking. According to ancient legend, if you can walk across it with your eyes closed then your love will stand the test of time.
10. Savannah, Georgia
Are you in the mood for a weekend getaway type of trip in the United States? Then you’re going to want to definitely check out Savannah, Georgia. This quaint town features a ton of Southern charm with its wide varieties of cozy bed & breakfasts and wonderful areas to walk through. Be sure to scope out many of the delicious restaurants that feature some great Southern cooking.
9. Newport, Rhode Island
Newport is one of the most popular summer travel destinations in the United States. This coastal spot in New England is known for some of the most stunning mansions in the world all located on Bellevue Avenue. Outside of mansion tours, you can also engage in some sailing, try some amazing seafood, or go shopping at some of the high-end boutiques.
8. Islamorada, Florida
The Florida Keys is a gorgeous spot to head out to if you want to stay in the States but still have a tropical feel. Located at the northern part of the Florida Keys is Islamorada. This hidden gem is absolutely stunning and you’ll be sure to catch a breathtaking sunset each night.
7. Bora Bora, French Polynesia
Bora Bora is one of the most popular honeymoon vacation destinations and for good reason. Many of the bungalows offered to visitors are private and give you access to your very own part of the ocean. You can spend the entire day swimming, tanning, and indulging in some delicious food. There are also a ton of fun activities that you can partake in such as nature walks, snorkeling, and scuba diving.
6. Majorca, Spain
Majorca, Spain is filled with dazzling golden sand beaches that will blow you away with their beauty. It is no wonder that many of Hollywood’s hottest celebs have been spotted here. As one of Spain’s largest Balearic Islands in the Mediterranean Sea you’ll never run out of romantic scenery.
5. Paris, France
How could we make a list of the most romantic cities to visit without listing Paris, France? Paris is the definition of romance and you’ll fall more and more in love with the city and each other with each passing day. Paris offers gorgeous historical sites that you can explore by foots, lovely cafes, outdoor markets, and gorgeous museums. You’ll never have a dull moment in Paris.
4. The Berkshires
The Berkshires were originally a New England getaway for many well-known writers and artists. However, these days, many regular folks happen to come here and admire the beautiful foliage in the fall. This picturesque vacation site is perfect for those looking to spend time in nature and take in some beautiful sights.
3. Koh Tao, Thailand
Koh Tao is a tiny island in Thailand that is known for its world-class scuba diving. This is the perfect island to is it if you’re looking for some fun in the sun. During the evening, you can take in the beautiful beach views from lantern-lit restaurants set up along the beach.
2. Carmel, California
Carmel, California is perfect for any couple looking for some private alone time. The area is filled with stunning coastlines and isolated beaches. If you’re in the mood for a romantic drive, hop in the car and drive along the Pacific Coast Highway for some amazing views.
1. Bruges, Belgium
Bruges, Belgium is the perfect romantic destination for a couple looking to take in the beauty of Europe. Take a walk along the canal in old town around dusk and you’ll be in awe at how the city turns a beautiful golden shade. You’ll quickly fall in love with this city.