It's the stuff honeymoon fantasies are made of: Charter a helicopter to take you around towering Mount Otemanu, then touch down on a neighboring island for a tour of a black pearl or vanilla bean farm. Arrange a trip to Pura Luhur Uluwatu temple. Located atop a cliff rising feet above the Indian Ocean, it has one of the most unforgettable sunset views in the world.
Then, stay for the mesmerizing nightly kecak dance performance. World-class wine, delicious food and unsurpassed scenery—what's not to love about this pretty locale?
Guests at Farmhouse Inn get exclusive access to wineries not normally open to the public, such as Kistler and Kosta Browne. You'll also want to indulge in the local fare—these California chefs were doing farm-to-table long before it was a trend. Paris is synonymous with romance. It's a combination of the architecture, the food and the art that makes this city so special. Does the place look familiar?
The property was the backdrop for Carrie and Big's reunion in the last season of Sex and the City. But this is your honeymoon, so you also have to tie a ribbon locks are discouraged now on the Pont des Art bridge, which symbolizes your committed love to one another.
Indulge in all your Downton Abbey daydreams at this northern archipelago off the coast of Scotland with green-topped islands and sandstone cliffs. Take a day trip and stand in awe at the Neolithic Ring of Brodgar, an ancient and eerie ring of standing stones, northeast of Stromness.
Experts still don't know how the stones were brought here or what the circle means. With the weather moving in and the water lapping at the shore, it makes for a supernatural sight. Italy has long been a favorite honeymoon location for newlyweds. Pretend you're Hollywood royalty like Amal Alamuddin and George Clooney as you take the complimentary minute ferry ride to Venice.
Take a romantic, leisurely stroll around Piazza San Marco to feel the true scale of the enormous domes of the Basilica di San Marco or the beautiful and ornate details of Palazzo Ducale. Then, escape the sights and sounds of the city with a dreamy boat ride to one of the unspoiled islands nearby. Chances are you've never seen anything like this pink-sand paradise. Each room opens to an outdoor patio or balcony, perfect for early-morning or late-night lounging.
Visit postcard-perfect Pink Sands Beach and settle in among the three-mile stretch of sand and turquoise waters. Above the beach, join the jet-set for an open-air lunch at Sip Sip the fresh menu changes daily. Can't decide on what kind of honeymoon to take? Cape Town has you covered: Go to the ends of the earth with your honey and take a minute drive to Cape of Good Hope and Cape Agulhas, located in the most southern parts of the African continent.
On the way back, stop at Boulders Beach to visit the famed colony of warm-weather penguins. Get lost in the city's slow-paced serenity—it's the perfect antidote to any lingering wedding planning stress. Cozy inns and local restaurants flourish around the tree-shaded historic district. You'll be forgiven if you have honeymoon withdrawal when you leave. Take a charming horse-drawn carriage tour around the squares. Or drive 30 minutes to kayak among dolphins off Tybee Island. This small volcanic island is known for its seriously gorgeous sunsets and pristine whitewashed villas.
Even couples who get antsy after an hour of beach time will find lots to explore. Why settle for one breathtaking beach when you can experience a dozen?
Rent a motorbike and search for your favorite with your partner. All look out on the water, plus have an indoor and outdoor balcony and pavilion. You can also book one with a private swimming pool and Jacuzzi fit for two. Relax on the property's serene private beach, or get certified in scuba diving at the nearby dive center and take your new skills for a test-drive. Search hot honeymoon spots by style: