Wanderlust – a strong desire for or impulse to travel and explore the world
Spending a whole day lying on the cold sand, listening to the crystal water of the ocean, walking hand in hand beside the ocean, and having the best romantic candlelight dinners. All of this sounds HEAVEN.
To get rid of the stress, anxiety, fatigue, and all the heavy emotions which everybody’s hearts and minds are filled with, during this pandemic, going for a cozy romantic trip sounds like the perfect way.
From beautiful beaches, mesmerizing mountains to adventurous activities, we’ve got everything covered.
Here are the Best 18 destinations that you can choose for the post lockdown getaway.
Lovers of oceans – Thalassophiles
1. Radhanagar Beach, Havelock Island, India
Regarded as one of the best beaches to visit for a honeymoon, in Asia. From activities like scuba and sea walk, finding a private corner for yourselves to the spectacular sunset, Radhanagar Beach is a great option for couples who are up for some exploration.
2. Morjim Beach, Goa
It is one of the best beaches to visit in Goa. The changing colours of the sky and setting sun defines this place.Tourists visiting Goa prefer this beach treat their taste buds at the amazing dine outs in the sandy outdoors.
Morjim beach is also known as 'Little Russia' as it has a huge settlement of Russian inhabitants.
It is also famous for one more reason. It is widely known as the breeding place of Olive Ridley Sea Turtles. At this beautiful place, you can spend time with some of the remarkable creatures of nature.
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1. Reethi Beach, Baa Atoll, Maldives
Striking deep blue sea water and white sands to spark romance in this beautiful heaven, Reethi beach is regarded among the most romantic beaches in the Maldives. With the famous attractions – restaurants like The Reethi Grill, luxury spas and overwater villas, it’s considered to be one of the best beaches to visit for a honeymoon in the world.
2. Hyams Beach, New South Wales, Australia
Hyams Beach is a seaside village, in the City of Shoalhaven and is the whitest sand beach in the world and probably one of the best places to spend time at, with your better half. Surrounding this beach, are the National and Marine Parks with some famous attractions such as Cape St George Lighthouse, Booderee National Park and Jervis Bay. Have fun in the White Sands Walk, go for some snorkeling and swimming. And along with that, you can also go for birdwatching and trail walking in the forests of Jervis Bay National Park.
3. Karma Beach, Kuta Selatan, Bali
Laying on the breezing sand all day and then having a romantic dinner date at a nearby restaurant, Karma beach can be a great place visit go post lockdown. It is among the best beaches in Bali. With some famous attractions – Uluwatu Temple which is one of the best Bali tourist attractions, shopping, surfing, scuba diving, and much more.
4. La Cuvette Beach, Grand Baie, Mauritius
Mauritius is a dreamy destination. Situated in the north-west coast, palm trees, crystal water and powdery sand, this beach is full of love. Relaxing behind the cliffs and rocks and soaking yourself in the natural aura of this beach, you can have a great time spent.
You can never go wrong with the decision of visiting this place to spend some romanttc and relaxing days with your loved one.
Lovers of traveling and adventure – Hodophiles
1.Andaman and Nicobar
Andaman is undoubtedly deeply and intensely beautiful. The crystal clear blue seas, gentle and fresh breeze, the mesmerizing beaches along with the beauty of the corals, and the lively underwater world.
Here are the reasons as to why should choose this place :
- The Romantic Travelling Experience
- Mesmerizing Beaches along with the comfortable Resorts
- Different activities like scuba diving, surfing and much more
- The weather is great for most of the time of year
- Mangrove Creek Safari which makes Andaman a wonderland
- Tracking – Incredible Topography
- Elephant Asfari at Elephant Beach can’t be missed
What could be a better way to detox from the endlessly tiring pandemic than spending some relaxing days in the beautiful city Lonavala? The enchanting weather and beautiful landscape of this place will be perfect for couples who are planning to spend some intimate holidays together. Visit the amazing restaurants and binge on the delicious local cuisine or spend some time in the fascinating shopping destinations.
Some other things to do :
- Picnic by the Pawna Lake
- Take a hot air balloon safari
- Visit the Bhushi Dam
- Visit the Korigad Fort
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1. Cappadocia, Turkey
What else could more adventurous and magical than spending a romantic night in the cave of Yunak Evleri in Cappadocia and then a fresh and energizing sunrise in a hot air balloon?
The best time to visit here is considered to be April to June and September to November Hot-air balloon rides will offer a bird’s-eye view of the fairy big chimneys, hiking will give you the chance to see insides of the caves. Spa treatments, Horseback riding, and ATV rides are among other attractions offered throughout the region.
2. Paris, France
Paris is synonymous with romance. This beautiful city is a combination of the food, architecture, and the art that makes this city so special and one of the romantic destinations in the world. This city will make you fall head over heels again for your better half as it has been the most gorgeous backdrop for the heartfelt confessions. Thanks to the famous Eiffel Tower, Louvre, Delicious food and the city’s charming culture, and more, which makes it an eternal heaven of romance. And so, having a romantic vacation in Paris will always be a good idea!
3. Venice, Italy
The utterly romantic and distinguished place, this beautiful city in northeast Italy is considered as an unbeatable romantic place! The historic villas, the fascinating and majestic buildings, canals, and the very atmosphere of the city speak romance. Venice is highly rich in history and, the narrow alleys which are lined with light pastel-toned houses and numerous outdoor cafés. Roaming around the beautiful streets of Venice will be one of the most romantic things to do on the trip to Venice. Walking hand-in-hand down the streets is simply romantic. Some other popular romantic places in Venice are The Bridge of Sighs and The Rialto Bridge.
4. Cape Town, South Africa
Here’s why you should choose this place :
- The mesmerizing scenic views of Table Mountain, National park
- Victoria & Alfred Waterfront is the most popular cruise in the world
- The weather of Capetown spells ROMANCE
- You can get the feeling of sitting on top of the world at Lion’s Head
- Clifton Beach which ignite your beach love
- Diving will be a thrilling experience
- If you want an unparalleled experience of romantic dining, Cape town is the place
Lovers of Mountains, Acrophiles
1. Darjeeling, India
Regarded as one of the top honeymoon destinations in India, you must visit Darjeeling for the love of toy trains and Tea Gardens. Although, to visit this place, the winter season is considered ideal because the crows are lesser and the weather is surreal. The beautiful tea gardens, snowy peaks of Kanchenjunga and the delicious hill cuisine will make your visit a perfect one. Another attraction of this place is a ride on the Himalayan toy train.
2. Leh Ladakh
If you’re looking for the perfect destination in the hill station this is one of the best ones you can go for. The iconic view of the mountains is perfect to ignite your romantic mood and plan for a small trip to this beautiful place. This ‘Rooftop of the world’ will give some stunning experiences to you. If you’re thinking about what thing you can do there, the list is endless. Adventurous Roads – For the fun Seekers, Hemis Festival – which has interesting interactions, Hot Butter Tea – Local Brew Chang, Interact And Stay with locals and you can even get to meet Buddhist Monks.
3. Jammu and Kashmir, India
Visit Kashmir Valley post lockdown and you will never regret your decision. From garden to the forest, water to snow, and historical monuments to temples, Kashmir has everything for you. It is the most enchanting and perfect destination for couples. Surreal mountains, dense forests, beautiful lakes, grasslands, and various activities like rafting, trout fishing, boating, trekking and snowboarding, are all anyone would need after fighting a pandemic. Another major attraction in Kashmir is the water houseboats where you can stay during your vacation. There are many enchanting places where you can spend some great time with your partner and make some unforgettable memories.
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1. South Lake Tahoe, California
It is the only destination in the country which combines two different worlds: All the desirable amenities of a world-class resort and The spectacular beauty of a national park. You can enjoy a full range of outdoor activities – from skiing and snowmobiling, sleigh rides and sledding to hiking, biking, kayaking, boating, fishing, swimming, and golf - alongside the excitement of 24-hour nightclubs, fine dining, gaming and entertainment.
Here’s what you can do together:
- Watch the sunset from Zephyr Cove
- Get couples’ massage at Sierra Hot Springs
- Explore Emerald Bay, State Park
- Sunset Champagne Cruise
- A romantic Hot Air Balloon Ride
2. Dolomites Italy
Among apple trees and vineyards and exciting Segway trips or E-bike tours, you can spend the most Romantic trip in the fascinating Dolomites. Helicopter trips in the Dolomites, special treatments for couples, romantic and fascinating candlelight dinners in the cozy open fire lounge, comfortable bedroom suites – doesn’t this sound heaven?
3. Wengen, Switzerland
Wengen is a part of the Jungfrau Region. This scenic village, which has spectacular mountains, is located in the canton of Bern, Switzerland. Inhaling the fresh air and enjoying the view of lofty mountains covered with snow, this is all you will need to spend a relaxing vacation. With the famous attractions like Aletsch Glacier and Lauterbrunnen village, this destination can prove to be the most beautiful and calming.
If this trip will be your first trip ever, together as a couple. Make sure to to check out are article which will provide you with the essential advices and tips, which you will require to make your First Travel As A Couple - the most romantic and enchanting one.