10 of The Best Honeymoon Destinations in Europe

Unique European Honeymoon Destinations

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Most Romantic Places to Visit in Europe for Honeymooners

Ah, honeymoons! Aren’t they just great? Everybody wants to have a grand and memorable wedding because it only happens once in their lifetime. Well, the same goes for honeymoons. The ultimate representation of a couple’s love for one another happens during their honeymoon. It is deemed to be special and memorable because it marks the start of their life journey with one another.

Best Honeymoon Destinations in Europe by The Paris Photographer via Unsplash
Best Honeymoon Destinations in Europe by The Paris Photographer via Unsplash

Sure, there are countless honeymoon destinations all over the world but nothing compares to the romance and fairytale-like ambiance that Europe gives. Whether we’re talking about Greece, Spain, France, Italy, or Portugal, you will surely have the best time of your life in Europe.

Breathtaking castles, breakfast by the beach, and culinary adventures, check out our list of the 10 Best Honeymoon Destinations in Europe!

Santorini, Greece

Honeymoon in Santorini photo via Pixabay
Honeymoon in Santorini photo via Pixabay

Santorini, Greece is a beautiful volcanic island famous for its breathtaking and romantic landscape. Throughout the years, it has been considered as one of the premier honeymoon destinations and hosts several romantic getaways for couples. Santorini is known for its iconic blue and white cubiform houses dazzling with the color combination of white and blue. These towns are officially known as Fira and Oia.

The romantic ambiance of Santorini is perfect for newlyweds to make lasting memories that will forever depict their undying love for one another. Nothing beats waking up next to your spouse while having the breathtaking view of the Aegean Sea and its pristine beaches made up of black, white, and red lava pebbles.

Florence, Italy

Honeymoon in Florence photo via Pixabay
Honeymoon in Florence photo via Pixabay

Next up is the mesmerizing city of Florence, Italy. The Tuscany Region of Italy is widely known for its countless Renaissance Period arts and masterpieces. All of the buildings are masterfully done and a simple walk around the city exudes a classic romantic vibe of the old European world. This is the very reason why Florence remains one of the premier honeymoon destinations in the world.

The simple life within the lavish city allows newlyweds to perfectly bond with each other as they discover countless hidden gems of restaurants, cafes, remarkable museums, classic buildings, and many more! One of the most anticipated attractions in Florence is the Piazzale Michelangelo which is a perfect place to witness the magnificent sunset while eating a handful of gelato.

Budapest, Hungary

Budapest Honeymoon photo via Pixabay
Budapest Honeymoon photo via Pixabay

Another obvious choice for couples who are looking for the perfect honeymoon destination in Europe is no other than Budapest, Hungary. Well, for one reason, Budapest is hailed as the “Most Photogenic City in Europe” and it clearly shows! There are countless aesthetically pleasing historical buildings all over the city that are perfect for capturing Instagrammable photos.

Moreover, the city is also widely known for its wide array of attractions and hospitality. This is a perfect environment for newlyweds who are looking to spend a romantic vacation with one another and at the same time go on a memorable adventure in Europe. Oh, and you shouldn’t miss visiting the iconic Chain Bridge and having some cheesy moments there!

Mallorca, Spain

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Mallorca Spain Honeymoon photo via Pixabay

The Mediterranean Island of Mallorca, Spain is also a perfect honeymoon destination for newlyweds as it offers a perfect combination of adventure, culture, peace, and serenity. The breathtaking views of the vibrant beaches, beautiful cliffs and captivating towns of Mallorca are suitable matches for couples who are looking for romantic getaways.

Aside from its utterly captivating beaches, Mallorca is also home to some of the country’s best-tasting restaurants that even offer exciting views of the beach and sunset while having extravagant al fresco dining. Oh, and definitely don’t miss going on a drive or hike through the iconic Serra de Tramuntana!

Dubrovnik, Croatia

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Dubrovnik Romantic Destinations by Patricia Jekki via Unsplash

Ah, surely this list wouldn’t be complete without the “Pearl of the Adriatic” itself, the mesmerizing city of Dubrovnik, Croatia. The romantic setting of the city is multiple centuries in the making and it is perfectly preserved up to this date. Dubrovnik is also hailed as “Old Town” because it retained all of the classic beautiful structures that are certainly a sight to see. If you’re familiar with the popular TV series Game of Thrones, Dubrovnik actually played a major role in the series because it doubled as the iconic King’s Landing!

Some of the most beautiful attractions you shouldn’t miss in Dubrovnik are the Elaphiti Islands and the iconic Cable Car Ride atop Mount Srd. Trust me, your beautiful wife will surely love the breathtaking scenery on the summit while you repeatedly profess your love for her!

Sicily, Italy

Sicily Romantic Spots photo by Samuel Ferrara via Unsplash
Sicily Romantic Spots photo by Samuel Ferrara via Unsplash

Sicily, indeed, should be included in every article about the best honeymoon destinations in Europe. It is the largest Mediterranean island and has countless historical and cultural landmarks to discover. Not to mention that it’s also home to some of the best romantic restaurants ever in Europe with breathtaking sceneries and heavenly selections of food!

It is certain that newlyweds will be able to create fun and unforgettable memories as they tour around some of Sicily’s iconic landmarks including the Ancient Greek Theatre, Mt. Etna, and the Cathedral of Messina.

Madeira, Portugal

Madeira Portugal Romantic Places photo via Pixabay
Madeira Portugal Romantic Places photo via Pixabay

Next up is the undeniably beautiful region of Madeira, Portugal. It’s recognized as one of the world’s top island destinations and known for its mesmerizing cliffs overlooking the Atlantic Ocean and countless lava rock formations that perfectly complement the pristine natural beaches of Madeira.

Madeira is also a perfect destination for newlyweds because there’s a massive selection of world-class restaurants offering world-class cuisines while allowing guests to enjoy spectacular views of the beach or the mesmerizing sunset. Oh, and before I forget, Madeira also became iconic because of its heavenly wines that are purely made within the islands so better have some of ‘em!

Prague, Czech Republic

Romantic Places in Prague photo via Pixabay
Romantic Places in Prague photo via Pixabay

The city of Prague, Czech Republic isn’t dubbed as the “City of a Thousand Spires” for nothing. The place is overflowing with undeniably stunning Gothic, Roman, and Baroque buildings that are just extremely romantic. Imagine walking down the nostalgic streets of Old Town while holding the hand of your spouse, ah, that’s just nice, isn’t it?

Prague is full of beautiful stone buildings from churches to domes, bridges, and many more! All of them are so aesthetic that not bringing out your camera to snap some shots seems to be a sin. Aside from the breathtaking sights of the city, newlyweds can also enjoy a heartful meal from the square’s wonderful restaurants offering delectable food during a romantic evening!

Lisbon, Portugal

Romantic Places in Lisbon photo via Pixabay
Romantic Places in Lisbon photo via Pixabay

“The City of Seven Hills” is undeniably one of the most romantic places on Earth. Lisbon, Portugal boasts of its countless spots offering stunning views of the country’s waterfronts. There is also a massive selection of restaurants and cafes offering newlyweds a massive selection of delicious cuisine during date night. Well, for those many reasons and more, Lisbon is certainly a premier honeymoon destination in Europe.

Care for some tips? Well, you shouldn’t miss the chance to treat your spouse to a ride on the iconic Telacabine Lisboa, a gondola that allows guests to explore along the river with breathtaking views of the beautiful city.

Paris, France

Paris Honeymoon photo via Pixabay
Paris Honeymoon photo via Pixabay

Well, well, well. You didn’t think that this list would be complete without “City of Love” itself, did you? Of course, Paris, France will and always be part of the best honeymoon destinations in Europe. In fact, I’m sure that it’s a dream for countless brides all over the world that they will spend their honeymoons in the city of Paris.

Hailed as the global melting pot of art, culture, gastronomy, fashion, and many more, Paris has long been the symbol of passion and love. Nothing beats a heartful kiss with your spouse under the breathtaking Eiffel Tower itself, right? Apart from that, the city also houses numerous romantic restaurants and cafes that will surely elevate your honeymoon experience!

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