8 most romantic islands in the world beckoning couples

Articles Aug 30, 2020 23:46

Close to water, rich in marine biology, the most romantic islands in the world promise to bring memorable and full-of-love adventures.

From the paradise of Maldives to the beautiful Hawaii... you will surely be fascinated by the beauty of these islands.

8 best islands to visit for romantic couples

1. St. Lucia

In the Caribbean islands, St. Lucia is one of the most romantic islands. The incredible combination of towering Piton Mountains, lovely beaches and warm turquoise Caribbean Sea make it one of the most picturesque places.

8 most romantic islands in the world beckoning couples

In addition to seeing the island, make your way to the Castries market to shop for St. Spices. Lucian and drove down to Soufriere to buy fresh seafood by the harbor.

2. Kauai, Hawaii, US

Every major Hawaiian island is worth exploring, but romantic and adventurous couples will love Kauai the most.

8 most romantic islands in the world beckoning couples

Take a helicopter tour to "The Garden Isle", explore the Na Pali coast and the verdant cliffs of the Eomea Canyon, rumbling waterfalls and sheltered beaches. Or hike the 11-mile Kalalau Trail overlooking Na Pali. If you are lucky, you will see a rainbow sky. Swim and sunbathe on any of the island's 43 white-sand beaches.

Don't miss the set on this romantic island: About 60 feature films have been made here, including Jurassic Park, Raiders of the Lost Ark, and South Pacific.

3. Bora Bora, French Polynesia

There are over 100 beautiful islands in the South Pacific. Among them are Tahiti, Moorea, Tahaa and Huahine, places any couple will be thrilled to visit. With beaches covered in the purest water and surrounded by palm trees, Bora Bora is one of the most romantic islands.

8 most romantic islands in the world beckoning couples

Explore lagoons, swim, snorkel, walk along secluded beaches. Hike to Mount Pahia or Mount Ohue. Or simply relax and have fun together.

4. North Island, New Zealand

Before "The Lord of the Rings" captivated the audience with its magnificent landscapes, couples traveled to New Zealand to enjoy wine, wildlife and the waves along the sandy shores of the rarely-crowded island of North Island.

8 most romantic islands in the world beckoning couples

Things you should do here include visiting the beautiful Ninety Mile Beach, the vast sand dunes that look like deserts - thrill seekers can overtake them on an ATV bike.

5. Capri, Italy

A romantic island in the ​​Naples Bay with its picturesque harbor, Capri is famous as a playground for the elite.

8 most romantic islands in the world beckoning couples

Kiss under the Blue Grotto, a glowing underwater cave and by the porch of Faraglione di Mezzo. Then, raise yourself at an open-air cafe with a lime-laced limoncello from nearby fruit trees.

6. Hamilton, Australia

Surrounded by the Great Barrier Reef, the Qualia resort is located at the remote northern tip of Australia's romantic island Hamilton. Only guests aged 16 and above are welcome here.

8 most romantic islands in the world beckoning couples

Explore the Great Barrier Reef by snorkelling, scuba diving, or go on a reef exploration tour. Relax by one of the two swimming pools, curl up in the library, or visit the spa and fitness center.

Accommodations include 60 private pavilions handcrafted from local wood and stone. Interior inspired by nature. The resort has two restaurants and you can even let the chef cook in your own stall. Time to socialize is at sunset, grab a cocktail at the Hamilton Island Yacht Club.

7. Santorini, Greece

There are as many as 6,000 islands along the unusual coastline of Greece, though only about 200 are inhabited. Among them, there is none as romantic as the sunny Santorini.

8 most romantic islands in the world beckoning couples

Santorini's iconic white stucco architecture set against the green Aegean Sea makes your heart soar. A little danger from the smell of sulfur and the occasional red light reminds visitors that Santorini's live volcano is just temporarily asleep.

The romantic island of Santorini has a vibrant, crowded nightlife with Fira and quieter with Oia. During the day, go hiking to explore. The best time to visit Santorini is October, when the crowds are gone. Tourist spots remain open until November.

You will not find huge hotels in Santorini, but you can pick a villa or a spa hotel.

8. Maldives

Of the hundreds of sandy islands in the Indian Ocean, the Maldives is home to more surface bungalows than any other place on Earth. It's a romantic reason to fly for hours and dock any single island in the Maldives.

8 most romantic islands in the world beckoning couples

When you are on one of those romantic islands, let's snorkel in the clearest, shallow waters filled with colorful tropical fish. Also, don't forget to dine at Subsix in Niyama, located 6m deep below the ocean floor. You will feel as if you were in an aquarium.

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