For such a vast continent, it’s unsurprising that Asia boasts so many iconic honeymoon destinations.
From the Great Wall of China to the bustling city life of Japan, from the Adventurous Malaysian Borneo to the tranquility of the Maldives, the Prettiness of Philippines, the Natural Beauty of Vietnam, Asia is filled with adventure, intrigue and spirituality that sets the ideal honeymoon destination. Comprised of over 40 countries, Asia offers diversity from majestic mountains to dense forests, splendid wildlife to pristine beaches, unique cultures and spell bounding history.
With a myriad of languages, cultures, religions and traditions, Asia is an intoxicating destination for honeymooners with a lust for adventure.
Painted by the hands of Gods, Bali is one of the most romantic honeymoon places in the world.
Blessed with the sun-kissed shores, fuming volcanoes, lush rainforests, and so much more, the island is one of the best places to visit with your partner. Spend time exploring the ancient temples, try water sports, get a Balinese massage and do not miss the mouthwatering gastronomy.
Make time for an elephant safari and to see the Tirta Empul temple. Popular and ultra-picturesque beaches to check out are at Legian, Sanur, and South Bali. These beaches are generally quieter and more romantic than the party scene at Kuta beach. If you have more time on your honeymoon and want to explore other parts of Indonesia in a less-crowded environment, head to Lombok Island for romantic days of seeing the waterfalls, volcanoes, and beaches.
The smallest island country in the world, Maldives is one of the best honeymoon destinations in Asia. Truly blessed by nature, the island archipelago is enveloped by the turquoise waters of Indian Ocean. The crystal clear waters are perfect for snorkeling, swimming and exploring the marine world. The island country is also known for luxury resorts and floating bungalows, which offers truly unforgettable memories. Maldives bewitches your hearts and you will never want to return.
Relish the delectable seafood & Maldivian Cuisine, try Adventurous Sports like Snorkeling & Scuba Diving or just enjoy the romantic walks on the beach on a full moon night.
Stay at a private island resort to enjoy lazy days reading in overwater hammocks and ocean-set daybeds, then plunge into the clear waves to encounter the Maldives' diverse marine life.
Nature-loving couples should seriously consider taking a honeymoon to Malaysian Borneo because this is an ultimate rainforest destination for wildlife and undeveloped natural lands. You can see wild orangutans on an expedition and explore untouched beaches in the states of Sarawak and Sabah. Sarawak is generally less crowded and costly, while Sabah is a favorite spot among scuba divers and hikers
The Kinabatangan Wildlife Sanctuary is worth a visit to see rare and endangered animals. Flights from Kuala Lumpur are quite reasonable if you’re planning on seeing other places in Malaysia too. Malaysia is also known as a top place to go shopping, so squeeze in some shopping days if you feel so inclined. The Perhentian Islands of Malaysia are also a romantic destination for both young and older couples.
Sri Lanka’s rich culture, historic attractions, lively rainforests, abundant wildlife, rolling tea plantations and tropical beaches are just a few of the reasons why this country has become a popular honeymoon destination in Asia.
Observe wild elephants and leopards at one of Sri Lanka’s national parks, learn about the ancient and colonial histories of this fascinating island, climb the 700 steps up to the top of iconic Sigiriya (Lion Rock), then catch some waves on one of Sri Lanka’s gorgeous beaches. A Sri Lanka honeymoon really does have it all.
Spend your Sri Lanka honeymoon visiting Yala national park and the Dambulla Rock Temple, relaxing on the beach in Negombo, or get lost in the endless tea plantations in Nuwara Eliya. The tropical climate ensures warm temperatures year round, making Sri Lanka an ideal honeymoon destination.
You shouldn’t miss out on a visit to the game reserve in the south east corner of the island, home to a variety of animals including elephant, leopard, wild boar and a huge range of birds. If you’re feeling energetic and are looking for a breath taking view of Sri Lanka, we recommend the Sigirya Rock site where you can climb the well-built stairs and soak up a beautiful view.
The UNESCO World Heritage Site, Halong Bay in Vietnam is a spectacular beauty. One of the wonders of the world, this bay is one of the most affordable honeymoon destinations in the world. Halong includes 1600 limestone islands and islets covered by rainforests. The emerald seascape is mysterious and charming. The unique ecology supports exciting watersports and amazing experiences. Undoubtedly, Vietnam is one the list of top honeymoon ideas in Asia, owing to the spectacular Halong Bay.
Cruise through the Romantic Halong Bay, do Island Hopping, Explore the Ancient Caves and adventure the Snorkeling, scuba diving and kayaking
The second-largest island of Thailand, Ko Samui is a gem of an island in the Koh Samui (or simply Samui) Archipelago which lies in the Gulf of Thailand.
Serving the perfect cocktail of luxury and natural beauty, Koh Samui is an island which appeals to one and all. Its forested landscapes are dotted with dreamy luxury villas, beautiful beach resorts with infinity pools and world class spas.
Some of the romantic things one could think of doing are Swoon over the picture perfect scenery at the Ang Thong Marine Park, Come face to face with whale sharks while Scuba Diving in its alluring waters, Take a splash in the cool waters of the Na Muang Waterfall, Take a quiet stroll in the Secret Buddha Garden, Try thrilling water-sports on Chaweng Beach or relax by the quiet sands of Lamai Beach.
Thai cuisine in Koh Samui benefits from all the influences that the country offers, with dishes from the four main areas of Thailand and being an island, it also gives the opportunity to feast on the delicious seafood and fish freshly caught in its surrounding waters.
There are other exciting Honeymoon options in Thailand like Krabi, Koh Chang, Chiang Mai which are splendid as well.
With its ancient temples, breathtaking natural landscapes and delicious cuisine, Japan is one of the world’s most exotic destinations for a luxury honeymoon. Beginning in the vibrant capital of Tokyo, this Japan honeymoon takes in the natural beauty of Hakone National Park and the ancient city of Kyoto before finishing up in Naoshima, an island adorned with art, sandy beaches, sunny weather and a welcoming Mediterranean atmosphere.
Start with Tokyo to discover this captivating city and visit nearby Nikko. From Tokyo head to the Mount Fuji - Hakone region to explore one of Japan's scenic highlights. You should get a great view (weather depending) of Mount Fuji.
From Hakone, experience the famous Shinkansen Bullet Train to Kyoto, the cultural capital of Japan and home to many of Japan's most iconic sights.
Enjoy the wonderful sights of Kyoto and also visit Nara.
Laos remains Southeast Asia's most enchanting destination that's carpeted in luminous jungle and dotted with crumbling colonial towns and hill-tribe villages. Laos moves at a slow pace so tourism and development is very much in its infancy; this has helped preserve the most pristine landscapes, shimmering temples and authentic villages ripe for exploring on foot, by bicycle or by boat.
Luang Prabang, a UNESCO World Heritage site, is the ideal city for a romantic getaway. Charming hotels, bucolic waterfalls, Mekong cruise ...
Luang Prabang, Laos' undisputed highlight that's brimming with gilded temples, colonial villas and monks wrapped in deep saffron robes. Along the quiet walkways you'll find chic French cafes, quirky boutiques, and within a short drive there's elephant experiences and cascading emerald waterfalls. Travelling further south the landscape becomes flatter but no less beautiful. Here you'll find Vat Phou Temple, the rare Irrawaddy dolphin, the Bolaven Plateau and sleepy island life. Laos really is one of the most bewildering, diverse and welcoming destinations we know of and now is the time to go.