5 of the Best Alternative Honeymoon Ideas
Break the marital mould and experience something different from the traditional honeymoon of lounging on the beach as we share 5 of the best alternative honeymoon ideas for couples in search of an out of the ordinary experience. From newlywed yoga to romantic eco warriors, discover the world of inspirational healthy honeymoon, to begin married life on an escape that will stand out from the rest.
The Yogis – Turks & Caicos: Parrot Cay Yoga & Pilates
Unwind in total peace and tranquility at Parrot Cay Yoga & Pilates
For yogi loving newlyweds, practice your sun salutation in paradise at this romantic retreat set on the private Caribbean island of Parrot Cay. On the white sands of the idyllic private beach, you and your loved one can enjoy daily practice on a yoga and Pilates honeymoon before joining in with eye opening Vedic yogic philosophy group discussions. For added activity, explore the turquoise waters by snorkelling, kayaking or stand-up paddle boarding through the tropical ocean. Home to the outstanding COMO Shambhala spa, be sure to indulge in reviving treatments and unwind in the outdoor Jacuzzi garden or Japanese baths.
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The Eco Warriors – Bali: Zen Resort Bali
Soak up the exotic surroundings and revive your senses at Zen Resort Bali
Surrounded by pristine tropical gardens, escape to Bali on an eco-friendly honeymoon for green conscious newlyweds. Respecting the local environment, healthy organic cuisine uses only the freshest ingredients, with fish caught in the nearby sea of Bali and fresh fruit and vegetables harvested from the onsite farm. Get closer to nature with a sunrise dolphin sail, rice field trekking and educational eco-forest walks, to learn more about the local wildlife and environment. Recharge after the whirlwind of wedding planning on a luxury spa honeymoon that will re-connect you both with nature and yourselves, through healing holistic therapies, sunrise yoga and sunset meditation.
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The Healthy Foodies – Utah: Red Mountain Resort
Combine exhilirating activities with breath-taking views at Red Mountain Resort
Embark on a culinary honeymoon adventure at this healthy retreat set in Utah’s stunning Red Mountains, just begging to be explored. Discover how healthy eating can improve your newlywed well-being with ‘Eat well, Feel Well’ cooking demonstrations and healthy living classes. Fuel up for your day with the healthy meals on offer like the spinach, quinoa and citrus salad, or try the mango peach smoothie for an instant health kick. Enjoy daily morning hikes and bike rides through the mountains, combined with a wealth of group classes on an activity honeymoon that offers new challenges for you to experience together.
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The Culture Vultures : Morocco Discover Recover
Explore Morocco's extraordinary beauty with Morocco Discover Recover
Discover the diverse culture of this exotic country before recovering on a romantic healthy holiday beneath the Moroccan sun. A dream escape for culture vulture newlyweds, marvel at snake charmers on a guided tour of Marrakech, explore the Atlas Mountains on a mountain bike tour, or learn traditional cooking methods on a cookery course. Once you’ve both filled your discovery boots on a cultural wellness honeymoon, recover at a luxurious wellness retreat by the beach and take ten in the traditional Moroccan Hammam or relax with a range of holistic spa treatments.
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The Adrenaline Junkies: Costa Rica Discover Recover
Escape to paradise on an adventurous honeymoon with Costa Rica Discover Recover
Begin married life exploring Costa Rica’s stunning tropical rainforests and unspoilt coastlines on an adventurous healthy honeymoon for adrenaline junkies. Raise your heart rates white water rafting down the Chirripo River’s voluminous rapids, zip-lining through the forest canopy of a volcanic national park or taking in a jungle crocodile safari. Before heading home and back to reality, recover at a beachfront wellness retreat where you can unwind with indulgent spa treatments, take a romantic horse ride along the beach or keep chasing that adrenalin rush with a refreshing surf together in the Pacific Ocean.
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