After you say ‘I do,’ take your loved one to explore the fascinating cities and breathtaking beaches of Thailand. From riding an elephant through a tropical jungle to enjoying luxury spa treatments together, Thailand is the perfect spot for both a romantic and adventurous honeymoon. Whether you choose the peaceful beaches of Phuket or the lively streets of Bangkok, each destination within Thailand offers its own charm with plenty of unique experiences for couples. Here is our guide on the activities you and your loved one can enjoy together, when honeymooning in Thailand.
The beautiful beaches of Phuket attract many sun seeking honeymooners. Make the most of the pristine surrounds with a romantic dinner by the sea. Many of Phuket’s popular restaurants feature stunning ocean views, such as the award winning Da Maurizio on Patong Beach Road. Alternatively, enjoy the cool ocean breeze with a romantic sunset cruise. A tour to Phang Nga Bay will have you admiring hundreds of majestic limestone cliffs that protrude from the surface. For an underwater adventure together, enjoy a private tour of Phuket’s best snorkelling and diving spots.
Thailand’s bustling capital, Bangkok is a vibrant and energetic metropolis with an endless list of romantic attractions. Dine under the stars with your loved one at the sophisticated Vertigo and Moon Bar. Situated on the 61st floor of the Banyan Tree Hotel, this open air grill and bar boasts incredible views across the city, while serving a sumptuous seafood and steak menu. Stroll hand in hand through the colourful Suan Lum Night Bazaar or relax and unwind with luxury treatments at one of the local spas. See the latest flick at Siam Paragon’s Cinemas and upgrade to one of the VIP options which includes first class recliners or love seats complete with pillows and blankets.
Situated off the east coast of Thailand, Koh Samui is famed for its natural beauty. Enjoy a romantic stroll along the island’s palm lined shores of Chaweng Beach. Couples can indulge in rejuvenating spa treatments at Tamarind Springs. Nestled amongst lush tropical surrounds, you can leisurely wander between the herbal steam cave, the rock plunge pools and the tea pavilion. Explore more of the island’s natural scenery with a visit to the Na Muang Waterfalls or the Namtok Na Muang Waterfall. A safari tour is also a wonderful way to discover the wildlife of Koh Samui, which may even offer the unique experience of riding an elephant.
A popular seaside resort city, Hua Hin is perfect for an intimate weekend away. Spend time walking through Sam Roi Yot National Park, famed for its limestone mountains, mangrove swamps and many species of bird. Pamper your loved one with a traditional Thai massage at one of the many massage shops in Hua Hin. Wander through the colourful Hua Hin Night Bazzar markets for all your souvenirs or visit the Hua Hun Hills Vineyard for a delightful wine tasting journey through the picturesque landscape.
Often nicknamed the Rose of the North, Chiang Mai is a city surrounded by mountains and lush countryside. For those seeking adventure on their honeymoon, consider a visit to the Flight of the Gibbon. Embark on a zip lining canopy tour through the lush ancient rainforest, with over five kilometres of zip lines. Visit the impressive Queen Sirikit Botanical Gardens or admire the lavishly landscaped gardens at the Phu Ping Palace. Chiang Mai is also the perfect place to master the art of Thai cooking, with a large number of popular cooking schools to choose from.