Top 10 City Honeymoon Destinations You Must Visit

Having the right choice of destination is quite important in planning and preparing for your honeymoon. Some choices depend on your personality: if you are a party goer, or a silent type of person, if you are enjoying a company of others or if you want it alone, quiet, and peaceful with your partner. It all counts in deciding where to go or stay at. To help newlyweds choose on where they will be spending their honeymoon, TWV listed the Top 10 City Honeymoon Destinations that is perfect for their choice.

Top 10 City Honeymoon Destinations You Must Visit

1. Paris, France (Europe), Archangels Chateau

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Famous for: Eiffel Tower and Notre Dame, Paris is also known as one of the leading city in the fashion industry and for many historic art pieces located here such as Mona Lisa. Paris is also known for being a lovers’ nest.

Best time to visit: Paris during spring time, April to June has a perfect atmosphere.

Things to do:

  • Visit different museums
  • See the original Monalisa painting
  • Leave no stones on admirable districts in the area
  • Catch outstanding performance of operas and theater plays
  • Check out historical sights
  • Have a romantic time in Eiffel tower

Must go/see places:

  • Notre Dame de Paris
  • Eiffel Tower
  • The Louvre
  • Montmartre
  • Musée d’Orsay
  • Palais-Royal

Places to stay: Hotel Luxembourg Parc Paris

Things to eat: Paris is famous for its French Cuisine and here are some sumptuous dishes to eat in Paris: Crepes | Steak Fites | Confit de Canard | Boeuf Bourguignon | Steak Tartare | Escargots | Quiche | Croque Monsier / Madame | Chausson aux Pommes | Croissant.

Close Alternatives: C̆eský Krumlov, Czech | Prague, Czech Republic

2. Venice, Italy ( Europe ), Fascinating Ambiance

Famous for: The Grand Canal makes Venice a must-visit place, especially because of its exceptional building masterwork. The notable sights are based in Piazza San Marco or Saint Mark Square. Saint Mark Basilica located in this area is also popular because of its elegance and magnificence.

Best time to visit: During autumn season, September to November. Autumn makes the city enchanting to come over.

Things to do:

  • Ride a gondola
  • Ride a ferry (vaporetto) for island tour
  • Visit notable and iconic places
  • View Italian Opera

Must go/see places:

  • Saint Mark Basilica
  • Doge’s Palace
  • Teatro La Fenice
  • Grand Canal
  • Piazza San Marco
  • Rialto Bridge

Places to stay: Hotel Ai Cavalieri di Venezia | Hotel Monaco and Grand Canal

Things to eat: Venetian Specialty like Sarde in soar | Baccala mantecato | Risotto al nero di seppia | Risi e bisi, Bigoli in salsa | Fegato alla veneziana | Moleche | Baicoli | Fritole and Wines.

Close Alternative: Treviso, Italy

3. Las Vegas ( USA ), A Luxurious Honeymoon

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Famous for: Being an entertainment centre, Las Vegas will give couples a honeymoon principally inclined to gaming and nightlife. It also has remarkable establishments such us the MGM Grand, Mirage Hotel, Venetian Hotel, High Roller, The Neon Museum, and the Wee Kirk O’ the Heather.

Best time to visit: During spring and autumn season, which would be from March to May or September to November.  

Things to do:

  • Check out their famous Casinos
  • Grab a gondola tour at The Venetian
  • Come over and experience the view at the top of Eiffel Tower replica in Las Vegas
  • Be entertained by the extreme fountain exhibition
  • Enjoy the famous light show experience

Must go/see places:

  • MGM Grand Las Vegas
  • Las Vegas Strip
  • Bellagio
  • Fremont Street Experience
  • Stratosphere Las Vegas
  • Caesars Palace
  • The Venetian
  • The Mirage

Places to stay: Mandarin Oriental | ARIA Sky Suites | SKYLOFTS at MGM Grand

Things to eat: Here are some dishes that are easy to find in Las Vegas: Shrimp Cocktail | AYCE Sushi | Onions | Basque food (Basque-style chateaubriand)

Close Alternative: Macau

4. Dubai ( UAE ), Promised land

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Famous for: The highest building masterwork here is Burj Khalifa, and the solo 7 star hotel Burj Al Arab. Dubai mall, the biggest mall is also located here. If couples are looking for a highly luxurious place, this is the city to be.

Best time to visit: November to March

Things to do:

  • Don’t miss to visit and enjoy the top view from Burj Khalifa
  • Go shopping at the huge Dubai Mall
  • Drop by and feel the Dubai’s culture at Gold and Spice Souks.

Must go/see places:

  • Ski Dubai
  • Palm Jumeriah
  • Burj Khalifa
  • Wild Wadi Water Park
  • Palm Islands
  • Burj Al Arab
  • Dubai Mall

Places to stay: The Ritz-Carlton Dubai | Grand Hyatt Dubai | The Oberoi Dubai | Park Hyatt Hotel | Conrad Dubai | Atlantis the Palm | Jumeirah Beach Hotel.

Things to eat: Al Harees | Falafel (ta’amia) | Hummus | Ghuzi | Matchbous | Shawarma | Esh asarya | Tabbouleh | Mehalabiya.

Close Alternative: Oman

5. New York, USA, A Modernized Community for Honeymoon

Famous for: Being the city that never sleeps, its abounding theatrical piece, movie house, and photoelectric advertisement board will bring the dream honeymoon to couples who want to experience the city beat.

Best time to visit: Anytime of the year. But take note that it is easier to grab shows or program tickets in the months of January and February.

Things to do:

  • Watch theatrical shows
  • Sightseeing at the city’s remarkable sights
  • Get a charge out of shopping
  • Live a little nightlife scene

Must go/see places:

  • Statue of Liberty
  • Empire State Building
  • Times Square
  • Central Park
  • Madison Square Garden
  • St. Patrick’s Cathedral

Places to stay: Soho, Manhattan | Chelsea

Things to eat: Bacon, Egg and Cheese | Porterhouse | Roasted Chicken | Lamb over Rice | Lasagna alla Bolognese | Black Label Burger | Recession Special | Crab toast | Octopus | Brisket | New York Pizza

Close Alternatives: Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn

6. Istanbul, Turkey, For a Eurasian Honeymoon

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Famous for: The large number of old mosques and upbeat nightlife in Europe makes Istanbul a honeymoon city. It is also known for Bosphorus, the most heart-stopping sight of the city.

Best time to visit: September to November, the fare rates drop and the atmosphere is breath-taking.

Things to do:

  • Grab some souvenirs from bazaars
  • Drop by for a relaxing Turkish shower and massage
  • Visit historic mosques
  • Never miss visiting Sultanahment

Must go/see places:

  • Hagia Sophia
  • Sultan Ahmed Mosque
  • Topkapi Palace
  • Basilica Cistern
  • Grand Bazaar

Places to stay: Beyoğlu area.

Things to eat: Turkish Breakfast | Menemen | Meze | Kuyu Kebabi / Tandir | Iskender Kebap | Adana Kebap | Lüfer | Manti | Künefe | Baklava | Bonus – Kuru Fasulye

7. Hong Kong, For A Magnificent Tour

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Famous for: Using Cantonese dialect as their daily form of communication, Hong Kong is known for shopping, jewelry, enchanting places, and admirable scenery.

Best time to visit: October to December, this season has convenient weather and reasonable room rates.

Things to do:

  • Grab the opportunity to watch the evening light exhibition
  • Please yourself on shopping
  • Be entertained by the breathtaking scene at the top of Victoria Peak

Must go/see places:

  • Victoria Peak
  • Hong Kong Disneyland
  • Ocean Park Hong Kong
  • Tian Tan Buddha
  • Po Lin Monastery
  • Clock Tower Hong Kong
  • Man Mo Temple

Places to stay: Mandarin Oriental | The Ritz- Carlton, Hong Kong | Four Seasons Hotel, Hong Kong | The Upper House

Things to eat: Dim Sum | Wanton and Beef Brisket Noodles | Roast Meats | Cha Chaan Teng | Hong Kong Milk Tea | Congee | Egg Tarts | Swiss Chicken Wings | Seafood | Hong Kong Desserts

Close Alternatives: Shanghai | Singapore

8. Tokyo, Japan, an Oriental Honeymoon Photo via 5mxp

Famous for: Japan is known for its wealthy cultural history, first class Japanese cuisine, and the fusion of modern and ancient belief and civilization.

Best time to visit: September to November (pleasant weather), March to May (to witness cherry blossoms).

Things to do:

  • Glance over the picture above Tokyo Tower
  • Have a passionate walk with your partner under the cherry blossoms (sakura)
  • Take a soothing bath at the hot springs (onsen)

Must go/see places:

  • Tokyo Tower
  • Ueno Park
  • Odaiba
  • Senso-ji
  • Roppongi
  • Tokyo National Museum
  • Rainbow Bridge
  • OOedo-Onsen-Monogatari
  • Edo Castle

Places to stay: Best would be at the following Ryokan (a classic Japanese guest room): Seikou | Wakana | Choyokan | Taieikan | Homeikan | Hotel Ryumeikan Tokyo | Sawanoya Ryokan | Sukeroku no Yado Sadachiyo | Ryokan Shigetsu | Daisou Ryokan.   

Things to eat: Tonkatsu | Sushi | Crepes | Sukiyaki | Tempura | Coffee

Close Alternatives: Seoul, South Korea

9. Prague, Czech Republic, Lovers Dreamland Getaway

Famous for: Astronomical Clock and Old Town Square. Prague is also known for its multi-coloured decorated architecture and medieval cathedrals.

Best to visit: During autumn (September to November) and spring (March to May) for mild and typical weather.

Things to do:

  • Have a good time and experience the nightlife, pubs, and beer halls
  • Spend time with cultural affairs like orchestra performances
  • Take a snap at the city’s historic places like Prague Castle, Dancing House, Charles Bridge and the legendary Astronomical Clock

Must go/see places:

  • Charles Bridge
  • Prague National Park
  • Old Town Square
  • Prague National Theatre
  • Saint Vitus Cathedral
  • Dancing House
  • Prague Astronomical Clock

Places to stay:  Staré Město & Josefov | Malá Strana & Smíchov | Vinohrady & Žižkov | Nové Město and Vyšehrad | Holešovice

Things to eat:  Palačinky | Trdelník | Vepřo-knedlo-zelo | Chlebíčky | Guláš | Smažený Sýr | Knedlíky | Grilované Klobásy

Close Alternatives: Vienna, Austria

10. London, England – Iconic Passage To Romance

Famous for: Its many enchanting museum, leading theatre performances, and numerous attractions like St Paul’s Cathedral, National Gallery and Tower of London makes this city a perfect honeymoon site.

Best time to visit: March to May when the weather is typical and the city square is blossoming in green.

Things to do:

  • Do not miss to visit the Buckingham Palace
  • Be pleased as you look over the Tower of London
  • Be fascinated by the excellent performances at the finest theatres
  • Spend a 30-minutes capsule tour with your partner in the London Eye

Must go/see places:

  • Westminster Abbey
  • London Eye
  • St. Paul’s Cathedral
  • London Eye
  • Buckingham Palace
  • Tower of London and Tower Bridge

Places to stay: The Ritz London | The Goring

Things to eat: Fish & Chips | Sunday Roast with Yorkshire pudding | Eton Mess |Pie and Mash |Bangers and Mash |Cockles |Full English breakfast | Sticky Toffee Pudding | Afternoon Tea | Beef Wellington

Close Alternatives: Rome, Italy | Paris, France | Dublin

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