No Passport, No Problem: 8 Swoonworthy US Honeymoon Destinations
Looking forward to an Instagram-worthy honeymoon, but know you can’t afford the plane ticket, much less a $1000 per night over-water-villa? No sweat! There are plenty of ideal honeymoon destinations right in our own backyard! Here are our top 8 picks for US honeymoon destinations – and don’t worry, you’ll still be able to hashtag #instaview and #honeymoonviews 😉
Outdoorsy Honeymoon Destinations
Jackson Hole, Wyoming
Perfect weather for an adventurous honeymoon in the summer with outdoor activities like hiking, biking, fishing, horseback riding, and white water rafting. On the other hand, honeymoon here in the winter for plenty of winter sports, or hanging out in the hot tub with a bottle of champagne!
Couer d’Alene, Idaho
Who knew this beautiful town existed?! With an idyllic town full of quaint shops and restaurants and the gorgeous lake views, this a wonderful spot for a honeymoon! Rent a boat for the day and explore the beautiful lake with your new beau.
Bar Harbor, Maine
Another destination with swoon-worthy views plus all the lobster you can eat, Bar Harbor is perfect for honeymooners! Explore the charming town, take long walks on the beach, and cross the sand bar during low tide that connects the harbor to an uninhabited island. Make sure to head here during summer or early fall for the best temps!
City Honeymoon Destinations
New York City, New York
If you’re more city than outdoorsy people, what better city to head to for a honeymoon than THE city? New York City offers so many things to do no matter what time of year you go. Get lost roaming the streets hand in hand with your spouse!
Charleston, South Carolina
Head to this picturesque southern town for your honeymoon and get ready to want to take a picture of everything. Stroll over to Rainbow Row to see the famous colorful houses of Charleston. Other activities include taking a carriage ride, going on a ghost tour, taking a boat tour, and exploring the history of the city.
Beach Honeymoon Destinations
Key West, Florida
Head to the southernmost point of the US for the perfect beach vacay! Spend your days lounging on the beach with a drink in hand. But if that’s not your thing, there’s plenty of history and culture to explore in town! Plus, tons of photo-worthy spots to show off your new hubs!
Outerbanks, North Carolina
Step back in time with a honeymoon in the Outerbanks! Enjoy gorgeous white sand beaches and delicious seafood. You can even drive along the beach, just be careful of wild horses! Yes, you read that right! What could be more beautiful than watching a wild horse roaming the beach at sunset???
Other Honeymoon Destinations
Napa Valley, California
Honeymooning in wine country – yes, please! Endless wine, perfect weather, and gorgeous views… can we come with?! Even if you’re not a wine lover, this place is beautiful enough to enjoy with or without a glass and offers plenty of other activities besides wine tasting. Hot air balloon ride, anyone!?
Whether you want a honeymoon on the beach, in the mountains, in the city, in a small town, or just somewhere with lots of wine, you can easily find a perfect spot in the US! It’ll be worth saving the money, and you’ll be so focused on your new hubby, you won’t even realize you never left the country! After all, a honeymoon is about spending time together as newlyweds, not going to the coolest destination.
So, where will you go for your honeymoon? Come let us know on Facebook!