The Most Romantic Australian Destinations For Your Honeymoon

If you are planning your honeymoon, you need to look for a destination that will offer everything that you need for the perfect romantic vacation. Australia is the perfect place to visit, especially during your honeymoon because here, you can find a plethora of beautiful landscapes and other natural attractions that promise a romantic atmosphere. Of course, you can also try delicious dishes in many restaurants, enjoy wine tastings at prestigious wineries and stay in comfortable and luxurious hotels. If you want your honeymoon to be the vacation of your lifetime then here are a couple of great Australian honeymoon destinations you need to check out.

Byron Bay

This beautiful location is more suitable for couples who want a relaxed and romantic honeymoon in the embrace of Mother Nature. In Byron Bay, couples have the opportunity to enjoy long walks on the beach, go kayaking, try fishing or explore the rainforest nearby. There are also a lot of restaurants and coffee shops where couples can taste delicious foods from the broad Australian cuisine. Byron Bay is the ideal place for a dream honeymoon. The laidback town, pristine beaches and beautiful scenery make this a luxurious and relaxing destination. There are numerous activities on offer in this beach getaway.


Daylesford is another wonderful honeymoon destination that newlywed couples will love. The location is renowned for the plethora of spa facilities it offers, making it the perfect destination for those who want to relax during their honeymoon. After spending a long day at the spa centre, couples can take a trip to enjoy local wines and admire the beautiful countryside. The serene environment of Daylesford is the perfect way to send the couple into immediate relaxation and bliss. Daylesford has plenty of restaurants and galleries, as well as a beautiful countryside and beautiful gardens and architecture.

Kakadu National Park

This is another fascinating place suitable for couples who want to bond with nature and get rid of stress during their honeymoon. Kakadu National Park has a size of almost 20,000 square kilometres and it features a plethora of long walking tracks, stunning views and natural beauty and untouched surroundings that will make every couple feel sublime. A trip to the Northern Territory will allow you to experience Australia’s remote and magnificent natural environment. Kakadu National Park features spectacular ecological beauty and great cultural experiences for the perfect honeymoon.

The Whitsundays

This honeymoon destination is composed of over 70 small islands and it is perfect for couples who love beaches, sun and ocean. The weather in this location is excellent, there are 5 stars resorts almost everywhere and couples can enjoy a trip on the sea at an affordable price. Also, couples have the opportunity to try snorkelling here as well as a wide variety of water sports. The Whitsundays offers stunning beaches, great weather and clear blue water for the most relaxing environment. A honeymoon at Whitsundays is all about resting and enjoying life in 5 star resorts.


Another great honeymoon destination is Kimberley, a fantastic place in the western part of Australia. It features breathtaking beaches and rock pools, a multitude of spectacular natural landscapes and plenty of activities and things to do. For example, the newlyweds can start with a camel ride on the Cable Beach or snap pictures of the remote wilderness featured by Kimberley. Some of the most comfortable and enjoyable places to stay here include El Questro Wilderness Park Homestead, Cable Beach Club Resort and Pinctada Cable Beach.


This city does not need any introduction and it is one of the best honeymoon destinations in the world. Here couples can enjoy vibrant nightlife, plenty of malls and shopping complexes to explore, a multitude of luxurious restaurants and coffee shops as well as historical sites and museums. Melbourne has plenty to offer for every couple and one of the best and most romantic activities would be to hire a vehicle and enjoy a ride along the Great Ocean Road. Newlyweds can also spend one night or two in the Royce Hotel as well as Crown Towers or The Langham. For those looking for a city honeymoon, Melbourne is it!

Barossa Valley

Most people know South Australia for the beautiful wineries and great food. The perfect honeymoon atmosphere can be found in the rustic Barossa Valley. There is a good reason why the destination is a favourite of many honeymooners. The location is home to some famous wineries, including Pehmann, Penfolds and Wolf Blass. Apart from enjoying the beautiful wine tours, visitors can walk around the Barossa Valley, admiring the beautiful churches and buildings. There is also plenty of music and local food and different festivals to leave visitors feeling truly relaxed while enjoying the peaceful serenity.

Cradle Mountain

Nature lovers can enjoy the beautiful wilderness that Tasmania has on offer. The Cradle Mountains have some amazing hiking tracks that active honeymooners will love. Visitors to the region will enjoy the sight of gorgeous alpines as well as relaxing in the tranquil countryside. The destination offers plenty of cosy accommodation that is perfect for newlyweds. After filling the days with mountain walks, horse riding, bike rides and other activities, couples can snuggle by the fire or relax and indulge in a spa treatment. Some places to stay include Cradle Mountain Lodge, Cradle Mountain Chateau and Eagles Nest Retreat.

Sunshine Coast

For those looking for remote beaches, Queensland’s Sunshine Coast is full of them. The beautiful beaches offer the perfect atmosphere to leave visitors feeling rested. Located one hour north of Brisbane, the Sunshine Coast acts as a backdrop for the Glass House Mountains. With perfect temperatures, guests will enjoy relaxing on the beautiful sandy Noosa beach and taking a dip in the clear water. There are several restaurants along Hastings Street where visitors can enjoy fine dining. Apart from Noosa, there are other beaches along the coast including Coolum, Mooloolaba and Caloundra.


Those looking for a winter getaway cannot do any better than Thredbo. This destination offers the perfect adventure for those who get married during the snow season. The breathtaking views and soft snowfields offer different activities at any time of the year. During winter, travellers can enjoy skiing, snowboarding and other winter activities. Quality accommodation is available, as well as top restaurants and cosy village bars that provide the perfect ambience to relax and snuggle up after the cold outing.

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