Italy has joined the list of countries which are easing its travel restriction. It is slowly welcoming tourists internationally and reviving its tourism industry. The fusion of ancient and modernity, stunning landscapes, and the beautiful culture have made Italy one of the best destinations to visit!
For those of you who had to halt your plans for your honeymoon due to the Covid-19 lockdown, it’s time to plan for a honeymoon destination! Not forgetting the soon-to-be brides and grooms too. Italy has so much to offer, depending on what you are looking for as a couple. Either sightseeing, doing exciting activities with your spouse, or simply indulging in the local culture, Italy has it all.
Here are the 9 best honeymoon destinations in Italy to visit with your spouse!
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Image Credit: Christopher Czermak on Unsplash; Vatican City, a perfect backdrop for your couple photos!
Let’s start off with the capital city of Italy, Rome. Rome is rich in culture and history, a city where you can indulge in Romans art and architecture. One of the best ways to explore the city is on a Vespa. Go ahead and rent a Vespa if you have a license and explore Rome with your significant other. Ride down to Trevi Fountain, through the cobbled streets of Trastevere and Vatican City. These places make a perfect backdrop for your couple photos too, apart from the great memories that you can make there. Remember to take lots of photos!
Image Credit: Damiano Baschiera on Unsplash; The famous Gondola ride where you could enjoy the sunset with your loved ones.
When you mention Venice, what comes to mind would definitely be the Gondola ride down the Grand Canal. Of course, nothing can beat a Gondola ride through the sunset where you could just enjoy this romantic little moment with your loved ones.
Image Credit: Alessandro Visentin on Unsplash; Verona, the setting for Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet.
Known to be the city of love, Verona is the setting for Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. Tour around the city to catch a glimpse of the location settings of this famous love story.
4. Amalfi Coast
Image Credit: Gabby J on Unsplash; The colorful houses sit upon staggered cliffs in Amalfi Coast.
If you are looking for a serene honeymoon location, then Amalfi is a perfect city for you. The colorful houses sit upon staggered cliffs with a coastline of turquoise water, making every spot in this city picturesque. A laidback trip with the spouse is best enjoyed at any of the sandy beaches here in Amalfi.
5. Lake Como
Image Credit: Damian Chojnacki on Unsplash; Lake Como, a must-visit tourist spot!
Lake Como is deemed as one of the most picturesque destinations for couples. The unique shape of the lake which is like an inverted Y, with a mountainous backdrop, will give you the best honeymoon retreat. Lake Como is always swarming with locals and tourists, so if you want to choose Lake Como as your honeymoon destination, be ready to brace the crowd!
6. Monte Isola
Image Credit: Ouael Ben Salah on Unsplash; Lake Iseo, one of the attractions in Monte Isola.
If you want to experience the pleasures of life with your spouse, give Monte Isola a try. It is not only one of the best honeymoon getaway but also a great escape from reality. Cars are banned in Monte Isola, so your only option to explore the island is by the small bus or cycling. Isn’t it fun to be enjoying every crook of what life has to offer with your loved ones in this manner?
7. Cinque Terre
Image Credit: Mika Korhonen on Unsplash; Stunning views at Cinque Terre, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Cinque Terre is another area in Italy for those adventurous couples. Comparing it to Monte Isola, you can actually find public transport here at Cinque Terre, and you can rent a car if you want to. But we suggest skipping those and explore Cinque Terre by foot to experience the beauty of what this area has to offer.
Image Credit: Jonathan Körner on Unsplash; Florence, Italy, home to Renaissance art and architecture.
Being one of the major cities in Italy, Florence is home to Renaissance art and architecture. If you and your spouse would like to indulge in some history, art, and culture, Florence has so many to offer.
Image Credit: Caleb Stokes on Unsplash; Milan Cathedral, a famous landmark in Italy.
Milan is seldom deemed as a romantic city, but you and your spouse should check it out! There are a lot of attractions in store for you. Milan is known to be the city of fashion and design. But aside from that, Milan offers historical architecture such as the Milan Cathedral and Castello Sforzesco.