This Valentine’s Day, do better than the wilted grocery store flowers and typical ‘I wuv you’ bear, and take your significant other on a Valentine’s Day getaway. We’ve assembled a list of six romantic Valentine’s Day getaway ideas that we’re sure you’ll fall in love with.
Why it’s so romantic: It’s a classic honeymoon destination for a reason. With pristine beaches, emerald waters and romantic resorts, Honolulu makes the perfect Valentine’s Day getaway for couples.
What to do: Explore Kualoa Ranch, Oahu on a day tour from Honolulu. Admire the rugged beauty together, take in the lush mountains and go horseback riding or adventure on an ATV with your loved one.
Why it’s so romantic: Cebu is home to both city, beach, and jungle, making it the perfect getaway idea for couples who want both adventure and relaxation. Visit historic landmarks, go island hopping and witness stunning tropical landscapes, or swim alongside exotic sea creatures.
What to do: Uncover three picturesque islands on an island hopping tour from Cebu City. Snorkel surrounded by massive schools of tropical fish and check out the coral reef below.
Why it’s so romantic: Feel the passion of this historic, French city. Experience the charming streets, quaint shops and partake in decadent foods.
What to do: Embark on a night cruise along the River Seine. Behold the illuminated Parisian landmarks like Le Louvre and the Eiffel Tower.
Why it’s so romantic: Couples looking for a Valentine’s Day getaway idea that incorporates a few daring exploits should look to Sydney, Australia. With surfing, hiking, and skydiving, couples can experience the thrilling adventure together.
What to do: Delight in a beginner surfing lesson on Bondi Beach and learn to ride Australia’s waves with help from professionals.
Why it’s so romantic: Marvel at temples, steeped in history, against a jungle backdrop. Browse the local markets hand-in-hand with your S.O. or revel in the peaceful surroundings of the ancient landmarks.
What to do: Head out on a day tour of Bali to see Tanah Lot Temple. Stop at Tegalalang Rice Terrace to witness the vast fields and browse the stalls of Ubud Market.
Why it’s so romantic: Immerse yourself in the past on a Valentine’s Day getaway in Rome. This idea is great for history buff couples or couples who love to carbo load on pasta!
What to do: Take a ferry ride to Capri Island on a day tour from Rome. From Anacapri, situated 280m above sea level, take in incredible views of the Bay of Naples. Take a motorboat to Blue Grotto (Grotto Azzurra) and pass through an underwater cavity to see sunbeams create a blue reflection in the cavern.
Step up your V-Day game with one of these Valentine’s Day getaway ideas and treat yourself and your S.O. to an unforgettable vacation.