For those who choose to get married during the winter finding a winter honeymoon destination depends on what the ride and groom want to do. There are two rules of thought when it comes planning a honeymoon during the winter season; do you want an actual winter honeymoon or is getting married at this time of the year a good excuse to go someplace warm with sandy beaches and drinks with umbrellas in it?
There has been plenty written about all the warm places you can go so this article will look at actual winter destinations that offer cold weather activities and fun in a romantic setting. If you are both avid skiers then there are literally hundreds of ski areas to choose from.
Many ski resorts offer romantic honeymoon packages that include lodging, lift tickets, access to the spa, and all the other accommodations that come with staying at a world class ski resort. Depending on where you stay you may also be able have ski-in ski-out access to the slopes which is the ultimate way to enjoy a ski vacation.
If you and your soon to be spouse are hard core skiers then you may want to consider a heli-skiing honeymoon. This is the ultimate dream ski vacation with personalized service that’s out of this world. You spend the day skiing fresh powder under the watchful eye of a professional guide and the evenings are spent in a warm cozy lodge in front of a roaring fire. The food is all prepared from the best ingredients by some of the worlds best chefs.
For those who wish to travel to foreign locations a winter honeymoon to Europe and the Alps can’t be beat. A week at the foot of a world class ski mountain in a small French or Italian village is a truly romantic experience. You can also visit many of the major European cities that are only an hour or two from many of the ski resorts. This gives you the option of spending a few days enjoying the sites and sounds in some of the oldest cities in the world.
If you don’t like to ski but still want the winter honeymoon experience then you may want to consider a mountain spa/lodge or hot springs. This may be the perfect way to relax after the stress of the wedding. Hidden in mountain valleys all over the world are mountain lodges and hot springs that offer everything you need to relax and spend time alone with your love. Hot springs, full days spas, and romantic cabins all make for a truly memorable honeymoon experience.
There are any number of places that make great winter honeymoon destinations. Your ultimate choice will come down to what you and your soon to be spouse wish to do.