Australia provides you with an unforgettable journey of spectacular sights, stunning wilderness, and captivating waterfalls. You will find serenity and comfort here among its tranquil forests and rugged mountains.
Uluru and Kata Tjuta will enchant you with their vibrant landscape. Stay at romantic wilderness camp Longitude 131deg for dining under starlit skies; join an Aboriginal tour of Uluru; and meet Indigenous artists at Ernabella Arts Community.
1. Kangaroo Island
Kangaroo Island conjures images of fluffy joeys and cuddly koalas, but this South Australian island offers much more. A World Heritage-listed paradise, Kangaroo Island offers visitors an unforgettable blend of natural beauty and luxurious amenities.
Flinders Chase National Park is home to some of nature’s greatest treasures – think secluded beaches, bays and steep cliffs. Admire Remarkable Rocks which have been formed by wind and saltwater into unique shapes; or head over to Seal Bay Conservation Park where ranger-guided walks provide opportunities to interact with basking Australian sea lions.
Visit Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to gain a more cultural experience and explore its Aboriginal sites, such as Uluru-Kata Tjuta’s ancient rock paintings thought to date back 20,000 years. These paintings provide insights into early settlers’ lives as well as indigenous animals living nearby.
With so much incredible scenery to see on a honeymoon trip, it can be difficult to do everything on your list in one trip. But Australia’s efficient domestic flight network makes this easy; adding Uluru-Kata Tjuta and Kangaroo Island as stops along your itinerary can create an experience like no other! Don’t miss Adelaide, Darwin, and Alice Springs either; add them for an out-of-this-world experience!
2. Barossa Valley
Australia’s Barossa Valley offers wine lovers looking for a romantic escape the perfect getaway destination. Situated only an hour and a half away from Adelaide in South Australia, this region features over 150 world-class wineries as well as beautiful vineyard-lined hills and historic villages nestled against natural landscapes.
Luxury accommodations like Cape Lodge offer something for every honeymoon budget, while Discovery Parks provide affordable glamping tents. To experience all that this region has to offer in terms of wine and culinary culture, at least several nights should be spent here.
Discovering some of the region’s finest wines can also be found here; many have Germanic roots dating back to 1840s; such as Seppeltsfield, Krondorf, Basedow, Henschke and Wolf Blass being some of the more notable ones.
The area is a popular tourist spot, drawing most of its visitors from Adelaide. Here, visitors can sample some of Australia’s finest wine and food, with many restaurants serving gourmet fare. Winery tours and bike rides are also offered. And don’t forget the nearby national park which features stunning cliffs, wetlands, rainforests and fresh eucalyptus forests!
3. Margaret River
Margaret River in Western Australia offers vineyards, beaches and breathtaking nature for visitors to explore. You can reach it either via flying into Perth Airport or taking an easy car journey from regional airports.
Spend a day discovering the wines of the area at local vineyards like Voyager Estate Winery, Leeuwin Estate and Xanadu Winery. Enjoy cellar door tasting sessions and learn about winemaking process before having lunch in one of their restaurants.
Discover secluded swimming spots along the region’s coastlines and beaches, or indulge in luxurious blue waters at Margaret River Natural Spa. Surfers will also have plenty of places to catch waves such as Wilyabrup Beach and Margaret River Reef.
This area is one of Australia’s 36 biodiversity hotspots and its terracotta soils are home to an array of plants, wildlife and birds. Within its limestone caves lie astonishing stalactites and stalagmites – great to explore on foot or with guided tour.
Hamelin Bay is an ideal spot for seeing wild stingrays close up, with white sand beaches and turquoise waters offering ample chances for encounters. Furthermore, this spectacular beach offers picturesque cliff walks to complete your viewing experience.
On your visit to Margaret River, be sure to stop by Boranup Forest with its peaceful environment and variety of animals like kangaroos and koalas. Or visit Margaret River Chocolate Company original factory to sample some delicious gourmet cheeses that pair perfectly with local wines.
Australia provides honeymooners with an experience unlike any other. From gorgeous sand beaches shaded by palm trees, lush national parks, breathtaking mountains, luxurious spas and unforgettable spa treatments – to swimming with whale sharks, hiking through ancient rainforests, wine tasting in sun-drenched vineyards or renting cottages nestled amid snowcapped mountains – Australia truly has something special to offer every couple!
An idyllic honeymoon or romantic escape in Australia’s Tasmania will enthrall you with majestic wilderness surroundings and delectable local food and wine. Home to an abundance of wildlife and natural wonders like impressive waterfalls, alpine heaths, and magnificent mountain ranges; best time for travel is between May and September when temperatures are at their coolest.
Wollongong on Australia’s south coast provides newlyweds looking to escape crowded tourist spots with the beach life they crave a quiet retreat, featuring white-sand beaches, lovely parks and fresh eucalyptus forests – ideal for ocean lovers!
Newlywed couples who enjoy surfing will want to visit Byron Bay, known for being a surfer’s haven and top beach destination in New South Wales. Additionally, it boasts sunrise hikes, unique shopping opportunities, and organic cuisine – perfect for newlyweds looking for adventure.
Cairns and Thala Beach Nature Reserve offers couples who prioritize sustainability the ideal eco-conscious honeymoon in Australia. Tucked between coconut plantations and private beach, this resort provides couples who value sustainability a luxurious yet eco-conscious stay. Boasting an expansive 58 hectare conservation reserve and home to rare fauna like Boyd’s forest dragons, striped possums and monitor lizards – it makes an excellent honeymoon location!