Honeymoons in the Caribbean have been popular for quite a while now as they offer loved-up couples with stunning scenery, world class accommodation, and even near perfect weather for the better part of the year. Honeymoon in Antigua is no exception and it even offers many romantic activities such as sunset cruises and picnics on isolated beaches, in addition to the traditional Caribbean honeymoon. Below are the top 5 Antigua romantic activities you can enjoy if you decide to go for your honeymoon in Antigua.
Romantic Picnic at Half Moon Bay
Antigua has 365 beaches, but one of best and definitely the most romantic beach is the Half Moon Bay. It has a natural and curve of coral colored sand which curves for about one mile down the southeast coast of the island. You will not find any luxury restaurants and resorts on this beach as it all about nature all the way. Most of the resorts will pack for you picnics which you will carry when going to Half Moon Bay.(Image by Christian Ostrosky)
It is quite romantic to sail past palm fringed island having a cool trade wind on your hair moving toward the orange hued skies. Antigua has stunning scenery, reliable warm winds and calm turquoise water which make it the best place to go sailing. Most of the island’s hotels normally offer organized private sunset cruises or if you like, charter a yacht from one of the companies on the island.
Views from Harmony Hall Restaurant
If you are searching for the best place to have a romantic meal while you are on your honeymoon in Antigua, then you should consider the stunning views from Harmony Hall restaurant, art gallery and boutique hotel. It is located in the tropical gardens of an old sugar mill and affords the beautiful views of Nonsuch Bay.
Romantic Horse Ride along the Beach
If you are looking for a romantic way to explore the island, then you should consider riding a horse down the white sand beaches as it will provide just what you want. There are a number of places on the island which offer riding excursions such as the Spring Riding Club which is among the best. You will be led by knowledgeable guides through the island’s jungle like the interior and after onto the powder white beaches. Additionally, you will get the chance of peddling in the limpid blue sea on your horseback too.
Spa and Massage Treatment
Honeymoon in Antigua cannot be complete without sampling the spa treatment at your resort. Enjoy couples’ massage and spa treatment offered at most of the resorts and hotels on the island. You will get everything from romantic petal baths to body wraps, and even classic Thai and Swedish massages.(Image by eliteislandresorts)
If you have ever pictured your honeymoon being on a tropical palm fringed beach, with plenty of activities, stunning views, vibrant culture as well as historical sites, then Antigua is the right place for you. Having won the Caribbean’s leading honeymoon destination award recently at the World Travel Awards, you should make your booking now and be sure to get a lot of Antigua honeymoon packages.
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