11 Adventurous Honeymoon Ideas

Every honeymoon is different.  While exotic white-sand beaches and pina coladas would be just fine for most of us, some couples prefer to quench their thirst with something a little more adventurous.  Here are 11 outside-of-the-box honeymoon ideas for those seeking a little adventure:

Hike Mount Fuji (Tokyo, Japan)

Sounds crazy, right?  Well, it’s not impossible.  Check out Fuji Mountain Guides and they’ll put together the perfect trip for for you!

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Bike The Netherlands

For the cycling enthusiasts and those of you who still want to get some exercise in while honeymooning, Dutch Bike Tours will point you in the right direction.  With 52 planned-out routes, see the Dutch countryside and much more…while on 2 wheels!

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Outdoor Everything at Olympic National Park

One of the most scenic and versatile national parks in the United States, Olympic National Park will provide you some of the most breathtaking views anyone can imagine. From kayaking to endless hiking, this honeymoon adventure is one of nature’s greatest paradises.   Check out the National Park Service for campground locations.

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Explore Belize

Dig deep into Mayan culture and explore Explore the ancient Maya cities like Tikal, Caracol, Xunantunich and Lamania.  From hiking through exotic rain forests to cave tubing, there’s no shortage of things to do in this beautiful country.  Let Cayo Adventure Guides set up the perfect honeymoon adventure for you and your new spouse!

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Take a Cruise…on the Amazon River

This is NOT your typical Carnival cruise through the Caribbean!  Cruise the mighty Amazon, see the towering Incan ruins of Machu Picchu from the great Inca Empire, the largest state in pre-Columbian America.  Aqua Expeditions offers a luxurious yet adventurous honeymoon option…check them out!

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Zip Line Sonoma

Sonoma isn’t all wine and cheese!  For those looking for that adrenaline rush, Sonoma Canopy Tours offers an unforgettable adventure high amongst the redwood trees of California.  And of course, when you’re done, you can enjoy the liquid libations that Sonoma has to offer!

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Winter in Jackson Hole, Wyoming

Jackson Hole is one of those year-round towns that always has something to offer in the great outdoors. A popular ski destination, Jackson Hole sits nestled along the Great Tetons and offers many adventurous options for those who don’t mind a little cold weather.   Not a skier?  That’s ok….definitely look into a dog sled tour through the Tetons.  The dogs are in absolute heaven and you will be too!

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Dracula Tour in Transylvania (Romania)

Maybe you’re a vampire enthusiast or just a glutton for anything “history.”   Bran Castle, commonly known as “Dracula’s Castle,” is a magical ride through history and a unique honeymoon option that just might make the hair on the back of your neck stand on end!  Check out Brasov Travel Guide to learn more!

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Himalayan Road Trip

Not everyone has the ability to summit Mount Everest (ok, pretty much everyone!), but that can’t stop you from saying you SAW Mt. Everest!  The Himalayan Adventure Company can get you set up with the perfect expedition based on your abilities.

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Trek Alaska

Alaska offers a vast, undisturbed playground for the outdoor enthusiast.  Spend the day hiking, fishing for salmon and exploring everything Alaska has to offer.  Trek Alaska will point you in the right direction!

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Kenyan Safari

Massed herds of migrating wildebeest, red-robed tribesmen and flamingo-carpeted lakes: you can’t get much more adventurous while on safari through the lands of beautiful Kenya.  Make that honeymoon a reality with Go 2 Africa and sign up for one of their packaged tours or create your own custom adventure.

Photo Credit: extraordinaryjourneys.net

 

Happy Honeymooning!  If you’re doing something a little different and adventurous for your honeymoon, we’d love to hear!

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