Top Seven Honeymoon Destinations in Greece
Greece is a cluster of 6000 islands out of which 227 are inhabited. It can indeed get boggling to someone visiting Greece for the first time. So here we present to you the top seven destinations ensure that you have an amazing honeymoon in Greece
It will seem as though Santorini is made for honeymooners. With it’s wish washed structures, inviting wine culture, postcard perfect villages, enticing beaches and breath taking sunsets it is no wonder that Santorini is the most popular honeymoon destination for locals and visitors seeking romance. Book a luxurious suite for you and your partner to enjoy the aluring sunset sipping some fine wine while enjoying the fine cuisine that Santorini has to offer or even take a dip in the infinity pools on the terraces of your hotels. The perfect start to a never ending romance.
Corfu is the second largest island on Greece. Located by the Ionian sea Corfu is the perfect romatic getaway for lovebirds. Mesmerizing clear blue water, majestic volcanic mountains, monument of a bygone era and the impeccable beaches will entice you. One day will surely not suffice to marvel at the beauty that is Corfu. Scuba dive at the Paleokastritsa, take a hike to Mount Pantokrater and explore the old castles. Corfu offers the honeymooners much needed privacy as it is not very crowded.
The capital city though famous for the rustic ruins has an old world charm of its own. Pay you respects to the God of love herself-Aphrodite when you are at Athens. Explore the National Gardens, the temple of Zeus, The Pantheon and the Acropolis museum by taking a day tour. The panoramic view of Mount Lycabettus, Temple of Hephaestus and The National Museum give you a glimpse of the bygone royalty of Greece.
Wind up a beautiful day spent seeing the marvels of Athens by treating your spouse to the lip smacking Mediterranean cuisine and fine wine to have a perfect end to a romantic day.
Plaka is located close to Athens and you will indeed love to spend a day relaxing and enjoying the spell binding views of the imposing structures. The Pre historic Thera, Ancient agora, Theater of Dionysus and the Tower of winds are major attractions at Plaka. If you would rather spend a quiet day relaxing with your spouse the Plaka has the most wonderful secluded beaches for that. Plaka has many shops where you can pick up souvenirs to remind you of the wonderful time spend at Greece.
Mykonas is where the happening crowd is found at Greece. Brimming with pubs and discotheques Mykonas offers you an exciting way to spend your night. Terrace party, pool party, theme based party, under 30 party, post midnight drag shows there are all kinds of exiting parties happening at Mykonos with rum based drinks, sangria and finw Mediterranean cuisine for the best nightlife experience.
There are other attractions too like the iconic windmill, Greek ruins in Delos, Maritime museum, Gondola ride at Little Venice and secluded beaches for the honeymooners to spend some quiet quality time with each other.
Nafplio is a city brimming with romance. This charming town located in the Peloponnesse was once the capital of Greece. The beautiful classic mansions covered in bougainvillea are a picture perfect view, many quaint little café’s offer you the perfect spots to spend cozy evenings with the love of your life while marveling the visual treat offered by this magical city.
The sheer beauty of this place attracts many people to get married here too and the magic in this place can only be experienced by visiting it.
Monemvasia is the perfect locale for the honeymooners who hate crowds. If you love to spend time in a magnificent place that seems as if it is still in the Greek era with all its splendor then Monemvasia is a highly recommended place for you. Explore this beautiful city by walking hand in hand with your spouse on the stone paved narrow streets. It is very close to historic sites close by and also houses many secluded beaches and coves for a romantic escapade. Enjoy a romantic dip in the secluded waters and snorkel to your heart’s content. Lay down by the lovely beaches and sipping on wine. Monemvasia has many taverns that offer excellent Mediterranean cuisine. Wind up you day by savoruing the delicious dinner with a bottle of fine wine. Monemvasia is indeed a welcome getaway from the hustle and bustle and heavy crowds of Santorini.