Top Five Honeymoon Destinations In Latin America

Yucatan Peninsula

The Yucatan Peninsula – situated to the east of Mexico – is surrounded by water on its three sides. To its north and west are the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico while, its eastern tip is flanked by the Caribbean Sea. Belize and Guatemala are its southern neighbors.

The Yucatan Peninsula is Mexico’s most popular tourist attraction. The average weather is about eighty degrees. A huge assortment of lavish resorts coupled with a favorable climate; help draw thousands of visitors each year to this place.

The Yucatan Peninsula is most suitable for young honeymooners since it offers unrelenting vacation action. Apart from the sand, sun and the sea, there are several malls, restaurants, and discos. For nature lovers, there is snorkeling, scuba diving.

Costa Rica

Considered as one of the best honeymoon destination for eco-conscious honeymooners, Costa Rica has always been known peaceful environment and its civilized lifestyle.

It is dominated by undeveloped and isolated coats and mountains. The coastline is relentlessly pounded by waves that produce some of the world’s best surf. Costa Rica is very cosmopolitan with its Spanish language. The black and indigenous population also speaks English and Bibris respectively. The religion is predominantly Christian. You can usually see people socializing around the church during fiestas and other religious and cultural events. The country is part of the Rim of Fire of the Pacific and contains seven active volcanoes. Costa Rica is, on occasions, being shaken by tremors and small earthquakes.

There are many activities available for young honeymooners like bird watching, riding or simply relaxing in the sun. Since it is a tropical country, it has several climatic zones. Mostly, the weather is rainy. The temperature is also moderate but it may differ with elevation.


In addition to the usual lay tourist, photographers, students, scientists and naturalists also visit Galapagos each year. Youngsters have overlooked the Islands often. However, it is very unfortunate since Galapagos is, without doubt a remarkable honeymoon destination.

Honeymoons are supposed to be romantic vacations. It offers all the things that make up a dream destination: Exotic locations, moonlit cruises and more than excellent services and facilities. Dramatic sunsets, amazing wildlife and breadth-taking landscapes create a more than perfect atmosphere for a romantic honeymoon.

There is something for everyone on the Galapagos Island, whether you want to hike, lie down on a beach, indulge in shopping or do some water sports.

Usually, young couples avoid going to places that may cost them loads of money since they are not well established. The recent recession has also contributed to the dwindling numbers of tourists to Galapagos Islands Tour operators and hotels are willing to provide offers that they did not consider before which makes it the right time for honeymooners to visit Galapagos at an affordable price.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Rio de Janeiro is another city that provides honeymooners with an assortment romantic spots and activities. There are beaches like Ipanema and Copacabana where one can relax and enjoy fabulous views. Then, there is the ride on the cable car taking you to the top of Sugar Loaf Mountain from where you can watch the awesome views of Rio. You must also not miss the tour Corcovado Mountain where you can trek the Tijuca rain forest. You can also enjoy Jardim Botânico – a three hundred and forty acre botanical garden that features around 5,000 species plants and trees.

Iguazú Falls

Iguazú Falls – located on the border of Argentina and Brazil – are taller than Niagara Falls, and twice as wide. Iguazú offers honeymooning couples with awesome views and walkways from which the falls can be seen. They are actually a collection of waterfalls the most spectacular of which is the Devil’s Throat. The waterfall can also be seen from a helicopter, there are boat tours that take you under the waterfall. Honeymooners should take at least a few days around the Falls in order to explore the numerous trails of Iguazú National Park.

Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu is one of the best destinations that could be considered for a romantic trip with your beloved spouse. It is situated in the Vicalamba valley, Peru. You can reach Machu Picchu by either a plane or a train. The first thing that you must see here is the solar observatory – a huge ancient spherical building. Near the observatory, you can visit the Caretaker’s House – an old monument around 100 m away.

Machu Picchu also offers its beautiful Inca’s house. This is another exotic destination that can be visited with your loved one. There are various churches and temples that will simply amaze you. The environment is serene and the weather is very suitable for vacationing and relaxing.

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