Where to go on a honeymoon in July

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The important choices linked to your wedding do not revolve only around the wedding dress to wear, the witnesses, the perfect location for the reception: also the destination of your own honeymoon should not be taken lightly! Just as the wedding dress must be made to measure to fit perfectly, so too the honeymoon must fully reflect the style and tastes of those who have to live it. That's why there are an infinity of different options to be taken into consideration: from the most adventurous trips that include trekking routes, rowing activities and excursions here, to trips instead of pure relaxation perhaps lost in a tropical island. Obviously, the budgets vary a lot depending on the option selected: you go from (almost!) low cost honeymoons to much more luxurious mid-high range trips. In this article, we tell you about where to go on honeymoon in July.


  1. Honeymoon in July around the world
  2. Honeymoon in July in Europe
  3. Honeymoon in July in Italy
  4. Where not to go: destinations not recommended in July
  5. User questions and comments
  6. Request a personalized quote for your honeymoon

Honeymoon in July around the world

1 - Bangkok, Singapore and Bali

We fly to Asia: about ten days in between Bangkok, Singapore and Bali. In this way, you will visit three completely different areas.

Bangkok, the Thai capital, is one of the most dynamic cities in Southeast Asia as well as one of the most populated and busiest in the world. Here, do not miss the union of the sacred and the profane by visiting the Grand Palace, the site of Wat Arun, the Golden Buddha (one of the most precious treasures in the country, located in Bangkok's Chinatown). But the real must is the Damnoen Saduak and Maeklong Floating Markets tour.

The second metropolis of the journey is of a completely different kind, Singapore, ultramodern and avant-garde city-state that will know how to leave you speechless: do not miss the Marina Bay area, and the wonder of Gardens by the Bay with the gigantic trees of life (e-ticket online), but also the incredible mix of peoples and cultures which constitutes the particularity of the place.
Then, to conclude this experience in the best possible way, take a few days of relaxation in Bali between Balinese temples, beaches and rice fields, with a crazy sunrise hike on Mount Batur ... we are sure they will be able to recharge you 100%!

  • Main cities and places: Bangkok, Singapore, Bali
  • duration: 10 days / 9 nights (3 nights in Bangkok, 2 nights in Singapore, 4 nights in Bali)
  • Budget (fee per person): high (over € 2.500 per person) - ask for a personalized quote

Plan your trip yourself: flights and hotels

  • flights to Bangkok - from € 300,00 -
  • Hotel and b & b from € 45,00 per room

2 - National Parks of the Western United States

Who, at least once in their life, hasn't dreamed of doing a nice tour in the Western United States visiting the immense ones national parks? So why not take advantage of the honeymoon opportunity to make this dream come true? The most adventurous way to tackle this journey is definitely there on the road formula grinding miles and miles of road and crossing three states: Utah, Arizona and California.

Starting right from Utah, land of Mormons, and in particular from its capital, Salt Lake City, we advise you to drive in a landscape that gradually will make you feel more and more part of the Far West: the road that leads to Monument Valley is amazing and we are sure which will be a perfect start to your adventure. From here, head towards Arizona where you will come across mind blowing views including Grand Canyon and Antelope Canyon, per then reach California through a must: Las Vegas.

Finally, once you arrive in the land of the sun, let yourself be enchanted by the majestic nature of Sequoia national park, from Yosemite and from one of the hottest spots on Earth, the Death Valley.

  • Main cities and places: Utah, Arizona, California (specifically: Salt Lake City, Monument Valley, Grand Canyon, Colorado River, Antelope Canyon, Lake Powell, Las Vegas, Yosemite National Park, San Francisco, Death Valley, Sequoia National Park, Los Angeles)
  • duration: 15 days / 14 nights (4 nights in Utah including one in Salt Lake City, 3 nights in Arizona, 1 night in Nevada in Las Vegas, 6 nights in California including one in San Francisco and one in Los Angeles; remaining we advise you to select them along the way according to your needs)
  • Budget (fee per person): high (over € 2.500 per person) - ask for a personalized quote

Plan your trip yourself: flights and hotels

  • flights to Salt Lake City from € 700,00 -
  • Hotel and b & b from € 65,00 per room

3 - Safari in Kenya and Zanzibar

Maybe a bit of a classic, yet a safari in Africa as a honeymoon is always a great idea, especially if the location is the wild one of Kenya. Here, among nature reserves, jeep safaris in search of the Big Five (lion, leopard, rhino, elephant, buffalo) and enchanting lodges in the savannah, adventure and emotions are more than guaranteed!

In particular, the best place to live such an experience is the Masai Mara National Park, a protected natural area located in the south-western area of ​​the country: with an area of ​​320kmq, the entire area constitutes an ecosystem of great variety. . Between the months of April and May, the reserve is the protagonist of the very interesting phenomenon of Great migration of wildebeest and zebras.

After a few days of early rising before dawn and moving across the prairies, dedicate the rest of the trip to a little relaxation on the beach: Zanzibar, with its stretches of white sand and crystal clear water, it will surely know how to regenerate you. Take a private tour to Stone Town and Prison Island, among giant turtles, colorful fish and ... Freddy Mercury's house!

  • Main cities and places: Kenya (Masai Mara, Nairobi, Nairobi National Park, Tsavo National Park), Zanzibar
  • duration: 15 days / 14 nights (6 nights in Kenya, 8 nights in Zanzibar depending on the package chosen)
  • Budget (fee per person): high (over € 2.500 per person) - ask for a personalized quote

Plan your trip yourself: flights and hotels

  • flights to Nairobi from € 419,00 -
  • Hotel and b & b from € 35,00 per room

4 - Armenia and Georgia

If, on the other hand, you are on the hunt for something truly unusual, without fear of walking along paths that are still little traveled, we suggest you consider a journey to discover Armenia. Located in the southern Caucasus, Armenia borders Turkey and Georgia to the northwest and Azerbaijan to the east. Since it has always been a country with a Christian majority, they are distributed throughout its territory monasteries and places of worship really suggestive, surrounded by overhangs and mountainous landscapes that take your breath away.
In front of Mount Ararat, you cannot miss the centuries-old tales engraved in the rock and set in stone crosses that guard the foundations of a people for a long time victim of the domination of neighboring peoples.

A little further north, in the mountains of the Greater Caucasus, vineyards, villages and cities with mystical charm will welcome you in Georgia, a green, hospitable and still partly unexplored land.

  • Main cities and places: Yerevan, Dilijan, Tbilisi, Kutaisi, Akhaltsikhe
  • duration: 11 days / 10 nights (3 nights in Yerevan, 1 night in Dilijan, 2 nights in Tbilisi, 1 night in Kutaisi, 2 nights in Akhaltsikhe, 1 night in Tbilisi)
  • Budget (fee per person): low (between € 1.000 and € 1.500 per person) - ask for a personalized quote

Plan your trip yourself: flights and hotels

  • starting from € 260,00 -
  • Hotel and b & b from € 26,00 per room

5 - Trans-Siberian: Russia, Mongolia and China

This proposal focuses on a somewhat special experience: crossing the Asian continent by train. You got it right, we are referring to Trans-Siberian, one of the most famous railway lines in the world thanks to which it is possible to visit (in a somewhat unusual way!) very different landscapes. The departure is from Moscow, near the Red Square.

From here, the train goes into the meanders of Siberia (make sure to stop absolutely in Tomsk, the most beautiful city in the region) until you arrive at Mongolian steppes and, in case of deviation on the Trans-Mongolian, a Beijing. Once in the Chinese capital, take a tour of the Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven and Summer Palace, but above all do not miss of course an excursion to the Great Wall, whose length exceeds 8.000 kilometers.

Certainly among the most evocative and original journeys in existence, traveling Asia in the footsteps of the Trans-Siberian is at the top of the list of experiences to do at least once in a lifetime ... Even better if you share a similar journey alongside someone special!

  • Main cities and places: Moscow, Nizhny Novorod, Krasnoyarsk, Irkutsk, Ulaanbaatar, Beijing
  • duration: 20 days / 19 nights (19 nights on the train + any nights in Beijing / Moscow)
  • Budget (fee per person): high (over € 2.500 per person) - ask for a personalized quote

Plan your trip yourself: flights and hotels

  • flights to Moscow from € 130,00 -
  • Hotel and b & b from € 55,00 per room

Honeymoon in July in Europe

1 - Northern capitals: Copenhagen, Stockholm, Oslo and Helsinki

Among the most popular destinations for a honeymoon in July (especially for those who do not particularly like the scorching heat of summer), we find the Capitals of Northern Europe: Copenhagen, Stockholm, Oslo and Helsinki. It is an ideal solution if you want to spend some time visiting the most important city centers in the North, getting lost in museums, parks, romantic rides and glimpses of extraordinary beauty.

Copenhagen it is famous for the cheerful atmosphere around the colorful old port, Nyhavn (a canal cruise is not to be missed here) but also for the Little Mermaid statue, the fun TiFlights Gardens and the beautiful royal palaces.
A Stockholm do not miss a walking tour of the old town, the Gamla Stan, between the imposing Town Hall, the Vasa Museum (which houses an incredible th century sailing ship) and the cobbled alleys and bars overflowing with Swedish sweets.
A Oslo don't miss a scenic cruise through the fjords while a Helsinki let yourself be enchanted by the simplicity and austerity of the Nordic style and by the very interesting phenomenon of Sleepless nights. In short ... a 360 ° journey into the life of the North!

  • Main cities and places: Copenhagen, Oslo, Orebro, Uppsala, Stockholm, Helsinki
  • duration: 10 days / 9 nights (2 nights in Copenhagen, 2 nights in Oslo, 1 night in Orebro, 2 nights in Stockholm, 2 nights in Helsinki)
  • Budget (fee per person): medium (between € 1.500 and € 2.500 per person) - ask for a personalized quote

Plan your trip yourself: flights and hotels

  • flights to Copenhagen - starting from € 40,00 -
  • Hotel and b & b from € 86,00 per room

2 - Cruise on the Norwegian fjords

Quite different from visiting cities by land, a nice cruise is certainly a great way to celebrate your honeymoon next to the person you love. In order not to be too obvious, however, we propose a nice one cruise to discover the Norwegian fjords: the breathtaking views, the sailing days of pure relaxation and shore excursions surrounded by wilder nature and by more picturesque villages you have ever seen make this experience a real daydream.

A self-respecting itinerary by sea cannot fail to include beauty Bergen and the cold but very fascinating Tromso... Yet, beyond these two rather famous destinations, we are sure that every single moment of this journey will prove to be absolutely unforgettable! Some cruises go as far as North Cape, land of ice, northern lights and whales: if you are interested, ask your agency in advance for the itinerary and possible extra excursions!

  • Main cities and places: Geiranger, Flaam, Stavanger, Bergen, Olden, Alesund, Honningsvag, Tromso, Hamburg
  • duration: 14 days / 13 nights (1 night in Geiranger, 1 night in Flaam, 1 night in Stavanger, 2 nights in Bergen, 2 nights in Olden, 1 night in Alesund, 2 nights in Honningsvag, 2 nights in Tromso, 1 night in Hamburg)
  • Budget (fee per person): high (over 2500 per person) - ask for a personalized quote

Plan your trip yourself: flights and hotels

  • flights to Hamburg - from € 80,00 -

3 - Tour of Classical Greece & Meteors

A great classic when it comes to honeymoons in Europe remains the Classical Greece and Meteora tour, immense sandstone rocks on which there are incredible monasteries that seem suspended from the ground. It is an experience that we particularly recommend to those who love to immerse themselves in ancient civilizations by retracing the history that lies at the basis of our Mediterranean world. It can also be an excellent choice for archeology lovers who nevertheless do not disdain a few moments of relaxation on the beach or, on the contrary, who love to surround themselves with the chaos of the city markets of Athens, for example.

In addition to the Greek capital (a city rich in complexity and facets), you will have the opportunity to visit almost mythological places of the caliber of Maroon, Mycenae e Delphi. Impossible to get lost Olympia, the city where the first Olympic Games in history were held, and then hold your breath with emotion near Patras, crossing the famous bridge connecting the Peloponnese to mainland Greece.

  • Main cities and places: Athens, Corinth, Epidaurus, Mycenae, Nafplio, Olympia, Arachova, Delphi, Kalambaka, Thermopylae
  • duration: 8 days / 7 nights (4 nights in Athens, 1 night in Olympia, 1 night in Arachova, 1 night in Kalambaka)
  • Budget (fee per person): medium (between € 1.500 and € 2.500 per person) - ask for a personalized quote

Plan your trip yourself: flights and hotels

  • flights to Athens - starting from € 45,00 -
  • Hotel and b & b from € 60,00 per room

4 - Ireland & Northern Ireland on the road

If, on the other hand, you are more active types and you love wandering around a country in absolute freedom, we advise you to opt for a beautifulon the road in Ireland a green and wild land, the cradle of Celtic culture. With its endless meadows, grazing sheep, castles scattered in the most unlikely places and cozy pubs, Ireland will certainly know how to make you live a dream honeymoon and a little different from the usual standards.

What we propose is in fact a somewhat adventurous journey along the Wild Atlantic Way, one of the most beautiful coastal roads in the world, which will take you to change destinations and landscapes every day.
Among the most beautiful, do not miss the imposing Cliffs of Moher, but also the less known (but no less spectacular) Slieve League; as well as the beautiful natural parks: first of all the Connemara National Park, But also the Wicklow National Park. From Belfast take a tour of Giant's Causeway and the dark hedges, Dark Hedges and other Game of Thrones locations, as well as stop in Dublin, Galway, Derry and Cork.

  • Main cities and places: Belfast, Giant's Causeway, Derry, Sligo, Slieve League, Galway, Connemara National Park, Limerick, Cliffs of Moher, Killarney, Cork, Wicklow National Park, Dublin
  • duration: 12 days / 11 nights (1 night in Belfast, 1 night in Derry, 1 night in Sligo, 1 night in Galway, 1 night in Limerick, 1 night in Killarney, 1 night in Cork, 1 night in Kilkenny, 1 night in Wicklow, 2 nights in Dublin)
  • Budget (fee per person): medium (between € 1.500 and € 2.500 per person) - ask for a personalized quote

Plan your trip yourself: flights and hotels

  • flights to Belfast - starting from € 140,00 -
  • Hotel and b & b from € 70,00 per room

5 - Wine routes in France

Finally, if what you are looking for is a journey in which to take your time and relax your senses, among castles, green landscapes and glasses of wine, the best alternative is to dedicate a few days to travel one of the many (and all beautiful! ) French wine routes. Among all, the one we recommend most is the Loire Valley Wine Route: known as the garden of France, the Loire Valley is a region rich in vineyards from which some of the gods come finest wines in the world.

Between a tasting and a tour of the cellars, do not forget, however, to stop and visit the castles of the region, feeling the protagonists of an incredible romantic fairy tale: among many, we recommend a tour to the Castles of Chambord and Chenonceau from Tours and Amboise, although there are plenty of them that deserve to be considered. Rent a car directly on site and indulge yourself by creating the itinerary you like best!

  • Main cities and places: Montsoreau, Amboise, Blois, Angers, Chinon, Nantes, Orleans, Saumur and Tois
  • duration: 9 days / 8 nights (1 night in Montsoreau, 1 night in Amboise, 1 night in Blois, 1 night in Angers, 1 night in Chinon, 1 night in Nantes, 1 night in Orleans, 1 night in Saumur)
  • Budget (fee per person): medium (between € 1.500 and € 2.500 per person) - ask for a personalized quote

Plan your trip yourself: flights and hotels

  • flights to Nantes - from € 60,00 -
  • Hotel and b & b from € 70,00 per room

Honeymoon in July in Italy

1 - Capri and the Amalfi Coast

The area around Capri and the Amalfi Coast it is rich in natural beauty but also in cities and sites with a crazy historical and cultural value. This area is suitable for a rather varied journey but with sun, colors and the scent of salt as a common thread.

A self-respecting trip to the Amalfi Coast cannot fail to understand a few days in Naples; then off to a tour of the Amalfi Coast. Sorrento e Ravello, from the elegant villas overlooking the Vesuvius and the gulf; Amalfi, with Arabic-style buildings and juicy and aromatic lemons. Before diving into the sea, excursion to Pompeii and Mount Vesuvius, whose archaeological sites have long been part of the World Heritage Sites.

Finally, it is impossible not to take advantage of the ferries departing every day from Naples with destination Capri: between stacks, prickly pears and hidden caves, this small island in the blue will surely prove to be the icing on the cake of an experience that is already unforgettable!

  • Main cities and places: Sorrento, Capri, Pompeii, Amalfi, Ravello, Naples
  • duration: 8 days / 7 nights (7 nights in Sorrento or one night in each main city, depending on your preferences)
  • Budget (fee per person): high (over € 2.500 per person) - ask for a personalized quote

Plan your trip yourself: flights and hotels

  • flights to Naples - starting from € 30,00 -
  • Hotel and b & b from € 95,00 per room

2 - Sicily on the road

In Sicily, wherever you turn, there is something interesting to see: this is why the best way to explore the island is to rent a car and travel the length and breadth of its streets. In about two weeks of on the road, you will have a taste of the main attractions, alternating cities with Mediterranean charm, archaeological sites of all respect and natural landscapes to literally take your breath away.

It starts from Catania, to visit its historic center, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and for a jeep excursion to Mount Etna; you go up towards Taormina, then along the coast to Cefalù to then arrive Palermo, where you can visit churches, palaces and take a tour of street food and history.

We descend towards the province of Trapani, passing by the extraordinary riserva dello zingaro and then by the small medieval village of Erice. Continue for Agrigento for a tour in the Valley of the Temples, first passing through the white and spectacular Scala dei Turchi. Finally, the provinces of Ragusa and Syracuse, with the villages of the Val di Noto and the places of Inspector Montalbano.

  • Main cities and places: Catania, Aci Trezza, Etna, Taormina, Cefalù, Palermo, Riserva dello Zingaro, Scala dei Turchi, Erice, Agrigento, Ragusa, Marzamemi, Noto, Ortigia, Syracuse (and so on and so forth, the more you put !!!)
  • duration: 15 days / 14 nights (2 nights in Palermo, 1 night in Erice, 1 night in Marsala, 2 nights in Agrigento, 1 night in Ragusa, 2 nights in Syracuse, 2 nights in Catania, 1 night in Taormina, 1 night in Messina, 1 night in Cefalù)
  • Budget (fee per person): medium (between € 1.500 and € 2.500 per person) - ask for a personalized quote

Plan your trip yourself: flights and hotels

  • flights to Palermo - starting from € 40,00 -
  • Hotel and b & b from € 80,00 per room

3 - Tuscany: city of art and medieval villages

Not only sea, but also cities of art and medieval villages they can become an ideal destination to spend a honeymoon in the name of Italian beauty. In this regard, we propose a week in Tuscany, among medieval towns, green hills and one of the most important cities of art in the world.

It starts from Florence. where to visit the Uffizi Gallery, the Accademia Gallery with Michelangelo's David and the Duomo complex with Brunelleschi's baptistery and dome.
We move towards Lucca, a city with a medieval charm whose fortification walls are the second largest example in Europe!
Then the beautiful Siena, home to the historic Palio delle Contrade, and from here a dip in the countryside: tour in Chianti and San Gimignano, in one of the most iconic landscapes in Italy.

Finally the eccentric Pisa, in which to visit Piazza dei Miracoli (complete with a climb up the Leaning Tower and entrance to the Cathedral and the adjoining Baptistery), stroll along the banks of the Arno and admire the elegant noble palaces.

  • Main cities and places: Florence, Siena, Pisa, Lucca, Volterra, San Gimignano, Livorno, Grosseto
  • duration: 8 days / 7 nights (1 night in Lucca, 1 night in Pisa, 2 nights in Siena, 1 night in Grosseto, 2 nights in Florence)
  • Budget (fee per person): medium (between € 1.500 and € 2.500 per person) - ask for a personalized quote

Plan your trip yourself: flights and hotels

  • flights to Florence - starting from € 70,00 -
  • Hotel and b & b from € 75,00 per room

4 - Boat tour of the Cinque Terre

A very romantic solution, based on sunsets over the sea and breathtaking walks, is to consider a boat tour of the Five lands, departing from the port of Genoa. Monterosso al Mare, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola and Rio Maggiore are five villages of the eastern Ligurian Riviera, characterized by colorful houses stacked on top of each other, small bays and very scenic panoramic paths (among which we point out the famous Love way, a rather simple hiking route that connects Manarola to Rio Maggiore).

If these villages are already picturesque seen from the mainland, imagine the visual impact coming from the sea and docking every day in a different village. For the more adventurous, it is also possible rent a kayak to skirt short stretches of coastline in total freedom. Not far from Rio Maggiore, there are also two really not bad places: Portovenere, an ancient fishing village recognizable by the small church overlooking the small Gulf of Poets, e Lerici, a village that in the past hosted greats of the caliber of Lord Byron and Mary Shelley.

  • Main cities and places: Genoa, Monterosso al Mare, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola, Rio Maggiore, Portovenere, Lerici
  • duration: 8 days / 7 nights (1 night in Genoa, 1 night in Monterosso al Mare, 1 night in Vernazza, 1 night in Corniglia, 1 night in Manarola, 1 night in Rio Maggiore, 1 night in Portovenere)
  • Budget (fee per person): medium (between € 1.500 and € 2.500 per person) - ask for a personalized quote

Plan your trip yourself: flights and hotels

  • flights to Genoa from € 80,00 -
  • Hotel and b & b from € 75,00 per room

5 - Cortina and the magic of the Dolomites

The itinerary that we propose is set in a completely different landscape: the imposing and wooded one of the The Dolomites. Especially if you love the outdoors and regenerating walks, we suggest you opt for a week in the mountains in a luxury hotel, alternating trekking and more "demanding" activities with relaxation and pampering in saunas, massage centers and thermal baths.

That's why the best choice falls on Curtain, a very chic destination in the Belluno Dolomites (nicknamed by some the Queen of the Dolomites), as well as a destination sought after by tourists of all budgets. Although the ski resorts are closed in July, nothing prevents you from reaching the marvelous by car Passo Giau, an alpine pass located at a height of over 2200 meters that connects Cortina to other very nice neighboring towns including the small but picturesque Colle Saint Lucia and very popular Selva di Cadore. Other places that we recommend you visit in the area are Pieve di Cadore, falcade, Sappada and the most distant Feltre (evaluate, based on how much you want to wander, whether to stay overnight only in Cortina for the whole week or if you prefer to change accommodation more frequently). Do not miss the canyon of Serrai di Sottoguda, sculpted by Mother Nature for over 2km in extension.

  • Main cities and places: Cortina, Sappada, Pieve di Cadore, Falcade, Belluno, Giau Pass, Colle Santa Lucia, Serrai di Sottoguda, Feltre
  • duration: 8 days / 7 nights (3 nights in Cortina, 1 night in Falcade, 2 nights in Belluno, 1 night in Feltre)
  • Budget (fee per person): high (over € 2.500 per person) - ask for a personalized quote

Plan your trip yourself: flights and hotels

  • flights to Verona (closest airport) starting from € 90,00 -
  • Hotel and b & b from € 130,00 per room

Where not to go: destinations not recommended in July

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