5 Muslim-Friendly Honeymoon Destinations You Never Thought Of

By Halal Trip | 11, Oct, 2016
5 Muslim-Friendly Honeymoon Destinations You Never Thought Of

There are many unique honeymoon destinations for Muslims that may not first cross your mind when deciding where to go for a honeymoon trip. Instead going for the more common destinations, you can enjoy a romantic and unique experience that differs from everyone else’s. The destinations listed below are slowly become more prominent as great spots for a Muslim-friendly honeymoon.

Travel Guides For Muslim Travelers - Honeymoon Dreams

1. Turkey

Turkey is quickly becoming a top honeymoon destination for Muslim travelers with the country’s rich Islamic history, beautiful architecture and rural scenery. Turkey makes for a great honeymoon trip especially for couples who would enjoy immersing themselves in rich history and culture. Muslim couples can enjoy their honeymoon trip by staying in luxurious accommodation in Istanbul and enjoy the city’s main attractions – that include the Hagia Sophia and Blue Mosque. The coastal city of Bodrum could be your dream honeymoon spot, where several beautiful resorts and villas are surrounded by coastal scenery. With some of the most scenic and beautiful beaches, Antalya is also worth a visit with historical ruins and bazaars too. Better yet, have a romantic and unique experience at Cappadocia by going a hot air balloon ride and taking in the gorgeous mountain scenery, staying in a cave hotel or exploring the underground cities of Derinkuyu and Kaymakli.

2. Philippines 

Visiting the Philippines would make a honeymoon trip a romantic and unique experience with interesting and uncommon attractions. Places like Borcay, Palawan, Bohol and Cebu have some of the most gorgeous beaches surrounded crystal clear waters with beautiful coral gardens. In Palawan, El Nido and Coron are some exotic spots that are excellent for snorkeling and diving. Island hopping is another fun experience to try too. There is also some amazing seafood that can be enjoyed at these coastal areas. Baguio City known as the Summer Capital is another great place for a honeymoon trip with its cold climate and natural landscapes.

3. Fiji

This exotic island in the Pacific Ocean is popular for serene beaches and tropical beauty. There is no shortage of simple and stylish or luxurious accommodation including several gorgeous ecofriendly resorts to choose from. The capital city, Suva offers an easy going relaxing experience with museums and bazaars to visit. Kula Eco Park is the ideal place for an outdoor romantic and unique experience where couples can enjoy wildlife tours to observe all kinds of flora and fauna. The Sabeto Hot Springs and the Garden of the Sleeping Giant should be visited at least once when passing through Nadi city too.

4. Croatia

With many idyllic holiday destinations in Europe, Croatia may not have crossed your mind. From luxurious accommodation with beautiful suites, museums, shopping areas and a choice of restaurants – Zagreb could be your dream honeymoon spot where you can walk around to experience the city. The Zagreb Mosque is one of the largest mosques in Europe that you must visit too. The oldest city in Croatia, Split has a rich cultural history and it is where UNESCO heritage site - the Plitvice Lakes National Park is located too and the formation of the sixteen lakes are considered to be a natural wonder. At Hvar you can take speedboat rides to the Pakleni Islands and enjoy snorkeling and swimming at the beaches. Dubrovnik and Zadar boast of a rich history and natural beauty too with many unique sights to see.

5. Peru

Spend your honeymoon in the South American country of Peru if you are looking for a romantic and unique experience. A honeymoon trip in Peru should include a visit to the Andes where you get you see the famed Machu Pichu. The coastal city of Paracas in the south of Lima has a beautiful beach where couples can enjoy the gorgeous sunsets or the romantic star-filled night sky, there are also several types of beautiful resorts and luxurious accommodation to choose from. Boat cruises to the Islas Ballesta is a great way to spend the time observing wildlife and nature. Historical sites such as the Valley of the Incas and the magnificent Colca Canyon are a must visit to complete a romantic and unique experience.