Summer Vacations For Couples

summer vacations for couplesWith the end of spring near, a romantic getaway means choosing from several perfect summer vacations for couples. Whether newly wed or celebrating 20 years, every couple needs a chance to find romance and spend some much-deserved alone time together.


A perfect summer vacation destination for couples is the Hawaiian Islands. A couple can spend warm, perfectly temperate days swimming in the calm surf at Kapalua beach, where an afternoon spent snorkeling creates memories that will last a lifetime. Lovebirds can also spend hours diving and snorkeling amongst the live coral at Kaanapali Beach. Wamea Arboretum offers 150 acres of Hawaiian flora, bamboo forests and hibiscus gardens in which a twosome can stroll arm-in-arm. After viewing a perfect, multi-hued sunset at Wailea Beach or the Lahaina seawall, couples can star-gaze from atop Mt. Haleakala, 10,000 feet above the Pacific.


When thinking of summer vacations for couples, naturally Paris comes to mind. The typical tourist attractions, the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame, and the Louvre provide ample opportunity for a couple to find some romance in the city for lovers, but off the beaten path lie some enchanting activities. A Seine River Cruise gliding through the heart of Paris gives a couple the romantic night of their lives. Passing multiple landmarks while dining on an evening meal surrounded by ambiance will make life-long memories. Luxembourg Gardens with its winding trails through abundant flowers, trees, and ponds hosting gorgeous, old-world fountains, are a perfect backdrop to a day spent with a cherished lover.

summer vacations for couples


If vacation means quiet relaxation surrounded by amazing scenery, then the Canadian Rockies are the perfect getaway. Pristine mountains covered in towering forests are cut through by winding rivers and streams to provide an enchanting setting for summer vacations for couples Couples can take a day trip, touring mountain lakes and waterfalls, over winding scenic drives to the Reflecting 10 peaks, Lake Louise, Yoho Valley, Takakkaw Falls and Kicking Horse Pass. A quick trip to Miette Hot Springs provides lovebirds with the chance to soak in two pools of mineral rich mountain water that's the perfect temperature all year. Twosomes can enjoy a birds-eye view of the breathtaking scenery by hitching a cable car to the top of Mt. Whitehorn and take some memorable pictures at its summit.


Another great mountain destination for couples: The Poconos in Pennsylvania. The Poconos have long been the perfect destination for summer vacations for couples as romance is the specialty here. Inns have mastered the art of wooing couples with fireplaces, heart-shaped pools, champagne-glass hot tubs, and elevated, mirrored beds. During the day couples can enjoy some quiet time riding horseback or in a carriage over miles of scenic trails through wooded areas and over bubbling streams. To end a perfectly romantic day, lovebirds can set out on a US Hot Air Balloon Team guided tour to view a serene sunset from hundreds of feet above the earth.


Couples looking for some peaceful seclusion should consider Tahiti as their summer vacation destination. Quiet, small villages along miles of pristine, white-sand beaches, allow couples plenty of one-on-one time. Warm, turquoise waters under blue skies, with a back drop of lush hillsides, provide romantic scenery daily. Lovebirds can enjoy an over-water bungalow, an open air room hovering directly over lagoon waters. A romantic duo can spend a day diving the large coral reefs surrounding the islands watching parrot fish, puffer fish, trigger fish, unicorn fish, and eels in their native environment. Teremoana Tours offers a triple-activity package, where a pair can feed stingrays and sharks, snorkel coral, and experience a traditional Thaitian meal of tuna, uru or breadfruit, and pineapple.

Perfect summer vacations for couples are easily found, but hard to choose from.

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