Planning the perfect honeymoon is just as important and difficult as planning the wedding itself. There are many ways of planning. Surprise your partner or, for the parents, surprise the couple with a honeymoon trip to Mexico as a gift. Others chose to pick out their dream destination together.
A great idea to find your honeymoon destination, is to ask other couples about their experience, or get inspired by friends and family. However you do it, always make sure that you live out your own dreams and not someone else’s. Be open and honest to one another so you both agree on where to go. A honeymoon is about creating unforgettable and wonderful memories which signal a new path forward in your lives.
Best Destinations In Mexico For Honeymooners
Having you here reading this, means that you are looking at Mexico for your honeymoon. We put together a list of the best honeymoon destinations in Mexico to help you pick. It all starts with you picking your destination and selecting the hotel or resort that matches your dreams and budget. Here on out its nothing but looking forward to the honeymoon… Oh yeah, and planning and actually having the wedding.
Make sure you let the resort know that you are on your honeymoon, as they will take special care and considerations during your stay. This also extends to the resort restaurants. Keep in mind that all that extra attention warrants your attention when it comes to tipping during your stay.
Cancun is a Mexican vacation paradise of white sandy beaches. The incredible beaches and turquoise blue waters have become the perfect setting for a romantic vacation, such as a honeymoon, that will mark the beginning of a life together. Cancun is a wonderful place full of charm, magic and natural beauty. The perfect natural settings with their beautiful backgrounds will tingle your senses and set the stage as one of the best honeymoon destinations in Mexico. You can check out our guide to the best beaches in Cancun and the Riviera Maya area to get an idea where to have your honeymoon.
Riviera Maya has long been considered the perfect romantic destination for couples and honeymooners. Couples looking for a luxurious honeymoon in Mexico can fully enjoy a cosmopolitan and lush destination. Riviera Maya is an excellent choice as your honeymoon destination in Mexico. Riviera Maya is home to luxurious bars, world-renowned restaurants, unique and beautiful nature, Mayan ruins, cenotes and wide array of extreme luxury resorts. Here’s a world that needs to be seen and discovered. All hotels and resorts strive to offer world class quality and service. Pick a resort in Riviera Maya and be confident that your honeymoon will have the perfect settings and level of luxury; Something you can look back at many years from now with joy.
Want to go all out and experience one of the newest and most exclusive resorts, then take a look at the overwater bungalows by Karisma Hotels. That will make for a truly one of kind honeymoon.
Acapulco known as the “Pearl Of The Pacific” and is an inspiring city, not only for love but for artists, musicians, and poets who make this the place where muses and romance converge. The views that Acapulco offers from the hotels are beautiful, and you can’t help feeling that the place is pure magic. Once you have been here you will end up returning year after year, and why not? Acapulco has that legendary and epic feel – even today. As a personal recommendation, on I would like to point you towards the wonderful Banyan Tree Cabo Marques. I’ve had the good fortune to spend a wedding anniversary there and loved every minute of it.
Sayulita has over the last few years become more and more popular as a vacation destination in Mexico. Not only has the quaint little town seen a big boom in weddings, but honeymooners have taken to this incredibly cozy and romantic destination. There are many great places to stay in Sayulita that will make for a perfect honeymoon. Here in Sayulita, you can really connect with the amazing nature and of course your partner. We highly recommend booking a couples massage and don’t forget to mention that you are on your honeymoon.
Mazatlan, beauty, tradition and good service are mixed together in the beautiful city of Mazatlan. The Malecon is a stretching 22 kilometers of beautiful unsurpassed views and amazing beaches that form the coastal area of Mazatlan. Its traditional historic center is unique and makes this, a great place for a honeymoon vacation that will always be remembered. Its electrifying nightlife and exquisite gastronomy simply top of this honeymoon destination.
Puerto Vallarta an inspiring place like no other. A place where the romance moves to the rhythm of red sunsets melting in the beautiful waters of this vacation paradise. Puerto Vallarta is adorned by cobblestone streets, red ceilings and the boardwalk is full of folklore that will make the trip with your partner unforgettable. The unique sunsets and the charming little town will make for a romantic honeymoon you never forget.
Ixtapa with its beautiful beaches and crystal clear emerald green waters is prime as your honeymoon destination in Mexico. Lovingly known as the Cancun of the Pacific, Ixtapa is the charming and romantic vacation spot you will tell your kids about one day. Here you will enjoy unique moments with your partner in laid back, but luxurious, romantic settings. The beaches and nature mixed together with the locations and tranquility simply equal magic. Honeymooners will fall in love with an Ixtapa that offers everything Cancun and the Riviera Maya can, but without all the hustle of people everywhere. Pick out a resort here and kickstart your honeymoon memories.
Nuevo Vallarta is one of the more recent tourist areas in the state of Jalisco/Nayarit. Newly married couples seeking to celebrate their honeymoon in Nuevo Vallarta will be able to enjoy all the beauty of the Riviera Nayarit. Not only is there beautiful nature and excellent beaches, but the enchanting golden sunsets are some of the best in the Mexican Pacific. What better way to experience such splendor than with your newlywed significant other? Take a quick peek at the resorts in the Riviera Nayarit and you will have a hard time looking at other destinations for your honeymoon in Mexico.
Cozumel is a beautiful island located a short distance from Playa del Carmen. It is known worldwide for its beautiful reefs and has many wonderful places to enjoy snorkeling, diving, and other water activities. Cozumel is one of the perfect places in Mexico to enjoy a honeymoon while being in contact with the beautiful nature. Hotels and resorts on Cozumel go out of their way to offer an unforgettable experience for couples celebrating their honeymoon here.
Veracruz is famous for many things; its colorful and unique carnival, its people, its traditions and its beaches. This port city offers an atmosphere where the night screams romance. The colonial streets and the malecón pull you in and invite everyone to be a part of the friendly but happening city. Veracruz is without a doubt an excellent option for a romantic honeymoon. Find the perfect resort that checks all the boxes of what you are looking for and you will be set for a great vacation.
Merida is a marvelous city of Yucatan where you can find pure and unique atmosphere everywhere you look. The inviting and cultural city oozes romance with its historical buildings full of architectonic wealth. The warm and friendly people will make you feel welcome from the first “hola”. Take a romantic ride in the emblematic horse carriage rides (calandrias) and take in the beautiful surroundings of Merida. If you are feeling romance in an authentic colonial Mexican city then Merida should be locked in as the top choice. Keep in mind that it’s just a few moments away from the amazingly crystal clear Caribbean beaches.
The Bay of Huatulco (Bahías de Huatulco) is without a doubt a great and special destination for a magnificent honeymoon. Its landscapes and the secluded bays are ideal for a romantic getaway. Enjoy the wonderful natural locations along with the sun, the beach and the beautiful nights filled with tranquility and romance. Huatulco is a magical and enchanting place that will always remain in your memory. Have a look at the resorts in Huatulco if you are looking for a honeymoon destination out of the ordinary.
Chiapas, a beautiful Mexican state with places that are simply wonderful and very colonial. Chiapas is ideal for enjoying a honeymoon by passing through native places, full of flavor, history and majestic nature. Waterfalls, rivers, Mayan Ruins, breathtaking canyons and awesome jungle is the ideal setting for a honeymoon in Mexico with a twist.
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Manzanillo is the Mexican destination that has everything for you to enjoy the beginning of a life as a couple. Beach, sun, beautiful landscapes and an excellent climate makes the perfect recipe for a romantic honeymoon destination. Let yourself be seduced by this romantic destination and enjoy a unique honeymoon.
I hope you liked our roundup of the best honeymoon destinations in Mexico. Maybe you have even been inspired to pick a honeymoon destination in Mexico by this.
Did you celebrate your honeymoon in Mexico? If so please let us know in comments where you went and what you enjoyed the most.