One of the most attractive parts of spending your honeymoon in Israel is that you can truly have any type of vacation, and as your first trip as a married couple this vacation should be one of a kind. You can kick back at a seaside resort, explore the nightlife of Tel Aviv, experience the vast Negev Desert, ski on Mount Hermon, hike along endless trails and even travel back in time in a number of ancient cities. Whether you’re looking for a romantic quiet getaway or an adventure-packed week, or a combination of a number of different options, there are a number of ways for you to have an unforgettable honeymoon in Israel.
The Dead Sea
Imagine the contrast of celebrating one of the greatest joys of your life at the lowest physical point on earth. The Dead Sea is lined with a number of luxurious resorts, spas and hotels which can cater to all of your needs, and to make matters even better the Dead Sea is full of salt and minerals which have been proven to be great for your skin and helping you relax. The sea is so salty that you will float every time, making us question why they even have lifeguards on the beaches…
When you visit Jerusalem you have the extraordinary experience of visiting an ancient city that is still very much alive. Jerusalem has a variety of museums, shows and parks at your disposal, all set on a breathtaking mountain backdrop. This city is also known for its diversity; it’s home to a number of different religious sites, including the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, the Western Wall, and the Al-Aqsa Mosque. Christians, Jews and Muslims all breathe life into this sacred place, creating for a vast range of cuisines, languages and music. In Jerusalem the culture changes by mile, making for an eye-opening and unforgettable honeymoon in Israel.
Are you a city vacationer? If so, Tel Aviv is your playground. Tel Aviv is like many other cities in that it has an exciting nightlife scene, some of the world’s best chefs, curious architecture, pristine beaches, and more. But Tel Aviv has certain energy you just can’t find anywhere else. It’s busy while also relaxing. Somehow familiar while indescribably unique. This city is the epitome of modernity, yet is tied to its ancient roots. The only way to ever understand Tel Aviv is to visit it yourself while on your honeymoon in Israel. The curiosity of the city may remind you of falling in love with your partner, making for a very romantic and nostalgic vacation.
The Golan Heights
If you’re looking for an action-packed honeymoon but still want some peace and quiet the Golan Heights is your destination. Between the various hiking trails, beaches, wineries and lookouts combined with ATVing, water activities and canyons you’ll never get bored. The Golan Heights is also a secret foodie haven, offering seafood, prime meats, fresh cheeses, organic produce and more. And who wants to cook on their honeymoon? You can try a different restaurant for breakfast, lunch and dinner and never run out of options.
Make Your HoneyMoon in Israel Yours
Like we said, one of the greatest parts about a honeymoon in Israel is that you can truly have it all. There’s so much to see and do that the best way to enjoy your honeymoon is to pick exactly what you want to see and do ahead of time. Of course, your honeymoon doesn’t need to be your final visit. With more places to visit than possible during one stay we encourage you to return and maybe even visit a different part of the country – there’s certainly no shortage of kid-friendly vacation spots!