Secluded, intriguing and exotic…islands can be the perfect places for couples to celebrate their love. After bringing you the 10 most romantic places in the world, we now bring you the 15 most romantic islands! Plan a fantastic holiday for Valentine’s Day and surprise your partner with a romantic getaway to one of these fabulous destinations:
1. Kauai, Hawaii
Gorgeous crescent-shaped beaches and breathtaking landscapes – discover the true spirit of “aloha” on this incredibly romantic island!
2. Saint Lucia, the Caribbean
Turquoise waters, white sand beaches, tranquility, great gastronomy…St. Lucia is definitely a must-see for all lovers of nature (and what better way to enjoy this island than with the one you love).
3. Giglio Island, Italy
This beautiful gem right off the coast of Tuscany has some of the best beaches in Italy. Known for its emerald waters, as well as its rich variety of flora and marine wildlife, Giglio Island is the ideal destination for diving enthusiasts.
4. Jost Van Dyke, BVI (British Virgin Islands)
Named after Dutch pirates who once made this island their own, Jost Van Dyke is a remote and quiet place in the Caribbean Sea. This island is great if you’re looking to disconnect.
5. Harbour Island, Bahamas
If you wish to add a touch of colour to your life, you must visit this place! Harbour Island is a rainbow of shades, particularly yellows, browns and pinks. Pink Sand Beach, with its 3 km of pink sand lapped by turquoise waters, is a must-see.
6. Madeira, Portugal
Bright colors, stillness, and exuberant beauty … Madeira is the perfect location for couples who love nature and seek a romantic getaway with personality.
7. Boracay, Philippines
This small island just 315 km from Manila is thought to be one of the most beautiful and romantic locations in the world. Boracay has all you can expect from an exotic island – white sand beaches and coconut palm trees as far as the eye can see!
8. Fernando de Noronha, Brazil
This archipelago is a nature reserve in the South Atlantic, a beautiful paradise with idyllic beaches perfect for romantic walks… an exceptional place fit for honeymoons!
9. Vieques, Puerto Rico
Going for a refreshing swim, followed by a horse ride along the beach and having a glass of wine while watching the sunset with your partner…what more could you ask for!
10. Isle of Mull, Scotland
All Scottish islands are beautiful, but Mull, with its white sand, pink rocks and emerald waters, is truly unique. Vibrant and colorful, this island will definitely add a touch of magic and mystery to your holiday.
11. Fiji Islands
The dreamy landscapes of the Fiji islands really make you feel like you’re at the edge of the world. Relax, enjoy the wonders of nature and discover one of the world’s most hospitable cultures.
While Iceland might not strike you as the most romantic destination, it is a place that can really surprise you! Hire a jeep, go camping and discover the glaciers, springs, lakes and volcanoes…a different and rewarding experience worth sharing with your soul mate.
13. Milos, Greece
There’s nothing more romantic than watching the sunset on a secluded beach and sleeping under the stars. Milos, a small island south-west of the Cyclades, is a no-frills destination, ideal for couples who want to relax and disconnect.
Bali has a lot to offer – fascinating traditions, hospitable people and incredible landscapes…a real holiday treat for you and your partner.
15. Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka is a magical island that remains “wild” at heart. Visiting temples, exploring forests and discovering hidden beaches…this destination, full of life and spirituality, really gets you to embrace the small pleasures in life.
Where will you take you partner next?