first_imgGo back to the e-newsletter >With an emerging trend towards more experiential healthy honeymoons, Health and Fitness Travel, the leading specialists in wellness holidays worldwide, share their 12 best honeymoon destinations for active couples.Best for Spa & Sport, Mexico: Rancho La PuertaSpoiling sporty newlyweds with a choice of over 50 daily fitness classes, this healthy honeymoon retreat is nestled amongst the mountains of northern Mexico. From level appropriate tennis clinics to volleyball, there is plenty of variety to keep both him and her entertained. Unwind after an active day with a calming yoga class, before relaxing together with a naturalistic spa treatment.Health and Fitness Travel offers 7 nights at Rancho La Puerta from £2685 per person. Price includes full board, a wellness programme, return flights and transfers. Best for All-Inclusive Health & Fitness, St. Lucia: The BodyHolidaySet on the island of St Lucia, keep active after your big day at this all-inclusive health and fitness retreat, surrounded by tropical rainforests and waterfalls. From jungle mountain biking to ocean kayaking, begin married life fighting fit as you explore the island through a variety of land and water sports. Championing an all-encompassing wellness approach, leave the stress of wedding planning behind you as you rejuvenate with daily spa treatments.Health and Fitness Travel offers 7 nights at The BodyHoliday from £2140 per person. Price is all-inclusive, with a choice of programmes, return flights and transfers. Best for Surf & Yoga, Costa Rica: FlorblancaLeave the daily commute well behind you as you learn to ride a different kind of tube on a surfing and yoga honeymoon in Costa Rica. Take to the tropical waters during private surfing lessons with expert surf school instructors or stretch out tired muscles during Vinyasa Flow yoga lessons in the open-air studio and revive with a coconut scrub at Spa Bambu.Health and Fitness Travel offers 7 nights at Florblanca from £2235 per person. Price includes breakfast, a choice of programmes, return flights and transfers.Best for Sport & Fitness Training, Thailand: Thanyapura  With world-class aquatic, tennis and triathlon facilities, you and your loved one can train like athletes on a this sports and fitness honeymoon on the island of Phuket. Boasting some of the world’s top sports and fitness coaches, reach your health and fitness goals together with expert sports performance training. Keep active with cardio tennis and TRX suspension training before reviving with an expert sports massage or a dip in the 50-metre Olympic swimming pool.Health and Fitness Travel offers 7 nights at Thanyapura from £1380 per person. Price includes full board, a choice of programmes, return flights and transfers. Best for Golf & Tennis, Portugal: Penha LongaThis historical retreat on the Estoril coastline of Portugal offers a romantic setting for a golf and tennis loving honeymooners. Polish your golfing skills on one of three spectacular championship courses or ace your game with private tennis lessons and group tennis clinics. Reconnect during complimentary group classes from yoga to meditation and harmonised your bodies and minds during holistic spa therapies.Health and Fitness Travel offers 7 nights at Penha Longa from £1305 per person. Price includes breakfast, a choice of programmes, return flights and transfers. Best for Culture & Adventure, Morocco: Morocco Discover Recover™Adventurous honeymooners can explore the charm of this beautiful country with a wide selection of tours and excursions, from hiking the Atlas Mountains to exploring the souks and palaces of Marrakech. Join a traditional Moroccan cookery class and experience rope-sliding across cliffs, before recovering at a luxury wellness retreat with beach front yoga, surfing and holistic spa treatments.Health and Fitness Travel offers 10 nights in Morocco from £1620 per person. Price includes breakfast, a Discover Recover programme, return flights and transfers.Best for Personalised Wellness, Thailand: KamalayaIn a valley overlooking the southern coast of Koh Samui, this award-winning retreat offers wellness programmes tailored to support individual aspirations. Enjoy Ayurvedic spa treatments surrounded by cave temples Buddhist monks used to use as a place of meditation.Health and Fitness Travel offers 7 nights at Kamalaya from £2502 per person. Price includes full board, a choice of programmes, return flights and transfers.Best for Beach, Spa & Well-Being, Antigua: Carlisle BayLooking out to the private beach on the shores of Antigua, retreat to the couples room in the award-winning Blue Spa to indulge with spa therapies from reflexology to full body massages. Offering the perfect balance for active couples, explore with rainforest hikes and water sports from sailing to paddle boarding. End your day with a candlelit dinner for two on the jetty, followed by a film in the luxury cinema room.Health and Fitness Travel offers 7 nights at Carlisle Bay from £2715 per person. Price includes breakfast, a choice of programmes, return flights and transfers. Best for Scenery & Outdoor Activities, New Zealand: Aro Ho Wellness RetreatEmbrace the stunning setting of New Zealand as you embark on sub-alpine hikes to world heritage sites, practice yoga overlooking the beautiful Lake Wakatipu and support each other during TRX strength training in incredible eco-friendly studios. Take the time to unwind during daily meditation sessions and therapeutic massages before enjoying nutritious and delicious organic cuisine, harvested from the onsite gardens.Health and Fitness Travel offers 4 nights at Aro Ha from £3485per person. Price is all-inclusive, with an adventure wellness programme, return flights and transfers.Best for Hiking & Fitness in the Mountains, Utah: Red Mountain ResortIn the Red Mountains of Utah welcome each morning with daily guided walks and hikes, explore further afield with horseback riding and mountain biking. Take in your stunning mountainous surroundings during group classes including yoga, kickboxing and Tai Chi. After an active morning mountain hiking, treat sore feet to a healing reflexology massage or awaken your senses as you indulge in a Canyon warm stone massage.Health and Fitness Travel offers 7 nights at Red Mountain Resort from £2085 per person. Price includes full board, a choice of programmes, return flights and transfers.Best for SUP, Yoga & Kiteboarding, Hawaii: Lumeria MauiA honeymoon favourite, escape to the shores of Hawaii and begin married life at this wellness retreat on the beautiful island of Maui. Ride the Pacific waves during kiteboarding lessons, or take a gentler approach with stand-up paddle boarding lessons from local expert guides. Set amongst tropical and edible gardens; relax together during a traditional Hawaiian Lomi Lomi massage in the spa.Health and Fitness Travel offers 5 nights at Lumeria Maui from £1625 per person. Price includes full board, a choice of programmes and return flights.Best for Biking & Hiking, Italy: Ti SanaExplore the rolling hills of Lombardy at this breath-taking wellness retreat in Italy. Breathe in the fresh air as you explore the natural beauty of Adda river park during heart pumping bike rides and Nordic walking trips. Refuel with organic vegan culinary delights before joining in with a cooking session, yoga or martial arts class. With excursions to nearby Milan, this wellness sanctuary offers the best of both worlds to active newlyweds.Health and Fitness Travel offers 7 nights at Ti Sana from £2198 per person. Price includes full board, a choice of programmes, return flights and transfers.Go back to the e-newsletter >last_img read more