From candlelit a la carte dinners to soaking up the sunset in secluded bays, sometimes couples want more than just a typical romantic getaway. The good news is if you’re a pair that love an activity-filled holiday we’ve got a number of adrenaline-packed adventures for you and your other half to enjoy. Plus, you’re guaranteed to make lasting memories to tell the grandkids whilst you’re at it. Here’s the places that will keep you busy…
Out and about in Croatia
With so many different activities on offer, it’s hard to narrow it down to the single best activity to do in Croatia. However, one thing’s for sure if you’re a couple that love all things outdoors then you’ll be in your element. From swimming in the Krka waterfalls to getting your walking boots on and exploring the tropical greenery at the Plitvice Lakes National Park, the choice is yours.
Where to stay? Bluesun Soline
Scuba diving in Santorini
Santorini has all the ingredients for a longed for loved-up break, we’re talking cliff-top tavernas, trendy bars and world-famous sunsets. However, it’s not all about what’s going on in its pretty whitewashed towns, head down to the Perivolos Beach and embark on a spectacular scuba diving experience. As it’s a relatively new trend on this island it means you and your partner can get a head-start at exploring the deep. The dark sands and clear waters here come with a side-order of watersports like jet skiing and windsurfing too.
Where to stay? TUI Sensimar Meltemi Blu
Hiking in Tenerife
Fancy setting a couple’s goal to hike the highest mountain in Spain? On the popular holiday isle of Tenerife, you can do exactly that. Mount Teide — both mountain and active volcano soars up to 3718 metres high and now visitors are lucky enough to take on the challenge and climb its crater. Alternatively, the landscape of Teide National Park is just as impressive. Criss-crossed with walking tracks, you’ll have no trouble exploring the ground here which you’ll notice is covered in solidified lava.
Where to stay? Hotel H10 Tenerife Playa
Zip lining in St Lucia
Well known for its boutique hideaways and secluded beaches, St Lucia is an ideal place for a couple’s retreat however it’s not all about luxurious, peaceful stays here. This tropical treasure pairs its storybook scenery with some once-in-a-lifetime activities, one of which includes zip-lining your way at 30mph across acres of thick rainforest. The two of you can hop onto an air gondola and glide your way through the trees spotting the distinct multi-coloured St Lucia parrots along the way.
Where to stay? Hideaway at Royalton St Lucia
Geothermal swimming in Iceland
Looking for an adults-only escape that involves something totally different to sun and sea whilst being child free? Iceland has a whole host of out-the-ordinary activities to get stuck into. One of the best activities in Iceland involves getting your bikini on and diving into the Blue Lagoon for a swimming experience you’ll never forget. This huge geothermal hot tub has waters of up to 37-degree heat, and the best part is there’s a swim-up bar you can enjoy whilst you’re in there too.
Where to stay? Radisson Blue Saga Hotel
With our activity holidays you’re guaranteed to have your romantic break filled with endless fun things to do. Which destination will you choose for your next couples escape?
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