Italy and France always tend to vie for first place as the top European honeymoon destinations, and it’s not surprising Italy has beat out France on many occasions. Italy is undoubtedly known as one of the most romantic places in the world. It offers picturesque and diverse landscapes, rich history and art, sumptuous food, wine, and a slow paced way of life to help you simply relax and get lost in the warmth and passion of Italy’s culture. We asked one of our favorite travel consultants, Denise Otero from Your Friend in Italy to recommend her top ten romantic honeymoon destinations in Italy. Denise actually found it difficult to narrow the list down to only ten! Based on once having the incredible experience of living in Venice and countless trips to Italy over the years, Denise knows it all.
Top Ten Romantic Honeymoon Destinations in Italy
Rome is a bustling city so it may not be everyone’s first choice for a honeymoon. However, the Eternal City is one of the most important destinations in the world. Its awe inspiring masterpieces of art, imposing architecture, engineering and ancient history will enrich anyone who dares to uncover the Roman Empire’s mysteries. Rome is also close enough to Sorrento and the Amalfi coast so you can consider visiting both areas for your honeymoon. Or, if you prefer seeing the major art cities of Italy, then Rome, Florence and Venice can be combined. Wherever you choose to honeymoon in Italy, you will surely have a romantic and unforgettable experience.