It’s time for you and your partner to enjoy the finer things in life with luxury travel. Experience private island destinations with upscale amenities, retreats to a remote paradise for complete privacy, and other activities for two like a couple’s spa or a chef-prepared date night dinner. Update your bucket list with these luxury travel destinations abroad that are perfect for a couple’s getaway.
Beautiful views of the snowy Swiss Alps surround Switzerland’s largest ski resort town seen from the scenic Glacier Express train ride. Davos invites couples to stay at luxurious, five-star, ski resort accommodations with upscale amenities for two and world-class runs at Parsenn. During the summer, climb aboard your boat and sail on Lake Davos for waterfront sightseeing accompanied by dinner.
Revel in the beautiful white cliffside vistas in Santorini with buildings capped with domes as blue as the Aegean Sea that they overlook. This luxurious Greek island offers stunning villas for witnessing one of the world’s most beautiful sunsets. Then, explore the exclusive culinary and nightlife scene flourishing within Oia Village.
The lush Mallorca landscape welcomes couples to experience the beauty of Spain’s Balearic Islands. Remote coves offer pristine beaches sloping gently into the warm Mediterranean Sea. Spend time admiring the 17th century architecture of buildings like the Santa Maria Cathedral in the capital, Palma. Escape to remote citrus farms to taste fresh produce or treat yourself to a couple’s wine tasting at the local wineries.
San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
While crowds flock to the resort-lined beaches at Cabo San Lucas, opt for a luxury couple’s trip to the neighboring San Jose del Cabo. Just 20-minutes from the busy tourist area, you’ll find yourself in a tranquil atmosphere exuding the best of Mexican culture. Treat yourself to traditional wellness remedies at the all-inclusive Le Bland Spa Resort. Enjoy trendy, artisanal tacos crafted at La Lupita, or take a sightseeing boat ride to see dolphins en route to Lover’s Beach.
Luxury villas are all the rave in Bali, where couples get pampered with lush jungle views, cool breezes from your open-air suites, and sandy beaches steps away from your accommodation. Feast your eyes on the fire dance shows, showcasing the rich Balinese culture, at Pura Luhur Uluwatu before indulging in culinary delights served at waterfront restaurants lining the bay.
Cape Town, South Africa
Cape Town’s captivating allure entices couples seeking a luxury getaway to South Africa. Wake up to views of Table Mountain seen from your five-star accommodations at Tintswalo Atlantic. Then, browse for the perfect evening outfit at upscale boutique shops lining the V&A Waterfront to prepare for a classy champagne sunset cruise near Africa’s southernmost point.
Splurge on your own private island for the ultimate couple’s luxury vacation. Kukadoo Maldives is one of more than 1,200 private islands accessible via private jet charter. Touchdown on your private island paradise where five-star hospitality services await your every demand, cozy accommodations lure you in for rest and relaxation, and surreal views of the Indian Ocean stretching endlessly towards the horizon bask you in splendor.
Aruba is the Caribbean’s crown jewel island and a hotspot for luxury vacations. Modern ocean-view villas and all-inclusive resorts offer plenty of accommodation options for visiting couples. You’ll encounter colorful Dutch-colonial-style buildings lining the L.G. Smith Boulevard in Oranjestad housing high-fashion shopping boutiques like Louis Vuitton and Gucci. Head to Surfside Beach, where the soft, white sand meets the clear, turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea.