Destinations in Thailand for Honeymoon
Honeymooning through Thailand’s largest island, Phuket is like a fairy-tale experience. Phuket is wondrous and adventurous, and at the same time immensely romantic. Innumerable luxury resorts, viewpoints like Karon Viewpoint and Monkey Hill offering panoramic views of the city, lots of romantic white beaches, clubs, bars, restaurants and cabarets providing a gorgeous nightlife,
Phuket is an experience to be seized. The scenes at popular beaches like Patong beach, Karon beach, Freedom beach and some secret ones like Ao Yon, Banana beach, and Laem Ka beach are postcard-worthy. Indulge in watersports to spice up the trip for you and your partner.
How to reach: Accessible by flights from major airports
Location: Southern Thailand
Krabi is the abode of some of the best beaches in Thailand for couples. A coastal province with natural attractions in plentiful like white sand beaches with azure blue waters, caves, waterfalls, astoundingly rich coral reefs and numerous islands, Krabi is the place that connects souls.
Best explored in private cars or longtail boats, the scenic beauty is captivating. Go kayaking into the blue waters with your partner or sign up for a pampering spa package during the day. End with a romantic dinner at a beach-side restaurant with fantastic sea-views.
How to reach: by flights from Bangkok airport or seaplane service from Phuket
Location: at the Andaman Sea in Southern Thailand
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Koh Phi Phi Le is a breathtaking island and the second largest of the Phi Phi Islands. Phi Phi Le is mostly uninhabited owing to its inclusion in the national marine park. Rugged towering cliffs border the islands on all sides making the view arresting and exceptionally stunning.
Take a day trip to the much popularised Maya Bay, an absolutely gorgeous sight, and an exciting and thrilling detour to the Viking Cave and Ao Maya. It is one of the best places to visit in Thailand for honeymoon.
How to reach: by boat from Phuket, Railay, Ao Nang and Krabi town
Fees: entry fee of 400 THB and 200 THB for foreign nationals and children respectively
Location: Krabi Province, Southern Thailand
Popularly known as the ‘Rose of the North’ by locals for its scenic beauty, Chiang Mai is also the unofficial cultural hub of Thailand owing to the more than 300 temples within the city and its outskirts. Chiang Mai is famous for its elephant camps and night markets. Pattaya city nightlife will never let you down.
Some of these temples are associated with legendary Thai folklore like the famous Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep and hold immense historical or architectural importance. Book a private tour to see the city of Chiang Mai and fall in love with its rich Thai culture and heritage.
How to reach: 707 km from Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK)
Amenities: accommodation, restaurants, bars, nightlife
Location: Northern Thailand
Nearby Attractions: temples of historical interest, museums, art galleries, hill-tribe villages, waterfalls
Underwater Granite Boulders- Similan Islands
A collection of nine little islands in the Andaman Sea comprises the spectacular and stunning Similan Archipelago. Boasting a number of the finest dive sites in the world, the Similan Islands are paradise for divers.
The Deep Six dive site in Island 7 is known for its unmatched collection of submerged boulders and archways where White Tip Reef Sharks and Kuhl’s stingrays can be found among other variety of vibrant, luxurious marine life. Out of all the places, this is one of the best places to visit in Thailand for honeymoon.
How to reach: by diving liveaboards and diving trips from Phuket
Fees: entry fee of 500 THB for foreign nationals
Location: in the Andaman Sea on the West Coast of Southern Thailand
Operating duration: May 15th – October 15th
City of Landscapes - Pai
A sparsely-populated picturesque town set in a valley north of Chiang Mai, Pai is a recluse’s haven. Truly one the best romantic places to visit in Thailand for honeymoon, the captivating beauty of Pai will tase you. Best explored on foot or on motorbikes, Pai has much to offer.
Therapeutic hot springs, gorgeous waterfalls, traditional temples and a host of adventurous activities, Pai is a relaxing yet interesting place. Take one of the hill-tribe adventures to experience the local life of the rural inhabitants for a day.
How to reach: 135 km from Chiang Mai International Airport
Nearby Attractions: World War II Memorial, Village Farm, waterfalls
Location: Mae Hong Son Province, Northern Thailand
Sukhothai Old City
Containing more than 197 historical ruins, the Wat Mahathat, Wat Phra Pai Luang, Wat Sri Sawai and Wat Sri Chum are its highlights.
City Of Waterfalls - Kanchanaburi
Being dominated by the beautiful River Kwai Valleys in the northwest area, Kanchanaburi is a place of tremendous natural splendour with a large number of waterfalls, caves, lakes and mountainous views.
The Erawan Waterfalls in the Erawan National Park, the Sai Yok Noi Falls, the Sai Yok Yai Falls and the Huay Mae Khamin falls are a must visit among the many others present in Kanchanaburi.
How to reach: by bus, train or car from Bangkok or direct bus from Pattaya
Location: located at the confluence of the rivers Kwai Noi and Kwai Yai
Nearby Attractions: Bridge over the River Kwai Yai, Hellfire Pass, other WWII memorials, museums, art galleries and temples
Enjoy Gulf of Siam, Bangkok
Hua Hin is the original seaside resort city built for and by the Siamese royalty as a means of escape from the stifling Bangkok heat. A poetic confluence of the sea and the city, Hua Hin has a bustling, beautiful and royal ambience, frequented by rich and extravagant Thais for its luxury resorts and fine dining.
The Phra Ratchawang Klai Kangwon or the Far From Worries Palace built as a summer residence for nobility is a major attraction. Stay at a luxury resort hotel on the Hua Hin Beach for a romantic extravaganza.
How to reach: by train, bus or taxi from Bangkok
Location: Province of Prachuap Khiri Khan
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Bangkok, the City of Angels
Also the capital of Thailand, it is a city of grandiose in terms of architecture and historical relevance. This city is among the most beautiful places to visit in Thailand for honeymoon. You can explore the cafes, night markets, temples, shrines, galleries and museums, making it the perfect blend of the old and new.
You can also enjoy the romantic cruises and the nightlife in Bangkok that has its own charm with bright lights, lovely music and great food. Visit the grand palace or explore the local Thai culture. Bangkok brings to you warm smiles to feed your love and make it stronger.
How to reach- Bangkok has a well-connected airport and flights from around the world land here. However, there are also options for driving to Bangkok or taking a train with due permit.
Couple's Paradise - Koh Samui
Considered as one of the best Thailand honeymoon places, Koh Samui is known for its beautiful beaches that provide the perfect romantic escapade. With impeccably white sand, palm-fringed shores and clear turquoise water that stretches for as far as the eye can see, this is the abode of love.
There is no dearth of exotic places that provide full luxury and privacy over here. You can also access the adventurous activities such as snorkelling, diving or swimming with your partner. Walk hand in hand up the length of the beaches and enjoy the colours of the sunset smouldering the sky or lounge in chairs on the shore.
Location- Koh Samui district, Surat Thani, Thailand.
How to reach- you can either fly to Koh Samui or take a flight to Surat Thani and then get on a ferry to reach Koh Samui.
Pattaya, For Adventurous Water Sports & Nightlife
Pattaya is the romantic paradise for honeymoon couples. It offers you several adventurous activities to take your relationship to the next level. This lovely isle has some of the most beautiful beaches in Thailand. You can stroll on the shore or engage in activities such as snorkelling and explore the exciting world underwater while scuba diving.
You can also try your hand on rock climbing, or you can go for canoeing, fishing, boating, etc. Pattaya is also popular for its exciting nightlife with cabarets, clubs, bars, massage places, discos and top-notch restaurants.
Location- Pattaya, Bang Lamung District, Chon Buri 20150, Thailand.
Koh Phangan for Popular Full Moon Parties
Koh Phangan is known for its full moon parties that are organized at Hat Rin. A huge crowd gathers up monthly after or before every full moon, and they get engaged in a ravenous frenzy of partying, dancing, food and drinks. It’s not just a fun party but a festival accompanied by a show of fire-eaters and jugglers.
The concept initially started when people started getting attracted to the full moon close to the concave beaches and started partying crazily. Now the party has become huge and has become a world-famous celebration. All the newlyweds on their honeymoon to Koh Phangan must attend this full moon party!
Location- Koh Phangan District, Surat Thani 84280, Thailand.
How to reach- Travel from bus or train from Bangkok to Surat Thani from where a ferry ride takes you to the spot where the party takes place.
Honeymoon in Koh Samet
Endowed by nature with sprawling beaches, this is one of the most popular places to visit in Thailand for honeymoon. The beaches and surrounding coves, towering cliffs and swaying palms paint the perfect picture for you to relax with your beloved and enjoy a fun-filled time.
You can walk hand in hand, admiring the allure of the beaches. The beaches are not crowded and have all the required facilities close by. Resorts, rental bungalows and other mid-range options are available for accommodation. Many top-notch restaurants, bars and even several shops selling trinkets and beach essentials are available here. You could also engage in several water sports or play beach volleyball, Frisbee, etc. over here.
Location- Koh Samet, Phe, Mueang Rayong District, Rayong, Thailand.
How to reach- Take a bus or a taxi from Bangkok to the Nuan Thi Pier in Ban Phe from where a 45-minute ferry ride takes you to the island.
A city of ancient ruins, temples from past generations, historical museums and study centres, Ayutthaya is trip back in time. The Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya Historical Park in the city is a UNESCO World Heritage Site that is comprised of vast stretches of historical locales and ruins.
Perfect for a day trip for history buffs, the city of Ayutthaya lets a peek into the long-gone glorious past of prehistoric Thai Kingdoms and its civilization.
How to reach: by bus, car or train from Bangkok
Amenities: accommodation, restaurants, bars, floating markets
Attractions in Ayutthaya: Wat Chaiwatthanaram, Wat Na Phra Mane, Wat Choeng Thai.
Best Experiences in Thailand for Honeymoon
- Phi Phi
Departure Location: Ao Nang, Mueang Krabi District, Krabi 81000
Activity Timings: 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Pick-up & Drop-Off Details:
- Location: Any centrally located hotel in Krabi Town, Klong Muang, Tub Kaek, Ao Nang and Ao Nam Mao
- Timing: 08:00 AM - 08:15 AM
Activity Duration: 8 Hours (Approx.)
Note: Maya Bay will be on its annual closing from Aug 1st - Sep 30th
About Krabi to Phi Phi Day Tour by Speedboat:
Explore the hidden jewels of Phi Phi Island by opting for this package and enjoy the round-trip journey from Krabi. This tour lets you go on a fun underwater adventure and visit various islands along with an exciting spotting session of the monkeys at the Monkey Beach. Also, see the azure nature of the underwater world as you snorkel with the serene aquatic life. Traverse through the glimmering waters of Phi Phi island with a speedboat ride and have a fun time with your family and friends.
Operational Hours: 5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Pre-Show Entertainment: 7:20 PM – 8:05 PM
Showtime: 8:30 PM
Duration: 1 Hour 20 Minutes (No intervals)
Pick up and Drop off Location:
Hotel pick up and drop off are offered from all hotels located in Phuket.
Note- Timing of pick-up & drop-off might be tentative, depending upon the weather conditions.
About Siam Niramit Show Phuket
It's time for some spectacular performances and amazing costumes at the Siam Niramit Show Phuket! It reflects the way of life, history, and cultures of the people of Phuket, and it is skillfully presented by a professional team using amazing dance styles, great music, and traditional arts. The theatre was built in a contemporary style and has a seating capacity of approximately 2000 people. Take a tour of Thailand's extensive and illustrious history, cultures, and traditions. With over 100 performers and nearly 500 costumes, the show features charming elephants, acrobatics, pyrotechnics, and stunts, as well as jaw-dropping performances while feasting on a real Thai buffet.
Pickup/ Drop-off Location: Round trip transfers available from some areas in Phuket
Pick-up/ Drop-off Timing:
- Package A: 7:30 AM
- Package B: 8:30 AM
Activity Duration: 8-9 hours (approx.)
About James Bond Island Tour from Krabi by Speed Boat:
Take a tour to James Bond Island, a popular tourist destination of Phang Nga Bay, Phuket. Enjoy the speedboat ride to this island from Krabi with mesmerizing views. Visit Hong Island, Khai Island, Panyi Island & Puddle Rock and partake in various activities like kayaking, canoeing, or snorkeling. Savor the delicious lunch with amazing island views.
This tour gives you the opportunity to witness the 3 most distinguished and beautiful temples in Bangkok, i.e. Wat Trimit, the temple of the Golden Buddha - the statue of Buddha is made from solid gold weighting 5.5 tons; Wat Pho, the temple of the Reclining Buddha - the largest and oldest in Bangkok and Wat Benchamabopit - the marble temple.
- Meet your English-speaking guide in your hotel's lobby.
- Depart from your hotel to Rattanakosin Island, the original area of Bangkok when it was first established as the capital over 200 years ago.
- Visit Wat Trimit, known for its famous Golden Buddha. The beautiful image of solid gold is 3 meters high and weighs 5 and a half tons.
- Continue the tour by passing through beautiful city scenery of the colorful flower market and Chinatown. The bustling business area of Chinatown is especially known for its gold jewelry shops. The atmosphere is totally changed at night - hordes of food stalls line the streets.
- Visit Wat Pho or Temple of the Reclining Buddha, founded in the 16th century, the oldest and biggest temple with the largest number of pagodas (95 in all) in the city. Wat Pho was the first open university of Thailand which offered courses in several branches like literature, astrology, medicine, and massage. It's well known for its huge Reclining Buddha, 46 m. long and 15 m. high.
- Visit Wat Benchamabopit or Marble Temple, one of the most modern works of Thai religious architecture. Graceful and tranquil, it is famous for its main chapel built in white Carara Italian marble to house a replica of Thailand's most beautiful Buddha image, Phra Phutthachinarat.
- City-sightseeing tour along Ratchadumnoen Rd. (The Royal's Way). En route, you can see many magnificent temples and architectural buildings, including the City Pillar Shrine, National Museum, Democracy Monument, Golden Mountain, Thai Boxing Stadium, Anantasamakhom Palace, Parliament House, Dusit Zoo and Chitlada Palace King's Residence.
- Arrive at your hotel.
Timings: Morning tour from 07:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., Afternoon tour from 11:45 a.m. - 5:00p.m.
A fly-by in a luxurious helicopter over beautiful beaches.
Thailand apart from its culture, traditions and various other attractions have one of the most beautiful beaches and scenics to offer. What better way to see this beautiful country's beaches.
An unforgettable luxury helicopter ride over Phuket, where you have the chance to explore the beautiful beaches and bays along the west coast of Phuket. This tour provides passengers a bird’s eye view of natural beauty and exquisite scenics of Phuket, an experience you will never forget.
Get a chance to enjoy Phuket's best beaches and famous exclusive resorts on the luxurious helicopter ride from an amazing altitude for a bird's eye view with a tour narration by the pilots. After the beautiful ride, relax with refreshments and cool towels served after the landing of the aircraft. The tour will be of 10 minutes.
Wear dark or black clothing for the tour – it reduces the glare so you'll have even better photos.
Note: Children aged 0-1 years or below 100 cm (3.2 feet) can sit on a guardian's lap free of charge.
Children 100 cm and taller require an individual seat. Price is per seat for a join-in tour.
If you arrive more than 5 minutes late or after we have moved, you may be considered a no-show.
How to reach: It is a 1-hour drive from Phuket to Sa Khu Heliport and a 10-minute drive from Phuket airport. There are various public transport options available such as tuk-tuks, taxis, buses, etc.
Activity Duration: 45 minutes (Approx)
- 11:00 AM and 2:00 PM (Not available on Mondays & Tuesdays)
About Phuket Dolphin Show Ticket
Enjoy 45 minutes of an entertainment show from the adorable aquatic creatures, at Nemo Dolphin's Bay, Phuket. See the beautiful dolphins and the friendly seals do a bunch of tricks, spins, and plays for the crowd. Get to meet the dolphins in an up-close and personal show where the dolphins perform balancing acts, dance to some groovy music, and jump through the hoops. You will see the trainers as well, doing tricks with the dolphins. See some more sea creatures put on a show full of enthusiasm.
Phuket Fantasea Location: 99, Kamala, Kathu District, Phuket 83150, Thailand
Pick-up & Drop-off location: Your hotel location in Phuket
Monday & Friday: 5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Buffet Dinner Timing: 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
(Thursdays are off, except for national holidays)
Activity Duration: 3 hours 70 minutes (Approx.)
About Phuket Fantasea Tickets:
Get the Phuket Fantasea ticket and enjoy a show full of the culture and traditions of Thailand, beautifully wrapped in a spectacular performance that gives you a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Attend the Phuket Fantasea Show in its Las-Vegas style entertainment, true & unique to its name, and make your visit to Thailand feel more wholesome. Witness an audio-visual presentation with magical illusions. Also, you can see some 4-dimensional theatre effects, aerial ballet, and more masterpieces. An amazing Thai buffet dinner is served to let you taste some finger-licking food while enjoying the show.
Meeting Location: Siam Paragon Mall Gate 1 ground floor
No surcharge if hotel is located in: Khaosan, Silom, Sathorn, Sukhumvit (Soi 1-24), Asoke, Pratunam.
Activity Duration: 6 Hours (Approx.)
Pick-up Time: 06:15 AM
About Bangkok Floating Market Tour :
Apart from being the capital of the land of smiles, Bangkok is famous for plenty of unique attractions that lure tourists from all across the globe. The bustling streets and the unique markets are what make this city a lively one. People cruising and shopping through the markets on boats in Thailand can be sighted in numerous movies. The Damnoen Saduak Floating Market and Maeklong Railway Market are two of the most famous markets in Bangkok and are a perfect display of Thai culture.
With this uniquely curated tour, explore the vibrant Maeklong Railway Market famous for its fresh fruits and vegetables along the way. Get a chance to live the reel life as you explore the Damnoen Saduak Floating Market of Bangkok with this tour.
Safari World Bangkok Location: Safari World, 99 Panya Indra Rd, Sam Wa Tawan Tok
Safari Park Timings:
- Tuesday-Friday: 9:00 AM-04:30 PM
- Saturday-Sunday: 9:00 AM-05:00 PM
Marine Park Timings:
- Tuesday-Friday: 9:00 AM-05:00 PM
- Saturday-Sunday: 9:00 AM-06:00 PM
Note: Please refer to the Know Before You Go section for show timings.
Activity Duration: 5-6 Hours (Approx)
About Safari World Bangkok Tickets:
Visit the beautiful Safari World in Bangkok, one of the best open zoos in Thailand. The park is divided into two areas - Safari Park and Marine Park, which have their own unique set of animals. Have close encounters with animals such as tigers and giraffes in the Safari park. Be mesmerized by the beauty of lovely aquatic animals at the Marine Park. Do not miss the special shows that are organised by the park for the visitors.
If you are looking for something thrilling and adventurous in Bangkok, then think no more and step into the fun-filled and adventurous Dream World Amusement Park, Bangkok. With over 30 thrilling and famous rides such as Hanging Coaster, Space Mountain, Vikings, Haunted Mansion, Ropter, Super Splash, and Cable car, all this and the park has 4 themes in which you are bound to have the time of your life. The Park has been designed in such a way that it resembles a European-style fantasy land.
Also, if you feel like this is not enough, get ready to explore the world of snow at -8°C in Snow Town. Have a sled ride or ski, you can never get bored of the Snow Town and its adventurous and amusing activities. You can also have a buffet lunch (charges extra).
The ticket options are:
- Entrance to Dream World
- Entrance to Dream World + Snow Town
- Entrance to Dream World + Lunch
- Entrance to Dream World + Snow Town + Lunch
How to reach: It is a 1-hour and 30-minute drive from Bangkok to Dream World. You can take cabs/taxi, etc. from Central Bangkok. Also, buses, etc. are available.
Note: Children between the height of 3 - 4.7 feet will be charged as per child fare.
Siam Amazing Park Location: 203 Suan Siam Rd., Kannayao, Bangkok 10230
Activity Timings: 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM(Monday - Sunday)
Activity Duration: 8 hours (Approx)
About Siam Amazing Park Tickets:
Explore one of Thailand’s largest theme parks and enjoy amazing rides in Siam Park City, a world full of fun and adventure located in the heart of Bangkok. The Amusement Park has numerous world-class rides. Enjoy a day full of thrills and excitement with these passes that give you access to all the different zones and rides in the park. After a day full of fun and Adventures, head to the restaurants, and the food stalls at Siam Amazing Park.
Underwater World Pattaya Location: Nongprue, Banglamung, Chonburi 20260
Activity Timings: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM (Everyday)
Last Admission: 17:30 PM
Coral reef zone:
- Morning: 10:30 AM; Evening: 03:00 PM
Open ocean zone:
- Morning 11:00 AM; Evening: 4:00 PM
Giant of Siam zone:
- Morning: 11:30 AM; Evening: 03:30 PM
Activity Duration: 9 Hours
About Underwater World Pattaya Tickets:
Explore the first modern aquarium in Thailand, making it home to more than 5000 marine animals including different aquatic species that will surely leave you mesmerised once you step inside the Underwater Aquarium, Pattaya. Witness an impressive variety and diversity of sea creatures such as the rare Shovel-Nose Ray, a mix of a shark and a stingray, jellyfish, coral, sharks, manta rays and giant fish to look at from the comfortable surrounds of a 100-meter-long underwater tunnel.
Sriracha Tiger Zoo Pattaya timings:9.00 AM. - 6.00 PM ( Daily)
Activity Duration: 9 Hours
About Sriracha Tiger Zoo Pattaya:
Considered to be the biggest zoo of its own kind, Sriracha Tiger Zoo Pattaya, home to more than 200 tigers, and many other animals such as camels, ostriches, crocodiles, elephants, etc. is one of the best attractions in Pattaya that makes it a must visit for all the ages. Being home to such an enormous number of tigers aiming to preserve the majestic tiger from becoming extinct, the Sriracha Tiger Zoo Pattaya has a plethora of tiger shows, such as tigers with fire-hoops and tigers climbing the ladder. Book Sriracha Tiger Zoo Pattaya Tickets and get to meet wonderful animals.
Nong Nooch Tropical Botanical GardenTimings: 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM ( Everyday )
Activity Duration: 6-7 hours (Approx)
About Nong Nooch Tropical Garden:
Nong Nooch Garden is a magnificent landscaped park and perfect for an all-day trip. The entire area is more like a theme park, with daily cultural shows, restaurants, and accommodation and a vast area representing individually themed gardens. A leisurely walk through the botanical park is like taking a journey around the world, through its various famous gardens, whether 17th-century French garden, Stonehenge, or European Renaissance garden.
If you ever wanted to get up close to the marine and aquatic life, swim along beautiful beaches and waters that are as clear as the sky, then this tour experience to 7 islands, Krabi is a must for you on your vacation to Krabi, Thailand. Snorkeling experience which is unparalleled, giving you a chance to dive in some of the best spots, witness the reefs and varied species of fishes and other aquatic life.
For beach lovers, found here are some of the most mesmerizing and calm locations, sunbathe in the soft white sand or explore the magnificent surroundings. Travel and cruise the different islands on a beautiful long-tail boat, following your adventure is a delicious, finger-biting Thai food and BBQ dinner, waiting for you with a spectacular view of the sunset, that will surely calm your soul and complete your experience in the most amazing way possible.
For natural wonder romantic folks, this is an extreme place to explore the beauty of the spectacular sunset. Cruise with us by long tail boat to the offshore islands in Krabi. Within 6 hours, you will snorkel at Tup Island, Poda Island and Chicken Island, and have a wonderful authentic Thai food and BBQ dinner
The complete tour will be of 8 hours and will be as follows:
- 12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.: Pick-up from your hotel in Krabi.
- 01:00 p.m.: Depart from the local pier to East Railay Beach. Go to Chicken Island for snorkeling, Visit Tup Island, Si Island, Taming Island, Mae Urai Island, Poda Island, Go to East Railay Beach for your BBQ buffet Seafood Dinner.
- 08:00 p.m.(Approx): Arrive back at your hotel.
Note: Pick-up & Drop-off will be from/ to major hotels in Ao Nang only.
Children between the age of 4-10 years will be charged as per child fare.
Children aged 11 years and above will be charged as per the adult fare.
Romantic Beaches and Islands in Thailand
Railay Beach (Krabi)
A breathtaking view of a peninsula surrounded by beautiful beaches on all four sides with towering mountains is what awaits you upon reaching this little paradise of Railay Beach. Perhaps the best rock-climbing spot in the world with over seven hundred bolted routes up the faces of staggering limestone mountains and unusual views of the sea, Railay is an exhilarating experience.
How to reach: from Krabi airport take a shuttle bus or taxi to Ao Nang pier and then a boat from Ao Nang to Railay Beach
Nearby Attractions: Haad Phra Nang, Phra Nag Nai, Ko Poda, Ko Hong, Tonsai
Location: on the Andaman Coast of Thailand
Any Other Specialty: rock-climbing, caving
Khao Lak is a beautiful blend of idyllic beaches stretching over 20kms and the most magnificent rainforests in all of Thailand. Being easily accessible, its captivating natural beauty is a magnet for tourists of all ages.
Its proximity to the Ko Similan Islands attracts adventure enthusiasts. Peaceful long white beaches with thin crowds providing seclusion for blooming romance, Khao Lak is one of the best places to visit in Thailand for honeymoon.
How to reach: by taxi or bus about 70kms from Phuket International Airport
Location: Andaman Sea beaches of Southern Thailand in Phang Nga Province
Nearby Attractions: Khao Sok, Ko Surine Marine Park, the Tsunami Memorial, Ko Tachai, Lampi Waterfalls
Monkey Beach (Koh Phi Phi)
One of the most visited places in Thailand is this hidden beach, tucked away in a cove on the northwest of Loh Dalum Bay in the greater islands of Phi Phi Don. Emerald green water providing a sheer visibility to the rich marine life and corals below make Monkey Beach one of the most romantic places in Thailand.
Visit this beautiful beach in the early hours of the morning or in the late afternoons to avoid the crowd.
How to reach: walking, long-tail boats or kayaking from Loh Dalum Bay
Nearby Attractions: hidden coves nearby
Location: Island of Phi Phi Don on Koh Phi Phi
Any Other Specialty: kayaking, snorkelling
Thailand’s Most Romantic Island- Koh Ngai
Located far away from the hustle-bustle of the city, this is the ideal spot for couples. You get to spend time with your loved one on beaches that are mostly secluded and give you great privacy. There are many varieties of coral reefs that can be found on the beaches over here.
You can even have wonderful food in the luxurious resorts located close to the beaches! The major attraction of Koh Ngai is Paradise beach that stretches up to three kilometres. You can opt for snorkelling as well here.
Location- Koh Ngai, Koh Lanta Yai, Koh Lanta District, Krabi, Thailand.
How to reach- Phuket and Koh Lanta are among the Trang islands that connect Koh Ngai to the mainland, and you can take a ferry ride to reach here.
Most Romantic White Sand Beaches- Koh Tao
Koh Tao or Turtle Island forms a part of the Chumphon Archipelago and has some of the best beaches in Thailand for honeymoon. Long romantic strolls with your spouse on soft, white sand beaches in beautiful contrast to the sparkling blue sea, Koh Tao scenes are the stuff of dreams.
While spectacular beaches like Mae Haad, Koh Nang Yuan, Freedom Beach, Jansom Bay and many more provide adventurous opportunities, views from these viewpoints like Two View, Fraggle Rock and Jon Suwan Mountain Viewpoint add a different charm altogether.
How to reach: by speedboats or Lomprayah high-speed catamarans from Chumphon
Location: off the Central Gulf Coast of Southern Thailand
Beachfront Romance- Koh Chang
Koh Chang is Thailand’s second largest island with an innumerable number of beaches and surprisingly enough, less populated. A picturesque long white sandy beach fringed by palm trees is the regular scene here. A number of beachside resort accommodations on the White Sand Beach, the Pearl Beach, the Lonely Beach and many more are to be found.
A luxurious and extravagant state of affairs can be expected from these properties which will propel the budding romance between couples on honeymoon wooing each other aided by the calm sea breeze flowing in.
How to reach: by ferries from Laem Ngop or express shared minibuses from Bangkok airport
Location: Trat Province, Eastern Thailand
Desert Island Experience- Koh Mun Nork
A private island beach resort that sits amidst the lush green unspoilt forests surrounded by beautiful pristine beaches is what the Koh Munnork private island resort provides. Just at a distance of three hours from Bangkok, accessible only by their private boats is located this stunning private piece of paradise. It is one of the best places to visit in Thailand for honeymoon.
With only twenty villas on this property, the crowd is definitely refined and peaceful. Excellent knowledgeable and humble staffs always at your service, the scrumptious and delish cuisine at their restaurant, and the access to the unpolluted beaches ensure that you indeed get a heavenly experience here.
How to reach: only accessible by private boats of the resort property
Kata Noi Beach
Located along Phuket’s west coast, this is one of the most beautiful beaches on the island. The beach is famous for the luxury restaurants and resorts it houses and the stunning views that can be enjoyed here.
The romantic aura of Kata Noi makes it an ideal place for honeymooners looking for some quiet time, relaxing on soft sand while nature adds sweetness to their romance with a magical horizon in front of them. If your partner is game for it, you can even try snorkelling and surfing here.
Location: Adjacent to Kata Beach on the southwest side of Phuket Island
Best Time to Visit: Kata Noi can be visited during any time of the year except peak summers (March to May) and peak monsoons (September to early October)
Phra Nang Beach
The limestone cliffs at the beachfront enhance the beauty of this beach. The beach got its name from mythical princess goddess Phra Nang who has a cave dedicated to her here, frequented by devotees. Apart from admiring its dreamy scenery, you can also try some fun adventure activities like rock climbing and be sailing among other activities that can be availed of here.
Nai Harn Beach
The quiet charm of this beach makes it a perfect spot for honeymooners, and that is why it is one of the best places to visit in Thailand for a honeymoon. Laced with a few but very pretty resorts, restaurants and hotels, this romantic beach is also apt for swimming and surfing. All in all, this beach is ideal for a romantic stay.
Lesser known Places in Thailand for Honeymoon
A Different Realm - Koh Lanta
Koh Lanta is a large island consisting of several smaller ones with 9 attractive beaches, each as stunning as the next one. The general topography consists of unending white sand beaches, beautiful sceneries, rich marine life and corals thriving underwater, dense mangroves in plentiful, coastlines lined with several small islands; with a subtle lifestyle contributing to the romantic atmosphere making it truly one the most romantic places in Thailand for honeymoon.
How to reach: road and boat connections by Air Asia free transfers or Express Transfers from Krabi Airport
Location: off the Andaman Coast of Southern Thailand in the Krabi Province
Nearby Attractions: Ban Saladan, Khao Mai Kaew Caves, Sea-Gypsy Village
Real Gulf of Thailand- Koh Nang Yuan
Three little pristine plot of lands connected by a massive sand strip, this straight-out-of-a fairy-tale scene is what Koh Nang Yuan is. Arrive early or stay late at the beach to steal some romantic moments.
With excellent snorkelling spots in amazing coral reefs, a breathtaking viewpoint and the world’s first inter-island ziplining, this gem of an island is perfect for a day-trip
How to reach: speed boat, Lomprayah catamaran or longtails from the west side of Koh Tao
Fees: entrance fee to the island is 100 TBH
Amenities: one resort, restaurant and beach bar
Location: Central Gulf Coast of Southern Thailand
Any Other Specialty: no use of plastics permitted
Quiet & Serene- Koh Mak
This heaven of an island has been Thailand’s best-kept secret for many decades and is still very raw and undiscovered with modern-development impaired ecotourism prevalent on the island. A manifestation of calm and serenity, the island has two main beaches, Suan Yai and Ao Kao and a red sand beach, the Ao Pai.
With nothing much to do except soak in the raw nature of this place, Koh Mak is bliss.
How to reach: by speedboats from Krom Luang pier in Laem Ngop, Trat
Amenities: resorts, restaurants and bars
Nearby Attractions: Koh Kham, Koh Pee, Koh Kradad
Location: Eastern Gulf of Thailand
Any Other Specialty: Ecotourism predominant island
Koh Yao Islands
Lying halfway between Phuket and Krabi, the two islands namely Koh Yao Noi and Koh Yao Yai comprise the Koh Yao Islands with Noi being the more developed than Yai. With a mountainous core surrounded by spectacular beaches, Noi offers excellent diving, kayaking, snorkelling and rock-climbing opportunities.
Hire a scooter to enjoy the scenic rides or laze around on the serene white beaches. No raging parties, low-key traffic, slow-paced development to preserve nature and unspoilt beaches backed by lush mangrove forests provide a perfect foil for honeymoons in Noi.
How to reach: by speedboats from Phuket and Krabi
Amenities: resorts, resort bars, restaurants
Nearby Attractions: Phang Nga Bay
Location: between Phuket and Krabi
Powdery White Beaches- Koh Kradan
A blissful island covered in coconut and rubber plantations, fine white sand beaches with spectacular views of limestone mountains jutting out of the sea and a dazzling coral reef teeming with fish, Koh Kradan is the perfect romantic getaway.
Excellent crystal waters for swimming and one of the best snorkelling sites in the world, the island can still be discovered in ways unknown.
How to reach: by private boats from the per at Trang coast or from Koh Mook, Koh Libong or Koh Ngai
Nearby Attractions: Ko Waen, Koh Chuak, Ko Ruk, Emerald Cave
Location: off the coast of Trang Province, south of Koh Lanta
Colourful Coral Reefs- Koh Lipe
Koh Lipe has some of the best coral reefs in Thailand that have been largely unaffected by disasters or human influence sheltering some of the finest dive sites. The 8 Mile Rock is a real deep-sea diving pinnacle frequently visited by exotic fishes and birds for feeding.
Vibrant and thriving colourful corals, manta rays and whale sharks can be spotted here. With options like kayaking, diving, island-hopping, sailing, fishing, snorkelling, hiking, massage centres and much more, Koh Lipe will spoil you for life.
How to reach: by ferries from Pattaya beach or Trang
Fees: entry fee of 200 THB for national park entry
Location: on the Andaman Coast of Southern Thailand
Places for Candle Light Dinner in Thailand
Chao Phraya Dinner Cruise
This is one of the best places to visit in Thailand for honeymoon. The modern and the traditional cultures blend here in the perfect manner. Thailand is laid bare before your eyes with all its cultural magnificence and modern-day aesthetics as you set sail on a luxurious cruise.
Beautiful music keeps flowing in the background as you carry on your conversations. The whole mood is intoxicated with the rich smell and taste of an international buffet that offers the world on your plate. You can also indulge yourself in traditional Thai cuisine as the cruise traverses along the largest river in Thailand, the majestic Chao Phraya. The antics of history and the luxuries of today all lay before you in the best manner at Chao Phraya Dinner Cruise.
Location: on the Chao Phraya River in Thailand.
Timing: Dinner cruise 1- from Asiatique River Front Pier between 6:30 pm and 7:00 pm.
Dinner cruise 2- from River city Pier 1 between 6:30 pm and 7:15 pm.
Dinner cruise 3- from Icon Siam Pier between 6:30 pm and 7:15 pm.
Bangkok Sky Dining
Thailand Honeymoon places include the Baiyoke Sky Hotel that offers the best view of the Bangkok city from its 76th or the 78th floors. It offers a wide range of seafood buffet, and its menu consists of dishes from around the globe. The food is prepared freshly to your own liking, seasoned and boiled, grilled or pan-fried whichever way you want it.
Apart from the delicious feast that it offers, the observation deck on the 77th floor and the Revolving Roof Deck on the 84th floor presents a picturesque view of Bangkok city. This is certainly one of the most romantic places in Thailand.
Location: 222 Ratchaprarop Rd, Khwaeng Thanon Phaya Thai, Khet Ratchathewi, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10400, Thailand
Timing: lunch hours are between 11:00 am to 3:00 pm and dinner are served between 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm.
Grand Pearl Cruise
This cruise offers an experience of a lifetime to all the honeymoon seekers with its romantic vibes and marvelous architectural setting. You can make the titanic pose and cherish the best moments with your partner while sailing on the largest river of the kingdom, the Chao Phraya. The sites of the Wat Arun, The Royal Grand Palace, and The Rama Vlll Bridge are some of the most spectacular cultural and traditional places in Thailand that you get to witness on this cruise.
A professional and approachable staff welcomes you on the cruise. You get to enjoy world-class services with melodies of pop music strumming in the background. Here you can get both international as well as the indigenous Thai cuisines. It tops the list of the Thailand honeymoon places.
Location: cruising on the Chao Phraya River. They provide pick-up and drop-off services from the hotels.
Timing: Between 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm.
This restaurant is hands down one of the best in Thailand which is evident from some prestigious awards the restaurant has won. A candlelight dinner here is a great idea to spice up the romance between you and your partner by spending the most beautiful evening of your honeymoon here.
Overlooking the Chao Phraya River, the location of this restaurant is ideal for a perfectly romantic evening. For a premium dining experience with a sophisticated ambience, Sala Rattanakosin is an interesting choice.
The Deck by the River
Besides, the vivid view of the renowned Wat Arun Buddhist Temple along with some other beautiful temples can be enjoyed from the Deck. The ambience of this place makes it an ideal one to have a candlelight dinner with your partner at.
Add romance to a beautiful evening by visiting this sophisticated restaurant with your partner.
Buri Tara Wine Bar & Restaurant
Though the eatery specializes in Thai cuisine, dishes from international cuisines are equally delicious. The soothing live music here is just a bonus that will enhance the experience and make your evening unforgettable.
The gorgeous views of the iconic landmarks on the opposite of the river bank that can be witnessed from this place are incredible, adding sweetness to your evening with your partner. You can enjoy Thai food and cocktails here at reasonable prices. Because of the great food and romantic ambience, Nest Away is counted among the ideal places for honeymooners.