The thought of sun and surf is no doubt a very romantic and relaxing way for a couple to start life. Newly wed couples often choose a tropical getaway for their honeymoon. In the recent past Southeast Asia has become a popular destination mainly because of its summer-like season throughout the year. Malaysia being one of the Southeast Asia countries with beautiful beaches, tropical paradises, rich culture and top beach resorts is seen as one of the best honeymoon destinations. This article guides you through some of the top 10 honeymoon destinations in Malaysia.
The Top 10 Honeymoon Destinations In Malaysia.
1. Pangkor Laut Resort
One of the best resorts on 300 acres, meaning beaches are secluded making it a perfect getaway for those who wish to have their privacy. The resort facilities blend well into the environment which gives it a natural look. Since only a very small part of the island is developed there is a lot of places for an adventurous couple to explore. (image by Phalinn Ooi).
2. Cameron Highland Resort
Once a British officers retreat, the area has rolling hills and tea plantations which contrasts the usual Malaysia’s tropical weather. The weather her is much cooler and is the only place you can a cup of hot tea, fresh strawberries in front of a roaring fireplace.
3. Langkawi, Jewel of Kedah
A group of islands located in the state of Kedah with numerous resorts and beach options that range from secluded, private ones to public where you can party all night.
4. Bon Ton Resort
Best for couples who enjoyed some history along their romantic journey. The resort is in an old coconut plantation with villages with traditional Malay houses which are a few meters from the beach.
5. Four Seasons Resort
Recommended for a couple with an adventurous streak, but want to have a five star experience. It offers luxurious villas in the center of a rainforest within the vicinity of the beach. It offers a good place for a couple to connect with nature as they enjoy each others company.
6. Colmar Tropicale
This resort stands out from other resorts in Malaysia because it’s the only one that carries a French Medieval theme. Most of its activities are geared towards families, however, if you want to relax in a stunning mountain view with a cool climate during your honeymoon this is the place to be.
7. Pulau Redang
An island off the coast of Kuala Terengganu that offers boating, kayaking, jungle trekking, scuba diving and clear water. It is one of the ideal place for a couple that love outdoor activities. One of the romantic things that almost every couple must try here is strolling hand in hand along beautiful sandy beaches.
8. Pulau Kapas
A small island with a very relaxed atmosphere ideal for a low key honeymoon. Some of the activities that a newly wed couple could participate include swimming in the clear blue ocean, lying on the beach, scuba diving, windsurfing, fishing, kayaking and enjoying a cocktail. (image by Aizat Hanif).
9. Port Dickson
Popular for its 18km stretch beach where you can enjoy kayaking, swimming, scuba diving or windsurfing. There are numerous resorts to choose from ranging from low key chalets to five star resorts.
10. Kuala Lumpur
The capital city of Malysia has numerous honeymoon destinations for a couple that is looking forward to relax in the city for sightseeing and adventure activities.
Whether you are looking for a luxurious or a low key honeymoon destination, Malaysia has the best offers for newly wed couples. A honeymoon at any of the above resorts would excite any newly wed couple.
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