Take a break from traditional seaside destinations and try one of these (super unique!) Destinations in North America for your honeymoon.

Many newlyweds wish to spend their honeymoon in tropical destinations, from the sands of the Maldives to the clear waters of Bora Bora. Meanwhile, some couples seek out popular romantic destinations like the splendor of Paris or the majesty of the Amalfi Coast. These popular honeymoon destinations are without a doubt beautiful; however, there are couples looking for “off the beaten track” romance. These couples understand that romance and adventure is possible!

Specifically, many travelers may not realize that North America is a viable honeymoon destination. This massive continent offers a mix of activities and sights, from coast to coast.

Honeymooners looking for beautiful views, romance and adventure should check out these unique North American honeymoon destinations. These special North American cities are dotted with scenic landscapes, rich culture, and fun activities, perfect for the adventurous couple!

8 Churchill, Manitoba

Also known as “polar bear capital of the world, Churchill is 1,000 kilometers from Winnipeg. Despite its incredibly cold climate, honeymooners can still feel the warmth of romance in Churchill! The city is known for its Northern Lights visible (almost) all year round. bears and beluga whales, popular during the warmer months leading up to fall. Churchill is also home to many eco-lodges and primo accommodations that will make an unforgettable honeymoon!

seven Lindsborg, Kansas

Also known as “Little Sweden”, this small Kansas town is worth a visit for its charming reputation! Couples can learn about Lindsborg’s Swedish heritage and history, visiting sites such as Hoglund Dugout or Fort Harker and Ellsworth. Visitors can also visit the Prairie Trail Byway or Coronado Heights to see beautiful prairie scenery.

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6 Nanaimo, British Columbia

This west coast town is blessed with some of the the longest shores in Canada, offering picturesque views to honeymooners wishing to spend a honeymoon in the region. Couples can book a few nights at the MGM Seashore Bed & Breakfast to take in the views of British Columbia while dining. Otherwise, Nanaimo is also home to plenty of campgrounds and hotels perfect for honeymooners.

During their honeymoon, couples can enjoy an island hopping day trip from Nanaimo, visiting nearby islands like Protection, Gabriola or Saysutshun Island. To soak up romantic views of the West Coast, visitors can book a Vancouver Island helicopter tour or join a magical whale-watching excursion. For a quieter activity, couples can explore downtown Nanaimo and learn about local history. The downtown area is also home to trendy restaurants perfect for date night; for dessert, don’t forget to share a Nanaimo Bar, the world famous Canadian dessert!

5 Yellowknife, Northwest Territories

Tourists began to look to Canada’s Northwest Territories as a viable vacation destination. This territory in the Canadian northwest has a very different landscape from Niagara Falls or Banff Falls. Honeymooners who can stand the cold will love Yellowknife for its breathtaking views and charm. In addition, this territory is the best place in the world to see the northern lights, also known as the Northern Lights.

Couples can also enjoy each other’s company while riding the Dempster, Canada’s northernmost highway. During their stay, visitors can also take in views of the Tuktoyaktuk Ice Mountains, arctic wildlife, and even unique sites like Invuik’s Igloo Church! After a long day of adventure, couples can relax in a cozy log cabin or in a comfortable hotel. Honeymooners who enjoy traveling for culture will also enjoy learning about the culture of the area, which was traditionally the land of the Yellowknives Dene First Nation.

Newlyweds looking for adventure on their honeymoon would be remiss not visit Yellowknife!

4 St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador

The charming ambience of St. John’s is a prime honeymoon destination. This coastal city in eastern Canada offers romantic views of the Atlantic Ocean. After hiring a car, couples will enjoy each other’s company on cruise control, enjoying coastal sea views without the heavy traffic. St. John’s is home to many romantic landscapes, from the top of Signal Hill to the majesty of Cape Spear Lighthouse. While in the city, visitors can explore its downtown area, notice the Jellybean Row Houses, or enjoy live music and spirits at George Street. Visitors should also stop at Quidi Vidi, the historic district of Newfoundland with links to fishing and breweries.

3 Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Many travelers overlook Saskatoon as a viable vacation destination, but this Canadian city has started to gain tourist attention in recent years. Honeymooners looking for a little adventure should vacation in Saskatoon, located in one of Canada’s prairie provinces, Saskatchewan. Couples can spend quality time together while embarking on unique Saskatchewan experiences, such as fishing at Tazin Lake Lodge or sailing at Saskatchewan Landing Provincial Park. Visitors can also enjoy a panoramic view of the grazing bison!

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2 Bellingham, Washington

This coastal city is a stone’s throw from the Canadian border, located in the state of Washington. Bellingham is a perfect destination for honeymooners looking for a scenic and tranquil vacation. Couples can enjoy a leisurely hike at Sehome Hill Arboretum or enjoy a romantic picnic at Zuanich Point Park. After a long day of adventures, visitors can unwind in the city, whether enjoying a cup of coffee at a local cafe or sampling eclectic cuisine at a cozy restaurant.

1 Siléritéorn, Colorado

With only 4,000 inhabitants, Silverthorne will offer honeymooners picturesque mountain views without the bustling crowds. Honeymooners can enjoy Silverthorne any time of the year. In the summer, couples can picnic along the Blue River Trail or paddle board around Lake Dillon. Meanwhile, visitors can skate hand-in-hand at North Pond Park or snowshoe on Willow Creek during the cooler months. The backdrop of mountain ranges makes Colorado a romantic honeymoon destination for honeymooners and couples!

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