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Written by Guest Blogger Last updated: November 9, 2015
For many happy couples, the word ‘honeymoon’ is synonymous with visions of sipping a cocktail and lazing about on a remote paradise beach. As alluring as this image is, spending an entire honeymoon in this sedentary state is not as appealing to every couple. Continue to create lifetime memories after your big day as Health and Fitness Travel, the leading specialists in healthy honeymoons, share their best luxury activity honeymoons in the tropical Caribbean.
From rainforest hikes in St Lucia to scuba diving in Grenada, studies reveal that after participating in an activity together, couples report feeling more satisfied in their relationship and more in love with their partner. So, for a healthier start to your marriage; lace up those walking boots, dust-off that tennis racket and get those hearts racing even faster.
Escape to the secluded coastline of northern Jamaica for a healthy honeymoon that will keep you active both on land and water. Delve into the Caribbean blue on a scuba diving trip, explore the beautiful bays by kayak or opt for an adrenaline kick with windsurfing and water skiing.
Back on dry land, boost fitness with a game of beach volleyball and make the most of unlimited green fees at the nearby golf club. Rejuvenate with a choice of soothing treatments, including a four handed massage in the ocean, before experiencing a romantic candlelit dinner beneath the stars.
For couples with an active zest for adventure, whisk each other away to the island of St Lucia. From dramatic mountain ranges to palm fringed beaches, explore local jungle trails with an off-road cycling adventure, before cooling off in a volcanic swimming hole.
Take in the rainforest canopy as you experience the exhilaration of ziplining or challenge yourselves to hike the iconic landmark of Gros Piton, where you’ll be rewarded with breath-taking views. Recover together on this activity honeymoon at a luxury wellness retreat, as you enhance newlywed well-being with daily spa treatments.
Home to a world-famous wreck-diving site, delve into the turquoise waters of Grenada on an activity honeymoon perfect for water-loving couples. Become PADI certified divers and discover the rich array of majestic marine life on exhilarating wreck dives. For breath-taking reef dives, make a day trip to the protected marine park further north of the island.
Including a variety of non-motorised water sports, return to the surface and explore hidden coves together aboard catamarans, kayaks and paddle boards. Keep moving on this activity honeymoon with mountain biking, before unwinding with a yoga class or rejuvenating couples’ massage at the luxury spa.
Set upon the pristine white sands of Antigua’s south coast, tailor-make your dream healthy honeymoon from a choice of personalised activities at this wellness retreat. Active newlyweds can choose anything from 1-on-1 beach circuits and tennis lessons, to private yoga and healing reflexology.
With additional group activities on offer, discover more of this idyllic island with rainforest hikes and mountain biking. Put your tennis skills to the test with a game of round robins and enjoy time together with a range of water sports, including sailing, snorkelling and wake boarding.
Spend your activity honeymoon in the lap of luxury as you escape to the private Caribbean island of Parrot Cay. Offering daily Pilates and beach yoga, this tranquil wellness retreat is the perfect destination for newlyweds in search of an active yoga and Pilates honeymoon.
Together with vedic yogic philosophy group discussions, take your yoga practice to the next level as you explore this ancient life science. After starting your day with a morning yoga or Pilates session, take to the water with your loved one with tandem kayaking, catamaran sailing and stand-up paddle-boarding.
Step into married life fighting fit on an activity honeymoon at this all-inclusive health retreat, nestled upon Cariblue’s crescent shaped beach. Surrounded by unspoilt rainforests and natural waterfalls, this all-encompassing health and fitness retreat is an idyllic destination for an active fitness honeymoon.
Kick-start your day with a morning of Pilates together then discover the beautiful surroundings on a cardio-pumping bike ride through rainforest trails. Boost your fitness further as you keep active together with TRX-Suspension training, kettle bell classes and tennis lessons. Revive with daily spa treatments and arrive glowing for a romantic dinner in the beach front restaurant.
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About Health and Fitness Travel:
Health and Fitness Travel is a global luxury wellness travel company that originated in the UK in 2010 and is committed to providing healthy holidays that enhance and change lives. Created by Paul Joseph and Adam Heathcote as a result of their passion for health and fitness travel and offering bespoke holidays to improve people’s well-being to lead happier and healthier lives.
Health and Fitness Travel offers clients a tailor-made seamless service with the very best health and fitness holidays, handpicked by its expert team, together with exclusive and added value packages with the best deals. As leading specialists, Health and Fitness Travel has also created their own collection of trademark healthy holidays in various destinations which include Fusion Fitness™ BodyBreaks™ and Discover Recover™, offering clients the best value and holiday experience. For more information visit: www.healthandfitnesstravel.com