It may not spring to mind when you think of ‘honeymoon destination’ or ‘romantic retreat’, but Austria is truly a fairytale land full of warming firesides, sweeping alpine forests, clear blue lakes and breathtaking mountains. Scattered with secluded log cabins and enchanting mountain paths, this is the perfect escape for any couple looking forward to getting away from the hectic whirlwind of their wedding and into a tranquil alpine paradise.
Whether you want to just relax by a crystal clear lake, or take a hike up into the Alps, there are a plethora of activities for couples on their honeymoon in Austria. If you’re looking for adventure and excitement, you can paraglide from the tall peaks or take a thrilling trip down the mountain rapids. Austria’s towns are also oozing with culture and romance; Salzburg is exceptionally elegant, filled with beautiful gardens and a range of music and art museums. Vienna is visually stunning, with gothic architecture and some great shopping, it makes a fantastic day out and is certainly worth a visit. There are a number of tour operators who will tailor a honeymoon in Austria for you so that you can do everything you want to do during your stay.