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Unforgettable International Getaways for Your Anniversary

Use our guide to find some of the best destinations in the world for your next anniversary. Take a trip to beautiful beaches & stay in a luxury hotel.

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If you’re ready to plan an unforgettable international anniversary trip, we’re here to help! Whether you’re an adventure-seeking couple with a love of adrenaline or prefer a quiet, secluded spot to unwind together, we’ve found a variety of beautiful places to suit your style! From tropical destinations with a beautiful beach focus to bustling cities and rolling plains – there is a place here for everyone to love.

Best Wedding Anniversary Destinations

Where Would You Like to Travel Together? A stunning national park or nature inspired haven? Or perhaps a destination with luxury hotels, swimming pools, spa treatments, and more. Below are some travel destinations known for their incredible views and wide range of activities.

1. Amalfi Coast, Italy

Known for its dramatic seaside cliffs and colorful fishing villages sprinkling the shorelines, this area attracts visitors from all over the world. With a warm and relaxing energy that feels straight off of a postcard, it’s easy to see why couples would love a Italy vacation here.

Where to Eat: Agricola Fore Porta

Agricola Fore Porta is a picturesque winery nestled amidst the stunning landscapes of the Amalfi Coast, renowned for its exquisite wines crafted with passion and tradition. With sweeping views of the Mediterranean Sea and lush vineyards, it offers a serene escape for wine enthusiasts seeking both beauty and exceptional flavors.

Where to Stay: Santa Caterina Hotel

This hotel stands as an elegant retreat on the Amalfi Coast, exuding timeless charm and luxury with its cliffside location and breathtaking views. With its rich history dating back to the early 20th century, guests are welcomed into a world of Italian hospitality and sophistication amidst lush gardens and opulent interiors.

What to See: Grotta Dello Smeraldo (Emerald Cave)

Exploring the Emerald Cave along the Amalfi Coast is a mesmerizing journey into a subterranean world. Visitors are enchanted by the beauty of this sea cave, where the vibrant colors of the water and the captivating formations of stalactites and stalagmites create an otherworldly experience.

Amalfi Coast, Italy
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2. Bali, Indonesia

When thinking of exotic and romantic places, Bali is top of mind for many! It makes sense, as this unique province of Indonesia is rated one of the top places to visit in the world by countless travel sites. Offering up stunning natural beauty, rich culture, and a tropical warm climate year-round, many come to this stunning oasis for a bit of relaxed quiet time.

Where to Eat: Warung Babi Guling Pak Malen

This eatery in Bali is a renowned gem where visitors indulge in Balinese-style roast pork, known as babi guling, served with fragrant rice, crispy crackling, and flavorful spices. With its authentic atmosphere and mouth watering dishes, it offers a taste of local tradition and a delightful culinary adventure for tourists exploring the vibrant food scene of Bali.

Where to Stay: Kamar Kamar Boutique Hotel

Kamar Kamar Boutique Hotel in Bali offers a luxurious and intimate retreat for travelers seeking tranquility amidst the bustling energy of Seminyak. With its stylish suites, lush tropical gardens, and personalized service, it provides a serene haven where guests can unwind and immerse themselves in the beauty of Bali.

What to See: Mount Batur

Embark on this exhilarating adventure that rewards hikers with panoramic views of the surrounding landscapes and the stunning sunrise over the island. As one of Bali's active volcanoes, Mount Batur offers a challenging yet memorable trekking experience for outdoor enthusiasts seeking both natural beauty and adrenaline-pumping activities.

Bali, Indonesia
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3. Tokyo, Japan

While Tokyo isn’t always top of mind for a romantic getaway, this incredible cultural hub offers countless unique experiences for couples to enjoy together and is only a quick train ride from various natural wonders such as Mount Fuji or traditional Onsen. Take in exquisite culinary delights in the city center or ride to the nearby city of Kamakura to explore beautiful shrines and temples. There is no shortage of adventure to be found in this area of Japan.

Where to Eat: Tamawarai

Tamawarai is a celebrated restaurant known for its exquisite kaiseki cuisine, meticulously prepared using the finest seasonal ingredients and presented with artistic flair. With its serene ambiance and impeccable service, it offers diners a sensory journey through the flavors and traditions of Japan.

Where to Stay: Toggle Hotel Suidobashi

Toggle Hotel Suidobashi in Tokyo is a contemporary boutique hotel that blends minimalist design with modern amenities, providing guests with a stylish and comfortable stay in the heart of the city. With its convenient location near attractions like the Tokyo Dome and Akihabara, it offers travelers a convenient base to explore the vibrant energy and culture of Tokyo.

What to See: Hakone and Mt. Fuji Tour

Immerse yourself in the breathtaking scenery of Japan's iconic landscapes. From the serene waters of Lake Ashi to the majestic views of Mt. Fuji, take tours that offer an unforgettable experience of nature's beauty and cultural richness just a short distance from Tokyo.

Tokyo, Japan
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4. Tromsø, Norway

Tromsø Norway sits atop many people’s bucket lists, as it is one of the northernmost cities in the world and a great place to view one of the most stunning natural wonders – The Northern Lights. The coastal city known for its old wooden houses sits above the arctic circle and hosts many festivals in the summer months that attract visitors from all over the world.

Where to Eat: Fiskekompaniet

This renowned seafood restaurant offers a delectable array of fresh catches from the Arctic waters, expertly prepared to highlight the flavors of the region. With its cozy ambiance and waterfront location, diners can savor the taste of the sea while enjoying panoramic views of the stunning Norwegian landscape.

Where to Stay: Scandic Ishavshotel

Scandic Ishavshotel stands as an iconic waterfront hotel with modern Scandinavian design, offering guests unparalleled views of the Arctic Ocean and surrounding mountains.

What to See: Northern Lights

Seeing the northern lights in Norway is a spellbinding experience, where vibrant hues dance across the dark Arctic sky in a mesmerizing display.

Northern Lights in Tromsø, Norway
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5. Gordes, France

This hilltop village is known as one of the most beautiful in France and would make for a perfectly quiet and cozy getaway for a couple looking for a relaxed anniversary atmosphere. Having been enjoyed by many influential artists in the past and currently hosting summertime arts events and festivals, this village has many rich cultural activities and sites to offer those who visit.

Where to Eat: Clover Gordes

Diners here can indulge in Chef Jean-François Piège's innovative cuisine, showcasing the finest local ingredients with a contemporary twist. With its charming Provencal setting and Michelin-starred gastronomy, Clover Gordes offers a memorable dining experience that combines tradition and creativity in the heart of the Luberon region.

Where to Stay: Les Bories & Spa

Les Bories & Spa is a luxurious retreat offering guests an oasis of tranquility and indulgence from the moment they step on property. With elegant accommodations and rejuvenating spa treatments such as a couples massage, guests simply won’t want to leave!

What to See: Gordes Castle

Perched atop a rugged hill, Gordes Castle is a historic landmark offering panoramic views of the surrounding Luberon Valley. With its ancient stone walls and commanding presence, the castle stands as a testament to the rich heritage and architectural splendor of the region.

Gordes, France
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6. Cotswolds, England

This stunning picturesque village area has been designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, meaning there is great consideration taken to its conservation. The bedrock of limestone and grasslands, accompanied by villages made of mostly stone and rolling hills make up a stunning setting perfect for those in search of a quiet and romantic getaway. The area looks straight out of a storybook!

Where to Eat: Lumiere, Cheltenham

This charming restaurant is renowned for its inventive cuisine crafted with locally sourced ingredients. Offering elegant ambiance and a strong commitment to excellence, Lumiere offers diners a memorable gastronomic experience in the heart of the Cotswolds.

Where to Stay: Lucknam Park Hotel & Spa

Lucknam Park Hotel & Spa is a luxurious country estate where guests can unwind amidst 500 acres of breathtaking parkland and gardens. With its opulent accommodations, Michelin-starred dining, and world-class spa facilities, Lucknam Park Hotel & Spa is for those couples seeking true luxury on their anniversary getaway!

What to See: Broadway Village Area

You’ll feel like you’re stepping into a cozy film while exploring the Broadway Village Area, thanks to its picturesque streets lined with honey-colored limestone buildings, charming shops, and quaint tearooms. With its timeless beauty and idyllic atmosphere, Broadway Village offers a quintessential Cotswolds experience.

Cotswolds, England
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7. Edinburgh, Scotland

Stunning architecture and medieval energy encompass Edinburgh, Scotland. Those seeking adventure would fare well here, enjoying activities such as Edinburgh Castle, Galleries, Ghost Tours, and hiking Arthur’s Seat for a stunning view of the sunrise. Rent a car and venture out of the city to take in the jaw-dropping views of the Scottish Highlands and Loch Ness!

Where to Eat: Timberyard

With its rustic-chic ambiance and commitment to sustainability, Timberyard offers a dining experience that celebrates Scotland's vibrant food culture and culinary creativity.

Where to Stay: The Scotsman Hotel

Nestled in the heart of the city, The Scotsman offers guests a sophisticated retreat amidst Edinburgh's rich cultural heritage and vibrant urban atmosphere. Plus, guests can enjoy views of Edinburgh Castle, The Scott Monument, Calton Hill and more!

What to See: The Highlands

Hop in the car and enjoy a scenic drive through The Scottish Highlands. This breathtaking journey will take you through rugged landscapes, rolling hills, and shimmering lochs. You can even visit Loch Ness and look out for Nessie! With every twist and turn, travelers are immersed in the untamed beauty of Scotland's wild terrain.

Edinburgh, Scotland
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8. Santorini, Greece

Most of us have seen surreal photos of the whitewashed houses on the hillside of Santorini, but nothing prepares you for the feeling of seeing it in person. Swim in the crystal blue waters or explore the local towns for mouthwatering cuisine. You won’t want to leave once you arrive here!

Where to Eat: Tzanakis

Tzanakis is a charming taverna known for its delectable Greek cuisine and stunning views of the caldera. With a small and cozy atmosphere, you’ll feel right at home.

Where to Stay: City Break

Located within walking distance of the Museum of Prehistoric Thera and the Central Bus Station, this lodging option is great for those looking to get out and sightsee. Quaint and cozy with the signature essence of Santorini, couples have rated this spot 9.5/10!

What to See: Explore the city of Firá

Wander through narrow cobblestone streets lined with vibrant bougainvillea, charming shops, and traditional tavernas. Take in breathtaking views of the caldera while embracing the bustling atmosphere that Fira offers.

Santorini, Greece
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9. Florence, Italy

Most of us have seen surreal photos of the whitewashed houses on the hillside of Santorini, but nothing prepares you for the feeling of seeing it in person. Swim in the crystal blue waters or explore the local towns for mouthwatering cuisine. You won’t want to leave once you arrive here!

Where to Eat: Casa Del Vin Santo

Casa Del Vin Santo in Florence is a hub for mouthwatering pasta dishes and perfectly cooked meats paired with bold Tuscan wine. With its cozy ambiance and knowledgeable staff, Casa Del Vin Santo provides a charming setting for wine enthusiasts to savor the essence of Italy's winemaking traditions while enjoying a delicious meal that they’ll remember long after leaving.

Where to Stay: Central Airbnb

Couples visiting Florence may find that an Airbnb is preferable, as there are various comfortable and well furnished spots just steps from main sites such as the Duomo and The Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.

What to See: Florence Accademia Gallery

This gallery houses one of the world's most iconic sculptures, Michelangelo's David, captivating visitors with its remarkable craftsmanship and beauty. Beyond the awe-inspiring David, the gallery also showcases a collection of Renaissance masterpieces, offering a profound insight into the artistic legacy of Florence.

florence italy duomo

10. Engelberg, Switzerland

Most of us have seen surreal photos of the whitewashed houses on the hillside of Santorini, but nothing prepares you for the feeling of seeing it in person. Swim in the crystal blue waters or explore the local towns for mouthwatering cuisine. You won’t want to leave once you arrive here!

Where to Eat: Ski Lodge Engelberg

Enjoy hearty Swiss dishes served in a cozy alpine atmosphere. From traditional fondue to mouthwatering raclette, guests can indulge in delicious comfort food after a day on the slopes, making it the perfect après-ski retreat.

Where to Stay: Ski Lodge Engelberg

Not only do we recommend dining here, but a stay at Ski Lodge Engelberg offers guests cozy, rustic-chic accommodations and warm hospitality. With its convenient location near the ski lifts and stunning mountain views, Ski Lodge Engelberg provides the perfect retreat for snow enthusiasts seeking both comfort and adventure in the Swiss Alps.

What to See: Mount Titlis Cliff Walk

This thrilling experience offers visitors the chance to walk along Europe's highest suspension bridge. With panoramic views of glaciers and peaks, this adrenaline-inducing attraction provides an unforgettable adventure for those seeking an exhilarating mountain experience.

flowers in front of mount titlis in Switzerland

11. Venice, Italy

Most of us have seen surreal photos of the whitewashed houses on the hillside of Santorini, but nothing prepares you for the feeling of seeing it in person. Swim in the crystal blue waters or explore the local towns for mouthwatering cuisine. You won’t want to leave once you arrive here!

Where to Eat: Osteria Santa Marina
Enjoy traditional Venetian cuisine elevated with a modern twist. With its intimate atmosphere and canal-side location in the historic Castello district, Osteria Santa Marina offers a memorable dining experience that’s one of a kind!

Where to Stay: Ca’di Dio

Nestled within a beautifully restored 16th-century palazzo overlooking the Grand Canal, this luxury hotel serves up elegant accommodations, impeccable service, and a prime location for travelers, near St. Mark's Square.

What to See: Doge’s Palace & St. Mark’s Basilica

Journey through the city's rich history and artistic splendor! From the opulent interiors of the Doge's Palace, once the seat of Venetian power, to the Byzantine grandeur of St. Mark's Basilica, adorned with intricate mosaics and treasures, this iconic duo offers a glimpse into Venice's cultural legacy.

a canal in venice italy

12. Lake Como, Italy

Most of us have seen surreal photos of the whitewashed houses on the hillside of Santorini, but nothing prepares you for the feeling of seeing it in person. Swim in the crystal blue waters or explore the local towns for mouthwatering cuisine. You won’t want to leave once you arrive here!

Where to Eat: Trattoria del Porto - Careno

Serving up dishes featuring fresh, locally sourced ingredients, paired with delicious wine, guests can indulge in traditional Italian flavors while soaking in the beauty of Lake Como's tranquil waters. Nothing will beat this view!

Where to Stay: Hotel Metropole Suisse

Located in the heart of Como, Hotel Metropole Suisse provides the perfect base for exploring the enchanting beauty of the region. Paired with panoramic views of the lake and surrounding mountains, a stay here will set the scene for a relaxing vacation.

What to See: Wooden Boat Tour of the Lake

Treat yourself to a classic Lake Como activity and embark on a wooden boat tour of the lake. Take in the lush greenery and charming villages that dot the shoreline. With the majestic Alps as a backdrop, visitors can soak in the tranquil atmosphere while admiring elegant villas, lush gardens, and historic landmarks from the crystal-clear waters of the lake.

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