Where To Honeymoon In June

Find the best June honeymoon destinations with our round-up of the wonderful places you can visit!

Where to honeymoon in June | The Honeymoon Guide
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If you are planning a June wedding and getting straight on a plane afterward or thinking about an epic latermoon, there are so many wonderful options for a romantic June honeymoon!

No matter your honeymoon style or how much you’re going to spend, whether you want a road trip honeymoon, a tropical beach honeymoon, or a safari June honeymoon, we’ve got all the top destinations below, so you know where to honeymoon in June.

One word of warning: June coincides with school break/holidays in many regions, so we recommend booking early to get the best deals and availability for the top June honeymoon destinations.

Wondering where to honeymoon in June but also need to know about other months? Explore our handy weather page chart or discover a detailed breakdown of each month just like this one.

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Oceania / The South Pacific

Best June Honeymoon Destinations at a glance: Australia | French Polynesia | Fiji


If you’re wondering where to honeymoon in June, then look no further than the South Pacific and the paradise islands of Fiji or French Polynesia.

It’s the dry season. If Bora Bora has been on your honeymoon wishlist, then you’re in luck. With magical resorts like the Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora and Conrad Bora Bora Nui, you’ll be in overwater villa heaven!

You’ll be in honeymoon heaven, as these are some of the best honeymoon destinations in June.

If you want to dive deeper into planning a French Polynesia or Bora Bora honeymoon, check out our Ultimate French Polynesia Honeymoon Guide.

You may also compare the Maldives to Bora Bora, so we have a handy guide!

Fiji is full of stunning resorts and some even have magical overwater villas, too.


It’s a shoulder month for Australia, great for couples who may prefer to visit outside of the peak, extremely hot months.

It’s one of the best honeymoon destinations in June for a wonderful adventure.

Although it is winter in the southern part of Australia (around Adelaide & Sydney) you can find winter sports opportunities in the state of Victoria near Melbourne.

For sun lovers, you can expect beautiful, pleasant days in Queensland.

Australia is one of the best honeymoon destinations in June for a romantic road trip. Take the iconic route from Cairns to Brisbane.

There is a vast array of things to see and do, including the Great Barrier Reef, Fraser Island / K’gari, and the Sunshine Coast.

It’s also a great time to visit the Northern Territory. Experience Australia’s great expanses of the Red Centre and explore the sacred Uluru.

This extraordinary land is rich in indigenous culture and one of the planet’s unique areas.

Take one of the most romantic rail journeys in the world – the Ghan train from Adelaide to Darwin and explore Kakadu National Park.


It is the middle of winter in New Zealand. so if you’re wondering where to honeymoon in June, it may not be ideal for a warm sunny honeymoon road.

However, it is a good time for a winter sports June honeymoon around the adventure capital of the world, Queenstown.

aerial view of overwater villas in turquoise lagoon bora bora french polynesia honeymoon

Africa & Indian Ocean

Best June Honeymoon Destinations at a glance: Botswana | Namibia | Mozambique | Madagascar | Seychelles


If you’re wondering where to honeymoon in June, consider the great continent of Africa.

We’ve got the lowdown on the best honeymoon destinations in June. It’s an ideal time for wildlife spotting in some extraordinary spots.


It’s the middle of the dry season in Botswana when the Okavango Delta’s waters are high and the game viewing is at its best. Visit Chobe National Park.

Although the peak time for Victoria Falls is from March to May, June is still a wonderful month to see plenty of sprays.

This force of nature is one of our must-do’s if you’re visiting Southern Africa on a safari honeymoon. A true bucket list adventure and one of the best honeymoon destinations in June.


If you’re wondering where to honeymoon in June with a difference, consider a honeymoon road trip in Namibia with the Skeleton Coast, Etosha National Park and the Kalahari desert.

Namibia is perfect for couples seeking a unique honeymoon destination. Go stargazing in the Namib desert, skydiving in Swakopmund and marvel at the sand dunes in Sossusvlei.


While the most popular route for a honeymoon in South Africa is Cape Town and the Garden Route, June is cooler in these areas, with some rain expected.

Some couples still plan an itinerary at this time, as you can find excellent value and plenty of sunny days too.

The rest of the country is warm, and it’s a great time to visit Kruger National Park for an epic safari honeymoon.

You could also combine South Africa with the surrounding southern African countries, too. We love this tour by G Adventures from Namibia through Botswana to Victoria Falls.


Early June is not the best for Kenya and Tanzania as it’s the rainy season, but the rains are gone by late June as the high season begins for these wonderful African honeymoon destinations.

The wildebeest migration passes through the western Serengeti in June and it’s worth making an effort to see of the planet’s greatest wildlife spectacles.

Explore the Ngorongoro Crater or some of the lesser visited parks in southern Tanzania and northern Kenya.

Finish up in one of East Africa’s stunning beach locations like Tanzania’s Zanzibar or the more off-the-beaten-track locations like Kenya’s Lamu archipelago.

You’ll find powdery white sand beaches and impressive underwater marine life.

Wondering what the difference is between Kenya and Tanzania? You can read more about the contrasts between these East Africa icons.


It is also a great time for gorilla trekking in Uganda or Rwanda (which you can easily add to a Kenya / Tanzania itinerary).

This is a truly bucket list travel experience. Trekking through the jungle can be challenging, so we recommend doing this on a latermoon rather than immediately after your wedding.

It’s the dry season in off-the-beaten-track destinations like Madagascar and Mozambique – ideal for couples who really want something adventurous and different to the norm.

In North Africa, expect hot temperatures in Egypt and Morocco as summer is well underway. We’d recommend a different time of year for these destinations.


For beach lovers wondering where to honeymoon in June, the good news is that it’s also a fantastic month to visit another of the world’s great paradises, Seychelles.

You can find the most beautiful beaches in the world in this Indian Ocean jewel and it’s truly one of the best honeymoon destinations in June.

From the giant tortoises on Curieuse Island to leisurely bike rides on La Digue – it’s heaven.

Dive deeper and plan a stunning island hopping honeymoon with all the essential information you need about Seychelles honeymoon planning.

Air connections from Nairobi (with Kenya Airways) and Johannesburg (with Air Seychelles) mean you can add on to an epic safari trip to this tropical paradise.

Although Seychelles is a destination deserving of all your attention without adding another destination!


June is the beginning of winter in another Indian Ocean paradise, Mauritius. Temperatures are pleasant and rainfall is minimal.

We recommend sticking with the west coast resort areas which are less breezy. The Oberoi Beach Resort Mauritius and LUX* Le Morne are two of our favourite Mauritius honeymoon hotels.

If you’re looking for a beach destination that isn’t hot or too humid, then Mauritius is a lovely option – read everything you need to know about Mauritius honeymoon planning!

Mauritius is also an easy beach add on to Kenya, Tanzania or South Africa for a heavenly safari and beach honeymoon.


It is the rainy season in the Maldives. The honeymoon resorts are stunning and couples still travel there, however there is a risk of rain or adverse weather.

You can really be lucky with plenty of sunshine, too. It is rare to get extreme weather for long periods in the Maldives, but this cannot be guaranteed!

Find out everything you need to know about Maldives honeymoon planning or maybe an alternative destination might be worth checking out!

Need to compare these three delights? We’ve got you covered.

Seychelles Bay The Honeymoon Guide

South America

Best June Honeymoon Destinations at a glance: Australia | French Polynesia | Fiji


If South America is on your shortlist and you’re wondering where to honeymoon in June, you could consider Brazil, with balmy temperatures during the southern hemisphere winter.

It’s an ideal time to visit if you prefer to go outside of the more humid months. It is the end of the rainy season in the Amazon, which is a good time for wildlife spotting.

You could also include Bolivia in your South America honeymoon itinerary as it is a great time to visit.

For couples with a bit more time, you can tag it on between Peru and Argentina over the Uyuni Salt Flats. Perfect for couples wondering where to honeymoon in June and want something adventurous.

Although it is wintertime in Argentina, it’s mostly the southern part around Patagonia that is freezing, so you can visit the north of the country if you don’t mind cooler and mild weather.


Peru is one of the best honeymoon destinations in June, as it’s the dry season.

It’s a great time to navigate The Inca Trail (book early as permits are limited!) and to visit the Amazon and Lake Titicaca.

Consider the Belmond Andean Explorer train for a unique way to see the country in the lap of luxury! Get planning with our Peru guide.


Beautiful Ecuador is also a fantastic option with the Galapagos Islands accessible all year round. June is a great month to see whales and dolphins.

Although Tayrona National Natural Park closes for two weeks in June, Colombia usually has pleasant temperatures and so much to do, from the high altitude Andes cities like Bogota and Medellín to the beaches of the Caribbean and Pacific coasts.

You can even stay in a cool bubble dome room in the jungle.

aerial view of Machu Picchu Peru Honeymoon

North America, Central America & Caribbean

Best June Honeymoon Destinations at a glance: USA | Canada | Southern Caribbean


For couples wondering where to honeymoon in June, the good news is that it’s one of the best months to visit North America. Whether you’ve a few days or an entire month, there are many wonderful options.

Summer has arrived in Canada, and it’s at the beginning of the peak tourist season.

Explore highlights like Banff, Lake Louise, Jasper on a Rocky Mountain honeymoon road trip. Make time for Vancouver Island.

Vancouver is also a fantastic jump off point to take an Alaska Cruise. Take a trip to Niagara Falls from Toronto on the east coast of Canada and explore the French-speaking city of Montreal and Quebec.


One of the best honeymoon destinations in June, the USA‘s 50 states in this giant nation are waiting to be explored!

Take a road trip through California. Visit Alcatraz in San Francisco before hiring a car to explore Napa’s vineyards, Yosemite National Park, the Pacific Coast Highway highlights like Monterey, Big Sur and Santa Barbara.

Wish you lived that SoCal life in LALA Land aka Los Angeles and the beautiful beachside towns between Malibu and San Diego.

Hop over to Las Vegas via Palm Springs and Joshua Tree National Park. It is getting hot in Sin City but it is so much fun.

Stay in a luxury hotel. Take a helicopter ride over the Grand Canyon. Visit the Neon Museum. Shop until you drop and explore the delicious dining scene.

Party the days and nights away, but don’t lose too much on those slot machines. Discover more with our guide to a Las Vegas honeymoon.


Hawaii is one of the world’s top honeymoon destinations in June. With beaches, beautiful hikes and active volcanos, it’s easy to see why couples love this Polynesian paradise.

June is one of the best times to visit Hawaii. Discover why we love it so much with our definitive guide to Hawaii or dive deeper into the islands with our guide for Maui, guide for Kauai and our guide for Oahu!


With many incredible national parks and iconic cities throughout, there are endless combinations to suit every June honeymoon desire in the USA.

Take the iconic road trip along Route 66 or travel through the wilds of Wyoming and Montana, including Yellowstone National Park and Grand Teton National Park. Explore Arizona, Utah and New Mexico.

Don’t forget New York City, one of our favourites and a great stopover on the way to the Caribbean or other destinations in the region.


Although considered the start of hurricane season, which can affect the Caribbean and the coastal southern US states, June is a lower risk month, particularly in southern Caribbean destinations, so many couples still travel without issue.

The southern Caribbean islands like Aruba and Barbados are less affected by hurricanes.

Consider the fascinating island of Cuba – you’ll find history, beaches and unique culture. Dance the night away on the beach in Jamaica.

We love the Bahamas and the Dominican Republic for stunning beaches. Explore the paradise islands of Turks and Caicos or Antigua. We love the rainforest interior of Saint Lucia.

The all-inclusive hotels (like Secrets Resorts) and adventures on the Riviera Maya of Mexico is a hugely popular option.

Caribbean Cruises are also a good choice at this time of year. You may get the odd shower but plenty of sunshine and warm temperatures.


It is becoming wetter in Central America, as it’s around the second month of the rainy season, so we would probably recommend travelling at a different time of year.

However, you can still get lucky in destinations like Costa Rica and Belize before the heavier rains of later in the rainy season.

Costa Rica is one of our favourite destinations for an adventure honeymoon with some beautiful resorts and lodges.

Plus, it’s the ideal destination for couples who care about sustainable travel. Our ultimate blog on how to plan a honeymoon in Costa Rica will help you navigate choosing where and when to go.

Belize is home to the second biggest barrier reef in the world, including the famous Blue Hole. If you love snorkelling and diving, Belize is for you.

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Europe

Best June Honeymoon Destinations at a glance: the entire continent!


For couples wondering where to honeymoon in June, Europe is always one of our go-to June honeymoon recommendations.

Europe has many beautiful minimoon destinations, too.

Summer is coming into full swing, making the region one of the best honeymoon destinations in June to consider. If you can travel earlier in the month, you might avoid the peak crowds (although it will still be relatively busy!).

The continent of Europe is diverse, with so many of the best honeymoon destinations in June.

It has a well-connected flight and train network, meaning you could combine multiple countries into one incredible honeymoon itinerary.


Can’t decide between the heavenly Amalfi Coast and the iconic island of Santorini? Then do both! You can fly from Naples to Greece for an incredibly romantic honeymoon destination combination.

Love the idea of London and Paris, but want a Mediterranean beach too? Easy peasy, take a train or flight. You could go on the Eurostar and then take a quick hop to wonderful islands like Mallorca or Sardinia.


Go island hopping in Greece Island hopping is perfect for couples who don’t want to stay in one place for too long but still want a relaxing honeymoon getaway.

You could also fly and flop on islands like Crete and Corfu. Whether it’s the Cyclades Islands, the Saronic Islands, the Dodecanese island, the Sporades island or the Ionian islands, you will fall in love with beautiful Greece.

Already been to Greece? From beautiful cities like Dubrovnik and Split to islands like Hvar, Brač, and Korčula, Croatia is a gem waiting to be explored and a lovely alternative for an island hopping honeymoon.


Take a food tour of Italy. The hardest part of planning an Italy honeymoon itinerary is choosing which region.

Will it be Lake Como, Lake Garda, Tuscany or Puglia? While cities like Rome, beautiful Florence and Venice can get crowded during the summer, there is a reason. The architecture, the museums, the restaurants – are unparalleled and worth it.


Party lovers can choose to dance the nights away in magical Mykonos with it’s stunning honeymoon hotels or iconic Ibiza.

Explore the towns and cities of the Iberian peninsula. We love Madrid and Seville in Spain. Porto and Lisbon in Portugal are wonderful, too. Portugal is an underrated Europe honeymoon destination.

Explore the ancient ruins and beaches in Turkey.

Take a Mediterranean cruise with stops in the south of France, Italy and Greece. This is a wonderful way to get a taste of Europe’s highlights.

Get off the beaten track in Slovenia or Montenegro. The picturesque architecture and uniqueness are ideal for couples who are looking for a unique European honeymoon getaway. Consider up-and-coming Albania, one of the most affordable destinations in Europe.


Consider a honeymoon road trip in Iceland for endless daylight.

Tavel through the historic towns of England, Wales & Scotland. Cornwall is beautiful at this time of year.

Hire a car and explore Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way. From the beaches of Donegal, the wilds of Connemara, the magnificent Cliffs of Moher, to the stunning scenery of Kerry – Ireland is magic.

A country hop across Scandinavia is truly something different. Discover the picturesque towns and cities like the Baltic capitals of Denmark, Sweden and Finland.

Visit scenic areas like Norway’s incredible fjords – a cruise is a great way to see this region.

Take a tour through the history of Europe in Germany and Austria, explore the charming architecture, magnificent mountain regions and historic cities. We love the grand buildings of Vienna and the pretty castles of Bavaria.

Visit Eastern European cities like Budapest or Krakow. Maybe book an inter-rail pass. Visit museums, explore multiple cuisines, while away the days in grand parks, and stroll down the wide boulevards.

Ponte Vecchio bridge under a blue sky Florence Italy

Asia & Middle East

Best June Honeymoon Destinations at a glance: Indonesia & Bali


It is the start of the monsoon in much of Asia, which brings rain and humid weather. However, it’s not all bad news if you were wondering where to honeymoon in June!

It’s actually a great month for Indonesia. Bali is one of the best honeymoon destinations in June in the world. Not only is it desirable, but it’s very affordable, too!

Book into a luxury hotel with a private pool, start the day with a floating breakfast, the party the days away at a cool beach club, explore the jungle surrounds of Ubud and hop to the Gili Islands.

Discover all the essential ingredients for the perfect Bali honeymoon itinerary!

We recommend considering other areas of Indonesia to scratch the surface of this extraordinary archipelagic nation.

Consider Java or Flores as an add-on to your epic honeymoon itinerary. See Komodo Dragons and visit Pink Beach.

Singapore is also great for a city honeymoon add-on.


If you decide to brave the rainy season in destinations like Thailand, stick to the east coast islands where there is less rain. Discover more with our Ultimate Thailand Honeymoon Guide.

Wondering about the difference between Bali and Thailand, we’ve got everything you need to know about these SE Asia icons.


Japan is warming up, and although it’s not as hot and wet as July and August, there are better months to travel. Find out more with our Ultimate Japan Honeymoon Guide.

In Malaysia, Nepal, China, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam, The Philippines and Bhutan – you could get lucky and see sunny dry days too. Just take heed of the warning about it being the rainy season to manage your expectations!

It is hot and rainy in India and Sri Lanka. Although, you could stick to the east coast beaches of Sri Lanka but in many of the country’s highlights you will see some rain.


If you’re accustomed to hot temperatures, you might be able to cope with the heat in destinations like United Arab Emirates and Oman.

For most couples, we would recommend choosing a different time of year to explore these desert nations.

However, Dubai is a major airport hub and there are a lot of things to do in the city, even when it’s scorching hot, so we’d still recommend considering it for a stopover for a couple of nights, if you’re passing through. They’re very good at air con and there are some incredible hotels!

Go skiing in the mall, visit one of the many museums and shop until you drop. Find out why we love this city for a honeymoon stopover with our Ultimate Dubai Honeymoon Guide.


Jordan and inland Turkey little cooler than the Gulf states, but will still be getting pretty hot at this time of year.

If you don’t mind the warmer temperatures, you can explore iconic sights like Ephesus and Petra. Turkey has plenty of beaches areas that are worth considering in June, too.

Nusa Penida Bali Honeymoon in Indonesia

Where To Honeymoon In June Summary

In conclusion, the following is a list of where to honeymoon in June:

Thanks for reading our ‘Where to honeymoon in June’ article. Are you planning a honeymoon in June? Let us know in the comments which June honeymoon destinations are on your shortlist!

We endeavour to provide accurate climate information about where to honeymoon in June. However, as the weather around the world becomes more erratic and unpredictable because of the climate catastrophe, The Honeymoon Guide is not responsible for disappointment regarding your trip because of adverse weather.

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