Top Five Romantic Destinations in the United States
Updated: Sep 7
There are so many great places throughout the country to get away with your loved one. Just about every city can boast several locations that will delight your special someone during your romantic getaway. But only a few places can truly be deemed as romantic overall.
Here are the top five romantic destinations in the U.S.:
Napa Valley, California – With gently rolling hills, expansive vineyards with endless rows of grapes, Northern California’s Napa Valley has so many opportunities for world-class wine tasting. Not a wine lover? Not to worry! Peppered throughout the region are top-notch hotels and resorts, offering many romantic amenities such as spa pampering and chic gourmet dining. Simply taking a drive through the countryside and taking in the stellar scenery makes for a savory afternoon. And with San Francisco just a short drive to the south, you can’t get much better than this for a romantic getaway. For more information about Napa Valley, visit https://www.napavalley.com/.
Savannah, Georgia – The South has a unique historical charm. When one thinks of the South, sprawling plantations with large historic homes come to mind. There is so much rich history and gorgeous scenery. That coupled with the laid-back Southern hospitality make for a romantic vacation unlike any other. Walk down Savannah’s streets with Spanish moss hanging over the sidewalks. The best place for shopping, dining and nightlife is River Street. Savannah is very near the ocean, with plenty of lazy beaches to get your tan on. For more information about Savannah, visit https://www.visitsavannah.com/.
Seattle, Washington – This cosmopolitan city has something for every type of couple: outdoor activities, bustling nightlife, a foodie’s paradise, and a world-class market. Seattle is chock full of city parks, and several of them are along the waterfront. West Seattle is an up-and-coming part of town with art galleries, charming eateries and great shopping. And who can forget the Space Needle and Pike Place Market? As the country’s longest-running market, you can easily spend a full day here sampling everything. For more information about Seattle, visit https://www.visitseattle.org/.
Bar Harbor, Maine – With its waterfront resorts along craggy coastlines, seaward vistas and seafood restaurants galore, Maine is romance personified. Choose to stay in a bed & breakfast, a cottage or a luxury resort with spa services. Either way you will treat your partner to an unforgettably romantic vacation. Acadia National Park will provide romantic seaside trail hiking among pine-fringed trails. Cadillac Mountain is the highest peak on the Eastern Seaboard, offering a killer sunrise and the perfect place to pop the question, if you dare! For more information about Bar Harbor, visit http://www.barharbormaine.gov/.
Sedona, Arizona – The towering red-rocked landscape alone will knock your socks off, and your partner will be impressed. Hike among the sandstone buttes and be awed at the miles of colorful landscape. There are more than 100 hiking trails to choose from around Sedona. After a morning of hiking, book a couples’ massage at one of the many world-renowned spas, while sipping a glass of wine. Sedona is a small town brimming with local artists who make it their life’s work to give you inspired creations that are as historic as they are romantic. For more information about Sedona, visit https://visitsedona.com/.
So, grab your significant other and high-tail it to one or more of these romantic destinations. What better way to become closer to each other than in an exciting new destination? Better yet, make it a surprise – it will only add to the mystery and romance. Any of these romantic spots will create fond memories that will last.
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