Deciding where to have your honeymoon can be tough – especially with so many options near and far. Should you choose locally, interstate or travel abroad? Sometimes travelling abroad simply isn’t worth it, with travel time and jetlag cutting into your holiday time. With so many beautiful places in Victoria, you may as well make the most of the short time you both have off work to enjoy your honeymoon, without the fuss of travelling a huge distance. Here’s a few options to explore for honeymooning in Victoria.
Located a 90-minute drive from Melbourne in Victoria’s Spa Country, arty Daylesford is home to an array of galleries, pubs, quaint cafes and restaurants. If you’re feeling especially adventurous, you can go glamping in a luxurious tepee. Nearby Hepburn Springs has several indulgent day spas to visit, so you’ll definitely have a relaxing time when you yourself to a trip to Daylesford.
If you’re an active, outdoorsy couple, Wilsons Promontory, or “The Prom” is a great choice. With plenty of hiking trails, birdwatching and other wildlife spotting opportunities, beach views and spectacular landscapes, there’s so much to see and do in this incredible pocket of eastern Victoria.
Another wonderful place for the outdoors inclined, the Grampians offer pinnacle hikes, waterfalls, forests, incredible views and tranquil vibes. If you like wildlife, there is an abundance around the area to observe, and as you’re driving back towards Melbourne you can go along the scenic Great Ocean Road.
Sorrento or Queenscliff
Situated on the Mornington Peninsula, Sorrento is historically a popular holiday destination for the elite, and offers beautiful translucent water and quaint wooden jetty, delicious seafood dinners and a charming feel. Queenscliff is equally as gorgeous and historical, with a number of museums to peruse. You could even take the ferry between the two.
Another seaside gem, Lorne offers the Great Otway National Park, and surfing lessons on the beach if you’re up to them. A diverse array of activities to discover!
Have your honeymoon among the towering Mountain Ash trees and ancient ferns. Rent a quaint B&B and spend your time wandering the many gardens that the area has to offer.
Before you choose the honeymoon location, first you must choose the reception venue. At Vogue Ballroom, we offer a range of wedding packages to help organise the big day and make sure it’s the best it can be.