So you’ve just said “I DO” to marriage and now you are wondering where to find a honeymoon destination that will live up to your expectation? Well, Indian Ocean islands offer exotic honeymoon destinations for honeymooners. From the glistering turquoise azure water, palm trees to powder soft sand beaches, Indian Ocean islands provides some of the most idyllic honeymoon destinations in the world.

The most appealing aspect of the Indian Ocean Islands as honeymoon destinations is the weather. The Islands provide year-round sun making them a perfect alternative to cold weathers such as winter. However, with the numerous islands, each with different experience, so you need to choose the right one you will live up to expectations. We have put up a list of the hottest honeymoon destinations in the Indian Ocean. Check out this list:


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Mauritius is probably one of the most popular luxury honeymoon destinations in the world. The single islands enjoy a unique culture greatly influenced by the Chinese, African and French and some of the world’s most beautiful beaches. Like the rest of Indian Ocean Islands, Mauritius provides year-round sun, and thus you can pick as you honeymoon destination year round. There are plenty of activities such as biking and climbing amongst many other adventures. Mauritius is crafted for high-end tourism judging from the numerous world class 4 star and 5-star hotels lining its coastline.


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The beauty of this magical archipelago had made early travels believe that it was the original Garden of Eden. With its 115 islands, Seychelles is filled with unique dazzling beauty making it one of the top holiday and honeymoon destinations. The scenic landscape including the lush mountains makes the ultimate archipelago destination for adventure enthusiasts. It has exotic countless white sand beaches extending in almost all the islands making it perfect for lovebirds to enjoy a range of beach activities. However, not all islands will give you utmost pleasure. Mahe, La Digue, and Praslin are some of the best and most popular honeymoon destinations. It is here that you will find some of the world-class hotels and also enjoy an incredible shopping experience. This is a honeymoon experience that will live up to your expectations.


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The archipelago is a paradise on earth and a unique gem sitting somewhere in the Indian Ocean. What makes Maldives unique is its 1190 tiny islands that offer honeymooners incredible experienced filled with lifetime memories. Of these small islands, 200 are inhibited more than a hundred of them are resort islands. With tourism being the primary economic activity for the Maldives, this is the ultimate honeymoon destination. You will love the numerous white beaches stretching the across the coastlines if these islands. There are countless world-class resorts spread across the islands where honeymooners can enjoy underwater nightclubs, floating restaurants and fabulous spas amongst other activities fun activities.


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Mombasa is one of the most popular honeymoon destinations in the Eastern African Coastline of Kenya. The Island which hosts the historical city of Mombasa which is greatly influenced by the Portuguese, Arabs and Swahili cultures. It is located along the East African coast makes the perfect place to rewind after a game safari in some of the prestigious game in the Kenya and Tanzania. So if you are looking to combine your honeymoon game safari with a beach experience, then Mombasa is the ideal destination. You will love the beautiful beaches such as Diani beach which among the top rated beaches in the world. Just like rest of the Indian Ocean coast, Mombasa provides year-round sun.

Sri Lanka

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Sri Lanka receives millions of tourists every year with a vast number of them being love birds going for honeymoon. Located in the south of the Indian Ocean, the island boasts of some of the best white powder sand beaches in the world. Also, the islands boast of the tropical climate that supports spectacular landscape and a warm environment year round. There are numerous activities for an exceptional honeymoon experience.

The Bottom line

These five fantastic island locales offer a different balance of exclusivity, diversity, and activities. With their pristine setting, deep turquoise azure waters, year-round sunshine, scenic landscapes, a range of activities and painstaking attention to detail, the islands have everything you need for an exceptional honeymoon experience. Therefore, if you are looking for a honeymoon destination that will live up to your expectation, any of these islands will be an experience filled with lifetime memories.