6 Crazy Cool Adventure Trips for You and Your Boo
For adventurous couples, there’s nothing better than bonding over a scenic national park hike, kayaking in crystal clear water, camping at one of the most popular destinations or getting your namaste on together in a gorgeous setting. Outdoorsy duos, you’re in luck — there are more options for active travel than ever before. Read on for six of our top picks for couples who love to combine outdoor activities and relaxation.
This nine-day intermediate-level cycling trip is perfect for biking and beer enthusiasts alike, since it combines a tour through Luxembourg, Belgium and the Netherlands with brewery visits and tastings. It’s truly one of the most unusual trips we’ve ever seen, and breaking up the biking with some of the best beers in the world sounds like the perfect way to unwind. (Photo via Ciclismo Classico)
4. Havasu Falls Guided Backpacking, Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona: Some of the world’s most beautiful bits of nature are preserved in national parks, and the Grand Canyon’s Havasu Falls are no exception. Hikers from around the world come to visit the blue-green waterfalls and trek up the park’s mountains for the best possible views. Because the falls are located on the Havasupai Indian Reservation, a permit to visit is required, making a guided tour the best option for those who want to see them. On this three- or four-day trip, you can expect a whole lot of hiking, as well as ample time for relaxation and exploration of the canyon.
When it comes to the great outdoors, REI really knows their stuff, so going on a trip organized by them is a total no-brainer. This nine-day vacay gives the best of both worlds for urban and outdoors lovers: It starts off with a tour of the city of Chiang Mai, then takes you and your boo on a hiking, biking and kayaking trip through the jungle. (Photo via REI)
6. Active Adventures Essence of South Island, New Zealand: This incredible eight-day trip will have you and your S.O. hiking, biking and kayaking through the drop-dead-gorgeous Milford Sound. New Zealand is known for its untouched wilderness, providing an amazing backdrop for a vacation that’s both romantic and heart-pumping. (Photo via Getty)