Antigua & Barbuda: Your Ultimate Romantic Escape

Antigua and Barbuda

Jesson & Co / MNI Alive

Release Date

Friday, June 14, 2024


Welcome to Antigua and Barbuda, where love and adventure reign harmoniously with the warm ocean breezes and make the summer season a perfect time to visit. In Antigua and Barbuda, June is Romance Month - a time dedicated to celebrating love in one of the most beautiful destinations on earth. Whether you’re planning a honeymoon, a destination wedding, or simply a romantic getaway, Antigua and Barbuda offers a dazzling array of enchanting experiences to make your visit unforgettable. Discover tranquil escapes, thrilling activities and unique events that will add a magical touch to your lovely layaway. 

Long-lasting Memories

Romantic couple in Antigua & Barbuda

Even amid the summer cricket frenzy (it’s the country’s national sport!), lovers who choose Antigua and Barbuda as their destination can still find tranquil escapes for two. Soar above the island with heart-pumping Helicopter Tours and take in breathtaking views that will leave you and yours in awe. Take the plunge, and experience the thrill of swimming with gentle stingrays in the crystal–clear waters of Stingray City. Care to take the scenic route? Enjoy a fascinating hike through lush rainforests leading to the beach at Rendezvous Bay, a secluded paradise perfect for an unforgettable private getaway. Finally, for an impeccable ending to a perfect day, set sail on a Sunset Cruise at dusk, complete with tasty cocktails and panoramic ocean views. 

Pitch Perfect Love

Couple in Antigua

Circling back to batters and wickets, Antigua and Barbuda beckons all love-struck cricket enthusiasts to experience the joy of cricket in the heart of paradise during the ICC T20 Men’s World Cup 2024. From June 9th to 16th, couples can indulge in the ultimate cricket getaway, immersing themselves in the excitement of a seven-day stay in Antigua; the home of party cricket. With airport transfers and exclusive access to premium match tickets, couples will witness the action up close with unobstructed views of the entire field. This 5-star package offers the perfect blend of luxury accommodations (encompassing Club Level Suites and Poolside Rooms at Sandals Antigua resort) and captivating, world-class cricket matches. As Antigua and Barbuda rounds out its offering of 365 beaches with the launch of “Beach 366” at Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, couples can enjoy all the action from the exclusive vantage of this cricket hub - flourished with a few romantic touches for night games!

Beyond the excitement of professional matches, couples can participate in the vibrant local cricket culture by joining the pickup games held at various beaches and village cricket grounds across Antigua and Barbuda. From friendly matches on village greens to thrilling contests at iconic venues like the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, there are endless opportunities to witness the passion and energy of cricket firsthand.

Wedding Bliss and Adventure

romantic walk

Ready to get your destination wedding in the books? Consider the perfect venues and excursions that are sure to keep your guests entertained. From luxurious beachfront views at the Royalton Antigua to charming local venues for smaller gatherings such as the Villas At Sunset Lane, there’s a venue set to suit every style and preference. 

Treat your guests to a day of adventure with group excursions like delicious Boat Barbecues around Dickenson Bay, Fat Tire Electric Bike Tours at Redcliffe Quay or Scooter Snorkelling in the temperate waters of Galleon Beach. For those seeking to unwind, indulge in a spa day at Cocobay Resort Spa or enjoy a leisurely golf round at one of the island’s premier courses. Traipse across the water to Barbuda for a picture-perfect photoshoot on its famous pink sands or indulge in a little pampering at the Barbuda Belle’s spa.

Antigua and Barbuda is more than just a destination; it’s a place where love takes centre stage, and marvelous memories are made. Whether you’re seeking adventure, relaxation or a bit of both, this renowned island offers something special for every couple. Plan your romantic escape to Antigua and Barbuda today, and let the magic of this tropical haven sweep you off your feet. Ready to begin planning your getaway? Visit for more information. 

Flights and Accessibility

Antigua and Barbuda will remain eminently accessible from North America this summer, with consistent and convenient service from Air Canada on Saturdays and WestJet on Wednesdays and Sundays. With WestJet now operating midweek flights over the summer months for the first time, island romance is just a few hours away!

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