top of page
  • Writer's pictureessie brands

The Ultimate Honeymoon Planning Timeline

Planning the trip of a lifetime can be a bit overwhelming –and that’s why we’ve created this handy honeymoon planning timeline just for you! You’re welcome. 😉

The Ultimate Honeymoon Planning Timeline

10+ Months Before Honeymoon: Your Budget & Wishlist

Decide what the two of you can afford and nail down a honeymoon budget range so you can narrow down your options. You’ll also want to determine the type of honeymoon you’re looking for –whether it’s tropical and relaxing or active and adventurous. We also suggest selecting your top three destinations and determining places that are definitely out.

9 Months Before Honeymoon: Contact a Travel Pro

As mentioned in our “Tips for Planning a Honeymoon” blog, definitely use a honeymoon expert (that’s us!) to help you do the planning. We’ve been to a majority of fabulous properties ourselves and can provide you with numerous suggestions at the very best prices.

6 Months Before the Honeymoon: Travel Documents

Make sure your passport or visa is up-to-date, as well as any medical paperwork you might need. You’ll also want to make sure you get vaccinated depending on the country you’re visiting.

3 Months Before the Honeymoon: Activities

Now would be a great time to start planning your honeymoon itinerary! This includes everything from activities and excursions, to spa and restaurant reservations, tour bookings, transportation, and more. The best part? We’ll help you with all of that!

2 Months Before the Honeymoon: Shopping

Plan on getting a little shopping out of the way so you don’t have to run around looking for a new bathing suit come wedding time. This also includes any travel gear you’ll need like a duffle bag or suitcases or even electronics like a new set of headphones for your flight.

2 Weeks Before the Honeymoon: Final Checks

It’s getting down to the wire! Make sure you have all your paperwork, travel documents, and airfare in order. We also suggest making copies of your passport, exchanging your currency and begin packing so you’re not scrambling at the last-minute.

Day Before the Honeymoon: Ready to Go!

Yes! The honeymoon is finally here! The day before, you’ll need to check in for your flights, print your boarding passes, and make sure your carry-on has anything important in there like medication, your passport, and valuables.

Well, there you have it –the ultimate honeymoon planning timeline! To start planning yours today, click here to connect with a honeymoon travel pro. Happy honeymooning!

72 views0 comments


bottom of page