Best Honeymoon Destinations in the U.S., Caribbean and Mexico

For most couples, a honeymoon is a chance to visit a far-off destination and create memories that will last a lifetime. But doing that isn't always inexpensive. And if you've been planning a wedding on a budget, having funds left over to find the best honeymoon destinations can feel like a tall order.

Here are the best budget honeymoon destinations in the U.S.

If there's a single city in the U.S. that's almost synonymous with honeymoons, it's Las Vegas, Nevada. It features entertainment options to suit every taste.

1. Las Vega

Well known as one of the most romantic cities in the U.S., New Orleans, Louisiana, is a premier destination for an affordable honeymoon. Couples can enjoy the city's vibrant music scene while sampling world-famous Cajun cuisine.

2. New Orlean

New York City, New York is unlike any other city in the world. It's a global cultural capital with nearly limitless options for honeymooners. Honeymooners can start their day with a romantic carriage ride through Central Park, followed by a ferry ride over to see the Statue of Liberty.

3. New York

Like New York City, Los Angeles, California is a big city with a big personality. As the global film and television capital, it offers endless things for honeymooners to do.

4. Los Angeles

Over the past few decades, Austin, Texas has built a reputation as a center of music and the arts that rivals anything you'll find elsewhere in the U.S. It's the home of the annual South by Southwest (SXSW) arts festival and is a lively destination all year round.

5. Austin