Itching to go on a romantic weekend escape with your sweetie? VroomVroomVroom has compiled a list of the best getaways for couples in the United States. From the pristine beaches and lush forests in Maui to stunning sunset celebration at Mallory Square Dock in Key West, these incredible destinations are perfect if you want to put a smile on your partner's face.
Situated on the southernmost end of the Florida Keys, this island has attracted millions of tourists over the years because of its beautiful beaches and laid-back atmosphere. Key West is perfect for those who are searching for a memorable seaside adventure. There are many romantic things that couples can do in this area.
Directions: You can pick up your car rental in Key West or rent a car from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL). Driving time from the airport to Key West is about 3 hours and 30 minutes via US-1 S.
Maui is another popular paradise for couples. With its luxurious resorts, pristine beaches and lush forests, the island is the second largest in the archipelago after the Big Island. There are many amazing places to explore on Maui. These include a day trip to Hana and Lanai. Make sure to get a reliable car rental because you will have to pass by more than 59 historic bridges to reach the village!
Directions: You can rent a car in Kahului, which is a small city on the island of Maui and drive along State Highway 378 to reach the summit.
If you are in search of great food and wine matched with an intimate setting, then the best place to visit is Napa Valley. The picturesque wine country in California is known for its world-class wineries and gourmet food. For a unique wine and dine experience, visit the Napa Valley Wine Train where you get to enjoy multiple course meals inside a luxurious rail-car. To make you feel like you are in seventh heaven, try the hot air balloon ride.
Directions: If you are coming from San Francisco Airport, the fastest route to take is via I-80 E. Driving time is about 2 hours and 4 minutes.
Hailed as one of the "world's friendliest cities" by Condé Nast Traveler readers, take your partner on a Savannah getaway for the ultimate romantic road trip. Located just a short drive from Georgia, you'll be in awe of tree-lined drives, spectacular architecture, historic buildings, rich plantations, and amazing dishes.
Directions: You can pick up your car rental in Georgia and go on a 2-hour drive via I-16 E to get to Savannah.
This list won't be complete without Las Vegas, which is famous for its world-class casinos, hotel resorts, and clubs. You can experience the romantic ambiance coming from different parts of the world without leaving the Sin City – from the Venetian's gondola ride to The Bellagio's dancing fountains and Paris Las Vegas' Eiffel Tower.
Directions: If you will be arriving at Las Vegas Airport (LAS), you can also rent a car from there and go on a 15-minute drive via McCarran Airport Connector and I-15 N to explore the city.
Dubbed as “The Valentine State”, Arizona has become one of the most visited destinations for couples. It earned that nickname because it was proclaimed the country's 48th state on February 14, 1912. Clarkdale is one of the best places for couples to visit together because this is where you will find the depot of the Verde Canyon Railroad and the railway museum.
Directions: Rent a car in Flagstaff and drive about an hour to reach Clarkdale via I-17 S.