For the Love of Travel—Backroads Announces Top Ten Romantic Trips

Proposals on Mountain Tops, Love Sparked on Backroads Trips, Anniversaries Shared with the Group and More . . . .
January 31, 2018

Berkeley, CA (January 31, 2018) Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Backroads, the World’s Leading Active Travel company, today announced the Top 10 Trips for Romance. For almost 40 years, Backroads has been taking guests on active vacations in destinations across the globe. Since the company’s inception, guests have celebrated romantic milestones with Backroads. In 2017, Backroads guests enjoyed a Tuscan honeymoon private trip, an anniversary on the Danube Active River Cruise Full Ship Celebration and a mountaintop proposal in the California Wine Country, just to name a few.

Whether it’s a celebratory kiss on a mountain summit or a post-ride barefoot walk along a white sand beach, these 10 trips are sure to spark a flame of romance:

“I love hearing from Backroads guests that they met their spouse on one of our trips, or celebrated an anniversary while traveling with us,” said Backroads Founder and President Tom Hale. "Sharing the passion of adventure with a loved one is very special and something that we enjoy helping to facilitate.”

The Ultimate Wedding Gift

Because love and travel go hand in hand, Backroads offers a wedding registry. Couples can easily create accounts with the Backroads Honeymoon Registry and wedding guests can give the gift of adventure by contributing financially to a wedding gift and experience they’ll never forget. Contributors to the Backroads Honeymoon Registry receive a gift card to present to the wedding couple. To set up a Honeymoon Registry, please contact 800-462-2848.

More of Backroads’ Most Romantic Trips include:



Africa, Asia & the Pacific

Latin America & Caribbean

United States & Canada

About Backroads
Backroads was founded in 1979 by Tom Hale and has been in business for more than 39 years. The company hosts thousands of guests each year, 75% of whom are repeat guests or referrals from past guests, in hundreds of locations across the globe. Backroads is a founding member of the Adventure Collection. For more information, please visit or call 800-462-2848 daily, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., Pacific time.