3 Luxurious Summer Activities to Soak Up the Sun


@necker island by @virgin limited edition

Summer is here, and that means there is plenty of sunshine to enjoy. But you don’t just have to get your fill of the sun while mowing the lawn or squinting on your way to work; there are plenty of luxurious summer activities to keep you entertained and relaxed until autumn arrives.

Here are three luxurious activities you should consider this summer.


Visit an Exotic Island

The beach is almost always great, but why just go to the beach when you can visit an exotic island?

There are countless beautiful island destinations to explore this summer, each with its own unique features and landmarks. You might visit Bora Bora, Hawaii, Bali, Tahiti, Maui, or any other gorgeous island around the world. There, you’ll be able to soak up the sun while occasionally dipping your toes into the ocean to cool off. Combine that with incredible dining options, fantastic shows, tours, surfing, shopping, and loads of other activities, and you’ve got a recipe for a successful summer trip.


Take a Private Snorkeling Trip

If you’re a fan of the sea, going on a private snorkeling trip will prove to be a real treat. You’ll love exploring underwater coral reefs and interacting with marine life while submerged in beautiful blue waters. You don’t necessarily need to go private, but doing so will reward you with your own open bar on a luxurious small yacht, allowing you to enjoy the sun and open waters without anyone there to disrupt your experience.

Trust us, once you’ve gone on a private snorkeling trip, you’ll never want to go back.


Enjoy a Luxurious Cruise

Sure, taking your own boat out on the water from your newly built dock with the help of a company like Rapid Permits & Engineering is great for the weekend, but can your personal boat really compete with a cruise?

Cruise ships are the floating vacation you’ve been waiting for. They offer spectacular views of the ocean and distant islands, large pools, spas, high-quality gyms, delicious cuisines, shows, games, and much more. There are even play areas for kids in case you want to partake in events that aren’t exactly their style.

If you’ve never been on a cruise before, do yourself a favor and book one for this summer—assuming you don’t get seasick, that is.

Water and Sunshine

These are some of the most enjoyable, luxurious activities to put a smile on your face this summer. Take a stroll on an exotic, beach, sip champagne on a luxurious cruise, swim amongst sea turtles while snorkeling, or just about anything else that makes you feel like you’re living your best life!

Regardless, you can bet that you’re in for a fabulous summer.

@Grand Wailea Maui, A Waldorf Astoria Resort