Welcome to the Ultimate Bucket List for Couples!
Are you and your significant other seeking to infuse your relationship with excitement, adventure, and unforgettable memories? Look no further!
I’ve curated the ultimate list of 100 things for couples to do together, designed to ignite your passion and create lasting bonds.
Whether you’re in the honeymoon phase or celebrating decades of love, this bucket list for couples is your ticket to experiencing life’s most thrilling, heartwarming, and awe-inspiring moments together.
From romantic bucket list ideas and adrenaline-pumping adventures to simple, heartwarming date night ideas, there is something for everyone!
Sound good? Let the adventures begin!
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100 Things for Couples to Do Together
1. Visit Romantic City
If you and your partner are looking for a fun and exciting new adventure, why not visit a new city together? Looking to spark a little romance.
What about visiting a romantic city like Sedona, Arizona, or Carmel by the sea?
Exploring a new place is always more fun with someone you love, and it can be a great way to bond and create lasting memories.
Plan to stay in a fancy hotel, book a romantic dinner in a fancy restaurant, or stay in your hotel room, order room service, and take a bubble bath (complete with candles and rose petals, of course!)
No matter what you do, spending quality time together enjoying each other’s company away from everyday life is a beautiful thing.
2. Go Skinny Dipping! (Go Swimming in Your Birthday Suit!)
Skinny dipping is a fantastic addition to any couple’s bucket list!
It brings spontaneity and adventure into your relationship, creating unique and unforgettable memories while deepening your emotional bond.
It’s an opportunity to connect with nature, relieve stress, and share a romantic, playful, and intimate experience.
Skinny dipping also promotes open communication, pushing boundaries, and strengthening trust while enjoying the exclusivity and privacy of the moment. 🙂
3. Go Camping in the Great Outdoors
Go camping in the great outdoors! It’s the perfect way to spend quality time together while returning to nature.
Be prepared! Pack all the essential gear (and food!) for a comfortable stay.
Once there, you can relax and enjoy everything Mother Nature offers – from scenic hikes and wildflower meadows to starry nights around the campfire.
Just be sure to take some time to disconnect from technology and connect. It’ll be an experience you’ll never forget!
4. Go on a Double Date
Going on a double date can be a fun way to spend an evening and strengthen you connection as a couple.
Here are some fun couples date ideas:
For a memorable experience, start with a delightful outdoor picnic, where you can savor delicious food amidst the beauty of a local park or beach.
If you’re feeling competitive, host a cooking challenge where each couple whips up a dish and enjoys a fun taste-off.
Test your knowledge at a trivia night in a nearby bar, forming teams to see who comes out on top.
For some outdoor entertainment, try a mini-golf tournament and relish lighthearted rivalry.
Challenge your problem-solving skills together in an escape room adventure, which is thrilling and an excellent team-building exercise.
Lastly, have a couples game night, where you can enjoy various interactive games for a night filled with laughter and camaraderie.
5. Go on a Romantic Picnic
A picnic is a perfect way to show your partner how much you care. And one of my favorite things to do on date night!
Whether it’s a sunny day at the park or a serene evening under the stars, a romantic picnic sets the stage for romance and relaxation.
Don’t forget to pack your favorite dishes, a cozy blanket, and perhaps a bottle of wine to make the experience even more enchanting.
6. Spend a Day by the Water
A day by the water is the perfect way to relax and recharge. Whether at the beach or the lake, there are plenty of things to do as a couple.
Take a long walk along the shore, build sandcastles, or read a book in the sun. If you’re feeling adventurous, go for a swim or try paddleboarding.
And when it’s time to refuel, picnic on the beach, or enjoy a meal with a view at a nearby restaurant. Whether you’re looking for an action-packed day or a laid-back afternoon, spending the day by the water is sure to please.
7. Road Trip!
Taking on a road trip together allows you to explore new places, create unforgettable memories, and strengthen your bond as you navigate the open road side by side.
Whether it’s a short weekend getaway or an extended adventure, a hitting the open road together offers the perfect opportunity to disconnect from the everyday life and reconnect with each other.
8. Learn a New Language Together.
Learning a new language together gives you both a common goal and a whole new way to communicate. Plus, it’s prep for future travels around to France or Italy or wherever your hearts desire.
9. Go Golfing Together
Here’s a swingin’ idea for a couples bucket list! (sorry, I couldn’t resist) 🙂
Golging together as a couple a chance to enjoy the outdoors, get a bit of exercise, and spend hours together in a mix of focus and chit-chat.
Whether you’re seasoned pros or newbies picking up clubs for the first time, it’s about enjoying the game and each other’s company.
Stargazing is one of the most romantic things you can do as a couple that is completely free!
Lay out a comfy blanket, maybe play some soft tunes in the background, and let the universe put on its nightly show.
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11. Go Hiking
Hiking together not only allows you to enjoy the beauty of nature but also provides an opportunity for quality time, deep conversations, and shared adventures.
Whether it’s a leisurely stroll through a nearby forest or a challenging ascent to a mountain peak, hiking is a wonderful way to escape the hustle and bustle of daily life and immerse yourselves in the tranquility of the great outdoors, all while experiencing the joy of doing it together.
12. Take a Cooking Class
Couples who learn to cook together often find that it strengthens their bond. Not only do they have the opportunity to spend time together in the kitchen, but they also get to learn a new skill.
And what could be more romantic than sharing a delicious meal you’ve cooked together?
If you’re interested in trying new cuisine, there are plenty of couples cooking classes.
Whether you want to learn how to make sushi or cook Indian food, you’ll surely find a class perfect for you and your partner.
So why not sign up for couples cooking class today? You might find it’s the best date night you’ve ever had.
13. Go Bar Hopping
Going bar hopping with your significant other is a fantastic way to discover and support local bars and breweries.
Each spot has its unique flavor, both in terms of drinks and atmosphere. From artisanal brews to quirky cocktails, local establishments offer a peek into the area’s culture and tastes.
You might stumble upon a hole-in-the-wall bar with the best live music or a local brewery that crafts a beer that tastes like nothing you’ve ever had.
Rememer to assign a DD or travel by Uber or Lift. 🙂
14. Go Kayaking or Canoeing
Go kayaking or take a canoe ride. And what better way to enjoy a beautiful day together than by paddling around in a kayak?
Did you know that there are inflatable kayaks!? Inflatable kayaks s are fun, durable, and easy to transport, making them an excellent choice for beginner and experienced kayakers.
Best of all, they’re affordable!
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15. Make Homemade Pizzas from Scratch – including the dough!
Making homemade pizzas from scratch is a fun and easy activity to do together. All you need is some basic ingredients and a little bit of time.
Mix the dough and then let it rest for a few minutes. While the dough is resting, prepare the sauce and toppings.
Once everything is ready, start shaping the dough into individual pizzas. Then, add the sauce and toppings of your choice.
Bake the pizzas in a preheated oven until the crust is golden brown and bubbly.
Enjoy your delicious homemade pizzas together!
16. Go Cycling Together
Cycling is a great activity for couples to do together.
It’s low impact and can be done at any time of day, making it a great way to spend time together without requiring a lot of planning.
A great benefit of cycling is that it can be an effective form of exercise, essential for your overall health and relationships.
Cycling can help build strength and endurance by engaging all of your major muscle groups, and getting out in the fresh air can be a relaxing experience and improve your mood.
So cycling is a great option if you want to spend more time with your partner while getting fit simultaneously!
My husband and I are considering investing in Electric bikes in the near future.
17. Plan a Surprise Trip for Your Partner
My all time favorite romantic bucket list item is planning a surprise trip for your better half.
Choose a destination they’ve been dreaming about or somewhere unexpected they’d adore. Go extravagant and book a first class tickets to a romantic beach resort?
Or, keep it simple (and more affordable) and stay in your own town (staycations are the best!) It’s your call!
Bring along romantic things like masage oils, scented candles and romantic music to turn the hotel into a beautiful romantic retreat.
18. Visit an Amusement Park
Visit an amusement park or carnival and ride all the thrilling rides together. Nothing is funnier than tackling roller coasters and other thrill rides at an amusement park or carnival.
19. Visit the Grand Canyon
Visit the Grand Canyon together and witness one of the world’s seven wonders.
With its breathtaking views and diverse wildlife, the Grand Canyon there are plenty of things to do, from hiking and camping to rafting, horseback riding and more.
20. Re-Create Your First Date
Ah, the sweet nostalgia of that very first date!
Whether it was a simple coffee chat, a walk in the park, or that awkwardly endearing dinner date, there’s charm in reliving those initial moments.
It’s a beautiful way to see how far you’ve come while cherishing where it all began. A trip down memory lane, sprinkled with the magic of now.
21. Scuba Diving!
Scuba diving is a wonderful hobby for couples! Together, you can explore colorful coral reefs, swim alongside playful marine life, and maybe even discover a hidden shipwreck.
Don’t know how to dive? No worries! There are plenty of beginner courses that can get you both started.
Once you’ve got that scuba certification, the world’s oceans are your playground.
Think The Great Barrier Reef, in Australia, The Maldives in south Asia and of course Belize Barrier Reef in Belize just to name a few.
22. Take an Art Class
Sign up for an art class together and express yourselves through painting, sculpture, or another medium.
Art is a great way to connect with your partner and explore your creativity.
23. Go to a Music Festival
Going to an outdoor concert or music festival is one of our favorite activities!
Soak up the music, food, and atmosphere.
Music is a great way to bring people together, so why not enjoy it with your partner at an outdoor concert or festival?
24. Go on a Brewery Tour
Go for a brewery tour and sample a variety of local beers. Beer tasting is a fun way to get out and enjoy your local community, especially if you’re fond of craft brews.
Think about inviting friends to come along and make it a double date!
25. Go Wine Tasting
If you’re looking for a fun activity to do as a couple, why not go wine tasting?
Wine tasting is a great way to sample different wines and learn about the styles and flavors out there. There is so much to learn about wine!
Whether you’re a wine lover or just getting started, there’s sure to be a winery that’s perfect for you.
26. Hit the water
Spend a day at the beach or lake together and relax in the sun, swim, and play in the sand. Nothing beats a day at the beach or lake to relax and have fun with your partner.
So grab your sunscreen, towels, and swimsuits, and head out for a fun day in the sun!
27. Rent a Boat or Jet Skis
While you are at the lake, consider renting a boat or jet skis.
Zipping around on a boat or jet ski together is something exhilarating and romantic. So rent one for the day and enjoy the waves!
28. Visit a Nearby Park or Nature Preserve
Visiting a nearby park or nature preserve is a great pastime for couples. And it’s free!
Hit your local park and get some fresh air and exercise while enjoying the great outdoors! Don’t forget to pack a picnic, a nice blanket, and your favorite romantic playlist.
If there are hiking trails, then take a day hike or long together after lunch.
29. Go on a Local Food Tour
Go on a local food tour and sample delicious dishes from all the best restaurants in your area.
Food tours are a great way to discover new restaurants in your area, try new foods and bond with your partner. To find a food tour in your area and get ready to eat!
30. Plan a Romantic Movie Night
Whether you’re looking for that warm fuzzy feeling or a roller coaster of emotions, these romantic movies are sure to strike a chord with couples:
- “The Notebook” – Grab those tissues; this one’s a tearjerker!
- “Before Sunrise” – Two strangers, one unforgettable night in Vienna.
- “Casablanca” – Classic love and iconic lines. “Here’s looking at you, kid.”
- “P.S. I Love You” – A journey of healing and rediscovering love.
- “500 Days of Summer” – A not-so-typical love story that’s quirky and real.
- “Pride and Prejudice” – Mr. Darcy and Elizabeth Bennet’s timeless dance of love.
- “La La Land” – Dreamers, lovers, and all that jazz in modern-day LA.
- “The Fault in Our Stars” – Young love, tragedy, and raw emotion.
- “Bridget Jones’s Diary” – Relatable, hilarious, and oh-so-British.
- “Silver Linings Playbook” – Love, mental health, and dancing it out.
So, cuddle up, grab some snacks, and let these movies take you on a journey of love, laughter, and everything in between. Enjoy!
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31. Go Horseback Riding
Go horseback riding together.
Horseback riding is a great way to enjoy the outdoors and spend quality time with your partner. So find a nearby stable and saddle up for a fun afternoon!
32. Set Sail!
Sailing as a couple can be a fun and exciting experience.
If you’re looking for something new and exciting to do as a couple, go sailing! It’s an awesome way for two people who love the water and have new adventures.
Whether you sign up for sailing classes or just go on a romantic sailing cruise-set sail with your better half and have a blast!
33. Go to a Sports Game Together
Another fun date night idea for couples is to go to a sports game!
Cheer on your favorite team together and make a day out of it.
Whether you’re into baseball, basketball, football, soccer, or any other sport, going to a game with your partner is a great way to show your support and fun.
34. Go on a Hot Air Balloon Ride
Go on a hot air balloon ride together. There’s something truly magical about floating through the air in a hot air balloon.
Find a local hot air balloon company and take it to the skies with your partner for an unforgettable experience.
35. Go Skiing or Snowboarding
Go skiing or snowboarding together at a nearby resort.
Skiing or snowboarding is a great way to enjoy the winter weather and get some exercise at the same time.
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36. Go Ice Skating
Bundle up and go ice skating together at an outdoor rink.
Ice skating is a fun and romantic activity to do with your partner. Think about going out for dessert afterward.
37. Go Snowshoeing
Go snowshoeing together through a nearby forest or park. Snowshoeing is a fun and active way to spend an afternoon and burns many calories, too!
So, lace up your snowshoes and hit the trails for an invigorating outdoor adventure.
38. Host a Couple’s game night
Gather your couple friends for a night of playful competition. Board games, card games, or even video games can offer hours of entertainment.
Pair it with some light snacks and drinks, and you’ve got yourself a memorable evening. It’s a chance to bond, challenge each other, and have some laughs.
39. Visit Hollywood
Visit Hollywood and explore all the glitz and glamour of LA’s famed Hollywood Boulevard.
Whether you’re a movie buff or want to check out the sites to check off your bucket list:
The Hollywood sign, Griffith Observatory, Universal Studios Hollywood, TCL Chinese Theatre, and the Hollywood Museum, to name a few!
40. Host a Halloween Bash
Host a Halloween party together and dress as your favorite dynamic duo.
Halloween is a great opportunity to show off your creative side. So create a unique Halloween costume for you and your partner.
You can dress as your favorite movie duo, celebrity couple, or even as different characters from the same TV show.
41. Travel to Europe
Travel to Europe together and explore all the different countries and cultures. Europe is a beautiful continent with so much to see and do.
Whether you love history, art, food, or nature, there’s something for everyone in Europe.
42. Drive Along the Pacific Coast Highway
Take a drive along the PCH and enjoy the stunning ocean views. There’s nothing quite like a road trip along the coast, especially with someone you love.
43. Go to a Safari Park
Go on a safari and see all the different animals in their natural habitat. Safaris are a great way to learn about and see different animals in their natural habitat.
So find a safari park near you and prepare for an unforgettable adventure.
44. Learn to Play Chess Together
If you’re looking for something to do as a couple, why not try your hand at chess? Chess is a challenging and rewarding game you and your partner can enjoy together for years to come!
Plenty of resources are available to help you get started, including online tutorials and local chess clubs.
45. Go Whale Watching
Go whale watching together and see these magnificent creatures in their natural habitat. Whale watching is a fun and exciting way to spend some time with your partner, especially if you’re both nature lovers.
Find a whale-watching tour near you and get ready for an up-close encounter with these amazing creatures.
46. See the Northern Lights
See the northern lights together and marvel at the stunning natural phenomenon.
The northern lights are a beautiful and magical sight, especially when you’re experiencing them with your partner. Find a spot in the northern hemisphere where you can see and enjoy this natural wonder together as a couple.
47. Go Bungee Jumping!
Go bungee jumping together and take a thrilling leap of faith with your partner.
Bungie jumping is the perfect way to push your boundaries and bond with your partner simultaneously. Find a place where you can bungee jump and take the plunge for an experience you’ll never forget.
48. Go Skydiving
Go skydiving together and feel the adrenaline rush of this extreme sport. For an exciting and exhilarating adventure, try skydiving with your partner.
This extreme sport is sure to get your adrenaline pumping, and it’s an experience you’ll never forget.
49. Go Rock Climbing
Challenge yourselves to reach new heights. Rock climbing is a fun and exhilarating way to spend time with your partner and it’s great exercise!
Find a climbing wall or rocks nearby and try this exciting sport together.
50. Make a Couple’s Playlist
Music has this magic of teleporting us back in time, right? So, why not create a soundtrack of your relationship?
Consider adding songs from when your first met, your first date and if your married, don’t forget your wedding song!
Every time you hit play, it’s a journey through shared emotions and memories. And the best part? It’s ever-evolving, just like your bond so you an keep adding new songs as your relationship grows.
Create a unique couple’s playlist on Spotify!
51. Take a Trip Around the World!
Take a trip around the world! Why not?
Visit every country together and add another fantastic feat to your bucket list. If you’re both wanderlusts, this is your perfect bucket list item.
Read this article about how to plan a trip around the world for inspiration!
52. Climb to the Top of a Mountain
Climb to the top of a mountain together and marvel at the incredible views from above.
Climbing a mountain is one of the most rewarding and challenging experiences you can have with your partner, so start planning your trip today.
You’ll be amazed by the incredible views from above and the sense of accomplishment you’ll feel when you reach the summit.
53. Build a New Home Together
Create a place that you can truly call your own.
Building a home is an exciting and challenging project, and it’s even more rewarding when you do it with your partner.
54. Plant a Garden Together
Plant a garden together and enjoy the fruits of your labor.
Whether you’re an experienced gardener or have never planted a seed, growing a garden with your partner is a great way to spend time together and connect more with nature.
Gardening is a great way to get outdoors and exercise, and it can be very therapeutic. Plus, you’ll enjoy your labor’s fruits (or vegetables) come harvest time.
55. Visit a Christmas Tree Grove
Visit a Christmas tree grove during the holidays and pick out the perfect tree together.
Visiting a Christmas tree grove is a great way to get into the holiday spirit, and it’s even better when you’re doing it with your partner. Most Christmas tree farms have gift shops and restaurants so you can make a day out of it.
So find a tree farm near you and pick out the perfect tree together.
56. Go on a Disney Cruise!
A Disney cruise is a great way to have fun and create special memories with your partner, especially if you’re both big Disney fans. Why not?! Plan your Disney Cruise today!
57. Strawberry Picking
Head out to your local farm and pick your own strawberries.
Not only is it a fun activity, but you’ll also get to enjoy fresh, delicious strawberries picked at the peak of ripeness.
And if you have any leftovers, you can always use them to make jam or pies.
58. Backpack Through Europe
Explore all the different countries and cultures. Backpacking through Europe is a great way to bond with your partner, and it’s even better when you’re experiencing new cultures and seeing all the incredible sights.
Check out this awesome article about how to plan a backpack trip through Europe!
59. Visit a Working Farm: Take a Farm Vacation!
Here’s a unique idea for your couple’s bucket list! Visit a working farm together!
There are plenty of farms in almost every city, town, or suburb across the country. Many even offer tours so you can see their animals and crops up close.
Farm vacations are well known around! Farm stays invite guests to stay overnight in the country and experience the lifestyle – for a night, for a weekend, or longer if you wish!
With lodging ranging from rustic to luxury and from farmhouses to tents, there is an experience for everyone looking for connections to their food, fresh air, and the countryside.
It’s about the rural experience and putting a personal face and story to farming.
Find the right Farm Stay experience today!
60. Visit the Hawaiian Islands
Visit the Hawaiian islands together and enjoy the beautiful beaches and turquoise waters.
The Hawaiian islands are a beautiful destination for any couple, especially if you love spending time in the sun and on the beach.
Plan your trip to the Hawaiian islands today!
61. Visit the Zoo
Spend the day at a local zoo together and marvel at all the incredible animals from around the world. Visiting a zoo is a great way to spend time together, especially if you love animals.
62. Have a Couples Massage
Have a couples massage together and enjoy the relaxing benefits of this soothing activity.
A couples massage is a great way to relax and recharge, and it’s a perfect way to kick off a romantic evening together, whether at a hotel stay, a local spa, or even in the privacy of your home.
63. Candlelit Bubble Bath
Take a candlelit bubble bath together and enjoy the romantic ambiance.
A candle-lit bubble bath is a great way to relax and enjoy each other’s company. Gather some bubbly bath salts, candles, and wine or champagne.
Don’t forget romantic music.
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64. Rent an RV and GO!
Where do you want to go and for how long? Maybe you want to take a quick weekend trip to a, or perhaps a month-long trip to the midwestern states or down south would be fun? The possibilities are endless!
RVnGo is a great resource to rent and plan the perfect RV trip!
65. Go to a Local Casino and Play the Slots!
Visiting the local casinos can be a ton of fun!
My husband and I recently went to the casino for date night, and after a yummy dinner, we played the slots for less than 5 minutes, and I won $450! YAY!
So. Much. Fun! I love being a winner, but win or lose the casino can be a ball with the one you love.
66. Travel Along Route 66
Travel along Route 66 and enjoy the classic American road trip experience.
The Mother Road, or Route 66, is an iconic and historic American highway that stretches across the country from coast to coast.
Route 66 is still one of the most popular routes for driving vacations in the United States. Route 66 is an excellent way for couples to explore America and spend time together.
Many great places along the length of Route 66 can be a bit overwhelming, Check out this Route 66 road trip planner to help guide the way!
67. Visit Yellowstone National Park
Yellowstone National Park is one of the most amazing places on Earth and an amazing place to make memories of a lifetime together!
Yellowstone National Park is one of the most popular national parks in the United States. It’s a 925,000-acre park located in Wyoming and Montana and encompasses volcanoes, geysers, hot springs, and numerous other natural wonders.
Yellowstone is an excellent destination and a perfect trip to check off of your couple’s bucket list!
Plan your Yellowstone adventure today!
68. Rent a Cabin in the Woods
Close your eyes and imagine yourself enjoying a romantic getaway with your partner.
Imagine sitting on the porch of a rustic cabin in the woods, watching the sunset while sipping on a glass of wine.
You can feel the relaxation wash over you as you sit there, enjoying each other’s company. Give yourself and your partner a chance to relax together in nature without any distractions from home.
There’s nothing like it!
69. Sing Karaoke!
Plan a Date night at a local Karaoke bar! Maybe surprise your partner by rehearsing the song you are going to sing before going to karaoke!? Or, what about singing a karaoke duet together? So fun!
70. Travel by Train Across Asia
Travel by train across Asia together and experience this amazing continent’s diverse cultures and landscapes.
Traveling by train across Asia is a great way to see all the incredible sights this continent has to offer.
71. Go on a Couples Retreat
Go on a couple of retreats and reconnect with your partner deeper. A couples retreat is the perfect way to escape it all and focus on your relationship.
Whether you’re looking for a yoga retreat, meditation retreat, or couples retreat, there’s something to help you reconnect with your partner.
Check out this resource: 15 Best Couples Retreats to rekindle the romance in your relationship.
72. Take a Dance Class
Take a dance class together and learn to do ballroom, salsa, or tap dance.
Dancing is a great way to get exercise, have fun, and bond with a special someone.
Find a dance studio near you and sign up for a class to learn ballroom, salsa, or tap dance with your partner.
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73. Go to an Escape Room!
Visiting an escape room is the perfect bucket list idea for couples that can be done again and again!
An escape room is a puzzle experience where players compete against the clock to solve puzzles and escape from a locked room as fast as possible.
Escape rooms are also fun because they’re challenging and engaging. You’ll get a rush when you finally escape!
74. Visit an Aquarium
Visiting an aquarium is a great way to learn about all the incredible creatures that live in our oceans and a fun way to spend an afternoon with your better half.
75. Go to a Comedy Club.
Laughing is the best medicine! So go have some laughs with your significant other!
Going to a comedy club is a great way to get some much-needed laughs, so find a comedy club near you and plan a night out. Plan to go with friends and go out dancing afterward!
76. Apple Picking!
Apple picking is a great way to get outside and enjoy the fresh air; the apples are amazing straight from the tree!
Find an apple orchard near you and make a day trip out of it.
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77. Visit an Art Museum
Visit an art museum together and explore the world of art! Visiting an art museum is a great way to learn about different cultures and see some amazing artwork.
Consider taking one of the museum’s daily tours and enjoy lunch in the cafe!
Check out this resource to learn about the best art museums in the US!
78. Get Crafty!
Whether you’re painting, making pottery, or creating something for your home there are countless crafts you can do together.
Grab some coffee and browse a craft store near you to find inspiration. What about candle-making? Or maybe stained glass?
79. Bake a Cake Together
Bake a cake from scratch and decorate it together.
Baking a cake is a great way to spend some quality time together, and there’s cake! Find a yummy cake recipe online and bake a cake.
80. Visit a Ice hotel!
Visiting an ice hotel offers a unique, almost otherworldly experience.
It’s not just a stay; it’s an adventure. It’s the perfect mix of chilly architecture and warm memories. And hey, it’s definitely a cool story to tell! ❄️
Visit: The Best Ice Hotels in the World! for more information.
81. Bake Christmas cookies
Whip out those aprons and get set for a deliciously festive activity! Baking Christmas cookies together is a delightful blend of tradition and sweetness.
Related article: 50+ Things to do this Christmas
82. Research Your Genealogy.
Research your genealogy together and learn more about your family history. Researching your genealogy is a great way to discover your family heritage.
Whether you’re looking for long-lost relatives or want to learn more about where your family came from, who knows, there may be an interesting story to uncover.
83. Get Tattoos (or matching tattoos)
Get tattoos together and Create a special bond that will last a lifetime. Getting tattoos is a great way to express your love for each other and form a special bond that will last a lifetime.
Talk to your partner about your ideas for a matching tattoo, and get ready to create a special bond with your partner that will stay with you forever.
84. Have a Spa Day
Relax and be pampered together!
A spa day is a great way to relax and unwind from everyday routines.
Whether you’re looking for a relaxing massage, soothing facials, or just some time to unwind in the sauna, a spa day may be what the doctor ordered!
85. Visit a BIG CITY
Visit a big city and get lost in the hustle and bustle together. There’s nothing quite like the energy of a big city, and it’s even more exciting when you’re exploring it with your partner.
So pick a city you’ve always wanted to visit, like New York, London, or Tokyo, and spend some time getting lost in the hustle and bustle of the city together.
You’ll create memories that will last a lifetime!
86. Go Snorkeling or Swim with Sharks!
Go snorkeling and explore sea life together, or if you are feeling adventurous, why not swim with sharks!?
Swimming with sharks is a thrilling experience that will push you to your limits, and it’s even better when you’re doing it with your partner.
Find a shark tour or swimming experience near you.
Zip-line through the forest together and experience an adrenaline rush with your partner.
Zip-lining through the forest is a great way to get your heart racing and enjoy the great outdoors, and it’s even better when you’re doing it with your partner.
So find a zip-line course near you and plan to go zip-lining through the forest with your partner for an adrenaline-filled adventure.
88. Go to Las Vegas!
There’s no better place to spend time with your partner than in the exciting city of Las Vegas. After all, what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas! 🙂
Whether looking for a night out on the town, trying your hand at some of the city’s famous casinos, or going to a show, Las Vegas has something for everyone.
89. Take a Tandem Bike Ride
Gear up for a two-wheeled adventure that’s twice as fun! Taking a tandem bike ride is all about teamwork and shared rhythm.
Whether you’re cruising through city parks or country lanes, it’s a journey where you literally ride together.
90. Join the Mile High Club
Feeling adventurous? How about joining the mile-high club or having sex on the beach? Come on! You only live once. 🙂
91. Visit all the Continents in the World!
How about a mega bucket list item? Embarking on a journey to visiting all the continents in the world is the ultimate of bucket list adventures! And the best part?
Experiencing the diverse cultures, terrains, and vibes, hand in hand, side by side.
92. Take a Meditation Class
Take a meditation class together and learn how to relax and de-stress with your partner.
Meditation is a great way to unwind and find inner peace, and it’s even better when you’re doing it with your partner.
Find a local meditation class and sign up to learn how to meditate together with your partner.
Related article: The Benefits of daily meditation
93. Join a Book Club
Join a book club and find new and interesting books to read as a couple. Joining a book club is a great way to expand your reading horizons, and it’s even better when you’re doing it with your partner.
Whether you love historical fiction or prefer more contemporary reads, plenty of book clubs out there are sure to appeal to both you and your partner.
Find a book club near you and sign up today!
94. Go on a Photography Walk
Go on a photography walk together, explore your city or town, and document all the beautiful sights you see with your partner.
So grab your camera, choose a place to walk, and start snapping photos of all the amazing sights you see with your partner.
95. Visit a Different Restaurant Once a Month
Visit a different restaurant once a month and try out new cuisines from all over the world.
Trying new foods is a great way to bond with your partner, and it’s even better when you’re doing it at a different restaurant each month.
Make a list of all the different restaurants you want to try and visit with your partner every month.
And don’t forget to order some delicious desserts as well!
96. Take a Pottery Class
Take a pottery class together and create some beautiful pieces of art that you can display in your home. Learning pottery is a great way to relax and express your creative side.
Find a local pottery class and sign up today!
97. Visit a Farmer’s Market
Heading to a farmers market is not just about picking fresh produce; it’s about getting outside together and enjoying the bustling atmosphere with it’s a delightful blend of colors and flavors and fun.
And hey, maybe you’ll come back with ingredients for a spontaneous meal to cook together.
Fresh finds and fond memories, all in one trip!
Visit the National Famer’s Market Directory to find a Farmer’s market near you!
98. Visit a Natural Hot Spring
Natural hot springs are so unique! And the perfect bucket list idea for couples!
There are hundreds of natural hot springs throughout the United States alone. Many Hot Springs have full resorts on location, so why not make a weekend out of it?
Here is an excellent article about the best 25 Natural Hot Springs in the US.
99. Binge Watch Your Favorite Show (or have a movie marathon)
What better way to spend a lazy afternoon?
Queue up that series you’ve both been itching to dive into, grab the comfiest blanket, and prep some snacks and binge watch your favorite show or go on an afternoon movie marathon in the comfort of your own home.
Cuddle up, hit play, pass the popcorn and enjoy!
Related article: The benefits of a digital detox
100. Plan a Romantic Scavenger Hunt
This is one of my favorite couple’s bucket list ideas!
There are plenty of occasions that warrant a celebration with a romantic scavenger hunt. Whether it’s your partner’s birthday, anniversary, or simply because.
You don’t need a reason to create a romantic scavenger hunt, just a bit of creativity.
Check out more romantic scavenger hunt ideas here.
101. Write Love Letters to Each other Once a Year
Starting a new tradition of writing love letters to each other once a year is a beautiful way to capture your evolving relationship.
Maybe pick a significant date like your anniversary to pen these heartfelt notes. It’s not just about jotting down feelings; it’s more like creating a snapshot of where you both stand in your journey together.
Over the years, you’ll have this incredible collection of memories, milestones, dreams, and those oh-so-special inside jokes.
And honestly, in this digital age, there’s something incredibly intimate about a handwritten letter. Reading them years later will be like revisiting chapters from a personal love story.
Conclusion: 100 Things for Couples to Do Together
Phew! There you have it! 100 Things for couples to do together!
In closing, no matter your interests or tastes, there are plenty of fun activities for couples that you can do with your partner to create special memories and strengthen your bond.
Whether you’re looking to explore the great outdoors or experience an adrenaline rush, these bucket list ideas for couples will help you create lasting memories with your partner.
So get out there and start crossing items off your bucket list today!
What are your favorite bucket list ideas for couples? Let me know in the comments below!
Until next time,
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