A honeymoon is actually more important than a wedding if you think about it. It is the beginning of your life as a married couple if you actually get to do it immediately after your wedding. It is the alone time you need and it needs to be good or else you may end up coming back thinking of divorce. It is also an expensive affair, so take your time and get something that is worth it and a new experience. Here are the best destinations in Africa you definitely need to try out.
1. Tofo, Mozambique.
Tofo, Mozambique is known as the sleepy town. It is basically a slow place but the ideal kind of place to go to for a relaxed honeymoon. They are also known for their responsible sustainable marine and tourism industries.
2. Douz, Tunisia.
Those planning a trip should consider starting their Tunisia experience at Yadis Ksar Ghilane. Can you imagine being in a romantic desert? Just a with a well lit hotel in a romantic setting, I don’t know about you but it doesn’t get any better than this.
3. Masai Mara National Park, Kenya.
Masai Mara is known for their animals, if you want to see the big 5 then this is the best destination to go to. You get to enjoy a scenic view and a good game drive everyday. If you would like a luxurious bush experience then this is the perfect place for you.
4. Praslin Island, Seychelles.
Seychelles is known for their vast vegetation and animals. The Seychelles offer the lush vegetation and exotic beaches of any tropical archipelago, but really takes things to another level on Praslin Island.
5. Zanzibar, Tanzania.
They say nothing much happens in Zanzibar, especially with the night life. But the place offers serenity, comfort and the right environment for a honeymoon.
6. Great Rift Valley, Kenya.
Lake Naivasha is a simple and an affordable getaway. You get to view a different variety of birds such as flamingos and view other wildlife. If you’re an outdoor kind of couple then Lake Naivasha would be the best option.
7. Belo Sur Mer, Madagascar.
Madagascar has always been a unique place. They have animals that I bet you have never seen and even the people are known to be friendly. If you’re an adventurous kind of couple then you should most definitely try Madagascar. Belo Sur Mer is a quiet fishing village on Madagascar’s western coast that has the kind of environment any couple would love.
8. Royal Livingstone Hotel, Zambia.
This has been named as one of the most romantic places in the world. Located on the banks of the Zambezi River only a stone’s throw from the epic Victoria Falls and Chobe National Park, the Royal Livingston Hotel is one of Africa’s most revered hotels both for its unbeatable location and almost magical atmosphere.
9. Bissagos Archipelago, Guinea-Bissau.
You’re probably thinking “Guinea”? Well yes, the islands that make up this archipelago and UNESCO Biosphere Reserve are perfect for newlyweds especially because you will be needing your privacy and the beach side cabins will give you the romantic feel you’d want.