An African honeymoon tour itinerary/African honeymoon safaris bring you intimate and peaceful romantic holidays to African destinations.
Africa honeymoon safaris provide the perfect honeymoon through various lovely experiences that will take you to dense wildernesses, stunning beaches, dramatic mountains, valley views, and authentic cultures.
Enjoy a safari honeymoon in the perfect safari destinations of Kenya, South Africa, Seychelles, Tanzania, Mozambique, Morrocco, Uganda, and Rwanda among others.
In East Africa, you will visit beaches, the Indian Ocean Island destinations, and towns. The Indian Ocean is a mouth for the mighty Zambezi River, and near it are various national parks and reserves for game viewing through game drives.
In South Africa, the best Africa honeymoon destinations include the Cape Winelands in Cape Town, Kruger National Park for game viewing on game drives, Victoria Falls for lovely scenic explorations, and the beaches with white sands where you can join in the inspiring water safari activities.
Activities on your day tours such as the hot air balloon, sunset cruises, walking safaris, cultural visits, and game drives in Kruger National Park are some of the most memorable experiences to have during your African honeymoon.
The tropical climate of Africa makes most safari honeymoon places in Africa a favorable place to visit all year round, even though the best experiences come in the dry season.
On your African honeymoon safaris, enjoy the beautiful luxury accommodation, intimate lodges, or secluded camps, most of which have African architectural designs.
Book with us your African honeymoon safaris today for unbeatable value and a dream trip to the most amazing safari honeymoon destinations in Africa.
There are various African countries with destinations that suit your perfect trip honeymoon experience, especially on your day tours, and below, we look at the places to go on an African safari.
Kenya in East Africa is among the best destinations for African honeymoon safaris! The country is famous for wildlife tours and you can enjoy great animal viewing on game drives, especially on day tours while looking for the big five and watching the Wildebeest migration at the Masai Mara Wildlife Reserve.
Masai Mara is a breathtaking wilderness and one of the most beautiful wildlife destinations in Africa for your African safari day tours.
Maasai Mara National Reserve/Kenya’s Masai Mara will leave you with memories to mark your beautiful experiences on game drives, a hot air balloon safari, and sunset cruises. The Masai Mara Wildlife Reserve is also one of the beautiful places for a luxury experience and a romantic safari honeymoon.
Meet the original Samburu warriors who are closely related to the Masai Mara people as they lead you to pristine places on day tours for example the nearby exceptional plateau and guide you through unforgettable safari activities like camel safaris, walking safaris, and horse racing.
For more wildlife expeditions on your African wildlife safari in Kenya East Africa, you may also visit Meru National Park, Aberdare National Park, Lake Naivasha, and Lake Nakuru National Park.
You can also go to Amboseli National Park to watch a multitude of Elephants, or the Ol Pejeta Conservancy, the largest sanctuary for Black Rhinos in East Africa and among two of the only places in the world to see the Northern White Rhinos on your African safari day tours.
Being a coastal country, the Indian Ocean where the mighty Zambezi River pours its waters also stretches at the Kenyan coast, providing breathtaking moments to enjoy along the sand beaches and the private Islands during your African safari day tours.
Some of the best safari honeymoon luxury accommodation facilities in Masai Mara for your Africa safari honeymoon offer the best architectural design to blend with the African culture and Champagne breakfast upon your wake.
You will find some of the best experiences for your safari honeymoon in Kenya, East Africa in Walabi Mara Hotel, Fairmont Mara safari club, and Keekorok Lodge, among others.
Tanzania which is a country in East Africa boasts among the best African destinations for your African honeymoon safaris!
The country has various national parks and wildlife reserves on stunning landscapes. In the Northern part of the country, you will watch the wondrous Wildebeest migration in Serengeti National Park, and the Big Five in Lake Manyara National Park through game drives as you also anticipate the beautiful walking safaris. Expect to also explore the Ngorongoro Crater as an amazing destination for wildlife viewing in the country, especially on game drives during your day tours.
In the South of this country in East Africa, you will explore the wildlife abundant Selous Game Reserve which is popular among visitors from the United States and the cheapest destination to have a wildlife trip, sunset cruises, and fishing safari.
Tanzania in East Africa is also a coastal country with the beautiful Indian Ocean at its coast where the mighty Zambezi River pours its waters. Enjoy the beauty of the white sands and private islands that will give you intimate experiences during your safari honeymoon.
Zanzibar in Tanzania, East Africa is the ultimate destination for any couple on a safari honeymoon. Enjoy the beauty of the turquoise waters, and ancient architecture on your safari day tours.
The historical Stone Town in Zanzibar also embraces beautiful sand beaches and magnificent private islands of East Africa. On your East Africa honeymoon trip to Zanzibar, you can have a city tour of Stone Town to explore much of its beauty.
The coastal islands will let you enjoy amazing night beach parties in a beach destination and other water sports in East Africa.
Do not miss out on the breathtaking sunset cruises of the waters while you enjoy the beauty of Zanzibar on your safari day tours.
Tanzania is great for tours all year round! However, the best weather conditions for your Africa honeymoon trip in the country, especially in the tropical beaches or rainforests are great from June to March.
The best season for famous destinations such as the Ngorongoro Crater, Lake Manyara, Tarangire, and Muchara occur in the dry season which is from June to October.
The Wildebeest Migration from Serengeti National Park in East Africa is best watched from August to November.
Be ready for an exclusive safari honeymoon trip in Zanzibar, which also has a variety of intimate and all-inclusive resorts to stay in during your African safari.
The favorite lodge in Zanzibar for a traditional safari experience for honeymooners in East Africa is the Bazara Resort & Spa which has a combination of Arabic, Indian, and Zambian architecture. Its private villa is amazingly luxurious with a large pool and the beautiful sandy shore of Bwejuu just next to it.
Uganda in East Africa is dubbed the Pearl of Africa because of its amazing beauty and the various ecosystems that it protects.
Below are the different safari honeymoon destinations that you can visit on your African safari to Uganda, East Africa.
This beautiful destination boasts the highest number of mountain Gorillas in the world with almost half of their total population.
It also protects various most sought-after bird species including the Albertine Rift endemics. Thus this park is the one place where you can enjoy a personal encounter with human-like Mountain Gorillas through the Gorilla trekking safari on day tours.
On your Gorilla African safari, you can also enjoy Gorilla trekking while for an African honeymoon in Rwanda which is also found in East Africa.
The longest river in the world has its source in Uganda in a town called Jinja. Adding a source of the Nile visit for your Africa honeymoon in Uganda will not just allow you to explore the mighty source of the Nile but also to participate in different adventurous activities during your African safari such as bungee jumping and walking safaris on day tours.
This savannah park is an amazing wildlife destination where you will explore various animals through game drives, walking safaris, sunset cruises at the Kazinga Channel, and many others on your African safari.
Discover a one of a kind Africa honeymoon destination where you will get to explore the most powerful waterfall in the world that is “Murchison Falls” after which the park was named.
Murchison Falls National Park is also an amazing wildlife destination with various animals that roam the savannah plains. You can explore them on game drives, walking safaris, or sunset cruises on the Nile River that passes through the park on an African safari.
These are a group of serene islands on the shores of Lake Victoria that will provide the right ambiance for your beautiful Africa honeymoon experience for especially travelers that are going on a budget trip.
Enjoy the beauty of nature during sunset cruises or walking safaris as you explore the different islands.
Other destinations in Uganda, East Africa to visit for your Africa honeymoon include Lake Bunyonyi, Kidepo Valley National Park, and Lake Mburo National Park among others.
Uganda provides some of the best Africa honeymoon accommodations in Africa, with attention paid to every detail for better experiences. Many of these places carry a touch of an African feel because of the unique African architectural tools that have been used to make them.
Your tour operator for your African honeymoon safaris to Uganda will help you to choose the best luxury accommodation or those that range in midrange and budget for your Africa honeymoon.
South Africa, found in Southern Africa has amazing rolling hills that overlook Table Mountain, and Cape Winelands in Cape Town that are covered with amazing green plantations where you can explore wine cellars and other exotic wines.
Below are the major destinations to go to in South Africa during day tours.
Kruger National Park is an amazing destination to go to for your South Africa tour with amazing game viewing game drives due to the numerous animals of the park.
Kruger Park is a place that will allow you to enjoy amazing game drives to view various animals.
Cape Town is an amazing town offering various attractions for your Africa honeymoon holidays. Some of these beautiful things to see in Cape Town include among others Table Mountain, Robben Island, and Cape Point among others.
The Winelands found in Cape Town produce some of the best wines in the world.
These Winelands in Cape Town also offer great scenery through walking safaris and very delicious meals for a dinner evening during your Africa honeymoon in South Africa.
South Africa being at the coast is the one place where you can enjoy amazing experiences on the white sands of the beaches.
The waters along the beaches are also great for sunset cruises that will enable you to catch the great sights of nature as the sun sets on the beautiful horizon.
Note that the best time to visit South Africa is generally in the dry season. However, Kruger National Park can best be visited from May to October where game viewing on game drives is at its best.
June to August is the rainy season in South Africa. In Cape Town, it rains the most during these months more so during the rainy season.
South Africa is also a Malaria free destination in some places like Madikwe Game Reserve, and Eastern Cape Reserve which provide amazing game viewing all year round.
South Africa is a haven for various world-class hotels and lodges where you can enjoy the best of your experiences, especially in Cape Town and Kruger National Park.
Your tour operator will help you to choose the best lodge to stay in for your Africa honeymoon depending on your budget or the interests that you would like to experience.
Some of the best places to stay for your Africa honeymoon include La Bella Vita Studios, Roosenwijn Guest House, La Residence, and Dunstone Country House among others.
Victoria Falls which is the world’s biggest waterfall is also an amazing place for honeymooners but this depends on your preferences as a couple.
The waterfalls in Southern Africa, which are also called the “Mosi- oa -Tunya” which is translated to mean “The Smoke that Thunders” are great to view during the summer months from February to August.
From September through December, there are small levels of water that are great for bungee jumping, rafting, or swimming at the Devil’s Pool. The amazing wildlife around the waterfalls also makes it an amazing place for watching them during your Africa honeymoon.
Travelers to Zimbabwe Victoria Falls which flows from the mighty Zambezi River can best visit from June to October when the game viewing is at its best in the wildlife destinations in South Africa, Botswana, and Zambia.
Some of the best accommodations around Victoria Falls include Victoria Falls River Lodge, Phezulu Lodge, Victoria Falls Safari Lodge, Hotel Illala Lodge, and Elephant Hills.
Mozambique is a fascinating Africa honeymoon destination in Southern Africa from where you can enjoy perfect honeymoon experiences in the beautiful beaches, and the coral colonies, and have a taste of the lively cultures.
Mozambique embraces a very active nightlife, and water adventures in the turquoise waters of the beaches in a beautiful hidden archipelago.
You will enjoy exploring Benguerra Island or take a historical tour to find out about the ruins of the colonial era. Benguerra Island is a romantic destination where you can enjoy various activities like swimming with the horses, scuba diving, and a sunset dhow cruise among others.
Popular places to visit in Mozambique for your safari include the following
Africa honeymoon accommodations in Mozambique will give you a taste of the culture. If you stay in one of the regions of the Quilalae region near Ibo Island, you will stay in accommodations whose architecture is inspired by the local culture as you enjoy the breeze of the sweeping waves.
Mauritius in Southern Africa is also set near the Indian Ocean and along the serene waters lies the beautiful coral reefs and beautiful sand beaches.
You will get to enjoy amazing water sports like snorkeling, windsurfing, and parasailing during your day tours on your African safari.
The best time to visit Mauritius for your Africa honeymoon is from June to September. However, the East Coast is cold between July and August.
The good weather and seasons in the region are best for activities such as having a sunset cruise as you sail on the catamarans.
There are various world-class trip lodges of world class in Mauritius especially at the coastline that will allow you to easily do various activities on day tours.
Botswana in Southern Africa is the perfect honeymoon destination for couples who would like to enjoy an experience that is away from the world.
Africa honeymoon destinations in Botswana are quiet and dreamy and below, we look at some of the destinations to go to on your honeymoon to Botswana during an African safari.
Chobe National Park in Botswana is among the most visited wildlife destinations in Botswana. The park will give you a lot of wildlife views and also the breathtaking vegetation that will leave you mesmerized.
Okavango Delta is a place to lock yourself in serene isolation where you will explore a pure African wilderness.
While at Okavango Delta in Botswana, you can enjoy amazing scenery, game drives and so many activities that will give you a lot of memories to carry back home.
Meet numerous animals at the Okavango Delta for example the Lions, Buffaloes, Elephants, Zebras, Antelopes, and many others.
Botswana sits in a favorable position with a conducive climate that will allow you great experiences in destinations like Chobe National Park, Okavango Delta, and Moremi Game Reserve.
African honeymoon safaris in Botswana are however great in the cool environment without rainfall. In the dry season game viewing is great as different animals gather around the remaining water sources to drink water.
Botswana offers exclusive lodges for your Africa honeymoon and you will be able to enjoy the amazing solitude with your loved one.
Our professional team will assist you in getting the best accommodation facility for your African honeymoon adventure in Botswana.
Madagascar is known as an amazing fairyland that is among the best African honeymoon places.
There are various nature reserves in this region with beautiful islands and sand beaches that will give you the chance to enjoy amazing activities during your Africa honeymoon on your amazing day tours.
Top attractions and places you can visit in Madagascar during your honeymoon include Nosy Tanikely National Park, Hinterland, Nosy Iraja, Lokobe National Park, and Lemuria Land.
In these places, enjoy amazing activities like snorkeling, scuba diving, and strolling around beaches.
Some of the best accommodations in Madagascar include Nosey Lodge, L’Heure Bleue, and Anjiamarango Beach Resort.
Mahe is the largest Island found in Seychelles and it is decorated with golden sand at its water shores and azure waters. It is among the top honeymoon endpoints in Africa with a rare beauty that will give more meaning to your honeymoon experiences on your African safari.
Moments with your loved one at Seychelles will allow you to enjoy very memorable adventures like exploring marine life.
The best time to go for a Seychelles honeymoon is from July to September, although any time of the year will also reward you greatly.
Your tour operator can help find you the best accommodation facility for your African honeymoon holiday in Seychelles.
However, some of the best accommodations in Seychelles include Anantara Maia Seychelles Villas, Fishermans Cove Resort, Avani Barbarons Seychelles Resort & Spa, and Four Seasons Resort Seychelles among others.
Tunisia in Northern Africa is found in the Saharan region, a beautiful place to enjoy authentic honeymoon adventures in Africa.
Enjoy experiences at the Bardo National Museum, Sousse Archaeological Museum, and Al-Zaytuna Mosque during your Tunisia safari.
Some of the things to do on your Africa honeymoon adventures in Tunisia are visiting the archeological Museums, the Antonine baths, and the city of Douz which is a Gateway to the Sahara Desert.
The best time to visit Tunisia during your African safari is from April to June.
Some of the most preferred honeymoon accommodations in Tunisia include the Four Seasons Safari Lodge and Konokono Beach Resort.
Exploring the desert, especially on a hot air balloon safari will make some of your most beautiful moments on your honeymoon in Namibia.
Sossusvlei protects the tallest dunes in the world and watching them will give you a magical experience.
While on your African honeymoon to Sossusvlei, you may visit the Deadvlei, Dune 45, Big Daddy Dune, Namib Desert, Hidden Vlei, and Sesriem Canyon.
Enjoy walking safaris in these destinations, watch the beautiful sunrise or sunset, and do hot air balloon safaris.
Namibia offers great places to stay during your safari and some of the best lodges include Desert Hills Lodge, Soft Adventure Camp, Desert Camp, and Desert Quiver Camp among others.
Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda, East Africa
Rwanda is a country in East Africa adorned with various beautiful hills making it dubbed the “land of a thousand hills”.
These stunning landscapes of beautiful hills are home to some of the most globally endangered animals like Mountain Gorillas and Golden Monkeys.
Couples on an African honeymoon in Rwanda, East Africa can enjoy Gorilla tracking in Volcanoes National Park, an experience that will bring them close to the amazing giant primates.
Alternatively, you could have a community or cultural visit to explore the different people and learn about their ways.
The best time to visit Rwanda in East Africa for a safari is also in the dry months from June to September.
At Prime Safaris and Tours, we have professional personnel who can carefully curate a customized safari honeymoon itinerary to an African destination of your choice. We deliver a package itinerary surrounding your preferences and the safari experiences that you would like to have.
Kenya honeymoons in East Africa are more of safaris than holidays on the coast. However, being a coastal country, you can combine both experiences for a more adventurous safari experience during your African honeymoon safari.
Additionally, this 7 days honeymoon package to Kenya will also allow you to explore the Samburu tribe and their amazing culture. A Samburu guide will lead you to hike the Sambuku Five as you view the beautiful nature around you.
This 9-day itinerary package is designed to let you explore South Africa, Cape Town, and Kruger National Park.
Anticipate to be accommodated in luxury hotels where you will enjoy amazing safari activities in Cape Town and Kruger Park.
This itinerary is great if you long for an exciting journey that combines the exciting safari experiences of wildlife in Kruger Park, Cape wine tours, and awe-inspiring scenic viewing in Cape Town.
A honeymoon that combines a journey to Selous Game Reserve and Zanzibar Island is a great adventure!
Selous Game Reserve is a UNESCO World Heritage Site with exciting wildlife viewing adventures. At Zanzibar in East Africa, this itinerary will allow you to renew your vows if you wish to and it is one of our favorite wildlife and beach honeymoon combinations.
You will explore Selous Game Reserve through walking safaris and thereafter enjoy the comfort of one of the accommodations, probably a fly camp.
The sunset cruises and game drives of this package are also a great opportunity to watch various animals on your African safari.
Depending on your most preferred destination, you may do Gorilla tracking in either Uganda or Rwanda, both in East Africa enjoy the hot air balloon safaris to explore the various wildlife in Masai Mara. You will then go to explore Zanzibar where you will swim with the sharks.
The amazing 12 days honeymoon package that leads you to Kenya and Zanzibar in East Africa will grant you the phenomenal safari experience of the islands, beautiful coastal beaches, the wildlife at Masai Mara Wildlife Reserve, and other amazing wildlife viewing destinations where you will be impressed at a large number of wild cats, enormous herbivores, and great sceneries including the sunset.
Thus, some of the amazing activities to anticipate in these destinations of East Africa are the morning and evening game drives, bush walks guided by the Masai Mara warriors, and a candle-lit dinner under the sky.
This 12 days package itinerary combines a trip to the Northern Tanzania circuit and the Zanzibar coast in East Africa.
You will enjoy amazing game drives in national parks like Serengeti and scenic game drives to view the Ngorongoro Crater. Get to view large herds of Elephants in Tarangire plus various primates and birds living in forests.
This package will also allow you to explore the lovely Zanzibar beaches and the many Islands that surround the area.
If you wish to, you may also visit Stone Town to learn about the slave history and the culture of the current inhabitants.
Your 13-day itinerary to South Africa will lead you to Cape Town, the wineries, and wildlife destinations like Kruger National Park.
Apart from the Cape Town visit, you will also visit the Zimbabwe Victoria Falls, the world’s biggest waterfall, and get the chance to spend some time at the Chobe River.
Expect to be treated to a luxury experience as you rest in the beautiful luxury hotels of Cape Town, Kruger Park, or Victoria Falls and prepare for more adventures.
Other amazing packages to explore on your Africa honeymoon holidays include
Yes, an African safari is good for a honeymoon. The unique safari experiences take you beyond the scenic sandy beaches of the coast and lead you to wildlife viewing on game drives in some of the amazing parks where you will see the big five like Lions, Leopards, Buffaloes, Elephants, and Rhinos.
Africa safaris are best in the dry months of the dry season. These are mostly from June to August and December to March.
An African safari vacation cost varies according to various factors the major one being whether you take a luxury, midrange, or budget safari.
Other factors may include the length of your safari, the places where you go to visit, park entrance fees, choice of accommodation, and activities that you plan to do on your African safari trip.
Your tour operator will help you plan for a beautiful honeymoon itinerary that suits your African safari budget.
According to a survey by the World Expo, a South Africa honeymoon will cost about R5 000 to R15 000. This excludes both the long and short flight, visa, and costs of personal necessities among others to Cape Town, Kruger Park, or any other safari destinations in the country.
However, various factors may make you spend less or more than the estimated cost and these include the period of your honeymoon stay, choice of accommodation, whether you are using a tour operator or not, and the safari activities that you would like to experience.
You can get the best honeymoon package by having one curated for you by your travel agent or tour company. By explaining your interests to your trusted tour operator, you will get the best honeymoon package for your African safari.
Kenya is a great honeymoon destination where you will enjoy the views of the many beautiful beaches while you also explore various wildlife through game drives, walking safaris, and boat cruises.
Also, explore the different cultures and local cuisine of the Kenyan people to enjoy more authentic honeymoon experiences.
Various African countries host amazing honeymoon experiences for beautiful memories to keep. The best countries for your honeymoon in Africa include among others South Africa (Cape Town), Kenya, Seychelles, Tanzania, Mozambique, Uganda, Rwanda, Zimbabwe, and Morocco.
The top most romantic places in Africa include the Winelands in Cape Town of South Africa, the Masai Mara of Kenya which you can easily view on a hot air balloon, and the coastal islands of Mozambique.
Zanzibar in Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda, Seychelles, Mauritius, Zimbabwe, Zambia, and Morocco are also some other romantic destinations that you can visit on your African honeymoon.
Yes, 10 days is enough in South Africa, a period in which you can explore the country extensively. You can visit the Winelands of Cape Town, explore Kruger National Park to find the big five animals, visit the various beaches of the coast, and also enjoy the local culture and cuisines.
Yes, you can plan a honeymoon in Winelands in Cape Town, South Africa as it is among the best places in Africa to go on your African safari. You will explore the vintage wine cellars and the amazing buildings influenced by French Architecture.
While at Victoria Falls for your honeymoon holidays, you can enjoy scenic views, game drives at Chobe National Park, White water rafting, or a Helicopter ride over the waterfalls during your African safari.
Madagascar is one of the most ideal destinations to visit on your Africa honeymoon. You will enjoy the beautiful beaches, lodges, and wild nature around for your African safari.
Uganda, Rwanda, Kenya, Mozambique, Namibia, and Zambia are among the cheapest places to visit in Africa.
A great honeymoon in Africa should take at least 7 to 10 days. This will allow us to explore most of the destinations fully.
On your safari to Africa for a honeymoon, carry your most important items like travel documents, sunscreen lotion, the right attire, insect repellent, sunglasses, and a complimentary bottle for drinking water among others.
Conclusively, Africa offers great honeymoon experiences mostly combining a wildlife safari and beach holidays for couples. Choosing the right destination will however depend on the safari experiences that you would like to have.
Let us help you curate the best Africa honeymoon itinerary with unbeatable value that will give you your dream trip and memories to last a lifetime! Book your trip today!