Africa, a continent full of natural wealth, attracts many tourists every year. It also has perfect places where couples can start their married life. A honeymoon in Africa could for example be spent in these countries with the magnificent places that we present to you.
Newlyweds can choose to spend their honeymoon in Mozambique. The country is home to one of the most exotic archipelagos, that of Bazaruto. Boasting rich coral islands, turquoise waters and sandy beaches, Mozambique is also one of the best dive sites in Africa. In this country of southern Africa, bride and groom can visit in addition to the archipelago of Bazaruto, the national park of Gorogonsa. But above all, they can go to the Quirimbas Islands or explore the beaches of Matemo. According to tourist information about the country, it is advisable to visit Mozambique between May and November to enjoy good times.
Seychelles and Kenya
Another popular archipelago in Africa, the Seychelles. Its magnificent islands, beaches and nature reserves are an ideal setting for couples. The latter can take advantage of these assets to launch their Marian life. It is advisable once in the Seychelles to take full advantage of the exotic beach of Gran Ansé on the island of Praslin. Bride and groom can also go scuba diving in Victoria or enjoy rock climbing in Mahe.
Between April and May, October and November, the archipelago is ready to welcome you. Tunisia also has perfect places for a honeymoon. The bride and groom can visit the Bardo National Museum, the Sousse Archaeological Museum or the Al-Zaytuna Mosque. Located along the Mediterranean coast, in the heart of the Saharan paradise, Tunisia can be chosen by couples who wish to spend a holiday of sun, sand and sea between April and June.
Due to the increase in safari honeymoon trend and being rich in flora and fauna, Kenya has now become one of the best honeymoon destinations in Africa. Popular for its wildlife safaris and the world famous Maasai Mara National Park, Kenya is a perfect combination of mountainous highlands, grasslands and lakes. Bride and groom can visit Lake Nakuru, Tsavo National Park or enjoy camping at Samburu National Reserve from June to October.
Tanzania and Egypt
Tanzania can also be chosen for a honeymoon. The country has some of the most offbeat and adventurous places for couples to visit. Home to the iconic Serengeti National Park, majestic Kilimanjaro and the exotic islands of Zanzibar, Tanzania attracts many ‘honeymooners due to the presence of the Big Five – elephants, rhinos, lions, leopards and buffaloes’, according to reports tourism in the country.
In West Africa, The Gambia can also host a honeymoon destination. Due to its long stretch of exotic golden sandy beaches, The Gambia is one of the most popular birdwatching destinations. Couples can visit Abuko Nature Reserve, Kachikally Museum, Crocodile Pool and Kiang West National Park here.
In Malawi, the bride and groom are advised to go kayaking, snorkeling or diving, possibilities offered by Lake Malawi. The country is very popular with hikers. It is also a good place for couples wishing to enjoy time at the beach. They can especially carry out safaris.
The city of Cape Town in South Africa, Madagascar and the city of Sharm El Sheikh in Egypt also have special places for a honeymoon. The first is appreciated for its cultural richness, the second for its crystal clear beaches and the third for its magnificent location between the Sinai mountains and the Red Sea.*