Our favourite luxury safari honeymoon destinations
There’s no denying that the classic romance of safari makes for a truly unforgettable honeymoon. No need to ever question, “how do I plan a honeymoon on safari”, we have a wealth of experience planning the perfect getaway to celebrate your nuptials. To take some of the hassle out of your preparations, we have put together our top destinations for an African safari honeymoon as well as a selection of packages.
Think postcard-perfect landscapes, luxurious hideaways, iconic wildlife, private picnics, star-studded dinners, rose petal bubble baths, celebratory sundowners, couple’s massages and the inescapable romance of Africa.
The ultimate romantic escape, Tanzania is Africa’s visual masterpiece and a spectacular honeymoon destination. Be captivated by the thundering of the Great Migration, float over the Serengeti in a hot air balloon and romance in the wild under canvas. Brimming with natural splendour, seductive beaches, quaint towns, archaeological sites and rich culture, this bush and beach destination will leave you spellbound.
An unforgettable honeymoon destination, South Africa boasts a truly exhilarating Big Five safari, extraordinary adventure activities, rich cultural heritage, and unique history. Enjoy Champagne breakfasts, dynamic sunsets, al fresco showers, guided nature walks and luxurious lodges. Sleep under twinkling stars in a treehouse, take a dip in your private plunge pool, soak in a bathtub with a view, unwind with a soothing couples spa treatment and participate in insightful conservation experiences.
The most revered of Africa’s safari destinations, Kenya is a honeymooner’s dream. Brimming with romance, thrill, and adventure – nothing says ‘romantic safari’ quite like a Kenyan safari, the iconic destination where the famed ‘Out of Africa’ was born. Be captivated by breathtaking natural beauty in one of the most unspoiled places on earth, and enjoy your time together on game drives, bush dinners under a blanket of stars and dreamy days in intimate accommodation.
Famed as a wildlife haven with spectacular natural beauty, a honeymoon in Botswana is like no other. Exuding romance and adventure, this destination that boasts the ‘Jewel of the Kalahari’, the shimmering Okavango Delta, will entice you with vast wilderness, floating sundowners and peaceful mokoro rides in a watery wonderland. Tented romance unfolds onto starry skies, blazing sunsets, candlelit dinners, unhurried picnics on remote islands and intimate moments.