The Best Tours and Safaris for a Honeymoon in Africa

Although Africa is becoming more and more popular among honeymoon couples, much of the continent remains a mystery, where an adventure awaits. It’s a place that is even more beautiful than in the movies, and can be one of the most romantic places on the planet for your first trip as newlyweds.

Africa is a real treasure, with a wide variety of cultures and peoples who all have wonderful customs and stories, not to mention all the spectacular wildlife. Is it your dream to tour and safari around Africa? Here are our top recommendations for navigate the country.

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Photo: Robin Pope Safari

Tanganyika Wilderness Camps

In Tanganyika, Tanzania, safaris are a specialty, especially ‘The Great Migration’, ‘At the foot of Kilimanjaro’ and ‘The best of Tangakyka’, which comb the area in depth. Kilimanjaro, Serengeti, Tarangire, the Ngorongoro highlands and Ngorongoro are must-visits. There is a plethora of camps and luxury lodges where you can relax after a long day of safari to enjoy the exuberant nature, as well as Mobile Camps that you can take with you and set up anywhere.

Tanganyika Wilderness Camps

Photo: Tanganyika Wilderness Camps

Authentic Madagascar Tours

As both an island and a country, Madagascar is one of Africa’s most delightful assets – it’s a true oasis of nature and freshness. The professionals of Authentic Madagascar Tours are the best option to explore all the wonders and specialties of this charming Eden.

With six types of tours, including cruises and immersions of nature, the discovery of Madagascar will feel like a movie adventure. Whether you’re curious to learn about new cultures and customs, or an athlete who is looking for challenging hikes and activities – there is something for everyone in beautiful Madagascar.

Robin Pope Safari

This company operates in Zambia, Malawi and Zimbabwe, and also focuses on safaris. However, these tend to be included within large circuits that fully delve into each of their countries, with many routes on foot. Their greatest offers and experiences are located around the Luangwa River in Zambia and the Great Rift Valley of Malawi, and with them you can visit unique destinations such as Victoria Falls and Mana Polls National Park.

The trips are rounded off with the best lodges of the three countries, which mix the characteristics of a rural environment with the sophistication and comfort of five-star luxury. The Nkwali or the Mkulumadzi are examples that effortlessly combine luxury and nature in the middle of virgin landscapes.

Robin Pope Safari
Photo: Robin Pope Safari
Robin Pope Safari
Photo: Robin Pope Safari

Safari Aktuell

This German company makes the most its settlement in Africa to provide dream safaris in Botswana, Kenya, Namibia, Uganda, Rwanda, Tanzania, Zambia and Madagascar. In addition, one of its star services consists of adapting trips to honeymooners. The impeccable panorama of the vast and wild continent, the combination of adventure, exploration and comfort is blended with a touch of romance for couples to enjoy their honeymoon.

Malawian Style

Despite the name of this company, Malawian Style extends its range of activities around Malawi towards Zambia. It doesn’t exclusively just offer safaris, but multiple activities involving adventure and nature, thanks to the inclusion of vast and beautiful natural parks. From sports activities, such as rafting and cycling, to experiences where relaxation takes priority. Their key destinations include Cape Maclean or Kafue National Park.

One of the great strengths of this company is, without a doubt, their total commitment to honeymoon couples. With their packages of Malawi and Zambia or the Safari Honeymoon, you can enjoy the best of Africa hand-in-hand with your loved one.

Malawian Style
Photo: Malawian Style

Dreamkatcher

Changing the panorama completely, Dreamkatcher focuses on the organisation of day trips to the nearest islands of Mauritius. Leaving from Cap Malheureux, these excursions are designed to be enjoyed in the midst of tranquility, with the possibility of renting catamarans exclusively for couples. Enter a paradise of crystal clear water less crowded than Mauritius itself. They also organise weddings, so they are accustomed to the exclusive treatment that couples in love deserve.

Dreamkatcher
Photo: Dreamkatcher

Visiting Africa without experiencing a safari or relaxing in a lodge seems crazy. With these tour professionals on your side, any adventure on the continent will ooze magic, excitement and romance, paired with luxury accommodation for a complete honeymoon experience.

For more information on booking your perfect honeymoon see below:

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