Honeymoon in Africa
Africa always had a certain mystery that makes it the ultimate honeymoon destination. Imagine an outdoors candellit dinner for two, served in total seclusion, right in the heart of the African wilderness. Or lazing back after a day of spotting the big five, staring at the stars without a care in the world, listening to the call of the wild. This is the reality of an Africa honeymoon. When you combine wilderness with a tropical island such as Zanzibar, Lamu or Mozambique, it certainly will make your honeymoon a dream come true.
To give you an idea how a perfect honeymoon in Africa can look like please have a look at this. But please keep in mind that every honeymoon can be made to your wishes and budget.
Day 1 Johannesburg
After arrival at Johannesburg International Airport you will be met and taken to the Grace Hotel. Set in the heart of stylish Rosebank, a tree-lined cosmopolitan suburb rich in eclectic restaurants, shopping centres, cinemas and culture, The Grace Hotel offers easy access to most prominent business and cultural museums, as well as the International airport. The Grace is a fabulous and chic hotel with a lot of free services - and free massage upon arrival. The hotel has an enclosed sky bridge that links The Grace to the Rosebank Mall, perfect for the avid curio shopper, while the unique 4th floor garden terrace and pool deck offers refuge for those who prefer to bask in the African sunshine or sip a refreshing drinkl alongside the pool.
Accommodation: with only 73 rooms, The Grace is a sophisticated boutique styled hotel with the highest standards of personal service and luxury.
day 2 - day 5 Victoria Falls Zambia
After breakfast you will be guided to the airport for your flight to Victoria Falls in Zambia. The Victoria Falls are truly one of the most spectacular wonders of the world. The local people call it "Mosi-oa-Tunya" --' the smoke that thunders''. There is a magic about them manifested in the towering column of spray when the river is high, the thunder of the falling water, the terrifying abyss and tranquil lagoons upstream in which hippo and crocodiles lurk. The Victoria falls are 1708 meters wide, making it the largest curtain of water in the world. It drops between 90m and 107m into the Zambezi Gorg. These days, you will be visiting the Victoria Falls, but also make an exciting elephant back safari and a fascinating and romantic Zambezi sunset cruise.
Accommodation: The Stanley and Livingstone is situated on a gorgeous 6000-acre private estate, just 10 minutes from Victoria Falls, this small luxury hotel offers 10 exquisitely furnished suites, all of which are air-conditioned and equipped with satellite TV. Each suite has its own patio which looks out onto lush, tropical gardens and shimmering ponds. The swimming pool and outdoor recreation area provide guests with the opportunity to soak up the sun and scenery just metres from the African bush. The tranquil environment is complimented by the natural thatch and brick used throughout the hotel.
Day 7 - Day 12 Romantic Londo Lodge Mozambique
Early in the morning you will depart for your flight to Johannesburg and onward flight to Maputo and onwards to Londo Lodge. Londo Lodge is an intimate, owner-run boutique beach lodge on a peninsula looking over Pemba Bay, on the southern border of Mozambique’s Quirimbas National Park. The bay is one of the largest bays in the world and It offers the opportunity to enjoy the turquoise waters and the largely unexplored reefs of this part of Mozambique, and to explore the bush of the national park. This unique lodge is a simple but equisite place for those who like to relax, eat good food and to enjoy scuba diving. Staff will pamper you and a stay in this lodge will guarantee you a tranquil but lovely time.
Accommodation: Londo Lodge consists of six luxury villas to guarantee full exclusivity and privacy. Breathtaking sunset views over the Pemba bay area, delicious seafood, superb diving, immaculate service and true romance; experience the ultimate. Londo Lodge is an amazing combination of modern luxury with traditional building. Each ocean-view villa is built on a 7 meter high cliff overlooking the majestic Pemba bay.
Day 13 Return to JohannesburgToday you will return to either Johannesburg or to Nairobi and onwards home.