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Friday, July 27, 2018

Best South African Honeymoon Destinations

Best places in South Africa for Honeymoon Holidays

For newlyweds, choosing the perfect honeymoon destination can be problematic. Some couples prefer traditional rest and relaxation at a sun-drenched beach location, whilst others pine for something a little more adventurous.

Luckily, South Africa offers both and each year a growing number of starry-eyed lovers head to the ‘cradle of humankind’ to experience its rich culture, diversity and beauty in grand style. With an array of fantastic destinations, South Africa will make your nuptial holiday a memorable one.

South Africa offers an exciting and romantic honeymoon experience that is unrivaled anywhere in the world. With a safari in Kruger National Park, beautiful evenings in Cape Town and the Cape Winelands to choose from, you will have plenty of fun and the memories will last a life time.

Here are our top South African honeymoon destinations:

Kruger National Park

Kick off your day with a safari in Kruger National Park, one of the best safari parks in Africa, and be dazzled with the majestic sights of the wildlife; then enjoy a romantic night dining under the dark starry skies. Just by Kruger Park you will find the Sabi Sand and Timbavati Reserves where you can lodge in comfort-just be sure to check availability and find an accommodation option that suits your budget at safari travel specialist sites like

Though the lodges are quite different to what you might expect, the warm hospitality and friendliness of the people will make you feel right at home.

Elephant Plains Game Lodge

Honeymoon ideas in South Africa

For couples who may have spent a bit too much on the wedding reception, Elephant Plains Game Lodge and Arathusa Safari lodge are ideal lodges you will want to stay at. For those who prefer more luxury dwellings, Kings Camp, Chitwa Game Lodge and Leopard Hills Game Lodge offer exquisitely- furnished safari lodges that provide all the amenities tourists require.

Cape Town

Cape Town is a magnificent city and no trip to South Africa would truly be complete without making a visit. Its rich history, excellent landscapes, breath-taking beaches and unique vibrancy make it one of Africa’s leading gems.

From hiking Table Mountain to relaxing on Boulders Beach, there’s so much to see, do and experience in Cape Town so make sure you set aside at least a few days so you can take it all in.

Cape Winesland

Spending a few nights in Cape Winesland is also a great idea for newlyweds. It is home to Stellenbosch, which boasts of some of the finest vineyards in the country, as well as Franschhoek, the gourmet capital of South Africa.

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