While destinations such as Paris, Caribbean and Maldives have become synonymous with honeymoons, on the other hand, a lot more still awaits you out there to explore with your dear one. After your special day, Uganda is that one East African state you need to consider a must to explore with your dear one and you will be filled with memories. With a lot more that await for you discover, you therefore have so many reasons to consider Uganda safari honeymoon on your post wedding list.
Spectacular Lakes and Ssese Islands
With about one quarter of this country’s surface area filled with expansive wetlands ranging from inland seas to mysterious marshy extensive Lake Kyoga, Uganda is undoubtedly one of the best honeymoon destination yet not fully explored by many. On the other hand, the northwestern 3rd of Lake Victoria- the second largest fresh water body, all straddles within the Pearl of Africa and comes with variety of beautiful beaches for you to relax and chill out with your dear one whereas the scenic Lake Albert covers 150 kilometers and Edward 80 kilometers all of which lie on the Albertine rift valley floor just at the border between Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). As you head to Southwestern Uganda, there straddles yet another remarkably the most scenic Lake Bunyonyi-a renowned ‘land of little of birds’ with over 29 spectacular islands all confined in it.
This water body, is undoubtedly one of the very one most developing destinations in this country that is also worth visiting for your honeymoon. Besides, there over 200 expansive Crater Lakes which expand northward from Queen Elizabeth National Park to Fort Portal covering some parts of beautiful Kibale National Park. In addition, the beauty of Lake Victoria is incomparable with Ssese Archipelago, that consists of about 84 distinct islands both large and small all widely distributed in this stunning waterbody and they offer authentic and memorable experiences.
Ideal weather and climatic conditions
Uganda is strategically located at Equator and its weather and climate is ever ideal all year round. Where else can you enjoy that mild kind of sun shine if not Uganda? This alone is a rare attraction you shouldn’t miss out and besides, pay a visit to Equator point in Mbarara or Queen Elizabeth National Park. This country comprises of almost all kinds of climate ranging from tropical to semi desert. Generally, Uganda is a tropical destination which to many is one most favorable areas for them to relax and chill out with their dear ones. Its climate has been modified by not just its strategic location at Equator but also existence of many tropical rainforests and waterbodies.
Hotels and lodges
For any memorable honeymoon holiday to be complete, there must be that special hotel or lodge for you relax and chill from. That said, Uganda indeed features a great deal of honeymoon lodges and hotels that leave honeymooners with mesmerizing memories. And the fact that honeymoon vacations are some of our areas of interest and with the best experience that we have, our hotel and lodge selection expect an ever lasting memories. Most of them are distributed in town area while others in the national parks. The best hotels and lodging options in Uganda for your honeymoon holiday include Mihingo safari lodge in Lake Mburo National Park, The Wild Waters Lodge on the source of Nile in Jinja, Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge, Sanctuary gorilla forest camp, Chameleon hill lodge all in Bwindi National Park, Bird Nest Resort in Lake Bunyonyi, Mweya Safari Lodge, Ishasha Wilderness Camp in Queen Elizabeth National Park, Chobe Safari Lodge in Murchison Falls National Park, Equator snow lodge in Rwenzori Mountains ranges, Papaya Lake Lodge, Kyaninga lodge in Kibale National Park, Pineapple Bay Resort in Bulago island a mention but a few.
Uganda is a true wilderness destination
One way for you to have a memorable honeymoon holiday is simply go and relax in the wild. Uganda is a home to 10 national parks and several other protected areas all of which offer you opportunity to interact with nature. While here, you get opportunity to discover the country’s biodiversity not only its sprawling thorn bush savannas that comes with lots of antelopes, buffaloes, elephants, giraffes and many more but also stunning tropical rainforests a mention but a few. Uganda’s beautiful parks for your honeymoon holiday include Murchison Falls National Park-the country’s largest park which comes with intense wildlife species for you enjoy; Queen Elizabeth National Park, Kidepo Valley National Park-a true wilderness paradise, Bwindi National Park and Mgahinga National Park-a home to rare mountain gorillas, Kibale Forest National Park, Lake Mburo National Park and many others.
Variety of wildlife
Uganda is a home to many wildlife species and they are worth interacting with on your honeymoon holiday. A honeymoon in the wilderness is the rarest experience you need to think of after your wedding. This country offers refuge to diverse wildlife species including over 480 rare mountain gorillas, 5000 chimpanzees, 1074 distinct bird species, countless monkey species, antelopes, giraffes, elephants, buffaloes, lions, leopards a mention but a few.
Uganda is Africa’s friendliest country
The reputation of this country lies on its being the friendliest African state which comes from hospitality and diversity in cultures as well as low level of crime and hassle on visitors. Ugandans are warm welcoming people, humble and easy to interact with thus less stress when it comes to communication.
Uganda is an affordable destination
In most instances, when people think of a honeymoon vacation, the first thing that scares them is the cost of being there. Amazingly, Uganda is that one affordable safari destination you need to consider on your post wedding list and you won’t regret in life. A honeymoon vacation in this country covers all kinds of interests.
In conclusion, with variety in offer, Uganda isn’t only for wildlife safaris but also an incredible honeymoon destination. To chill and relax out after your wedding, consider this country a must to include in your travel plan and you will be filled with lots of memories.