Celebrating your honeymoon/new marriage in East Africa is a best experience you can ever have. A cocktail of various activities and attractions across countries both relaxed and adventurous will not leave you the same. Combine bush and beach experiences in East Africa to explore national parks, mountains and sandy beaches along the coast is undeniably a lifetime experience. Celebrate your honeymoon in the heart of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park for gorilla trekking, go game viewing in open savannah of Kenya and Tanzania and chill on the white sandy beaches is a great combination.
Trek mountain gorillas in Bwindi Forest
Together with your lovely partner, go to trek the endangered mountain gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. Gorilla trekking is the best wildlife experience which the new marrieds enjoy. You will get a chance to trek one of the 20 habituated gorilla groups in Bwindi Forest, and buy two gorilla permits each at $700 from Uganda Wildlife Authority. Trekking gorillas in Uganda is quite cheaper compared to the neighboring Rwanda. If you want to spend more time with the gorillas, book experimental gorilla habituation experience, which allows spending 4 hours with the endangered gorilla family. Other places to trek gorillas in Eat Africa include Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda, Mgahinga Gorilla National Park in Uganda and Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Enjoy a hike to the summit of the active Nyiragongo volcano for a great adventurous experience. Crawling on the slopes of Mount Nyiragongo while holding the soft hands of your lover is a miraculous experience. Nyiragongo volcano is located in the heart of Virunga National park in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The summit of the volcano shelters a largest Larva lake, which glows at night. A three Days Nyiragongo volcano hike is a suitable package for you. You will spend a night on the slopes of the volcano to enjoy a glow clearly seen at night. Nyiragongo is the one of the 8 volcanoes in the Virunga Conservation Area.
Chimpanzee trekking / canopy walk in Nyungwe Forest
Go chimpanzee trekking in Nyungwe Forest National Park in southwestern Rwanda. Chimpanzee trekking either Cyamudongo forest or in the major forest. Chimpanzees are the close relatives of people who share over 99% of human genes. You will spend an hour with the chimpanzees to learn on their human like characters and enjoy their lifestyles. Chimpanzee trekking in Nyungwe Forest national park is complemented with a canopy walk for great aerial views.
Game viewing in Masai Mara National Park
Game viewing in the savannah plains of Masai Mara National park is a not miss on your honeymoon safari in East Africa. A hot air balloon offers you aerial views of numerous wild animals feeding in Masai Mara National Park. The park is known to have a high concentration of wild animals which include Leopards, Giraffes, Lions, Buffalos, Giraffes, Wildebeest, Rhinos, waterbucks, bushbucks, Topis, Elands, Spotted hyenas, Thomson’s gazelles, Impalas, Reedbucks and warthogs among others. Game viewing is done all year round but September and October is the best time to se wildebeest migration.
Beach holidays in Tanzania
Relax and hill on the white sandy beaches of Tanzania to refresh your mind from the anxiety of primate trekking and game viewing. Top beaches in Tanzania include Unguja beach the house of wonders, Paje beach the center of Kite surfing and lagoons, Kendwa beach for scuba diving ad reef safaris, Jambiani beach for kite surfing and snorkeling, Kiwengwa beach for Masai, reef safaris and kitesurfing, Matemwe beach for snorkeling and reef safaris. Enjoy lots of luxury activities at the beach such as scuba diving, swimming, horse riding, volleyball, sunbathing, snorkeling, wind surfing and nature walks.
White water rafting at the source of River Nile
Enjoy a boat cruise rafting on the 4 and 5 grade rapids of River Nile in Jinja, Uganda for a greater adventurous experience. White water rafting is the best way to escape busy town and a best weekend gateway for a newly married couple. Travelers are first briefed on how to swim and keep clam when the boat hits a rock. Also, remember to carry changing clothes as you will definitely get wet. You can choose to do a half or full day rafting.
A walk through a quite forest is a best way to enjoy your new love life. Hold your partners hand and enjoy the quietness of the natural forest especially in Uganda and Rwanda. Forest walking is the best way to explore all the hidden treasures in the jungle. Hike to the waterfalls of Nyungwe forest or the Ngarama cave in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park. The sweet melodies of birds above you are magical. East Africa offers the best honeymoon safari holidays. A combination of bush and beach experiences will initiate you in the best marriage ever!