Destinations for honeymoon in Uganda : There are many destinations for couples to choose to have their honeymoon around they include the following;

  1. Ssesse islands

The Ssesse islands are located on Lake Victoria and are the ideal location to have a honeymoon by the water shores.

These islands are on the north western shores of Lake Victoria and can be accessed by boat from Entebbe and another way to get to the Ssesse island is by taking the ferry from Bukakata landing site. The ferry carries both humans and other cargo.

Staying in one of the different hotels on Ssesse islands by the white sands provides the ultimate getaway and serene environment t sit and relax with your loved one during a honeymoon in Uganda.  Couples can also enjoy sunset boat cruises, beach walks and nature walks during their stay on the island.

  1. Fort Portal

Fort portal town is among the beautiful destinations nestled in western Uganda and there are many places to visit around the town.

There are many beautiful landscapes surrounding Fort Portal including crater lakes. The calm and scenic beauty of Fort Portal is part of what makes it an ideal destination to have a honeymoon when in Uganda.

Different activities can also be done when visiting Fort Portal and during a honeymoon, couples can engage in experiences such as chimpanzee trekking, nature walks, boat rides, visiting the Tooro palace, short hikes, cultural tours and so much more.

The nature of the weather in Fort Portal also makes it cozy and ideal for a more relaxing stay in the different hotels around the town.

  1. Lake Bunyonyi

Lake Bunyonyi is among the best places for a relaxing tour and it is also the second deepest lake in Africa.

The lake is also known for having over 29 islands and Lake Bunyonyi is also surrounded by scenic terraced hills. Among the activities that couples can take part in around the lake include swimming, canoe rides to the different islands, walks by the lake shores, sightseeing with a local guide, zip lining, visiting the local communities.

Couples can also book their stay at one of the many lodges around the islands of Bunyonyi which provide seclusion and comfortable stays during a honeymoon on Lake Bunyonyi.

  1. Jinja

Jinja is a town in the eastern part of Uganda which is an ideal destination for more adventurous honeymooners visiting the country.

A variety of activities are carried out around Jinja and couples can engage in boat rides on the source of the Nile, horse rides by the River Nile, white water rafting, craft shopping in Jinja town, bungee jumping, tubing on the Nile, kayaking, biking among others.

Couples on honeymoon in Jinja can also enjoy picnics by the Nile and watching the sunset over the Nile during their honeymoon. The hidden gems around the town are also worth exploring when visiting Jinja and the hotels also provide the perfect escape from the busy city life.

  1. Murchison falls national park

Murchison falls national park is among the best destinations for a honeymoon in the wilderness when visiting Uganda.

There are many wildlife species which can be seen when exploring the savannah plains of Murchison falls national park which also offers a number of activities to be enjoyed by honeymoon couples including breakfast by the falls, bush breakfasts, picnic lunches overlooking the savannah, viewing of the Murchison falls, hiking to the top of the falls, game drives and also nature walks bringing you closer to the natural surroundings and enjoying close wildlife encounters.

Couples can also book their stay in one of the hotels by the Nile during their honeymoon in Murchison falls national park and enjoy an unforgettable stay in the wild.

  1. Queen Elizabeth national park

Queen Elizabeth national park is another destination to visit to enjoy a honeymoon in the wild during a safari in Uganda.

The national park is located in south western Uganda and is home to unique attractions including a variety of wildlife species such as lions, elephants, buffalos, antelopes, leopards among others which can be seen during a private game drive in the park.

Destinations for honeymoon in Uganda

Couples can also enjoy a romantic dinner overlooking the plains of Queen Elizabeth national park or take part in a boat cruise on the Kazinga channel when visiting the destination for honeymoon.

During a honeymoon safari in Queen Elizabeth national park, couples can also enjoy views of the Rwenzori mountains.

  1. Kidepo national park

During honeymoon safaris in Uganda, couples can also visit one of the remote safari destinations in the country which is Kidepo national park.

Kidepo national park offers off the beaten track experiences for couples to discover and explore the attractions at the destination. Couples can also take part in jewelry making experiences during visits to the Karamojong people.

Meals such as breakfast, lunch or dinner can be served overlooking the wilderness of Kidepo national park can also be part of the honeymoon tour in the national park. Some of the activities which couples can enjoy when visiting Kidepo include nature walks and also game drives.

  1. Lake Mburo national park

Lake Mburo national park is another destination for honeymoon in Uganda and it is located in the western part of the country.

Activities that couples can engage in during honeymoon include horse rides, boat rides on Lake Mburo, guided nature walks, cycling, game drives and also bush breakfasts prepared by the lodges around the national park.

Some of the wildlife which can be seen during a honeymoon safari around Lake Mburo national park include elands, buffalos, giraffes, zebras and many others.

Couples visiting Uganda on honeymoon can engage in many other activities including visiting Mabira forest for exciting zip lining adventures over one of the rainforests of the country, encountering gorillas in Bwindi national park and Mgahinga national park, visiting the Mountains of the moon (Rwenzori mountains) among others.

There are also many hotels and lodges including luxury and midrange accommodations to book the honeymoon stay during tours around Uganda.

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