It’s the norm to travel outside Africa for destination weddings, but you really don’t have to. Africa can be as exotic and amazing as anywhere else in the world, you just have to find the right places.
These destination wedding locations in Africa will give you intense wanderlust:
1. Kilindi, Zanzibar (Tanzania)
In addition to an amazing “feet in the sand” beach wedding (with amazing pictures), you can kill two birds with one stone and have a romantic honeymoon overlooking the deep blue Indian Ocean.
2. Sugar Beach Resort, Mauritius
The view from this resort overlooks the ocean on one side and a tropical garden on the other. Just think about how beautiful a wedding here would be.
3. Ngala Lodge, Fajara (The Gambia)
If you’re a couple that loves adventure, the abundance of wildlife and greenery overlooking the beach makes Ngala Lodge a perfect place to have a picturesque wedding.
4. Whispering Palms Resort, Badagry (Nigeria)
If you don’t want to go far from home, then this resort is perfect for you. You’ll feel right at home and have a relaxed wedding and honeymoon right here in Nigeria.
5. Coco de Mer Hotel & Black Parrot Suites, Anse Bois De Rose (Seychelles)
With the beaches, blue waters and coconut trees, this resort is hard to beat for a romantic destination wedding. They only allow one wedding a day, so you’ll get exclusive service and attention on your big day.
6. Villa Castollini, Knysna (South Africa)
One of the most popular wedding venues in South Africa is the Villa Castollini in Knysna. They’re known for their beautiful outdoor weddings and indoor weddings. Either way, you’ll have a wedding with a view.
7. Ol Tukai Lodge, Amboseli (Kenya)
Imagine having your wedding with the majestic Mount Kilimanjaro as a backdrop for your pictures, in the very heart of nature. That’s what this beautiful resort offers: an unforgettable experience for you and your guests.
8. Wolwedans, Namibia
There are so many fascinating locations in Namibia, but this one stands out. Adventurous couples can get married right in the heart of the Wolwedans Desert Reserve, which has accommodation for up to 40 guests. Small, intimate and exotic.
9. Le Touessrok Resort, Trou D’Eau Douce (Mauritius)
Your extraordinary wedding in Mauritius starts here. Apart from the beautiful views, the delicious menu will leave a lasting impression on your guests.
10. El Gouna, Egypt
Located right on the Red Sea, this resort town boasts beaches, mountains and hotels (the Sheraton Miramar Resort is one unforgettable location). You’ll have your pick of exciting wedding venues and an interesting honeymoon itinerary after.
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