Honeymoon is one of the most important steps for a newlywed couple, it’s that moment when the couple wants to have some alone time as they release the stress that comes with preparations for a wedding, the actual wedding day stress. It’s the moment the couple spends alone with no friends and family present, and since it’s that much needed space that a couple needs, some couples decide to have their honeymoon in other countries but for those couples that cant travel abroad yet need to relax, look no further because Uganda has some amazing places to spend your honeymoon.
1. Widwaters Lodge on an island on the Nile.
Wildwaters Lodge located on a private island in the midst of the rushing river Nile is one of a kind, incredible romantic setting for one of Uganda’s most superb lodges. Tented cottages that lack nothing, private decks, excellent food, nature walks on the island, a place where you can relax and simply enjoy our tropical sun on one of the most celebrated rivers in the world, river Nile.
2. Mihingo Safari Lodge-Lake Mburo National Park.
Mihingo Safari Lodge is a favorite among honeymooners in Uganda. Simply an amazing lodge, each tented cottage is private from the other, even from the bathrooms you have a most splendid view of the African bush.
Horseback-riding safaris, swimming pool with a beautiful view, incredible food and you can even have your own private bush dinner by your cottage.
3. Sanctuary Gorilla Forest camp.
This is one of those perfect honeymoon lodges inside of the ancient Bwindi Impenetrable forests, it’s one of the unusual honeymoon locations, an experience that cannot be replicated anywhere else in the world, it’s a must see destination, home to over half the mountain gorillas in the world. Perfect location for gorilla tracking. Great food and exemplary service, it doesn’t get any better when you have some visitors –gorillas from the forest which makes the experience even more exciting.
4. Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge.
Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge in the southern area of Bwindi Impenetrable forest.exqusite, luxurious comfort in the southern area of the forest. Views of the Virunga volcanos, your room is a suite, a patio overlooking the forest and the volcanoes in the distance.it is one of the premier Gorilla Lodges in Bwindi Impenetrable forest and certainly is a premier honeymoon spot in Uganda.
5. Chameleon Hill Lodge-Lake Mutanda.
Chameleon Hill stands out as one of a kind lodge in all of Uganda. This up market lodge along one of Africa’s most stunning lakes with architecture that is certainly not the norm, your imagination can go free here and since it is brand new, there are just a few reviews on trip advisor but all of them are a heart thumbs up for excellence. From here you can explore Lake Mutanda, Mgahinga Gorilla National Park and the southern sector Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.
6. Birdnest Resort along magical Lake Bunyonyi.
Birdnest Resort along the shores of the magical lake Bunyonyi, with its 29 islands that await for you to explore them, a swimming pool to enjoy or swim in the lake, this is one of the best places in Uganda to chill out after gorilla tracking, volcano climbing and more. It’s Belgian owned which is reflected in the wonderful cuisine provided to guests including local crayfish in any form you want. Birdnest Resort for long has been a favorite for honeymoon and other and other clients and the price is reasonable.
7. Ishasha wilderness Tent camp.
This is one of the favorite lodges for honeymooners on safari in Uganda.it is definitely a wilderness tented camp, however with all comforts you might desire, simply an amazing lodge along the Ntungwe River for you to enjoy and the perfect base in search for the tree- climbing lions of Ishasha. Lunch time and during the afternoon enjoy the wildlife in the river such as elephants coming to bathe, it does not get any better.
8. Mweya safari Lodge-Cottage of Deluxe Tent-Queen Elizabeth Park.
This a lodge with many rooms and also with many options such as the tented cottage that gives ultimate privacy to a honeymoon couple, there are also personal private cottages besides the tents with superb view of the kazinga channel with its wildlife and birds below you. Various honeymooners have enjoyed their time at Mweya Safari Lodge in Queen Elizabeth Park.
9. Equator Snow Lodge in the foothills of the mountains of the moon (Rwenzori Mountain).
This is another one of those one of a kind, unique, out of the ordinary lodges in Uganda. Located in the foothills of the mountains of the moon, you can simply take various hikes, learn how to fish with your hands, enjoy a crackling fire in your room. Equator Snow Lodge, off the beaten path with only four cottages is a unique experience for the honeymoon couple in Uganda.
10. Papaya Lake Lodge-near Kibale Forest.
This is a new one of the kind lodge in the Kibale Forest area, it is a fusion of Africa with classical European style that is from the art décor from African artisans used throughout to the fusion of the food.
They have great and spacious cottages, set apart from one another for privacy, a fantastic swimming pool from where you can see the Rwenzori Mountains, crater lakes from your cottage, a direct view on the Crater Lake.
11. Kyaninga Lodge near Fort Portal and Kibale Forest.
This is an incredible log-cabin lodge overlooking a pristine crater lake, swimming pool, lawn tennis court, food to live for. It’s the perfect honeymoon place near Kibale Forest and Fort Portal. The views alone are worthy a stay here.
12. Paraa Safari Lodge-Queens cottage-Murchison Falls National Park.
Paraa Safari-lodge, Queens Cottage is away from the rest of the lodge, down over the River Nile where hippos and elephants abound is the Queens cottage which comes with living room, bedroom, sunken bath, a private deck, fridge, air conditioning. Simply a superb honeymoon place that is unmatched in the Paraa are of Murchison falls park. Honeymooners simply love it with the wild life all around them.
13. Chobe Safari Lodge-Murchison falls National Park.
Located along the Nile River in Murchison falls park above the falls is a 5 star plus Safari Resort that caters to every of your needs in an exceptional manner. Honeymooners love it here and find Chobe Safari Lodge as a superb place to spend a few days after the wedding.
14. Pineapple Bay Resort on Bulago Island.
This is the perfect spot to end your honeymoon in Uganda on a tropical island in the sun, a honeymoon cottage is there, swimming pool, nature walks, times for reflection, dinners on the beach, swimming pool and those nightly lightning storms in the distance, there is nothing like it.its like Uganda’s version of Zanzibar.