15 Best Romantic Destinations in Africa

Romance and nature in Mauritius | Photo: Courtesy of Nomadswithrings

With warm temperatures all year around, Africa, is perfect destination for romantic getaways. The continent is full of romantic places and spots, picturesque attractions and beautiful paths to explore, with each destination bringing its own blend of charm and colourSeychelles is the country of eternal love, Cairo is city of love, Zanzibar is beach paradise for passionate lovers, and South Africa have the perfect destinations for romantic getaways all year. For the most romantic places to visit, read on to discover the best romantic destinations in Africa, you’re sure to have a dreamy time. It’s a paradise made for romance and there’s something for every couple.

Ivory Coast

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Lush scenery and skyline in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire | Photo: Courtesy of Afrofoodie/Yasmine

Attracting over 2 million tourists every year, Ivory Coast, is one of the most-visited countries in Africa. With warm temperatures, swaying palm trees, sea and sun abound all year round, it is the ideal destination for a tropical holiday filled with endless romantic possibilities.

Cape Town, South Africa

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Camps Bay Beach, Western Cape, South Africa | Photo: Courtesy of
Cape Town Magazine

A cinematic city full of eternal charms, romantic walks, vibrant restaurants, evenings for two, unforgettable moments to cherish foreverCape Town attracts lovebirds from all over the world all year round.

La Digue, Seychelles

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Anse Source d’Argent, La Digue Island, Seychelles | Photo: Courtesy of Ken Walker

With Anse Source d’Argent, considered the best beach in Africa, La Digue Island of Seychelles, is lovebirds paradise. Beach and coastal walks, cruises, evenings for two, naughty nights, unusual marriage proposals. La Digue is the dream holidays for sun, sea and satisfaction.

Accra, Ghana

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Labadi Beach in Accra, Ghana | Photo: Courtesy of Kevin Aka Kswiss

Accra’s stunning coastline is with seemingly endless beaches. With an average temperature of 30 degrees year-round, it’s no surprise that we’ve chosen this incredible location as one of Africa’s best romantic destinations.

Zambia

Find your lucky charm by Victoria Falls, Zambia | Photo: Courtesy of Dani Rose

You will be addicted to the romantic beauties of Zambia, one of the best-preserved natural areas in Africa. Zambia offer an outstanding romantic experience, a unique place of outstanding beauty and unforgettable scenery.

Sidi Bou Said, Tunisia

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The resort town of Sidi Bou Said in Tunisia. © ANEX Tour

This coastal gem is of Sidi Bou Said in Tunisia, is known for its beaches and wild party atmosphere. The perfect romantic escape in Africa, where lovers can explore stretches of turquoise waters and fine beach sands.

Dakar, Senegal

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Photo: Courtesy of Lee Litumb

A place for relaxation and leisure, Senegal’s capital, Dakar, has the enthralling ability to always make a stunning impression. Its Atlantic coastline and beach restaurants will enchant you and your lover. The tropical mild climate makes Dakar a destination of enchantment at any time of year.

Kasane, Botswana

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Up and close at Chobe National Park, Botswana | Photo: Courtesy of @blancalucini

A perfect destination for lovebird, and lovers of nature and wildlife, Kasane is the gateway to Chobe National Park, one of the best national parks in Africa. Chobe Riverfront is certainly one of the world’s most prolific viewing wildlife areas.

Tanzania

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Bwejuu, Zanzibar Central/South, Tanzania | Photo: Courtesy of Dodo Knitter

Tanzania is considered to be one of the most sought-after romantic places in the world. Stare up at Africa’s highest mountain or get seduced by the Zanzibar Archipelago, a catalogue of idyllic landscapes ideal for island hopping.

Mauritius

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Romance and nature in Mauritius | Photo: Courtesy of Nomadswithrings

The beaches and unique landscapes, will enchant you. Mauritius offers its lovebirds and tourists a blast of a romantic spot of unselfconscious Indian Ocean luxury, full of natural charm and glamour.

Cape Verde

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Colours of Santo Antão, Cape Verde | Photo: Courtesy of Smiley Photography

With perfect beaches and floating island in the Atlantic Ocean, the Cape Verde Islands, is one of the best romantic destinations in Africa. Sunny weather throughout the year makes Cape Verde a destination of enchantment at any time of the year.

Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

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Devils Pool Victoria Falls | Photo: Courtesy of Amairis Rose / @mairisloc

The capital of romanticism in ZimbabweVictoria Falls is exotic, fascinating, and one of Africa’s most sought-after destinations. Enjoy a sunset in open-air on the grounds of one of the natural wonders of the world. Honeymooners and lovers from all corners of the world come here in order to create unforgettable memories.

Kenya

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Leopard Beach Resort, Diani, Kenya

When it comes to unique nature, beach life and wildlife encounters there are few things as breath-taking and humbling as exploring KenyaLovers of nature and great outdoors in Kenya will appreciate the variety of safaris and the very best beaches.

Morocco

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Fez City, Morocco | Photo: Courtesy of Marichankobe

Morocco, Africa’s second most-visited country, is a romantic destination that you will love from the bottom of your heart – it is awesome and warm at the same time. This romantic place will surprise you and entertain you!

Cairo, Egypt

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A view of the pyramids at Giza and lovebirds | Photo: Courtesy of Patrícia Esteves

A city rich in history and culture with ancient monuments and landmarks exotic gardens, Cairo exudes a romantic aura that left a deep impression on the souls of its tourist couples. It is a romantic place to experience! A fascinating destination that has attracted many tourists to Egypt, the most-visited country in Africa.

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