This post was most recently updated on March 5th, 2018

When it comes to an African wedding location, there are countless locations to choose from. The beautiful white beaches of Mauritius, or the enticing safari backdrop of Kenya. You will certainly find somewhere to have your perfect wedding day in an African location. A continent as beautiful and varied as Africa is the ideal place for your special day. The following article will provide information for the different kinds of wedding venues you can expect in the top eight countries for dream weddings in Africa.

 

Zanzibar

Zanzibar has wedding locations that will feel like another world. The endless beautiful beaches will transport you to paradise, and set the perfect mood for your first days in union with your beloved. Home to some of the best sunrises and sunsets in the world, it is easy to imagine your honeymoon mornings and evenings spent on one of the too-good-to-be-true beaches. The warm sand between your toes, and your loved one beside you. Zanzibar is the place to make your dreams come true.

Your beach wedding will be unlike any other, with the untouched magic of secluded, idyllic Zanzibar all around you. The rose-tinted skies and the warm shores are waiting to welcome you for the perfect wedding and honeymoon, you just have to say yes.

Find a hotel in Zanzibar

 

South Africa

South Africa Wedding Venues

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If you’re looking for a variety of venues to choose from, South Africa might be the wedding location for you. Venues range from the simple and affordable, to the spectacular and luxurious, and everything in between. Bring a little excitement to your wedding day with a safari wedding, or head out to the bush to see the real scenery and wildlife that South Africa has to offer. You can spend your special day in a game lodge to be near nature, while still being elegant and comfortable.

Maybe you’re looking for a different kind of nature, in the Cape Winelands, where you and your beloved can learn about grapes and wine while sampling some of the best wine in the world. South Africa is home to landscapes of all kinds, so whether you’re looking for a secluded forest wedding venue, or something spectacular near a waterfall, or a peaceful ceremony on the beach, South Africa has everything your heart could desire.

Suggested romantic hotels in Cape Town

 

Mauritius

The island of Mauritius is opening up to the world and becoming easier to access for everyone, especially happy couples looking for the perfect place for their wedding and honeymoon. The landscape if unparalleled, with the soft sand reaching the warm turquoise sea, and the palm trees swaying in a warm breeze. Mauritius is peaceful, private, and luxurious beyond belief. Feel a deep connection with nature on your wedding day, with a ceremony beside a rushing waterfall, or with a volcanic backdrop.

Listen to the gentle waves lapping on the beaches while you dance with your loved ones by the firelight.

Wedding packages in Mauritius are designed to help you make the most of this tropical paradise, and give you a unique experience you couldn’t have imagined in your wildest dreams; but it is waiting for you in Mauritius.

Find a hotel in Trou dʼ Eau Douce, Mauritius

 

Kenya

If you love African wildlife, Kenya could be perfect for your wedding day. With wedding packages designed to safely include lions, zebra, antelope, and giraffes, you could have the safari backdrop of your dreams. Kenyan wedding packages are designed to make your wedding day and honeymoon effortless and heavenly.

The scenery and landscape in Kenya is something incredible to behold, and will transform your wedding day and honeymoon from wonderful to world-class. You and your guests will be talking about your wedding in Kenya for years and years to come.

Whether you choose a luxury package in Nairobi, or a luscious oasis setting a few kilometres away, or even a tropical beach location, you are guaranteed to be blown away by the magic of Kenya.

Find a hotel in Watamu

 

Seychelles

A wedding in Seychelles can be as luxurious and over-the-top as you want, or you can take advantage of the seclusion of the beaches and coves, and opt for a more private intimate wedding and honeymoon package. Seychelles is one of the most romantic places on earth, and it’s no wonder it’s becoming more and more popular as a wedding destination.

With the warm enchanting Indian Ocean all around you, and the sky lit up into a thousand pinks and reds above you, you’ll remember why you fell in love in the first place, and you’ll be able to see your whole future laid out ahead of you with your beloved.

Seychelles will bring you happiness and peace, and the wedding packages are designed to take care of your every need. Take your pick of any locations among the Seychelles islands, and be guaranteed world-class service and a smooth luxurious wedding.

Find a hotel in La Digue

 

Tunisia

Open up the world of North African beauty with a Tunisian wedding. The North African climate can be more comfortable for some, and the multi-varied landscapes of Tunisia offer a huge variety of possible wedding locations. With venues in the mountains of the northwest, or a stunning desert wedding, you’re sure to find what you’re looking for in Tunisia.

The Mediterranean Sea is sure to ignite a romantic fire in your soul, and a ceremony on one of the beaches along the rolling endless coastline is doubtless one of the most romantic, exciting, and incredible wedding venues in the world.

Tunisia is a country full of hidden delights, and secret treasures, and Tunisia wedding and honeymoon packages are designed to help you and your beloved unlock the mysteries of Tunisia, while you put a lock on your love for one another.

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Egypt

Love in the Sahara is something precious and special, a celebration of love and life in the desert is powerful and spectacular, and Egypt wedding and honeymoon packages are designed with that in mind.

There is almost nowhere else on earth with a history as complex and intricate as Egypt, and the history of marriage in Egypt is almost equally as long. The Egyptians consider marriage to be of utmost importance, and they treat weddings accordingly.

Your wedding in Egypt will be unforgettable, extravagant, luxurious, unbelievable. You can celebrate the momentous occasion of your union surrounded by the pyramids, the sunsets that inspired the Sun God, and the stupendous River Nile. The richness of the culture and the history will invigorate your special day, and the time spent in Egypt will stay with you forever.

Book a hotel in Cairo

 

Morocco

Atlas Mountains

Recreate the romance of Casablanca, or dive into the culture of Morocco itself when you choose to have your wedding ceremony in one of Morocco’s luxury venues. Soar into the Atlas Mountains and shout your vows into the valleys below, or take a helicopter ride along the varied breathtaking coast.

Have a wedding procession through the decorated streets of the walled cities, or relax in a secluded resort. Morocco has the perfect wedding and honeymoon waiting for you, on the beautiful North African coast.

Book a hotel in Marrakech