If you are looking for a romantic island vacation then there are many to choose from in Africa. Mauritius and Seychelles has always been the biggest recipients of the honeymoon couples traffic and their gorgeous beaches and picture perfect settings. But if you are looking for an exclusive island to enjoy your honeymoon then there are not many private islands in these two countries.
You can head to Zanzibar thou where you can rent a private cottage in one of the most romantic tropical island in the world, Mnemba. The cost is high, but with only ten cottages on the island and each one of them having its own veranda that is covered by the tropical palms you get a perfect place for spending your honeymoon. Mnemba is part of the Zanzibar archipelagos and is a private island. It has one of the whitest and softest sandy beach in the region and its scenic beauty is stunning. It is also famous for the best snorkeling experience that it provides to the tourists because of its crystal clear water that is rich in marine life and reefs.
Mnemba is not the only private island you can head to in the archipelago but is one of the best in the group of the islands. If you are flying from abroad then you will be taking a flight to Dar es Salam the capital of Tanzania from which a connecting flight can take you to Zanzibar. You will have to contact a tour operator in Dar es Salam or Zanzibar before arriving there to reserve yourself a cottage in Mnemba. You can also make a reservation online by visiting the website of the island and that will save quite a lot of your cash and avoid you the hassle of going through an operator. You can hire a ferry or boat to take you to the Mnemba from the Zanzibar harbor.
The biggest attraction of Mnemba is its pristine beaches, these palm fringed bone white sandy beaches provide an excellent setting for a relaxing vacation. As this is a private island so there is always limited tourist traffic to it so you can have most of the island to yourself and you can enjoy its unaltered natural beauty. The Mnemba lodge will provide you with world class facilities and you can hire a yacht to take you to the deep sea if you are scuba diving enthusiast.
But even if you are not a qualified diver the crystal clear coastal waters provide an excellent spot for snorkeling for which you can hire the equipment from the lodge. The island is also famous for whale and dolphin watching as it is located on the route taken by these gorgeous mammals while they migrate from one part in the archipelago to other.
Furthermore you can ask your loge authorities to arrange a fishing expedition for you during which you can even swim with the shark whales. So all in all Mnemba has all the colors and excitement that will make your honeymoon that more special and memorable.