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Valentine's Day is approaching - February 202012 Feb 2020

- From hot air balloon rides to private dinners, the list of romantic experiences offered by Sanctuary retreats is endless... -

The January blues have come to an end and February is finally here which means some may be starting to think about Valentine's Day. However, at Sanctuary Retreats romantic experiences are in plentiful supply throughout the year.

Discover some of our most memorable romantic activities below...

Sun sets and swimming pools

Sunsets and Swimming Pools 

Sanctuary Chief's Camp epitomises luxury; couples can watch the African sun set over the surrounding wetlands from the comfort of the perfectly positioned swimming pool. This is the ultimate couples retreat for those seeking a romantic safari experience.

Sky bed South Africa

Sleep Under the Stars 

Lull yourself to sleep under the stars accompanied by the sounds of the African bush, in Sanctuary Makanyane Safari Lodge’s once-in-a-lifetime sleep-out hide. The secure, double storey sleeping deck provides a mesmerising setting to experience the wonders of Africa.

Flight of Angels Zambia

The Flight of Angels 

At Sanctuary Sussi & Chuma, guests can fly over the world famous Victoria Falls in a helicopter, taking in unrivalled views. Elephant, buffalo, rhino, hippo and giraffe are just some of the game which can often be seen from the air. This is a memorable experience to share.

Hot Air Balloon Ride, Valley of the Kings and Queens

Hot Air Balloon Ride 

Guests can experience the extraordinary by embarking on a hot air balloon ride over one of Ancient Egypt's most spectacular sites: The Valley of the Kings and The Temple of Queen Hatshepsut. From the sky take in astonishing views and vast expanses of surrounding desert.

Star Bath, Baines' Camp

Soak in a Star Bath 

At Sanctuary Baines’ Camp set in a private concession bordering the Moremi Game Reserve, experience ultimate indulgence with a serene bath beneath the star-filled African sky. This is an unforgettable and truly romantic and immersive experience.

Romantic Dinner in the Bush

Romantic Dinner in the Bush 

Guests at Sanctuary Ngorongoro Crater Camp can enjoy private bush dinners in secluded areas of the camp. This intimate dining experience is a romantic way to spend an evening amidst candle light, the distant sounds of animals and the swaying of trees in the breeze.