This is where to celebrate love on Valentine’s Day

One of the most anticipated days of the year is almost here. Florists have started to water the flowers more because in the coming days, they will be ready for harvest. The 14th of February brings so much joy to not only individuals, but to everyone in the country. Market vendors, creatives and service providers look forward to this day with so much hope and expectation.

This is the day that men and women express their love to each other in various ways, commonly through gifting and dining together. Valentine’s Day doesn’t only speak to lovers, but also to friends, family and anyone you genuinely love and appreciate.

It’s that time of the year once again and you have to prepare. Doing something on such a day shows effort and builds contentment. If you’re trying to go grand, this could be extremely exhausting but we have made it easier for you.

From all corners of Uganda, there are plenty of easily accessible places, restaurants, hotels, lodges, and resorts with valentine’s discount packages to suit your budget.

Bunyonyi Safari Lodge

Spend a romantic night at Bunyonyi and the exquisite dinner experience at the water front. This is the perfect destination for a couple’s gateway because you will have a list of many activities to explore including zip lining and canoeing among others. Bunyonyi offers an opportunity to try the area’s new sea food specie of crayfish and you will indeed have stories to tell. You can also set out for a hike before the mist clears. Ultimately, carry warm clothing and leave the stress at home because it is a season to celebrate love.

Extreme Adventure Park Busika

As lovers, it is important to do things together to build trust and teamwork. Busika is found in Luwero, approximately 40 minutes from Kampala city centre. You will enjoy activities like couples’ quad biking, ziplining, paint ball, bungee jumping and many other thrilling activities. This is something you can do if you have a day off work.

Garuga Resort Beach Hotel

For lovers of silent, wild and simple, this resort beach is ideal. Firstly, it is located in Entebbe, away from the noise of the city, shouldered by the waters of Lake Victoria and the extra ordinary sunsets that touch the water and form magic. The resort is extremely beautiful with a lush of green, uniquely selected plants and huge amounts of food yet very affordable. They have a provision of camp fire at night, the deejay will keep you on your feet. You will also sleep like a king covered in calmness and unusual peace. Definitely, a place to make unforgettable memories this Valentine’s Day.

Latitude O⁰ Kampala

Would this be ideal for valentines?

Yes! Stylish and artistic is the description of this place. Aesthetic people will find so much inspiration in this place; it is destination of discovery and adventure. You will be pampered in their spa as they also offer space for you friends to join in the fun. Their continental menu offers a variety of food options and flavours from all over the world. The hotel also offers an alluring array of wines from some of the most renowned estates in South Africa. If you’re looking for class and elegance, this place will certainly get your partner impressed. Make sure you experience the cosy bed setting and the creativeness in every detail.

Stone Haven Restaurant and Winery

Since you’re thinking of top-notch dining experience and favourable activities for such a day, Stone haven is your grand destination. Apart from the exquisite wine testing experience, the restaurant has a layout design master piece that will brighten your partners smile and warm the heart.  The furniture, lighting and ambiance is all perfect for a beautiful day such as this one. This is an ideal simple getaway destination for an epic dinner as you enjoy the rich natural feeling of the flowers and toasting sounds of sparkling wine glasses. It is located in Kololo and worry not, their parking space is for a whole village.

Paint and Sip Kiwatule

An activity like painting brings out the unique qualities of any person. Located along East-African Road in Kyambogo-Kiwatule, the Paint and Sip experience is the epitome of love and togetherness. You will get a chance to challenge your creativity while sipping some wine and painting love on the canvas. This is one affordable, fulfilling yet unique and effortless adventure for such a day as valentines. From 11th – 15th of February, Paint and Sip will have a Valentine offer for couples at 160,000 Uganda Shillings which includes all painting materials, 2 glasses of wine, karaoke and games. Take advantage of this unique experience.

The best part of Uganda is that there over thousands of places to explore. This list is honestly not exhaustive but places like Millennium Terrace hotel, Pineapple Bay on L.Victoria, Kyaninga Lodge, Chobe Safari Lodge Hotel, Divine Resort and Spa and Murchison Falls will give you the romantic environment you’re searching for this Valentine’s Day.