Cities of East Africa: Mombasa, Kenya

The coastline of Kenya is a world of enthralling history and natural beauty. The coast is lined with pristine palm fringed beaches, and the calm inviting waters of the Indian Ocean. The beaches are broken by the wide mouth of Kilifi Creek, whose azure waters are a popular port of call on the international yachting circuit. The beaches of Nyali, Vipingo, Kikambala and Shanzu are home to a wide range of World Class resorts with fine cuisine and services. Diani Beach, voted one of the best beaches in the world with calm, inviting waters. Days are filled with sunshine and nights are balmy and warm with gentle sea breezes. The offshore reefs are alive with coral, myriad fish, sea turtles and dolphins. Both outer and inner reef walls offer world class diving with spectacular coral gardens and drop offs.

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Discover the City

Your discovery will take you to the historic Fort Jesus and show you the iconic Elephant tasks. Walk along the narrow alleys of the old town and visit the magnificent Indian Temple. A visit to the Akamba Carvers is always welcome for you to grad a souvenir or two. To top it all up enjoy s seafood lunch and visit the Crocodile farm,  Haller Eco park and  the Bombolulu Workshop and Cultural Centre – a programme by the Association for the physically disabled in Kenya.

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 Aqua Fun

You can experience more by spending a full day at the Wasini Island. take a dhow cruise into the deep for some snorkeling or deed sea diving, seafood lunch at the Island and a local village visit. Alternatively, if snorkeling is not your thing, how about a sunset cruise followed by sea? You have not lived until you see the magical colors of the East African coast sunset. and what better way to cap the evening than with a delicious seafood dinner overlooking the Indian ocean.

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Safari from the Beach

How about that classical safari with chance to see lions, elephants, the rare African hunting dogs. Or just have a sun-downer with the view of Mount Kilimanjaro to add to your many memories of this magical land. Tsavo (East/West), Taita Hills, Amboseli, lake Jipe, Chyulu hills can all be accessed from the Kenyan coast for overnight stays by road or by SGR-Train.

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Fly to Masai Mara

Feel free to be different just like you are and start your holiday experience from the coast, and experience an African Safari like no other they way you want to. If you still have more time you can fly to the Masai Mara – a 365 safari destination. with more than just Safari to offer, including Balloon Safaris and Masai village visits.

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