Mombasa Excursion

Tsavo East – beach to beach safari – Day

 

Tour Highlights:

– Game viewing  
– Lion, elephant, cheetah, giraffe, buffalo, antelope, warthog, ostrich, Baboons, birds…
– Herds of dust-red elephant wallowing, rolling or simply foraging 
– The beautiful man made Aruba dam located on the north bank of the seasonal Voi River, is visited by thousands of animals and is a great game viewing destination.
– Mudanda Rock – this whale-backed rock towers above a natural dam, which acts as a draw to thousands of elephants

Tsavo East National Park is Kenya’s largest and is known for its wonderful diversity of wildlife.

Famous for the Tsavo lions, there are close to 700 in this ecosystem. Lions here are believed to be more aggressive as they are descendants of the Man eaters of Tsavo. Abundant wildlife including big herds of elephants and buffaloes.

This action-packed day trip is a dawn to dusk experience. Prepare to spend at least 6 hours viewing spectacular wildlife and colorful landscapes.

Tour is in Micro mini Tour van with popped up roof ideal for game drives

Upgrade to a customized 4×4 land cruiser with popped up roof. NOTE :This option is at a supplementary cost.

Safari  picks up & drops off at:

Mombasa City, Nyali beach resorts, Mombasa Port, Shanzu beach resorts, Kilifi beach resorts,  Bamburi beach resorts.
Tour pick up time

Mombasa and north coast hotels: 05:30Hrs

Mombasa City Tour – Half Day

Tour Highlights:

  • Old town of Mombasa with Swahili and Arabic culture
  • Fort Jesus Museum – synonymous with the history of the East African Coast
  • Food and spice market – a glimpse into the lives of the local people
  • Trademark Elephant tusks – the gateway to Mombasa
  • Likoni Channel – Port entry into Kenya
  • Akamba wood carving factory – local talents in arts

Shopping, people and local culture

Discover the culture, origins and fun of Mombasa.

This half-day city tour is part history and part shopping!

Here you can explore Mombasa’s exotic markets for personal treasures. Then tour the city’s Arabic and Portuguese past and witness their present-day influence on this colourful metropolis.

Mombasa city tour pick up points.

 

Mombasa port, Bamburi beach, Msambweni beach, Diani beach

Nyali beach, Shanzu beach, Tiwi beach, Galu beach

Tamarind Dhow Dinner

Tour Highlights:

  • Evening cruise on the Tudor channel
  • Excellent sea-food dinner
  • Music and drinks to go with the romantic atmosphere

Ever dine on a dhow? Here’s your chance aboard the Tamarind cruising dhow.

The Tamarind restaurant is one of the finest in East Africa. They’ve brought their world-famous cuisine to a traditional African dhow for an unforgettable dining experience.

The excursion leaves from the jetty of the Tamarind.

Tamarind dinner picks up from:

Mombasa island hotels, Bamburi resorts, Diani resorts, Nyali resorts

Mombasa Port, Shanzu resorts

Wasini Dolphin Encounter– 1 Day Dhow Safari

Tour Highlights:

  • Kenya coast scenic country on drive
  • Snorkeling
  • Coral / marine life
  • Dolphins
  • Seafood & traditional (Swahili) dishes
  • Local cultures

Enjoy a sun-drenched day of snorkeling, dolphin viewing, bird watching and sailing in the Kisite Mpunguti marine park.

This popular coastal sea and land excursion offers a full day of activities featuring sailing on a traditional Dhow.

The tour includes Dolphin encounters and a sea food lunch.

Wasini dhow excursion pick up points:

Mombasa island, Mombasa port, Bamburi resorts, Galu resorts, Diani resorts, Nyali resorts, Shanzu resorts, Tiwi resorts

Departure Times

South Coast Resorts : Approximately : 0645hrs

Mombasa North Coast Resorts : Approximately : 0600hrs

Shimba Hills National Reserve – 1 Day safari

Tour Highlights:

  • Sheldricks Falls
  • Sable Antelope
  • Coastal rainforest
  • Bird viewing
  • Mwaluganje Forest
  • Various View Points

A coastal rain forest in Kenya? Anything is possible here!

Visit Shimba Hills to experience cool sea breezes, frequent mists and early morning clouds. Known for waterfalls, forests and bird viewing.

The reserve is about 30 kms south of Mombasa and a quick 10 Kms from Diani beach.

Safari  picks up & drops off at:

Mombasa City, Nyali beach resorts,  Mombasa Port, Shanzu beach resorts, Kilifi beach resorts, Bamburi beach resorts.

Tour pick up time

Tour collects from Mombasa and North coast beach hotels at 7:00am.

The drive takes approximately 1 hour across the Likoni Ferry if starting from Mombasa.