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From Mombasa/Mtwapa/Diani/Tiwi: Tsavo East Full-Day Safari

From Mombasa/Mtwapa/Diani/Tiwi: Tsavo East Full-Day Safari

Embark on an exhilarating Tsavo East day-safari departing from Mombasa, Diani, Kilifi, or Malindi. Immerse yourself in the untamed wilderness of Tsavo East, one of Kenya's iconic national parks. Experience thrilling game drives, encounter extraordinary wildlife, and discover the diverse landscapes and rich biodiversity of this captivating destination. Your adventure begins with an early morning departure from your accommodation in Mombasa, Diani, Kilifi, or Malindi. Sit back and relax as you journey towards Tsavo East, a sprawling wilderness spanning over 13,000 square kilometres. As you enter the park, prepare yourself for an unforgettable game drive, where each moment holds the potential for remarkable wildlife encounters. Tsavo East is renowned for its diverse wildlife population, including the famous "Red Elephants" known for their distinctive rust-coloured dust baths. Keep your camera ready as you traverse the park, capturing stunning images of lions, cheetahs, leopards, giraffes, zebras, buffalo herds, and an array of bird species. Accompanied by a knowledgeable guide, you'll gain fascinating insights into the park's ecosystem, the behaviours of its inhabitants, and the ongoing conservation efforts to protect Tsavo East's delicate balance. Deepen your understanding of the significance of this incredible natural habitat. Midway through the day, make a stop for a delightful picnic lunch amidst the wilderness, allowing you to savor the flavors while surrounded by the sights and sounds of nature. Take a moment to recharge and reflect on the morning's adventures, as you soak in the serene ambiance of the African bush. Continuing your exploration, venture into different sections of the park, each offering its own distinct landscapes and wildlife sightings. From vast open plains to acacia-dotted savannahs, Tsavo East's ever-changing scenery provides ample opportunities for breathtaking photographs. As the day winds down, commence your return journey to Mombasa, Diani, Kilifi, or Malindi, filled with unforgettable memories and stories to share. Reflect on the wonders you've witnessed and the profound connection you've formed with nature during this immersive Tsavo East Day Safari.

Mombasa: Kisite Park Private Boat Tour with Diving and Lunch

Mombasa: Kisite Park Private Boat Tour with Diving and Lunch

Get ready to board an exclusive private boat and sail for about one hour searching for dolphins, before snorkeling and diving (for these who choose the diving option) in the Kisite marine national park. Kisite Marine national park is the second most famous marine park in the world, after the Australian Marine Park. Explore 30 kilometers of turtles, marine tortoise, bearreeffs, coral reefs and different types of marine fishes. Next sail to Wasisni Island where your lunch of sea food and Swahili dishes will be served. After lunch, you’ll have the option to do a guided tour of the Wasini island and experience the local Swahili culture, visiting the beautiful coral garden, mangrove forest and fishing village to learn more about the Swahili people and their history. Your local guide will give you an in-depth explanation and background throughout the tour. Alternatively, you can relax at the restaurant, enjoying the sea view and the breeze. Once you are done with the island tour, board the boat and back to the mainland where you will take a guided tour of the Shimoni Slave Caves. Then, start the journey back to your accommodation.

Wasini Island: Dolphin spotting & Snorkel at Kisite Marine

Wasini Island: Dolphin spotting & Snorkel at Kisite Marine

Pick up from Mombasa hotels is usually between 5.30 am and 06:00 am. Pick up from Diani hotels is usually between 07:00 am and 07:30 am Drive to Wasini Island along Mombasa – Lunga Lunga highway, a distance of 45 km to the south of Diani, arriving at around 8.30 am at the Shimoni KWS for ticketing then we start the boat ride for one hour searching for dolphins. We have a light breakfast, fruit, and some soft drinks onboard. Sail to Kisite Marine National Park where you will snorkel and swim for 1 to 2 hrs. Afterward, we sail back to Wasini Island for lunch mainly seafood and Swahili dishes (we have an option for the non-seafood that is vegetarian/ chicken). After lunch, you can have a village walk for about 30 Minutes on the Island, and then sail back to Shimoni jetty arriving at around 1530 hrs. We then proceed to Shimoni Slave caves just 200m from Shimoni jetty. Here, you will have all history of slavery. The slave cave visit takes between 20 and 30 minutes. Then you drive back to your hotel arriving at around 1700 hrs.

Diani: Sunset Canoe Tour along the River with Mangroves

Diani: Sunset Canoe Tour along the River with Mangroves

Embark on a tranquil journey where the river meets the sea, unveiling the beauty of Diani’s mangroves at sunset. Immerse yourself in local culture, explore the ecosystem, and soak in the breathtaking hues. Meet your guide, Omari, who is passionate about preserving the mangroves around this area that he calls home. He also has incredible knowledge about the various bird species in the area. Sail through the waters, meet the villagers, and watch the sun set over the mangrove creeks. This experience is the ultimate way to relax as the sun goes down while you learn about the phenomenal history, unique ecosystem and birdlife from the locals themselves. Romantic for couples, adventurous for families & friends and peaceful for solo travellers, this is a trip for everyone! Impact Created: > Supporting a Hidden Gem: this spot is off the beaten path yet a number of villages surround it and rely on the area for income. > Local Employment: the canoe is locally hired and so is the captain, this empowers the local community but is also great for the traveller who can benefit from immense knowledge about the place. > No Engines: the Canoe is powered by human energy (the captain rows and you can if you wish!) which means no engines and no dirty fumes entering the water. > Community: this trips funds will trickle down into the community aiding healthcare, employment and education.

DianiBeach: Private Transfer from Airport or Railway Station

DianiBeach: Private Transfer from Airport or Railway Station

Get safe, sure, and spacious airport transfer service to/from Diani and Mombasa daily at any time. All cabs (saloon & minivans) arrive clean, on time, and a professional, courteous and sure service.

Mombasa City Tour: Fort Jesus Museum, Old Town & Haller Park

Mombasa City Tour: Fort Jesus Museum, Old Town & Haller Park

Mombasa City Tour offers a captivating blend of history, culture, and natural beauty. Explore historical landmarks, vibrant Swahili culture, stunning coastal views, wildlife encounters, and delicious cuisine. It's a unique and memorable experience. 9 am: Pick-up from your hotel in Mombasa or Diani 9:30 am: Mombasa Tusks Start your day by visiting the iconic Mombasa Tusks, a symbolic landmark representing the entrance to the city. Take some memorable photos and learn about the historical significance of these tusks. 10 am: Mama Ngina Waterfront Head to the Mama Ngina Waterfront, a beautiful public space along the coastline. Enjoy the stunning views of the Indian Ocean, take a leisurely walk along the promenade, and relax in the shaded areas. Experience the vibrant atmosphere and maybe try some street food from the local vendors. 11 am: Fort Jesus Museum Proceed to Fort Jesus, a fascinating UNESCO World Heritage Site. Explore the museum located within the fort, which showcases artefacts and exhibits detailing the history of Mombasa. Learn about the Portuguese and Arab influences and the fort's role in the region's maritime trade. 12:30 pm: Mombasa Old Town Next, venture into the historic Mombasa Old Town. Take a guided walking tour through its narrow streets lined with Swahili-style architecture, vibrant markets, and colourful buildings. Immerse yourself in the cultural heritage, visit local shops, and learn about the traditions and customs of the area. 1:30 pm: Optional Lunch in Old Town Take a break for lunch in one of the local restaurants in Mombasa Old Town. Indulge in traditional Swahili cuisine, such as biryani, pilau, or fresh seafood dishes. Enjoy the flavours while taking in the ambiance of this charming neighbourhood. 3 pm: Haller Park Tour After lunch, head to Haller Park, a unique wildlife sanctuary and nature reserve. Explore the park's trails, where you can encounter giraffes, zebras, hippos, and a variety of bird species. Take a guided tour to learn about the conservation efforts and the park's reforestation projects. 5 pm: Return to your hotel Bid farewell to Mombasa's attractions as you travel back to your hotel. Take this time to relax, reflect on the day's experiences, and appreciate the beauty of the city.

Overnight safari to Tsavo East from Diani Beach

Overnight safari to Tsavo East from Diani Beach

Day 1: Mombasa - Tsavo East You will be picked from your Hotel at 5.00am in the morning, drive along Mombasa Nairobi highway and arrive at Bachuma gate at around 9:00 am. Here you will begin your game watch. Visit various places including Aruba Dam (the waterhole built by british Army 1952 during Colonial time.) After the game drive, you will heck in at the Lodge in time for lunch. After lunch you will relax till 4 :00 pm and then begin an evening game drive until sundown. Later is dinner and overnight stay at Voi Safari lodge. Day 2: Tsavo East – Mombasa, Diani Beach Wake up early in the morning and have breakfast then checkout, proceed with a game drive en route to the gate. Then exit and start the drive to Diani or the airport . You will arrive in the afternoon which marks the end of the tour.

Mombasa: Wasini Dolphin Tour

Mombasa: Wasini Dolphin Tour

Seeing dolphins in their natural habitat should be on everyone’s bucket list. Watching them elegantly dip in and out of the water with barely a splash is captivating. As they swim alongside the boat, they demonstrate their docile and charming nature. Kisite Mpunguti Marine Park and Wasini Island is arguably the best place in the world for dolphin watching. When it comes to sheer variety, it’s certainly tough to beat. This is always an exhilarating experience when at the Kenya Coast. Our Wasini Dolphin Tour begins early, with pick-up from your hotel in either Mombasa or Diani. In Mombasa, we set off at 6 a.m., while our Diani guests depart at 7:30 a.m. in our comfortable shared vans. As we depart, enjoy a scenic drive along the coastal roads, taking in the beauty of the Kenyan coastline. Our experienced driver guides will provide insights into the local culture and landmarks along the way. We arrive at Shimoni Jetty, the starting point of our marine adventure. Here, we'll handle the necessary preparations, including marine park fees and organizing snorkeling gear for your convenience. Board our boat, ready to set sail to the Kisite Mpunguti Marine Park. The journey itself is an adventure, offering breathtaking sea views and the possibility of spotting dolphins in their natural habitat. Keep your eyes peeled for playful dolphins as we cruise through the warm Indian Ocean waters. Witnessing these graceful creatures frolicking in the waves is a highlight of our tour. Kindly note as this is nature, we do not guarantee a 100% chance of seeing them however there are high chances. We'll anchor at the Kisite-Mpunguti Marine Park, a protected area known for its stunning coral reefs and diverse marine life. Dive into the crystal-clear waters for an unforgettable snorkeling experience. After our marine adventures, we'll head to Wasini Island for a delicious seafood lunch at a local restaurant. Savor the flavors of the coast while taking in the tranquil island atmosphere. Explore the island and its Swahili culture with a guided tour of the village. Engage with the local community and gain insights into their traditions and way of life. As the day winds down, we'll board our boat and return to the mainland, concluding our aquatic adventure. Our shared van will be waiting to transport you back to your hotel in either Mombasa or Diani, ensuring a safe and comfortable journey home. Our Wasini Dolphin Tour package includes round-trip transport, marine park fees, snorkeling gear, boat charges, and a sumptuous lunch on Wasini Island. This full-day adventure offers an ideal balance of marine exploration, cultural immersion, and relaxation, making it the perfect way to experience the coastal charm of Kenya. Dive into the magic of the Wasini Dolphin Tour with Eddie Mors African Tours and Safaris for an unforgettable aquatic adventure.

From Mombasa Airport: Diani transfer in a minivan (5 pax)

From Mombasa Airport: Diani transfer in a minivan (5 pax)

More often you find it difficult to Navigate your journey from the airport to your hotel. Avoid the hustles at the airport with a private airport transfer in Mombasa to your hotel or accommodation in Diani, Ukunda - An award-winning beach destination south coast of Kenya. The driver will meet you in a professional manner at the airport holding your name (Lead Traveler Name) and assist you with your baggage to our comfortable air- conditioned vehicle that can carry 5 pax with luggage or 6 pax with no luggage. We will use a minivan (Toyota Noah, Nissan serena or equivalent.

Diani,Mombasa Nightlife And Pub Crawling Guided Tour.

Diani,Mombasa Nightlife And Pub Crawling Guided Tour.

Mombasa Island and Diani beach are paradise destinations for tourists who love to have fun, relax and unwind. The coastal town Diani is located in the south coast of Kenya, and it’s known for its crystal-clear waters, endless white-sand beaches, and vibrant nightlife. The nightlife in Diani beach is quite lively, especially when it comes to the pub crawl culture.Pub crawling,is a popular activity amongst tourists and locals in Diani beach. It involves moving from one pub to another, trying out different drinks, socializing with strangers, and having a good time. If you’re looking to experience the pub crawl culture in Diani beach. Where to Start Clubbing at Diani. ✓The Forty thieves beach bar. This is a popular spot amongst tourists and locals. The bar is located on the beach, and it’s known for its unique atmosphere, good music, and the best cocktails in town. It’s a great place to meet new people, make friends, and kick off your pub crawl. ✓Shakatak Disco. This is a vibrant spot located a few meters away from Forty thieves beach bar. The bar is known for its lively music, good drinks, and great service. You can try out their famous Shakatak cocktail, a mix made with Havana rum, lime juice, and sugar syrup. ✓Ali Barbour’s cave restaurant & bar. This is an exotic underground cave that serves as a restaurant and a bar. The bar offers amazing cocktails, wines, and beers from all over the world. You’ll enjoy the atmosphere of the cave, soft music, and the vibrant nightlife. ✓Colobus Shade. This is a unique spot located in a jungle-themed garden. The bar is surrounded by trees and offers a serene and peaceful atmosphere. It’s popular for its live music and great cocktails. You can try out their signature cocktail. ✓Johray'z discotheque Diani . ✓DosiDosi lounge. ✓Tandoori bar. ✓Explore with Eve. ✓Manyatta bar. Nightlife Club in Mombasa. ✓Just Drinks· ✓Moonshine beach bar. ✓Pixies lounge bar· ✓Shots bar. ✓Pirates beach bar. ✓Forty pub· ✓Fin Afro club· ✓Florida nightclub & casino. Other Activities. ✓Shimba hills national reserve,a great destination for nature lovers with a variety of flora and fauna, including rare and endangered animals. ✓Kaya kinondo sacred forest where you can learn about the culture and traditions of the Digo people who have lived in the area for centuries. ✓Mombasa marine national park,a protected marine park with an array of fascinating marine life including coral, turtles, and a huge variety of fish. ✓Visit a local village,take a guided tour of a nearby village to experience the local way of life and learn about the culture and traditions of the people who live there. ✓Traditional dhow excursion,embark on a traditional dhow sailing trip along the coastline. ✓Visit fort Jesus which is a museum showcasing the history and culture of the region. ✓Kite surfing.There are several schools that offer lessons and equipment rentals. ✓Skydiving at Diani beach coastline. We customize The Tour to meet your interests.

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