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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.

Wasini Island: Dolphin Spotting & Snorkel at Kisite Mpunguti

Wasini Island: Dolphin Spotting & Snorkel at Kisite Mpunguti

Embark on an adventurous day trip with a dhow cruise along the Kenyan coast. Benefit from hotel transfers from Diani Beach, Tiwi, Mombasa, Shanzu, or Mtwapa. Enjoy a blend of natural beauty, marine life encounters, seafood flavors, cultural experiences, and historical insights. Begin your day with a dhow cruise, a traditional Arabian sailing vessel, to the waters of the Kisite Mpunguti Marine Park. As you glide through the azure waters, keep your eyes peeled for playful dolphins leaping alongside the boat, providing an exhilarating display of their aquatic prowess. Upon arrival at the marine park, be greeted by a vibrant underwater world teeming with marine life and coral formations. Snorkel in the crystal-clear waters, experiencing the wonders beneath the surface. Swim among tropical fish and turtles, and encounter rays or reef sharks if you’re lucky. After your aquatic adventures, sail to Wasini Island. Savor a seafood lunch featuring the fresh catch of the day. Relish in the flavors of succulent seafood delicacies, prepared with local spices and culinary expertise, while enjoying the island’s tranquil ambiance and scenic views. Following lunch, take a stroll through the village on Wasini Island, interacting with the friendly residents and gaining insight into the local culture and way of life. You can also choose to take a tour of the Shimoni slave caves, a historical site offering a glimpse into the region's dark past. As the day draws to a close, board the dhow once again. On the cruise back to the mainland, relish the picturesque coastal scenery one last time, cherishing the beauty of the Kenyan coastline as the sun sets. Finally, get dropped off at your hotel.

Diani: Tour the African pool map in Tiwi area

Diani: Tour the African pool map in Tiwi area

We will meet at the starting point and cross Kongo River. The trip takes place during low tide so crossing the river is as easy as crossing a small gentle stream. We will take an easy , slow , scenic 10minutes motor bike ride through beautiful Tiwi, you get to have a feel of how the local community lives in this area, during the ride. Everyone gets their own personal motorbike with a well trained rider to make it more comfortable and fun. We will then take a 10min BEACH walk to the African pool from where the motorbike leaves us. On the walk we will pass through significant caves and cliffs, with different shapes and forms carved by the ocean waves continously slapping on them during high tide. You will notice lots of smaller pools that are home to tiny colouful fish and exotic sea life such as sea spiders, the red crab, sea urchins and sea cucumber. Almost feels like a natural aquarium. At the African pool we will swim and soak in the sun for about an hour before heading back to the starting point If you are daring enough you could climb up the nearby cliffs and dive into the pool. The pool is only accessible during low tide so please reach out to get the correct timings for your dates before booking I do have a co host (Sudi) , either of us may host this trip depending on who is available

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.

TOUR AFRICAN POOL MAP TIWI/ALONG DIANI BEACH.

TOUR AFRICAN POOL MAP TIWI/ALONG DIANI BEACH.

African Pool Map at Tiwi Beach: Highlight of the tour.Reaching the African Pool Map at Tiwi Beach. Guests can take a refreshing dip moment in this hidden gem, known for its stunning natural pool formed by the rocks. Guides will lead guests to explore nearby caves for a unique swimming experience in a naturally beautiful setting. Refreshment Stop: After the swimming experience, a designated stop will be arranged for guests to relax and recharge with refreshments. It could be at a local café or a specially set up refreshment area with local snacks and drinks.

Diani beach and Tiwi beach: Full day guided tour.

Diani beach and Tiwi beach: Full day guided tour.

Discover the ultimate tropical adventure with our full-day tour, blending the best of natural beauty and rich culture in Kenya's coast. 1. Begin your journey with a captivating sightseeing tour of several touristic landmarks, offering a glimpse into the region's storied past and bustling present. 2. Explore Tiwi Beach, where powdery white sands and turquoise waters await. Here, you’ll embark on an unforgettable snorkelling expedition in pools in coral caves and swimming in the Naturally shaped map of Africa Pool formed on a coral reef. 3. After snorkelling, enjoy a refreshing moment around the beach for soft drinks, and refreshments. 4. Savor the day with a delectable Swahili lunch, a feast of aromatic dishes and fresh seafood that captures the essence of local cuisine. Enjoy favourites like biryani, samosas, and coconut-infused curries, prepared with traditional spices and techniques. 5. Explore the Kongo River in Diani on a traditional mango tree canoe. slowly sail along the river for a mangrove excursion, bird watching and a beautiful sunset viewing moment. 6. After the boat ride, you can end the trip or choose to conclude your day trip with some relaxed beach time with a bonfire.

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Our most recommended Tiwi Summer activities

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.

Wasini Island: Dolphin Spotting & Snorkel at Kisite Mpunguti

Wasini Island: Dolphin Spotting & Snorkel at Kisite Mpunguti

Embark on an adventurous day trip with a dhow cruise along the Kenyan coast. Benefit from hotel transfers from Diani Beach, Tiwi, Mombasa, Shanzu, or Mtwapa. Enjoy a blend of natural beauty, marine life encounters, seafood flavors, cultural experiences, and historical insights. Begin your day with a dhow cruise, a traditional Arabian sailing vessel, to the waters of the Kisite Mpunguti Marine Park. As you glide through the azure waters, keep your eyes peeled for playful dolphins leaping alongside the boat, providing an exhilarating display of their aquatic prowess. Upon arrival at the marine park, be greeted by a vibrant underwater world teeming with marine life and coral formations. Snorkel in the crystal-clear waters, experiencing the wonders beneath the surface. Swim among tropical fish and turtles, and encounter rays or reef sharks if you’re lucky. After your aquatic adventures, sail to Wasini Island. Savor a seafood lunch featuring the fresh catch of the day. Relish in the flavors of succulent seafood delicacies, prepared with local spices and culinary expertise, while enjoying the island’s tranquil ambiance and scenic views. Following lunch, take a stroll through the village on Wasini Island, interacting with the friendly residents and gaining insight into the local culture and way of life. You can also choose to take a tour of the Shimoni slave caves, a historical site offering a glimpse into the region's dark past. As the day draws to a close, board the dhow once again. On the cruise back to the mainland, relish the picturesque coastal scenery one last time, cherishing the beauty of the Kenyan coastline as the sun sets. Finally, get dropped off at your hotel.

Diani: Tour the African pool map in Tiwi area

Diani: Tour the African pool map in Tiwi area

We will meet at the starting point and cross Kongo River. The trip takes place during low tide so crossing the river is as easy as crossing a small gentle stream. We will take an easy , slow , scenic 10minutes motor bike ride through beautiful Tiwi, you get to have a feel of how the local community lives in this area, during the ride. Everyone gets their own personal motorbike with a well trained rider to make it more comfortable and fun. We will then take a 10min BEACH walk to the African pool from where the motorbike leaves us. On the walk we will pass through significant caves and cliffs, with different shapes and forms carved by the ocean waves continously slapping on them during high tide. You will notice lots of smaller pools that are home to tiny colouful fish and exotic sea life such as sea spiders, the red crab, sea urchins and sea cucumber. Almost feels like a natural aquarium. At the African pool we will swim and soak in the sun for about an hour before heading back to the starting point If you are daring enough you could climb up the nearby cliffs and dive into the pool. The pool is only accessible during low tide so please reach out to get the correct timings for your dates before booking I do have a co host (Sudi) , either of us may host this trip depending on who is available

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.

TOUR AFRICAN POOL MAP TIWI/ALONG DIANI BEACH.

TOUR AFRICAN POOL MAP TIWI/ALONG DIANI BEACH.

African Pool Map at Tiwi Beach: Highlight of the tour.Reaching the African Pool Map at Tiwi Beach. Guests can take a refreshing dip moment in this hidden gem, known for its stunning natural pool formed by the rocks. Guides will lead guests to explore nearby caves for a unique swimming experience in a naturally beautiful setting. Refreshment Stop: After the swimming experience, a designated stop will be arranged for guests to relax and recharge with refreshments. It could be at a local café or a specially set up refreshment area with local snacks and drinks.

Diani beach and Tiwi beach: Full day guided tour.

Diani beach and Tiwi beach: Full day guided tour.

Discover the ultimate tropical adventure with our full-day tour, blending the best of natural beauty and rich culture in Kenya's coast. 1. Begin your journey with a captivating sightseeing tour of several touristic landmarks, offering a glimpse into the region's storied past and bustling present. 2. Explore Tiwi Beach, where powdery white sands and turquoise waters await. Here, you’ll embark on an unforgettable snorkelling expedition in pools in coral caves and swimming in the Naturally shaped map of Africa Pool formed on a coral reef. 3. After snorkelling, enjoy a refreshing moment around the beach for soft drinks, and refreshments. 4. Savor the day with a delectable Swahili lunch, a feast of aromatic dishes and fresh seafood that captures the essence of local cuisine. Enjoy favourites like biryani, samosas, and coconut-infused curries, prepared with traditional spices and techniques. 5. Explore the Kongo River in Diani on a traditional mango tree canoe. slowly sail along the river for a mangrove excursion, bird watching and a beautiful sunset viewing moment. 6. After the boat ride, you can end the trip or choose to conclude your day trip with some relaxed beach time with a bonfire.

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