Mombasa excursions Day Trips are a perfect complement to the safari experience!
With it’s long stretches of romantic beaches protected by its encircling dazzling-hued coral reef;
Indian ocean crystal blue waters are virtually ablaze with a fantastic display of Multi-colored tropic fish.
Sheer paradise of water sport and dhow safaris.
During your short stay at the Kenya coast, there are different activities, which can keep you occupied.
Tours highlights includes visits to :-
- Visit The Crocodile Village
- Half Day – Mombasa City Tour
- Discover Mombasa by Night (Dinner in The Castle)
- Tamarind Evening Dhow
- Full Day Wasini Island and Kisite Sea Adventure
- Dolphin Sea Adventure
- Full Day Malindi Tour
OPTION 1: Visit The Crocodile Village – Mombasa Excursions Day Trips
This tour can be combined with other excursions to make it a full day trip if the tour originates from Diani beach resorts.
Afternoon transfer to a heaven of reptiles (Africa’s Largest Crocodiles Farm). Best visit is during the feeding time at 5.00 pm also in the farm are beautiful botanical gardens which are worthy to be visited.
OPTION 2: Mombasa City Tour 1/2 Day – Mombasa excursions Day Trips
Our tour picks out some of the highlights of this colourful town including the bustling fruit and vegetable market, the old Town and its narrow streets, Fort Jesus (museum) and the old Habour, The famous Elephant Tusks in
After this exciting tour of mombasa , return to your hotel for lunch. (This programme can be done either in the morning or in the afternoon hours.
Tour price: USD 45 per person
OPTIONS 3: Discover Mombasa by Night (Dinner in The Castle) – Mombasa excursions | Day Trips
Pick up from your hotel and transfer to a romantic dhow sundowner cruise which offers an outstanding view of the old port from the water. After docking, the resident guides will lead you on a walk through the historic old town to the 400 years old fortress of fort Jesus. Built by the Portuguese as a stronghold at the entrance to the old harbour,the ancient fort is a stunning example of the 16th century military architecture that has survived centuries of attacks and conquest. Here you will be welcomed by Portuguese and Arab fire-bearers who will escort you into this old castle before witnessing a dazzling sound and light show that is followed by a sumptuous dinner-served alfresco within the ramparts of the fort for a truly unforgettable dinning experience. There after return to your resident hotel for overnight at around 2230 hrs.
Tour Price: USD 85
OPTIONS 4: Tamarind Evening Dhow – Mombasa excursions Day Trips Tour
This programme includes pick-up from the hotel and transfer to Tamarind jetty point. Take an evening cruise aboard a traditional dhow with a sail .As the dhow slips gently away from the jetty, the resident band starts to play and you quickly fall under the spell of the magical Tamarind atmosphere. After a cruise around Tudor creek with fine views of Mombasa’s old town and fort Jesus; your dhow moors in a sheltered bay at the head of the creek. Watch the sundowner. Here, the fine aroma of grilled lobster and steak start to fill the air as the chefs pull out the charcoal grills and prepare a gourmet four course meal
By now the band is in full swing, which soon has the majority guests dancing on the main deck. Return to your hotel at around 10.30 pm
Join us for this memorable dinner cruise!
Tour Price: USD 90
OPTION 6: Full Day Wasini Island and Kisite Sea Adventure – Mombasa excursions Day Trips Tour
Welcome to a day of ultimate pleasure in the richest Marine Park in the Kenyan Coast. In the early morning depart from your hotel and drive to the tranquil fishing village of Shimoni close to the Tanzania border. The scenic route takes you through lush coconut and cashews nut plantations and the colourful village of the Digo tribe (one of the 9 tribes of the Kenyan coast).
nting seascape of Mpunguti islands to the underwater splendors of the Kisite Marine Park. Here snorkeler will marvel at the incredible variety of marine life in the shallow and warm waters around Kisite lsland; the venue for numerous birds.
We escort Scuba divers to explore a number of excellent dive sites, also teeming with an astounding variety of Marine life which inhabit the magnificent coral reefs in and around the park.After snorkeling, diving, swimming and sun bathing sail to Wasini island. A sumptuous Swahili style seafood lunch is served in Wasini Island restaurant. Thereafter visit the traditional Muslim village and the island caves. After an unforgettable day on and around these lslands ,We return you back to your hotel arriving late in the afternoon.
OPTIONS: 7 Dolphin Sea Adventure – Mombasa excursions Day Trips
Early morning departure from the hotel. The scenic route takes you through lush coconut and cashew nut plantations and the colourful village of the Digo people. On arrival at Shimoni Jetty, board a motorized glass bottom
Being escorted by Dolphin expert makes this more than a dhow trip. Our knowledge makes meeting with the friendly local Dolphins a real probability. It is their natural Coral garden where we will snorkel and marvel at the prolific marine life. A traditional Sumptuous sea food lunch will be served on board to ensure maximum time for Dolphin spotting. Mpunguti island exploration provides good vantage points for watching the Dolphin’s play Grounds and leisurely tranquil silence to listen out for Dolphin Whistles blowing off. Thereafter sail back to Shimoni jetty for your transfer back to your resident hotel.
OPTION 8: Nature Trail Park – A mombasa excursions Day Trips programme
Depart after lunch for the Bamburi Quarry Nature Trail.
The wasteland of the stone quarry has been reclaimed amongst the casuarinas trees and other tropical flora reside a variety of wildlife and birds. Eland and buffalo, crocodiles and other reptiles can be seen wandering with crowned cranes.
The commercially viable aquaculture complexis also visited. Watch out for the hippos as the emerge out of their water pool .Return back to your hotel in the early evening.
OPTION 9 :Full Day Malindi Tour – A mombasa excursions Day Trips programme
Depart from your hotel at 0800hrs for a journey to Malindi. Drive through large sisal plantations and via Kilifi Town to Gede ruins- ancient Arab city in the heart of a dense forest. Make short walk in this historical site before driving to Malindi Marine Park. Optional marine tour by a glass bottom boat or a visit to Sabaki river. Later drive to a restaurant for Lunch. After lunch enjoy the general tour of Malindi town which includes a visit to the gold sands and the Vasco-da-Gama pillar. Later drive back to Mombasa arriving late in the afternoon.