We all know Kenya as a safari destination, but the vast country has more to offer than wildlife experience. Kenya is full surprises, from pristine beaches to coral reef, snow capped mountains, deserts, savannahs rich with big game drives, equatorial forests, etc it has endless opportunities for adventure, discovery, relaxation. Kenya has some of East Africa’s greatest beaches and Indian Ocean island getaways. Kenya’s 490 kilometre Indian Ocean coastline is ideal for a luxury beach holiday. The Kenya Coast offers a variety of beautiful beaches that all look out on to the glorious Indian Ocean. To the North is Lamu Island which offers up mix of beaches and plenty of culture. To the South is Mombasa, Diani, Watamu and Malindi for unspoiled white beaches and variety of water-sports.
The snorkelling and diving around the offshore coral formations is said to be the best in East Africa. 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. The coral reef running the length of the coast protects the shoreline for swimming and provides excellent scuba diving opportunities.
Other attractions showcase the diversity of flora and fauna in the region, marine parks and nature parks are an appealing destination for many visitors. As well, there are opportunities to experience the different facets of the Kenyan culture & history – within the city, in some of the surrounding towns and even in remote villages.It offers a striking combination of Swahili culture, superb palm lined beaches and colourful marine life.