Lamu Island tour (3 days /2 nights)

From/ to Mombasa & Diani beach resorts

A retreat excursion to the timeless allure of  Lamu island  from Mombasa and Diani beach Kenya.

The  3 days 2 nights Lamu archipelago by air /road  excursion leaves  from your hotel on a leisurely scenic drive to Malindi airport where we board the 30 minutes flight to Manda Island’s airstrip.

We connect to  Lamu by boat and proceed to discover the historical charm and serenity of the island. 

The Lamu island provides a physical, mental and spiritual retreat with Kenya coast scenery,overviews and culture thrown in. 

Tour is suitable for all age groups, honeymooners, couples, seniors, individuals, small groups and friends. 

Tour leaves  from Mombasa island,Nyali beach,Bamburi Beach,Shanzu Beach,Kikambala beach,Diani beach & Tiwi beach resorts


Highlights:

  • Scenic  drive en-route Malindi
  • Scenery, people & local life styles
  • Over  view as you fly from Malindi to Lamu
  • Dhow experience ex-Manda Airstrip – to Lamu or Shella
  • Serenity, history, culture and relaxation at Lamu

DEPARTURE TIMES
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Diani beach resorts Appr. 0700Hrs.
 
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Mombasa island hotels & beach resorts Appr. 0830Hrs..

SET YOUR OWN TOUR DAY:

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DAY 1: MOMBASA – MALINDI - LAMU (Mombasa to Malindi 120 kms, Appx. 2.5 hrs)

Pick up from your beach resort and proceed  on a leisurely scenic drive to the Malindi airport.

Sisal, coconut,mango and  forest plantations together with  subsistence crops and  local homesteads occupy the 120 km stretch of smooth tarmac road.

We arrive in time for our 30-minute flight to Manda Island.
Approximately 1300hrs arrive at the Manda Airstrip.

Met and transfer by boat or dhow to  Lamu Island.

A walk or donkey ride takes us to our hotel.
We are on half board basis with breakfast and either lunch or dinner giving us the opportunity to explore and discover local restaurants.

This is  Part of the fun!

Overnight at your Lamu island hotel.

DAY 2: LAMU

A whimsical day at Lamu Kenya!.

Explore the maze of streets, visit the Lamu museum, take a dhow tour to the neighboring Islands, visit the Shella beach or simply relax and while the day with the locals in this serene retreat.

Overnight at your Lamu hotel.
DAY 3: LAMU – MALINDI - MOMBASA (Malindi to Mombasa 120km , Apprx 2.5 Hrs)

Breakfast at your hotel.

This morning is at leisure.

After lunch take a  boat transfer to the Manda Island Airstrip.
1340hrs: Depart Lamu for Malindi.
1420hrs: Met on arrival at Malindi Airport

Road transfer to Mombasa.
Drop off at your Mombasa or Diani beach resorts


Tour Price

 per person:
Luxury
With accommodation at Petleys Inn or Lamu Palace
$ 530
With accommodation at Peponi hotel $ 690
With accommodation at Economy Lamu hotels $ 410

Price is per person sharing in a double / twin room / tent


Safari price includes:-
Road transport: Mombasa – Malindi – Mombasa
Air tickets: Malindi – Lamu – Malindi
Boat Transfers: Airstrip – Lamu - Airstrip
Accommodation as outlined
Pick up and drop off at respective hotels.
Government taxes and local levies
The Flying Doctors Medical, Emergency and Rescue cover
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Lamu dhow from hotel

 

 

 

Lamu Festival Donkey Ride Competition

 

 

 

Lamu Mosque in Sea Front



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