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Wasini Dhow & Dolphin excursion
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Wasini Dhow & Dolphin excursion

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Snorkelling, Dolphin encounters, seafood lunch

Enjoy a sun-drenched day of snorkeling, dolphin viewing, bird watching and sailing in the Kisite Mpunguti marine park.

This popular coastal sea and land excursion offers a full day of activities featuring sailing on a traditional Dhow.

The tour includes Dolphin encounters and a sea food lunch.

Wasini dhow excursion pick up points:

Mombasa island, Mombasa port, Bamburi resorts, Galu resorts, Diani resorts, Nyali resorts, Shanzu resorts, Tiwi resorts

Departure Times

South Coast Resorts : Approximately : 0645hrs

Mombasa North Coast Resorts : Approximately : 0600hrs


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Tour Highlights:

  • Kenya coast scenic country on drive
  • Snorkeling
  • Coral / marine life
  • Dolphins
  • Seafood & traditional (Swahili) dishes
  • Local cultures

Wasini Dhow & Dolphin Excursion

Day Plan
  • Collection
  • Lunch
  • Drop Off

Early pick up from your beach resort.

The morning drive is across the ferry to the South Coast where we stop briefly at Diani beach for other pick ups

Later proceed to the historical small fishing village of Shimoni on a drive  via coastal settlements with views of palm trees, cashew nuts, mango tree plantations

At the Shimoni village jetty we board the motorized dhows for a cruise in the marine park and the surrounding Kisite, Mpunguti Islands.

Snorkel and marvel at the rich marine life where corals, exotic fish and sea plants are protected. As we sail in the calm waters, we will be on the lookout for the resident dolphins that approach our  dhow and  beckon us to join them for a swimming duel.

At Wasini Island, disembark and take a discovery stroll through the Island and its pure Swahili culture also visiting the giant coral garden and adjacent mangrove swamp forest. Our guide shall give us an in depth oration throughout the tour.

Later,  settle down for an adventurous barbeque seafood lunch with local Swahili accompaniments. After a short reflective siesta, board your dhows for the sail  to the mainland  jetty at Shimoni.

Time permitting visit the Shimoni caves where slaves were “stored” during the old slave trading days before shipment to the Zanzibar slave market.

Bid “Kwaheri” to the village folk and return to your beach resorts of Diani, Mombasa, Bamburi.

What you could see/do at Wasini

  • Snorkeling
  • Dolphin
  • Exotic Fish
  • Sea Food

Tour Price Includes

  • Snorkeling Equipment
  • Shared transport in a mini-bus or coach
  • Marine park fees
  • Sea Food Lunch
  • Dhow and Guide
  • Pick up & drop off at your Kenya coast beach resort

Not Included In the Tour Price: Breakfast, Items and Services of a personal nature.

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