Holaa Safari Kenya

Watamu & Malindi Excursion

Dolphin, Snorkeling, Bird Watching, Sundowner & a touch of historic places
Gede Ruins - Old Mosque

About Watamu & Malindi

Welcome to an exploration of the Kenyan coastal gems, Watamu and Malindi! Situated along the tranquil shores of the Indian Ocean, these two destinations offer a perfect blend of natural beauty, cultural richness, and adventurous experiences.

Watamu: Nestled between pristine white beaches and lush greenery, Watamu boasts a serene ambiance that captures the essence of tropical paradise. Renowned for its breathtaking coral reefs and crystal-clear waters, Watamu is a haven for marine enthusiasts and beach lovers alike. Whether you’re snorkeling through vibrant coral gardens, diving with majestic sea turtles, or simply basking in the sun on its powdery sands, Watamu promises an unforgettable coastal retreat.

Beyond its captivating marine life, Watamu also harbors the enchanting Watamu Marine National Park, a protected area teeming with diverse flora and fauna. Visitors can embark on guided nature walks, birdwatching expeditions, or explore the mangrove forests, immersing themselves in the region’s ecological wonders.

Malindi: Continuing our journey along the Kenyan coast, we arrive at the vibrant town of Malindi, where ancient history merges seamlessly with contemporary charm. Known for its rich Swahili heritage and Swahili architecture, Malindi offers a fascinating glimpse into Kenya’s cultural tapestry.

One of Malindi’s most iconic landmarks is the historic Gede Ruins, an archaeological site dating back to the 13th century. Wander through the ancient corridors of this once-thriving Swahili town, adorned with intricately carved pillars and mysterious tombs, and unravel the stories of its past glory.

For those seeking adventure, Malindi’s bustling streets and vibrant markets beckon exploration. Indulge in a culinary journey through its eclectic eateries, savoring the flavors of authentic Swahili cuisine and fresh seafood delicacies.

Safari Itinerary

Pick up at 0545hrs from Diani beach and drive to Watamu passed Mombasa, arrive in Watamu around 0830hrs. Depart on a glass bottom boat in search of dolphins then snorkel at the marine park,walk and discover Garoda beach not far from the marine park. Later proceed to the mida creek along mangrove forest where varieties of birds can be seen including flamingos, pelicans, marine eagles and more…. Have grilled lunch at the Waka Waka or Sudi island “seafood and swahili food combined served fresh with tropical fruits,around 1530hrs return back from this magical sea trip and explore the indigenous people of Watamu as you go in the Village. Bajuns and Giriamas are the locals and very friendly. Those guests returning to Diani/Mombasa can do so and those who stay in Watamu can take bath at our resident home and relax with our close family members and neighbors around before visiting Crab Sharb Dabasso for a Sundowner and soft drinks on top of a restaurant built in mangrove forest that gives visitors a real romantic moment,the nature along the boardwalk can give you a different feeling in a different continent. Our guests enjoy this and cocktails are served as you watch the Sun goes down in the evening, Watamu Holaa Trip. Afterwards we return home for dinner and overnight, while in Watamu village.

Next day after breakfast you can visit the Ruins of Gede at a friendly price or attached to the whole Tour package…. the Gede ruins reflect history back in the 9th century and the rich culture can be felt to date.Here can guests see sykes monkeys and tease them because they are friendly and well trained….

From this short and final tour guests can travel back to diani/Mombasa beach with a smooth drive through sisal, mangos and cashewnuts plantations…

Some guests can extend their stay in Watamu so they can visit Marafa hells kitchen and Robinson island located north of Malindi town… 2 days or 3 days in Watamu and Malindi cannot be compared with anything rather than fun and enjoyment with a mix of cultural exposure at the best rate.

Safari Price Includes

Safari Price Excludes

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