Things to Do in Kenya Beaches

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Diani Beach

Diani Beach

Beaches in Diani Beach (153.1 km from Kenya Beaches)

One of the world's great beaches for kite surfing! Add to that scuba diving, snorkelling, deep-sea fishing, the coral reef and heavenly white sand and you have the perfect place for a wonderful holiday. Photo source: Joao Maximo, under CC licence.

Chui Adventure Centre

Chui Adventure Centre

Popular Attractions in Diani Beach (153.6 km from Kenya Beaches)

Chui Adventure Centre offers scuba diving, deep sea fishing, kite surfing, wind surfing, kayaking body boarding. Catering to both beginners and experienced enthusiasts with courses or equipment rentals to suite young and old.

Uzuri Spa

Uzuri Spa

Popular Attractions in Diani Beach (153.9 km from Kenya Beaches)

The Uzuri Spa and Fitness Forest is situated in the grounds of the Leopard Beach Resort within six acres of indigenous forest. ‘Uzuri’ – meaning goodness in Swahili – is a sanctuary for those seeking tranquility and rejuvenation of mind, body and soul. The spa offers a luxurious combination of original African products and European style...

Diani Beach Art Gallery

Diani Beach Art Gallery

Galleries and Museums in Diani Beach (154.6 km from Kenya Beaches)

Artists, art lovers and patrons alike shouldn’t miss stopping in at Diani Beach Art Gallery for a refreshing take on contemporary fine African art. The airy space and relaxed atmosphere lends itself to enjoyable viewing and discovering more about top African artists. The diverse selection of painted works, sculptures and photography hails from...

Skydive Diani

Skydive Diani

Popular Attractions in Diani Beach (154.6 km from Kenya Beaches)

Skydive Diani is the only permanently skydiving club in Kenya that offers tandem skydives and courses. Locals and tourists alike return every weekend to join the vibrant crowd who spend their free time jumping out of airplanes. Most jumps land on Diani Beach but a growing number of jumps take place throughout Kenya. Skydive Diani is an...

Leisure Lodge Golf Club

Leisure Lodge Golf Club

Golf Courses in Diani Beach (154.6 km from Kenya Beaches)

The Leisure Lodge Golf Club offers a unique playing experience in peaceful Diani Beach. Players of all skill levels will find the 18-hole course an appealing challenge. The beautiful course is designed by Tommy Fjastad to harmonise with the natural environments found in Diani. Palm, cashew nut, casuarinas and mango trees line the fairways....

Forty Thieves Beach Bar

Forty Thieves Beach Bar

Bars in Diani Beach (156.9 km from Kenya Beaches)

Kick back with a cocktail while the waves gently lap your toes. At the Forty Thieves Beach Bar & Bistro you can listen to live music, play bar games, watch water sports, enjoy a delicious lunch or party the night away. You’re always assured a warm welcome and there's a disco under the stars every evening. www.beachbar.co

H2O Extreme

H2O Extreme

Popular Attractions in Diani Beach (157.9 km from Kenya Beaches)

The heavenly palm-fringed Diani Beach stretches for 20 km and is kept free of seaweed by an offshore coral reef. This coastal utopia is now one of Kenya’s best-loved beaches, offering postcard perfect white sand and turquoise warm water. Fall out of bed, hang out on the beach, eat (you’ll need to fuel up), drink and have a blast while H2O Extreme...

Leisure Golf Club

Leisure Golf Club

Golf Courses in Diani Beach (162.5 km from Kenya Beaches)

The attractive 18-hole golf course at Leisure Lodge Golf & Beach Resort offers 300 days of sunshine and golfing pleasure throughout the year. The course is designed by Thommy Fjastad and is characterized by rolling fairways, challenging bunkers, appealing water features and impeccable greens. Inspired by the stunning tropical landscape, it...

Charlie Claws

Charlie Claws

Popular Attractions in Wasini Island (193.9 km from Kenya Beaches)

We welcome you to Charlie Claw’s on Wasini Island – a great escape and getaway located in the heart of “real” Africa on the very edge of Kenya’s exciting Swahili coastal strip. A true pearl! Our happy guests can testify that we offer a wide variety of exciting activities, including: Snorkeling, Scuba Diving, Dhow Sailing, Dolphin Spotting, Sunset...

Kisite Mpunguti Marine Park

Kisite Mpunguti Marine Park

Nature Reserves in Kisite Mpunguti National Marine Park (201 km from Kenya Beaches)

Kisite Mpunguti National Marine Park’s star attractions include dolphins, coral gardens, fabulous snorkeling, diving and bird watching. The stunning sandy beach is good for environmentally friendly recreational activities. The ecosystem covers a marine area with four small islands surrounded by coral reef. Kisite Island itself is covered in low...

Things to do near Kenya Beaches

*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling distance.

Tsavo East National Park

Tsavo East National Park

Nature Reserves in Tsavo East National Park (68 km from Kenya Beaches)

One of Kenya’s biggest and most popular parks, Tsavo East National Park is home to a prolific diversity of wildlife, and is a hot spot for global biodiversity. In operation since 1948, it is also one of the oldest parks. The park is named for the Tsavo River, which flows through it from west to east. It borders the Chyulu Hills National Park, and...

Mida Creek Lagoon

Mida Creek Lagoon

Beaches in Watamu (81 km from Kenya Beaches)

Exploring the Mida Creek is a must-do for everyone looking for a change from sun bathing. Jump right into the magical world of this lagoon surrounding the shores of the hotel. Discover the internationally renowned birds of the Mida Creek during a canoe or kayak trip throught the rich mangroves in the small hidden channels of the lagoon....

Local Ocean Trust Marine Conservation Centre

Local Ocean Trust Marine Conservation Centre

Animal Parks in Watamu (82 km from Kenya Beaches)

The Local Ocean Trust Marine Conservation Centre is an interactive and educational centre promoting marine conservation in the area. The Centre is the first of its kind on the Kenyan coast and celebrates the varied marine habitats of Watamu. Their mission is to instill an appreciation of the beauty and wonders of the marine world, particularly...

Bio Ken Snake Farm

Bio Ken Snake Farm

Animal Parks in Watamu (82.8 km from Kenya Beaches)

Snakes alive! Stroke a slithery, scaled reptile and watch venomous snakes being milked. Bio-Ken Snake Farm is a research centre housing fascinating reptiles and dealing mostly with snakes and snakebites. It houses the largest collection of snakes in East Africa and is open to visitors. As well as touring the facilities and the reptiles,...

Vipingo Ridge Golf Resort

Vipingo Ridge Golf Resort

Golf Courses in Kikambala (107 km from Kenya Beaches)

This world class golf resort is 10 minutes behind Clamkara House, which is on the beach at Vipingo. It offers a championship golf course and facilities.

Akamba Handicrafts Cooperative

Akamba Handicrafts Cooperative

Popular Attractions in Changamwe (126.3 km from Kenya Beaches)

The Akamba Handicrafts Cooperative is a nonprofit organization that manufacturers and exports fine woodcarvings, animal sculptures, decorative accessories, and fancy customized goods. Akamba Handicrafts produce high quality animal woodcarvings on site. Customers can walk into the workshops, meet the friendly artists and witness the creative...

Haller Park

Haller Park

Nature Reserves in Bamburi (127.5 km from Kenya Beaches)

Go wild about big teeth, fur and feathers in Mombasa Formerly known as Bamburi Nature Trail, Haller Park is a unique wildlife sanctuary situated on Mombasa's North Coast. This nature park was once a limestone quarry, and now provides an attractive home for a variety of plant, bird and animal species. Popular attractions include the Crocodile...

Fort Jesus

Fort Jesus

Galleries and Museums in Makadara (131.3 km from Kenya Beaches)

The impressive Fort Jesus on Mombasa Island is a significant historical landmark in East Africa and a popular attraction for local and international visitors. It was built in 1593 to guard the entrance of the harbour by order of King Philip I of Portugal, also King Philip II of Spain, joint monarch of the Portuguese and Spanish Kingdoms. The...

Taita Group

Taita Group

Popular Attractions in Tsavo East National Park (138.1 km from Kenya Beaches)

Guests to Tsavo Mashariki Camp are welcomed around the fireplace with the traditional music of the Taita Group. They perform their music entirely on self-made instruments.

Shimba Hills National Reserve

Shimba Hills National Reserve

Nature Reserves in Kwale (152.6 km from Kenya Beaches)

Shimba Hills National Reserve is located 33 km south of Mombasa and provides visitors exciting activities such as game viewing, trekking, and overnight camping. Rich in flora and fauna, the reserve boasts the highest density of African elephant in Kenya. Other species include sable antelope, black and rufous elephant shrew, bushy tailed mongoose...

Diani Beach

Diani Beach

Beaches in Diani Beach (153.1 km from Kenya Beaches)

One of the world's great beaches for kite surfing! Add to that scuba diving, snorkelling, deep-sea fishing, the coral reef and heavenly white sand and you have the perfect place for a wonderful holiday. Photo source: Joao Maximo, under CC licence.

Chui Adventure Centre

Chui Adventure Centre

Popular Attractions in Diani Beach (153.6 km from Kenya Beaches)

Chui Adventure Centre offers scuba diving, deep sea fishing, kite surfing, wind surfing, kayaking body boarding. Catering to both beginners and experienced enthusiasts with courses or equipment rentals to suite young and old.

Uzuri Spa

Uzuri Spa

Popular Attractions in Diani Beach (153.9 km from Kenya Beaches)

The Uzuri Spa and Fitness Forest is situated in the grounds of the Leopard Beach Resort within six acres of indigenous forest. ‘Uzuri’ – meaning goodness in Swahili – is a sanctuary for those seeking tranquility and rejuvenation of mind, body and soul. The spa offers a luxurious combination of original African products and European style...

Diani Beach Art Gallery

Diani Beach Art Gallery

Galleries and Museums in Diani Beach (154.6 km from Kenya Beaches)

Artists, art lovers and patrons alike shouldn’t miss stopping in at Diani Beach Art Gallery for a refreshing take on contemporary fine African art. The airy space and relaxed atmosphere lends itself to enjoyable viewing and discovering more about top African artists. The diverse selection of painted works, sculptures and photography hails from...

Leisure Lodge Golf Club

Leisure Lodge Golf Club

Golf Courses in Diani Beach (154.6 km from Kenya Beaches)

The Leisure Lodge Golf Club offers a unique playing experience in peaceful Diani Beach. Players of all skill levels will find the 18-hole course an appealing challenge. The beautiful course is designed by Tommy Fjastad to harmonise with the natural environments found in Diani. Palm, cashew nut, casuarinas and mango trees line the fairways....