Kisite Mpunguti Marine Park
Kisite Mpunguti National Marine Park
About Kisite Mpunguti Marine Park
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 grass and herbs while the Mpunguti Islands feature dense coastal equatorial forest.
Significant numbers of rare crab-plovers and roseate terns migrate from Europe to nest here. Tropical reef fish include large schools of pelagic fish, butterfly, parrot, rockcod and angel fish. Manta rays, turtles, dolphins and reef sharks are frequently seen.
Directions to Kisite Mpunguti Marine ParkThe park can only be reached by tour company boats and local community dhows. Kisite Marine Park HQ is situated on the mainland in Shimoni 200 m South of the main Shimoni Pier.
Kisite Mpunguti Marine Park Map
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling