Kisite Mpunguti Marine National Park Day-Trip Description
Have you ever been on a wild adventure? How about one that includes the best snorkelling and diving in the world? Well, look no further. This full-day excursion to Kisite Mpunguti Marine National Park is sure to be a memorable experience!
You’ll start your day off bright and early at 7:15am with pickup from your accommodation for a 50km journey down to Shimoni Jetty. Once there, board an Arabic Dhow for a picturesque sail to Kisite Marine Park – where you can swim, snorkel and even spot some dolphins! The park boasts stunning coral reefs and diverse marine life, so prepare yourself for an unforgettable underwater experience. Who knows – you may even catch a glimpse of whales or whale sharks!
After all that swimming, make sure to refuel with lunch on Wasini Island served by friendly Swahili ladies. Enjoy white wine or beer as you relish your meal al fresco style. To finish off your day perfectly, enjoy tea accompanied by delicious patisseries before heading back to Shimoni jetty around 4pm then being driven back home later in the evening.
|KISITE MPUNGUTI MARINE PARK
CORAL GARDEN WALK
G.D Means Game Drive
N/A Means Not Applicable
Kisite Mpunguti Marine National Park Day-Trip Itinerary
Set sail for an adventure of a lifetime! We’ll begin with pickup from your beach hotel and drive to Shimoni Pier, overlooking the Wasini Channel. You’ll meet our seasoned dive team and get briefed on the excursion options before you climb aboard our authentic dhow. Keep your eyes peeled – we might just spot some rare humpback dolphins or aquatic seabirds as we cruise through the waters!
Once in the marine park, it’s time to explore beneath the surface. Get ready to be amazed by beautiful coral gardens and their many inhabitants such as fish, sea turtles and more. Snorkelers can take advantage of a unique view from above when they observe life in the depths at an outer reef of a rocky islet.
After your morning under water, refuel with lunch at Wasini Island Restaurant before spending your afternoon exploring local villages or simply relaxing on the beachfront while witnessing nature’s beauty unfold around you.
0600 hrs: Pick up from hotels located in the north coast of Mombasa.
0700 hrs: Pick up from hotels located in the south coast of Mombasa
0830 hrs: Arrive at the Shimoni jetty to embark on the dhow and sail.
0900 hrs – 1100hrs: Sailing and snorkelling at the Kisite Marine Park
1300 hrs: Sail to Wasini Island. Cultural Tour and Lunch
1430 hrs: Coral Garden Walk
1600 hrs: Depart
Safari Cost Include the following:
- All park entrance fees
- Drinking water for use during trip
- Services of an English-speaking experienced driver guide
- Transport to and from Kisite Mpunguti park
- Flying doctors air ambulance evacuation in case of a life-threatening accident or injury
- All services offered in this package
Safari cost Does not Include the following:
- Masai village visit
- Expenses of personal nature
- International Airfares
- Any other expenses not noted on the “Safari includes” list