Having a Blast in Kenya – Beach Edition!

Posted on Posted in Destination Spots

When visiting Kenya, why not visit the most beautiful beaches it has to offer?  The following are seven of the best beaches that Kenya has to offer:

Diani Beach

Surrounded by palm trees on all its sides, Diani beach is one of the most beautiful beaches in Kenya. Skydiving is the most popular activity here. There is a famous skydiving club, called Skydive Diani which offers this service. There’s nothing to worry if you haven’t done it before. Professional instructors will be there to guide you.

diani beach

Nyali Beach

It is located in Mombasa and has a very peaceful and relaxing atmosphere. The best thing about Nyali is that it never gets overcrowded. Apart from relaxing and admiring the beauty of the place, you can try out surfing, which is quite popular here. Since the beach generally remains empty, it is actually a very good place to learn surfing.

nyali beach

Lamu Beaches

Some of the most famous beaches in Lamu Island are Manda Bay and also Shela Beach. The favorable climate here, along with excellent infrastructure facilities, makes this an ideal place to try out water sports. Kayaking is very popular here. Grab the best inflatable kayak you can and have a blast!

You should try out the kayaking safari here, which will take you to some of the most remote and beautiful islands. In this kayak safari, you have to paddle for around 10 km everyday and will get to learn a lot about the marine life.  At the very least, take your own inflatable kayak or canoe or boat and you won’t go wrong!

lamu beach

Tiwi Beach

Tiwi Beach is a very peaceful, white sand beach, located around 15 km from the city of Mombasa. You can try out several water activities here. Deep sea fishing is popular here. If you are lucky, you may even catch a marlin. Apart from that, you can also go for scuba diving or snorkeling.  Want to spend the night?  Check out the Amani Tiwi Beach Resort where hundreds have had left a positive review.

tiwi beach

Watamu Beach

This is probably the most secluded beach in the whole of Kenya. It is famous for the presence of a large number of turtles. Apart from turtles, there are also many rare marine creatures here. Hence, the best thing will be to take a ride in a glass bottom boat and admire the underwater creatures.

watamu beach

Gazi Beach

This is one of the best beaches in Kenya for sunbathing. It is a great place to swim, thanks to its clear water. Some of the most popular water activities here are snorkeling and diving. While you are here, don’t miss out on the local dishes ; they are amazing.

gazi beach

Bamburi Beach

Bamburi Beach has something to offer to everyone. There are several top clubs here which offers a great nightlife experience. Adventure lovers can try out jet-skiing or can also go sailing. The presence of many fishing spots makes this beach more attractive.

bamburi beach

Looking for more awesome things to do in Kenya?  Check out 6 of the Top Rated Tourist Attractions in Kenya and have BLAST!

Leave a Reply