Coastal Beaches

Best Coastal beaches in Kenya

Kaylan Tours is a specialist operator offering high quality travel to some of Africa’s most captivating destinations.  Our beach holidays are meticulously designed to match each client’s travel dreams, style and interests. From one-of-a-kind holiday to personal tours, we’ll create a bespoke beach holiday that works around you. Wherever you want to explore in East Africa, we will handpick the right accommodation and experiences with your interests in mind

Diani:

Located to the south coast of Kenya Diani beach boasts Her waters stretch out freely, flaunting white sands and smooth oceans waves welcoming the blue sky and sun rays to a celebration of freedom, love and great memories. Her weather, calm as it is warm, brings with it the conduciveness required for the beach life – Laughter, barefoot dances, wind tousled hair and water sports activities. Enjoy snorkeling and Wasini Island which is a host to a wide variety of dolphins. Diani Beach also has an Art Gallery with very beautiful artifacts.

Mombasa:

Mombasa is famous for its beaches, world-class beach resorts, and its historical significance. It is the most popular tourist destination in Kenya and is the second largest city in Kenya. Enjoy a tour of Mombasa with a visit to places such as Haller Park, Mamba Village, Old Town, Fort Jesus, wild waters etc. Being a famous town for Swahili people mouthwatering dishes from Swahili restaurant such as Forodhani & Tarbush.

Mombasa beach
Malindi Beach

Malindi:

Malindi is a string of tropical beaches dotted with hotels and resorts. Malindi Marine National Park and nearby Watamu Marine National Park are home to turtles and colorful fish. Arabuko-Sokoke Forest Reserve harbors elephants and more than 200 species of birds. Near the forest, the Gede Ruins are the remains of an ancient Swahili town. Also enjoy snorkeling, sunbathing & kite surfing in the sandy beaches of Malindi.

Watamu:

Watamu is a known for Watamu Marine National Park and Reserve, which has 3 bays: Watamu, Blue Lagoon and Turtle. Sandy beaches and coral gardens are the defining features. Seabirds, as well as green and hawksbill turtles, inhabit Mida Creek with its sand flats and mangrove forest. Snorkeling, kite surfing and sun bathing are also some of the best acatvities to indulge in while in Watamu.

watamu beach

Lamu:

There is no beach in the port of Lamu, but a hot slow walk or a short dhow trip around the island reveals the deserted long golden sands of Shela Beach. This is where the gorgeous Peponi Hotel is situated – renowned for fantastic food and offering total relaxation. On the far side of Lamu, only accessible by boat is the Swiss Family Robinson-style Kipungani retreat. In age-old Lamu tradition, time stands still at Kipungani and you can live out a real-life Robinson Crusoe fantasy, but in more style and comfort. Other tourisits attractions include: Takwa Ruins, Lamu Fort, Siyu Fort, Masjid Riyadha Mosque, The Donkey Sanctuary, Dodori National Reserve, Shella Village and Lake Kenyatta.

Zanzibar:

The Zanzibar is a breathtaking spot to escape from the world. You’ll enjoy clear, turquoise-blue water; shallow sandbars perfect for wading; and many small, nearly deserted islands virtually unvisited by tourists. Explore the World Heritage Site of Stone Town, Zanzibar City’s old quarter. Or just go beach to beach between tiny fishing villages—each one’s better than the next. You can also visit the the famous prison Island and Spice tour.