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Wasini Island

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Beautiful place with amazing water and good to snorkel however corals seemed a bit damaged. Also... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
Giessen, Germany
via mobile
A lovely day out

Visited Wasini Island when in Kenya through F King Safari.I booked in the UK and paid up front... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2016
Dianne B
Warrington, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place with amazing water and good to snorkel however corals seemed a bit damaged. Also great for dolphin spotting.

Thank anni27ch
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Visited Wasini Island when in Kenya through F King Safari.I booked in the UK and paid up front which was no problem .It takes about 2 1/2 hours and the road can be bumpy.The snorkelling is fantastic and you swim to a small sandy island...More

Thank Dianne B
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Amazing experience in Wasini island, with a fantastic experience of snorkelling in coral reefs.! A beautifull island and a great day!

Thank Cristina S
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Visited the island after going to the kisite mpunguti marine park. Inhabitants originally were from Tanzania. We got to see the beautiful coral gardens along a boardwalk courtesy of the women who inhabit the island. I have never seen anything spectacular than that in my...More

Thank Michelle O
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

So Wasini Island makes for a nice day trip, but if you're not excited about touristy things or you've been spoiled by pristine coral reefs, this is not for you. Getting onto boats to head out the island, you will be hounded by people who...More

1  Thank Kereuter
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Visiting Wasini Island and marine reserve makes a good day out and day trip from Mombasa. You have to get there early - by 9 am - to get a place on the dhows that take you round and it's a good idea to arrange...More

2  Thank Clive B
Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

It was amazing!! Trip was included a boat trip, dolphin watching, snorkeling at Kisite Marine Park, fantastic fresh seefood lunch at Wasani Island and opportunity to see how people live at the island. If you looking for a fantastic day out in Mombasa I would...More

1  Thank Timea B
Reviewed 21 December 2015

Its hard to rate nature anything lower than a 5 really. Didn't get to swim with the dolphins but snorkeling was enough for me to get excited. Went with a tour group called Kisite-0708870181 who organize the trips and diving. It was a one day...More

2  Thank Charity H
Reviewed 14 December 2015

we were visiting the famous Shimoni slave caves (used by the Arabs as a slave pen, where the slaves were held before being taken to Zanzibar during the 19C slave trade) when we were told about the Wasini island. Our visit to Shimoni caves ended...More

1  Thank Cynthia I
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Long boat ride to Kisite Mpunguti for snorkelling and a chance to swim with the dolphins then stop over for lunch at local restaurant in Wasini (set on a cliff). Lunch is delicious, fresh seaweed cuisine, seafood and local dishes. The locals are very friendly...More

Thank sarah l
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