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Excellent wood carvings - see their web site for pictures. You can also visit the carvers village and meet the men producing these wooden beauties. Located 4 km from city center direction the airport, take Matatu from GPO (general post office), 30 ksh.
The place is on the way to the airport, with lots of traffic jams to get there. But it is worth a visit.
It employs around 3000 people, mostly sculptress who make all the animals, masks, statues etc you see everywhere else in Kenya (and...More
Wherever you go in Mombasa (and elsewhere in Kenya) you will find people selling key-rings name-plates and carvings. Although some of it is made in places such as Bombolulu, most of it is made here.
Akamba really miss a trick by not having pictures of...More