Highlights for the Wasini Island Dophin Dhow Excursion
- Local Coastal Villages and farmlands
- Dhow cruise
- Snorkeling at Kenya's Kisite Mpunguti Marine Reserve
- A chance to swim with dolphins
Itinerary for the 1 Day Wasini Island Dolphin Dhow Excursion
Welcome to a day's ultimate pleasure in the richest marine park in the Kenya Coast. In the early morning depart (at 6.00 am) for the tranquil fishing village of Shimoni close to the Tanzanian border. The scenic route takes you to through lush coconut and cashew nuts plantation and colourful villages of the Digo people.
At Shimoni, jetty boards at authentic motorized Lamu Dhow, which cruise and sail you through and enriching seascapes of islands to the underwater splendor of the Kisite Marine Park. Here snorkellers will marvel at the incredible variety of marine life in the shallow and warm waters around Kisite Island, for the numerous birds.
Divers will explore a number of excellent dive sites, also teeming with a astounding variety of Marine life which inhabitants the magnificent coral reefs in and around the park.
A sumptuous Swahili style seafood lunch is served in Wasini village. After an unforgettable day on and around the Island,We return you back to your hotel in the evening.
Kaya Kinondo Tour
Leave your hotel in the morning and drive to the Kaya Kinondo Sacred Forest, your guide will point out the flora and fauna/biodiversity of this mystic forest. You will visit the Digo people’s (indigenous Kenya Coast tribesmen) shrines where you will be introduced to their spiritual ritual and worship. Later you will visit a Digo Village in the countryside to interact with them in their daily lives. The village tour includes a visit to a traditional healer’s house to see how they go about healing the sick and exorcising evil spirit. To finish your tour you will visit to a local Primary School, you will enter the classrooms and have the opportunity to get a presentation with the school head teacher before returning to the hotel for lunch.