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Coral Coast - North Coast

Watamu is a small bathing resort to the Turtle Bay with your own sea national park before the door. The park and the lying close national reservation form park and reserve (the latter with 219 km²) with the Malindi navy national one of of Kenya biosphere reservations. The three caves at the entrance to the Mida Creek are particularly worth seeing and homeland of a large number of enormous, to 1.8 m are enough fisch, which can weigh 200 kg. Parkwatchman protect the caves and limit the number of visitors. Because of the beach are some hotels, under it the Ocean of sport and the Hemingways, both famous for it to high sea-fishing rods. And naturally the hotel chain of the ASC, African Safari Club with more than 10 hotels, own airline and a club ship!

Malindi: Northern of Watamu, of Kenya most famous holiday center, is appropriate for Malindi in an attractive bay south the Sabaki River. For many centuries Malindi was an important Arab commercial centre. The Portuguese discoverer Vasco Gama landed here 1498 there and established in the following year a cross for memory of this event. The cross from Lissaboner limestone with the engraved Portuguese coat of arms was originally established on the palace area of the sheikh von Malindi, shifted there later however to the Vasco Gama POINT. Malindi became the northernmost Portuguese territory in East Africa and arrived in 17. Jh. under the rule of Oman, before the Galla it took over.


Today Malindi is main point of attraction for Italian and German overall tourists, and it remained for few of the earlier calm days. The beach is just as white and fine-grained as narrower in the south however substantially. The generous hotel plants are just as beautifully and tropical.

Malindi is a center of the high sea-fishing and home port of a set of professional catch boots. The Malindi navy national park and reserve extends over a surface south of 219 km² from Malindi to Watamu. The southern section of the park with beautiful coral garden is with snorkelers, divers and visitors in glass soil boats likes.

Kilifi long one the Kilifi Creek with the ferry crossed, today gives it a duty bridge. Kilifi is well-known in experts for the Mnarani club, which fights itself by a name made. You find the club of right hand, before you cross the new bridge. The tidal river is very popular a popular anchorage for seaworthy yachts and with water AI sportsmen and windsurfern. Before the tidal river there is a road departure to the Mnarani ruins, which go out from the cliffs on the sea. In the ruins are some graves of it a column grave, two mosques and a deep well. You were from 14. to 10. century in use.

Expenditure-robbed of the martial Galla trunk, which came from Somalia, the ruin city was discovered only 200 years later. Behind Kilifi the road leads by romantic small coastal places under palms and along the forest of Arabuko Sokoke. In a place you can throw a view of the Mida Creek, before you arrive at the departure to the famous Gedi ruins and the village Watamu.

Mida-Creek



Because of the south end of the Turtle Bay and guarded of Whale Iceland the entrance is to the Mida Creek, a mangrovenbordered tide level. Mida is a goal of numerous migratory birds, which are from March to April in the fodder-rich bank mud, before them to the north fly. Most birds belong to the families of the rainpipers and the sandpipers, but also usually some here living large flamingos are under it which arrange the picture still more multicolored.

Mida is also the best place to see the unusual and rare heron runner which lives here from September to April. Other remarkable kinds are that crowd salmon pint and Madagascar bee-eater or different kinds of sea-swallow. From June to Septembers the rose sea-swallow on Whale Iceland breed.

Most of the hotels organize Dhau or motorboat travels into the tidal river inside, but best you can observe the birds, if you take down-drives to one of the many sandigen drives going off the main street to the mangroven bank.

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Coral Coast - North Coast

Watamu is a small bathing resort to the Turtle Bay with your own sea national park before the door. The park and the lying close national reservation form park and reserve (the latter with 219 km²) with the Malindi navy national one of of Kenya biosphere reservations. The three caves at the entrance to the Mida Creek are particularly worth seeing and homeland of a large number of enormous, to 1.8 m are enough fisch, which can weigh 200 kg. Parkwatchman protect the caves and limit the number of visitors. Because of the beach are some hotels, under it the Ocean of sport and the Hemingways, both famous for it to high sea-fishing rods. And naturally the hotel chain of the ASC, African Safari Club with more than 10 hotels, own airline and a club ship!

Malindi: Northern of Watamu, of Kenya most famous holiday center, is appropriate for Malindi in an attractive bay south the Sabaki River. For many centuries Malindi was an important Arab commercial centre. The Portuguese discoverer Vasco Gama landed here 1498 there and established in the following year a cross for memory of this event. The cross from Lissaboner limestone with the engraved Portuguese coat of arms was originally established on the palace area of the sheikh von Malindi, shifted there later however to the Vasco Gama POINT. Malindi became the northernmost Portuguese territory in East Africa and arrived in 17. Jh. under the rule of Oman, before the Galla it took over.


Today Malindi is main point of attraction for Italian and German overall tourists, and it remained for few of the earlier calm days. The beach is just as white and fine-grained as narrower in the south however substantially. The generous hotel plants are just as beautifully and tropical.

Malindi is a center of the high sea-fishing and home port of a set of professional catch boots. The Malindi navy national park and reserve extends over a surface south of 219 km² from Malindi to Watamu. The southern section of the park with beautiful coral garden is with snorkelers, divers and visitors in glass soil boats likes.

Kilifi long one the Kilifi Creek with the ferry crossed, today gives it a duty bridge. Kilifi is well-known in experts for the Mnarani club, which fights itself by a name made. You find the club of right hand, before you cross the new bridge. The tidal river is very popular a popular anchorage for seaworthy yachts and with water AI sportsmen and windsurfern. Before the tidal river there is a road departure to the Mnarani ruins, which go out from the cliffs on the sea. In the ruins are some graves of it a column grave, two mosques and a deep well. You were from 14. to 10. century in use.

Expenditure-robbed of the martial Galla trunk, which came from Somalia, the ruin city was discovered only 200 years later. Behind Kilifi the road leads by romantic small coastal places under palms and along the forest of Arabuko Sokoke. In a place you can throw a view of the Mida Creek, before you arrive at the departure to the famous Gedi ruins and the village Watamu.

Mida-Creek



Because of the south end of the Turtle Bay and guarded of Whale Iceland the entrance is to the Mida Creek, a mangrovenbordered tide level. Mida is a goal of numerous migratory birds, which are from March to April in the fodder-rich bank mud, before them to the north fly. Most birds belong to the families of the rainpipers and the sandpipers, but also usually some here living large flamingos are under it which arrange the picture still more multicolored.

Mida is also the best place to see the unusual and rare heron runner which lives here from September to April. Other remarkable kinds are that crowd salmon pint and Madagascar bee-eater or different kinds of sea-swallow. From June to Septembers the rose sea-swallow on Whale Iceland breed.

Most of the hotels organize Dhau or motorboat travels into the tidal river inside, but best you can observe the birds, if you take down-drives to one of the many sandigen drives going off the main street to the mangroven bank.


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