Top Beaches to Visit and Enjoy Yourself in Kenya

Kenya is one of Africa’s black nations and has so many fascinating beaches and tourist sites. A lot of people travel to have fun, so Kenya’s tourism industry is working hard to make sure that Kenya is one of the most popular places to visit in Africa and the rest of the world.

Although most people like to travel during the holiday season, others prefer to visit tourist sites in the off-season so that they can get the most out of their visit.

The beaches and tourist attractions available in Kenya are good-looking. Spending time is what you should want to do, as you won’t regret your visit to these places.

In this article, we shall be focusing on the top beaches to visit in Kenya, their locations, and what you can see there.

1. Diani Beach

Diani Beach is the most popular of all because of the number of visitors it receives each year. It is located about a mile from Tivi Beach. You can enjoy yourself here, and they have amenities and infrastructure that will make you comfortable.

You can find good bars around the beach; the area is tranquil, and you can swim and get drinks from these bars. The palm trees on the beach provide plenty of shade.

2. Watamu

Watamu is another good-looking beach in Kenya; it has a good-looking coastline area, and it is part of Watamu National Marine Park, which is a good spot for scuba diving and other types of fun games.

At Watamu Beach, you can see so many luxurious hostels. Some of these hostels offer excellent services, and you won’t regret going there for vacation as they will give you the best of continental dishes.

3. Lamu Beaches

Lamu Beach is another one on the list of beaches in Kenya. This beach is situated just off the North Coast of Kenya with pedestrian-friendly roads, and the main means of transportation here are donkeys. You can find many beaches on the island, and you can dhow a boat to explore the island. On this island, seafood is sold, and you can enjoy yourself while on vacation and get to meet some others there.

4. Malindi

Malindi Beach is one of the most popular beaches in Kenya because it has a long history and because the explorer Vasco de Gama first landed on this island. This place is popular because of the beautiful climate, plenty of hotels, good-looking views, and lots more.

You can get continental dishes, cuisines, and seafood on this island, and you can see bars, hangout points, gaming centers, and lots more.

5. Tiwi Beach

Tiwi Beach is located on Mombasa’s south coast; you can only go there by ferry from Mombasa. This place is not crowded like the other islands we have talked about before. It is small, but it has lots of hotels and bars. You can enjoy yourself on this island. Seafood can be gotten from the available restaurants, bars, etc.

6. Shanzu Beach

Shanzu Beach is another beautiful one; you will get to see a lot of hotels, restaurants, recreation centers, etc. It is located along the Mombasa-Malindi expressway. This beach is stunning, and you will thoroughly enjoy your stay here.

7. Nyali Beach

Nyali Beach is located outside of Mombasa, and it is a beautiful place to be. Here, you will have fun and enjoy the environment. Nyali has booming hotels, local and international restaurants, etc. The beach is so beautiful that you can build sandcastles, walk around it, play games, and so on. This beach is less rounded as compared to others, and you get to have enough space to play around.

8. Manda Toto

Manda Toto is a small island off the coast of Manda. You can actually spend 40 minutes getting to this island, which is home to Manda Toto Beach. This is natural, meaning there are no infrastructures in the beach area, so you can enjoy the natural environment there. You can actually fish here or observe the fish in the water.

9. Bamburi Beach

This beach is located on Mombasa’s North Coast; it is beautiful and wonderful to be on. You can find hotels around the beach, you can find local and international restaurants, you can see a play for nightlife, etc. You can go snorkeling and scuba diving on the beach. You will see carmel, and you can actually pay to ride on carmels on the beach.

10. Kilifi Beach

Kilifi Beach can also be found in Mombasa. It is a small coastal resort that boasts history and sugar sand. On one side of the beach, there is lush vegetation, and on the other, there is the Indian Ocean.

Restaurants here serve both local and imported foods, and you can get sugar cane and relax on the beach. and make you try the cocktail available there.
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