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Wasini Island

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Wasini Island July 2015

Excellent place! Saw dolphins! Organised by one of the agents on Bamburi Beach, Eddie, outside of Neptune Hotel. Snorkelling was fun too. Lunch was option of seafood or chicken... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 July 2015
Fahmida C
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Mombasa, Kenya
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2015

visited with workmates, a great experience it was. friendly people in this area, cost was fair since we went as a group. i enjoyed boat riding, the dolphins, sea food and snorkeling. it was my first time to visit this place and it was worth it.

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Thank ric08852
Kampala, Uganda
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2015

I booked this excursion with Coral Spirit. I loved it, i even saw dolphins. i went snorkeling even though i i'm a terrible swimmer. I loved my ride on the dhow and everything was on point. even the restaurant we ate from on the island. the water was so blue, did i say i saw dolphins? this was amazing. def... More 

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Thank KingArtha
Nairobi, Kenya
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

The snorkeling is amazing with lots of brightly coloured fish in turquoise waters. We also got to see dolphins which swam next to the boat for a long time. However I would advise you to book with a reputable tour company because my experience with the boat that took us was not great. First the sail on the boat did... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015

Excellent place! Saw dolphins! Organised by one of the agents on Bamburi Beach, Eddie, outside of Neptune Hotel. Snorkelling was fun too. Lunch was option of seafood or chicken and they take you to local village afterwards. Just remember to bring sweets for the kids! Whole day event.

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Thank Fahmida C
Nairobi Region, Kenya
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2015

South coast offers a great romantic lifestyle.I had a merry time at Diani,the traveled to shimoni before boarding a boat to the beautiful wasini island.Of course you know being in the indian ocean for thirty minutes is amazing!Wasini island is a perfect place for nature lovers and offers a great selection of activities, You may also have a stop at... More 

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Warlingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2015

Whole day from start to finish was amazing, the boat , snorkelling, lunch at the little island restaurant .. everything.

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Thank shelly119
Mombasa, Kenya
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2015

We took four people to this Island with continental tours and safaris on a one day trip.Kisite-Mpunguti Marine National Park is one of the best marine reserves in Kenya. The park covers 28 sq km of pristine coral reefs and offers excellent diving and snorkeling. You have a reasonable chance of seeing dolphins in the Shimoni Channel and humpback whales... More 

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Thank Safari K
Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2015

The trip from shimoni jetty was quite something.Along the way we were lucky enough to spot dolphins.This Island is worth a visit,leaves you feeling at peace,it has a calming effect.We had lunch on the Island which was inclusive of the package we had paid for dolphin watching and snorkeling at Kisite Mpunguti marine park.Next time I'd rather carry my own... More 

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Thank blacktraveler1
Dusseldorf, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2015

We enjoyed our day tour Wasini Island, saw many dolphins, the snorkel trip was marvellous and the food very tasty. All in all an adventure not to miss. Best price offer we got with African Bush and Beach Adventures, Diani Beach. Can recommend this tour.

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Thank Susanne G
Nairobi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2015

To go to the Island you have to take a boat through the Kisite Marine park. We used a boat operated by Charlies Claw. We got to the island and went to the restaurant which is managed by Charlies Claw. The Island was very beautiful a little piece of heaven.

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