Malindi Tourism, Kenya

Visit Malindi - Best of Malindi

Malindi (once known as Melinde) is a town on Malindi Bay at the mouth of the Galana River, lying on the Indian Ocean coast of Kenya. It is 120 kilometres northeast of Mombasa. The population of Malindi was 207,253 as of the 2009 census. It is the largest urban centre in Kilifi County.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Malindi in Kenya. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Malindi like a local. After your splendid visit to Malindi, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Mombasa. Attractions in Mombasa include Haller Park, Fort Jesus Museum, Diani Beach. To reach Malindi, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Moi International Airport. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

Malindi is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

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Facts and Stats for Malindi*

  • Living in Malindi - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index 72.04 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Malindi

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Malindi

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.03 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.96 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.75 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 43.03 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 16.55 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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