Mombasa City Full Day Tour

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    8:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    hotel or residence in mombasa at 8 AM
    Apartments
    Villas
    Hostels
    Any hotel/residence within Mombasa
    Note: airport transfer to your hotel will be charged US.. read more
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Explore Mombasas Old town and nature on a full-day, guided tour that includes entrance fees, all activities, and round-trip hotel transport. Get the perfect introduction to the city by visiting with a local guide, who will share stories about Mombasa culture and heritage, and introduce you to local cuisine in the Old town market.

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Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Fort jesus museum, Mombasa, Coast Province

Pick up from your hotel and proceed to Fort Jesus built by the Portuguese in the 16th Century. The site chosen was a coral ridge at the entrance to the harbour and was built to secure the safety of Portuguese living on the East Coast of Africa. It has had a long history of hostilities of the interested parties that used to live in Mombasa. Omani Arabs attacked the Fort from 1696 to 1698. Between 1837 and 1895, the Fort was used as barracks for the soldiers. When the British protectorate was proclaimed on the 1st of July 1895, the Fort was converted into a prison. The Fort is now an important historical landmark in the East African region.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Mombasa tusks, Mombasa, Coast Province

our day takes you down an intriguing maze of cobbled narrow streets, ancient mosques and picturesque residential houses evoke the islands medieval past, overhanging balconies and through mysterious doorways to bustling markets filled with exotic spice, fruit and colourful fabrics. Then drive through the Elephant Tusks on Moi Avenue and call in at the Akamba woodcarvers, where you can see the carvers at work and a great opportunity to purchase some of the wonderful crafts and other souvenirs of your stay in Africa.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Haller park, Mombasa, Coast Province

In the afternoon, visit Dr. Rene Haller's Nature Park (Haller Park), former quarries now reforested and home to many animals. Currently, Haller Park plays host to a variety of wildlife including hippos, giraffes, buffalos, and antelopes, crocodiles as well as smaller mammals and birds. The Park consists of a Game Sanctuary, Reptile Park, a small demonstration Fish Farm area, Palm Garden, Crocodile Pens and a Giraffe viewing platform, offering a variety of attractions at the various points to educate and entertain the over 160,000 visitors who visit the park every year.

Duration: 2 hours

Inclusions

pick up and drop off from hotel

entrance fees

driver/guide

Entry/Admission - Fort Jesus Museum

Entry/Admission - Haller Park

Exclusions

lunch at local swahili dishes

tips and gratitudes(optional)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Not wheelchair accessible

Infant seats available

Most travelers can participate

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate