Mombasa Itinerary 5 Days

This is a glimpse of what to see in 5 days in Mombasa from Mombasa itinerary 5 days created by our travel experts. These are the attractions one must visit while planning a 5 days trip to Mombasa.

5 Days in Mombasa - Perfect Vacation Guide

With its undying aura of serenity, the effortless fusion of old and new-world charm, the picturesque locales, the riot of colorful neighborhoods and the energetic crowds - Mombasa is one mesmerizing destination. Choosing the must visit places in Mombasa when you are running short on time can be quite a tough task!

Are 5 days enough for Mombasa tour?

Wondering about what to see in 5 days in Mombasa ? It can be a confusing task to decide where to go in Mombasa. But, 5 days are perfect to cover each corner of Mombasa. You can visit popular places in Mombasa, get walking tour and have local food during your vacation.

How much money for 5 days in Mombasa?

The budget cost of 5 days in Mombasa is USD 475. You can further save on your stays by opting for hostels and homestay. Also try to travel by public transportation whenever possible.

What to pack for Mombasa 5 days vacation?

  • Carry extra battery of camera. If you are a shutterbug, carry extra memory card; those 5 days in Mombasa are going to be full of moments that you would want to click!
  • Keep a journal to record your favorite moments and scribble notes!
  • Since you will be having a heavy luggage to fit your belongings for 5 days, carry a small backpack that you can use while you go sightseeing!

What to see in Mombasa in 5 days?

Haller Park, Fort Jesus Museum, Diani Beach, Old Town must be a part of your Mombasa itinerary in 5 days! Also, you cannot afford to miss Mamba Village Centre, Bombululu Workshops And Cultural Centre, Mombasa Marine National Park And Reserve. Since 5 days is a comfortable time to explore the best of Mombasa, you can add Shimba Hills National Reserve and Nguuni Nature Sanctuary to your itinerary. If you are too tired running between different spots, you can take a day off from the sightseeing and relax in your room or at a nice cafe.

Mombasa travel tips for first-timers

  • Book a food tour, nothing expresses the essence of Mombasa like its food!
  • Take a weekend getaway, explore the nearby cities of Mombasa.
  • List down the free days of the museums and try to visit them on those days to save on ticket fee.

Getting around Mombasa in 5 days

You are going to be in the city for a considerable amount of time and hence it is recommended to get hang of the local transit system that will make getting around cheaper. Alternatively, you can hire a car or a bike and explore Mombasa on your own, at your own pace.

Best places to eat, drink, and shop in Mombasa

Eat, drink, shop repeat! You can enjoy an excellent retail therapy when in Mombasa. On your 5-day trip, make sure you try out the best local delicacies as well as shop for some souvenirs to take back home.

Where to stay in Mombasa for 5D4N vacation?

For a 5 day 4 nights vacation in Mombasa, you can choose a vacation rental or a hotel that is conveniently located. You can score a good deal on BnB, since the stay is for a longer duration.

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