Mombasa Town Tour

Short Safaris from Mombasa - Excursions

Fort Jesus, Dhow harbour, old Arab town, Indian Ocean

Whilst staying in the coastal Island of Mombasa, there are various excursions available:
Mombasa Town Tour
The colourful island town of Mombasa with its blend of ancient and modern buildings on the Indian Ocean is Kenyaís principal port and the countryís second largest city. A comprehensive tour of the island include the old Arab town, with itís maze of narrow twisting alleys displaying the beautifully curved doors and verandahs, bazaars with curio and antique shops, the Dhow harbour still in use, a Hindu temple, a visit to the Akamba wood carvers and a drive to the bazaar for a short shopping expedition. The high light of the tour is probably the visit to Fort Jesus. Built in 1593 by the Portuguese to guard the entrance to the old Dhow harbour, it is the islandís Landmark. Four hundred years old, the port still stands and serves as a historical museum.
Tour Cost: US$ 30 per Person