Kenya

Mombasa

Kenya’s coastal hotspots

Mombasa-Watamu-Lamu
Approx. 7 days
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Things to do in Mombasa

Our recommended experiences and activities

Head to Kenya’s coast
Mombasa

Head to Kenya’s coast

Explore Kenya’s history in Mombasa, an island city that’s more than 1,000 years old before heading to the coast for fishing, diving and snorkelling.

Visit Mombasa’s historic Old Town
Mombasa

Visit Mombasa’s historic Old Town

Any trip to Kenya’s oldest and second-largest city, Mombasa, wouldn't be complete without enjoying the historical architecture of its Old Town. The highlight, Fort Jesus, was built by the Portuguese 400 years ago and is worth a visit for its compelling history and views over Tudor Creek.

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