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Malindi

Trip Planner Africa  /  Kenya  /  Coast Province  /  Malindi
Offering pristine, palm-lined beaches, all-inclusive resorts, and warm, sunny weather, the port town of Malindi rightly established itself as one of Kenya's prime tourism spots. Whether you're wandering the charming streets of the old town, notable for its Swahili architecture, or enjoying the numerous water-based activities available here, you'll find plenty of things to do in Malindi, a town especially popular with Italian travelers. With two marine national parks and a number of other attractions situated nearby, day trip opportunities abound and ensure a rewarding Malindi vacation. Explore the family-friendly attractions of Malindi and add them to your vacation plans using our Kenya driving holiday planner.
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A popular beachside destination, the coastal town of Malindi provides plenty of accommodation choices. Pick the option that best suits you from a range of stylish resorts and hotels, or explore the guesthouses that vary from budget friendly to upscale. The nearby village of Watamu also boasts a large selection of lodgings in all styles and price ranges.
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