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Watamu Beach, Malindi

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Must see · Beach · Nature / Park
Observe the vibrant marine life or simply unwind amidst the palms and silver sands of Watamu Beach, a set of beaches near a fishing village. With offshore coral formations lying within a marine national park, the beach has some of Kenya's best snorkeling and diving spots, revealing a wide array of multicolored species. Alternatively, you can take a glass-bottomed boat trip to witness the reef. Keep your eye out for sea turtles, and during low tide, explore countless pools with an abundance of creatures. Put Watamu Beach into our Malindi trip itinerary maker app to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Malindi.
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  • Always a pleasure being back in Watamu, so much she made it to a must visit destination ecery quarter. Love the white glistening sandy beaches with rocky outcrops, and the beautiful reefs that hide...  more »
  • Of all the beaches in Kenya, few come close to this one. It has white sand, and a large shore on which you can bask. I was here some time back and wrote about my experience on my blog Dees Travels...  more »
  • The most beautiful beach which I`ve ever seen! Must see Watamu, really nice place to visit this place.  more »
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  • Just go. No amount of words can describe this place. No.
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