Watamu National Marine Park, Watamu

4.2
Must see · National Park · Nature / Park
Explore abundant underwater life at Watamu National Marine Park, Kenya's first such park featuring over 600 species of colorful fish and other sea creatures. With coral reefs and gardens only about 300 m (984 ft) from the shore, you will encounter an explosion of colors during your snorkeling trip, both under and above the water--cultivated gardens, shambas, and bush housing shelter over 100 species of birds along the shore. You can spot turtles and dugongs as well. Sunbathe on white sandy beaches or go water skiing and windsurfing. Or, book a glass-bottom boat tour with frest-caught seafood meals. A visit to Watamu National Marine Park represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Watamu trip itinerary builder app to plot your vacation.
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  • One of my favourite places on earth - the sandy white beach is gorgeous and the park teeming with life. But on this trip I collected 25 sacks of plastic along the high tide mark. I know it is a...  more »
  • The park is easy to find, but quite expensive to get in. We paid 8500 for a boat for a few hours (we were 9 people). The boat took us to a beach area to swim and then to do some snorkeling. They only....  more »
  • Swimming with the fish. I saw different types of fish in different colours. Our guides from Hemingways were amazing and ensured each and every person on the snorkeling trip enjoyed the experience  more »

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