Nyali Beach Holidays
Where is Nyali Beach?
Nyali Beach is the closest resort to the city of Mombasa, on the east coast of Africa. Connected to Mombasa via a bridge, it is an ideal holiday location for those seeking a beach break with easy access to city attractions.
Why visit Nyali Beach?
A Nyali Beach holiday is perfect to witness the contrast between Kenya's past and present. The range of architecture in particular highlights the cultural mix, from temples to churches, colonial villas to modern apartment blocks. With year-round pleasant temperatures, the resort is an ideal destination for those seeking out a beach holiday with culture.
Sightseeing in Nyali Beach
If you're looking for some interesting activities to do during your holiday then a Nyali Beach holiday could be perfect. As well as having a popular 18-hole golf course it also lies alongside the Mombasa Marine National Park. The Park has plenty of opportunities for snorkelling and diving along with 200 square kilometres of marine reserve available to explore.
Nyali Beach is also home to the Mamba Village crocodile park, with over 10,000 crocodiles. For the best sights, be sure to visit at 5pm when feeding time is beginning.
Near to the resort is the Bombolu Workshops and Cultural Centre. This non-profit organisation is working to help physically disabled people become independent by providing them with vocational training. You can visit the workshop to watch them at work and buy the handicrafts made by them.
What are the beaches like in Nyali Beach?
Holidays to Nyali Beach are popular with kite surfers and scuba divers. The coast at Nyali Beach offers a wide range of activities including wind surfing and sailing. The beach hosts the annual ProSurf Kite surfing competition every February.
- Nearest Airport
- Kenyan Shilling
- ■Bantu Swahili and English are widely spoken as lingua franca, and are the two official languages