Shanzu Beach Holidays Kenya
Where is Shanzu Beach?
Located 10 miles north of Mombasa on the east coast of Africa, a Shanzu
Beach holiday is in an ideal location for those wanting a relaxing
beach getaway. The coastal resort can be found in the south east of
Kenya, facing out to the Indian Ocean.
Many of the hotels in the area are all-inclusive, providing the
ultimate luxury break with everything nearby.
Why visit Shanzu Beach?
The soft white sand of Shanzu Beach is lined with coconut trees
and the blue seas are calm thanks to the protection of the coral
reef. The resort offers a mixture of relaxed laid-back sun lounging
along with water sports and safaris. A holiday to Shanzu
Beach is perfect for adrenaline junkies who can get their
fill with activities including snorkelling, scuba diving and
sailing. For those preferring something more laid-back,
glass-bottomed boat trips will be a tempting option.
Culture and History in Shanzu Beach
Fort Jesus, built in 1593 by the Portuguese, is a major tourist
attraction in Mombasa. The fort is now partially ruined but a
museum has been built within it, which exhibits artefacts belonging
to the Portuguese alongside weapons used to defend the fort.
Sightseeing in Shanzu Beach
Many organised excursions are available from the Shanzu Beach
holiday resort. The Masai Mara safari is a popular trip among many
holidaymakers, giving them the chance to visit the most famous
national park in Kenya. The amazing scenery is a fantastic backdrop
to the beautiful animals living in their natural habitat. Visitors
are likely to see giraffes, elephants, lions and cheetahs amongst
A great addition to your Shanzu Beach holiday
is a trip to the Ngomongo Villages eco-cultural tourist village. As
well as housing a variety of birds, crocodiles and fish among their
forest and lakes the village also has examples of nine different
rural Kenyan homesteads. Each tribal village has huts, animals and
crops - showing visitors what it's like to live in these
Book a Holiday to Shanzu
If you are looking for a holiday to Kenya, Shanzu Beach is a
good choice. You can book a holiday to Shanzu
Beach with Voyager Travel Direct. We offer a range of
package holidays to Shanzu Beach from
budget holidays through to 5 star hotels. Please feel free to use
the holiday search on this website or call our Travel Consultants
for a friendly quotation.