Why visit Bamburi?
Bamburi Beach, located 7 miles north of Mombasa on the east coast of Africa, is a well-developed 4-mile shoreline resort with plenty available to make for the ideal holiday. The whole family will enjoy the relaxed atmosphere of the area with its bright blue sea, sandy beaches and a varied array of sports activities.
Game fishing is also a popular activity on a Bamburi holiday and sites for this are within easy reach of the resort.
What are the beaches like in Bamburi?
The protection of the coral reef means that Bamburi Beach has clear calm waters, ideal for swimming. The area is popular for water sports and you could try out snorkelling, water-skiing, scuba diving and sailing either on the beach or at the nearby Mombasa Marine National Park and Reserve on your Bamburi holiday.
Sightseeing in Bamburi
The water park at Kenyatta Beach is an ideal day out for all the family. Or if you prefer something a little more leisurely then a glass-bottomed boat trip through the National Park and Nature Reserve may suit you more. If you're lucky you'll spot some turtles and sea cucumbers.
A visit to the Baobab Adventure ecological park includes enough variety to keep every family member happy. A butterfly park, wildlife sanctuary and forest trails are just some of the options, with the chance to see hippos, giraffes and crocodiles.
Eating out in Bamburi
On the main road into Mombasa you'll find a variety of dining options including Chinese, German, Indian and Italian. Want to try something local on your holiday to Bamburi? Traditional Swahili dishes are also widely available.
Look out for local grilled fresh fish especially the speciality of the area: seafood cooked with coconut, cinnamon and cloves. You might also want to try the local favourite of nyama choma, which is barbecued goat or beef.
Book a Holiday to Bamburi beach...
If you are looking for a holiday to Kenya, Bamburi beach is a good choice. You can book a holiday to Bamburi beach with Voyager Travel Direct. We offer a range of package holidays to Bamburi 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.
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- Bantu Swahili and English are widely spoken as lingua franca, and are the two official languages