There is a lot to discover in Diani and the surrounding areas including cultural and wildlife excursions within the town of Mombasa and overnight wildlife safaris to nearby game parks. Guests can pre-book day excursions and overnight safaris to experience the variety of wildlife and culture on offer or alternatively make arrangements with the representatives once you arrive at the resort.
A short nature walk through the Baobab Nature Park is definitely an experience. Along the specially cleared nature foot path you can observe more than a hundred types of rare birds, four different types of monkeys including baboons & colobus, snakes, vervets.
On visiting Diani, one can visit the Conservancy and participate in:
When it comes to experience in safari operations, Pollman’s Tours & Safaris is proud to be the most established and recognized tourism company in Kenya. Founded in 1950, this leading destination management company offers bespoke and customized safari experiences as well as a wide variety of scheduled safaris to Kenya’s most popular wildlife parks. Their driver-guides have extensive training and experience. Many are bilingual allowing them to offer travelers a wide range of languages.
With a length of 4.07 kilometers, Kongo river estuary is located on the northern outskirts of the Tiwi Beach. The river main attraction never to be missed is it’s beautiful changing sandy beach, great waves and a sunset scenario perfect for Sundowners.
Located in Kwale County one of the 47 counties in Kenya, Diani Beach is considered as the best beach destination in the African continent. The Indian Ocean Coastal area is known for its coral reefs, black-and-white colobus monkeys, and for the closely located Shimba Hills National Reserve. Diani Beach boasts of high end boutique resorts, allinclusive resorts, restaurants, supermarkets, and several shopping centers. Diani Beach is also a popular location known for kitesurfing, sky diving, jet skiing, and snorkeling.
A short nature walk through the Baobab nature park is definitely an experience. Along the specially cleared nature foot path you can observe more than a hundred types of rare birds, four different types of monkeys including baboons, colobus and vervet monkeys. Our guests are offered an opportunity to learn more on one of the last vestiges of virgin coastal forest at the hotel grounds as well the live dazzling butterflies and birds, brilliant flowers and blossoming vegetation. Join our knowledgeable resident guide every Wednesday for an exceptional eye opening nature walk to learn more
Diving the Crab is PADI 5* centre which has been operating since 1985. It is situated on one of Africa’s top beaches and offers a full range of courses for beginners and advanced. Daily dive excursions are offered every morning throughout the year, and courses can be conducted at any time with our professional multi-lingual Instructions: English, Kiswahili, French, German, Spanish and Italian.
Diving the crab provides the above activities as a 3rd party supplier. The Baobab Beach Resort & Spa is not responsible for these services.
Freetyme Fishing Safaris specializes in providing the one of the best Fishing experiences at the Kenyan Coast. Located at the heart of the Baobab Beach Resort & Spa, you can now charter a boat that allows you to explore a variety of destinations at the Coast while offering you a rare opportunity of Fishing Sport and adventure at the Sea. Jet ski, Windsurfing, Kayaking and Dolphin siting; learn more at freetymefishing.com
The Diani Regatta is the only event on the South Coast of Kenya which showcases traditional local culture. The fishermen from along the beach come together to race their ngalawas (canoes with outriggers dug out of giant mango trees). Their skill in maneuvering their boats as they fly across the waves is an experience never to be missed. The event is normally scheduled during the first week of every January.