Top 8 Things to do in Ukunda, Coast Province

Ukunda is a coastal town in the southern part of Mombasa mainly inhabited by the Mijikenda (the nine tribes) from the coast of Kenya. It paves way into Diani Beach a major tourist attraction.

1. Diani Beach

Diani Beach, Ukunda, Kenya Outdoor Activities, Nature & Parks, Beaches
Excellent
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4.5 based on 1584 reviews

Diani Beach

Reviewed By amanyakevinUg - Jinja, UgandaJinja, Uganda

Nice View

The views of the beach and watching the tides and waves sweep away the waters by the wind is very interesting

2. Colobus Conservation

Diani Beach Road, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya Nature & Parks, Nature & Wildlife Areas
Excellent
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4.5 based on 189 reviews

Colobus Conservation

Colobus Conservation was established in 1997 as a not-for-profit organisation to promote conservation of the colobus monkeys and address the threats to its survival. The organization works in partnership with local communities to promote the conservation of the colobus, along with other endemic primate species, and the unique coastal forest habitat on which they depend. Today Colobus Conservation programmes focus on habitat conservation and community linkages as well as human/primate conflict management, welfare, education and research. The objectives and work of Colobus Conservation is recognised internationally by AZA Colobus Species Survival Plan (SSP), Pan African Sanctuary Alliance (PASA) accreditation and are supported by well known conservationists Jonathon and Angela Scott through their role as Patrons.

Reviewed By Teakandoak - ShropshireShropshire

Helping the monkeys.

A fabulous organisation that not only helps injured and orphaned monkeys and birds recover but reintroduces them back into the wild. Well worth a visit and you can help by sponsoring one or more of the animals as we have done. A passionate team works tire

3. Gazi Mangrove Boardwalk

Gazi Village, Ukunda 80400, Kenya Nature & Parks, Nature & Wildlife Areas
Excellent
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4.5 based on 2 reviews

Gazi Mangrove Boardwalk

Reviewed By monkir - Chesterfield, United KingdomChesterfield, United Kingdom

So Interesting and important

We went to visit this on a Sunday. There was no-one at the office but after a phone call Mishi - the chairwoman of the Womens mangrove Conservation - arrived to greet us- on her day off!She told us so much about the different types of Mangroves and how th

4. Kaya Kinondo Sacred Forest

Diani Beach, Ukunda, Kenya Nature & Parks, Forests
Excellent
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4 based on 89 reviews

Kaya Kinondo Sacred Forest

Reviewed By DaktariMzungu - KenyaKenya

Travel into the history of Kenya

Kaya Kinondo provides a fascinating insight in Kenya's pre-colonial history. It is a guided walk through one of the last small bits of what was a sacred place for the Digo people, who trace their history to the 13th century, The walks takes a good hour, a

5. Snake Park

Diani Beach Rd | Tropicana Shopping Centre, Ukunda 80400, Kenya Zoos & Aquariums, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
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4 based on 15 reviews

Snake Park

Reviewed By icw - cambscambs

good place to visit

just outside ukunda is the snake park, a good place to spend a couple of hours. you will see crocs snakes and other reptiles. you will be given a chance to hold some of these. you will also be given a tour of the gardens around the park and see some unusu

1st Floor, Diani Beach Shopping Centre, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya Museums, Shopping, Art Galleries
Excellent
46%
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4 based on 11 reviews

Diani Beach Art Gallery

Reviewed By Escape-overseas - Stevenage, United KingdomStevenage, United Kingdom

The gallery looks larger than it is, with artwork decorating adjacent vacant units

From the ground floor the art gallery looked a lot larger than in fact it was. Shop windows to vacant units have been decorated with artwork to disguise the absence of tenants. Never the less we visited the shop, which contains sculptures, photographic ar

7. The Diani Beach Shopping Centre

Beach Road, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya Shopping, Shopping Malls
Excellent
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3.5 based on 25 reviews

The Diani Beach Shopping Centre

Reviewed By Escape-overseas - Stevenage, United KingdomStevenage, United Kingdom

A lot of potential but little realised

A lot of potential but little realised. The first floor level is occupied predominately by an art gallery, the coffee shop having closed down, the ground floor consists of a handy supermarket, well stocked, a few clothes shops, a pharmacy, some ‘souvenir’

8. Baharini Plaza

Diani Beach Road Ukunda, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80400, Kenya Shopping, Shopping Malls
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4 based on 4 reviews

Baharini Plaza

Reviewed By Escape-overseas - Stevenage, United KingdomStevenage, United Kingdom

Vibrant shopping plaza

Vibrant shopping area with restaurants, tapas bar, grocery store, suvenier shops, cloths shops, pharmacy, and many more, with additional shopping across the street, Plenty of car parking for those that drive, easy pickup and drop off by tuk tuk for those

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