Wasini island is located 75km south of Mombasa at 3km off the Indian Ocean opposite Shimoni village. The island is about 7km long and 3km wide.
A boat ride will take you to the island. A walking tour on the island will take you through jagged coral or sand paths. Walking is the main method of exploring this island.
Attractions on Wasini Island
Humpback whales and dolphins can be spotted near this island. Beautiful coral fauna and flora can be seen when snorkeling near the Kenyan Marine jetty.
The northern part of the Kenyan Marine Jetty is also a good spot for swimming because of the cool clear seawater there. You can also go diving at the Kisite Mpunguti Marine Park.
There are beautiful coral gardens on the Western end of the island, and women groups have set up a nature trail.
The closest attraction to the island is Kisite Mpunguti Marine National Park. It is a great destination for snorkeling and diving adventures.
Beach walks, cultural tours are some of the exceptional activities on the island.