Explore Gedi Ruins
The Ruins of Gedi are located in Gedi Village. These are the remains of a Swahili town that dates back to the 13th Century.
This site is one of the most picturesque places in Kenya. The area is believed to have been abandoned due to raids.
What to See at Gedi Ruins
Apart from being an important archaeological site, the forest surrounding the area is considered as a sacred place that is protected by spirits.
Take a tour this attraction to see the remains of the town, including a mosque, a palace and stone houses. The town has a very urban setting with well-planned streets, running water and modern toilets.
Hotels near Gedi Ruins
Malindi and Watamu towns have spacious and elegant beach safari resorts. To explore the Ruins of Gedi, ideal hotels include Tembo Village Resort, Crystal Bay Watamu Resort and Ocean Sports Resort.