The coastal city of Mombasa is one of Africa’s major tourist destinations, with some of the best beaches in the world. Located on Kenya’s Eastern coastline bordering the Indian Ocean, Mombasa has become popular for its exotic beaches, diverse marine life, world-class hotels and friendly people.
Mombasa is renown for its white sandy beaches, so the most popular hotels are along the North Coast and South Coast. Each hotel has a unique theme and distinct services, and Kenya’s well-developed tourist industry means that you will likely find exactly what you are looking for. In most hotels, visitors can choose from a range of fun activities for all age groups. Trips to Mombasa’s key attractions, safaris, deep sea fishing, diving and other watersports are all available.
With the diversity in cultures, there are a wide variety of options to choose from including Swahili, Indian, Chinese, Korean, Italian and many more. Mombasa is especially famed for its freshly-caught seafood, and lobster, crab and fish rank high on the menus of many established restaurants.
What to Do
Mombasa has a lot more to offer than just amazing beaches and beautiful weather. Whether you’re looking for a quiet evening out or a night of wild partying, Mombasa offers a variety of entertainment options.
Nightlife & Casinos
Mombasa has many nightclubs on the North Coast in close proximity to major hotels, as well as several on the South Coast. Many of these hotels even have their own clubs right on premises. There are bars and pubs aplenty, and lots of Tusker brew around! Casinos can be found throughtout the city and at hotels, and are always popular before a wild night out on weekends, or for a quiet evening on weekdays. Cinemas and bowling are also popular destinations with both locals and tourists.
(Original information sourced from www.mombasainfo.com)