Mombasa, Kenya Overview
Being a coastal town, Mombasa is characterized by a flat topography. The town of Mombasa is centred on Mombasa Island, but extends to the mainland. The island is separated from the mainland by two creeks, Port Reitz in the south and Tudor Creek in the north.
Mombasa is the second-largest city in Kenya, with a population of about 1.2 million. A regional cultural and economic hub, Mombasa has a large port and an international airport, and is an important regional tourism centre. Located on the east coast of Kenya, in Mombasa County and the former Coast Province, Mombasa’s bordering the Indian Ocean made it a historical trading centre, and it has been controlled by many countries because of its strategic location.
Detailed Map of Mombasa, Kenya
Mombasa has a tropical wet and dry climate (Koppen). The amount of rainfall depends essentially on season. The rainiest months are April and May, while in January to February the rainfall is minimal.
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A tourist Guide to Mombasa, Kenya
A fly into Mombasa. I see the giant tusks, see a Hindu Temple, visit the old slave market, now a spice market and then take a trip on the ferry.
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(EN) Mombasa is the second-largest city in Kenya. Lying next to the Indian Ocean, it has a major port and an international airport. The city also serves as the centre of the coastal tourism industry. Also known as Mombas in colonial times, its name derives from Manbasa.
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Mombasa Kenya Africa walking tour
Mombasa Kenya is a beautiful Muslim city on the Swahili Coast of Kenya and is a trade center of East Africa. Our walk involves historic narrow streets including rickshaw or tuk tuk ride, the famous Tusks, historic Mosques, Muslim culture, the market. It was a truly beautiful and educational travel experience.
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This article is about a nature park in Kenya. For the park in Budapest, Hungary, see Haller park. Haller Park is a nature park in Bamburi, Mombasa, on the Kenyan Coast. It is the transformation of a quarry wasteland into an ecological paradise.
Mombasa Marine National Park and Reserve is a marine park and national reserve in Mombasa, Kenya. The park is 10 km² (2,500 acres) while the reserve is 200 km² (49,400 acres).
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Tropical diving Kenya is situated in Bamburi Beach Hotel in the North coast of Mombasa. Our multilingual PADI Instructors will guide your first steps to learn scuba diving or as a certified diver you can sign up to one of our dive trips.
Nyali is a residential area within Mombasa City, located on the mainland north of Mombasa County. It is connected to Mombasa Island by the New Nyali Bridge. Nyali is known for its many high-class hotels, modern standards, and long white sand beaches making it a popular destination for tourists visiting Kenya.
Fort Jesus (Forte Jesus de Mombaça) is a Portuguese fort built in 1591 by order of King Philip I of Portugal (King Philip II of Spain), then ruler of the joint Portuguese and Spanish Kingdoms, located on Mombasa Island to guard the Old Port of Mombasa, Kenya.
Old Town is an area of Mombasa, Kenya. Situated on the south-east side of Mombasa Island, the Old Town covers an area of 72 hectares (180 acres), and is inhabited by a mix of local, Arab, Asian, Portuguese and British settlers.
Mombasa Go-Kart offers go-karting for adults and children and for private and corporate groups. We offer a 500m track which is 5 m wide and can be used by up to 14 karts. on a track with full technical support and catering facilities. For added safety, children can use speed-limited cars.
The lush river forest patches are unique remainders of western African forests. The river cuts through dry woodland and open savannah. Two endangered primates, the Tana River Mangabey and the Tana River Red Colobus, that are found there along with five more primate species.
Rabai, also called Rabai Mpya, is a historic location in Kilifi District in the Coast Province of Kenya about 12 miles northwest of the city of Mombasa. It is the first place in Kenya where missionaries of the Church Mission Society (CMS) established a Christian mission.
Jumba la Mtwana is a former slave port on the Indian Ocean coast of Kenya, lying on the Mtwapa Creek, north of Mombasa. Mostly dating from the fifteenth century, its features include the Mosque by the Sea.
Shree Cutch Satsang Swaminarayan Temple - Mombasa, Kenya
Golden Key Casino is rated as the best casino in town. The casino is part of the famous Tamarind Restaurant, thus making it a marvelous place for an evening of superb dining coupled with wonderful entertainment.
Ngomongo Villages is a well-known sustainable eco-cultural tourist village located in Mombasa, Kenya. Once a sun baked, arid, barren and rocky base of a former limestone mine, the floor of this quarry was barely five feet above the slightly salty water table.