Kenya's Best Safari Deals & Local Cultural Experience
Shimba Hills National Reserve
Located 30 kilometres to the Southh West of Mombasa and only 15 kilometres from the famous Diani Beach in Kwale County is Shimba Hills National Reserve, a lovely patch of forested ecosystems. Shimba Hills is considered one of the most diverse natural environment supporting more than 1000 plant species, more than 600 elephants, birds as well as other several species of wildlife including the rare and impressive sable antelope. The park’s landscape is characterised by sharp slopes, steep valleys and the famous Sheldrick Falls.
Safaris and Game Drives in Shimba Hills
Shimba Hills is generally a perfect place for safaris and game drives for those staying on the Kenyan coast especially in the South Coast of Mombasa, Diani Beach. In addition to game, visitors have the chance to walk to the beautiful Sheldrick Falls, a picturesque setting for picnics and swimming in a natural pool. Other activities include cultural activities in the nearby local villages of the Digo and Duruma tribes, as well as the sacred kayas that are scattered on the outskirts of the reserve.
- Bird Watching