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Shimba Hills National Reserve Day Tour from Mombasa/Diani Beach & surroundings

Shimba Hills National Reserve Day Tour from Mombasa/Diani Beach & surroundings

By Africa Vacation Safaris
About
As one of the largest coastal forests in East Africa after Arabuko-Sokoke Forest, this reserve is rich in flora and fauna and hosts the highest density of African elephants in Kenya. Other animal species found in the area are Sable antelope, elephant shrew, bushy-tailed mongoose and other small mammals like fruit bats. The forest is an important bird area and is endowed with forest birdlife while the grasslands hold localized species such as red-necked-Spur fowl, Croaking Cisticola, and Zanzibar Red Bishop. The scenic Sheldrick Falls and the dense Mwaluganje Forest are also found here
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$219.12
per adult (price varies by group size)
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Ages 0-99
Duration: 10–12 hours
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Live guide: English
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  • Transport on a 4x4 safari van
  • Park entrance fees
  • Services of an English Speaking Guide
  • Game drives and Walks
  • Lunch
  • Drinking water
  • Entry/Admission - Sheldrick Falls
What's not included
  • Accommodation
  • Items of personal nature
  • Travel insurance covers and medical covers
  • Anything not mentioned above


Departure details
  • Traveler pickup is offered.
  • Mombasa City, Nyali beach resorts, Mombasa Port, Shanzu beach resorts, Kilifi beach resorts, Bamburi beach resorts. Tour collects from Mombasa and North coast beach hotels at 7:00 am. The drives takes approximately 1 hour across the Likoni Ferry if starting from Mombasa.
  • Airports:
  • Moi Intl Airport, Mombasa Kenya
  • Ukunda Airport, Ukunda Kenya
  • Malindi International Airport, Malindi, Kenya
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.

  • Not wheelchair accessible
If you have questions about accessibility, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 101392P19

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

How much is Shimba Hills National Reserve Day Tour from Mombasa/Diani Beach & surroundings?
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