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Mombasa Marine National Park

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Address: Nyali Rd, Mombasa, Kenya
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chills of the sea

it was an experiece of fear but dearing and adventurous. we made it out to the sea all of us 4 siblings in our swim wear. It was all fun and selfies on the roof of the double... read more

Reviewed November 18, 2015
monisse77
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Nairobi, Kenya
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Nairobi, Kenya
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20 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed January 12, 2016

if you visit Mombasa or malindi make sure you visit marine park, here you will have an opportunity to feed and swim with beautiful colourful fish.learn about strange water animals and a cruise in a catamaran.

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Nairobi, Kenya
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98 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed December 7, 2015

Great experience viewing marine life - variety of fish and vegetation and the corals. What amazed me is how a large red snapper fish had built some symbiotic relationship with another relatively smaller fish and they were permanently moving together. Get the snorkels and the goggles and try swimming with the fish. It is an amazing experience.

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Ghent, Belgium
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Reviewed November 20, 2015

A marine park with all the tropical fish that comes along with it. It is advisable to visit it with a tank on your back. The entrence fee is 20 USD for non residents. If you go diving with Barracuda Divers, they will get it for you.

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5 Thank marcel9000
Nairobi, Kenya
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed November 18, 2015

it was an experiece of fear but dearing and adventurous. we made it out to the sea all of us 4 siblings in our swim wear. It was all fun and selfies on the roof of the double decked boat until we were LITERALLY in the middle of the sea wen everyone just kept quiet and calm. I was scared.... More 

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1 Thank monisse77
Columbus, Ohio
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81 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed November 10, 2015

Go earlier in the day the tide draws the ocean out the later in the day so you will have to walk like 200 yards into the ocean ankle deep to get to the boat . it was an exciting and thrilling adventure, be care not to step of any sharp pointy sea creatures, the water is crystal clear and... More 

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Baghdad, Iraq
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52 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed November 2, 2015

Beautiful surroundings and beautiful fish are all around, the glass bottom boat tour is a must and you can hire jetskiis on the beach .

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1 Thank GixxaJase
Geneva, Switzerland
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed September 29, 2015

There at the park were many people single, couple and mostly family. There was so much activities going on. Frying of cassava was one interesting thing I noticed .

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Thank Franca442
Las Vegas, Nevada
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Reviewed September 24, 2015

Hello fellow travelers am just back from Mombasa Kenya.I had the time of my life there.Nice beach,sweet swahili food, nice climate above all the tour agency that organized my trip were up to point they did not disappoint me.Thank you silver dove tours and travel.

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Thank Wayne S
Mombasa, Kenya
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32 reviews
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Reviewed August 13, 2015

I remember the unique fish i watched through the bottom of the glassed boat,the lovey corals and kind and responsible boat operators.The variety of ocean activities like water sports and swimming still lingers at the back of my brain,keep it up and continue making the place environmental friendly.

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1 Thank ogweyoogalo
Nairobi, Kenya
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed July 10, 2015

Loved feeding the fish and swimming in the deep sea. Our lifesaver was very friendly and he taught us so many things about marine that I never knew about. The different and beautiful species of fish crowned the adventure

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