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Watamu Beach, Malindi

4.4
Observe the vibrant marine life or simply unwind amidst the palms and silver sands of Watamu Beach, a set of beaches near a fishing village. With offshore coral formations lying within a marine national park, the beach has some of Kenya's best snorkeling and diving spots, revealing a wide array of multicolored species. Alternatively, you can take a glass-bottomed boat trip to witness the reef. Keep your eye out for sea turtles, and during low tide, explore countless pools with an abundance of creatures. Put Watamu Beach into our Malindi trip itinerary maker app to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Malindi.
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  • Walk among all the possible blues of the sea, the tides create different paths and colors every day. Sorry to note how you spread the ignorance and idiocy of the torture of starfish, puffer fish, crabs & C in order to take home the photo. Congratulations to the team that cleans the beach of plastic
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  • We met the famous beach boys at the beach!!! The mythical jhonny toothpick!!! Bravo and reliable, cheap and safe, with them we had a lot of fun and we saw The real Kenya!!! Thank you Jhonny!!!!
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  • The waters are so clean.. Was even tempted to take a sip😇..one of the best beaches to be at
  • Beutiful white sand and blue water. Clean and relaxing area
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