Kiteboarding / Kitesurfing in Chale Island, Kwale, Coast Province Kenya

Wind Factor:
15-22 Knots
Located at 10 km/6 mi in the south of Diani Beach and at 50 km/31 mi from Mombasa town, Chale island is romantically isolated, lying at 600 m/1963 ft from the main land.

The island itself is 1.2 km/1312 yd long and 0.8 km/875 yd wide and surrounded by stunning beaches and inland mangrove forest lakes  that depend on the tidal changes. The beach is protected by a coral reef about 200 m/656 ft offshore all.

Chale Island  boasts reliable side-shore trade winds and warm water and a variety of sailing condition. Be it flat water or waves it still offers world class kite-surfing and ideal for blasting, free styling, wave riding and even jumping!! Like many spots, Chale depends on the 2 wind seasons, Kaskazi (Northerly) and Kusi (Southerly). Kaskazi blows from November to March while Kusi howls in from April to October. Best kite-surfing period would be between August to October with winds going at 15 -22 knots and gentle breezing allowing for cool off.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Diani Beach Rd
14.1km( 8.7miles) 18 minutes
Head south west on Diani Beach Rd and head towards Kaya Kinondo sacred forest. Stay onto Diani Beach Rd on to Chale Island
BY CAR FROM Mombasa City
52.1km ( 32.3miles) 1hour 16minutes
Head onto Narok rd and take the 1st exit on the 1st roundabout on to Digo rd. On the 2nd round about take the first exit and onto Nkrumah rd. Head towards Likoni Ferry and cross it. Continue with the Ukunda - Ramisi rd and turn right taking the Diani Beach rd. Continue with Diani Beach rd onto Chale Island
Ukunda Airstrip,
17.9km( 11.1 miles)


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Paintball session, Nairobi
/ Karen, Kenya, Nairobi

Tuesday to Saturday the charge  is 13$ for 100 balls per head. On Sundays we give a discount whereby the charge is 10$ for 150 balls per person, which is inclusive of the protective gears and all the equipment used in the game.

We also have lunchbox packages that go for 20$ and salad packages for 15$ inclusive of the game. Each game session goes for 1 hour and  30 minutes.

We are open  from 9.30 am to 4.30 pm.

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$ 13
Sundays 10$ for 150 balls per person

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