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Wind Surfing in Galu Beach, Kwale, Coast Province Kenya

Wind Type:
Cross-shore Trade Winds
Wind strength:
18-22 Knots
Having earned itself the name "Maldives" of Kenya, Galu beach is situated at 5 km / 3 mi away from Diani Beach. It is calmer than the busy Diani Beach and boasts an indigenous flora. The white sandy beach incorporated with the clear turquoise waters offers a perfect choice for an amazing beach holiday.

Because of permitting water temperatures, the cross-shore trade winds, and white sandy beach, Galu beach makes for a perfect windsurfing spot. The beach is favorable for both the experienced and the beginner as well. On a typically perfect day, the flat water or waves allow for amazing blasting, free style, wave riding or even jumping!!

Galu beach wind conditions relies on two wind seasons. The Kaskazi (Northerly) and Kusi (Southerly). Kaskazi blows a reliable cross/cross-shore from December through to March with winds at 16-22 knots. Kusi on the other hand howls in from June through to September with wind strengths at 18-22 knots. During Kusi large swells are expected on the reef but flat-water conditions can be found within the reef.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Ukunda Airstrip
8.6km (5.3miles) 13 minutes
From Ukunda airstrip head south east Diane Beach Rd. and pass by Blue Marlin Beach resort onto Galu Beach.
BY CAR FROM Mombasa City Centre
42.7km (26.5miles) 1hour 5minutes
From Mombasa towards Narok rd and on the 1st roundabout take the 1st exit onto Digo rd. On the 2nd roundabout take the 1st exit onto Nkurumah Rd and continue to cross the Likoni Ferry to continue with Ukunda-Ramisi Rd until the Diani Beach Rd junction and turn left to take the Diani Beach Rd onto Galu Beach
BY AIR
Ukunda Airstrip,
8.6km ( 5.3miles)

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BOOKING REQUEST
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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