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Scuba Diving in Bamburi Beach, Mombasa, Coast Province Kenya

Dive Depths:
6-30 m/19-98 ft
Water visibility:
10-30 m/32-98 ft
Bamburi Beach is a 20 minutes drive from Mombasa town and 45 minutes from the Mombasa International airport. It overlooks the calm waters of the Indian Ocean and within the Mombasa Marine Park.

The calm crystal clear waters provide an overwhelming sea experience.The beach is calm due to an offshore reef and during high tides it can get narrow at places and also seaweed infested. Scuba diving at Bamburi is awesome with water visibility ranging from 10 m/32 ft to 30 m/98 ft.

Water temperatures are normally between 25 – 30 °C/77 – 86 °F. The diving spots boast an amazing soft and hard corals plus breathtaking marine life. Whereas the weather is conducive most of the year, best recommended diving seasons would be between November and April. Apart from perfect weather at this time, visibility is also at its peak and plenty of sea life. This is when chances of meeting reef sharks, whale sharks and a variety of the big fish family. The sharks and big turtles can mostly be spotted around 20 m/65 ft dives and white tip reef sharks at 20-25 m/65-82 ft depths. At 30 m/98 ft of water, one cannot miss to see Large Napoleon wrasses, groupers and barracudas!

The coral garden is mostly recommended for amateur divers and is provided year round with depths ranging from 1-6 m/3-19 ft. For wreck lovers, the MV Dania is a must do!!

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Mombasa Airport
23 km / 14.2 mi, 34 mins
Head North west from the Airport taking on the Airport Road and then take a turn onto Mombasa Road(A109) and head to Bamburi Beach through the Mombasa-Malindi Highway
BY CAR FROM Mombasa Railwa Station
14.1 km / 8.7 mi, 19 mins
From the Railway station, head toward Mlango wa Papa rd, take the 2nd exit on the first round about onto the New Nyali Bridge and take on the Mombasa-Malindi Highway on to Bamburi Beach.
BY AIR
Moi International Airport Mombasa,
23 km / 14.2 mi
BY TRAIN

Mombasa Railway station is located at the city centre. From the station, one can hire a taxi or board on the public means( matatus) to Bamburi Beach side.

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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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