Scuba Diving in Brain Coral, Mombasa Marine Park, Coast Province Kenya

Maximum Depth:
62ft / 19m
Diving Level:
Open water Diving
Night Dive:
Mombasa Marine Park & Reserve is located along the east coast of Kenya. The marine park covers an area of 6 mi/10 km (around 2,500 ac/10.12 km²) and the reserve a massive area of 124 mi/200 km square (around 49,400 ac/199.91 km²). Since it is located close to most of all the touristic areas, its beaches are one of the most visited and a great deal of activities take place at the same time.

The Brain Coral is a repeater for many divers. The Brain Coral dive site is within 20 minutes drive and has a maximum depth of 62 ft/19 m and visibility stands at an average of 39 ft/12 m. Located at the outer reef, it accommodates open water divers.

The spot begins with a drift over a some some soft corals, amongst them the Hemprich and the Leafy soft corals and a dome of pore coral resembling a brain hence the name. Water temperatures are at 24-30°C/75.2 – 86°F.

Marine life here includes bat fish, potato grouper and clown trigger fish among others.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Mombasa City Centre
10.8km(6.7miles) 18 minutes
Head towards Jomvu Road and turn left onto A109 turning right onto Links Road onto Mombasa Marine Park
Moi International Airport Mombasa,


If you are interested in trying out this amazing sport in this spot press the request button so as to give you more information and prices.

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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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