So that you can start planning your beach holiday with us, we have put together a list of The Top Trending beach activities that you and your family can enjoy on Diani Beach | Galu Beach, aside from building sand castles together!
Yoga & Fitness Retreats With Tina & Thule
In a stunning serene location, overlooking the Indian Ocean:
Energize Yourself | Experience Deep Relaxation Enhance Your Fitness | Strengthen Your Body
Programme adapted to beginners and to the more advanced
Package for 3 nights full board sharing accommodation:
Ksh 54,000 per person single | Ksh 49,500 per person double
Kite Surfing Diani Beach: a leading kitesurfing spot
Practice your kite surfing skills or book a course that will take you from zero to hero in just 3 days!
Diani Beach and Galu Beach have become leading kite surfing spots thanks to almost constant winds throughout the year (not to mention the constantly warm waters of the Indian Ocean and the endless wide beaches...):
December to March: Kaskazi north-easterly wind
April to September: Kusi southerly wind
November: Matalai a transitional period which is the change of wind from Kusi to Kaskazi
Glass Bottom Boat & Snorkelling
Observe Diani’s underwater life in a beautifully natural setting. The coral reef and Robinson Island with its immense sand bank off Diani Beach offer excellent snorkelling opportunities with an abundance of marine life. Take a glass bottom boat or traditional “Ngalawa”- several boats operate off the beach and offer snorkelling equipment for all ages.
Dolphin Dhow Safari
Spend a day out exploring the Kisite-Mpunguti Marine National Park on a traditional Swahili dhow while dolphin follow alongside the boat and stop for a Swahili seafood lunch and relaxing afternoon on the famous Wasini Island. Guests can also enjoy snorkelling or diving off the boat.
Camel Rides on the Beach
"Guaranteed to put a smile on everyone’s face regardless of their age..."
Take a leisurely ride on a camel along the long stretch of pristine beach, soaking up the sun and stunning scenery. Or give your children a thrill with a short ride on these gentle giants!
Sail along the beautiful Diani coastline with a local Digo captain on a traditional outrigger sailing boat known as a “ngalawa”.
Deep Sea Diving
Discover the rainforests of the Indian Ocean...
The warm waters of the Indian Ocean provide the perfect conditions for a diverse underwater ecosystem where colourful marine life and the coral reef to thrive. With more than 20 dive sites to choose from, scuba diving from Diani Beach offers dives for all levels. And if you’re lucky enough, you may come across dolphins or even the great big gentle whale shark! On Diani Beach you will find world renowned PADI and SSI Diving Centres.
Deep Sea Fishing
"From relaxing on the boat to an intense surge of energy in a matter of seconds...“
Sailfish, Barracuda, Wahoo, Marlin, Tuna, Dorado...just to mention a few of the tropical fish that you are likely to fight or to catch while deep sea fishing off the coast of Diani. A wide range of deep-sea fishing boats with up-to-date equipment, experienced and professional crew are available on Diani Beach.
Visit the sacred forest of the Digo people
Take a most magical tour through this ancient forest with a local Digo guide who will explain its history, tribal ancestorial traditions and medicinal plants. Feel the peaceful spirit of nature as you hug the magical tree to make a wish and take a moment to lie in the all-natural hammock.
Colobus Conservation Eco-Tour
Visit the Colobus Conservation Trust for the only guided primate eco-tour in the country.
Enjoy a guided primate tour during which you may have the chance to personally meet a wild Colobus monkey troop and other monkey species such as Vervets and Sykes. The Colobus Conservation Trust is a not-for-profit organisation whose main aim is to care for and protect the Colobus monkey population and other primate species in the area.