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Marafa-Hells Kitchen

Malindi, Kenya
+254 725 082464
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“grand canyon” (4 reviews)
“malindi town” (4 reviews)
“guided tour” (3 reviews)
Malindi, Kenya
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Reviewed 10 January 2017

Marafa-Hells Kitchen is a place where erosion has led to some very stunning formations. We underestimated the time it took us to drive to the place from Malindi and could not go to the bottom. The funds collected from the visitors are used to develop...More

Thank Joyce G
Reviewed 16 December 2016

We only learnt about hells kitchen this year and decided to have a look - it being described to us as a mini grand canyon. I think that describes it pretty well. We did the whole tour including going down into the canyon- Not something...More

1  Thank TonyP90
Reviewed 4 December 2016

I visited there taking 1 hour by motorbike from Sabaki, the north of Malindi. Mysterious and weird landscape with naked layer of earth. Enjoyed hiking in almost desert area surrounded in green forest, under strong sunshine. Great scene from the top of cliff. Be more...More

1  Thank Saaaaa1989
Reviewed 27 November 2016

I've been told it's the Grand Canyon of Kenya and wasn't really sure what to expect. It was about an hour from our resort (which is about 20 minutes north of Malindi town). The roads are rough, so suggest a car with higher clearance. Once...More

1  Thank MonaB1980
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We were in Malindi and decided to follow the recommendations of Kenya (Lonely Planet) volume. It was mentioned that this was a mini "Gran Canyon", and frankly speaking this was as close as the truth as it could be. Some of the stones, when you...More

3  Thank Richard Sylvain J
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

About an hours drive from where we were staying at Mwembe Resort but well worth the drive. I recommend you take a tour van or go with locals otherwise you may think you're lost. Amazing landscape and folklore explain the natural formation of Marafa Hell's...More

1  Thank Nita o
Reviewed 30 July 2016

It was really beautiful and we had a nice walk! If you're lucky you can even see monkeys. It is a 1,5 hour drive but worth it.

2  Thank 470natasjas
Reviewed 29 July 2016

It's a long dusty drive from Malindi Town, honestly I thought it a wasted trip while my companions were enthralled. Bought a very nice wooden bowl in the ad hoc gift shop and listen to the local bargain over the ticket price to go in....More

Thank Rory K
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

I was a little nervous when I read the other reviews about the bad road, but once we headed out, I realized it's a typical Africa packed dirt road. Not great, but certainly not terrible. The drive does take about a hour from the main...More

Thank NurseMama25
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

The road to get there is really bad mostly during rain season. To do if interested to see some traditional ( and really poor) villages along the road. A taste of real africa but the hells kitchen are not the impressive. But nice

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Please gate my details from my facebook page @Bayasafarikenya or Here (Trip advisory)we talk for the arrangement.