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Mida Creek

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| Watamu Marine National Park, Watamu, Kenya
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“board walk” (8 reviews)
“canoe ride” (8 reviews)
| Watamu Marine National Park, Watamu, Kenya
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great place for bird watching. The local guides are knowledgeable and friendly. You can pay a small fee to borrow shoes and things you need to walk the mudflats. The optional canoe ride to the mangrove islands is a must! Well worth the money

Thank Jakob C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a rainy day going through the boardwalk in the mangrove forest, then a canoe trip. Didn't see many birds because of the rain, but still very nice trip with a very pleasant guide (who sang for me in the canoe, in case I was...More

Thank Trine L
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely boardwalk high over the mangroves and a local community restaurant, The Crabshack to rest weary bones and watch the sun go down over the stunning creek. What's not to love?

Thank Beth35
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

This place is beautiful... with beautiful staff and an amazing initiative by the community... Go there spend your money...tip big... They deserve it.

Thank juliet k
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Its my second time to visit Mida Creek, because it is so beautifull there. Nice to walk when the water is low and if you want you can take a boat to the other side.

Thank Marco H
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

I came during the low season so there is nothing much to see. The ocean scenery is breathtaking but no birds to see so a bit too quiet. If you get a chance to go to the villages in the island it would be worth...More

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Its ideal for friends and nature lovers. Its location is convinient and easily accessible from malindi and Watamu.

Thank mwas2
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We visited the creek on our stay in Watamu on the Kenya's east coast, as a break between Tsavo West and East safaris. We walked with locals to see the mangroves, you get to plant a tree too! The mangroves are quite extensive extending into...More

Thank rdsat
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Mida Creek has an amazing boardwalk, snaking for 100s of metres through the tidal mangrove forest and ending up at a covered platform overlooking mudflats and estuary. For a small fee you can walk along, taking a guide if you wish, and enjoy the incredible...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Totally loved the sunset. Short distance from Turtle Bay. Beautiful scenery of the mangrove and awesome sunset views.

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