Diani Beach is the tourist center of the south coast of Kenya and Diani Beach with a 25 km long white sandy beach is also one of the most beautiful beaches in Kenya.
Only about 35 kilometers south of Mombasa, the second largest city in Kenya, is the beautiful Diani Beach, which is very popular with tourists from all over the world. A kilometer-long sandy beach forms the tourist center here in the southern coastal region. The selection of accommodation on Diani Beach is correspondingly large. From hotels in all price ranges to luxury resorts, but also budget apartments, then often some distance from the beach and no sea views, are available in Diani.
And with such a popular beach with many hotels, restaurants and bars should not be missing, of which there are also many along the coast at Diani Beach.
In front of Diani Beach are reefs that break the waves while also keeping sharks away. The reefs at Diani Beach are popular diving areas, and the beach here at Diani is also very popular with kite surfers. The next largest place is Ukunda. The coastal town with almost 70,000 inhabitants is only five kilometers from Diani Beach.
Diani Beach: Beach Holiday and Safari
Due to the proximity to national parks and reserves (45 kilometers to Shimba Hills National Reserve and around 150 kilometers to Tsavo East National Park and Tsavo West National Park, a combination of safari and beach holidays is also very popular with foreign tourists.
Diani Beach is only 250 kilometers south of the equator and is characterized by a tropical climate. A beach holiday at Diani Beach is therefore possible all year round, with January and February usually being the warmest months of the year.