Port of Call Information

Port of Call Information

Mombasa, Kenya


Average Yearly High Temperature in Fahrenheit (°F)
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
87 88 88 87 83 81 80 81 82 84 85 87
Mombasa, Kenya

Overview

This African coastal city is Kenya’s’ main tourist destination.  It has a major port and an international airport. The tropical climate makes it the perfect location year round. It is the second largest and oldest city in the country, and has made improvements to be a more tourist friendly area. The coastal region features long stretches of white sand beaches lined by beautiful resort hotels.

Things to Do

Iconic Neighborhood

  • Nyali - On the east side of Mombasa island, this is the touristy part of Kenya, with many hotels on the beach.
Hotels

Sentrim Castle Royal Hotel
Address: Moi Avenue, Mombasa, 0800, Kenya
Phone: +254 735 339 920
.5 miles from Cruise Terminal

PrideInn Hotel Mombasa
Address: Haile Selassie Avenue, Mombasa, 27050, Kenya
Phone: +254 709 532000
.5 miles from Cruise Terminal

Activities
  • Fort Jesus was built by the Portuguese and kept under their control for a century. This landmark represents the cultural interaction between African, Turkish, European, Arab, and Persian people.
  • Mamba Village is a crocodile farm where a 100 year old crocodile lives. The main attraction is the crocodile feeding shows, but there are other activities around the park.
Family Friendly
  • Pembe Za Ndovu is the Sawhili name for the tusk built in 1952 for the visit of Queen Elizabeth.
  • Admire the tropical butterflies near Fort Jesus at the Mombasa Butterfly House.
  • The Wild Waters waterpark is the best way to beat the heat and have fun with the whole family at the same time.

Driving Directions

Kenya Ports Authority

(Opposite Lotus Hotel)

Yusuf Karim Road, Mombasa, Kenya

 

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