Kenya, famous for the white sand and sapphire waters holds some of the most famous beach destinations of the world. But how does one choose when there a beach at a walking distance every miles. So if you want your holiday to provide a soothing environment to you, Kenya is a must visit destination.
Here is the list of the 10 most pristine beaches this land of beauty has to offer. So pack your sunscreen and your swimsuit as we take you through a dip of these natural soothers.
1 Watamu Beach
Located inside the Watamu National Marine Park, Watamu Beach is one of the most pristine beaches, best be visited at high tide. This is one place people can observe the contrast drawn by the emerald ocean with the glistening white sands giving it an enchanting look. A quaint destination, it makes one lose the track of time while witnessing these beautiful sands on the beach. One could just sit and enjoy the scene for hours but there is a facility of other things such as surfing and watch dolphins play in the surf.
2 Shela Beach, Lamu
Another quiet little beach is the Shela Beach in Lamu. This is one of the heritage site chosen by UNESCO. Lamu lying in the vicinity is a living museum showcasing the Swahili Culture and also plays house to the pristine sandy Shela Beach. The environment of the beach is very relaxing, the days floats by lying on this magnificent beach while one witnesses the traditional Dhows gliding along the waves. This is one of the best slices nature has to offer.
Nestled in the heart of Malawi is the Lake of Malawi. Though if seen technically this area seems like a landlocked country, still the vast Lake of Malawi has many things to offer. Blesses with beige fine sand, its shore provide a shining golden look. The rocky beaches and the crystal clear water, provide the best environment for a peaceful family holiday. One of the most famous activity of the lake is scuba diving, though swimming and boating follow closely behind.
4 Cape Maclear
Famous for its dark sugar coloured sandy beaches, Cape Maclear one beach that a traveller cannot miss while visiting this place.Though this beach is one of the greatest hubs for tourism activities –such as snorkelling, kayaking, hiking and diving.
However the sandy beaches and warm ocean makes this an excellent beach for relaxation purposes as well. The iodine coloured water in contrast with the blue sky and sandy gives the proper tropical experience.
Mozambique is one of the most popular tourist destination not only in kenya, but also for visitors around the globe. This paradise in disguise offers a year-round supply of sunshine and unspoilt beautiful beaches.
Warm white sand beaches, turquoise tender waters, shoals filled colourful fishes are some of the things to choose it one of Africa’s most enticing beach destinations. This is the best natural place for relaxation in the world.
Vipingo beach, located near Kilifi, is one beach surrounded by greenly vegetation of coconut palms, the water is calm and crystal clear making it one of the tropical paradise.
The beach is one of the most photogenic places in the world. One of the best part of the beach is that it’s always isolated with very little crowd. This is one of the most peaceful and romantic places in Kenya.
7 Xai-Xai beach
Xai-Xai is one of the most quiet southern coastal town located in Mozambique and plays house to a long, sandy beach.This is one of the most pristine beaches Kenya has to offer. It is one of the most peaceful beach for solo travels.
8 Vamizi Island, Quirimbas Archipelago
This is one isolated island comprising of miles and miles of soft, white-silvery sandy beaches. This is one of the most beautiful off-the-beaten-track giving a feeling of nirvana to the visitors. One can pass days just sitting on the beach spellbound by the beauty that is Vamizi Island. Some of the most famous sports available there are gliding and scuba diving.
One of the most enchanted beaches, Madagascar definitely makes it place in the must visit list. This island provides the environment for the relaxed holiday you always planned.
10 Russian Bay
This beach is one of the most attractive option for a vacation planning with beautiful sandy beaches and warm waters. Another attraction is that it is little known, giving it a primitive and virgin blessing,
So the beaches call to you my friend, Dive away