Diani: Sunset Canoe Tour along the River with Mangroves

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Embark on a journey where river meets sea, unveiling the beauty of Diani’s mangroves at sunset. Immersed in local culture by sailing on a traditional canoe with a local guide full of knowledge.


  • Experience the beauty of Diani's mangroves on a traditional sunset canoe trip.
  • Immerse yourself in the local culture and explore the ecosystem and bird life.
  • Guide is from the local area and is hugely passionate about preserving the area
  • Romantic for couples, adventurous for families and peaceful for solo travellers.


Embark on a tranquil journey where the river meets the sea, unveiling the beauty of Diani’s mangroves at sunset. Immerse yourself in local culture, explore the ecosystem, and soak in the breathtaking hues. Meet your guide, Omari, who is passionate about preserving the mangroves around this area that he calls home. He also has incredible knowledge about the various bird species in the area. Sail through the waters, meet the villagers, and watch the sun set over the mangrove creeks. This experience is the ultimate way to relax as the sun goes down while you learn about the phenomenal history, unique ecosystem and birdlife from the locals themselves. Romantic for couples, adventurous for families & friends and peaceful for solo travellers, this is a trip for everyone! Impact Created: > Supporting a Hidden Gem: this spot is off the beaten path yet a number of villages surround it and rely on the area for income. > Local Employment: the canoe is locally hired and so is the captain, this empowers the local community but is also great for the traveller who can benefit from immense knowledge about the place. > No Engines: the Canoe is powered by human energy (the captain rows and you can if you wish!) which means no engines and no dirty fumes entering the water. > Community: this trips funds will trickle down into the community aiding healthcare, employment and education.


Guided canoe tour Local guide / captain Mangrove planting Sunset sailing Cultural experience Swimming opportunity Ecosystem and birdlife education History knowledge

Important Information

  • Bring: Shoes that are easily removable Your own drinks / snacks if you wish

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