Mombasa :Fort Jesus,Butterfly House And Old Town Guided Tour

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Explore Mombasa’s Fort Jesus, Old Town and the surrounding nature of Mombasa Butterfly House on a guided tour.Get the perfect introduction to the city with a local guide.

Highlights

  • ✓Get surrounded by fluttering colorful wings of butterflies flit on vegetation.
  • ✓Get an opportunity to observe a wide variety of butterfly species,.
  • ✓Get an opportunity to see other types of insects:beetles and praying mantises.
  • ✓Take a stroll through Mombasa's charming Old Town, known for its narrow streets
  • ✓Explore the Fort Jesus Museum and learn about the region's history.

Description

After pickup from your hotel, Proceed to Fort Jesus, a fascinating UNESCO World Heritage Site. Explore the museum located within the fort, which showcases artefacts and exhibits detailing the history of Mombasa. Learn about the Portuguese and Arab influences and the fort's role in the region's maritime trade. Mombasa Old Town Next, venture into the historic Mombasa Old Town. Take a guided walking tour through its narrow streets lined with Swahili-style architecture, vibrant markets, and colourful buildings. Immerse yourself in the cultural heritage, visit local shops, and learn about the traditions and customs of the area. Optional Lunch in Old Town Take a break for lunch in one of the local restaurants in Mombasa Old Town. Indulge in traditional Swahili cuisine, such as biryani, pilau, or fresh seafood dishes. Enjoy the flavours while taking in the ambiance of this charming neighbourhood. Later,get a tour visit to the Mombasa Butterfly House which is an enchanting and educational experience. The moment you step inside, you'll be surrounded by the fluttering of colorful wings as hundreds of butterflies flit around the lush vegetation and flowers. The indoor facility has been designed to mimic the natural habitat of these delicate creatures, creating the perfect environment for them to thrive. As you explore the exhibits, you'll have the opportunity to observe a wide variety of butterfly species, each with their own unique characteristics. The African Monarch, for example, is known for its striking orange and black wings, while the Blue Morpho is famous for its iridescent blue color. You may also see other species such as the African Queen and the African Giant Swallowtail. The guides at the Butterfly House are knowledgeable and passionate about these insects, and they'll be more than happy to share their knowledge with you. They'll provide information about the different species, their habitats, and their life cycles, giving you a deeper understanding of these fascinating creatures. You'll learn about the different stages of a butterfly's life, from the egg to the caterpillar, chrysalis and finally the adult butterfly. In addition to the butterflies, you may also have the opportunity to see other types of insects, such as beetles and praying mantises, and learn about the important role they play in the ecosystem. As you explore the exhibits, you'll gain an appreciation for the intricate web of life that exists within the butterfly house, and the delicate balance that must be maintained to keep it thriving. Overall, a visit to the Mombasa Butterfly House is a magical and educational experience that will leave you with a newfound appreciation for these delicate and fascinating creatures. With the indoor facility that mimic the natural habitat of the butterflies, you will get to see them in their best and most natural form. Later get transferred to your hotel or a drop off place of your choice.

Includes

Hotel pick up and drop off. Services of an English speaking guide. Mombasa city guided tour of butterfly house,fort jesus,old town. Driver and guide allowances. All government taxes and fees.

Important Information

  • ✓All visitors must pass through airport-style security. ✓This tour will take place rain or shine. ✓Lunch is not included in the package.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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