Kenya - The North Coast (Chapter)
This is the The North Coast chapter from Lonely Planet’s Kenya guidebook.
Here you’ll find honey-gathering crocodile hunters, ghost crabs, tree crabs, elephant shrews, the Vain Island and the Island of Wailing, and a stone city. It’s the people – Somalis, Mijikenda, Orma, Bajun and Swahili – who inspire the poetry of the place.
- sailing from Lamu to the coral ruins of once-mighty Takwa on Manda Island
- exploring the ruined city of Gede
- watching shooting stars tear the sky open while camping at Mida Creek
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Watamu, Arabuko Sokoke Forest Reserve, Gede Ruins, Malindi, Tana River, Lamu Archipelago, Lamu & around, Manda Island, Paté Island and Kiwayu Island.
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