A Guide To Kisite Mpunguti Marine Park
The ecosystem covers a marine area with four small islands surrounded by coral-reef. Kisite island is covered in low grass and herbs while Mpunguti Islands have dense coastal equatorial forest. Major attractions include the dolphins, coral gardens and it is an important site for snorkelling, diving and bird watching.
Attractions in Kisite Mpunguti Marine Park & Reserve
How to get to Kisite Mpunguti Marine Park
- Location: Kwale District, Coast Province. The Marine Park lies 11 kms off the Kenyan Coast (at Shimoni) and 8 kms north of the Tanzanian boarder.
- Distance from Nairobi: 574 kms.
- Distance from Mombasa: 90 kms
* The Park can only be reached by boat. Contact the KWS warden (Kisite Marine National Park, KWS HQ is 200 meters south of the main Shimoni Pier) or your hotel or local travel agent.
Accommodation and hotels in Kisite Mpunguti Marine Park & Reserve
KWS Self Catering
- Shimoni Cottages
Campsites in Kisite Mpunguti Marine Park & Reserve
- Chlobus Campsite
- Mpunguti Campsite
Kisite Mpunguti Marine Park & Reserve fees
Adults KSH: 250
Child KSH: 150
Adults KSH: 350
Child KSH: 200
Non – Resident
Child USD: 15
Kisite Mpunguti Marine Park Contacts
Attraction Type: Beach & Marine, Wildlife, Beach & Marine
Category: Marine Park, Birding Site, Coral Reef
City / Town: Shimoni
Telephone: 254 40 52027
Entrance Fee: Yes