Local dhows are great for trips around Lamu Island. On this you will have the opportunity to fish and then cook your catch over a charcoal fire on the beach
Things to do in Kenya
For an alternative wildlife viewing opportunity, take to the air for a hot air balloon flight over the Masai Mara, or pick up the pace on a quad bike in lesser-known Laikipia Plateau.
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Ideas for experiencing Kenya
Experiences you have as you travel often hold the longest memories. As part of their research trips, our specialists seek out authentic ways to get to know Kenya, and the best local guides. These activities reflect some of their best-loved experiences.
Watamu offers some of the finest deep sea fishing in the world with a huge variety of different species close to shore. Black, blue and striped marlin, sailfish, broadbill, wahoo and yellowfin tuna are just some of the species available.
Watch out for the giraffe hiding in the trees, antelope on the plains and roosting birds. As the sun comes up the views are superb - one of the most beautiful sights in Africa.
Take a leisurely sunset cruise aboard a traditional dhow or a dolphin cruise out into the Watamu Marine National Park.
ME to WE provides you with the opportunity to experience life with locals in rural Kenya, working on sustainable projects that benefit these communities in the longer term.