Wasini Island lies in southeast of the Indian Ocean.
it is about 75 kilometres south of Mombasa, and 3 kilometres (1.9 mi) opposite the harbour of the village Shimoni.
It is approximately 7 kilometres long and 3 kilometres across.
The name "wasini mpunguti" came from the early inhabitants who originally were the Chinese they were short Chinese, hence the name wasini mpunguti which to the locals, means short Chinese.
The island has only footpaths of sharp old coral or sand.
There are no cars, carts or bicycles. Cargo is transported by foot or by a wheelbarrow with a solid tyre.
Transport is over the paths, or via the beaches, mainly consisting of coral and only passable with low tide, or by boat over the sea.
The main activity in Wasini is tourism followed by fishing.
The Kisite Mpugute National Park is an attraction as well.
There are several activities that you can take part in, including, snockelling, dolphin watching, diving, kite surfing.
You will likely come through mombasa airport as it is the gateway to most coastal destinations.
To avod stress and start your holiday in a hustle free manner, book your airport transfer with us.
We will be waiting for you at the airport with your name on a card.
We will then confirm on email and whatsapp text the name of the driver.
He will pick you and you enjoy your holiday with much peace.
Avoid huggling with taxi drivers at the airport as they might mislead you.
Ensure you have prebooked your taxi the same way you pre book your hotel.