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North or South Mombasa: Which is Ideal for You?

North or South Mombasa: Which is Ideal for You?When you’re planning on visiting Mombasa, Kenya, if you’ve never visited this region of the world before, you’re in for an incredible treat. This is one of the most luxurious and gorgeous tropical destinations you’ll find anywhere in the world. It’s also considered a hidden gem as not many people throughout Western civilizations actually consider visiting a country like Kenya for gorgeous blue waters, white sandy beaches, and an incredible amount of history.

You’ll have an option about whether you want to stay toward the northern side of Mombasa or on the south side. The northern side can put you in closer proximity to the main town. You could be staying right along one of the sandy beaches in North Mombasa and still get an opportunity to interact and mingle with some of the locals.

If that’s something that interests you because you can learn a great deal about the city, its history, and out-of-the-way places you might not see otherwise, then look to hotels that are situated on the northern side of Mombasa.

If you prefer to spend most of your time at the beach while staying in Mombasa, only heading into Old Town or over toward Fort Jesus one or two days during your visit, then the South beaches are your best bet.

It’s the South beaches where most of the tourists have a tendency to visit. There’s nothing wrong with that, and you may feel a lot more comfortable in that particular type of environment.

No matter where you stay in Mombasa, make sure you get an opportunity to visit Old Town, Fort Jesus, and one of the incredible wildlife sanctuaries that continue to make this Kenyan city one of the most desired destinations for families, vacationers, and businesses business executives looking to host a great seminar or convention.