Explore Shimba Hills National Reserve & Sheldrick Falls Day Trip
Embark on a day-long journey to Shimba Hills National Reserve, a haven of biodiversity and natural beauty just a short distance from Mombasa. The adventure unfolds with an early departure from the city, promising a day filled with wildlife encounters, scenic landscapes, and the soothing embrace of nature.
Upon reaching Shimba Hills, you’ll find yourself surrounded by the enchanting sights and sounds of a coastal forest reserve. The air is crisp, and the foliage is a vibrant green canvas that sets the stage for an immersive experience.
The morning kicks off with an exhilarating game drive, providing opportunities to spot an array of wildlife. Elephants majestically roam the landscape, giraffes gracefully move through the trees, and buffalo herds traverse the terrain. Your camera becomes a storyteller, capturing the essence of these creatures against the backdrop of the lush reserve.
A highlight of the day is the hike to Sheldrick Falls, a hidden gem nestled within the heart of Shimba Hills. Guided by the calls of exotic birds and surrounded by rare plant species, the trail leads to the breathtaking Sheldrick Falls, where you can cool off in the refreshing cascade.
A carefully planned picnic lunch amid the natural beauty offers a moment to recharge. The sounds of the forest accompany your meal, creating a tranquil setting for relaxation.
The adventure continues with a guided nature walk, allowing you to explore the reserve on foot. Gain insights into the unique ecosystem as your guide shares knowledge about the diverse flora and fauna that call Shimba Hills home. View more Tour Packages