Watamu is situated on the Kenyan coast, about 120 km north-east of Mombasa and 25 km south of Malindi.
It stretches on the coast from Mida Creek till Mayungu village and towards the inland till Gede village.
In Watamu there are stunning beaches and beautiful bays. They are unique in their kind with the coral formations emerging from the waters of the Indian Ocean.
This create a truly impressive panorama.
Watamu is chosen by many tourists as a base for their tours, as it is located in a strategic position near the natural attractions of the area.
Indeed, nearby you can find many places of interest such as National Parks and also one of the few historical sites in Kenya.
The greatest attractions are the Mangroves Park of Midas, the Gede Ruins and the Arabuko Sokoke Forest.
From Watamu, you can also easily reach the Marafa Canyon and the Tzavo East National Park.