Mombasa is a seaport city on the Indian Ocean coast of Kenya. It is the country’s oldest city. Because of the port economy, Mombasa, a melting pot of cultures from all sides of the Indian Ocean with a strong blend of Indian, Arabian and African influences.
Mombasa has many facades, from the passionate call to prayer over the Old Town, to the coral beaches below Fort Jesus and the dhow coming in and out of the port. Many head to Mombasa after their safari for some R&R.