Lamu - Shela Village - Photos by touritesafaris, Kenya, Coast, Mombasa
Welcome to Shela on of the most sought after destinations in Kenya. A bustling Swahili village on the southern end of Lamu Island. Known for beautiful beaches, exquisite hotels,sand dunes, sunset dhow sails and extremely warm and welcoming people. One of the most notable landmarks is the Peponi Hotel. Enjoyable activities include boat rides, Lamu archipelago traditional dhow sails, the annual boat race, relaxing at the beach, visiting the Lamu old town, visit Manda Island, Takwa city ruins and sampling swahili delicacies.