2: HALF DAY TOUR - HALLER PARK
Haller Park Mombasa, formerly known as the Bamburi Nature trail, is the transformation of a quarry wasteland into an ecological paradise. It is located north of Mombasa along the Malindi – Mombasa road next to Bamburi Cement factory. Haller Park is the largest animal sanctuary in Mombasa and is only a 25 Minutes’ drive from Mombasa Town.
Bamburi Nature Trail (Haller Park) Half Day Tour departs in the morning from your hotel or after lunch to the Bamburi Quarry Nature Trail. You will enjoy Kenya’s nature during a walk through Haller Park (Bamburi Nature Trail). This Natural Sanctuary is home for wild animals, different species of birds and other tropical flora.
Eland and buffalo, crocodiles and other reptiles can be seen wandering with crowned cranes. Other attractions in the Park include porcupines, peacocks, a snake park, fish farm, crocodile farm, giraffes, zebras, famous giant tortoises, hippos and a restaurant that specializes in game meat. Pre-arranged tree planting at the nature trail with certificates is also possible.
Get up close and personal with giant Aldabra Tortoises, Hippos, Crocodiles, Waterbuck, Elands and Buffalo. Their highly trained guides will escort you around the park, ensuring your visit is enjoyable and educational.
If you have read the story about Owen (the hippo) and Mzee (the tortoise), you can meet them there. Haller Park is open from 08:00 Hours to 1700 Hours every day, including public holidays.