Mombasa County

Mombasa County is one of the 47 counties of Kenya. It's the capital and the only city in the county of . Initially it was one of the former districts of Kenya but in 2013 it was reconstituted as a county, on the same boundaries.

Notable Places in the Area

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is a fort located on . Designed by Italian Giovanni Battista Cairati, it was built between 1593 and 1596, by order of King Philip I of Portugal, to guard the Old Port of . is situated 5 km south of Mombasa County. Photo: Zeljko, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is one of two main water bodies separating from the Kenyan mainland. is situated 3 km northwest of Mombasa County.

is a nature park in , , on the Kenyan coast. is situated 6 km east of Mombasa County. Photo: Zahra Abdulmajid, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Established in 1944, the , in , is part of the Aga Khan Health Services. is situated 6 km south of Mombasa County.

Localities in the Area

with a population of 1.2 million, is the second-largest city in Kenya. Photo: CT Cooper, CC BY 3.0.

is a residential area and Sub-County within , located on the mainland north of Mombasa County. is situated 5 km southeast of Mombasa County. Photo: FredD, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, from the local bantu words "Ba" and "Mburi", is a commercial, industrial and local… is situated 6 km east of Mombasa County.

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