Mombasa with a population of 1.2 million, is the second-largest city in Kenya. It is particularly known for its warm and sunny climate, white beaches and coral reef diving.
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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 Mombasa. is situated 2 km southeast of Mombasa. Photo: Zeljko, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Established in 1944, the , in Mombasa , is part of the Aga Khan Health Services. is situated 2 km south of Mombasa.

Localities in the Area

is a residential area and Sub-County within Mombasa City, located on the mainland north of . is situated 4 km east of Mombasa. Photo: FredD, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a division of , , and is located to the south-west of Mombasa Island. is situated 4 km south of Mombasa.

is a suburb of Mombasa, in , in the former Coast Province of . is situated 5 km northwest of Mombasa.


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