Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours in Lamu Island

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Spend your evening on a romantic dhow cruise in the indian ocean.The dinner cruise commences at 6.30 pm, it begins with a welcome "Dawa" cocktail as the Dhow sails towards Fort Jesus. The twinkling lights of Mombasa and the starlit skies provide idyllic surroundings for a delicious seafood dinner meticulously prepared in Swahili style on the deck in front of the guests. The resident DJ on board offers a wide choice of dance music, from the latest hits to the golden oldies as the Dhow gently glides back to the Tamarind Jetty by 10.30 pm.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Tamarind DhowThe Tamarind Dhow Cruise is the ultimate in romantic experiences.. You are swept off on a romantic cruise aboard an authentic Arab dhow around Mombasa, a city breathing with living history. The dhow, Mv Nawalilkher was built in 1977 for trading. The Nawalilkher is 23 meters long, being the largest dhow on the coast. The dhow was purchased and converted for restaurant use and the Tamarind Dhow Cruise by the original builder Fundi Bini on Lamu Island. Cruisers on the Tamarind Dhow Cruise are picked up from their resorts or hotels and driven to the pier too start an evening of ultimate romantic cruise. A traditionally dressed waiter shows you to yourtable on the magnificent dhow. You are served a delightful cocktailmade with vodka, lime, honey, sugar and crushed ice to enjoy with themelting sun. Non-alcoholics will be served a choice of fruit juice orsodas.A live band aboard the splendid dhow begins to play once the dhowsets sail. It is a picturesque setting as the dhow sails off into thesunset with a live band entertaining the guests that keep lively andexcited chatter. The cruise takes you around Tudor Creek, you alsoget to have a panoramic view of Mombasa's Old Town and FortJesus.The dhow is then moored in a sheltered bay at the head of the creek.Awaiting the guests is the smell of finely grilled lobster and steak, aschefs begin to cook the sumptuous meals. A four-course gourmetmeal can be expected. After you finish your delicious meal, a waiterserves Arabic coffee in an original brass pot. Once the meals is over,you are returned safely to your hotel. A choice between evening andday trips is available.This cruise is the perfect opportunity for newly weds to bask in theirnewly professed love, or is perfect for those ultimate romanticproposals, or for treating a partner to a romantic evening out whileenjoying each other's company.Duration: 4 hours

What’s included

  • Private transportation
  • Dinner - You will be offerd a welcome drink,then dinner is a four course meal which includes sea food.incase you are alargic to sea food you should inform us in advance so as to request for an alternative.
  • Live band entertainment on board during the cruise
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Entry/Admission - Tamarind Dhow

What’s not included

  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Snacks
  • Coffee and/or Tea