Must-see shopping in South Coast

  • Top Choice
    Bombolulu Workshops & Cultural Centre

    This non-profit organisation produces crafts of a high standard and gives vocational training to physically disabled people. Visit the workshops and…

  • Top Choice
    Yusufi Antiques & Gallery

    A real treasure trove of carvings and masks, particularly from West Africa and the Congo, as well as fetishes, brass lanterns and other goodies. Some…

  • Imani Collective

    Fair trade woven items, bags, embroidered cushions, soft toys and other appealing gifts, created by a collective of over 50 men and women from Mtepeni…

  • Shanzu Transitional Workshop

    Run by the Mombasa Girl Guides Association, this centre provides training for handicapped young women and sells their crafts for them. Pick up some decent…

  • Sandal Shop

    You're likely to see these attractive leather sandals with beading embroidery all over Kenya. Watch them being made at this cobblers shop and buy them for…

  • Old Town Antiques and Carvings

    Good selection of collectors' items – Central and West African masks and carvings – as well as numerous Kenyan small carvings of animals.

  • Sanaa Gallery

    A good place to check out traditional furniture-making, or if you're looking for an attractive yet bulky souvenir to ship home.