Holidays to Malindi

Located along the Kenyan coast against the Indian Ocean, Malindi served as a Portuguese trade center along the East African coast in the 16th century. Tourism is a major industry in the city, as visitors come to explore the city’s historic past and natural offerings.

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How to get to Malindi

Here's what you need to know about getting to Malindi. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Malindi takes 1 day, 1 hour, 5 minutes.

When to go to Malindi

Typical Holiday Price

£1312 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Malindi varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit


Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - January is the cheapest month to go to Malindi.

Where to stay in Malindi

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Malindi, according to other travellers.

Things to see and do in Malindi

Nomadic by Nature | Trip by SkyscannerThe Malindi Sea Fishing - Club
The Malindi Sea Fishing - Club
Nomadic by Nature | Trip by SkyscannerCoco Beach
Coco Beach
smerikal | FlickrMalindi Museum
Malindi Museum
warrenski | FlickrKipepeo Butterfly Project
Kipepeo Butterfly Project
malczyk | FlickrGede Ruins
Gede Ruins
:MArC-OH | FlickrMalindi Marine National Park
Malindi Marine National Park
ferran pestaña | FlickrFalconry of Kenya
Falconry of Kenya
treehouse1977 | FlickrMarafa Depression
Marafa Depression
Rainbirder | FlickrArabuko Sokoke Forest Reserve
Arabuko Sokoke Forest Reserve

Reviews of Malindi

Kara Krishna
Kara KrishnaLondon

small costal town away from hussle and bussle with nice beach

Ajak  Keer
Ajak Keer

Pauline  Oda
Pauline Oda

Kirti Kara
Kirti KaraLondon

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