In accordance with the update on 27th March 2015 by the Foreign & Commonwealth Office to the UK’s travel advice for the Kenya coast, the Kenya Tourism Board would like to clarify that the revised advice advises against all but essential travel within 15km of the coast from Tiwi up to the border with Somalia. This includes Mombasa Island, Moi International Airport, Malindi, Kilifi and Watamu.

The following areas of Kenya are NOT affected by the advisory and continue to operate as normal:

* Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
* All safari circuits throughout Kenya
* Ukunda Airport for access to Diani Beach and the south coast with the following areas of the Kenya coast not affected by the change in travel advice for the coast:
* Diani Beach
* Galu Beach
* Kinondo
* Msambweni
* Funzi Island
* Shimoni
* Wasini Island


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Katie Rees | US Public Relations Manager | Kenya Tourism Board


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