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LAMU FISHING TRIPS

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FISHING TOUR EXPERIENCE IN LAMU WITH AFRICANMECCA

The Lamu Archipelago is discerning, top-rate destination for big game fishing. A half or full-day deep sea angling trip with AfricanMecca gets you close to some of the gigantic finned creatures in the Indian Ocean. You can choose between expansive deep ocean or creek fishing, and the massive fish that you will have a chance to reel in are sailfish, barracuda, giant trevally, tuna, sailfish, kingfish and marlin, including black, striped and blue. Angling captains around Lamu Island follow a strict catch and release protocol to protect the number of these fish that live in the ocean, but you will still have a high-energy, exhausting experience just trying to pull in one of these ocean beasts. Plan your travel to Lamu Island (best time to visit) according to the fish that interests you most and weather too, as population and migration levels fluctuate during the year. The best time to catch broadbill is August through May, and November through the March is when billfish are found in the waters. Sailfish arrive in October and stay until April, overlapping with the marlin in February and March. No matter when you plan your angler's visit to Lamu Island, though, there is always an abundance of many other stirring and challenging fish to catch.
WHERE TO STAY IN LAMU
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WHERE TO STAY IN LAMU

For boutique lodgings, we recommend Majlis Resort and Manda Bay while Kizingoni Beach Houses, Kipungani or even Kizingo Lodge are excellent mid-range experiences. Kijani Hotel is a budget option.

GUIDE ON LAMU
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GUIDE ON LAMU

Lamu Island is a distinctive beach and cultural travel destination in Africa. With a history that dates back to the 14th century, the island represents a time when life was much simpler and stress-free.

BEST TIME TO VISIT LAMU
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BEST TIME TO VISIT LAMU

January to March are the warmest months while cooler temperatures occur in July to September. In April and May, the long rainy season arrives and ends by June with short rains from November.

AFRICANMECCA REVIEWS

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  • AfricanMecca Safari could not have been more helpful through the entire process of planning our trip to Kenya. Our trip to Lamu (a suggestion by Raza) was incredible, and Kizingo is a perfect place to stay there. All in all, we had an amazing time in Kenya.
    Jordan Klein & Anna Kohanski - New York, United States
  • Lamu was fabulous. hot and sunny and we again were delighted with our accommodation. Everything was run smoothly and without any hitches and we are most grateful for a truly memorable holiday of a life time. You organised everything efficiently which made life so easy for us.
    Angela Cook - London, United Kingdom
  • I had just the BEST time in Lamu - quite probably the holiday of my life - and am determined to go back in November. I have to say, the holiday was made by Altaf's dedication to what I needed - he worked very hard to ensure I got the full ten night stay at Kipungani, and I was impressed to say the least. Many thanks - I'll be back.
    Jeremy King, Senior Producer GMTV - London, United Kingdom
  • Raza, I have returned from the trip to Kenya you arranged. It went quite well and all of your advice about hotels etc was correct and prevented me from doing things less than optimal. I really enjoyed Lamu; it is one of the best beaches I have seen.
    Dr Thomas Walshe - Boston, Massachusetts - United States
  • Raza, I want to tell you that all aspects of our travel arrangements with you ran smoothly. Our visit to Lamu was most enjoyable and a pleasant contrast to the highlands. I will unreservedly recommend AfricanMecca to others.
    Peter Moody - Cape Town, South Africa
  • I wanted to email you to say how well all your arrangements came together for Lamu - Peponi Hotel. The logistics worked very well, the venues fulfilled all expectations - the whole experience was splendid.
    Robyn Taylor - Brisbane, Australia
  • Lamu Palace was really quite exotic, with again wonderful people, in great location, I felt like I was in the movie Casablanca. I will recommend your company to anyone I know travelling to Kenya. In deep appreciation...
    Lynne Crawford - Boston, Massachusetts - United States

EAST AFRICA SAFARI AND BEACH TRIP IDEA FOR LAMU IN EASTERN KENYA

When beach vacationing in Lamu, we recommend experiencing some of the surrounding Lamu attractions and cultural activities. Experience your beach and cultural escapade in Lamu after completing your Kenya safari to Amboseli, Masai Mara, Lake Nakuru and Naivasha.

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