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Rushing Water Adventures offers a variety of Kayak Snorkeling Trips, Whale Shark Trips, Camel Caravans, Fishing Trips, Turtle Watching, Mangrove Kayak Trips, The Islands and Hiking in Djibouti. RWA also does tours to Lac Abbe and Lac Assal. We also...more
Djibouti, Djibouti
+253 77 79 49 58
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Reviewed 30 January 2019 via mobile

I contacted Ken about a year before our arrival to Djibouti in order to arrange for us a more unusual land trip in the country Ken is an American expat living many years in the region with quite an extensive knowledge of the area and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 5 January 2019

We had the most amazing time swimming with Whale Sharks and snorkeling with Ken. He provided us with an incredible day and it was undoubtedly the highlight of our time in Djibouti. We would highly recommend working with Ken for any of your excursion and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 5 January 2019

We used Ken to coordinate a trip for us to Lac Assal and Lac Abbe followed by a snorkel trip to see the whale sharks. We had a FANTASTIC time! Lac Abbe and Lac Assal are picturesque sites. It is a long dusty bumpy journey...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kathleen H
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

I got in touch with Ken to arrange my expedition to Djibouti...I wanted to see Lake Abbe and follow the explorer Wilfred Thesiger’s footsteps when he discovered Lake Assal, plus hike around lesser visited mountain villages. Ken arranged a fantastic driver Mohammed, and a wonderful...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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rwa280, Owner at Rushing Waters Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Thanks for your visit to Djibouti and the great review. I have never heard of Wilfred Thesiger. I look forward to reading his biography.

Reviewed 7 April 2018

I had an amazing solo trip with Ken's Rushing Waters organisation back in late December. Ken was a friendly, accommodating guide for my first couple of days. We snorkelled some amazing coral reefs and lunched on a beautiful beach. Ken also arranged for me to...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

Ken is the perfect guide! My family and I thoroughly enjoyed visiting Lac Assal, exploring lava flows, having lunch by the Goubet, and going snorkeling at Arta Plage. Ken is full of wisdom and is able to share with you a true appreciation for all...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Abigail L
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Got to spend 3 wonderful & memorable days with Rushing Waters Adventures. Started with a day visiting stunning Lac Assal, nearby hotsprings, prehistoric rock art, and lava tubes. Followed up by snorkeling with majestic whale sharks, octopuses, dolphins and lunch on an empty & pristine...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Anilegna
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

My husband and i booked a very last minute trip with Ken to visit the salt lake and snorkle with whale sharks. Ken was so accommodating and set our expectations appropriately. We had such an amazing adventure and experience. Ken does his best to describe...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank pmittal
Reviewed 16 January 2018

We booked our whole long weekend in Djibouti with Ken - swimming with whale sharks, visiting Lac Assal, and sunrise kayaking with sea turtles. It was three days of unforgettable experiences and zero hassle. Communication and payment ahead of time were seamless, and once we...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Meredith M
Reviewed 24 December 2017

Communicating with Ken while I was planning my trip was great. His responses were prompt and helpful. He also helped me book a hotel room for my stay and provided advice for the immigration process. He picked me up from the airport and took me...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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3 December 2018|
Response from rwa280 | Property representative |
Hi, It would cost $620 for one person, and $670 for 2 people. Next week is pretty full and we may not be available for the trip. Please contact me through my website to try to schedule a specific day.
Ryan C
8 June 2018|
Response from rwa280 | Property representative |
Hi, I would recommend calling Mohamed Ali at 77 32 41 68, or contact the Aqua Club Diving Center Djibouti 77 82 31 74, as they work with Mohamed an other fishing guides. wish I was there to go fishing as this time of the... More
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