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Marafa-Hells Kitchen

Malindi, Kenya
+254 725 082464
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“malindi town” (4 reviews)
“grand canyon” (3 reviews)
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Malindi, Kenya
+254 725 082464
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

This is Kenya's equivalent of the Grand Canyon. It is spectacular. It is known locally as Nyari, a Kigiriama word which means the place broken by itself. Getting there is easy and there is convenient public transport from Malindi. The smaller Nissan matatus are better...More

Thank Martin_Wahogo
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Visited in April 2017, the natural-forest ambience was quite welcoming. The colourful rock formation and the natural forest around made us spend more time. Thank you to the guide who was very knowledgeable is issues of birds and environment. For a visit to this place,...More

Reviewed 2 April 2017

The best place I visited the history there is really something else but I would say the experience I got was at its best

Thank Pamela J
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Amazing rock formations tucked away half an hour drive from Malindi. Must visit. Saloon cars may not make it.

Thank Sajan H
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Quite a sight. A community run venture with a bar and some nice bandas to enjoy a slight breeze. We opted out of the long tour, takes about an hour circling this monumental hole in the ground. The layers of earth/clay are quite visible and...More

Thank CM J
Reviewed 3 March 2017

we went to visit hells kitchen in malindi the place is amazing just be aware that it gets very hot down there fron 11am to 2pm

Thank Kevin P
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Marafa-Hells Kitchen is a place where erosion has led to some very stunning formations. We underestimated the time it took us to drive to the place from Malindi and could not go to the bottom. The funds collected from the visitors are used to develop...More

Thank Joyce G
Reviewed 17 December 2016

We only learnt about hells kitchen this year and decided to have a look - it being described to us as a mini grand canyon. I think that describes it pretty well. We did the whole tour including going down into the canyon- Not something...More

1  Thank TonyP90
Reviewed 4 December 2016

I visited there taking 1 hour by motorbike from Sabaki, the north of Malindi. Mysterious and weird landscape with naked layer of earth. Enjoyed hiking in almost desert area surrounded in green forest, under strong sunshine. Great scene from the top of cliff. Be more...More

1  Thank Saaaaa1989
Reviewed 27 November 2016

I've been told it's the Grand Canyon of Kenya and wasn't really sure what to expect. It was about an hour from our resort (which is about 20 minutes north of Malindi town). The roads are rough, so suggest a car with higher clearance. Once...More

1  Thank MonaB1980
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