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Pilli Pipa Dhow Safari

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Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
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Pilli Pipa has being running dhow safaris since 1989. It is a small family owned company run by Selina and Harm Lutjeboer. Limited numbers and a safe, personal and professional service to its guests. Taking our guests into the pristine and preserved Kisite Marine National Park, aboard our traditional Arab sailing dhows, guests have the chance to interact and observe in small group sizes about 250 recorded fish species, 200 resident dolphins and over 140 catalogued individuals sea turtles. Snorkel with qualified marine guides who will teach and guide you along the reef whether you are a complete beginner or experienced snorkeler. Alternatively we offer world class scuba diving in and around the famous Kisite Marine Park, with PADI and NAUI accredited dive masters and instructors. Diving ranges from introductory "fun dives" in the shallows of the marine park, all the way to advanced drift dives in a number of secret and exclusive with the opportunity to dive with pelagic species.
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Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
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Great Trip great staff always helpfull and willing to educate you. Saw the dolphins and swam with a turtle, some great corals and loads of fish to be seen.. Meal was great and the walk through Wasini village was lovely but take some sweets for...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

This is a long overdue review. I stayed at Pippa's in January 2017. I did four dives and stayed at the medium size tents. Everything was excelent. Don't be put off by tents as accommodation. They9 are really comfortable and big enough for people to...More

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Shann5
28 February 2018|
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Response from jeffandrenate | Reviewed this property |
I e-mailed them before I traveled then met them at their offices. couldn't have gone easier. Hope you have a great time - we did!
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Response from Valerie S | Property representative |
0722343431 Raymond matiba highly recomended
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Response from Valerie S | Property representative |
We do pick up from Diani Sea Lodge at about 7.15 a.m and you would get back at about 6p.m You can book a trip by email. We are not allowed to put our email address here so maybe you could give me your email address or look... More
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