Air Lamu scenic flights day tours under the Lamu Day Tours are not-to-be-missed. The scenic flights over Lamu normally depart early morning or late evening in a five seated Cessna or a two-seated super cub.
The scenic flights fly low over beaches and crystal clear seas and into the Dadori and Boni reserves buzzing over huge herds of buffalo or a pool of hippo.
Waving good morning to a Boni cattle herder as he lets his stock out of the kraal whilst listening to music through your earphones will give you that “out of Africa” memory.
Top it off, you land on a private beach for a champagne breakfast. The scenic flights operates out of a private airstrip on Manda Bay. This choice of aircraft offers you a variety of excursions from Lamu to inland exploring the wilderness areas around this northern Coastline.
It is a thrilling trip to see hippos and crocodiles in their masses on the Tana River. You also fly over enormous herds of Cape buffalo, heartbeast, zebra, waterbuck, giraffe and warthogs in Amu Ranch.
You will also see the beautiful coastline with its turquoise colors and mangrove forests, sandunes and salt pans and thick indigenous forest.
Air Lamu scenic flights day tours is a fully licensed Charter operation and can do any charters into International airports – Mombasa and Jomo Kenyatta, or from any airfield or landing strip within Kenya.
Scenic flights are highly recommended as small planes can fly over beautiful stretches of undisturbed beaches, thick mangrove forests, remote islands, or the bush where wildlife can be spotted.
Most popular scenic flights are those to Kiwayu Island and a sunset flight over the Tana River delta.