Explore the Fine Sandy Beaches of Chale Island with Natural Attraction where one Can View Animals, Birds and Springs. It is Also a Perfect Choice for Walking Safaris. Chale Island is a small romantic island situated about 600 meters from the mainland and 10 km south of Diani Beach, 50 km south of Mombasa. Specifically built with the environment in mind, magnificent resort on the island is The Sands at Chale Island is one of the most low impact hotels in Kenya.
It is spread out to offer the utmost in privacy and romance, even when at full capacity one has a tremendous feeling of peace and tranquility. "Chale" refers to the name of an old warrior of the Digo tribe who is buried on the island. On certain days of the year his descendants still come to celebrate religious rituals. Chale Island Day Trip and Walking Safari in Gazi Boardwalk explores Chale Island - a little paradise located a few kilometers from Diani Beach to the south. It is a perfect place for day excursions and boat day trips to explore the small heaven on earth. The island can be reached within half-hour drive from Diani, 1.5 hour from Mombasa and it is only bare 70 kilometers from the border of Tanzania.