Kisite marine park can be approached easily by motor boat or traditional dhow from Shimoni. 45 varieties of coral have so far been identified with over 250 fish species recorded. One of the attractions is Dolphin watching. At Shimoni, which literally means a "hole" in Swahili, one is able to see caves used by slave traders to hide slaves during the slave trade era from the liberators of slave trade. Kisite Marine Park is an ideal place for diving. Diving gear is easily available from tour agents around Shimoni. Both Kisite Marine Park and Mpunguti Marine Reserve are located on the south coast off Shimoni and south of Wasini Island in Kwale District. The complex covers a marine area with four small islands surrounded by coral-reef.
It is an ideal place for diving and diving gear is easily available from tour agents around Shimoni.