Malindi, Kenya

Get to Malindi, Kenya

Malindi town hosts one of the oldest European monuments in Africa, “The Vasco Da Gama Pillar” built in 1948, to give the Portuguese sailing directions to India. Malindi town is situated 115km from Mombasa town, it has idyllic beaches with lots of coconut palms vegetation. Each year the town holds “Annual Cultural Festival” to showcase it diverse, unique, Swahili culture. Its annual temperature is 26C, serened with white sandy beaches, glittery sea shells, coral reefs, green vegetation one is able to get the sight of the pounding waves. The town boasts itself for its exceptional deep sea fishing activity.

The Healthcare Experience

We have established a strong partnership with the Malindi District Hospital that serves a large population majorly Lamu and the larger Kilifi Division. The hospital setting is very busy posing a rare opportunity for extensive hands on experience in any healthcare elective as well as a pre-health shadowing experience. Malindi is also known as the little Italian city due to the many Italians who reside and have invested in this coastal town.

Malindi Highlights

  • The sun and Sandy Watamu beach.
  • Scuba and Snorkeling at Malindi and Watamu National Marine Park.
  • Visit key historical sites in the city such as the Vasco Da Gama Pillar.
  • A visit to the famous Marafa – hells Kitchen
  • Take city tours to experience the Swahili culture, visit curio shops and enjoy the Swahili cuisine

Programs available in the location

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New Doctor and Resident Electives

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Surgery Electives Abroad

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Pre-Nursing and Pre-Midwifery Internships

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Midwifery Electives Abroad

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Book your Placement

Book your spot today by paying a reservation deposit of $350. This is a one-off fee that allows us to plan for your mentorship, prepare for accommodation, and create your MyElective account and facilitating pre-departure support.


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