This airstrip serves Malindi and its environs. Malindi is a popular destination, and it has attractions such as Malindi Museum, Malindi Marine National Park and the Vasco da Gama Pillar. From Malindi, you can reach attractions in Watamu. Malindi Airport is 2.5 Km west of Malindi Town. It is off Mombasa-Malindi road on the southern side, where the access road is connected. Eastwards the suburbs of Malindi are developing in the proximity of the Airport boundary. Two schools are located along the Eastern boundary fence. Westwards some land is used for a coconut plantation.