Diani Beach is a major beach on the Indian Ocean coast of Kenya and is located 30 kilometers south of Mombasa.  It has been voted Africa's leading beach destination for the fifth time running since 2015.

As one of the most prominent tourism resort areas of Kenya, diani icnludes includes Kenyans of various ethnicities from Digo, to Mijikenda as well as others who have migrated to Diani, drawn by the tourism related economy. With a population of over 100,000 inhabitants, the Diani/Ukunda urban area is one of the largest at the Kenyan coast and forms part of the larger Mombasa metropolitan region. 

Diania is served by Diani Airport - is located between the beach area and the Mombasa-Lunga Lunga road.