11 days in Kenya Itinerary

11 days in Kenya Itinerary

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Start: Stockholm
Fly:  15 h 15 min
1
Nairobi
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h
2
Malindi
— 2 nights
Fly:  45 min
3
Lamu Island
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 30 min
4
Diani Beach
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  17 h 30 min
End: Stockholm

2
nights
Nairobi

You're likely to visit Nairobi at least once on a trip to Kenya, as the sprawling city houses the country's international airport and remains the jump-off point for many tours and safaris.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Karen Blixen Coffee Garden and Cottages and Ocean Sole (Flip the Flop). Get in touch with nature at Nairobi National Park and Giraffe Centre. Spend the 19th (Fri) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. There's more to do: examine the collection at Karen Blixen Museum and tour the pleasant surroundings at David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Nairobi online trip itinerary planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to Nairobi is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to East Africa Time (EAT), which is usually a 2 hour difference. In July in Nairobi, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Malindi.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Nairobi National Park ©
Nairobi National Park
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust ©
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust

2
nights
Malindi

Malindi ©
Offering pristine, palm-lined beaches, all-inclusive resorts, and warm, sunny weather, the port town of Malindi rightly established itself as one of Kenya's prime tourism spots.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Watamu Beach and then explore the activities along Mida Creek. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Gede Ruins, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and then see the interesting displays at Malindi Museum.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Malindi travel app.

Traveling by flight from Nairobi to Malindi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Nairobi in July: high temperatures in Malindi hover around 32°C and lows are around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Lamu Island.

Things to do in Malindi

Wildlife Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Gede Ruins, Mida Creek
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Mida Creek ©
Mida Creek
Safaris
Gede Ruins ©
Gede Ruins

1
night
Lamu Island

Lamu Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): examine the collection at Lamu Museum, put a fun spin on your tour with Lamu Mysteries, and then contemplate the long history of Lamu Old Town.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Lamu Island trip itinerary maker tool.

Fly from Malindi to Lamu Island in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Diani Beach.

Things to do in Lamu Island

Fun & Games Historic Sites Museums
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Lamu Old Town ©
Lamu Old Town
Lamu Museum ©
Lamu Museum

3
nights
Diani Beach

Diani Beach ©
On a vacation in Diani Beach, a bustling resort town on Kenya's eastern coast, you can take advantage of a pristine sandy shore fringed by a verdant forest.
Escape the urban bustle at Diani Beach and Safaris. Step off the beaten path and head to Colobus Conservation and Fishing Charters & Tours. Spend the 26th (Fri) observing fascinating marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. It doesn't end there: stroll through Gazi Mangrove Boardwalk.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Diani Beach online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Lamu Island to Diani Beach takes 3.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Diani Beach are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Diani Beach

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Gazi Mangrove Boardwalk
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Diani Beach ©
Diani Beach
Colobus Conservation ©
Colobus Conservation
Safaris

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