15 days in Kenya Itinerary

15 days in Kenya Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Nairobi
— 4 nights
2
Maasai Mara National Reserve
— 5 nights
3
Mombasa
— 3 nights

4
nights
Nairobi

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.
Spend the 2nd (Thu) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Nairobi trip builder tool.

Jakarta, Indonesia to Nairobi is an approximately 18-hour flight. You'll gain 4 hours traveling from Jakarta to Nairobi due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Jakarta in January: high temperatures in Nairobi hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Maasai Mara National Reserve.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust ©
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
Safaris
Giraffe Centre ©
Giraffe Centre

5
nights
Maasai Mara National Reserve

Maasai Mara National Reserve ©
Home to the Great Migration and Africa's exceptional wildlife, Maasai Mara is a must on a Kenya itinerary.
Spend the 7th (Tue) surrounded by wildlife at Mara Triangle. Spend the 9th (Thu) surrounded by wildlife at Olare Orok Conservancy. There's more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Musiara Swamp.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Maasai Mara National Reserve sightseeing planning tool.

You can fly from Nairobi to Maasai Mara National Reserve in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Nairobi in January; daily highs in Maasai Mara National Reserve reach °C and lows reach °C. On the 11th (Sat), you're off to Mombasa.

Things to do in Maasai Mara National Reserve

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Olare Orok Conservancy ©
Olare Orok Conservancy
Mara Triangle ©
Mara Triangle
Musiara Swamp ©
Musiara Swamp

3
nights
Mombasa

Mombasa ©
Mombasa rests on the exotic shores of the Indian Ocean and serves as a globally popular vacation destination thanks to its classy hotels and friendly and relaxed atmosphere.
Change things up with a short trip to Diani Beach in Diani Beach (about 1h 20 min away). There's much more to do: take an exotic tour of a safari tour, stop by Imani Collective, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Shree Cutch Satsang Swaminarayan Temple.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Mombasa road trip planner.

You can fly from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Mombasa in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. When traveling from Maasai Mara National Reserve in January, plan for somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in Mombasa: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mombasa

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Diani Beach
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Diani Beach ©
Diani Beach
Safaris
Shree Cutch Satsang Swaminarayan Temple ©
Shree Cutch Satsang Swaminarayan Temple

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