15 days in Kenya Itinerary

15 days in Kenya Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Mombasa
— 3 nights
2
Lamu Island
— 1 night
3
Watamu
— 3 nights
4
Tsavo National Park East
— 1 day
5
Nairobi
— 5 nights

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Old Town and Mombasa Memorial Cathedral. Take a break from the city and head to Diani Beach and Haller Park. Spend the 3rd (Wed) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Fort Jesus Museum, stop by Imani Collective, stroll through Gazi Mangrove Boardwalk, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shree Cutch Satsang Swaminarayan Temple.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Mombasa trip planner.

New Delhi, India to Mombasa is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to East Africa Time (EAT), which is usually a -2.5 hour difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from New Delhi in July; daily highs in Mombasa reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel to Lamu Island.

Things to do in Mombasa

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Diani Beach, Gazi Mangrove Boardwalk
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Diani Beach ©
Diani Beach
Safaris
Haller Park ©
Haller Park

1
night
Lamu Island

Lamu Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): appreciate the extensive heritage of Siyu Fort, thenput a fun spin on your tour with Lamu Mysteries, and then contemplate the long history of Lamu Old Town.

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Lamu Island road trip tool.

Fly from Mombasa to Lamu Island in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Lamu Island are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel to Watamu.

Things to do in Lamu Island

Historic Sites Fun & Games
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Lamu Old Town ©
Lamu Old Town
Siyu Fort ©
Siyu Fort

3
nights
Watamu

Watamu ©
Hailed for its picturesque scenery and pristine beaches, the village of Watamu on Kenya's Indian Ocean coastline attracts both adventure seekers and those looking for a relaxing seaside holiday.
Get outdoors at Safaris and Watamu National Marine Park. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Gede Ruins and Mnarani Ruins (Museum). Next up on the itinerary: delve into the lush surroundings at Arabuko-Sokoke Forest and kick back and relax at Spiaggia delle Tartarughe.

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Fly from Lamu Island to Watamu in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In July, daytime highs in Watamu are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can drive to Tsavo National Park East.

Things to do in Watamu

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Gede, Mnarani Ruins (Museum)
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Watamu National Marine Park ©
Watamu National Marine Park
Safaris
Gede Ruins ©
Gede Ruins

1
day
Tsavo National Park East

Tsavo National Park East ©
On the 9th (Tue), stroll through Tsavo East.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Tsavo National Park East trip site.

Traveling by car from Watamu to Tsavo National Park East takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of taxi, bus, train, and car. On the 9th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Nairobi.

Things to do in Tsavo National Park East

Parks Wildlife
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Tsavo East ©
Tsavo East

5
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.
Appreciate the collections at Karen Blixen Museum and Nairobi Gallery. Head to Matbronze Wildlife Art and Upepo Photography Galleryfor plenty of shopping. Spend the 11th (Thu) exploring nature at Nairobi National Park. Spend the 10th (Wed) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, examine the collection at Nairobi National Museum, join the crowd at GP Karting, and admire the masterpieces at Karen Village.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Nairobi vacation builder site.

Drive from Tsavo National Park East to Nairobi in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train. In July, daily temperatures in Nairobi can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife Parks Museums
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Safaris
Nairobi National Park ©
Nairobi National Park
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust ©
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust

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