15 days in Kenya Itinerary

15 days in Kenya Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Nairobi
— 2 nights
2
Naivasha
— 1 night
3
Tsavo National Park East
— 1 day
4
Maasai Mara National Reserve
— 2 nights
5
Amboseli National Park
— 1 night
6
Watamu
— 2 nights
7
Mombasa
— 3 nights

2
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Nairobi National Park and Safaris. There's lots more to do: stroll through David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, delve into the lush surroundings at Karura Forest, and examine the collection at Karen Blixen Museum.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Nairobi trip itinerary planning app.

Cape Town, South Africa to Nairobi is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Cape Town to Nairobi. In March, daytime highs in Nairobi are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can catch the shuttle to Naivasha.

Things to do in Nairobi

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

1
night
Naivasha

Naivasha ©
Nestled on the shore of the eponymous lake, the market town of Naivasha boasts an enviable location and serves as gateway to several national parks, including Hell's Gate--inspiration for the landscapes of Disney's "The Lion King." Boating among the hippos of the vast, placid lake; camping; and bird-watching top the list of things to do in Naivasha.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Hell's Gate National Park.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Naivasha tour app.

Traveling by shuttle from Nairobi to Naivasha takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Naivasha when traveling from Nairobi in March, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can go by car to Tsavo National Park East.

Things to do in Naivasha

Parks Nature
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Hell's Gate National Park ©
Hell's Gate National Park

1
day
Tsavo National Park East

Tsavo National Park East ©
Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Tsavo East.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Tsavo National Park East visit site.

Traveling by car from Naivasha to Tsavo National Park East takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of shuttle, train, and car. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Maasai Mara National Reserve.

Things to do in Tsavo National Park East

Parks Wildlife
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Tsavo East ©
Tsavo East

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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.
Step out of the city life by going to Mara Triangle and Olare Orok Conservancy. There's more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Ol Kinyei Conservancy.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Maasai Mara National Reserve trip tool.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Tsavo National Park East to Maasai Mara National Reserve takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, train, and bus. March in Maasai Mara National Reserve sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to Amboseli National Park.

Things to do in Maasai Mara National Reserve

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

1
night
Amboseli National Park

Amboseli National Park
On a tour of Amboseli National Park, you can discover Kenya's diverse wildlife while enjoying stunning views of Mount Kilimanjaro in the distance.
To find ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Amboseli National Park trip itinerary maker website.

You can fly from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Amboseli National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Maasai Mara National Reserve in March, with highs in Amboseli National Park at °C and lows at °C. On the 9th (Sat), you'll travel to Watamu.

Things to do in Amboseli National Park

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Gede Ruins and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Watamu National Marine Park.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Watamu trip itinerary site.

Drive from Amboseli National Park to Watamu in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. Traveling from Amboseli National Park in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Watamu, with lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Mombasa.

Things to do in Watamu

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Gede Ruins
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Watamu National Marine Park ©
Watamu National Marine Park
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Gede Ruins ©
Gede Ruins

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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.
Get outdoors at Diani Beach and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Spend the 14th (Thu) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Haller Park, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and take an in-depth tour of Fort Jesus Museum.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Mombasa route app.

Getting from Watamu to Mombasa by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. In March in Mombasa, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mombasa

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Diani Beach
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Diani Beach ©
Diani Beach
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Haller Park ©
Haller Park

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