19 days in Kenya Itinerary

19 days in Kenya Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Mombasa
— 2 nights
2
Watamu
— 4 nights
3
Tsavo National Park East
— 1 day
4
Maasai Mara National Reserve
— 4 nights
5
Nairobi
— 4 nights

2
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.
Kids will enjoy Diani Beach and Haller Park. Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 11th (Sun) at Wild Waters. There's lots more to do: take an exotic tour of a safari tour, look for gifts at Imani Collective, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Mombasa online trip builder.

London, UK to Mombasa is an approximately 14-hour flight. Traveling from London to Mombasa, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. In August, Mombasa is a bit warmer than London - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Watamu.

Things to do in Mombasa

Outdoors Wildlife Theme Parks

Side Trip

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

4
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.
Attractions like Safaris and Watamu National Marine Park make great kid-friendly stops. The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Gede Ruins, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, contemplate the waterfront views at Mida Creek, and delve into the lush surroundings at Arabuko-Sokoke Forest.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Watamu road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Mombasa to Watamu takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to drive to Tsavo National Park East.

Things to do in Watamu

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Gede
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Watamu National Marine Park ©
Watamu National Marine Park
Safaris
Mida Creek ©
Mida Creek

1
day
Tsavo National Park East

Tsavo National Park East ©
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): stroll through Tsavo East.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Tsavo National Park East holiday site.

You can drive from Watamu to Tsavo National Park East in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of taxi, bus, train, and car. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Fri) 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

4
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 17th (Sat) surrounded by wildlife at Mara Triangle. Spend the 18th (Sun) surrounded by wildlife at Olare Orok Conservancy. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Ol Kinyei Conservancy, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Musiara Swamp.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Maasai Mara National Reserve trip maker site.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Tsavo National Park East to Maasai Mara National Reserve in 8.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car, train, and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel to Nairobi.

Things to do in Maasai Mara National Reserve

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

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Giraffe Centre and Safaris. Spend the 24th (Sat) exploring nature at Nairobi National Park. There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, examine the collection at Nairobi National Museum, get your game on at GP Karting, and explore and take pictures at Mugie Ranch.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Nairobi vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Nairobi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. August in Nairobi sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trip

Mugie Ranch
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Giraffe Centre ©
Giraffe Centre
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust ©
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
Nairobi National Park ©
Nairobi National Park

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