29 days in Kenya & Madagascar Itinerary

29 days in Kenya & Madagascar Itinerary

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Start: Tel Aviv, Israel
Fly:  13 h
1
Nairobi, Kenya
— 4 nights
Fly:  2 h
2
Nanyuki Town, Kenya
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
3
Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
4
Watamu, Kenya
— 5 nights
+2
Drive + Ferry + Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Diani Beach, Kenya
— 5 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  17 h 30 min
6
Ambalavao, Madagascar
— 2 nights
Fly:  10 h 45 min
7
Nosy Be, Madagascar
— 2 nights
Fly:  19 h
End: Tel Aviv, Israel

4
nights
Nairobi, Kenya

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Karen Blixen Museum and Nairobi National Museum. Get outdoors at Nairobi National Park and Safaris. Spend the 20th (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, grab your bike and head to Karura Forest, browse the exhibits of Fundii Centre for the Arts, and look for gifts at Ocean Sole (Flip the Flop).

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Nairobi trip maker app.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Nairobi is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Tel Aviv to Nairobi due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Tel Aviv in September; daily highs in Nairobi reach 29°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Nanyuki Town.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Safaris
Nairobi National Park ©
Nairobi National Park
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust ©
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust

2
nights
Nanyuki Town, Kenya

Nanyuki Town ©
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): stop by Miti Mayo Craft Shop, make a trip to Equator Marker, and then stroll through Ol Pejeta Conservancy. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Ol Jogi Wildlife Conservancy.

For other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Nanyuki Town online trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Nairobi to Nanyuki Town in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In September in Nanyuki Town, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 14°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Maasai Mara National Reserve.

Things to do in Nanyuki Town

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Ol Pejeta Conservancy
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Ol Pejeta Conservancy ©
Ol Pejeta Conservancy
Ol Jogi Wildlife Conservancy ©
Ol Jogi Wildlife Conservancy
Equator Marker ©
Equator Marker

4
nights
Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya

Maasai Mara National Reserve ©
Home to the Great Migration and Africa's exceptional wildlife, Maasai Mara is a must on a Kenya itinerary.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Olare Orok Conservancy and Safaris. Step out of the city life by going to Mara Triangle and Balloon Rides.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Maasai Mara National Reserve trip planner.

Getting from Nanyuki Town to Maasai Mara National Reserve by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive. Traveling from Nanyuki Town in September, things will get a bit cooler in Maasai Mara National Reserve: highs are around 17°C and lows about 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Watamu.

Things to do in Maasai Mara National Reserve

Wildlife Parks Tours
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Olare Orok Conservancy ©
Olare Orok Conservancy
Mara Triangle ©
Mara Triangle
Balloon Rides

5
nights
Watamu, Kenya

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Safaris and Watamu National Marine Park. There's lots more to do: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, experience rural life at Bio-Ken Snake Farm, contemplate the waterfront views at Mida Creek, and take an in-depth tour of Gede Ruins.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Watamu trip maker website.

You can fly from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Watamu in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Maasai Mara National Reserve in September, expect Watamu to be much warmer, temps between 33°C and 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Diani Beach.

Things to do in Watamu

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Gede Ruins
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Safaris
Scuba & Snorkeling
Watamu National Marine Park ©
Watamu National Marine Park

5
nights
Diani Beach, Kenya

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Coral Gardens and Fishing Charters & Tours. Get in touch with nature at Diani Beach and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Spend the 4th (Fri) observing fascinating marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. And it doesn't end there: zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Snake Park.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Diani Beach travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Watamu to Diani Beach takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and car. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Watamu in October since evenings lows in Diani Beach dip to 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Ambalavao.

Things to do in Diani Beach

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Coral Gardens, Snake Park
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Diani Beach ©
Diani Beach
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Safaris

2
nights
Ambalavao, Madagascar

Ambalavao ©
Ambalavao is a city in Madagascar, in the Haute Matsiatra region. Escape the urban bustle at Parc National de l'Andringitra and Anja Reserve. On the 10th (Thu), hike the day away at Il trekking del Camaleonte.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Ambalavao trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Diani Beach to Ambalavao. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel to Nosy Be.

Things to do in Ambalavao

Parks Nature Trails
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Parc National de l'Andringitra ©
Parc National de l'Andringitra

2
nights
Nosy Be, Madagascar

The island of Nosy Be, off the coast of Madagascar, remains the country's premier beach getaway renowned for its tranquil ambience, pristine shoreline, and year-round warm weather.
Take a break from the city and head to Scuba & Snorkeling and Mont Passot. There's lots more to do: stroll through Lokobe Nature Special Reserve, head off the coast to Nosy Sakatia, and get to know the resident critters at Lemuria Land.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Nosy Be day trip website.

You can fly from Ambalavao to Nosy Be in 15.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in October, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nosy Be

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Nosy Sakatia ©
Nosy Sakatia

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