31 days in Kenya Itinerary

31 days in Kenya Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Nanyuki Town
— 2 nights
2
Narok
— 1 night
3
Maasai Mara National Reserve
— 4 nights
4
Lamu Island
— 1 night
5
Malindi
— 4 nights
6
Mombasa
— 4 nights
7
Diani Beach
— 4 nights
8
Tsavo National Park West
— 1 day
9
Nairobi
— 7 nights

2
nights
Nanyuki Town

Nanyuki Town ©
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Mount Kenya Wildlife Conservancy and Ngare Ndare Forest Reserve. Take a break from Nanyuki Town with a short trip to Mount Kenya in Mount Kenya National Park, about 1h 5 min away.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Nanyuki Town travel site.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Nanyuki Town is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Tel Aviv to Nanyuki Town due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tel Aviv in July, you will find days in Nanyuki Town are little chillier (°C), and nights are colder (°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel to Narok.

Things to do in Nanyuki Town

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Ol Pejeta Conservancy, Mount Kenya
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Ol Pejeta Conservancy ©
Ol Pejeta Conservancy
Mount Kenya Wildlife Conservancy ©
Mount Kenya Wildlife Conservancy
Ngare Ndare Forest Reserve ©
Ngare Ndare Forest Reserve

1
night
Narok

Narok ©
Narok is a town west of Nairobi that supports Kenya's economy in south-west of the country, along the Great Rift Valley. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Mara Naboisho Conservancy.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Narok trip itinerary tool.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Nanyuki Town to Narok in 4.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In July, daytime highs in Narok are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Maasai Mara National Reserve.

Things to do in Narok

Parks Wildlife
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Mara Naboisho Conservancy ©
Mara Naboisho Conservancy

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Olare Orok Conservancy and Safaris. Spend the 9th (Tue) surrounded by wildlife at Mara Triangle. There's more to do: stroll through Musiara Swamp and look for all kinds of wild species at Ol Kinyei Conservancy.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Maasai Mara National Reserve itinerary planner.

Drive from Narok to Maasai Mara National Reserve in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel to Lamu Island.

Things to do in Maasai Mara National Reserve

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

1
night
Lamu Island

Lamu Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): get to know the fascinating history of Siyu Fort, see the interesting displays at Lamu Museum, and then contemplate the long history of Lamu Old Town.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Lamu Island tour itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Lamu Island takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Lamu Island are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Malindi.

Things to do in Lamu Island

Historic Sites Museums
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Lamu Old Town ©
Lamu Old Town
Lamu Museum ©
Lamu Museum
Siyu Fort ©
Siyu Fort

4
nights
Malindi

Malindi ©
Offering pristine, palm-lined beaches, all-inclusive resorts, and warm, sunny weather, the port town of Malindi rightly established itself as one of Kenya's prime tourism spots.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Bio-Ken Snake Farm and Portuguese Church. Explore Malindi's surroundings by going to Watamu (Mida Creek, Scuba & Snorkeling, &more). There's still lots to do: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, take an in-depth tour of Gede Ruins, enjoy the sand and surf at Watamu Beach, and look for gifts at Nakumatt Malindi.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Malindi trip itinerary tool.

You can fly from Lamu Island to Malindi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. July in Malindi sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Mombasa.

Things to do in Malindi

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Watamu, Gede Ruins
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Watamu Beach ©
Watamu Beach
Safaris
Nature & Wildlife Tours

4
nights
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.
Visit Nyali Beach and Bamburi Beach for some beach relaxation. Step off the beaten path and head to Scuba & Snorkeling and Bombolulu Workshops. Spend the 16th (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Spend the 19th (Fri) exploring nature at Mombasa Marine National Park. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Old Town.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Mombasa trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Malindi to Mombasa in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Mombasa when traveling from Malindi in July, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Diani Beach.

Things to do in Mombasa

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Bombolulu Workshops ©
Bombolulu Workshops
Nyali Beach ©
Nyali Beach

4
nights
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Swim with Dolphins and Waterskiing & Jetskiing. Head to Sand & Sea Beach Shop and Baharini Plazafor some retail therapy. Spend the 21st (Sun) observing fascinating marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. The adventure continues: stroll through Colobus Conservation, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and browse the different shops at The Diani Beach Shopping Centre.

For reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Diani Beach online day trip planner.

Getting from Mombasa to Diani Beach by car takes about 1.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Diani Beach are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Tsavo National Park West.

Things to do in Diani Beach

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Safaris
Colobus Conservation ©
Colobus Conservation
Dolphin & Whale Watching

1
day
Tsavo National Park West

Tsavo National Park West ©
Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Mzima Springs.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Tsavo National Park West tour planner.

Drive from Diani Beach to Tsavo National Park West in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of taxi and train. July in Tsavo National Park West sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Nairobi.

Things to do in Tsavo National Park West

Parks Wildlife
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Mzima Springs ©
Mzima Springs

7
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to The Hub Karen and Climbing Tours. Do your shopping at Ocean Sole (Flip the Flop) and Upepo Photography Gallery. Step out of Nairobi to go to Maai Mahiu and see Mount Longonot, which is approximately 1h 45 min away. Spend the 26th (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Aero Club of East Africa (ACEA), have some family-friendly fun at GP Karting, admire the landmark architecture of African Heritage House, and trek along Ngong Hills.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Nairobi trip itinerary maker site.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Tsavo National Park West to Nairobi in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Tsavo National Park West in July, expect Nairobi to be slightly colder, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Nairobi

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Mount Longonot
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Karura Forest ©
Karura Forest
The Hub Karen ©
The Hub Karen
Aero Club of East Africa (ACEA) ©
Aero Club of East Africa (ACEA)

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