39 days in Kenya Itinerary

39 days in Kenya Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Mombasa
— 6 nights
2
Watamu
— 5 nights
3
Tsavo National Park East
— 1 night
4
Amboseli National Park
— 1 night
5
Maasai Mara National Reserve
— 6 nights
6
Isiolo
— 2 nights
7
Mount Kenya National Park
— 2 nights
8
Lake Nakuru National Park
— 2 nights
9
Naivasha
— 3 nights
10
Nairobi
— 6 nights

6
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Mombasa: Diani Beach (Diani Beach, Stand-Up Paddleboarding, &more). Spend the 21st (Thu) exploring nature at Mombasa Marine National Park. And it doesn't end there: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, take a memorable tour with Tours, wander the streets of Old Town, and look for gifts at Imani Collective.

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Tallinn, Estonia to Mombasa is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time to East Africa Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Tallinn in February: high temperatures in Mombasa hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Watamu.

Things to do in Mombasa

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

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

5
nights
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.
Go for a jaunt from Watamu to Kilifi to see 3 Degrees South about 56 minutes away. Spend the 27th (Wed) exploring nature at Watamu National Marine Park. There's lots more to do: take an exotic tour of a safari tour, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mida Creek, take an in-depth tour of Gede Ruins, and get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Watamu road trip tool.

You can drive from Mombasa to Watamu in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around °C in February, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Tsavo National Park East.

Things to do in Watamu

Wildlife Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Gede, 3 Degrees South
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Safaris
Watamu National Marine Park ©
Watamu National Marine Park
Scuba & Snorkeling

1
night
Tsavo National Park East

Tsavo National Park East ©
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): stroll through Tsavo East. On the next day, stroll through Forbidden Zone.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Tsavo National Park East online itinerary builder.

You can drive from Watamu to Tsavo National Park East in 8.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of taxi, bus, train, and car. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Amboseli National Park.

Things to do in Tsavo National Park East

Parks Wildlife
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Tsavo East ©
Tsavo East
Forbidden Zone ©
Forbidden Zone

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.
Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Selenkay Conservancy and then take in panoramic vistas at Observation Hill.

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Traveling by car from Tsavo National Park East to Amboseli National Park takes 5.5 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Amboseli National Park can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Maasai Mara National Reserve.

Things to do in Amboseli National Park

Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Selenkay Conservancy
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Selenkay Conservancy ©
Selenkay Conservancy
Observation Hill ©
Observation Hill

6
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 7th (Thu) surrounded by wildlife at Mara Triangle. Spend the 8th (Fri) surrounded by wildlife at Olare Orok Conservancy. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Ol Kinyei Conservancy, stroll through Musiara Swamp, and take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

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Traveling by flight from Amboseli National Park to Maasai Mara National Reserve takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Amboseli National Park in March, things will get little chillier in Maasai Mara National Reserve: highs are around °C and lows about °C. On the 12th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Isiolo.

Things to do in Maasai Mara National Reserve

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

2
nights
Isiolo

Isiolo ©
Isiolo is a town in the former Eastern Province, Kenya. On the 13th (Wed), gain insight at Lewa Downs Primary School and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Lewa Wildlife Conservancy. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Buffalo Springs Reserve.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Isiolo trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Isiolo takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Maasai Mara National Reserve in March since evenings lows in Isiolo dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to travel to Mount Kenya National Park.

Things to do in Isiolo

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Lewa Downs Primary School, Buffalo Springs Reserve
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Lewa Wildlife Conservancy ©
Lewa Wildlife Conservancy
Buffalo Springs Reserve ©
Buffalo Springs Reserve

2
nights
Mount Kenya National Park

Mount Kenya National Park ©
On the 15th (Fri), take in the awesome beauty at Mount Kenya.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Mount Kenya National Park trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Isiolo to Mount Kenya National Park takes 3.5 hours. In March in Mount Kenya National Park, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. You will leave for Lake Nakuru National Park on the 16th (Sat).

Things to do in Mount Kenya National Park

Parks Nature
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Mount Kenya ©
Mount Kenya

2
nights
Lake Nakuru National Park

Lake Nakuru National Park ©
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): delve into the distant past at Hyrax Hill Prehistoric Site and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lake Nakuru. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Baboons & Vervits.

To see maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Lake Nakuru National Park road trip website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Mount Kenya National Park to Lake Nakuru National Park. In March, daytime highs in Lake Nakuru National Park are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to drive to Naivasha.

Things to do in Lake Nakuru National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Lake Nakuru ©
Lake Nakuru
Baboons & Vervits ©
Baboons & Vervits
Hyrax Hill Prehistoric Site
Hyrax Hill Prehistoric Site

3
nights
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Mount Longonot in Maai Mahiu (about 42 minutes away). Spend the 19th (Tue) exploring nature at Hell's Gate National Park. There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Naivasha, stroll through Crescent Island Game Park, and examine the collection at Enashipai Maa Museum.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Naivasha online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Lake Nakuru National Park to Naivasha takes 2 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Naivasha can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to take a shuttle to Nairobi.

Things to do in Naivasha

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Lake Naivasha, Mount Longonot
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Hell's Gate National Park ©
Hell's Gate National Park
Lake Naivasha ©
Lake Naivasha
Mount Longonot ©
Mount Longonot

6
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.
Spend the 23rd (Sat) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. Spend the 24th (Sun) exploring nature at Nairobi National Park. There's still lots to do: stroll through David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, grab your bike and head to Karura Forest, admire the striking features of African Heritage House, and get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Nairobi trip tool.

You can take a shuttle from Naivasha to Nairobi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Naivasha in March, Nairobi is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trip

Central Island National Park
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Nairobi National Park ©
Nairobi National Park
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust ©
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
Giraffe Centre ©
Giraffe Centre

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