8 days in Kenya Itinerary

8 days in Kenya Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly + Drive:  18 h 30 min
1
Tsavo National Park East
— 1 day
Drive:  7 h
2
Watamu
— 1 day
+2
Drive + Ferry + Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Diani Beach
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 15 min
4
Nairobi
— 3 nights
Fly:  12 h 45 min
End: London

1
day
Tsavo National Park East

Tsavo National Park East ©
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): stroll through Tsavo East.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Tsavo National Park East vacation planner.

London, UK to Tsavo National Park East is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Tsavo National Park East is 3 hours. On the 5th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Watamu.

Things to do in Tsavo National Park East

Parks Wildlife
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Tsavo East ©
Tsavo East

1
day
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 6th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Gede Ruins and then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Watamu trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Tsavo National Park East to Watamu by car takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car, train, bus, and taxi. In July, daily temperatures in Watamu can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel to Diani Beach.

Things to do in Watamu

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Gede Ruins
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Safaris
Gede Ruins ©
Gede Ruins

1
night
Diani Beach

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.
On the 7th (Sun), look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Diani Beach.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Diani Beach holiday planner.

You can drive from Watamu to Diani Beach in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and car. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Watamu in July since evenings lows in Diani Beach dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Nairobi.

Things to do in Diani Beach

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Diani Beach ©
Diani Beach
Safaris

3
nights
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.
Get in touch with nature at Nairobi National Park and Safaris. The adventure continues: stroll through David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust and have some family-friendly fun at GP Karting.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Nairobi road trip planning site.

You can fly from Diani Beach to Nairobi in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and train; or drive. Traveling from Diani Beach in July, things will get slightly colder in Nairobi: highs are around 26°C and lows about 16°C. On the 10th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nairobi

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

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