14 days in Kenya Itinerary

14 days in Kenya Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Kenya vacation planner

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Mombasa
— 3 nights
Train to Mtito Andei, Drive to Tsavo National Park East
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Tsavo National Park East
— 1 night
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Naivasha
— 1 night
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Maasai Mara National Reserve
— 3 nights
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Nairobi
— 5 nights
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Mombasa

— 3 nights
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Coast Camping Tours & Safaris and Wild Waters. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Mombasa: Diani Beach (Leisure Golf Club, Diani Beach, &more). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Nguuni Nature Sanctuary, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shree Cutch Satsang Swaminarayan Temple, take an in-depth tour of Fort Jesus Museum, and wander the streets of Old Town.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Mombasa vacation planner.

Hammamet, Tunisia to Mombasa is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Hammamet to Mombasa. Traveling from Hammamet in July, expect nights in Mombasa to be about the same, around 24°C, while days are little chillier, around 33°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to Tsavo National Park East.

Things to do in Mombasa

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Historic Sites

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Tsavo National Park East

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): stroll through Tsavo East.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Tsavo National Park East tour itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by combination of train and car from Mombasa to Tsavo National Park East takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight, train, and car. You will have some time to spend on the 22nd (Thu) before leaving for Naivasha.

Things to do in Tsavo National Park East

Parks · Wildlife
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Naivasha

— 1 night
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.
On the 23rd (Fri), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Hell's Gate National Park.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Naivasha itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Tsavo National Park East to Naivasha takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, train, and taxi; or do a combination of car, train, and shuttle. In July, daily temperatures in Naivasha can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to fly to Maasai Mara National Reserve.

Things to do in Naivasha

Parks · Nature
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Maasai Mara National Reserve

— 3 nights
Home to the Great Migration and Africa's exceptional wildlife, Maasai Mara is a must on a Kenya itinerary.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Ol Kinyei Conservancy and Mara North Conservancy. Spend the 25th (Sun) surrounded by wildlife at Mara Triangle. There's more to do: soar above the sights with a balloon tour and tour the pleasant surroundings at Musiara Swamp.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Maasai Mara National Reserve trip site.

Getting from Naivasha to Maasai Mara National Reserve by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of shuttle, bus, and car. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can catch the flight to Nairobi.

Things to do in Maasai Mara National Reserve

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors
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Nairobi

— 5 nights

Green City in the Sun

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Adrenaline & Extreme Tours and Samburu National Reserve. Take a break from Nairobi with a short trip to Kiambethu Farm in Limuru, about 52 minutes away. Spend the 27th (Tue) exploring nature at Nairobi National Park. There's still lots to do: see Off-Road Tours, explore the galleries of Karen Blixen Museum, stroll through David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, and view the masterpieces at Nairobi Gallery.

To see where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Nairobi route planner.

You can fly from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Nairobi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. In July in Nairobi, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trip

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Kenya travel guide

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Nature & Parks · Safaris · National Parks
The savannahs of Kenya contain some of the most iconic sights in Africa, stirred in the minds of many when they think of the continent. Big cats, elephants, and rhinos remain major inhabitants of this vast country, with a number of safari centers running trips across the region's World Heritage-listed national parks. Trips to rural villages, where many travelers choose to join up various volunteer projects, represent some of the most inspiring and enriching things to do in Kenya.