15 days in Kenya Itinerary

15 days in Kenya Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Manchester
Fly:  13 h 15 min
1
Nairobi
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
2
Maasai Mara National Reserve
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
3
Mombasa
— 3 nights
Train + Drive:  6 h
4
Tsavo National Park East
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Train + Drive:  6 h
5
Naivasha
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  17 h 30 min
End: Manchester

3
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.
Nairobi is known for parks, museums, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape of Nairobi National Park, get your game on at GP Karting, admire the striking features of African Heritage House, and see the interesting displays at Karen Blixen Museum.

Plan trip to Nairobi with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Manchester, UK to Nairobi is an approximately 13.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Manchester to Nairobi, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. In June, Nairobi is somewhat warmer than Manchester - with highs of 26°C and lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel to Maasai Mara National Reserve.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trip

Central Island National Park
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Nairobi National Park ©
Nairobi National Park
Karen Blixen Museum ©
Karen Blixen Museum
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust ©
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust

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.
Spend the 6th (Sat) surrounded by wildlife at Mara Triangle. Spend the 8th (Mon) surrounded by wildlife at Olare Orok Conservancy. The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas and stroll through Musiara Swamp.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Maasai Mara National Reserve online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Nairobi to Maasai Mara National Reserve takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to Mombasa.

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
Musiara Swamp ©
Musiara Swamp

3
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 & Fishing Charters & Tours). There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, take an in-depth tour of Fort Jesus Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Haller Park, and stop by Imani Collective.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Mombasa travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Mombasa takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in June, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Tsavo National Park East.

Things to do in Mombasa

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

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

1
night
Tsavo National Park East

Tsavo National Park East ©
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Tsavo East.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Tsavo National Park East trip itinerary maker website.

You can do a combination of train and car from Mombasa to Tsavo National Park East in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of flight, train, and car. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Naivasha.

Things to do in Tsavo National Park East

Wildlife Parks
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Tsavo East ©
Tsavo East

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): stroll through Crescent Island Game Park and then explore the striking landscape of Hell's Gate National Park.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Naivasha day trip planning site.

You can do a combination of car and train from Tsavo National Park East to Naivasha in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car, train, bus, and shuttle. June in Naivasha sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Naivasha

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Hell's Gate National Park ©
Hell's Gate National Park

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