15 days in Kenya Itinerary

15 days in Kenya Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Kenya travel planner

Make it your trip
Fly to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Drive to Nanyuki Town
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Nanyuki Town
— 2 nights
Fly
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Maasai Mara National Reserve
— 3 nights
Fly
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Watamu
— 3 nights
Drive
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Mombasa
— 3 nights
Fly to Nairobi, Drive to Narok
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Narok
— 2 nights
Drive to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Fly to Dublin Airport

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Nanyuki Town

— 2 nights
Escape the urban bustle at Mount Kenya Wildlife Conservancy and Mount Kenya. Step off the beaten path and head to Ngare Ndare Forest Reserve and Equator Marker.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Nanyuki Town visit planner.

Dublin, Ireland to Nanyuki Town is an approximately 18-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to East Africa Time (EAT) is 3 hours. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Dublin in July: highs in Nanyuki Town hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Maasai Mara National Reserve.

Things to do in Nanyuki Town

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 4 — 7:

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Ol Kinyei Conservancy and Olare Orok Conservancy. Explore hidden gems such as Mara North Conservancy and Musiara Swamp. There's more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Maasai Mara National Reserve day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Nanyuki Town to Maasai Mara National Reserve takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Watamu.

Things to do in Maasai Mara National Reserve

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours
Find places to stay Jul 7 — 10:

Watamu

— 3 nights
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.
Get in touch with nature at Local Ocean Conservation and Nature & Wildlife Tours. And it doesn't end there: take a peaceful walk through Arabuko-Sokoke Forest, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Watamu National Marine Park, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and explore the activities along Mida Creek.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Watamu travel route builder app.

Traveling by flight from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Watamu takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. In July in Watamu, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Mombasa.

Things to do in Watamu

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 10 — 13:

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.
Get in touch with nature at Waterskiing & Jetskiing and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Change things up with a short trip to Safaris in Diani Beach (about 1h 20 min away). Spend the 14th (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Mombasa trip itinerary website.

Drive from Watamu to Mombasa in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Mombasa when traveling from Watamu in July, with lows around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Narok.

Things to do in Mombasa

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Adventure

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 13 — 16:

Narok

— 2 nights
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 17th (Fri): stroll through Mara Naboisho Conservancy.

For traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Narok online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Mombasa to Narok takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Mombasa in July; daily highs in Narok reach 26°C and lows reach 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Narok

Wildlife · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 16 — 18:
Highlights from your trip

Kenya travel guide

4.3
Nature & Parks · National Parks · Safaris
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.