22 days in Africa Itinerary

22 days in Africa Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Nairobi, Kenya
— 3 nights
2
Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
— 3 nights
3
Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
— 3 nights
4
Kilimanjaro National Park, Tanzania
— 3 nights
5
Praslin Island, Seychelles
— 3 nights
6
Chamarel, Mauritius
— 2 nights
7
Grand Baie, Mauritius
— 3 nights

3
nights
Nairobi, Kenya

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: stroll through David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, stop by Utamaduni Craft Centre, admire the landmark architecture of African Heritage House, and explore the striking landscape of Nairobi National Park.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Nairobi attractions app.

Brisbane, Australia to Nairobi is an approximately 24-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time to East Africa Time is minus 7 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Maasai Mara National Reserve.

Things to do in Nairobi

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

3
nights
Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya

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 3rd (Thu) surrounded by wildlife at Mara Triangle. Spend the 4th (Fri) surrounded by wildlife at Olare Orok Conservancy. There's still lots to do: get interesting insight from Tours.

To find maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Maasai Mara National Reserve day trip website.

Fly from Nairobi to Maasai Mara National Reserve in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Nairobi in October, with highs in Maasai Mara National Reserve at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Serengeti National Park.

Things to do in Maasai Mara National Reserve

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Olare Orok Conservancy ©
Olare Orok Conservancy
Mara Triangle ©
Mara Triangle
Balloon Rides

3
nights
Serengeti National Park, Tanzania

Serengeti National Park ©
Few adventures in the world invoke such vivid natural imagery as a trip to Serengeti National Park, a World Heritage Site known for its diverse animal life and memorable scenery.
Change things up with a short trip to Olduvai Gorge in Ngorongoro Conservation Area (about 1h 45 min away). Spend the 7th (Mon) exploring nature at Seronera. There's more to do: stroll through Retima Hippo Pool.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Serengeti National Park trip planner.

Traveling by car from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Serengeti National Park takes 4 hours. In October, daytime highs in Serengeti National Park are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kilimanjaro National Park.

Things to do in Serengeti National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Olduvai Gorge
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Seronera ©
Seronera
Olduvai Gorge ©
Olduvai Gorge
Retima Hippo Pool ©
Retima Hippo Pool

3
nights
Kilimanjaro National Park, Tanzania

Kilimanjaro National Park
On the 9th (Wed), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Kilimanjaro. On the 10th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get outside with Mount Kibo.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Kilimanjaro National Park trip planner.

Getting from Serengeti National Park to Kilimanjaro National Park by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Praslin Island.

Things to do in Kilimanjaro National Park

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Mount Kilimanjaro
Mount Kilimanjaro
Mount Kibo
Mount Kibo

3
nights
Praslin Island, Seychelles

Praslin Island ©
Home to some of the Seychelles' finest beaches, Praslin Island offers visitors more than just sand and sea.
Praslin Island is known for nature, beaches, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the lush surroundings at Vallee de Mai Nature Reserve, head off the coast to Curieuse Island, kick back and relax at Anse Volbert, and take in the exciting artwork at Rita's Art Sudio & Gallery.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Praslin Island trip itinerary planning app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Kilimanjaro National Park to Praslin Island. The time zone difference when traveling from Kilimanjaro National Park to Praslin Island is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Chamarel.

Things to do in Praslin Island

Parks Nature Beaches
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Curieuse Island ©
Curieuse Island
Anse Lazio ©
Anse Lazio
Anse Georgette ©
Anse Georgette

2
nights
Chamarel, Mauritius

Chamarel
The village of Chamarel represents a small settlement surrounded by big attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Black River Gorges National Park, explore the striking landscape at Chamarel’s Seven Coloured Earth Geopark, and then look for gifts at Rhumerie de Chamarel. On the 16th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic scenery at Chamarel Waterfall, thenbrowse for treasures at Le Dernier Comptoir, thenlearn about wildlife with up-close encounters at La Vanille Nature Park, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Alexandra Falls.

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You can fly from Praslin Island to Chamarel in 8 hours. In October, Chamarel is slightly colder than Praslin Island - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Grand Baie.

Things to do in Chamarel

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Mauritius, Alexandra Falls, La Vanille Nature Park, Le Dernier Comptoir
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Black River Gorges National Park
Black River Gorges National Park
Chamarel’s Seven Coloured Earth Geopark ©
La Vanille Nature Park ©
La Vanille Nature Park

3
nights
Grand Baie, Mauritius

Grand Baie ©
Wide-open beaches with dazzling blue water and a relaxed coastal atmosphere lure visitors to take a trip to Grand Baie.
Explore Grand Baie's surroundings by going to Port Louis (Kaylasson Temple & Jummah Mosque). There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at SSR Botanic Garden, stop by Galerie Francoise Vrot, step off the mainland to explore Ile aux Cerfs, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

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You can drive from Chamarel to Grand Baie in 1.5 hours. In October in Grand Baie, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Baie

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Port Louis, SSR Botanic Garden, Ile aux Cerfs, Scuba & Snorkeling
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SSR Botanic Garden ©
SSR Botanic Garden
Ile aux Cerfs ©
Ile aux Cerfs
Scuba & Snorkeling

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