7 days in Nairobi, Amboseli National Park & Maasai Mara National Reserve Itinerary

7 days in Nairobi, Amboseli National Park & Maasai Mara National Reserve Itinerary

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Nairobi
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Amboseli National Park
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Maasai Mara National Reserve
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Nairobi
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Nairobi

— 2 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.
On the 16th (Fri), stroll through Nairobi National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Samburu National Reserve.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Nairobi holiday builder site.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Nairobi is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time to East Africa Time is minus 1 hour. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Abu Dhabi in July: high temperatures in Nairobi hover around 26°C and lows are around 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight to Amboseli National Park.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Outdoors
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Amboseli National Park

On a tour of Amboseli National Park, you can discover Kenya's diverse wildlife while enjoying stunning views of Mount Kilimanjaro in the distance.
To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Amboseli National Park online travel route planner.

You can fly from Nairobi to Amboseli National Park in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Nairobi in July, expect nights in Amboseli National Park to be about the same, around 18°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 31°C. You will leave for Maasai Mara National Reserve on the 18th (Sun).

Things to do in Amboseli National Park

Parks · Wildlife
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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Olare Orok Conservancy and Safaris. There's more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Musiara Swamp.

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Traveling by flight from Amboseli National Park to Maasai Mara National Reserve takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Nairobi.

Things to do in Maasai Mara National Reserve

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours
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Nairobi

— 1 night

Green City in the Sun

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Getting from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Nairobi by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Nairobi

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