14 days in Kenya Itinerary

14 days in Kenya Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Kenya tour itinerary planner
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Fly
1
Nairobi
— 4 nights
Fly
2
Maasai Mara National Reserve
— 2 nights
Fly to Nairobi Wilson, Train to Mount Kenya National Park
3
Mount Kenya National Park
— 1 night
Drive
4
Lake Nakuru National Park
— 1 night
Drive
5
Naivasha
— 4 nights
Drive to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Fly to Hamburg

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Nairobi — 4 nights

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Nairobi National Park and Ngong Hills. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Karen Blixen Museum and Karen Blixen Coffee Garden and Cottages. And it doesn't end there: stroll through Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, browse the exhibits of Nairobi National Museum, look for gifts at Ocean Sole (Flip the Flop), and surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Nairobi trip planner.

Hamburg, Germany to Nairobi is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to East Africa Time (EAT), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Hamburg in February, things will get much warmer in Nairobi: highs are around 32°C and lows about 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to fly to Maasai Mara National Reserve.
Wildlife · Outdoors · Parks · Tours
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Maasai Mara National Reserve — 2 nights

Home to the Great Migration and Africa's exceptional wildlife, Maasai Mara is a must on a Kenya itinerary.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Olare Orok Conservancy. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Ol Kinyei Conservancy.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Maasai Mara National Reserve driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Nairobi to Maasai Mara National Reserve in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Nairobi in February, things will get a bit cooler in Maasai Mara National Reserve: highs are around 25°C and lows about 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel to Mount Kenya National Park.
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Mount Kenya National Park — 1 night

Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Lewis Glacier and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Kenya.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Mount Kenya National Park trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Mount Kenya National Park in 10 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car, bus, and train; or do a combination of car, bus, and train. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Maasai Mara National Reserve in February, with highs in Mount Kenya National Park at 31°C and lows at 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to Lake Nakuru National Park.
Parks · Nature
Side Trip
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Lake Nakuru National Park — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Hyrax Hill Prehistoric Site and then explore the activities along Lake Nakuru.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Lake Nakuru National Park online trip builder.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Mount Kenya National Park to Lake Nakuru National Park. Traveling from Mount Kenya National Park in February, Lake Nakuru National Park is a bit cooler at night with lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to drive to Naivasha.
Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
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Naivasha — 4 nights

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Mount Longonot and Crater Lake Game Sanctuary. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Enashipai Maa Museum and Life Beads Kenya. There's more to do: explore the striking landscape of Hell's Gate National Park and tour the pleasant surroundings at Crescent Island Game Park.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Naivasha attractions planning site.

Getting from Lake Nakuru National Park to Naivasha by car takes about 2 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Naivasha can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Museums
Side Trip
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Kenya travel guide

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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.