15 days in Kenya Itinerary

15 days in Kenya Itinerary

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Fly
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Nairobi
— 4 nights
Train to Kibwezi, Drive to Tsavo National Park East
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Tsavo National Park East
— 1 night
Drive
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Naivasha
— 1 night
Fly
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Watamu
— 3 nights
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Drive to Mombasa, Ferry to Likoni, Drive to Diani Beach
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Diani Beach
— 2 nights
Drive to Likoni, Ferry to Mombasa
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Mombasa
— 3 nights
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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.
Spend the 11th (Fri) exploring nature at Nairobi National Park. Spend the 8th (Tue) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. There's lots more to do: stroll through Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, browse the exhibits of Karen Blixen Museum, and see Off-Road Tours.

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Jakarta, Indonesia to Nairobi is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You'll gain 4 hours traveling from Jakarta to Nairobi due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Jakarta in February, with highs in Nairobi at 32°C and lows at 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to Tsavo National Park East.
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Tsavo National Park East — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): stroll through Tsavo East.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Tsavo National Park East tour app.

Traveling by combination of train and car from Nairobi to Tsavo National Park East takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Naivasha.
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Naivasha — 1 night

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.
On the 13th (Sun), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Hell's Gate National Park.

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You can drive from Tsavo National Park East to Naivasha in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, train, and taxi; or do a combination of car, train, and shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in February, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight to Watamu.
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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.
Spend the 16th (Wed) exploring nature at Watamu National Marine Park. There's lots more to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, get engrossed in the history at Gede Ruins, and explore the activities along Mida Creek.

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Traveling by flight from Naivasha to Watamu takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Plan for warmer nights when traveling from Naivasha in February since evenings lows in Watamu dip to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel to Diani Beach.
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Diani Beach — 2 nights

On a vacation in Diani Beach, a bustling resort town on Kenya's eastern coast, you can take advantage of a pristine sandy shore fringed by a verdant forest.
On the 17th (Thu), stroll through Diani Beach and then take an exotic tour of Jackal Adventure Safaris. Keep things going the next day: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Diani Beach online vacation planner.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Watamu to Diani Beach in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of taxi, bus, ferry, and car. In February in Diani Beach, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel to Mombasa.
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): stroll through Haller Park and then get engrossed in the history at Fort Jesus Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Sun): take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Mombasa road trip planning site.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Diani Beach to Mombasa in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi. In February, daily temperatures in Mombasa can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to fly back home.
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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.