14 days in Kenya Itinerary

14 days in Kenya Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Nairobi
— 2 nights
2
Naivasha
— 1 night
3
Tsavo National Park East
— 1 night
4
Maasai Mara National Reserve
— 3 nights
5
Watamu
— 2 nights
6
Mombasa
— 3 nights

2
nights
Nairobi

Nairobi ©
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: explore the striking landscape of Nairobi National Park, stroll through David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, look for gifts at Penny Winter Boutique, and examine the collection at Karen Blixen Museum.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Nairobi route planner.

Vilnius, Lithuania to Nairobi is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to East Africa Time (EAT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Vilnius in January: high temperatures in Nairobi hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to take a shuttle to Naivasha.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Nairobi National Park ©
Nairobi National Park
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust ©
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
Giraffe Centre ©
Giraffe Centre

1
night
Naivasha

Naivasha ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): explore the striking landscape of Hell's Gate National Park.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Naivasha online travel planner.

You can take a shuttle from Nairobi to Naivasha in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Nairobi in January since evenings lows in Naivasha dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Tsavo National Park East.

Things to do in Naivasha

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Hell's Gate National Park ©
Hell's Gate National Park

1
night
Tsavo National Park East

Tsavo National Park East ©
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Tsavo East.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Tsavo National Park East journey planning tool.

Getting from Naivasha to Tsavo National Park East by car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of shuttle, train, and car. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Maasai Mara National Reserve.

Things to do in Tsavo National Park East

Wildlife Parks
Highlights from your plan
Tsavo East ©
Tsavo East

3
nights
Maasai Mara National Reserve

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 28th (Tue) surrounded by wildlife at Mara Triangle. There's more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Olare Orok Conservancy and stroll through Musiara Swamp.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Maasai Mara National Reserve using our trip planner.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Tsavo National Park East to Maasai Mara National Reserve in 8.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car, train, and bus. In January, daily temperatures in Maasai Mara National Reserve can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel to Watamu.

Things to do in Maasai Mara National Reserve

Wildlife Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Olare Orok Conservancy ©
Olare Orok Conservancy
Mara Triangle ©
Mara Triangle
Musiara Swamp ©
Musiara Swamp

2
nights
Watamu

Watamu ©
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.
On the 31st (Fri), explore the activities along Mida Creek and then explore the striking landscape of Watamu National Marine Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Local Ocean Conservation, delve into the lush surroundings at Arabuko-Sokoke Forest, and then take an in-depth tour of Gede Ruins.

Discover how to plan a Watamu trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Fly from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Watamu in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. When traveling from Maasai Mara National Reserve in January, plan for a bit warmer days in Watamu, with highs around °C, while nights are much warmer with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Mombasa.

Things to do in Watamu

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Gede
Highlights from your plan
Watamu National Marine Park ©
Watamu National Marine Park
Gede Ruins ©
Gede Ruins
Mida Creek ©
Mida Creek

3
nights
Mombasa

Mombasa ©
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.
On the 2nd (Sun), find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Diani Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Haller Park and then take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Mombasa trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Watamu to Mombasa takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In February in Mombasa, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. On the 4th (Tue), you're off to home.

Things to do in Mombasa

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Diani Beach
Highlights from your plan
Diani Beach ©
Diani Beach
Haller Park ©
Haller Park
Safaris

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