14 days in Kenya Itinerary

14 days in Kenya Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

3
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, take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, get your game on at GP Karting, and see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Nairobi tour planner.

Sydney, Australia to Nairobi is an approximately 22-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to East Africa Time (EAT), which is usually a -7 hour difference. When traveling from Sydney in September, plan for a bit warmer days in Nairobi, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel to Maasai Mara National Reserve.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Nairobi National Park ©
Nairobi National Park
Karen Blixen Museum ©
Karen Blixen Museum
Safaris

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 25th (Fri) surrounded by wildlife at Mara Triangle. It doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Olare Orok Conservancy and tour the pleasant surroundings at Musiara Swamp.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Maasai Mara National Reserve online tour planner.

You can fly from Nairobi to Maasai Mara National Reserve in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Nairobi in September; daily highs in Maasai Mara National Reserve reach °C and lows reach °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) 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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): explore the striking landscape of Watamu National Marine Park and then stroll through Mida Creek. On the next day, tour the pleasant surroundings at Local Ocean Conservation, take an in-depth tour of Gede Ruins, and then delve into the lush surroundings at Arabuko-Sokoke Forest.

Start your trip to Watamu by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can fly from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Watamu in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Maasai Mara National Reserve in September; daily highs in Watamu reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough 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
Mida Creek ©
Mida Creek
Gede Ruins ©
Gede Ruins

3
nights
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Mombasa: Diani Beach (Stand-Up Paddleboarding & Diani Beach). There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, tour the pleasant surroundings at Haller Park, look for gifts at Imani Collective, and take an in-depth tour of Fort Jesus Museum.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Mombasa journey planning app.

Traveling by car from Watamu to Mombasa takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Watamu in September, Mombasa is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to Naivasha.

Things to do in Mombasa

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

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

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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Hell's Gate National Park.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Naivasha trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Mombasa to Naivasha by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In October, Naivasha is slightly colder than Mombasa - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Naivasha

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

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