16 days in Kenya Itinerary

16 days in Kenya Itinerary

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1
Nanyuki Town
— 2 nights
2
Maasai Mara National Reserve
— 3 nights
3
Malindi
— 4 nights
4
Mombasa
— 5 nights

2
nights
Nanyuki Town

Nanyuki Town ©
Explore hidden gems such as Mount Kenya Wildlife Conservancy and Equator Marker. Take a break from Nanyuki Town with a short trip to Mount Kenya in Mount Kenya National Park, about 1h 5 min away.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Nanyuki Town route planning site.

London, UK to Nanyuki Town is an approximately 16-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from London to Nanyuki Town due to the time zone difference. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Maasai Mara National Reserve.

Things to do in Nanyuki Town

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Ol Pejeta Conservancy, Mount Kenya
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Mount Kenya Wildlife Conservancy ©
Mount Kenya Wildlife Conservancy
Equator Marker ©
Equator Marker
Ol Pejeta Conservancy ©
Ol Pejeta Conservancy

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Ol Kinyei Conservancy and Musiara Swamp. There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Olare Orok Conservancy, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Eluai Plain.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Maasai Mara National Reserve trip itinerary planning app.

You can fly from Nanyuki Town to Maasai Mara National Reserve in 5 hours. Another option is to drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel to Malindi.

Things to do in Maasai Mara National Reserve

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors
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Musiara Swamp ©
Musiara Swamp
Olare Orok Conservancy ©
Olare Orok Conservancy

4
nights
Malindi

Malindi ©
Offering pristine, palm-lined beaches, all-inclusive resorts, and warm, sunny weather, the port town of Malindi rightly established itself as one of Kenya's prime tourism spots.
Visit Che Shale Beach and Spiaggia delle Tartarughe for some beach relaxation. Kids will appreciate attractions like Local Ocean Conservation and Safaris. Explore Malindi's surroundings by going to Watamu (Scuba & Snorkeling & Nature & Wildlife Tours). There's more to do: explore the striking landscape at Marafa-Hells Kitchen and get engrossed in the history at Gede Ruins.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Malindi trip builder.

You can fly from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Malindi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Malindi can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Mombasa.

Things to do in Malindi

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Watamu, Gede Ruins
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Che Shale Beach ©
Che Shale Beach
Local Ocean Conservation ©
Local Ocean Conservation
Spiaggia delle Tartarughe ©
Spiaggia delle Tartarughe

5
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.
Attractions like Stand-Up Paddleboarding and Safaris make great kid-friendly stops. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Waterskiing & Jetskiing and Mombasa Butterfly House. Take a break from Mombasa with a short trip to Dolphin & Whale Watching in Diani Beach, about 1h 30 min away. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Nyali Beach and identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Mombasa trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Malindi to Mombasa takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Malindi in August, Mombasa is little chillier at night with lows of 24°C. You'll set off for home on the 16th (Sun).

Things to do in Mombasa

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

Diani Beach
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Waterskiing & Jetskiing

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