19 days in Kenya Itinerary

19 days in Kenya Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Kenya planner

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Bus to Chicago, Il, Fly to Mombasa
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Mombasa
— 4 nights
Ferry to Likoni, Drive to Diani Beach
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Diani Beach
— 3 nights
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Drive to Likoni, Ferry to Mombasa, Bus to Malindi
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Malindi
— 4 nights
Fly
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Nairobi
— 5 nights
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Mombasa

— 4 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.
Take a break from the city and head to Scuba & Snorkeling and Nyali Beach. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Bombolulu Workshops and Mombasa Butterfly House. Spend the 5th (Sat) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. There's lots more to do: stroll through Haller Park, admire all the interesting features of Old Town, and buy something for everyone on your list at Nyali Centre.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Mombasa trip itinerary builder site.

Indianapolis, USA to Mombasa is an approximately 24-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly. Traveling from Indianapolis to Mombasa, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Indianapolis in February, things will get warmer in Mombasa: highs are around 91°F and lows about 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Diani Beach.

Things to do in Mombasa

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks

Diani Beach

— 3 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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Safaris and Scuba & Snorkeling. Escape the urban bustle at Diani Beach and Slave Caves. There's more to do: get a dose of the wild on Prince Adventure Tours And Travel Kenya.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Diani Beach vacation website.

Do a combination of ferry and car from Mombasa to Diani Beach in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight. In February in Diani Beach, expect temperatures between 91°F during the day and 75°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Malindi.

Things to do in Diani Beach

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

Malindi

— 4 nights
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Che Shale Beach and Off-Road Tours. Get in touch with nature at Scuba & Snorkeling and Watamu National Marine Park. Explore Malindi's surroundings by going to Watamu (Local Ocean Conservation, Spiaggia delle Tartarughe, &more).

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Malindi online tour planner.

Getting from Diani Beach to Malindi by combination of car, ferry, and bus takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus. In February in Malindi, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 78°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can fly to Nairobi.

Things to do in Malindi

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trip

Nairobi

— 5 nights

Green City in the Sun

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.
Appreciate the collections at Karen Blixen Museum and Nairobi National Museum. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like One Off Contemporary Art Gallery and Fundii Centre for the Arts. Spend the 14th (Mon) exploring nature at Nairobi National Park. There's much more to do: surround yourself with nature on ToKenya.com, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, stop by Penny Winter Boutique, and browse the different shops at The Hub Karen.

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Traveling by flight from Malindi to Nairobi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Malindi in February; daily highs in Nairobi reach 81°F and lows reach 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trip

Kenya travel guide

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Nature & Parks · Safaris · National Parks
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.