29 days in Kenya Itinerary

29 days in Kenya Itinerary

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Nairobi
— 6 nights
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Watamu
— 3 nights
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Diani Beach
— 2 nights
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Mombasa
— 4 nights
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Maasai Mara National Reserve
— 5 nights
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Amboseli National Park
— 1 night
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Tsavo National Park East
— 1 night
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Samburu National Reserve
— 2 nights
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Mount Kenya National Park
— 1 night
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Lake Nakuru National Park
— 1 night
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Naivasha
— 2 nights

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Nairobi

Nairobi ©

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.
Spend the 10th (Sat) exploring nature at Nairobi National Park. Spend the 13th (Tue) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. And it doesn't end there: see Off-Road Tours, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, tour the pleasant surroundings at Giraffe Centre, and browse the different shops at The Hub Karen.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Nairobi trip maker website.

London, UK to Nairobi is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Traveling from London to Nairobi, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. July in Nairobi sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Watamu.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Nairobi National Park ©
Nairobi National Park
Off-Road Tours
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust ©
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust

3
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.
Spend the 18th (Sun) exploring nature at Watamu National Marine Park. There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Gede Ruins, contemplate the waterfront views at Mida Creek, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and delve into the lush surroundings at Arabuko-Sokoke Forest.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Watamu trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Nairobi to Watamu takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Nairobi in July; daily highs in Watamu reach 32°C and lows reach 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to Diani Beach.

Things to do in Watamu

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Diani Beach

Diani Beach ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): see Marco Polo Safaris and then take the plunge with Skydive Diani. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Tue): get close to the beloved marine mammals with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience and then stroll through Diani Beach.

To find maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Diani Beach trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Watamu to Diani Beach takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of taxi, bus, ferry, and car. Traveling from Watamu in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Diani Beach, with lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to Mombasa.

Things to do in Diani Beach

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Diani Beach ©
Diani Beach
Skydive Diani ©
Skydive Diani
Marco Polo Safaris ©
Marco Polo Safaris

4
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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.
Spend the 21st (Wed) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. Spend the 22nd (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of Fort Jesus Museum, wander the streets of Old Town, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and look for gifts at Imani Collective.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Mombasa trip site.

Getting from Diani Beach to Mombasa by combination of car and ferry takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and taxi. In July, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel to Maasai Mara National Reserve.

Things to do in Mombasa

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Safaris
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Fort Jesus Museum ©
Fort Jesus Museum

5
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 27th (Tue) surrounded by wildlife at Olare Orok Conservancy. Spend the 28th (Wed) surrounded by wildlife at Mara Triangle. And it doesn't end there: get interesting insight from Tours, identify plant and animal life at Ol Kinyei Conservancy, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Musiara Swamp.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Maasai Mara National Reserve road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Mombasa to Maasai Mara National Reserve takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel to Amboseli National Park.

Things to do in Maasai Mara National Reserve

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Olare Orok Conservancy ©
Olare Orok Conservancy
Balloon Rides
Mara Triangle ©
Mara Triangle

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Amboseli National Park

Amboseli National Park ©
On a tour of Amboseli National Park, you can discover Kenya's diverse wildlife while enjoying stunning views of Mount Kilimanjaro in the distance.
On the 30th (Fri), see the sights as you ascend with Aardwolf Africa Adventure Safaris Ltd and then take in panoramic vistas at Observation Hill.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Amboseli National Park vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Amboseli National Park takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in July, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can go by car to Tsavo National Park East.

Things to do in Amboseli National Park

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Observation Hill ©
Observation Hill

1
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Tsavo National Park East

Tsavo National Park East ©
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Tsavo East.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Tsavo National Park East trip builder site.

Getting from Amboseli National Park to Tsavo National Park East by car takes about 5.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Samburu National Reserve.

Things to do in Tsavo National Park East

Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Tsavo East ©
Tsavo East

2
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Samburu National Reserve

Samburu National Reserve ©
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Reteti Elephant Santuary and then take an exotic tour of Elephant Watch Camp & Safaris. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Shaba National Reserve.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Samburu National Reserve online itinerary maker.

Traveling by combination of car, train, and flight from Tsavo National Park East to Samburu National Reserve takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, train, and flight. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Mount Kenya National Park.

Things to do in Samburu National Reserve

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Shaba National Reserve ©
Shaba National Reserve
Reteti Elephant Santuary ©
Reteti Elephant Santuary

1
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Mount Kenya National Park

Mount Kenya National Park ©
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): take in the awesome beauty at Mount Kenya.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Mount Kenya National Park road trip website.

Traveling by flight from Samburu National Reserve to Mount Kenya National Park takes 3 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Mount Kenya National Park can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. On the 3rd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Lake Nakuru National Park.

Things to do in Mount Kenya National Park

Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Mount Kenya ©
Mount Kenya

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Lake Nakuru National Park

Lake Nakuru National Park ©
Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): take an exotic tour of County Simba Safaris Day Tours and then explore the activities along Lake Nakuru.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Lake Nakuru National Park route planning app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Mount Kenya National Park to Lake Nakuru National Park. In August, daily temperatures in Lake Nakuru National Park can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can drive to Naivasha.

Things to do in Lake Nakuru National Park

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Lake Nakuru ©
Lake Nakuru
County Simba Safaris Day Tours ©
County Simba Safaris Day Tours

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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 5th (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Hell's Gate National Park.

For photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Naivasha journey website.

Getting from Lake Nakuru National Park to Naivasha by car takes about 2 hours. In August, daytime highs in Naivasha are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Naivasha

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

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