8 days in Kenya Itinerary

8 days in Kenya Itinerary

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8 days in Kenya Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  11​h 15​min
1
Nairobi
— 3 nights
train + Drive:  4​h 45​min
2
Tsavo National Park East
— 1 night
Drive + train:  6​h
3
Mombasa
— 3 nights
Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: London

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, wildlife, museums, nature, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, admire the striking features of African Heritage House, tour the pleasant surroundings at David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, and explore the striking landscape of Nairobi National Park.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Nairobi tour itinerary planner.

London, UK to Nairobi is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from London to Nairobi due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in March, things will get much hotter in Nairobi: highs are around 32°C and lows about 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel to Tsavo National Park East.

Things to do in Nairobi

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

1
night
Tsavo National Park East

Tsavo National Park East ©
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Tsavo East.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Tsavo National Park East trip itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by combination of train and car from Nairobi to Tsavo National Park East takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and car. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Mombasa.

Things to do in Tsavo National Park East

Wildlife Parks
Highlights from your plan
Tsavo East ©
Tsavo East

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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): stroll through Haller Park and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at Imani Collective, then enjoy the sand and surf at Diani Beach, and then take an in-depth tour of Fort Jesus Museum.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Mombasa vacation planning tool .

You can do a combination of car and train from Tsavo National Park East to Mombasa in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car, train, and flight. In March in Mombasa, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. On the 10th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Mombasa

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

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

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