15 days in Kenya Itinerary

15 days in Kenya Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Kenya route planner

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Fly to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Drive to Naivasha
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Naivasha
— 1 night
Fly
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Maasai Mara National Reserve
— 3 nights
Fly
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Nairobi
— 4 nights
Train to Kibwezi, Drive to Tsavo National Park East
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Tsavo National Park East
— 1 night
Drive
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Watamu
— 2 nights
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Drive to Mombasa, Ferry to Likoni, Drive to Diani Beach
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Diani Beach
— 1 night
Drive to Likoni, Ferry to Mombasa
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Mombasa
— 2 nights
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Naivasha

— 1 night
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 2nd (Wed): explore the striking landscape of Hell's Gate National Park.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Naivasha road trip planning app.

Doha, Qatar to Naivasha is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and car. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Doha in March since evenings lows in Naivasha dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to fly to Maasai Mara National Reserve.

Things to do in Naivasha

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Mar 1 — 2:
Highlights from your trip

Maasai Mara National Reserve

— 3 nights
Home to the Great Migration and Africa's exceptional wildlife, Maasai Mara is a must on a Kenya itinerary.
Spend the 3rd (Thu) surrounded by wildlife at Mara Triangle. Spend the 4th (Fri) surrounded by wildlife at Olare Orok Conservancy. The adventure continues: stroll through Musiara Swamp.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Maasai Mara National Reserve trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Naivasha to Maasai Mara National Reserve takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle, bus, and car. Traveling from Naivasha in March, expect nights in Maasai Mara National Reserve to be about the same, around 11°C, while days are little chillier, around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight to Nairobi.

Things to do in Maasai Mara National Reserve

Wildlife · Parks · Nature
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Nairobi

— 4 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.
Spend the 9th (Wed) exploring nature at Nairobi National Park. Spend the 8th (Tue) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and explore the galleries of Karen Blixen Museum.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Nairobi tour builder app.

Traveling by flight from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Nairobi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Maasai Mara National Reserve in March, expect Nairobi to be a bit warmer, temps between 32°C and 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Tsavo National Park East.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks
Find places to stay Mar 5 — 9:

Tsavo National Park East

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): stroll through Tsavo East.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Tsavo National Park East road trip website.

Traveling by combination of train and car from Nairobi to Tsavo National Park East takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. On the 10th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Watamu.

Things to do in Tsavo National Park East

Wildlife · Parks
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Highlights from your trip

Watamu

— 2 nights
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.
On the 11th (Fri), get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Watamu National Marine Park.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Watamu vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Tsavo National Park East to Watamu takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car, train, bus, and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in March, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Diani Beach.

Things to do in Watamu

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Tours
Find places to stay Mar 10 — 12:

Diani Beach

— 1 night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): kick back and relax at Diani Beach and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Diani Beach day trip website.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Watamu to Diani Beach in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of taxi, bus, ferry, and car. March in Diani Beach sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Mombasa.

Things to do in Diani Beach

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks
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Mombasa

— 2 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.
On the 14th (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Haller Park.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Mombasa trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Diani Beach to Mombasa takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in March, and nighttime lows around 28°C. On the 15th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Mombasa

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks
Find places to stay Mar 13 — 15:

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.