10 days in Kenya Itinerary

10 days in Kenya Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Kenya trip planner

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Mombasa
— 3 nights
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Malindi
— 2 nights
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Nairobi
— 4 nights
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Mombasa

— 3 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.
Escape the urban bustle at Diani Beach and Nyali Beach. Family-friendly places like Scuba & Snorkeling and Haller Park will thrill your kids. There's more to do: take an in-depth tour of Fort Jesus Museum and look for gifts at Imani Collective.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Mombasa trip itinerary maker app.

Karachi, Pakistan to Mombasa is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Traveling from Karachi to Mombasa, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In January in Mombasa, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Malindi.

Things to do in Mombasa

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Malindi

— 2 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.
On the 18th (Mon), stroll through Local Ocean Conservation and then kick back and relax at Spiaggia delle Tartarughe. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Che Shale Beach and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Malindi trip planner.

Getting from Mombasa to Malindi by combination of taxi and flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel to Nairobi.

Things to do in Malindi

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trip

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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like ToKenya.com and The Hub Karen. Escape the urban bustle at Giraffe Centre and Nairobi National Park. It doesn't end there: examine the collection at Karen Blixen Museum and trek along Karura Forest.

To find more things to do and more tourist information, you can read our Nairobi tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Malindi to Nairobi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Traveling from Malindi in January, expect Nairobi to be a bit cooler, temps between 30°C and 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Outdoors

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Kenya travel guide

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Nature & Parks · National Parks · Safaris
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.