14 days in Kenya Itinerary

14 days in Kenya Itinerary

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Nairobi
— 3 nights
Fly
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Maasai Mara National Reserve
— 2 nights
Fly
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Mount Kenya National Park
— 1 night
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Fly to Nairobi Wilson, 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
— 3 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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Nairobi

— 3 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 16th (Tue) exploring nature at Nairobi National Park. There's much more to do: stroll through David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, examine the collection at Nairobi National Museum, see Off-Road Tours, and take in nature's colorful creations at American Embassy Memorial Garden.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Nairobi trip site.

Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo to Nairobi is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Kinshasa to Nairobi due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Kinshasa in March, with highs in Nairobi at 32°C and lows at 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Maasai Mara National Reserve.

Things to do in Nairobi

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors
Find places to stay Mar 13 — 16:

Maasai Mara National Reserve

— 2 nights
Home to the Great Migration and Africa's exceptional wildlife, Maasai Mara is a must on a Kenya itinerary.
On the 17th (Wed), look for all kinds of wild species at Olare Orok Conservancy. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Musiara Swamp and then stroll through Mara North Conservancy.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Maasai Mara National Reserve holiday app.

You can fly from Nairobi to Maasai Mara National Reserve in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Nairobi in March, things will get a bit cooler in Maasai Mara National Reserve: highs are around 28°C and lows about 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Mount Kenya National Park.

Things to do in Maasai Mara National Reserve

Wildlife · Parks
Find places to stay Mar 16 — 18:

Mount Kenya National Park

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Mount Kenya.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Mount Kenya National Park tour planner.

Traveling by flight from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Mount Kenya National Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of car, bus, and train; or do a combination of car, bus, and train. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Mount Kenya National Park when traveling from Maasai Mara National Reserve in March, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Tsavo National Park East.

Things to do in Mount Kenya National Park

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Mar 18 — 19:
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Tsavo National Park East

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): stroll through Tsavo East.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Tsavo National Park East trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight, train, and car from Mount Kenya National Park to Tsavo National Park East takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, train, and car; or do a combination of train and car. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Watamu.

Things to do in Tsavo National Park East

Wildlife · Parks
Find places to stay Mar 19 — 20:
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Watamu

— 3 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.
Spend the 21st (Sun) exploring nature at Watamu National Marine Park. The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Gede Ruins, relax and rejuvenate at Yoga at Watamu Treehouse, take a memorable tour with Tours, and see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Watamu driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Tsavo National Park East to Watamu in 8.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car, train, bus, and taxi. In March, daytime highs in Watamu are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Diani Beach.

Things to do in Watamu

Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trip

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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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): take a memorable tour with Tours.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Diani Beach online route planner.

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. You will have some time to spend on the 24th (Wed) before leaving for Mombasa.

Things to do in Diani Beach

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure
Find places to stay Mar 23 — 24:
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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 24th (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Haller Park and then relax and rejuvenate at Fitness For Life GYM. On your second day here, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

For ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Mombasa online road trip planner.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Diani Beach to Mombasa in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight and taxi. In March, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mombasa

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks
Find places to stay Mar 24 — 26:

Kenya travel guide

4.3
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.