15 days in Kenya Itinerary

15 days in Kenya Itinerary

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Fly
1
Watamu
— 3 nights
Fly
2
Nairobi
— 5 nights
Drive
3
Naivasha
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Maasai Mara National Reserve
— 3 nights
Drive
5
Nairobi
— 1 night

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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.
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Nairobi to Watamu is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and car; or drive. In January, Watamu is somewhat warmer than Nairobi - with highs of 36°C and lows of 29°C. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Sun) before leaving for Nairobi.
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Nairobi — 5 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.
To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Nairobi trip website.

Getting from Watamu to Nairobi by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and train; or drive. Traveling from Watamu in January, things will get slightly colder in Nairobi: highs are around 30°C and lows about 19°C. You will leave for Naivasha on the 13th (Fri).
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Naivasha — 2 nights

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.
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Traveling by car from Nairobi to Naivasha takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. Traveling from Nairobi in January, expect little chillier with lows of 11°C in Naivasha. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can fly to Maasai Mara National Reserve.
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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 16th (Mon) surrounded by wildlife at Mara Triangle. Spend the 17th (Tue) surrounded by wildlife at Olare Orok Conservancy. The adventure continues: get interesting insight from Tours.

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You can fly from Naivasha to Maasai Mara National Reserve in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle, bus, and car. Traveling from Naivasha in January, you will find days in Maasai Mara National Reserve are a bit cooler (26°C), and nights are about the same (11°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Nairobi.
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Nairobi — 1 night

Green City in the Sun

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Getting from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Nairobi by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Maasai Mara National Reserve in January: high temperatures in Nairobi hover around 30°C and lows are around 19°C. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling home.
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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.
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