15 days in Nairobi, Maasai Mara National Reserve & Diani Beach Itinerary

15 days in Nairobi, Maasai Mara National Reserve & Diani Beach Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Nairobi
— 6 nights
2
Maasai Mara National Reserve
— 4 nights
3
Diani Beach
— 4 nights

6
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Africa Unadorned Safaris. Spend the 24th (Tue) exploring nature at Nairobi National Park. And it doesn't end there: get interesting insight from Tours, admire the landmark architecture of African Heritage House, tour the pleasant surroundings at Giraffe Centre, and explore the landscape on two wheels at Karura Forest.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Nairobi trip planner.

London, UK to Nairobi is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Traveling from London to Nairobi, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. In August in Nairobi, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel to Maasai Mara National Reserve.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife Tours Parks
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Off-Road Tours
Karen Blixen Museum ©
Karen Blixen Museum
Nairobi National Park ©
Nairobi National Park

4
nights
Maasai Mara National Reserve

Maasai Mara National Reserve ©
Home to the Great Migration and Africa's exceptional wildlife, Maasai Mara is a must on a Kenya itinerary.
Spend the 28th (Sat) surrounded by wildlife at Mara Triangle. Spend the 30th (Mon) surrounded by wildlife at Olare Orok Conservancy. And it doesn't end there: get interesting insight from Tours, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Musiara Swamp.

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

Getting from Nairobi to Maasai Mara National Reserve by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) to allow time to travel to Diani Beach.

Things to do in Maasai Mara National Reserve

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Olare Orok Conservancy ©
Olare Orok Conservancy
Mara Triangle ©
Mara Triangle
Balloon Rides

4
nights
Diani Beach

Diani Beach ©
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.
Spend the 3rd (Fri) observing fascinating marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Diani Beach, look for gifts at Sand & Sea Beach Shop, push the limits with Skydive Diani, and take a memorable tour with Marco Polo Safaris.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Diani Beach trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Diani Beach takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Diani Beach can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Diani Beach

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Gazi Mangrove Boardwalk
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Diani Beach ©
Diani Beach
Skydive Diani ©
Skydive Diani
Marco Polo Safaris ©
Marco Polo Safaris

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