6 days in Kenya Itinerary

6 days in Kenya Itinerary

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6 days in Kenya Itinerary

Lisbon
Fly:  15​h 30​min
Diani Beach
— 1 night
+4
Drive + ferry + Drive + bus + taxi:  2​h 45​min
Watamu
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  2​h 45​min
Nairobi
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  15​h
Lisbon

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Fri): look for gifts at Sand & Sea Beach Shop and then enjoy the sand and surf at Diani Beach.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Diani Beach trip builder website .

Lisbon, Portugal to Diani Beach is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Lisbon to Diani Beach is 3 hours. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Lisbon in March, with highs in Diani Beach at 38°C and lows at 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Watamu.

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Diani Beach ©
Diani Beach

1
day
Watamu

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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Gede Ruins and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Watamu journey builder app .

Getting from Diani Beach to Watamu by combination of car, ferry, bus, and taxi takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive. In March, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to travel to Nairobi.

Things to do in Watamu

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Side Trip

Gede Ruins
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Gede Ruins ©
Gede Ruins

2
days
Nairobi

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): explore the striking landscape of Nairobi National Park. On the 2nd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Utamaduni Craft Centre, then see the interesting displays at Karen Blixen Museum, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Giraffe Centre, and finally stroll through David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Nairobi online driving holiday planner .

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Watamu to Nairobi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Watamu in April: high temperatures in Nairobi hover around 29°C and lows are around 19°C. On the 3rd (Tue), you'll travel back home.

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Nairobi National Park ©
Nairobi National Park
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust ©
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
Giraffe Centre ©
Giraffe Centre

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