7 days in Kenya & Kampala Itinerary

7 days in Kenya & Kampala Itinerary

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7 days in Kenya & Kampala Itinerary

Vilnius, Lithuania
Fly:  23​h 45​min
Nakuru, Kenya
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h
Kisumu, Kenya
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h
Nairobi, Kenya
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 15​min
Kampala, Uganda
— Few hours
Fly:  20​h 15​min
Vilnius, Lithuania

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Nakuru, Kenya

Nakuru ©
Nakuru is the fourth-largest city in Kenya, the capital of Nakuru County and former capital of the Rift Valley Province. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): get impressive views of Menengai Crater.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Nakuru trip planner .

Vilnius, Lithuania to Nakuru is an approximately 24-hour flight. Traveling from Vilnius to Nakuru, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July in Nakuru, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Kisumu.

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Menengai Crater ©
Menengai Crater

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day
Kisumu, Kenya

Kisumu ©
Kisumu is a port city in Kisumu County, Kenya. On the 15th (Sun), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kisumu Impala Sanctuary.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Kisumu tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Nakuru to Kisumu by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Nakuru in July, expect Kisumu to be somewhat warmer, temps between 34°C and 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel to Nairobi.

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Kisumu Impala Sanctuary ©
Kisumu Impala Sanctuary

2
days
Nairobi, Kenya

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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): explore the striking landscape of Nairobi National Park. On the 17th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at Utamaduni Craft Centre, then see the interesting displays at Karen Blixen Museum, then stroll through Giraffe Centre, and finally stroll through David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust.

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Getting from Kisumu to Nairobi by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Kisumu in July: high temperatures in Nairobi hover around 26°C and lows are around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to Kampala.

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Nairobi National Park ©
Nairobi National Park
Karen Blixen Museum ©
Karen Blixen Museum
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust ©
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust

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Kampala, Uganda

Kampala ©
Kampala enjoys the reputation of a modern city with a buzzing atmosphere--it also serves as a good base point for exploring the surrounding area.
On the 18th (Wed), contemplate the long history of Kasubi Tombs and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Katwe Tourism Information Centre.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Kampala sightseeing tool .

Do a combination of flight and car from Nairobi to Kampala in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Nairobi in July; daily highs in Kampala reach 30°C and lows reach 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kampala

#Nature, #Wildlife, #Historic Sites

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Katwe Tourism Information Centre
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Katwe Tourism Information Centre ©
Katwe Tourism Information Centre
Kasubi Tombs ©
Kasubi Tombs

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