7 days in Kenya Itinerary

7 days in Kenya Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Kenya trip planner

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Nairobi
— 2 nights
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Maasai Mara National Reserve
— 1 night
Fly
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Amboseli National Park
— 1 night
Fly
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Malindi
— 2 nights
Fly to Mombasa, Taxi to Mombasa
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Mombasa
— 1 day
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Nairobi

— 2 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 27th (Fri) exploring nature at Nairobi National Park. Spend the 28th (Sat) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. It doesn't end there: stroll through Giraffe Centre and gain a rich perspective with Kalexy Kenya Holiday Safari and Tours.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Nairobi tour planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Nairobi. April in Nairobi sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 20°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight to Maasai Mara National Reserve.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours
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Maasai Mara National Reserve

— 1 night
Home to the Great Migration and Africa's exceptional wildlife, Maasai Mara is a must on a Kenya itinerary.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Mara Triangle.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Maasai Mara National Reserve trip planner.

You can fly from Nairobi to Maasai Mara National Reserve in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to Amboseli National Park.

Things to do in Maasai Mara National Reserve

Parks · Wildlife · Nature
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Amboseli National Park

— 1 night
On a tour of Amboseli National Park, you can discover Kenya's diverse wildlife while enjoying stunning views of Mount Kilimanjaro in the distance.
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Traveling by flight from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Amboseli National Park takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in April, and nighttime lows around 23°C. On the 30th (Mon), you're off to Malindi.

Things to do in Amboseli National Park

Parks · Wildlife
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Malindi

— 2 nights
Offering pristine, palm-lined beaches, all-inclusive resorts, and warm, sunny weather, the port town of Malindi rightly established itself as one of Kenya's prime tourism spots.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): delve into the lush surroundings at Arabuko-Sokoke Forest, enjoy the sand and surf at Watamu Beach, and then get engrossed in the history at Gede Ruins.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Malindi route planning app.

You can fly from Amboseli National Park to Malindi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, train, and bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Amboseli National Park in April since evenings lows in Malindi dip to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel to Mombasa.

Things to do in Malindi

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trip

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Mombasa

— 1 day
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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Haller Park and then take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Mombasa trip itinerary planner.

Do a combination of flight and taxi from Malindi to Mombasa in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Mombasa

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks
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Kenya travel guide

4.3
Nature & Parks · Safaris · National Parks
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.