7 days in Kenya Itinerary

7 days in Kenya Itinerary

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7 days in Kenya Itinerary

Start: Nairobi
1
Nairobi
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 15​min
2
Maasai Mara National Reserve
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  1​h 45​min
3
Amboseli National Park
— 1 night
Fly:  1​h 45​min
4
Malindi
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  30​min
5
Mombasa
— 1 day
Fly:  2​h 15​min
End: Nairobi


2
nights
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.
Spend the 13th (Sun) exploring nature at Nairobi National Park. Spend the 15th (Tue) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. There's still lots to do: stroll through David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, examine the collection at Karen Blixen Museum, and stop by Utamaduni Craft Centre.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Nairobi online sightseeing planner .

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Nairobi. In May, daily temperatures in Nairobi can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Maasai Mara National Reserve.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife Parks Nature
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David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust ©
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
Safaris
Nairobi National Park ©
Nairobi National Park

1
night
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.
On the 16th (Wed), identify plant and animal life at Mara Triangle.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Maasai Mara National Reserve trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Nairobi to Maasai Mara National Reserve by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Amboseli National Park.

Things to do in Maasai Mara National Reserve

Wildlife Nature Parks
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Mara Triangle ©
Mara Triangle

1
night
Amboseli National Park

Amboseli National Park ©
On a tour of Amboseli National Park, you can discover Kenya's diverse wildlife while enjoying stunning views of Mount Kilimanjaro in the distance.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Amboseli National Park.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Amboseli National Park trip itinerary maker tool .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Amboseli National Park in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in May, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Malindi.

Things to do in Amboseli National Park

Nature Parks
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Amboseli National Park ©
Amboseli National Park

2
nights
Malindi

Malindi ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): delve into the lush surroundings at Arabuko-Sokoke Forest, then stroll through Watamu Beach, and then take an in-depth tour of Gede Ruins.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Malindi holiday maker tool .

Fly from Amboseli National Park to Malindi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Amboseli National Park in May since evenings lows in Malindi dip to 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel to Mombasa.

Things to do in Malindi

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Gede
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Watamu Beach ©
Watamu Beach
Gede Ruins ©
Gede Ruins
Arabuko-Sokoke Forest ©
Arabuko-Sokoke Forest

1
day
Mombasa

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.
On the 19th (Sat), stroll through Haller Park and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Mombasa online holiday maker .

Mombasa is just a short distance from Malindi. In May, daily temperatures in Mombasa can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mombasa

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Safaris
Haller Park ©
Haller Park

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