7 days in Kenya Itinerary

7 days in Kenya Itinerary

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7 days in Kenya Itinerary

Washington DC
Fly:  22​h
Nairobi
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 15​min
Maasai Mara National Reserve
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  6​h 45​min
Tsavo National Park East
— Few hours
Fly:  31​h
Washington DC

3
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.
Visiting Nairobi National Park and Lewa Wildlife Conservancy will get you outdoors. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust and see Absolute Holiday Safaris.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Nairobi tour itinerary maker site .

Washington DC, USA to Nairobi is an approximately 22-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Washington DC to Nairobi is 8 hours. May in Nairobi sees daily highs of 74°F and lows of 61°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to travel to Maasai Mara National Reserve.

Things to do in Nairobi

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Lewa Wildlife Conservancy
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Absolute Holiday Safaris ©
Absolute Holiday Safaris
Nairobi National Park ©
Nairobi National Park
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust ©
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust

1
day
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 31st (Thu), identify plant and animal life at Mara Triangle.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Maasai Mara National Reserve trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Nairobi to Maasai Mara National Reserve takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can travel to Tsavo National Park East.

Things to do in Maasai Mara National Reserve

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Mara Triangle ©
Mara Triangle

few
hours
Tsavo National Park East

Tsavo National Park East ©
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Tsavo East.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Tsavo National Park East trip itinerary builder website .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Tsavo National Park East in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and car; or drive. In June, daily temperatures in Tsavo National Park East can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 62°F. On the 1st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tsavo National Park East

#Parks, #Wildlife
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Tsavo East ©
Tsavo East

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