8 days in Kenya Itinerary

8 days in Kenya Itinerary

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8 days in Kenya Itinerary

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

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.
Spend the 15th (Thu) exploring nature at Nairobi National Park. Spend the 17th (Sat) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, see the interesting displays at Karen Blixen Museum, stop by Utamaduni Craft Centre, and get your game on at GP Karting.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Nairobi trip itinerary planning app .

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Nairobi. In February in Nairobi, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Amboseli National Park.

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

1
day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): explore the striking landscape of Amboseli National Park.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Amboseli National Park trip itinerary planning website .

You can fly from Nairobi to Amboseli National Park in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Nairobi in February, expect Amboseli National Park to be a bit warmer, temps between 36°C and 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Watamu.

Things to do in Amboseli National Park

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Amboseli National Park ©
Amboseli National Park

3
days
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.
Spend the 21st (Wed) exploring nature at Watamu National Marine Park. The adventure continues: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, take an in-depth tour of Gede Ruins, enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia delle Tartarughe, and stroll through Watamu Beach.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Watamu journey planning site .

Do a combination of flight and taxi from Amboseli National Park to Watamu in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Watamu when traveling from Amboseli National Park in February, with lows around 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to Diani Beach.

Things to do in Watamu

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

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Watamu Beach, Gede Ruins
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Watamu Beach ©
Watamu Beach
Spiaggia delle Tartarughe ©
Spiaggia delle Tartarughe

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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): play a few rounds at Leisure Golf Club, look for gifts at Sand & Sea Beach Shop, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Diani Beach.

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Traveling by combination of taxi, bus, ferry, and car from Watamu to Diani Beach takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In February, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

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Diani Beach ©
Diani Beach
Leisure Golf Club ©
Leisure Golf Club

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