8 days in Nairobi, Mombasa & Maasai Mara National Reserve Itinerary

8 days in Nairobi, Mombasa & Maasai Mara National Reserve Itinerary

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Nairobi
— 3 nights
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Mombasa
— 1 night
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Maasai Mara National Reserve
— 3 nights
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Nairobi

— 3 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 7th (Tue) exploring nature at Nairobi National Park. Spend the 5th (Sun) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. It doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust and browse the exhibits of Karen Blixen Museum.

To see other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Nairobi road trip site.

London, UK to Nairobi is an approximately 12-hour flight. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from London to Nairobi due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in September, expect Nairobi to be somewhat warmer, temps between 29°C and 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to catch the flight to Mombasa.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours
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Mombasa

— 1 night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Mombasa tour itinerary planning app.

Fly from Nairobi to Mombasa in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Nairobi in September, expect Mombasa to be a bit warmer, temps between 34°C and 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to fly to Maasai Mara National Reserve.

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Maasai Mara National Reserve

— 3 nights
Home to the Great Migration and Africa's exceptional wildlife, Maasai Mara is a must on a Kenya itinerary.
On the 9th (Thu), explore the striking landscape of Mara Triangle. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Olare Orok Conservancy.

Plan trip to Maasai Mara National Reserve with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Fly from Mombasa to Maasai Mara National Reserve in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Mombasa in September, things will get much colder in Maasai Mara National Reserve: highs are around 17°C and lows about 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Maasai Mara National Reserve

Parks · Wildlife · Nature
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