9 days in Kenya Itinerary

9 days in Kenya Itinerary

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9 days in Kenya Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  12​h 15​min
1
Nairobi
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 15​min
2
Maasai Mara National Reserve
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  1​h 45​min
3
Amboseli National Park
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h
4
Mombasa
— 1 day
Fly:  11​h 15​min
End: Bengaluru

3
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 15th (Tue) exploring nature at Nairobi National Park. Spend the 17th (Thu) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. And it doesn't end there: stroll through David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, examine the collection at Karen Blixen Museum, and stop by Utamaduni Craft Centre.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Nairobi visit planner .

Bengaluru, India to Nairobi is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Eastern African Time (EAT) is minus 2 hours. In May, Nairobi is little chillier than Bengaluru - with highs of 27°C and lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) 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

3
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Mara Triangle. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Olare Orok Conservancy.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Maasai Mara National Reserve trip itinerary app .

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. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel to Amboseli National Park.

Things to do in Maasai Mara National Reserve

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Olare Orok Conservancy ©
Olare Orok Conservancy
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.
On the 20th (Sun), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Amboseli National Park.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Amboseli National Park tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Amboseli National Park takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In May, daily temperatures in Amboseli National Park can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel to Mombasa.

Things to do in Amboseli National Park

Parks Nature
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Amboseli National Park ©
Amboseli National Park

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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Fort Jesus Museum and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Mombasa day trip website .

You can fly from Amboseli National Park to Mombasa in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and ferry; or drive. Traveling from Amboseli National Park in May, Mombasa is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mombasa

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Safaris
Fort Jesus Museum ©
Fort Jesus Museum

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