11 days in Kenya Itinerary

11 days in Kenya Itinerary

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Mombasa
— 4 nights
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Watamu
— 1 night
Fly
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Nairobi
— 4 nights
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Mombasa — 4 nights

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.
Mombasa is known for wildlife, parks, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Shree Cutch Satsang Swaminarayan Temple.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Mombasa route planner.

Chennai, India to Mombasa is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to East Africa Time is minus 2.5 hours. Traveling from Chennai in September, expect Mombasa to be slightly colder, temps between 34°C and 24°C. You will leave for Watamu on the 9th (Mon).
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Historic Sites
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Watamu — 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Watamu National Marine Park, then stroll through Local Ocean Conservation, and then take an in-depth tour of Gede Ruins.

Plan trip to Watamu with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Getting from Mombasa to Watamu by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and flight; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Mombasa in September since evenings lows in Watamu dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can fly to Nairobi.
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Parks · Nature · Museums · Wildlife
Side Trip
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Nairobi — 4 nights

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.
Get some cultural insight at Karen Blixen Museum and All Saints Cathedral. There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape of Nairobi National Park, admire the striking features of African Heritage House, examine the collection at Nairobi National Museum, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Giraffe Centre.

For where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Nairobi trip itinerary site.

Traveling by flight from Watamu to Nairobi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Watamu in September, with highs in Nairobi at 29°C and lows at 17°C. You will have some time to spend on the 14th (Sat) before leaving for home.
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Wildlife · Parks · Tours · Outdoors
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Kenya travel guide

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Nature & Parks · National Parks · Safaris
The savannahs of Kenya contain some of the most iconic sights in Africa, stirred in the minds of many when they think of the continent. Big cats, elephants, and rhinos remain major inhabitants of this vast country, with a number of safari centers running trips across the region's World Heritage-listed national parks. Trips to rural villages, where many travelers choose to join up various volunteer projects, represent some of the most inspiring and enriching things to do in Kenya.
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