7 days in Nairobi, Diani Beach & Mombasa Itinerary

7 days in Nairobi, Diani Beach & Mombasa Itinerary

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7 days in Nairobi, Diani Beach & Mombasa Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  8​h 30​min
1
Nairobi
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 15​min
2
Diani Beach
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
3
Mombasa
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h
End: Dubai

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.
Kids will enjoy Nairobi National Park and David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust. Karen Blixen Coffee Garden and Cottages and Nairobi War Cemetery will appeal to history buffs. Spend the 4th (Tue) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Giraffe Centre and look for gifts at Matbronze Wildlife Art.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Nairobi day trip planning app .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Nairobi is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Eastern African Time (EAT) is minus 1 hour. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Dubai in June; daily highs in Nairobi reach 26°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel to Diani Beach.

Things to do in Nairobi

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David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust ©
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
Safaris
Nairobi National Park ©
Nairobi National Park

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): kick back and relax at Diani Beach, then stop by Sand & Sea Beach Shop, and then cast your line with a fishing tour.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Diani Beach travel app .

You can fly from Nairobi to Diani Beach in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In June, Diani Beach is a bit warmer than Nairobi - with highs of 34°C and lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel to Mombasa.

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Diani Beach ©
Diani Beach

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Haller Park, look for gifts at Imani Collective, then steep yourself in history at Old Town, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shree Cutch Satsang Swaminarayan Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Mombasa online trip maker .

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Diani Beach to Mombasa takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. In June, daytime highs in Mombasa are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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Haller Park ©
Haller Park

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