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1. Embark on a Quintessential Kenya Wildlife Safari: 12 Days in Kenya

Tourists spotting wildebeests from a hot air baloon in Masai Mara.
Include a hot air balloon safari to your two-week itinerary if you are traveling anywhere between late July and October to spot the Great Wildebeest Migration.
Two lions relaxing in Kenya's savannah.
Spot the Big Five including lions planning your visit during the dry season in Kenya.
Day 1 Arrival in Nairobi
Day 2-3 Explore Amboseli National Park
Day 4 Travel from Amboseli to Aberdares
Day 5 Aberdares to Samburu Game Reserve
Day 6 Venture into Samburu Game Reserve
Day 7 Visit the Ol Pejeta Conservancy and the Sweetwaters Chimpanzee Sanctuary
Day 8 Head to Lake Naivasha via Lake Nakuru National Park
Day 9 Experience the Maasai Mara
Day 10 Watch the Great Migration of the wildebeest in the Maasai Mara National Reserve
Day 11 Explore the Maasai Mara National Reserve
Day 12 Depart from Nairobi

This exhilarating 12-day Kenya safari kicks off in Amboseli National Park, where you can marvel at the breathtaking sight of Mount Kilimanjaro and observe the largest herds of elephants in Kenya congregating around swamps. The Aberdares National Park, nestled in the forested slopes of the Aberdare Mountains, offers a surreal safari encounter at an altitude of 7,000 feet, featuring giant forest hogs, eland, and the strikingly red bongo.

Venture into the untouched wilderness of Shaba and Samburu in northern Kenya, where wildlife concentrates around the Ewaso Ng'iro River. Experience the unique Sweetwaters sanctuary, boasting a chimpanzee and rhino sanctuary within the Ol Pejeta Conservancy, and explore Lake Nakuru and Lake Naivasha's wonders. End your Kenyan safari adventure in the legendary Maasai Mara. Scope out the Big Five and other wildlife in their natural habitats. Return to Nairobi and do some sightseeing before your departure. See more 12-day tours in Kenya.

2. Take on a Combined Kenya & Zanzibar Adventure: 13 Days in Kenya

A local camel ride operator walking a bunch of camels in Diani Beach.
Ride a camel on Diani Beach to cover its entire stretch of white sandy beach in style.
Day 1 Arrive in Nairobi and fly to Maasai Mara
Day 2-3 Embark on a Maasai Mara safari
Day 4 Spend the day relaxing in Maasai Mara
Day 5-6 Unwind in the Diani Beach
Day 7 Head back to Nairobi for a sightseeing tour
Day 8 Cross the borders to reach Zanzibar in Tanzania
Day 9 Visit Paje Beach for kitesurfing and diving
Day 10 Relax on Bwejuu Beach
Day 11 Enjoy the action on Nungwi Beach
Day 12 Take a dolphin safari from Kizimkazi Beach
Day 13 Depart from Zanzibar

This incredible 13-day adventure combines the best of Kenya and Tanzania with everything from wildlife safaris to idyllic beach days. Begin your African adventure soon after your arrival in Nairobi by flying to Maasai Mara. Explore one of the world's renowned safari destinations on guided tours with skilled trackers. Enjoy a luxurious stay in some of Maasai Mara's premier luxury lodges and camps with full-board accommodations. Visit Kenya’s beautiful Diana Beach and spend a few days soaking up the sun before exploring the bustling city of Nairobi. Next, venture to Zanzibar and the Unesco World Heritage site of Stone Town, absorbing its rich culture and history. Unwind on the pristine beaches of Zanzibar's East Coast, indulging in luxurious experiences. For more 13-day trips in Kenya.

3. From Lakes to Wonders of the Rift Valley: 2 weeks in Kenya

Hundreds of pink flamingos in Lake Nakuru.
Spot hundreds of pink flamingos in Lake Nakuru on your Lake Nakuru National Park trip.
Day 1 Arrival and tour in Nairobi
Day 2 Travel to Lake Magadi
Day 3 Marvel at the glistening waters of Lake Naivasha
Day 4 Explore the vicinity of Lake Elementaita
Day 5 Venture into Lake Nakuru National Park on a game drive
Day 6 Explore Lake Bogoria National Reserve
Day 7 Stop over at Lake Baringo
Day 8 Drive to Rimoi National Reserve
Day 9 Fly to Lodwar, drive to Lake Turkana
Day 10 Fly to Lodwar, and then you'll be driven to Lake Turkana
Day 11 Spend a day in Nrikotome
Day 12 Day trip to National Park Central Island
Day 13 Beach Day and Sundowner
Day 14 Departure from Nairobi

This 2-weeks-long tour of Kenya's Rift Valley and major lakes promises a one-of-a-kind adventure. Explores all of Kenya's Rift Valley lakes, from the surreal Lake Magadi with its soda ash shores to the colossal Lake Turkana, also known as the ‘cradle of mankind.’ Cruise Lake Naivasha, spotting birdlife and hippos. Head to Lake Nakuru National Park for a thrilling game drive to see endangered black rhinos and tree-climbing lions. Explore the geysers and hot springs in Lake Bogoria National Reserve. End your journey in Kenya's arid north at Lake Turkana and National Park Central Island. This Kenya 2-week itinerary is designed for avid nature and wildlife lovers. See more Kenya 2-week itineraries.

A 2-week Kenya tour promises an unforgettable African adventure. A multi-day trip of between 12 and 14 days gives you enough time to discover Kenya’s most beautiful landscapes, diverse wildlife, and deep-rooted culture. Chat with our travel experts and plan a custom Kenya trip, or create a unique itinerary from scratch.

For other recommended itineraries and possible trip durations, check out our guide on how long to spend in Kenya.

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Published by Supriya Rayamajhi, updated on January 16, 2024

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