Kenya trip ideas
Through our years of experience in Kenya, personal friendships with lodge owners and love of the wilderness, we’ve made it our goal to seek out some of the country's most remote camps and charming beach lodges.
Each of our itinerary ideas follows a route that we’ve loved and one that offers you a novel way to explore a popular destination on your tailored tour of the country. These include options to meet the Maasai and learn about their culture and customs or to explore the remote corners of the wild north of the country.
Ideas for your trip to Kenya
These itineraries are designed to give you some suggestions for what is possible when you travel in Kenya, and they showcase some of the routes that we’ve found work particularly well. Treat them simply as inspiration, because your trip will be created uniquely for you by one of our specialists based on your particular tastes and interests.
Explore the wildlife-rich Masai Mara on safari.
Spend several days interacting and learning about the rural Maasai communities.
Accompany local mamas as they carry out their daily chores such as collecting water from the well.
Witness excellent work Free the Children are doing in Kenya.
Half of the profits of your time at Bogani goes back into development projects in communities you visit.
Relax in a stunning lodge in Kenya's northern Samburu region.
Safari in the magnificent Masai Mara, home to some of East Africa's best game viewing.
Relax and enjoy the beautiful white sandy beaches around Diani on the Kenyan coast.
Explore three of Kenya's best safari areas: Amboseli, Meru and the Masai Mara.
Enjoy game drives, night safaris, bush walks and sundowners on this luxurious itinerary.
Relax at the iconic Giraffe Manor and visit the Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage.
Travel by light aircraft to avoid lengthy overland drives.
Enjoy a quieter safari outside of the peak season when visitor numbers are lower.
Search for rhino in Lake Nakuru National Park.
Explore the open plains of the Masai Mara in search of Africa's big cats.
Relax on the idyllic beaches of Zanzibar.
Enjoy some superb game viewing in the Masai Mara.
Snorkel the turquoise waters of the Seychelles looking for turtles.
Relax on the beautiful beaches of the Indian Ocean.
Enjoy breakfast with the resident giraffes at Giraffe Manor.
Experience the thrill of searching for the Big Five in the Masai Mara.
Relax on the idyllic white sandy beaches of the Kenya coast.
Explore the fascinating Ol Pejeta Conservancy in northern Kenya, famous for its excellent population of rhino.
Visit the Sweetwaters Chimp Sanctuary and Northern White Rhino conservation project.
Game view in the world famous Masai Mara, an excellent place to spot predators and other big game.
Stay in two fantastic Kicheche Camps which offer some of the best certified guiding in Kenya.
Relax beside the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean on Zanzibar, staying at a boutique beach resort.
Enjoy tow of Africa's most iconic wildlife experiences.
Track mountain gorillas in Rwanda's Volcanoes National Park.
Search for lion, leopard and cheetah on safari in the Masai Mara.
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Home of the Masai Mara and Lewa Wilderness Conservancy, you'll have countless opportunities to spot the Big Five in Kenya. With a range of first-class lodges, you can embark on traditional game drives and walking safaris in search of these magnificent animals.View this travel guide
With its vast open plains scattered with wildebeest, antelope and acacia trees, Kenya is the classic image of a safari. You can safari in well-known areas like the Masai Mara and venture off-grid, as safari specialist Arista explains.View this travel guide
If you're planning a luxury vacation in Kenya we have a wide range of accommodations available, from sumptuous safari camps to exquisite beach retreats. Our Country Specialists have experienced these properties first-hand and are on hand to help you pick.View this travel guide
A hot air balloon safari in Kenya is one of the most memorable ways in which to see the wildlife. Whether you're a honeymooning couple, a family, or a group of friends, Audley's experienced specialists can arrange a balloon flight as part of your tailor-made itinerary.View this travel guide
Kenya’s green seasons take place during the ‘short rains’ in November, and either side of the ‘long rains’ that fall in April and May. In these months, you’ll see the bush at its most verdant and have the wildlife largely to yourself during a more cost-effective time to visit the country.View this travel guide
The adventure and romance of a Kenya safari, coupled with the outstanding camps and lodges on offer, appeals to many honeymooners. Africa specialist Mark outlines the best honeymoon experiences in the country, from sunrise hot air balloon rides to secluded beach relaxation.View this travel guide
On a tailor-made family safari in Kenya, your children can learn about Maasai culture, the "Little Five" and how to track animals. The country is home to some wonderful family-friendly camps and lodges which our country specialists can include in your family itinerary.View this travel guide