Suggested road trips in Kenya
We believe roadtripping is the best way to travel in Kenya: you are not tied to a strict schedule of arrivals and activities, have the possibility to stop whenever you want for however long you want, and are much more in touch with the environment around you.
Our suggested routes provide travel inspiration on where to go and what to see in Kenya, and it gives a better understanding of distances and travel times.
Many people underestimate driving times big time. Make sure your travel plan is not too ambitious and share your day-to-day itinerary with Roadtrip Africa, so we can cross-check feasibility.
- Follow a carefully designed route
- Airport pick up & drop off
- 24 /7 roadside assistance
The Central Circuit
The Central Circuit is ideal for those who primarily come to Kenya for wildlife watching, want modest driving hours a day, and have limited time to visit Kenya. You start and end your journey in Nairobi and visit Mount Kenya, Samburu, Lake Nakuru, Lake Navaisha and the Masai Mara.
Bush to Beach
This one-way roadtrip from Nairobi to Mombasa includes the best Kenya has to offer: safari, culture and the beach! Go on a self-drive safari in Amboseli and Tsavo National Parks, then enjoy excellent Swahili cuisine, diving in the Indian Ocean and white beaches in Malindi and Watamu at the Kenyan coast.