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Flight Information & Entry Requirements

Flight Information

PLEASE DO NOT PURCHASE YOUR FLIGHTS UNTIL YOUR PROGRAM HAS REACHED A MINIMUM OF 4 PARTICIPANTS. ONCE YOUR TRIP REACHES ITS MINIMUM, YOU CAN SAFELY PURCHASE FLIGHTS AND FORWARD THE FLIGHT ITINERARY TO travel@discovercorps.com.

We have very specific arrival and departure times for your program. Please carefully read the below and call us with any questions.

Fly into and out of Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (airport code: NBO):

  • You can arrive on the first day at any time before 11 am.

  • You can depart on the last day of the trip after 4 pm.

Zanzibar Extension (4 days, 3 nights):

  • You can arrive on the first day to Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (airport code: NBO) at any time before 11 am.

  • You can depart on the last day of the extension after 4 pm from Zanzibar International Airport (ZNZ).

The international one-way flight between Nairobi-Zanzibar is included in the extension supplement. Discover Corps will book this for you. Please see the Zanzibar Extension page for more information on visa requirements, vaccination requirements, etc.

Early Arrival/Late Departure

Discover Corps recommends that you arrive a day prior to avoid any flight delays or cancellations. If you decide to arrive a day prior to the trip start date, you can book an early night at the hotel directly. If you arrive outside of the Discover Corps program, you are responsible for the transfer from the airport to the hotel. Please note, that there will be a ~5-hour drive on the first day of the trip to Ol Pejeta Conservancy.

The preferred hotels closest to the NBO Airport, all include free airport shuttle service:

If you plan to arrive early or depart late, please complete this form here with your arrangements.

Book Your Flights

Discover Corps' dedicated flight partner for all of our trips is the team at Wings Travel. Their team know all of the flight windows and details for each of the destinations that we work in. Please always make sure that your trip is guaranteed to run before booking any airfare!

To get a quote from Wings Travel, please see the details below:

  • Get a Quote by Phone: Call (346) 396-4538. Our representative, Joanne Crowley, is available 6am-5pm PST.

  • Get a quote by Email: Email our representative Joanne Crowley at Joanne.Crowley@wings.travel with the details below and she will be in touch with a quote.

  • Please have the following in hand when you are booking your flights:

    • Exact trip arrival and departure dates (including any extensions that you are taking)

    • Arrival and departure airports

    • Confirmation that your trip is guaranteed to run

COVID-19 Vaccination and Testing Requirements


Please follow this link to view this destination’s COVID-19 Entry and Exit Requirements. Be sure to carefully read the COVID-19 vaccination and testing requirements, including age minimums as they vary for each country. We highly recommend also checking with your airlines for their specific boarding requirements.


Per Discover Corps' Health & Safety Protocol, we require that all travelers provide proof of a negative COVID-19 PCR Test result taken within 72 hours of traveling.


  1. Get tested within 72 hours of departure (or sooner if the country requires).

  2. Provide Discover Corps with negative test results before departure

  3. Travel with negative results


Please always confirm with your Travel Specialist for current testing requirements prior to departure. Discover Corps (619) 758-3030