The average price of a 7-day trip to Ruaka is $683 for a solo traveler, $1,227 for a couple, and $2,300 for a family of 4. Ruaka hotels range from $37 to $144 per night with an average of $66, while most vacation rentals will cost $20 to $320 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Nairobi/Wilson Airport (WIL) are between $108 and $170 per person for economy flights and $339 to $533 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $23 to $60 per person per day for transportation and enjoying local restaurants.

See below for average, budget, and luxury trip costs. You can also look up flight costs from your airport for more tailored flight pricing.

 

 

The Cheapest Times to Visit Ruaka, KE

On average, these will be the cheapest dates to fly to WIL and stay in a Ruaka hotel:

  • July 16th to August 26th (except the weeks of August 6th and August 13th)
  • October 29th to November 11th

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Ruaka is usually mid July.

 

Average Ruaka Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Ruaka for a week is $513-$1,029($73-$147 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $23 to $60 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $118 to $153 for economy

Lodging: $40 to $76 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $39 to $47 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Ruaka for a week is $772-$1,636($110-$234 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $46 to $120 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $236 to $306 for economy

Lodging: $40 to $76 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $39 to $47 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Ruaka for a week is $1,470-$3,204($210-$458 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $92 to $240 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $472 to $612 for economy

Lodging: $80 to $152 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $59 to $66 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Ruaka

How cheap can you make a vacation to Ruaka? The cheapest trip to Ruaka is about $48 per person per day for travelers willing to take standby flights, deal with inconvenience, and otherwise limit travel expenses. About 21% of rentals are available in the $0 to $100 range for an entire place, and vacation rentals can be booked for as low as $20 per night. These inexpensive rentals must be booked as early as possible and may not be in the most desirable areas. 1-star hotels are more likely to be available, with rooms starting at around $33.

Even cheaper trips are possible depending on where you live and whether you can drive. Check the cheapest times to fly for more saving ideas.

Budget Solo Traveler

The lowest cost for one person to visit Ruaka for a week is $336-$709($48-$101 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $14 to $28 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $118 to $153 for economy

Lodging: $33 to $37 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $20 to $60 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Ruaka for a week is $552-$1,058($79-$151 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $28 to $56 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $236 to $306 for economy

Lodging: $33 to $37 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $20 to $60 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Ruaka for a week is $1,056-$1,936($151-$277 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $56 to $112 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $472 to $612 for economy

Lodging: $66 to $74 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $32 to $90 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is easy to travel to Ruaka cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Ruaka Trip

There is no true ceiling on the cost of a luxury trip, so our estimates are based on what most people do in Ruaka.

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Ruaka for a week is $1,301-$4,905($186-$701 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $48 to $114 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $353 to $459 for first class

Lodging: $102 to $144 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $320 to $608 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Ruaka for a week is $1,990-$6,162($284-$880 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $96 to $228 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $706 to $918 for first class

Lodging: $102 to $144 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $320 to $608 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Ruaka for a week is $3,980-$10,866($569-$1,552 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $192 to $456 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,412 to $1,836 for first class

Lodging: $204 to $288 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $480 to $973 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Ruaka Hotel Prices

The cost of staying in Ruaka is lower than the average city. On average vacation rentals are less expensive than hotels. Luxury hotels are more expensive in Ruaka due to hotel employees. The graphs below show how much cost can vary depending on the type of experience you’re looking for.

Ruaka Lodging Cost by Star Status

The average price for the class of hotel is on the (y) axis. The hotel class (out of 5 stars) is on the (x) axis.

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Hotel Price

Prices are based on Ruaka hotel averages and may not reflect current prices. In some cases, we extrapolate prices to estimate costs, and hotels with your desired star rating may not be available.

Vacation Rental Prices

The percent of vacation rentals in the price range is on the left (y) axis. Price range is on the bottom (x) axis.

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Percent of rentals

There are a healthy amount of vacation rentals serving all budgets in Ruaka.

 

Flight Costs to Ruaka

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $170 average in early to mid October to a low of $108 in mid July. Median flight price is $123. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Ruaka our data includes 16 originating airports, and 6 airlines. The area has average variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Ruaka from an airport like Ukunda Airstrip (UKA) in Ukunda (Kenya) for an average $127 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Ukunda Airstrip (UKA) in Ukunda (Kenya) at an average of just $127.–>

 

Average Flight Cost by Season

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Worldwide Flight Prices

Average Flight Cost by Day of Week

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Departure Day Prices
Return Day Prices

 

The cheapest day to fly in is typically Saturday, and the cheapest day to fly back is usually Saturday. Click here to see data for the cost of flights from your airport. In Ruaka, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $62, so you can easily save about 57% simply by using our free flight guides and booking in advance.

 

Daily Expenses Budget

Daily vacation expenses vary more based on what you’re interested in doing. A fine dining restaurant with drinks around Ruaka can easily cost $210 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $14 per person. Private tours can cost $421 per day, but self-guided tours to see the outdoor sights can be free. Costs vary wildly, so recommendations are made based on the cost of living and averages we see for this type of vacation.

 

 

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