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Namibia in Depth
Experience the diversity Namibia has to offer, from the world’s largest sand mass of the Kalahari Desert to the second largest canyon on earth. Be captivated by the surreal sand dunes of Sossusvlei and the rich wildlife of Etosha National Park.
- Style: Fly Drive Holiday
- Duration: 16 days/15 nights
- Starts in: Windhoek
Guide Price £3081
per person (based on 2 adults sharing a room)
- Fish River Canyon
- Erongo Region
- Etosha National Park
Day 1 Windhoek
You will be met on arrival and transfer to your Windhoek hotel.
Day 2 Windhoek to Kalahari Desert
This morning your car will be delivered to your hotel. Later travel south to the Kalahari where red sand is interspersed with yellow grasses and acacia trees.
Day 3 Kalahari Desert to FishRiver Canyon
Today drive to the awe-inspiring Fish River Canyon as you journey further south intothe rolling plains. Stop en route at the quiver tree forest at Keetmanshoop.
Day 4 Fish River Canyon
Explore this dramatic canyon. Take a scenic hike along the canyon ridge keeping an eye out for baboons, antelope and even the elusive leopard.
Day 5 Fish River Canyonto Helmeringhausen
Head north to the small village of Helmeringhausen, set at the foot of the Tiras Mountains. This is an ideal location to break the drive to Sossusvlei.
Day 6 Helmeringhausen to Namib Desert
On today’s drive you will pass long stretches of grass plains, punctuated with towering mountains as you near Sossusvlei.
Day 7 Namib Desert
Rise early to witness the morning sun over Sossusvlei. Take a scenic drive to these towering dunes to explore and enjoy the incredible landscape. Next visit Sesriem Canyon and atmospheric Deadvlei.
Day 8 Namib Desert to Swakopmund
Drive via Namib-Naukluft National Park to Swakopmund, stopping to enjoy the dramatic scenery en route.
Day 9 Swakopmund
Explore this old German town which is famous for the many adventurous activities available. A host of exciting excursions can be booked locally.
Day 10 Swakopmund to Erongo Region
Drive east towards the picturesque Erongo Mountain Range. You will have the chance to visit an authentic San village, a community of indigenous hunter gatherers.
Day 11 Erongo Region to Damaraland
Continue into Damaraland and visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Twyfelfontein. This site boasts over 2,500 rock paintings and engravings, some of which are 10,000 years old.
Day 12 Damaraland to Etosha NP
After a relaxed breakfast you can visit a village of the Himba people, one of Namibia’s last truly nomadic tribes. Travel further north, looking for wildlife en route as you drive to your lodge on the southern edge of Etosha National Park.
Day 13 Etosha NP
Etosha is home to four of the Big 5 – elephant, lion, leopard and rhino. Head into the park and stop at a waterhole to look for game before you continue to your next lodge just east of the park.
Day 14 Etosha NP
Drive into the park early in the morning to see the wildlife at their most active. Enjoy a full day of observing the numerous animal and bird species that frequent the waterholes.
Day 15 Etosha NP to Okonjima NR
Travel south through the country’s main agricultural and cattle region to Okonjima. Pay a visit to the AfriCat Foundation or explore one of the many scenic walking trails.
Day 16 Okonjima NR to Windhoek airport
After breakfast drive south to return your vehicle at Windhoek airport.
Your Bespoke Tour can depart on any day you please.
per person (based on 2 adults sharing a room)
- 16 days standard SUV hire including full insurance cover with zero insurance excess, unlimited mileage, 24 hour Emergency Roadside Assistance and 1 additional driver. Deluxe Travel Planner
- Pack including maps, driving directions, Namibian SIM card and lodge contact details.
- 15 nights accommodation
- 15 breakfasts & 12 dinners
- International flights
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