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10 Days Taste of Namibia Tour from Windhoek

1 Week3 Days

Highlights

Etosha National Park

Craft market of Okahandja

Himba People

Twyfelfontein 

Brandberg

Swakopmund 

Walvis Bay

Sossusvlei

Deadvlei

Sesriem Canyon

Namib-Naukluft National Park

Kalahari Desert

Description

This tour is a combination of contrasting adventures. Wild animal and landscape enthusiasts will enjoy this tour. Amongst the places, you will visit Etosha National Park, Himba People, Twyfelfontein, Swakopmund, Walvis Bay, Sossusvlei, Kalahari Desert, etc.

Itinerary
  • Day 1: Travel From Windhoek to Otjiwarongo Areaexpand_more

    At Windhoek Airport or your place of accommodation, discover the caring smile of your tour guide. He will quickly take you to the heights of the capital. 

    Depart towards Otjiwarongo passing by the craft market of Okahandja. 

    When the stars light up the Namibian sky, you will gather around a friendly table to listen to your guide's information to discuss the journey ahead. This will happen daily until the last day of your tour.   


    Activities: Art Market in Okahandja  

    Accommodation: Otjiwarongo Area 

    Meals: Lunch and dinner  

    Stay: 1 Night  

  • Day 2: Enjoy a Game Drive in Etosha National Parkexpand_more

    After breakfast, depart with your guide north to Okaukueyo. It is in the animal park of Etosha that your stilt continues. We offer you time to observe the animals! Photo enthusiasts will have to bring along their equipment and patience to capture the unusual encounters with wildlife.


    Activities: Etosha National Park – Game drive  

    Accommodation: Etosha Area  

    Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner (drinks not included) 

    Stay: 2 Nights     

  • Day 3: Embark on a Game Drive in Etosha National Parkexpand_more

    After a tasty breakfast at the lodge, it is in the animal park of Etosha that we will continue our day. You will discover abundant wildlife that you can observe on the "pan" or around the many water points of the reserve. Your guide will give you information on the species encountered.


    Activities: Etosha National Park – Game drive  

    Accommodation: Etosha Area  

    Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner (drinks not included) 

         

  • Day 4: Meet the Himba Peopleexpand_more

    After breakfast, today you will visit the village of the Himba people. The Himba are a tribe of nomadic pastoralists who live in the Kaokoland region of Namibia. The Himba are actually descendants of a group of Herero shepherds who fled to the north-west after being displaced by the Nama.


    Activities: Himbas 

    Accommodation: Damaraland Area 

    Meals; Lunch and dinner (drinks not included) 

    Stay: 1 Night  

      

  • Day 5: Proceed to Twyfelfontein, Uis Village & Swakopmundexpand_more

    Today, a guided tour of the Twyfelfontein site, which has one of the largest concentrations of rock engravings in Africa. Most of these works, well preserved, represent rhinos, elephants, ostriches and giraffes, as well as footprints of men and animals. 

    After the tour, you go to Uis, mining village, from where you can see the Brandberg, the highest peak in Namibia. 

    Continue the road to Swakopmund where you will check into your accommodation.

  • Day 6: Continue to Walvis Bayexpand_more

    Early departure to Walvis Bay, to the main port of Namibia. A boat trip on the lagoon leads you to search for dolphins and sea lions- not private. 

    Early morning trip on the Atlantic Ocean by boat, looking for sea lions, dolphins, pelicans, cormorants and possibly the rare fish "Mola-Mola". This sea adventure allows you to discover the aquatic life of the coast in the best possible conditions, on a comfortable and spacious boat, usually a catamaran with a maximum capacity of 25 people.

    Optional Activities: Flight over the Namib Desert, 4X4 in the Dunes Sandwich harbour, or Quad Bikes. We can make the reservation for you for these activities, and you can pay on the spot.


    Activities: Boat trip 

    Accommodation: Swakopmund Area  

    Meals: Breakfast      

  • Day 7: Journey to the Namib-Naukluft National Parkexpand_more

    Today after breakfast, you will continue the road to the south, in Naukluft Park. 

    Cross the Kuiseb Pass and the Tropic of Capricorn. Namib is one of the oldest and driest deserts in the world, covering more than 15% of the country on the Atlantic. The accumulation of sand and the formation of the dunes spread between 40 and
    15 million years.


    Activities: Kuiseb Pass, Gaub Passage, Tropic of Capricorn. 

    Accommodation: Sossusvlei Area  

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner included (drinks not included) 

    Stay: 2 Nights   

  • Day 8: Admire the Dunes of Namib-Naukluft National Parkexpand_more

    After breakfast, today will be all about forms and colours. The Sossusvlei dunes rise more than 375 meters above the Tsauchab River that flows from east to west in the desert, just a few kilometres from the Atlantic Ocean. They are among the highest dunes in the world. These dunes are located above an ancient petrified desert that forms a basement of sandstone.

    Optional Activities: Balloon, helicopter, or flights over the dunes. We can make the reservation for you for these activities, and you can pay on the spot.    


    Activities: Dune 45, Sossusvlei, Deadvlei, Sesriem Canyon, Namib Naukluft

    Accommodation: Sossusvlei Area 

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included  

  • Day 9: Come to the Kalahari Desertexpand_more

    In the morning, departure to Kalahari via Maltahohe. The Kalahari is the last bastion of the San people with the modern world has developed all the other areas that they once roamed. This area of Namibia is typically made up of red sands covered in thin, mostly golden grass and dotted with acacia trees and wildlife.


    Activities: Bush Man  

    Accommodation: Mariental Area  

    Meals: Lunch, Dinner (drinks not included) 

    Stay: 1Night   

  • Day 10: Return to Windhoekexpand_more

    Today is the last day of your wonder-filled tour in Namibia; departure to Windhoek, where you will arrive in the late morning or early afternoon.  

    You will have some time to visit the city with your guide or do some shopping, before being transferred to the international airport.   

What's Included

Breakfast

Lunch

Dinner

Fuel surcharge

Parking fees

What's Excluded

Gratuities

Restroom on board

Wi-Fi on board

Know before you go

Not wheelchair accessible

Not stroller accessible

Not suitable for pets

No public transportation nearby

Infants must not sit on laps.

We pick-up at Hosea Kutako International Airport and at any hotel in Windhoek. 

Meeting Point

Pick up options can be selected at check out.

Language

English, French

Activity Level

Easy

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