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Classic Namibia Self-Drive

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This classic self-drive itinerary covers the main highlights of Namibia, taking you through the capital city of Windhoek, before taking you on a journey to some of the country’s most impressive natural sights including the Sossusvlei sand dunes and Etosha National Park. (ATI)



Day 1

You’ll be met on arrival at Windhoek’s Hosea Kutako Airport by a representative who will hand over your travel documents, brief you on your routing and assist with any queries you may have.

Windhoek: Overnight at Rivendell Guest House - Bed and Breakfast

Day 2

Today your hire vehicle will be delivered to your hotel. Then you will head in a southerly direction and drive to Corona Guest Farm, situated at the foot of the picturesque Gamsberg Pass. There are a range of activities on offer here, including game viewings and a sundowner nature drive.

Corona: Overnight at Corona Guest Farm - Half Board

Day 3

On the third day you’ll drive to Sesriem and Sossusvlei to explore the dunes and even take a walk to Deadvlei to enjoy a collection of ancient camelthorn trees or climb nearby dunes. This area has been recognised as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Sossusvlei and Sesriem: Overnight at Desert Camp - Half Board

Day 4

Enjoy a second day exploring this beautiful landscape.

Sossusvlei and Sesriem: Overnight at Desert Camp - Half Board

Day 5

In the morning you’ll drive to Walvis Bay where you can stop to see the famous lagoon, home to many bird species including greater flamingos. After that, enjoy a pleasant drive onto Swakopmund for adventure activities such as sand boarding, tandem parachuting, fishing and quad biking. There are great restaurant and bars here making for a very pleasant evening.

Swakopmund: Overnight at Sandfields Guest House - Bed and Breakfast

Day 6

Today you can enjoy a Living Desert Tour which will take you into the delicate dune ecosystem to explore the wonderful adaptations of all types of wildlife and plant life.

Swakopmund: Overnight at Sandfields Guest House - Bed and Breakfast

Day 7

Drive to the mountainous region of Damaraland and maybe take an excursion to the Twyfelfontein rock etchings.

Damaraland Area: Overnight at Twyfelfontein Country Lodge - Half Board

Day 8

Today you’ll travel to the world famous Etosha National Park where you have the opportunity to view some of Africa’s incredible animals.

Southern Etosha National Park: Overnight at Okaukuejo Rest Camp - Half Board

Day 9

Make your way slowly east to your next camp which is home to the largest breeding colony of white backed vulture.

Eastern Gate Etosha National Park: Overnight at Onguma Bush Camp - Half Board

Day 10

A second day at the Onguma Bush Camp getting in touch with nature and enjoying the wonderful African landscape.

Eastern Gate Etosha National Park: Overnight at Onguma Bush Camp - Half Board

Day 11

Drive to Otjiwarongo where you can enjoy half day visit to the Cheetah Conservation, the Otjiwarongo Crocodile Farm or to observe endangered Cape Griffon Vulture project.

Otjiwarongo Area: Overnight at Frans Indongo Lodge

Day 12

Return to Windhoek today, in time to connect with your onward flight.

Please note, all visitors will be required to pay Park Fees (locally in cash) when entering the National Parks in Namibia.  Full details will be provided with your information pack on arrival into Windhoek, however, as a guide, the current rate is 80 Namibian Rand per person per day (approximately £5 per person). This rate is subject to change without notice.

What's Included:

  • Complimentary meet and greet
  • Full detailed itinerary and marked road map
  • Complimentary ice box and fully programmable mobile phone with N$50 credit
  • Life Saver Medi-Vac Insurance, including N$25,000 of emergency treatment cover
  • 24hr contact and emergency line for queries or general information


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