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Nomadic Namibia

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The one that takes you across Namibia for the ultimate cultural and wildlife adventure

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  • Duration

    7 days

  • Places

    4 places

  • Meals

    6 Breakfasts, 2 Dinners

  • Transport Style

    Coach

  • Group Size

    Maximum 26 people

  • Team

    Expert Trip Manager, Driver & Local Guides

Windhoek, Sossusvlei, Swakopmund, Etosha

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About this trip

Looking for a breathtaking journey through the diverse deserts and savannahs of Namibia. This trip takes you from Namibia's bustling capital to the historic coastal town of Swakopmund and the stretching red sand dunes of Sossusvlei. There's also an unforgettable safari through Etosha National Park (its specialties include desert lions and white dusted elephants) as well as spending time with the indigenous San Bushmen in their village. This is a unique Namibian adventure with the chance to get under the skin of the region's historic nomadic culture and vast and beautiful landscapes - and one that you'll never forget.

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Nights spent per location

  1. 1 1 night

    Windhoek

  2. 1 1 night

    Sossusvlei

  3. 2 2 nights

    Swakopmund

  4. 2 2 nights

    Etosha

  5. Windhoek

DAY 1 - Arrive Windhoek

Windhoek

Your trip starts in Namibia's capital, Windhoek. After meeting the group at the start hotel we’ll go out into town for our first dinner together at the legendary Joe's Beerhouse, sampling some of Namibia's cusine.

Stay

Klein Windhoek Guesthouse (or similar)

FREE TIME ADD-ONS

  • Dinner at the cattle-ranch inspired Joe’s Beerhouse

DAY 2 - Windhoek to Sossusvlei

Windhoek

After a hearty breakfast and sleep-in we on the road together, seeing this beautiful country and hearing about its stories until we check into our lodge tonight. We have an included buffet dinner after the long drive day.

Sossusvlei

Stay

Hammerstein Lodge (or similar)

DAY 3 - Sossusvlei to Swakopmund

Sossusvlei

We're up early today as we want to explore the desert before it gets too hot! Today we get to discover Sossusvlei by taking the iconic shots of Deadvlei and wander around Big Daddy sand dune.

Swakopmund

We then hit the road again and make our way down to the German coastal town of Swakopmund.

Stay

Prost Hotel (or similar)

INCLUDED EXPERIENCES

  • Explore 'Big Daddy' and see the petrified trees in Death Valley

DAY 4 - Swakopmund

Swakopmund

Swakopmund is our adventurers paradise as we explore both the ocean and surrounding desert. We start on a marine boat cruise looking out for seals, dolphins, pelicans and more as we slurp on fresh oysters and Champagne. This afternoon we hit the dunes to try out some dune Quad biking and sand boarding in one of the world's oldest deserts – the Namibia. We will end off the day with a dinner in town reminiscing the days activities.

Stay

Prost Hotel (or similar)

FREE TIME ADD-ONS

  • Marine wildlife cruise with oysters and champagne

  • Quad-bike over the dunes of the Namib Desert

  • Sandboard down the dunes of the Namib desert

DAY 5 - Swakopmund to Etosha

Swakopmund

We leave the coast behind us and head inland to visit an indigenous bushmen village. Here, the bushmen will welcome us into their lives, show us how they've lived in these harsh desert conditions and involve us in their daily activities. From here we head up to Etosha for our included dinner and eagerly await the next days' game drives.

Etosha

Stay

Mondjila Safari Camp (or similar)

INCLUDED EXPERIENCES

  • Bushman Living Museum (MAKE TRAVEL MATTER® Experience)

DAY 6 - Etosha

Etosha

We're up early for our first Namibian game drive in Etosha! The Etosha Pan is so large it can be seen from space, but it's the natural waterholes lining the edge that attract the wildlife (and therefore us) to them. From the big cats to desert-adapted antelope, the wildlife viewing experience here is like no where else on Earth. During the heat of day, relax at the pool or sit at the waterhole watching wildlife come and go before opting to go on another afternoon Etosha Game drive. Tonight we treat ourselves to another buffet dinner on our last night together. 

Stay

Mondjila Safari Camp (or similar)

INCLUDED EXPERIENCES

  • Take a morning game drive through the epic salt pan of Etosha National Park

FREE TIME ADD-ONS

  • Spot wildlife in an afternoon game drive through Etosha

DAY 7 - Etosha to Windhoek

Etosha

After breakfast, we drive back down to Windhoek to catch the afternoon flights back home, saying goodbye to new friends but cherishing our lifelong memories.

Windhoek

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  • 6 nights

    All accommodation is included on this trip

    3 nights in Hotel, 3 nights in African Lodge

    It's all about mother nature in this part of the world and we've got you covered with luxe lodges nestled in the heart of adventure, as well as centrally located hotels in Namibia’s German-inspired cities. Some lodges have swimming pools to take a refreshing dip, some have buffets to indulge in, and all of them are framed by some of the most spectacular scenery you've ever seen right in the centre of all the action

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