Windhoek Holidays

Sample Itinerary - REF AFRICA 351

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One of the churches in Windhoek

Day 1: Windhoek - Namib Naukluft N.P.

Arrive into Windhoek airport. We will pick you up from the airport and transfer you to the Namib Naukluft National Park and the lodge.

Heading for the top of Dune 45

Day 2: Namib Naukluft N.P.

We will take you to see the amazing dunes at Sossusvlei where you can climb the mighty Dune 45 and sandboard down to the bottom again and walk through the Petrified forest.

Quiver tree, Namibia

Day 3: Namib Naukluft N.P.

Today we will drive you to Swakopmund where you have the afternoon to explore on your own.

Himba Boy, Namibia

Day 4: Namib Naukluft N.P. - Swakopmund

This morning we will take you to climb Dune 45, one of the highest sand dunes in the World. Afterwards a drive through the park on the way to Windhoek. We will break up the long journey here.

German influence in Swakopmund

Day 5: Swakopmund - Etosha N.P.

This morning early we will drive you to Etosha National park and check you into the lodge.

Desert elephant of Namibia

Day 6: Etosha N.P.

We’ll spend as much time as possible driving through the ‘Great White Place’ (translation for Etosha) trying to get closer to some of the Big Five. The resort also offers fabulous floodlit waterholes, which provide excellent game viewing at night.

Rhino at a waterhole in Etosha National Park

Day 7: Etosha N.P.

Another day of game drives, both morning and afternoon.

Giraffe in the sunset at Etosha

Day 8: Etosha N.P.

You will have morning and afternoon game drives today.

Zebras in Etosha before the rains

Day 9: Etosha N.P. - Caprivi Strip

We will drive you through to Caprivi Strip today for the overnight stay.

Day 10: Caprivi Strip - Okavango Delta

We head to the Okavango Delta today and check you into the lodge.

Elephant in a canal in the delta

Day 11: Okavango Delta

Today is spent doing activities offered by the camp. Pom Pom Camp has game drives, mokoro and fishing excursions, as well as bush walks on offer. The Okavango Delta is one of the last remaining unspoiled wilderness areas of Africa. The Delta is fed by the floodwaters of Central Africa and covers an area of some 16000 square kilometers. These waters fan out into the Okavango Delta forming a wetland system of beautiful palm-fringed channels, lagoons and islands that support a wealth of fauna and flora alike.

Mokoro poler in the Okavango Delta

Day 12: Okavango Delta

You will have morning and afternoon game excursions today - by mokoro or motor boat.

Meandering through the delta

Day 13: Okavango Delta - Chobe N. P.

Today we will transfer you through to Chobe National Park.

Antelope watching out for predators, Chobe

Day 14: Chobe N. P.

We have a morning game drive and in the afternoon we have a sunset cruise on the Chobe River. Here we can watch elephants, hippos, lions, crocodiles and a variety of birds and more without having to even reach for our binoculars!

Lioness in Chobe National Park

Day 15: Chobe N. P. - Victoria Falls

After a leisurely breakfast we cross the border back into Zimbabwe and drive back Victoria Falls. This afternoon we explore Victoria Falls on a guided tour. There will still be time for optional activities should you wish to book any.

The Smoke that Thunders

Day 16: Victoria Falls

Depending on your departure time, you will be taken to Victoria Falls Airport for your onward flight.

Africa Spotlight
German influence on the architecture in Swakopmund

Swakopmund

Founded in 1892 during the German colonial rule, the distinct colonial character has been well preserved. Swakopmund has several excellent ...