Windhoek Holidays

Sample Itinerary - REF AFRICA 24

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One of the churches in Windhoek

Day 1: Windhoek

Arrive into Windhoek airport and pick up your rental car. Drive to the hotel and overnight.

Clock Tower in Windhoek city centre

Day 2: Windhoek - Etosha N.P.

Today you will drive to your lodge at Etosha National Park, one of the largest parks in Africa. Spot wildlife at the various waterholes where there are predators such as the lion, cheetah, leopard and several other wild cat species, in addition to hundred-strong herds of elephant, various species of antelope and prolific bird life. Etosha is also home to several rare and endangered species such as the black rhino, black-faced impala and gemsbok.

Desert elephant of Namibia

Day 3: Etosha N.P.

Head through Etosha to your next camp for the night, spotting game along the way.

Zebras in Etosha before the rains

Day 4: Etosha N.P. - Swakopmund

Set off today for Swakopmund, it's a long drive. Swakopmund is the adventure capital of Namibia.

German influence in Swakopmund

Day 5: Swakopmund - Namib Naukluft N.P.

After breakfast continue to Sossusvlei. This is a dune wonderland, towering up to 300 m high, surrounding a huge, dried up pan. The warm tints of the sand, ranging from pale apricot to brick orange and deep red, contrast vividly with the dazzling white surfaces of the large deflationary clay pans at some of their bases. Enjoy a Sossuvlei 4x4 excursion and see the famous Dune 45. If you’re feeling energetic climb to the top and admire the incredible view of the world’s highest sand dunes!

Heading for the top of Dune 45

Day 6: Namib Naukluft N.P.

Drive back to Windhoek today in time for your departure flight and drop your car off at the airport.

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 ...


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