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Windhoek, Sossusvlei, Swakopmund, Brandberg, Damaraland, Etosha South, Otjiwarongo and Kalahari North

Namibia Self Drive Adventure: 14 days camping or lodging trip through Namibias top spots in central Namibia - specially dedicated for self drive travelling.

Trip Highlights:

  • Conquer the Namib desert climbing the dunes of Sossusvlei
  • Enter the colonial time capsule of Swakopmund and feel the breeze of the ocean
  • Experience the pure Safari feeling driving through beautiful landscapes searching for wildlife
  • Discover amazing rock paintings and engraving a the world heritage site of Twyfelfontein
  • Enjoy the rich wildlife of Etosha national park
  • Get to know the Bushmen the oldest culture of southern Africa
  • Engage in wildlife conservation at Harnas Wildlife Foundation

Namibia Self Drive Adventure: Trip Description

Starting from Windhoek you will proceed directly into the Namib desert to visit the spectacular dunes of Sossusvlei. Leaving the heat of the desert will bring you towards to shore to Swakopmund. A time capsule from colonial times offering the chance for boat cruises, seal watching and experiencing dunes nearly reaching into the ocean. Following the coastline you will reach the Brandberg area with impressive landscape and good chances for wildlife spotting.

Of course this trip is also bringing you to Twyfelfontein – Namibias world heritage site for ancient rock paintings and engravings. With a bit of luck there will be even the chance to spot some Black Rhinos. For everybody not getting enough of the rich Namibian wildlife the trip will proceed through further nice spots in the Kunene region towards the Etosha national park. The final stage to the trip will introduce you into one of the private wildlife conservancy projects of the country - Harnas Wildlife Foundation.

Self drive trips are designed to offer high flexibility for your daily activities. For that reason the itinerary is only structured with the single destinations. We will support you with proposed activities along the trip in the planning process.

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The itinerary of this trip is basically only foreseeing your travel route. As this trip is designed for self drive travelling, you can fill up the single days with your desired activities. Of course we will assist with activity proposals if you wish.


Day 1

Arrival in Windhook

We arrive at Hosea Kutako Airport in Windhoek. Transfer to our accommodation and check in.

Here our cars are waiting for us. We get our cars and check that everything is good and ready. Do last minute shopping at the mall.

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Day 8

Etosha South

Day 9

Etosha South

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Day 11

Kalahari North

Day 12

Harnas Wildlife Foundation

We meet at the breakfast table and listen to what sounds you did hear during the night. We will join the tour guide from Harnas that will take us on the feeding tour of the animals and meet the animals up close and personal.

We be back in time for a light lunch at the lodge and have a bit of free time till our afternoon activity will start.

Tonight we have our last dinner together for this trip and have to say goodbye to our beautiful country Namibia.

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Day 14

Flight Back Home

Included Services

As per our standard services the following items are included in safari trips:

  • Accommodation as per itinerary
  • Activities and entrance fees as per itinerary
  • Breakfast and dinner (except for restaurants)
  • Transport and fuel in specialized 4x4 safari vehicles
  • Camping gear

Excluded Services

As to our standard services the following items are excluded in camping safaris:

  • Flight tickets
  • Airport transfers
  • Travel insurances
  • Visa (necessity of visas to enter Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe is depending on your home country)
  • Travel insurance
  • Optional activities along the trip
  • Additional drinks with your meals and snacks
  • Restaurant visits