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Etosha National Park, Namibia

Explore Namibia

Etosha National Park, Namibia

Explore Namibia

Etosha National Park, Namibia

Explore Namibia

Etosha National Park, Namibia

Explore Namibia

Etosha National Park, Namibia

Explore Namibia

Etosha National Park, Namibia

Explore Namibia

Etosha National Park, Namibia

Explore Namibia

Etosha National Park, Namibia

Explore Namibia
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Explore Namibia

This tour takes you from Cape Town to Windhoek in 12 days. PDFGrab the Tour Dossier PDF .

Current Price

ZAR 16450  Currency Converter + ZAR 950 Local Payment ZAR 1190 Single Supplement (if needed)

Duration

12 days

Type

Accommodated Tours,

Accommodation

Lodge, hostel, chalet or permanent tents

Tour Summary

Journey through Namibia exploring stunning landscapes, Himba culture, piles of adventure plus amazing wildlife in Etosha National Park.

 

Which departure date suits you best?

Tour Code

CTW(A)12-13

A day-by-day breakdown of what to expect and where you'll be staying.


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Day 1, Cape Town to Cedarberg

This morning we make our way northward out of Cape Town, passing through the beautiful wine lands. We set camp tonight in the shadow of the Cederberg Mountains.

Day 2, Cedarberg to Orange River - Namibia

Today we journey to a region that is renown for its wildflower display in the Spring, Namaqualand. We make a quick pit stop in Springbok for supplies before journeying on to the Orange River. We cross the border into Namibia and tonight we sleep on the Orange Rivers edge.

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Day 3, Orange River - Namibia to Fish River Canyon

An optional canoe trip on the calm Orange River is available here before we travel further into Namibia. Our campsite is Hobas, which is only a short drive away from the Fish River Canyon.

Day 4, Fish River Canyon to Keetmanshoop

Entering the Kalahari Desert area of Namibia we visit the Kokerboom (Quiver tree) Forest. The Kokerboom or Quiver Tree Aloe dichotoma is a tree aloe and is one of the most characteristic plants of Namibia.

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Day 5, Keetmanshoop to Sesriem

This morning those who wish to spend some time with the !Kung tribe will have the chance to do so. Later we drive west towards the massive dunes of Sossusvlei and the Namib Naukluft Park.

Day 6, Sesriem to Sesriem via (Sossusvlei)

An early start as we enter into the park and head for Dune 45. Clamber to the top for a stunning high-point view over the dunes. We continue to Sossusvlei and from here you will have your own free time to explore the vlei or the surrounding area. Stunning photographic opportunities are available in the dunes so bring those cameras!!

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Day 7, Sesriem to Swakopmund

A spectacular sunset awakens us this morning. We travel north towards Walvis Bay via some glorious desert passes, and make our way along the coast, before finally arriving in Namibia's prime adventure resort - Swakopmund.

Day 8, Swakopmund

A leisure day today to get the feel of this quaint German town sandwiched between the edge of a massive dune field and the ocean. Take on some adventure activities or relax in a cafe on the beachfront.

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Day 9, Swakopmund to Himba Village

We head inland and travel towards Kamanjab and a local Himba Village. A perfect chance to see how other cultures live.

Day 10, Himba Village to Etosha National Park

Northbound we pass some barren but stunning scenery on our way to the jewel of Namibian wildlife parks - Etosha National Park.

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Day 11, Etosha National Park

Today we enjoy a full day of game driving, making our way east along the length of the park. After dinner make your way to another floodlit water hole to see what animals arrive at the water to drink, or relax at the campsite.

Day 12, Etosha National Park to Windhoek

We leave the wildlife to head to the capital city of Windhoek. You may wish to explore this city steeped in German atmosphere or choose to enjoy a flagon of ale at one of the local taverns.

Meals included in your tour cost

11 Breakfasts, 12 Lunches, 10 Dinners


Highlights included in your tour cost

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Sossusvlei Guided Walk

Stunning scenery
Knowledgeable Guides
Sand dune environment
Interesting, entertaining and educational
Worlds oldest desert


There are 8 optional activities available on this trip.

Prices shown are approximate

Tour Starts Tour Ends Price Enquire or Add to Backpack

27 Aug 2014

07 Sep 2014

ZAR 16450 + ZAR 950

03 Sep 2014

14 Sep 2014

ZAR 16450 + ZAR 950

10 Sep 2014

21 Sep 2014

ZAR 16450 + ZAR 950

17 Sep 2014

28 Sep 2014

ZAR 16450 + ZAR 950

01 Oct 2014

12 Oct 2014

ZAR 16450 + ZAR 950

08 Oct 2014

19 Oct 2014

ZAR 16450 + ZAR 950

15 Oct 2014

26 Oct 2014

ZAR 16450 + ZAR 950

22 Oct 2014

02 Nov 2014

ZAR 16450 + ZAR 950

05 Nov 2014

16 Nov 2014

ZAR 16450 + ZAR 950

12 Nov 2014

23 Nov 2014

ZAR 16450 + ZAR 950

19 Nov 2014

30 Nov 2014

ZAR 16450 + ZAR 950

26 Nov 2014

07 Dec 2014

ZAR 16450 + ZAR 950

10 Dec 2014

21 Dec 2014

ZAR 16450 + ZAR 950

17 Dec 2014

28 Dec 2014

ZAR 16450 + ZAR 950

24 Dec 2014

04 Jan 2015

ZAR 16450 + ZAR 950

31 Dec 2014

11 Jan 2015

ZAR 16450 + ZAR 950

ROUTE INFO AND LOGISTICS

This tour goes through: Cape Town, Swakopmund, Himba Village, Etosha National Park & 5 other destination(s) in Africa.

TOUR DETAIL

Crew: 2 crew (including cook)
Vehicle: Overland Truck
Other: Sleeping mat included

Recent Feedback

Left quoteThe highlight of my trip had to be Gweru in Zimbabwe, it was my idea of paradise. So much to do there with the animals and the location of it was just beautiful!Right quote

Anne B (27) from Ireland

Left quoteThe trip was great! A very relaxed ride in a mokoro, followed by camping in the Okavango Delta and watching the animals on the islands was awesome!Right quote

Michael & Silke from Germany

Left quoteI loved every millisecond of the entire trip... Guess what I did in Swakopmund? I skydived out of a plane - woohoo was that AWESOME :-)Right quote

JoJo E (61) from Switzerland

Left quoteFinally home and had a great time…. I loved the shark diving, Sossusvlei and Himba people. Saw Lions, a Leopard, Elephants, Giraffes, everything really! Thanks for…Right quote

John E from Canada

Left quoteI did not believe in god till i visited Chobe National Park.Right quote

Juca from Uruguay

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