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Namibia top 20

Livingstone to Windhoek

Namibia top 20

Livingstone to Windhoek

Namibia top 20

Livingstone to Windhoek

Namibia top 20

Livingstone to Windhoek

Namibia top 20

Livingstone to Windhoek

Namibia top 20

Livingstone to Windhoek

Namibia top 20

Livingstone to Windhoek

Namibia top 20

Livingstone to Windhoek

Namibia top 20

Livingstone to Windhoek

Namibia top 20

Livingstone to Windhoek
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Livingstone to Windhoek

This tour takes you from Livingstone to Windhoek in 15 days. PDFGrab the Tour Dossier PDF .

Current Price

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Duration

15 days

Type

Small Group Tours, Camping Tours,

Accommodation

Camping

Tour Summary

From Livingstone, travel through the Caprivi to the highlights of Namibia. Etosha National Park, Swakopmund and the Namib Dunes (to name a few) will leave you with a hunger for more!

 

Tour Code

LW15-14

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


Livingstone to Windhoek

Day 1 to 2, Livingstone

The group will meet in Livingstone, in Zambia, at 14:00. We have 2 days to explore Victoria Falls, a natural wonder of the world, plunging into the Zambezi Gorge. Adventure activities abound, white water rafting on the mighty Zambezi, or a 111m bungi jump (own expense).

Day 3 to 4, Livingstone to Caprivi Strip

Heading out of Livingstone we cross at Sesheke into the Caprivi, a narrow strip of Namibian land that extends between Angola, Zambia and Botswana. An abundance of large rivers attracts a variety of animals and birds and we have 2 days to explore this remote and beautiful region, including a boat cruise on the Kavango River.

Livingstone to Windhoek

Day 5 to 6, Caprivi Strip to Rundu

Heading out of Livingstone we cross at Sesheke into the Caprivi, a narrow strip of Namibian land that extends between Angola, Zambia and Botswana. An abundance of large rivers attracts a variety of animals and birds and we have 2 days to explore this remote and beautiful region, including a boat cruise on the Kavango River.

Day 7 to 8, Rundu to Etosha National Park

Etosha National Park, “the great white place of dry water”, in the game rich north west corner of Namibia offers a variety of wildlife. We take game drives around the huge dry pan to find the elephants, herds of antelope and lions around the waterholes before we camp at Namutoni, Halali or Okaukuejo with their flood-lit waterholes.

Livingstone to Windhoek

Day 9, Etosha National Park to Brandberg

Our next stop is the Brandberg where we camp next to the dry Ugab River bed, home to the rare desert elephants. We explore the mountains on foot with our local guides, who lead us through this region adorned with rock art including the “White Lady”.

Day 10, Brandberg to Spitzkoppe

Our journey covers some beautiful desert landscapes as we move south towards the huge granite domes that rise out of the desert at Spitzkoppe. We set up camp at the foot of these massive domes, and take a walk to explore the area. The silence and wide open spaces add to the mystery and we enjoy a magnificent sunset.

Livingstone to Windhoek

Day 11 to 12, Spitzkoppe to Swakopmund

We cross flat open plains to the coastline where we visit the Cape Cross seal colony. Further south is the coastal town of Swakopmund. Day free to explore the town or try quad biking / dune boarding (own expense). We enjoy evening restaurant meals (own expense).

Day 13, Swakopmund to Spitzkoppe

We move south towards the huge granite domes of Spitzkoppe and travel through beautiful desert landscapes. Spitzkoppe has a mysterious feel and always reward with magnificent sunsets.

Livingstone to Windhoek

Day 14 to 15, Spitzkoppe to Swakopmund

Today we head for Swakopmund, an old German colony founded in 1892. Rest in the excellent coffee shops, restaurants & bars, browse the craft shops selling Namibian curios or check out the museum, aquarium or art galleries. Otherwise take a quiet walk along the beach and get ready for some adrenaline pumping activities!

Day 16 to 17, Swakopmund to Sesriem

The Lunar landscapes surround the town of Swakopmund and we visit these as we leave and head into the Namib Desert with it’s towering red sand dunes. We will walk to Sossusvlei, explore Sesriem Canyon and watch dramatic sunsets over the world’s highest sand dunes.

Livingstone to Windhoek

Day 18, Sesriem to Windhoek

The charm of the city of Windhoek lies in its harmonious blend of African and European cultures and the friendliness of its people. We arrive late in the day and enjoy a restaurant meal (own expense).

Day 19, Windhoek to Windhoek via (Sossusvlei)

Tour ends after breakfast in the town of Windhoek. Transfers to Windhoek Airport available on request. Please contact the Sunway office at the time of booking to book your transfer.

Meals included in your tour cost

12 Breakfasts, 10 Lunches, 8 Dinners


Highlights included in your tour cost

Livingstone to Windhoek

Sossusvlei Guided Walk

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


ROUTE INFO AND LOGISTICS

This tour goes through: Livingstone, Etosha National Park, Spitzkoppe, Swakopmund, Windhoek & 4 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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