NAMIBIA ESCORTED TOUR HOLIDAY ITINERARY

Travel Itinerary to Namibia

This 19-night guided safari takes you to some of Namibia's highlights. Admire the deep gorges of the Fish River Canyon, climb the world's highest dunes at Sossusvlei and discover the desert. Be enchanted by Luderitz and Swakopmund two charming towns on the Atlantic coast. Cross Ethosa National Park from West to East before returning to Windhoek, via the popular AfriCat Foundation.

day 1

London Heathrow To Windhoek

Departure from London Heathrow, overnight to Windhoek.

days 2-3

The Kalahari Desert

Arrival at Windhoek International airport, where you will be met by your guide, for an overnight stay. Take a city tour, where modern Africa blends with history. Drive into the red dunes of the Kalahari Desert, for another overnight.

days 4-5

To Fish River Canyon

A full day journey through the desert to Keetmanshoop and Fish River Canyon, the second largest in the world, for a 2 night stay. View the spectacular canyon from various vantage points.

days 6-7

The Ghost Town Of Kolmanskop

Via the historic village of Aus, through the Prohibited Diamond Area, to Lüderitz. Visit Kolmanskop, a diamond boom era ghost town abandoned over 40 years ago.

day 8

The Diamond Prohibited Area

The journey leads once more through the Diamond Prohibited Area via Aus and Helmeringhausen. Experience the daily life of a farmer in the south, with an overnight stay at a farm.

days 9-10

Sossusvlei & The Sesriem Canyon

Travel through spectacular scenery to the Sossusvlei region, for 2 nights. Visit Sossusvlei, a clay pan surrounded by some of the highest sand dunes in the world, and the Sesriem Canyon.

days 11-12

Swakopmund & Walvis Bay

North to Swakopmund, a desert town with its old-world charm and relaxed atmosphere hedged by desert and sea. Morning dolphin cruise on the Walvis Bay Lagoon.

days 13-14

Skeleton Coast & Damaraland

Continue to Henties Bay, and the seal colony at Cape Cross, then Skeleton Coast Park to inspect a shipwreck, and on to the Damaraland highlands. Enjoy a full day tour in open 4 x 4 game-viewing vehicles into a private concession area, in search of desert elephants and the threatened black rhino.

days 15-17

Etosha National Park

To Etosha National Park for 3 nights. At the heart of the park is the Etosha Pan, a vast dry shallow depression. Spend these days discovering the mysteries of the African bush in Etosha National Park, doing game drives in the park, and visiting the waterholes that attract a large diversity of animal and bird species.

day 18

The Africat Foundation

Continue to Okonjima Lodge for a 2-night stay. This is the home of the Africat Foundation, a non-profit organisation dedicated to the conservation and protection of Namibian wild cats, in particular the leopard and cheetah.

day 19

Return To Windhoek

Return to Windhoek, via Okahandja to Windhoek. Okahandja is an important centre for woodcarvers from the north. They practice their ancient skills at the Woodcarvers Market next to the main road. This is a good place to pick a last souvenir. Return overnight flight.

Prices

PER PERSON SHARING FROM

2017

01/01 - 31/03

01/04 - 30/04

01/05 - 30/09

£ 4,410

£ 4,410

£ 4,575

2018

01/01 - 31/03

01/04 - 30/04

01/05 - 30/09

£ 5,075

£ 5,075

£ 5,265

Supplement for travel in 2017 - 09-27 Oct, 04-11 Dec. 25-31 Dec: from £100 per person     12-24 Dec: from £630 per person

Contact us for confirmed prices, land only prices, and prices in Euros or US Dollars. Prices subject to reconfirmation at the time of booking.