The Namibia explorer itinerary comprises most of Namibia's point of interests and is very popular due to the varied nature of the programme ( safari, cultural visits and mezmerizing landscapes ). Please find the itinerary underneath or click on the pdf link to get a better view on this journey.

Namibia Explorer

Day 1: WINDHOEK / WATERBERG PLATEAU  (220 km > 03h30)


First day on the road. Visit of the Waterberg plateau / possibility of first game safari at the lodge or campsite

Day 2: WATERBERG PLATEAU/ ETOSHA NATIONAL PARK (390 km > 05h00)


Drive towards Etosha National Park. Possibility to visit the Lake Otjikoto underway. Afterwards check-in at lodge or campsite and first safari in Namibia's most famous national park. ( Etosha's big 4 : lion, leopard, elephant and rhino )

Day 3: ETOSHA NATIONAL PARK


Second day in Etosha National Park. Full day Safari. Afterwards return at lodge or campsite
 
Day 4: ETOSHA NATIONAL PARK / GROOTBERG PLATEAU (260 km > 4h30 )


Last safari and Etosha and drive to Damaraland with its famous Etendeka plateau. Check-in at lodge or campsite 

Day 5 : GROOTBERG PLATEAU / TWYFELFONTEIN (130 km > 2h00)


Black rhino tracking in the morning. Afterwards drive towards Twyfelfontein. Check-in at lodge or campsite

Day 6: TWYFELFONTEIN


In the morning visit of the Bushman engravings at the Twyfelfontein site and in the afternoon Desert Elephant tracking in the Aba huab river. Return to lodge or campsite

Day 7 : TWYFELFONTEIN / SWAKOPMUND (320 km >05h30)


Drive to Swakopmund, passing Uis on the way and possibility to do a detour to Cape Cross ( world's largest cape fur seal colony ) Arrival at Swakopmund and check-in at lodge or campsite

Day 8 : SWAKOPMUND / WALVIS BAY/ SWAKOPMUND(60 km > 1h00)


In the morning boat excursion in search of dolphins, cape fur seals and pelicans. In the afternoon possibility to go for a sandwich harbour tour and explore the dunes in a 4x4 )

Day 9 : SWAKOPMUND / SESRIEM (340 km  > 6h00 )


Drive into the Namib Desert towards Sesriem. Travelling through the Kuiseb Canyon. Arrival at lodge or campsite.

Day 10: SESRIEM/ SOSSUSVLEI/ SESRIEM(200 km )


Early departure towards the Namib Desert highlights (Sossusvlei and Deadvlei ). These are the oldest and highest dunes on the planet. Afterwards visit of the Sesriem Canyon. Afterwards return to lodge or campsite. Extra option : possibility to visit the dunes in a hot-air balloon.

Day 11 : SESRIEM / MARIENTAL ( 320 km> 05h30)


Drive towards the Kalahari desert. Check in at lodge or campsite. Nature and game drive in the afternoon on the Kalahari dunes

Day 12: MARIENTAL/WINDHOEK ( 305 km>04h00)


Drive back towards Windhoek airport / restitution of car and return flight