8 day Sossusvlei, Swakopmund and Etosha National Park Self-Drive (Camping)

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The most popular option, this 8 day safari includes the best of Namibia, with 2 nights in Namibia Desert to explore Sossusvlei, 2 night in Swakopmund and 2 nights in Etosha National Park for game viewing. Perfect trip for those, who love breathtaking views, scenic photographic vistas and closeness to nature!
Day 1-Airport - Discovery Guest House Upon arrival, Discovery Transfers and Tours will collect you to Discovery Guest House. Your rental vehicle will be delivered to you. All your travel information will be presented to you before you undertake your adventure. Spend time today by exploring the Namibia’s capital city. Day 2-Windhoek-Namib Desert (B)Drive from Windhoek towards south to Sossusvlei. Stop-over at viewpoint to appreciate the endless view of the Desert. Arrive at Solitaire around lunch, take a break enjoy lunch and fill up your car. Arrive at the lodge in the afternoon. visit rock formations of Sesriem Canyon, later climb Elim Dune overlooking the beautiful desert horizon. Day 3-Dune 45 - Desert Experience Early start to catch the soft light of the sunrise over the desert. Pass through Sesriem towards Sossusvlei with sand dunes rising above you. Stop at the famous Dune 45. After breakfast, a desert walk in the cool of the morning. A short excursion to Sesriem Canyon in the afternoon. Day 4-Sossus –Swakop Today you are driving from the Desert to Swakop (4-5 hours). stop in Walvis Bay to enjoy the view of flamingos. Visit the salt works .  Activities such as scenic flight, camel riding and many more can be arranged at your own expenseDay 5-Swakop, Cape CrossJourney start from Swakop, Hentis Bay to Cape Cross, the seal Colony. Experience thousands of fur seals at close range. Start your journey from Swakomund after breakfast, on your left side of the road to Hentis Bay be on a look out for a shipwreck. Time to explore the town and do extra activities. Day 6-Swakop-EtoshaEarly departure is recommended. long drive 540km ahead of you. Drive across the Desert towards Usakos, Karibib, Omaruru and Outjo. Picnic lunch in Outjo fill up your car. Afternoon game drive in Etosha NP before sunset. The park closes at 19H00, if staying outside the park,  leave the park on time. Check in your lodge, have dinner and rest well.Day 7-Etosha NP Full Day Drive Spend most of the day game driving. Visit waterholes and Etosha Salt Pan. After lunch late afternoon game drive in search of wildlife including, lion, cheetah etc. After game drive, enjoy a glass of wine/cold beer and experience a fabulous sunset. Visit the waterhole if you are staying inside the park. Please note that staying inside the Park is almost impossible during busy season. Day 8-Etosha-WindhoekDrive 450km travelling on the main road through farmland and small towns, time to stop in Okahandja at carving market. Arrive in the city in afternoon and hand over your vehicle. A shuttle will be ready to take you to the airport to catch your flight. Thank you for your support.

What’s included

  • Car Hire, 4x4, 4x2,Suv, Min Van etc 
  • Camping equipment
  • 7 nights Camping 
  • Entrance fees
  • National Park fees
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Roundtrip airport transfer

What’s not included

  • Drinks
  • No meals, clients to prepare their own meals during the tour