8 day Sossusvlei, Swakopmund and Etosha National Park

Sightseeing Tickets & Passes, Windhoek to null

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The most popular option, this 7 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 to Windhoek, Discovery Guest house You will be picked up from Hosea Kutako International Airport.  You will be dropped off at Discovery Guest House. After resting, a free township tour in the afternoon. We will recommend a restaurant for dinner(at your own expense). Day 2-Windhoek-Namib Desert (B; L & D)You will be picked up at 08:00. Passing over the Eros Mountains and  Khomas Hochland Range. As we come through the mountains we drop down from the central plateau to grassy desert savannah. We stop at Solitaire for petrol and perhaps also afternoon tea before we continue to our first night at Namib Desert Lodge or similar. Day 3-Dune 45, Sossusvlei - Desert Experience(B; L & D)Early start to catch the soft light of the sunrise over the desert. Passing through Sesriem we continue towards Sossusvlei with sand dunes rising above us on either side of the road. 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-Desert-Coast (B & L)Move from desert to sea. Cross the Tropic of Capricorn and traverse the Gaub and Kuiseb passes. A stop in Walvis Bay to enjoy the view of flamingos and other birds  and visit the salt works. We overnight in Swakopmund. Dinner tonight is at the client's own expense in a local restaurant. Day 5-Coastal Experience (B & L)In the morning an excursion to the seal colony at Cape Cross, experience thousands of fur seals at close range. During the day free with plenty of time to explore the town. Your guide will discuss all the possible optional activities with you and offer to make pre-bookings in advance. Activities in Swakopmund are at your own expense. Day 6-Swakop-Etosha National Park(B; L & D)You will be collected at 08:00 A stop in Usakos to fill up with petrol.A picnic lunch along the way. Arrive in Okaukuejo in the afternoon. After dinner visit to the floodlit waterhole chance of seeing rhinos and lions. Day 7-Etosha National Park Full Day Drive( B; L & D)Today we will spend most of the day game driving. visit waterholes and Etosha Pan. Late afternoon game drive in search of wildlife. Back at the camp we may enjoy a glass of wine and experience a fabulous sunset from the tower of the old German fort before dinner. Day 8-Etosha to Windhoek(B & L)We head back to the city. We are likely to arrive back in the city in the afternoon and you will be dropped off at your accommodation.

What’s included

  • Park fees (For non-residents)
  • All activities (Unless labeled as optional)
  • All accommodation (Unless listed as upgrade)
  • A professional driver/guide
  • All transportation (Unless labeled as optional)
  • All Taxes/VAT
  • Roundtrip airport transfer
  • Meals (As specified in the day-by-day section)

What’s not included

  • International flights (From/to home)
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Tips (Tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
  • Personal items (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees
  • Some meals (As specified in the day-by-day section)
  • Drinks