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Activities & Transport

  • Hot Air Balloon
  • Kayaking
  • Wildlife Watching
  • Sand Boarding
  • Rental Car
  • 4x4
  • Car with driver

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19-Day Namibia Southern Loop

Hike the Fish River Canyon - Sossusvlei & Dead Vlei - Kayaking with Seals - Etosha National Park
Unique about this tour:
  • Enjoy oysters and champagne on a dolphin and seal-spotting catamaran cruise
  • Family-friendly trip with comfortable accommodations
  • Explore Etosha National Park in the comfort of your own vehicle
  • Travel at your own pace with your private rental car

Welcome to this amazing and comprehensive 19-Day Namibia Loop.

During this self-drive adventure you will visit the Fish River Canyon, the red sand dunes of Sossusvlei, the coastal town of Swakopmund, Twyfelfontein, Etosha National Park, and Waterberg before you head back to Windhoek

This complete Namibia itinerary offers an unforgettable experience in one of Africa's most breathtaking countries!

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Services

Included
  • 18x nights accommodation in a double/twin room
  • 18x breakfast + 3x dinner
  • Airport transfers on arrival and departure
  • "Meet & Greet" on arrival including personalized trip folder with accommodation vouchers and road map
  • 4x4 car rental including unlimited mileage, unlimited drivers, and standard insurance
Excluded
  • International flight
  • Fuel
  • Entrance fees to national parks and museums
  • Travel and cancellation insurance
Optional (Available upon request)
  • GPS
  • Fridge
  • Insurance excess reduction
  • Activities

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Windhoek  

Welcome to Namibia!

Welcome to captivating Namibia!



Once you have arrived in Windhoek, a shuttle will take you to the car rental company to collect your car.



You can then drive to your accommodation to check in.



It is up to you whether you prefer to relax at your accommodation or explore the city and do some shopping.



You may want to go on a Windhoek city tour or Katutura bicycle tour.

Day 1
Hotels Hotels

Standard Accommodation

Klein Windhoek Guesthouse

Comfort Accommodation

Utopia Boutique Hotel

Luxury Accommodation

Utopia Boutique Hotel

Lake Oanob Resort  

Drive to Lake Oanob Resort

Drive to Rehoboth in Central Namibia and stay at the unique Lake Oanob Resort.



Relax by the pool or go on a game drive, there are several activities on offer here! 



There is also a day spa available for some pampering.

Day 2
Hotels Hotels

Standard Accommodation

Lake Oanob Resort

Comfort Accommodation

Lake Oanob Resort

Luxury Accommodation

Lake Oanob Resort

Kalahari  

Enjoy a Sundowner Drive in Mariental

Continue your adventure south today until you reach Mariental, near Hardap Dam. This is Namibia's biggest lake.



Enjoy a sundowner drive and spend the evening in this tranquil setting at your leisure!

Day 3
Hotels Hotels

Standard Accommodation

Kalahari Anib Lodge

Comfort Accommodation

Kalahari Anib Lodge

Luxury Accommodation

Bagatelle Kalahari Game Ranch

Fish River Canyon  

Hike the Fish River Canyon

Your next stop is the striking Fish River Canyon, the world's second largest canyon and Namibia's second most visited attraction.



This ancient geological wonder is great for hiking and boasts many impressive viewpoints and trails.



Spend the next two days hiking around the massive canyon and enjoy the serene and pristine atmosphere.  



 

Day 4
Hotels Hotels

Standard Accommodation

Canyon Roadhouse

Comfort Accommodation

Canyon Lodge

Luxury Accommodation

Fish River Lodge

Fish River Canyon  

Continue Exploring the Unique Landscape at the Fish River Canyon

Spend one more day hiking the otherworldly Fish River Canyon.



Enjoy sand, boulders, and river crossings, as well as absolutely stunning vistas!

Day 5
Hotels Hotels

Standard Accommodation

Canyon Roadhouse

Comfort Accommodation

Canyon Lodge

Luxury Accommodation

Fish River Lodge

Aus / Lüderitz  

Visit Luderitz and Kolmanskop

It's time to continue your loop by driving to Luderitz & Kolmanskop.



The port town of Luderitz makes for a fascinating stop. Boasting charming colonial architecture and Art Nouveau details, it lies near the ghost towns of the diamond boom, preserved by the sands of the desert on one of Africa's harshest coastlines.



Spend some time discovering this mysterious place, before heading out to the ghost town of Kolmanskop.



Kolmanskop seems like it's being swallowed by the desert. Tour the abandoned houses and feel the nostalgia of past diamond splendor. 



 

Day 6
Hotels Hotels

Standard Accommodation

Klein Aus Vista

Comfort Accommodation

Klein Aus Vista

Luxury Accommodation

Klein Aus Vista

Sossusvlei  

Explore the Stunning Dunes at Sossusvlei

It's time to drive up north to one of the most extraordinary environments you'll ever see: Sossusvlei.



If you came to Namibia because you saw pictures of huge red dunes, this is the place!



Located in the Namib Naukluft National Park, Sossusvlei is a white clay pan with some of the highest dunes in the world.



There are lots of accessible attractions in the area, like Dune 45 and Deadvlei.



This is also a fabulous destination for hot-air ballooning!



Stay in your Sesriem accommodation.

Day 7
Hotels Hotels

Standard Accommodation

Desert Camp

Comfort Accommodation

Sossusvlei Lodge

Luxury Accommodation

Sossusvlei Lodge

Sossusvlei  

Keep Exploring the Sesriem Region

Continue exploring the surreal nature around Sesriem. You might want to visit the Sesriem Canyon or enjoy the dunes and the beautiful landscape further!

Day 8
Hotels Hotels

Standard Accommodation

Desert Camp

Comfort Accommodation

Sossusvlei Lodge

Luxury Accommodation

Sossusvlei Lodge

Swakopmund  

Travel to Fun Swakopmund

Continue your journey by driving up a bit north to the beach resort of Swakopmund.



Swakopmund is a great example of German colonial architecture and it offers endless activities for you to engage in, such as quad biking, sand-boarding and sky-diving,



Spend the day at your leisure choosing the activities that appeal to you.

Day 9
Hotels Hotels

Standard Accommodation

Sea Breeze Guesthouse

Comfort Accommodation

The Delight Swakopmund

Luxury Accommodation

Strand Hotel Swakopmund

Swakopmund  

Keep Enjoying Swakopmund

Spend one more day in Swakopmund exploring the surroundings and enjoying the wide array of activities on offer.



You may choose to go on a catamaran cruise or kayaking. If you are more into the desert you can go on the interesting living desert tour, or you can even opt to take a scenic flight over this spectacular terrain.

Day 10
Hotels Hotels

Standard Accommodation

Sea Breeze Guesthouse

Comfort Accommodation

The Delight Swakopmund

Luxury Accommodation

Strand Hotel Swakopmund

Twyfelfontein / Damaraland  

Visit the Rock Art at Twyfelfontein

Continue north to historical Twyfelfontein. Here you will encounter ancient rock engravings in the beautiful Huab Valley.



Visit the rock art and take some time to admire these peculiar surroundings.



 

Day 11
Hotels Hotels

Standard Accommodation

Twyfelfontein Country Lodge

Comfort Accommodation

Twyfelfontein Country Lodge

Luxury Accommodation

Twyfelfontein Country Lodge

Etosha National Park  

Go to the Impressive Etosha National Park

Continue driving until you reach the world-renowned and greatest wildlife sanctuary in NamibiaEtosha National Park. 



Spend the rest of the day on a game drive.



Admire the abundant wildlife gathering at waterholes! 

Day 12
Hotels Hotels

Standard Accommodation

Okaukuejo

Comfort Accommodation

Okaukuejo

Luxury Accommodation

Okaukuejo

Etosha National Park  

Continue Exploring Etosha National Park

Continue exploring the Etosha National Park on a full-day game drive. Keep your eyes out for elephants, lions, giraffes, and more!

Day 13
Hotels Hotels

Standard Accommodation

Okaukuejo

Comfort Accommodation

Okaukuejo

Luxury Accommodation

Okaukuejo

Etosha National Park  

Keep Discovering the Etosha Pan

Continue your exploration of the huge Etosha Pan in search of nature's amazing scenery and magnificent wild creatures. All the driving is done by yourself.



Spend the whole day on game drives.

Day 14
Hotels Hotels

Standard Accommodation

Halali

Comfort Accommodation

Halali

Luxury Accommodation

Halali

Etosha East  

Spend One Last Day in Etosha

Spend one last day surrounded by the incredible bio-diversity of Etosha.



Explore East Etosha and enjoy all the game sightings on your self-drive safari.

Day 15
Hotels Hotels

Standard Accommodation

Onguma Bush Camp

Comfort Accommodation

Etosha Aoba Lodge

Luxury Accommodation

Onguma The Fort

Waterberg Plateau  

Make Your Way to Waterberg Plateau National Park

Move forward towards the Waterberg Plateau National Park, situated high above the plains of the Kalahari.



The park is home to over 200 bird species and some rare species of antelope.



Go on a Plateau Hike for some surreal vistas. Then, come back for a sundowner drive and admire one of the most stunning sunsets in the world.



 

Day 16
Hotels Hotels

Standard Accommodation

Waterberg Wilderness Lodge

Comfort Accommodation

Waterberg Wilderness Lodge

Luxury Accommodation

Waterberg Wilderness Lodge

Waterberg Plateau  

Enjoy a Rhino Drive in the Waterberg Plateau

Spend one more day in the Waterberg Plateau.



Go on an exciting drive in search of rhinos.



Later on, set out on a game-tracking excursion on foot.

Day 17
Hotels Hotels

Standard Accommodation

Waterberg Wilderness Lodge

Comfort Accommodation

Waterberg Wilderness Lodge

Luxury Accommodation

Waterberg Wilderness Lodge

Windhoek  

Return to Windhoek and do Some Last-Minute Shopping

Return to Windhoek, slowly wrapping up this unforgettable journey.



Visit the craft markets for some souvenirs and spend the day at your leisure.

Day 18
Hotels Hotels

Standard Accommodation

Villa Vista Guesthouse

Comfort Accommodation

Villa Vista Guesthouse

Luxury Accommodation

Villa Vista Guesthouse

Hosea Kutako International Airport  

Goodbye, Namibia!

Transfer to the Windhoek Hosea Kutako International Airport in time for your departure flight.



Go home with unforgettable memories and start planning your next trip!



Safe travels, and visit again soon!

Day 19