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10-Day Namibian Explorer from Windhoek

  • 10-day Namibian Explorer from Windhoek
  • See the country's top natural and cultural attractions
  • Visit the towering red dunes of Sossusvlei and the haunting Skeleton Coast
10-Day Namibian Explorer from Windhoek
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10-Day Namibian Explorer from Windhoek

Experience Namibia's top attractions on an exciting 10-day Explorer tour from Windhoek. Set out from the capital city to take in the best this country offers. Learn about the rehabilitation of wildlife at Okonjima's Africat Foundation; enjoy a full-day safari in Etosha National Park; engage with locals in a traditional Himba Village and marvel at the incredible red dunes of Sossusvlei. There's also a free day to explore on your own and a visit to Namibia's incredibly barren and so-aptly named Skeleton Coast. Spend evenings camping beneath Africa's starry skies.

What to Expect
Day 1: Windhoek – Okonjima (300km) (BLD) (Camping)
Depart from Windhoek and continue north.We aim to arrive at Okonjima during the middle afternoon. Okonjima is the home of the Africat Foundation. Afternoon guided tour to see some cheetah and the Africat rehabilitation programme. Camping under the stars.

Day 2: Okonjima – Etosha National Park (300km) (BLD) (Camping)
An early start and continuing north to Namutoni camp in Etosha National Park. During the cool of the late afternoon for our first game drive. After your evening meal there are still more chances to see Etosha’s big game at Namutoni’s floodlit waterhole.

Day 3: Etosha National Park (Full Day Game Drive) (BLD) (Camping)
A full day’s game driving. Along the way we visit several waterholes before continuing to Okaukuejo. Okaukuejo is famous for its waterhole, which has been described as one of the “best game viewing opportunities in Southern Africa”

Day 4: Okaukuejo – Grootberg area (310km) (BLD) (Camping)
Leaving Etosha we begin our journey south to the Grootberg region. Within this area we visit a Himba Village – the only traditionally functioning Himba community outside the far north Kaokoland region of Namibia From here it is a short drive on to The Hoada Community Campsite.We overnight – camping under the stars.

Day 5: Grootberg area – Twyfelfontein (190 km) (BLD) (Camping)
Today we head into one of the most beautiful desert regions in Namibia, Damaraland. Also visiting the ancient Bushman rock engravings at Twyfelfontein. Overnight camping in the area.

Day 6: Twyfelfontein – Swakopmund, Skeleton Coast (420 km) (BL) (Chalet)
Depart from Twyfelfontein area, and continue to the coast of Namibia. Visiting the Cape Cross Seal Reserve en route.
The next destination is Swakopmund.. We aim to arrive in the late afternoon giving us time to explore the town on foot before sunset.

Day 7: Today is a free day. Lunch and dinner today is not included in the price of the safari and will be for the client’s own account

Day 8: Swakopmund – Sesriem area (300 km) (BLD) (Camping)
We first make a stop at Walvis Bay. Our next stop, the tiny town of Solitaire. We aim to arrive at our camp during the late afternoon and watch the colours glow and change on distant mountains to the east.

Day 9: Sesriem – Sossusvlei (Camping) (BLD)
Early morning start. Visiting Dune 45, Sossusvlei and Deadvlei. As the day cools off in the late afternoon we will take a short excursion to the Sesriem Canyon.

Day 10: After breakfast we head back to Windhoek. Arrive back in Windhoek in the late afternoon.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I cannot recommend Wild Dog Safaris highly enough. My kids loved every second of the trip. Our guides were knowledgeable, professional and kind. I have no complaints. I wish we could go again tomorrow. I miss traveling with Wild Dog already.

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Perfect taster for Namibia

In an ideal world we would have liked to have had 3 weeks and enough time beforehand to have been able to organize a self-drive tour around this beautiful country. We didn't have either but still wanted to experience Etosha, Sossusvlei, Swakopmund and other places...More

1  Thank Justin M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Bought a Wild Dog Tour tour through Cardboard box Travel

Make sure that Tour itinerary of Cardboard Box travel is the same as Wild Dog Safari. Our itinerary included a visit to Ai Ais ,but was not on the Wild Dog tour itinerary. Camping equipment ..Tents great, Mattresses poor and too thin .. Eating on...More

Thank brouck
Reviewed 14 July 2018
Amazing and fun tour

The 10-day Namibian Explorer trip was fantastic! Our guide, Willem, was so much fun and was willing to be flexible when our group wanted to do change up our schedule just a bit He also was extremely knowledgeable and I actually learned a lot of...More

2  Thank brandykwilliams
Reviewed 7 July 2018
Excellent trip with perfect guide!

Thank you so much for perfect trip! First of all, we enjoyed Namibia - the best country in Africa! We have perfect guide Milner - very comfortable person, perfect guide, great knowledges! Thank you for all!!! Group of tourists from Israel

Thank gelenapeisikov
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