15 days in Namibia Itinerary

15 days in Namibia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly + Drive:  25 h
1
Sesriem
— 1 night
Drive:  11 h 30 min
2
Aus
— 1 day
Drive + Fly:  3 h 15 min
3
Windhoek
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  1 h
4
Walvis Bay
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  3 h 45 min
5
Otjiwarongo
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
6
Waterberg Plateau Park
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  21 h
7
Epupa
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  33 h
End: London

1
night
Sesriem

Sesriem ©
Sesriem is a small settlement located in the Namib Desert, in Namibia, close to the southern end of the Naukluft Mountains. On the 15th (Sun), explore the fascinating landscape at Namib-Naukluft National Park. On the next day, explore the fascinating landscape at Namib Desert and then enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Sesriem trip planner.

London, UK to Sesriem is an approximately 24- hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Sesriem. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can drive to Aus.

Things to do in Sesriem

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trip

Namib Desert
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Namib Desert ©
Namib Desert
Namib-Naukluft National Park
Namib-Naukluft National Park
Balloon Rides

1
day
Aus

Aus ©
Aus is a settlement in the ǁKaras Region of southern Namibia. On the 17th (Tue), stroll through Garub Pan and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Wild Horses of the Namib.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Aus trip website.

Traveling by car from Sesriem to Aus takes 11.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel to Windhoek.

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Parks Wildlife
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Garub Pan ©
Garub Pan

4
nights
Windhoek

Windhoek ©
Located in the heart of the country, Namibia's capital city Windhoek receives a constant influx of tourists, in part because of its international airport.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Safaris and Trans-Namib Railroad Museum. Get outdoors at Sossusvlei and Deadvlei. Take a break from Windhoek with a short trip to Elim Dunes in Namib-Naukluft Park, about 4 hours away. There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Hoanib River, browse the eclectic array of goods at Namibia Craft Centre, stroll through NamibRand Nature Reserve, and look for gifts at The Diamond Works.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Windhoek vacation maker tool.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Aus to Windhoek takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In September, daytime highs in Windhoek are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Walvis Bay.

Things to do in Windhoek

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Namib-Naukluft Park, Hoanib River
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Sossusvlei ©
Sossusvlei
Safaris
Deadvlei ©
Deadvlei

2
nights
Walvis Bay

A pleasant port city, Walvis Bay offers tourists a variety of urban entertainment options that complement its many natural attractions.
On the 22nd (Sun), take in the waterfront at Walvis Bay Waterfront, stroll through Dune 7, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Long Beach Leisure Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon): get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour and then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Walvis Bay online itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Windhoek to Walvis Bay in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Traveling from Windhoek in September, things will get a bit cooler in Walvis Bay: highs are around 24°C and lows about 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Otjiwarongo.

Things to do in Walvis Bay

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Long Beach Leisure Park ©
Long Beach Leisure Park
Kayaking & Canoeing

1
night
Otjiwarongo

Otjiwarongo ©
When touring Namibia's famous national parks and reserves, you can opt to base your trip in Otjiwarongo, a laid-back town boasting a number of attractions of its own.
On the 24th (Tue), stroll through REST - Rare & Endangered Species Trust and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cheetah Conservation Fund.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Otjiwarongo tour itinerary website.

Getting from Walvis Bay to Otjiwarongo by combination of car and flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive. Traveling from Walvis Bay in September, you will find days in Otjiwarongo are much warmer (38°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (17°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can drive to Waterberg Plateau Park.

Things to do in Otjiwarongo

Parks Wildlife
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REST - Rare & Endangered Species Trust ©
REST - Rare & Endangered Species Trust
Cheetah Conservation Fund ©
Cheetah Conservation Fund

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Waterberg Plateau Park

Waterberg Plateau Park ©
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): stroll through Okonjima Game Reserve.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Waterberg Plateau Park trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Otjiwarongo to Waterberg Plateau Park in 2.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Waterberg Plateau Park are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Epupa.

Things to do in Waterberg Plateau Park

Parks Wildlife
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Okonjima Game Reserve ©
Okonjima Game Reserve

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night
Epupa

Epupa ©
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Epupa Falls.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Epupa trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Waterberg Plateau Park to Epupa takes 21 hours. You'll set off for home on the 27th (Fri).

Things to do in Epupa

Parks Nature
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Epupa Falls ©
Epupa Falls

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