15 days in Namibia Itinerary

15 days in Namibia Itinerary

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15 days in Namibia Itinerary

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
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. Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): admire nature's extreme beauty at Namib-Naukluft National Park. Keep things going the next day: explore the fascinating landscape at Namib Desert and then enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Sesriem trip itinerary planner.

London, UK to Sesriem is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Sesriem is 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can drive to Aus.

Things to do in Sesriem

Parks Nature Tours
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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. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Garub Pan and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Wild Horses of the Namib.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Aus trip planner .

You can drive from Sesriem to Aus in 11.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel to Windhoek.

Things to do in Aus

Parks Wildlife
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Wild Horses of the Namib ©
Wild Horses of the Namib
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Sossusvlei and Fish River Canyon Nationalpark. Discover out-of-the-way places like Hoanib River and Elim Dunes. The adventure continues: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, stroll through NamibRand Nature Reserve, get outside with Deadvlei, and admire the landmark architecture of Christuskirche.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Windhoek trip itinerary builder tool .

Do a combination of car and flight from Aus to Windhoek in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In September in Windhoek, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel to Walvis Bay.

Things to do in Windhoek

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Namib-Naukluft Park, Hoanib River, Fish River Canyon Nationalpark
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Fish River Canyon Nationalpark ©
Fish River Canyon Nationalpark
Sossusvlei ©
Sossusvlei
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 a leisurely stroll along Walvis Bay Waterfront, then stroll through Dune 7, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Long Beach Leisure Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Walvis Bay trip itinerary planning site .

Getting from Windhoek to Walvis Bay by flight takes about an hour. Other options: do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Windhoek in September, with highs in Walvis Bay at 23°C and lows at 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to 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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): stroll through REST - Rare & Endangered Species Trust and then stroll through Cheetah Conservation Fund.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Otjiwarongo trip planning app .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Walvis Bay to Otjiwarongo in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Walvis Bay in September, expect nights in Otjiwarongo to be somewhat warmer, around 16°C, while days are much warmer, around 37°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Waterberg Plateau Park.

Things to do in Otjiwarongo

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

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night
Waterberg Plateau Park

Waterberg Plateau Park ©
On the 25th (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Okonjima Game Reserve.

To find ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the 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 37°C, while nighttime lows are 16°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 ©
On the 26th (Thu), take in the dramatic scenery at Epupa Falls.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Epupa online vacation maker .

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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