15 Day Self Drive Through Namibia

The Perfect 15 Day Road Trip Itinerary Through Namibia

15 Day Self Drive Through Namibia

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Road Trip Highlights

Namibia

4x4

15 days

1995 km

  • Discover the vibrant cosmopolitan atmosphere and rich history of Windhoek.
  • Immerse yourself in the beauty of Sossusvlei’s iconic red sand dunes and breathtaking landscapes.
  • Experience the coastal charm of Swakopmund, where adventure activities await.
  • Encounter rare desert wildlife, including black rhinos, in the remote wilderness of Palmwag.
  • Indulge in thrilling game drives and unforgettable wildlife encounters at Ongava Game Reserve.
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I'm Be, the travel adoring, eco-conscious and coffee loving content creator behind Be-lavie. This inspiring and informative space was created back in 2017 for the experiential boutique travel and sustainable lifestyle lover.

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Suggested Vehicles for hire

Ford Ranger Bushcamper 2 People

Ford Ranger Bushcamper 2 People

2 Seats | 2 Doors | 1 Medium Bags | 1 Small Bags
  • Aircon
  • Power Steering
  • Diesel
Minimum rental: 1 day
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Toyota Fortuner 4x4

Toyota Fortuner 4x4

5 Seats | 5 Doors | 3 Medium Bags
  • Aircon
  • Power Steering
  • ABS
  • Diesel
Minimum rental: 1 day
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Road Trip Itinerary

Activities Kms Stay
Day 1 Arrive in Windhoek. Drive from Hosea Kutako Airport to Windhoek. Stay 1 night at Elegant Guest House. 44 Elegant Guest House
Day 2-4 Drive from Windhoek to Sossusvlei. Explore Namib-Naukluft National Park and enjoy activities such as dune climbing. Stay 3 nights at Desert Homestead Lodge. 318 Desert Homestead Lodge
Day 5-6 Drive from Sossusvlei to Swakopmund. Experience the coastal town's colonial architecture and thrilling activities. Stay 2 nights at Swakopmund Guest House. 360 Swakopmund Guest House
Day 7-8 Drive from Swakopmund to Palmwag. Explore the desert landscape and spot wildlife, including black rhinos. Stay 2 nights at Desert Rhino Camp. 441 Desert Rhino Camp
Day 9-10 Drive from Palmwag to Twyfelfontein. Discover rock art and enjoy nature walks in the Kunene region. Stay 2 nights at Damaraland Camp. 77 Damaraland Camp
Day 11-14 Drive from Twyfelfontein to Ongava Private Game Reserve. Experience wildlife encounters and game drives. Stay 4 nights at Little Ongava. 337 Little Ongava
Day 15 Return to Windhoek. Drive from Ongava Private Game Reserve to Windhoek. Stay 1 night at Elegant Guest House. 418 Elegant Guest House

Photo Gallery

Car Wreck in Solitaire, Namibia | Photo Credits - Be - Lavie
Elepant Herd in Water Hole, Namibia | Photo Credits - Be - Lavie
Granite Arches at Spitzkoppe, Namibia | Photo Credits - Be - Lavie
Lesser Flamingo, Swakopmund, Namibia | Photo Credits - Be - Lavie
Lions at Ongava Private Game Reserve, Namibia | Photo Credits - Be - Lavie
Private Charter Plane over Namibia Desert | Photo Credits - Be - Lavie
Sunset at Sossusvlei, Namibia | Photo Credits - Be - Lavie
Car Wreck in Solitaire, Namibia | Photo Credits - Be - Lavie
Elepant Herd in Water Hole, Namibia | Photo Credits - Be - Lavie
Granite Arches at Spitzkoppe, Namibia | Photo Credits - Be - Lavie
Lesser Flamingo, Swakopmund, Namibia | Photo Credits - Be - Lavie
Lions at Ongava Private Game Reserve, Namibia | Photo Credits - Be - Lavie
Private Charter Plane over Namibia Desert | Photo Credits - Be - Lavie
Sunset at Sossusvlei, Namibia | Photo Credits - Be - Lavie

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