The Perfect 6 Day Road Trip Through Namibia

The Ultimate Namibian 6 Day Road Trip Itinerary

The Perfect 6 Day Road Trip Through Namibia

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6 days

1897.2 km

  • Experience the magnificent Dune 40, 45, and Big Daddy Dune scenery.
  • Visit the streets of Swakopmund town and all the activities they offer.
  • Witness the deplorable shipwreck at Skeleton Coast.
  • Witness the wide variety of wildlife that Etosha National Park has to offer.
  • Visit the sanctuary for cheetahs & release site for problem carnivores at Solitaire Guest Farm
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After over 30 years of independent travel to more than 75 countries across 6 continents, I’m here to provide all the information you need to embark on your next adventure. I look forward to sharing the journey with you!

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Road Trip Itinerary

Activities Kms Stay
Day 1 After staying the night in Windhoek at the Chameleon Backpackers, drive to the first destination, Etosha National Park for 1 night at the Halali Camp. 503 Halali Camp
Day 2 While spotting all the wildlife Etosha National Park has to offer, drive to Taleni Etosha Village for a 1 night stay. 90.2 Taleni Etosha Village
Day 3 Drive towards Swakopmund, along the west coast. This journey will take you through Damaraland, the Namib Desert & the Skeleton Coast more amazing scenery and end off the drive in Swakopmund to stay 1 night at A LA Mer Hotel. 500 A La Mer Hotel
Day 4 After enjoying Swakopmund activities such as skydiving, sandboarding & quad biking, drive towards Sossusvlei to stay 2 night's at the Desert Camp. 344 Desert Camp
Day 5 Drive into Namib Naukluft Park to witness the incredible scenery of the dunes collected across the dune belt. Drive back to Desert Camp to stay 1 more night. 103 Desert Camp
Day 6 Drive through to Solitaire Guest Farm, where there is a sanctuary for cheetahs & as well as a release site for problem carnivores. To conclude this road trip, drive through to Hosea Kutako International Airport, Windhoek. 357 Hosea Kutako International Airport

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