11 days in Namibia Itinerary

11 days in Namibia Itinerary

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Windhoek
— 2 nights
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Swakopmund
— 4 nights
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Damaraland
— 1 night
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Sesriem
— 2 nights

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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.
Get outdoors at Omeya Golf and Residential Oasis and Safaris. Go for a jaunt from Windhoek to Sossusvlei to see Deadvlei about 5h 30 min away. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Christuskirche, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary's Catholic Cathedral, try to win big at Avani Windhoek Hotel Casino, and look for gifts at Herrle & Herma Jewellers.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Windhoek trip builder.

Johannesburg, South Africa to Windhoek is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Traveling from Johannesburg to Windhoek, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In April, daily temperatures in Windhoek can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Swakopmund.

Things to do in Windhoek

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Golf

Side Trip

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Must see
Deadvlei
4.9
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Safari
Safaris
4.8
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Religious Site
Christuskirche
3.7

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Swakopmund

Nestled on Namibia's Atlantic coast and surrounded by the sand dunes of the vast Namib Desert, the resort town of Swakopmund enchants visitors with its distinct German colonial architecture and pleasant climate.
Escape the urban bustle at Safaris and Long Beach Leisure Park. Family-friendly places like Kayaking & Canoeing and Welwitschia Plains will thrill your kids. When in Swakopmund, make a side trip to see Dolphin & Whale Watching in Walvis Bay, approximately Walvis Bay away. There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, look for gifts at Karakulia Weavers, push the limits with an extreme tour, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Dune 7.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Swakopmund trip maker app.

Traveling by flight from Windhoek to Swakopmund takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or drive. April in Swakopmund sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Damaraland.

Things to do in Swakopmund

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 18 — 22:
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Must see
Safaris
4.8
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Kayaking / Canoeing
Kayaking & Canoeing
4.9
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Dolphin / Whale Watching
Dolphin & Whale Watching
4.6

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Damaraland

Damaraland ©
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): appreciate the history behind Twyfelfontein.

To find other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Damaraland trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Swakopmund to Damaraland takes 6.5 hours. Traveling from Swakopmund in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Damaraland, with lows of 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Sesriem.

Things to do in Damaraland

Historic Sites
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Must see
Twyfelfontein
4.2

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Sesriem

Sesriem ©
Sesriem is a small settlement located in the Namib Desert, in Namibia, close to the southern end of the Naukluft Mountains. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Namib-Naukluft National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the fascinating landscape at Big Daddy Dune and then explore the fascinating landscape at Sossusvlei.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Sesriem tour itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Damaraland to Sesriem in 7.5 hours. You'll have a few hours on the 26th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Sesriem

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 23 — 26:
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Must see
Sossusvlei
4.8
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Desert
Big Daddy Dune
5.0

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