12 days in Namibia Itinerary

12 days in Namibia Itinerary

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Fly
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Swakopmund
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Kamanjab
— 1 night
Drive to Eros, Fly to Luderitz
3
Luderitz
— 2 nights
Drive
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Aus
— 1 night
Fly
5
Windhoek
— 2 nights
Fly
6
Namib-Naukluft Park
— 2 nights
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Drive to Walvis Bay Airport, Fly to Zürich Airport, Drive to Bern

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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like German Evangelical Lutheran Church and Fishing Charters & Tours. Escape the urban bustle at Moon Landscape and Long Beach Leisure Park. There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Snake Park, don't miss a visit to Hohenzollernhaus, and look for gifts at Kristall Galerie.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Swakopmund trip itinerary site.

Bern, Switzerland to Swakopmund is an approximately 20-hour flight. Traveling from Bern in October, things will get somewhat warmer in Swakopmund: highs are around 25°C and lows about 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can go by car to Kamanjab.

Things to do in Swakopmund

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

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Moon Landscape ©
Geologic Formation
Moon Landscape
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Kamanjab

Kamanjab is a village of 6,012 people in the Kunene region in Namibia. On the 24th (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at Otjitotongwe Cheetah Park and then make a trip to Rock Engravings at Peet Alberts Koppie.

To find reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Kamanjab online journey planner.

Drive from Swakopmund to Kamanjab in 7 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to Luderitz.

Things to do in Kamanjab

Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites
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Luderitz

Lüderitz tourism centers around its well-preserved colonial Art Nouveau architecture and diverse wildlife.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): enjoy the sea views from Diaz Point, then enjoy the sand and surf at Agate Beach, and then see the interesting displays at Luderitz Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Sat): mingle with the ghosts of the past at Kolmanskop Ghost Town, contemplate the long history of The Goerke House, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Felsenkirche.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Luderitz online road trip planner.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Kamanjab to Luderitz in 8.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In October, daytime highs in Luderitz are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to drive to Aus.

Things to do in Luderitz

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Parks
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Felsenkirche ©
Church
Felsenkirche
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The Goerke House ©
Historic Site
The Goerke House
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Agate Beach ©
Beach
Agate Beach
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Aus

Aus is a settlement in the ǁKaras Region of southern Namibia. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Garub Pan and then stroll through Wild Horses of the Namib.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Aus trip itinerary builder app.

Drive from Luderitz to Aus in 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel to Windhoek.

Things to do in Aus

Wildlife · Parks
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Garub Pan ©
Nature / Park
Garub Pan
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at NamibRand Nature Reserve. On the next day, get a taste of life in the country at Okapuka Ranch, see the interesting displays at Trans-Namib Railroad Museum, then gain interesting insight with Nande Explorer Cultural Township Tours, then make a trip to Gibeon Meteorites, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Parliament Gardens.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Windhoek online trip maker.

Traveling by flight from Aus to Windhoek takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In October, daytime highs in Windhoek are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel to Namib-Naukluft Park.

Things to do in Windhoek

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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2
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Namib-Naukluft Park

One of the world's largest nature and game reserves, the vast Namib-Naukluft Park boasts sweeping desert and mountain landscapes, a diverse range of animal life, and the surreal Sossusvlei, a scenic saltpan sprinkled with towering red sand dunes and petrified acacia trees.
On the 30th (Wed), explore and take pictures at Spreetshoogte Pass.

For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Namib-Naukluft Park trip planner.

Getting from Windhoek to Namib-Naukluft Park by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Windhoek in October; daily highs in Namib-Naukluft Park reach 25°C and lows reach 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Namib-Naukluft Park

Scenic Drive · Outdoors
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