25 days in Erongo Region & Damaraland Itinerary

25 days in Erongo Region & Damaraland Itinerary

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Hentiesbaai
— 2 nights
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Damaraland
— 5 nights
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Otjimbingwe
— 4 nights
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Gobabeb
— 4 nights
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Swakopmund
— 9 nights
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Hentiesbaai

Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): steep yourself in history at Zeila Shipwreck and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cape Cross.

To find other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Hentiesbaai sightseeing planner.

Walvis Bay to Hentiesbaai is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of train and car. You will leave for Damaraland on the 25th (Sat).

Things to do in Hentiesbaai

Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Cape Cross
Nature / Park
Cape Cross
4.0
Zeila Shipwreck ©
Historic Site
Zeila Shipwreck
4.0

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Damaraland

Visiting Messum Crater and Brandberg Mountain will get you outdoors. Step out of Damaraland to go to Khorixas and see Burnt Mountain, which is approximately 1h 30 min away.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Damaraland journey planner.

Drive from Hentiesbaai to Damaraland in 5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in May, and nighttime lows around 20°C. On the 30th (Thu), you're off to Otjimbingwe.

Things to do in Damaraland

Nature · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Twyfelfontein ©
Must see
Twyfelfontein
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Messum Crater ©
Geologic Formation
Messum Crater
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Otjimbingwe

Otjimbingwe is a settlement in the Erongo Region of central Namibia. Otjimbingwe is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rhenish Mission Church.

For where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Otjimbingwe trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Damaraland to Otjimbingwe in 4 hours. You'll set off for Gobabeb on the 3rd (Mon).

Things to do in Otjimbingwe

Historic Sites
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4
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Gobabeb

Take a break from the city and head to Gobabeb Desert Research Station and Kuiseb Pass.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Gobabeb road trip tool.

You can drive from Otjimbingwe to Gobabeb in 4 hours. In June, daytime highs in Gobabeb are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. You'll set off for Swakopmund on the 7th (Fri).

Things to do in Gobabeb

Wildlife · Nature · Parks · Scenic Drive

Side Trip

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Kuiseb Pass ©
Scenic Drive
Kuiseb Pass
4.9

9
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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.
Take a break from the city and head to Safaris and Adrenaline & Extreme Tours. Change things up with these side-trips from Swakopmund: Walvis Bay (Kayaking & Canoeing, Walvis Bay Waterfront, &more). Spend the 13th (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: take in the views from Swakopmund Jetty, see the interesting displays at Swakopmund Museum, look for gifts at Kristall Galerie, and take a memorable tour with Tours.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Swakopmund trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Gobabeb to Swakopmund takes 2 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Swakopmund

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

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Must see
Safaris
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Kayaking / Canoeing
Kayaking & Canoeing
4.9
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Dolphin / Whale Watching
Dolphin & Whale Watching
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