Cape Town to Windhoek Desert Tour

Cape Town to Windhoek

       

Cape Town to Windhoek Desert Tour

Safari Quick Facts

Safari Price: Euro 1,215 Email: Bookings & Enquiries Email

Safari Starts: Cape Town

Safari Ends: Windhoek Number of Days: 15
Countries visited: South Africa, Namibia
Click here for Departure Dates Vehicles, Guides & Equipment Booking Code: SSCW14

Safari Price Includes:

Entrance fees
Use of camping equipment (except sleeping bags)
Transport in minibus / safari truck & 4WD
Meals as per itinerary
Professional guide

Safari Price Excludes:

International airfares
Arrival and departure transfers
Travel and medical insurance
Personal spending money
Visas
Passports
Vaccinations
Personal taxes (including departure and border taxes)
All optional activities unscheduled or optional National Parks / Reserves Entrance fees
Gratuities
Restaurant meals and all other items of a personal nature.
All drinks, even on days with full board basis.

Cape Town to Windhoek Safari

A complete tour of Namibia with the bonus of a Cape Town start. Discover the desert of Namibia, including Fish River Canyon, awesome red sand dunes of Sossusvlei, wildlife in Etosha NP, and adventure activities in Swakopmund!

Cape Town to Windhoek Desert Tour Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Cape Town Guesthouse  

Departing, after a tour briefing, from Cape Town at 08:00am we visit the African Penguin colony en route to Cape Point Nature Reserve and then relax on Hout Bay beach. We sample some of Cape Town’s culinary wonders at a local restaurant in the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront (own expense).


Day 2: Cedarberg Camping Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

The Cedarberg is a massive rocky wilderness where giant sandstone boulders have been sculpted by wind and rain into bizarre and artistic shapes. In the afternoon we explore the rugged landscape on foot.


Day 3: Gariep River Camping Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

We make our way into the more arid regions and upon entering Namibia, we camp at the Gariep River. Time free for swimming and relaxing or you can adventure down the river in canoes (own expense).


Day 4: Fish River Canyon Camping Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

We make our way to Fish River canyon, the second largest canyon in the world. In the afternoon we watch as a spectacular sunset slips over the canyon’s rim.


Day 5: Namib Desert Camping Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Towering red sand dunes of Sossusvlei form the gateway into the Namib Desert. We will walk to Sossusvlei, explore Sesriem Canyon and watch dramatic sunsets over the world’s highest sand dunes.


Day 6: Namib Desert Camping Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

See day 5 for Itinerary


Day 7: Swakopmund Chalet Breakfast, Lunch

Lunar landscapes surround the coastal town of Swakopmund as we approach the coast. Day free to explore the town or try quad biking / dune boarding (own expense). We enjoy evening restaurant meals (own expense).


Day 8: Swakopmund Chalet Breakfast

See day 7 for Itinerary


Day 9: Spitzkop Camping Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Beautiful desert landscapes. We move north along the arid coast to the Cape Cross seal colony before heading inland to set up camp under the Spitzkoppe, huge granite domes rising out of the desert. Enjoy a magnificent sunset. We’ll take a short walk to explore the area.


Day 10: Ugab Wilderness Camping Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Our next stop is the Brandberg where we camp next to the dry Ugab River, home to the rare desert elephants. We explore the mountains on foot with our local guides, who lead us through this region adorned with rock art.


Day 11: Etosha National Park Camping Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Etosha National Park, “the great white place of dry water”, in the game rich northwest corner of Namibia offers a variety of wildlife. We take game drives next to the huge dry pan to find the elephants, herds of antelope and lions around the waterholes before we camp at Okaukuejo with its flood-lit waterhole. (Subject to animal movements we may use any of the 3 camps in Etosha.)


Day 12: Etosha National Park Camping Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

See day 11 for Itinerary


Day 13: Windhoek Guesthouse Breakfast, Lunch

The charm of the city of Windhoek lies in its harmonious blend of African and European cultures and the friendliness of its people. We visit the cosmopolitan capital and enjoy a restaurant meal (own expense).


Day 14: Tour Ends   Breakfast

Tour ends at 08:00. Transfers to airport available on request

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Cape Town to Windhoek Desert Tour Departure Dates

2010 Safari Departures

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May Departures

Jun Departures

14 January 2010

4 February 2010
11 February 2010

4 March 2010
25 March 2010

15 April 2010
29 April 2010

13 May 2010

3 June 2010
17 June 2010

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Dec Departures

1 July 2010
22 July 2010

5 August 2010
19 August 2010

9 September 2010
23 September 2010

7 October 2010
28 October 2010

11 November 2010
25 November 2010

16 December 2010
30 December 2010

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