10 days in Namibia Itinerary

10 days in Namibia Itinerary

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Windhoek
— 2 nights
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Luderitz
— 2 nights
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Otjiwarongo
— 1 night
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Damaraland
— 1 night
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Swakopmund
— 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.
On the 7th (Sat), stroll through NamibRand Nature Reserve, see the interesting displays at National Museum of Namibia, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Christuskirche, then stop by Herrle & Herma Jewellers, and finally examine the collection at Trans-Namib Railroad Museum. On the 8th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Daan Viljoen Nature Reserve, then stroll around Zoo Park, and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

For ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Windhoek trip planner.

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 March in Windhoek, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 18°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 9th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Luderitz.

Things to do in Windhoek

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Parks
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NamibRand Nature Reserve ©
NamibRand Nature Reserve
Christuskirche ©
Christuskirche
Safaris

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Luderitz

Luderitz ©
Lüderitz tourism centers around its well-preserved colonial Art Nouveau architecture and diverse wildlife.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Agate Beach, see a world frozen in time at Kolmanskop Ghost Town, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Diaz Point.

For reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Luderitz trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Windhoek to Luderitz takes 12 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. When traveling from Windhoek in March, plan for slightly colder days in Luderitz, with highs around 29°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 16°C. You will leave for Otjiwarongo on the 11th (Wed).

Things to do in Luderitz

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Outdoors
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Kolmanskop Ghost Town ©
Kolmanskop Ghost Town
Diaz Point ©
Diaz Point
Agate Beach ©
Agate Beach

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Otjiwarongo

Otjiwarongo ©
When touring Namibia's famous national parks and reserves, you can opt to base your trip in Otjiwarongo, a laid-back town boasting a number of attractions of its own.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): stroll through Africat, then stroll through REST - Rare & Endangered Species Trust, and then stroll through Cheetah Conservation Fund.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Otjiwarongo road trip planning site.

Drive from Luderitz to Otjiwarongo in 14.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Luderitz in March; daily highs in Otjiwarongo reach 35°C and lows reach 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Damaraland.

Things to do in Otjiwarongo

Parks · Wildlife
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Cheetah Conservation Fund ©
Cheetah Conservation Fund
Africat ©
Africat
REST - Rare & Endangered Species Trust ©
REST - Rare & Endangered Species Trust

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Damaraland

Damaraland ©
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Damara Living Museum, then appreciate the history behind Twyfelfontein, and then take in the awesome beauty at Brandberg Mountain.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Damaraland visit planner.

Traveling by car from Otjiwarongo to Damaraland takes 8 hours. In March, Damaraland is a bit warmer than Otjiwarongo - with highs of 39°C and lows of 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Swakopmund.

Things to do in Damaraland

Parks · Nature · Museums · Historic Sites
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Twyfelfontein ©
Twyfelfontein
Damara Living Museum ©
Damara Living Museum
Brandberg Mountain ©
Brandberg Mountain

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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.
On the 14th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Long Beach Leisure Park, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then see the interesting displays at Swakopmund Museum, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Dune 7. Keep things going the next day: get interesting insight from Tours, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at National Marin Aquarium of Namibia, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of German Evangelical Lutheran Church.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Swakopmund attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Damaraland to Swakopmund takes 6.5 hours. Traveling from Damaraland in March, expect Swakopmund to be slightly colder, temps between 29°C and 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Swakopmund

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Safaris
Off-Road Tours
Swakopmund Museum ©
Swakopmund Museum

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