14 days in Namibia Itinerary

14 days in Namibia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Windhoek
— 2 nights
2
Luderitz
— 2 nights
3
Otjiwarongo
— 2 nights
4
Swakopmund
— 3 nights
5
Damaraland
— 1 night
6
Sesriem
— 2 nights

2
nights
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Deadvlei and Safaris. And it doesn't end there: stroll through NamibRand Nature Reserve, see the interesting displays at Trans-Namib Railroad Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Christuskirche.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Windhoek day trip planner.

Cape Town, South Africa to Windhoek is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cape Town to Windhoek due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Cape Town in March: highs in Windhoek hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Luderitz.

Things to do in Windhoek

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Deadvlei
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Deadvlei ©
Deadvlei
Christuskirche ©
Christuskirche
Safaris

2
nights
Luderitz

Luderitz ©
Lüderitz tourism centers around its well-preserved colonial Art Nouveau architecture and diverse wildlife.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): admire nature's extreme beauty at Agate Beach and then enjoy the sea views from Diaz Point. On your second day here, pause for some serene contemplation at Felsenkirche and then mingle with the ghosts of the past at Kolmanskop Ghost Town.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Luderitz road trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Windhoek to Luderitz takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from Windhoek in March, plan for little chillier days in Luderitz, with highs around 29°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel to Otjiwarongo.

Things to do in Luderitz

Historic Sites · Nature · Outdoors
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Kolmanskop Ghost Town ©
Kolmanskop Ghost Town
Diaz Point ©
Diaz Point
Felsenkirche ©
Felsenkirche

2
nights
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.
On the 21st (Sat), stroll through REST - Rare & Endangered Species Trust and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cheetah Conservation Fund. Keep things going the next day: stop by Namibia (SWA) Gemstones and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Africat.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Otjiwarongo online driving holiday planner.

Do a combination of flight and car from Luderitz to Otjiwarongo in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Luderitz in March; daily highs in Otjiwarongo reach 35°C and lows reach 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Swakopmund.

Things to do in Otjiwarongo

Parks · Wildlife · Shopping

Side Trip

Namibia (SWA) Gemstones
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Cheetah Conservation Fund ©
Cheetah Conservation Fund
Africat ©
Africat
REST - Rare & Endangered Species Trust ©
REST - Rare & Endangered Species Trust

3
nights
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.
Get outdoors at Safaris and Dune 7. Get out of town with these interesting Swakopmund side-trips: Walvis Bay (Off-Road Tours & Dolphin & Whale Watching). The adventure continues: walk around Long Beach Leisure Park and get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For traveler tips and more tourist information, use the Swakopmund trip planner.

Traveling by car from Otjiwarongo to Swakopmund takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. When traveling from Otjiwarongo in March, plan for a bit cooler days in Swakopmund, with highs around 29°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Damaraland.

Things to do in Swakopmund

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

Walvis Bay
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Safaris
Off-Road Tours
Dolphin & Whale Watching

1
night
Damaraland

Damaraland ©
On the 26th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Twyfelfontein.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Damaraland day trip site.

You can drive from Swakopmund to Damaraland in 6.5 hours. In March, Damaraland is a bit warmer than Swakopmund - with highs of 39°C and lows of 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Sesriem.

Things to do in Damaraland

Historic Sites
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Twyfelfontein ©
Twyfelfontein

2
nights
Sesriem

Sesriem ©
Sesriem is a small settlement located in the Namib Desert, in Namibia, close to the southern end of the Naukluft Mountains. On the 27th (Fri), explore the fascinating landscape at Namib-Naukluft National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the fascinating landscape at Big Daddy Dune and then explore the fascinating landscape at Sossusvlei.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Sesriem day trip planning site.

Getting from Damaraland to Sesriem by car takes about 7.5 hours. You'll have a few hours on the 29th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Sesriem

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Namib-Naukluft Park
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Sossusvlei ©
Sossusvlei
Namib-Naukluft National Park
Namib-Naukluft National Park
Big Daddy Dune ©
Big Daddy Dune

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