15 days in Namibia Itinerary

15 days in Namibia Itinerary

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15 days in Namibia Itinerary

Start: Tallinn
Fly:  23​h 15​min
1
Windhoek
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  1​h 45​min
2
Luderitz
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Ais-Ais
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8​h 45​min
4
Etosha National Park
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h
5
Walvis Bay
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
6
Damaraland
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
7
Swakopmund
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  27​h
End: Tallinn

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.
Spend the 15th (Mon) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. There's much more to do: head outdoors with Deadvlei, examine the collection at National Museum of Namibia, stroll through NamibRand Nature Reserve, and look for gifts at Herrle & Herma Jewellers.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Windhoek route maker app .

Tallinn, Estonia to Windhoek is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. Traveling from Tallinn in July, expect a bit cooler with lows of 9°C in Windhoek. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to Luderitz.

Things to do in Windhoek

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Deadvlei
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Deadvlei ©
Deadvlei
Christuskirche ©
Christuskirche
NamibRand Nature Reserve ©
NamibRand Nature Reserve

2
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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 17th (Wed): enjoy the sea views from Diaz Point, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Felsenkirche, and then see the interesting displays at Luderitz Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Agate Beach, see a world frozen in time at Kolmanskop Ghost Town, and then steep yourself in history at The Goerke House.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Luderitz road trip site .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Windhoek to Luderitz in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In July, daily temperatures in Luderitz can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Ais-Ais.

Things to do in Luderitz

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Kolmanskop Ghost Town ©
Kolmanskop Ghost Town
Diaz Point ©
Diaz Point
Felsenkirche ©
Felsenkirche

1
night
Ais-Ais

Ais-Ais ©
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): take in breathtaking views at Fish River Canyon Nationalpark and then take in breathtaking views at Fish River Canyon.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Ais-Ais travel planner.

You can drive from Luderitz to Ais-Ais in 5.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Etosha National Park.

Things to do in Ais-Ais

Parks Nature
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Fish River Canyon ©
Fish River Canyon
Fish River Canyon Nationalpark ©
Fish River Canyon Nationalpark

1
day
Etosha National Park

Etosha National Park ©
For nature lovers, a trip to Etosha National Park seems like a dream: the vast salt desert houses hundreds of animal species, which roam the arid lands and gather near the many waterholes.
On the 20th (Sat), tour the pleasant surroundings at Etosha Pan and then don't miss a visit to Okaukuejo waterhole.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Etosha National Park trip itinerary site .

Explore your travel options from Ais-Ais to Etosha National Park with the Route module. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to Walvis Bay.

Things to do in Etosha National Park

Parks Wildlife
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Etosha ©
Etosha

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nights
Walvis Bay

A pleasant port city, Walvis Bay offers tourists a variety of urban entertainment options that complement its many natural attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): take in the waterfront at Walvis Bay Waterfront and then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Dune 7 and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Walvis Bay vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Etosha National Park to Walvis Bay takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus; or do a combination of shuttle and train. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Damaraland.

Things to do in Walvis Bay

Tours Outdoors Adventure
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Walvis Bay Waterfront ©
Walvis Bay Waterfront
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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nights
Damaraland

Damaraland ©
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): see the interesting displays at Damara Living Museum and then contemplate the long history of Twyfelfontein. On the 24th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Brandberg Mountain.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Damaraland trip itinerary tool .

You can drive from Walvis Bay to Damaraland in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Walvis Bay in July, expect nights in Damaraland to be a bit warmer, around 17°C, while days are much hotter, around 41°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can drive to Swakopmund.

Things to do in Damaraland

Parks Nature Museums
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Twyfelfontein ©
Twyfelfontein
Damara Living Museum ©
Damara Living Museum
Brandberg Mountain ©
Brandberg Mountain

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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.
On the 25th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Swakopmund Museum, then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at German Evangelical Lutheran Church. On your second day here, push the limits with an extreme tour, then take in the views from Swakopmund Jetty, and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at National Marine Aquarium of Namibia.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Swakopmund visit planner.

Drive from Damaraland to Swakopmund in 3 hours. When traveling from Damaraland in July, plan for colder days and slightly colder nights in Swakopmund: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Swakopmund

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Safaris
Swakopmund Museum ©
Swakopmund Museum
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

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