15 days in Namibia Itinerary

15 days in Namibia Itinerary

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Windhoek
— 2 nights
2
Luderitz
— 2 nights
3
Fish River Region
— 1 night
4
Etosha National Park
— 1 night
5
Otjiwarongo
— 2 nights
6
Damaraland
— 1 night
7
Swakopmund
— 3 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.
When in Windhoek, make a side trip to see Deadvlei in Sossusvlei, approximately Sossusvlei away. There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Christuskirche, stroll through Daan Viljoen Nature Reserve, stop by The Diamond Works, and hunt for treasures at Namibia Craft Centre.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Windhoek vacation planner.

Porto, Portugal to Windhoek is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Porto to Windhoek is 1 hour. Traveling from Porto in June, plan for a bit cooler nights in Windhoek, with lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel to Luderitz.

Things to do in Windhoek

Parks · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

Deadvlei, Naute Kristall Cellar and Destillery
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Deadvlei ©
Deadvlei
Christuskirche ©
Christuskirche
National Museum of Namibia ©
National Museum of Namibia

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Luderitz

Luderitz ©
Lüderitz tourism centers around its well-preserved colonial Art Nouveau architecture and diverse wildlife.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Felsenkirche and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Diaz Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Thu): kick back and relax at Agate Beach and then mingle with the ghosts of the past at Kolmanskop Ghost Town.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Luderitz trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Windhoek to Luderitz takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Windhoek in June, you will find days in Luderitz are slightly colder (23°C), and nights are about the same (11°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Fish River Region.

Things to do in Luderitz

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

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Fish River Region

Fish River Region ©
The Fish River Canyon, is located in the south of Namibia. Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): explore the stunning scenery at Fish River Canyon.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Fish River Region travel planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Luderitz to Fish River Region. On the 12th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Etosha National Park.

Things to do in Fish River Region

Nature · Parks
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Fish River Canyon ©
Fish River Canyon

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Etosha and then make a trip to Okaukuejo waterhole.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Etosha National Park using our trip planner.

Fly from Fish River Region to Etosha National Park in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and shuttle. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Otjiwarongo.

Things to do in Etosha National Park

Wildlife · Parks
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Etosha ©
Etosha

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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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Cheetah Conservation Fund and then stroll through REST - Rare & Endangered Species Trust. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Africat and then stroll around Waterberg National Park.

To see more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Otjiwarongo trip tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Etosha National Park to Otjiwarongo. In June, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough 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 ©
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): appreciate the history behind Twyfelfontein.

To see more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Damaraland trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Otjiwarongo to Damaraland takes 8 hours. Traveling from Otjiwarongo in June, expect nights in Damaraland to be about the same, around 11°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 35°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to drive to Swakopmund.

Things to do in Damaraland

Historic Sites
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Twyfelfontein ©
Twyfelfontein

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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.
Step out of Swakopmund with an excursion to Walvis Bay Waterfront in Walvis Bay--about 40 minutes away. There's still lots to do: snap pictures at Swakopmund Jetty, tour the pleasant surroundings at Welwitschia Plains, make a trip to Hohenzollernhaus, and push the limits with an extreme tour.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Swakopmund trip planner.

Getting from Damaraland to Swakopmund by car takes about 6.5 hours. When traveling from Damaraland in June, plan for slightly colder days in Swakopmund, with highs around 26°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Swakopmund

Tours · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Walvis Bay Waterfront
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Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Walvis Bay Waterfront ©
Walvis Bay Waterfront
Swakopmund Museum ©
Swakopmund Museum

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