19 days in Namibia Itinerary

19 days in Namibia Itinerary

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Fly
1
Luderitz
— 1 night
Drive
2
Rosh Pinah
— 1 night
Drive
3
Swakopmund
— 3 nights
Drive
4
Damaraland
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Opuwo
— 1 night
Drive
6
Tsumkwe
— 1 day
Drive
7
Tsumeb
— 1 day
Drive
8
Rundu
— 1 night
Fly
9
Windhoek
— 5 nights

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1
night
Luderitz

Lüderitz tourism centers around its well-preserved colonial Art Nouveau architecture and diverse wildlife.
On the 1st (Mon), enjoy the sea views from Diaz Point and then mingle with the ghosts of the past at Kolmanskop Ghost Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Agate Beach, steep yourself in history at The Goerke House, then pause for some serene contemplation at Felsenkirche, and finally examine the collection at Luderitz Museum.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Luderitz trip planner.

Windhoek to Luderitz is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive. In April, daily temperatures in Luderitz can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can travel to Rosh Pinah.

Things to do in Luderitz

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Beaches · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 1 — 2:
Highlights from your trip
Diaz Point ©
Lighthouse
Diaz Point
3.3
Felsenkirche ©
Church
Felsenkirche
3.9

1
night
Rosh Pinah

Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): see the interesting displays at Rosh Pinah Geo Centre.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Rosh Pinah attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Luderitz to Rosh Pinah takes 3 hours. On the 3rd (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Swakopmund.

Things to do in Rosh Pinah

Museums
Find places to stay Apr 2 — 3:

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.
Swakopmund Museum and German Evangelical Lutheran Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Swakopmund: Walvis Bay (Kayaking & Canoeing, Dolphin & Whale Watching, &more) and Zeila Shipwreck (in Hentiesbaai). There's still lots to do: take in the views from Swakopmund Jetty, push the limits with an extreme tour, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and stroll through Dune 7.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Swakopmund trip planner.

You can drive from Rosh Pinah to Swakopmund in 9.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight and car. In April, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Damaraland.

Things to do in Swakopmund

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Adventure

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 3 — 7:
Highlights from your trip
Swakopmund Museum ©
Must see
Swakopmund Museum
4.3
Zeila Shipwreck ©
Historic Site
Zeila Shipwreck
4.0

2
nights
Damaraland

Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): examine the collection at Damara Living Museum and then contemplate the long history of Twyfelfontein. Here are some ideas for day two: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Brandberg Mountain.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Damaraland road trip tool.

Drive from Swakopmund to Damaraland in 6.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Damaraland when traveling from Swakopmund in April, with lows around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Opuwo.

Things to do in Damaraland

Parks · Nature · Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 7 — 9:
Highlights from your trip
Twyfelfontein ©
Must see
Twyfelfontein
4.2
Damara Living Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Damara Living Museum
4.4

1
night
Opuwo

Opuwo is the capital of the Kunene Region in north-western Namibia. Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at The Ovahimba Living Museum. On the next day, tour the pleasant surroundings at Dessert Elephants Conservation - Kunene Region.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Opuwo road trip app.

Traveling by car from Damaraland to Opuwo takes 12 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Tsumkwe.

Things to do in Opuwo

Museums · Wildlife · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 9 — 11:
Highlights from your trip
The Ovahimba Living Museum ©
History Museum
The Ovahimba Living Museum
4.6

1
day
Tsumkwe

Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Ju/'Hoansi San Living Museum.

Plan my Tsumkwe trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.

Getting from Opuwo to Tsumkwe by car takes about 9.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can go by car to Tsumeb.

Things to do in Tsumkwe

Museums
Find places to stay Apr 11 — 12:
Highlights from your trip
Ju/'Hoansi San Living Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Ju/'Hoansi San Living Museum
4.6

1
day
Tsumeb

Tsumeb is a city of 15,000 inhabitants and the largest town in Oshikoto region in northern Namibia. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): learn about all things military at Tsumeb Museum, don't miss a visit to Tsumeb Art and Craft Center, and then head outdoors with Expedite Aviation.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Tsumeb trip planner.

Getting from Tsumkwe to Tsumeb by car takes about 9 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Tsumeb can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Rundu.

Things to do in Tsumeb

Outdoors · Museums
Find places to stay Apr 12 — 13:
Highlights from your trip
Tsumeb Museum ©
Military Museum
Tsumeb Museum
4.4

1
night
Rundu

Rundu is the capital of the Kavango-East Region, northern Namibia, on the border with Angola on the banks of the Kavango River about 1000m above sea level. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): stop by FAWENA Kavango Basket Shop and then get a new perspective on nature at Mbunza Living Museum.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Rundu road trip site.

Traveling by car from Tsumeb to Rundu takes 3.5 hours. Traveling from Tsumeb in April, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 20°C in Rundu. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Windhoek.

Things to do in Rundu

Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Apr 13 — 14:
Highlights from your trip
Mbunza Living Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Mbunza Living Museum
4.6

5
nights
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate National Museum of Namibia and Trans-Namib Railroad Museum. Your inner history buff will appreciate Christuskirche and Nande Explorer Cultural Township Tours. Go for a jaunt from Windhoek to Sossusvlei to see Deadvlei about 5h 30 min away. Spend the 16th (Tue) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. Next up on the itinerary: engage your brain at Geological Survey Museum, tee off at Omeya Golf and Residential Oasis, tour the pleasant surroundings at NamibRand Nature Reserve, and take an in-depth tour of Cuno Hoffmeister Memorial Observatory.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Windhoek trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Rundu to Windhoek takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Rundu in April, expect Windhoek to be a bit cooler, temps between 31°C and 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Windhoek

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 14 — 19:
Highlights from your trip
Deadvlei ©
Nature / Park
Deadvlei
4.9
Christuskirche ©
Religious Site
Christuskirche
3.7
National Museum of Namibia ©
Specialty Museum
National Museum of Namibia
2.5

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