19 days in Namibia Itinerary

19 days in Namibia Itinerary

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Windhoek
— 4 nights
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Luderitz
— 2 nights
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Ais-Ais
— 1 night
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Namib-Naukluft Park
— 2 nights
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Swakopmund
— 4 nights
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Damaraland
— 1 night
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Otjiwarongo
— 2 nights

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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like NamibRand Nature Reserve and Gross Barmen Hot Springs. Visiting Safaris and Daan Viljoen Nature Reserve will get you outdoors. There's lots more to do: stop by Wecke & Voigts, browse the different shops at The Grove Mall of Namibia, play a few rounds at Omeya Golf and Residential Oasis, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Avis Dam Nature Reserve.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Windhoek day trip planning site.

Ljubljana, Slovenia to Windhoek is an approximately 18-hour flight. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Ljubljana in July, with highs in Windhoek at 26°C and lows at 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Luderitz.

Things to do in Windhoek

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 15 — 20:
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Safaris
NamibRand Nature Reserve ©
NamibRand Nature Reserve
Avis Dam Nature Reserve ©
Avis Dam Nature Reserve

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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 21st (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Felsenkirche and then kick back and relax at Agate Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed): appreciate the extensive heritage of Diaz Point and then mingle with the ghosts of the past at Kolmanskop Ghost Town.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Luderitz trip itinerary website.

Getting from Windhoek to Luderitz by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive. In July, daily temperatures in Luderitz can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Ais-Ais.

Things to do in Luderitz

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jul 20 — 22:
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Felsenkirche ©
Felsenkirche
Agate Beach ©
Agate Beach
Diaz Point ©
Diaz Point

1
night
Ais-Ais

Ais-Ais
On the 23rd (Thu), walk around /Ai-/Ais-Richtersveld Transfrontier Park.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Ais-Ais sightseeing site.

Getting from Luderitz to Ais-Ais by car takes about 5.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time for travel to Namib-Naukluft Park.

Things to do in Ais-Ais

Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 22 — 23:

2
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Namib-Naukluft Park

Namib-Naukluft Park ©
One of the world's largest nature and game reserves, the vast Namib-Naukluft Park boasts sweeping desert and mountain landscapes, a diverse range of animal life, and the surreal Sossusvlei, a scenic saltpan sprinkled with towering red sand dunes and petrified acacia trees.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Kuiseb Pass and Gobabeb Desert Research Station. There's more to do: admire nature's extreme beauty at Kuiseb River.

To see reviews and other tourist information, you can read our Namib-Naukluft Park trip planning tool.

Drive from Ais-Ais to Namib-Naukluft Park in 10 hours. In July, daytime highs in Namib-Naukluft Park are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Swakopmund.

Things to do in Namib-Naukluft Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 23 — 26:
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Kuiseb Pass ©
Kuiseb Pass
Kuiseb River ©
Kuiseb River
Gobabeb Desert Research Station ©
Gobabeb Desert Research Station

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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Nature & Wildlife Tours and Food Tours. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Long Beach Leisure Park and German Evangelical Lutheran Church. There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Moon Landscape, stop by Karakulia Weavers, stroll through Welwitschia Plains, and browse for treasures at Peter's Antiques, since 1983.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Swakopmund itinerary planner.

Getting from Namib-Naukluft Park to Swakopmund by car takes about 1.5 hours. July in Swakopmund sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Damaraland.

Things to do in Swakopmund

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 26 — 30:
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Long Beach Leisure Park ©
Long Beach Leisure Park
Moon Landscape ©
Moon Landscape

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Damaraland

Damaraland ©
Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Brandberg Mountain.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Damaraland day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Swakopmund to Damaraland takes 6.5 hours. Traveling from Swakopmund in July, expect nights in Damaraland to be a bit warmer, around 17°C, while days are much hotter, around 41°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Otjiwarongo.

Things to do in Damaraland

Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Jul 30 — 31:
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Brandberg Mountain ©
Brandberg Mountain

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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 1st (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Africat and then tour the pleasant surroundings at REST - Rare & Endangered Species Trust.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Otjiwarongo travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Damaraland to Otjiwarongo in 8 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Damaraland in July: high temperatures in Otjiwarongo hover around 30°C and lows are around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Otjiwarongo

Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 2:
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REST - Rare & Endangered Species Trust ©
REST - Rare & Endangered Species Trust
Africat ©
Africat

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