15 days in Namibia Itinerary

15 days in Namibia Itinerary

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15 days in Namibia Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  15​h 45​min
1
Walvis Bay
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Etosha National Park
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8​h 45​min
3
Ais-Ais
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
4
Sesriem
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
5
Damaraland
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  19​h
End: Dubai

2
nights
Walvis Bay

A pleasant port city, Walvis Bay offers tourists a variety of urban entertainment options that complement its many natural attractions.
On the 5th (Sat), head outdoors with Outdoor Activities and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Long Beach Leisure Park, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Dune 7, and then take a leisurely stroll along Walvis Bay Waterfront.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Walvis Bay trip builder app .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Walvis Bay is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to Walvis Bay is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Dubai in October, expect Walvis Bay to be much colder, temps between 25°C and 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Etosha National Park.

Things to do in Walvis Bay

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

2
nights
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 7th (Mon), stroll through Etosha and then don't miss a visit to Okaukuejo waterhole.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Etosha National Park trip planner .

Getting from Walvis Bay to Etosha National Park by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and shuttle; or do a combination of train and shuttle. On the 8th (Tue), you'll travel to Ais-Ais.

Things to do in Etosha National Park

Parks Wildlife
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Etosha ©
Etosha

2
nights
Ais-Ais

Ais-Ais ©
Ais-Ais is known for nature and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Fish River Canyon, walk around Fish River Canyon Nationalpark, and tour the pleasant surroundings at /Ai-/Ais-Richtersveld Transfrontier Park.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Ais-Ais sightseeing planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Etosha National Park to Ais-Ais. On the 11th (Fri), you're off toSesriem.

Things to do in Ais-Ais

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

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. Change things up with these side-trips from Sesriem: Sossusvlei (in Namib-Naukluft Park) and Sossusvlei (Big Daddy Dune & Deadvlei). It doesn't end there: take in breathtaking views at Sesriem Canyon and explore the fascinating landscape at Namib-Naukluft National Park.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Sesriem trip itinerary maker website .

Drive from Ais-Ais to Sesriem in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Damaraland.

Things to do in Sesriem

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Damaraland

Damaraland ©
Change things up with a short trip to Messum Crater in Uis (about 58 minutes away).

To see maps and other tourist information, you can read our Damaraland day trip app .

You can drive from Sesriem to Damaraland in 7.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Damaraland

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Messum Crater
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Messum Crater ©
Messum Crater
Twyfelfontein ©
Twyfelfontein
Damara Living Museum ©
Damara Living Museum

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