22 days in Namibia Itinerary

22 days in Namibia Itinerary

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22 days in Namibia Itinerary

Start: Brussels
Fly + Drive:  20 h 45 min
1
Sesriem
— 3 nights
Drive:  8 h 15 min
2
Windhoek
— 5 nights
Fly + Drive:  1 h
3
Walvis Bay
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  3 h 45 min
4
Otjiwarongo
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Waterberg Plateau Park
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  20 h
End: Brussels

3
nights
Sesriem

Sesriem ©
Sesriem is a small settlement located in the Namib Desert, in Namibia, close to the southern end of the Naukluft Mountains. Explore hidden gems such as Hidden Vlei and Elim Dunes. Step out of the city life by going to Namib-Naukluft National Park and Sossusvlei. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sesriem: Kuiseb River (in Namib-Naukluft Park) and Big Daddy Dune (in Sossusvlei). There's more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Sesriem Canyon and soar above the sights with a balloon tour.

Planning Sesriem trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Brussels, Belgium to Sesriem is an approximately 21- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Brussels to Sesriem is 1 hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can drive to Windhoek.

Things to do in Sesriem

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Namib-Naukluft Park
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Hidden Vlei ©
Hidden Vlei
Kuiseb River ©
Kuiseb River
Sossusvlei ©
Sossusvlei

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Safaris and Gross Barmen Hot Springs. Take a break from the city and head to Deadvlei and Daan Viljoen Nature Reserve. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at NamibRand Nature Reserve, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Christuskirche, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Naute Kristall Cellar and Destillery, and get curious at Geological Survey Museum.

For other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Windhoek trip maker.

Traveling by car from Sesriem to Windhoek takes 8.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Walvis Bay.

Things to do in Windhoek

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Deadvlei, Naute Kristall Cellar and Destillery, Gross Barmen Hot Springs
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Safaris
Deadvlei ©
Deadvlei
NamibRand Nature Reserve ©
NamibRand Nature Reserve

3
nights
Walvis Bay

Walvis Bay ©
A pleasant port city, Walvis Bay offers tourists a variety of urban entertainment options that complement its many natural attractions.
Get outdoors at Long Beach Leisure Park and Safaris. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Snake Park. There's lots more to do: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, stroll through Dune 7, stop by Kristall Galerie, and take in the waterfront at Swakopmund Jetty.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Walvis Bay itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Windhoek to Walvis Bay in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Traveling from Windhoek in March, you will find days in Walvis Bay are a bit cooler (29°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel to Otjiwarongo.

Things to do in Walvis Bay

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Swakopmund
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Long Beach Leisure Park ©
Long Beach Leisure Park
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Safaris

3
nights
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.
Escape the urban bustle at REST - Rare & Endangered Species Trust and Cheetah Conservation Fund. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Africat and Tikoloshe Afrika. Step out of Otjiwarongo with an excursion to Erongo Mountain Winery in Omaruru--about 1h 30 min away. There's more to do: stroll around Waterberg National Park.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Otjiwarongo vacation maker tool.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Walvis Bay to Otjiwarongo in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Walvis Bay in March: highs in Otjiwarongo hover around 35°C, while lows dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Waterberg Plateau Park.

Things to do in Otjiwarongo

Parks Wildlife Wineries

Side Trip

Omaruru
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REST - Rare & Endangered Species Trust ©
Africat ©
Africat
Cheetah Conservation Fund ©
Cheetah Conservation Fund

5
nights
Waterberg Plateau Park

Waterberg Plateau Park ©
Escape the urban bustle at Okonjima Game Reserve and Waterburg Plateau Park.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Waterberg Plateau Park holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Otjiwarongo to Waterberg Plateau Park takes 2.5 hours. March in Waterberg Plateau Park sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 20°C at night. On the 4th (Sat), you're off to home.

Things to do in Waterberg Plateau Park

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Waterburg Plateau Park
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Okonjima Game Reserve ©
Okonjima Game Reserve
Waterburg Plateau Park ©
Waterburg Plateau Park

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