28 days in Namibia Itinerary

28 days in Namibia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Istanbul
Fly:  22 h 45 min
1
Swakopmund
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Damaraland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Khorixas
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
4
Etosha National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
5
Otjiwarongo
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  4 h 30 min
6
Luderitz
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
7
Fish River Region
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 15 min
8
Windhoek
— 5 nights
Drive:  8 h 15 min
9
Sesriem
— 8 nights
Drive + Fly:  25 h
End: Istanbul

4
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.
Step out of Swakopmund to go to Walvis Bay and see Walvis Bay Waterfront, which is approximately 40 minutes away. There's much more to do: take a leisurely stroll along Swakopmund Jetty, stroll through Welwitschia Plains, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and see the interesting displays at Swakopmund Museum.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Swakopmund trip builder.

Istanbul, Turkey to Swakopmund is an approximately 17-hour flight. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Istanbul to Swakopmund due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Istanbul in June; daily highs in Swakopmund reach 26°C and lows reach 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Damaraland.

Things to do in Swakopmund

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Walvis Bay
Find places to stay Jun 8 — 12:
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Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Walvis Bay Waterfront ©
Walvis Bay Waterfront
Swakopmund Museum ©
Swakopmund Museum

2
nights
Damaraland

Damaraland ©
On the 13th (Sat), appreciate the history behind Twyfelfontein. On the 14th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Spitzkoppe.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Damaraland trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Swakopmund to Damaraland in 6.5 hours. While traveling from Swakopmund, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Damaraland, ranging from highs of 35°C to lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to drive to Khorixas.

Things to do in Damaraland

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Spitzkoppe ©
Spitzkoppe
Twyfelfontein ©
Twyfelfontein

1
night
Khorixas

Khorixas ©
Khorixas is a town of 6,000 inhabitants in southern Kunene Region, Namibia. Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): explore the striking landscape at Organ Pipes, thendelve into the lush surroundings at Petrified Forest, and then take an in-depth tour of Experience Darama Culture Museum.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Khorixas trip builder site.

You can drive from Damaraland to Khorixas in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to Etosha National Park.

Things to do in Khorixas

Parks Nature Museums
Find places to stay Jun 14 — 15:
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Organ Pipes ©
Organ Pipes

1
night
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 16th (Tue), tour the pleasant surroundings at Etosha and then don't miss a visit to Okaukuejo waterhole.

Plan a trip to Etosha National Park easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Khorixas to Etosha National Park. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to Otjiwarongo.

Things to do in Etosha National Park

Parks Wildlife
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Etosha ©
Etosha

1
night
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 17th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at REST - Rare & Endangered Species Trust and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cheetah Conservation Fund.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Otjiwarongo trip planning app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Etosha National Park to Otjiwarongo. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in June, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Luderitz.

Things to do in Otjiwarongo

Parks Wildlife
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Cheetah Conservation Fund ©
Cheetah Conservation Fund
REST - Rare & Endangered Species Trust ©
REST - Rare & Endangered Species Trust

2
nights
Luderitz

Luderitz ©
Lüderitz tourism centers around its well-preserved colonial Art Nouveau architecture and diverse wildlife.
On the 18th (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Felsenkirche and then enjoy the sea views from Diaz Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Fri): admire nature's extreme beauty at Agate Beach and then mingle with the ghosts of the past at Kolmanskop Ghost Town.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Luderitz trip planner.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Otjiwarongo to Luderitz in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from Otjiwarongo in June, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Luderitz: temperatures range from 23°C by day to 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Fish River Region.

Things to do in Luderitz

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
Find places to stay Jun 17 — 19:
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Kolmanskop Ghost Town ©
Kolmanskop Ghost Town
Diaz Point ©
Diaz Point
Felsenkirche ©
Felsenkirche

1
night
Fish River Region

Fish River Region ©
The Fish River Canyon, is located in the south of Namibia. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at /Ai-/Ais-Richtersveld Transfrontier Park and then explore the stunning scenery at Fish River Canyon.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Fish River Region online trip maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Luderitz to Fish River Region. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to Windhoek.

Things to do in Fish River Region

Parks Nature Wildlife
Find places to stay Jun 19 — 20:
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Fish River Canyon ©
Fish River Canyon

5
nights
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.
Windhoek is known for historic sites, museums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Deadvlei, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Naute Kristall Cellar and Destillery, browse the eclectic array of goods at Namibia Craft Centre, and tee off at Omeya Golf and Residential Oasis.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Windhoek travel route builder website.

Traveling by flight from Fish River Region to Windhoek takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Windhoek can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Sesriem.

Things to do in Windhoek

Parks Wildlife Shopping

Side Trips

Naute Kristall Cellar and Destillery, Deadvlei
Find places to stay Jun 20 — 25:
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Deadvlei ©
Deadvlei
Christuskirche ©
Christuskirche
NamibRand Nature Reserve ©
NamibRand Nature Reserve

8
nights
Sesriem

Sesriem ©
Sesriem is a small settlement located in the Namib Desert, in Namibia, close to the southern end of the Naukluft Mountains. Venture out of the city with trips to Sossusvlei (Big Daddy Dune, Dune 45 Sossusvlei, &more), Namib-Naukluft Park (Sossusvlei, Elim Dunes, &more) and Neuras Wine & Wildlife Estate (in Maltahohe). There's lots more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Sesriem Canyon, take a memorable tour with Tours, and admire nature's extreme beauty at Namib-Naukluft National Park.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Sesriem trip builder app.

Drive from Windhoek to Sesriem in 7.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sesriem

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Namib-Naukluft Park, Neuras Wine & Wildlife Estate
Find places to stay Jun 25 — Jul 3:
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Sossusvlei ©
Sossusvlei
Big Daddy Dune ©
Big Daddy Dune
Namib Desert ©
Namib Desert

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