6 days in Namibia Itinerary

6 days in Namibia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Luderitz
— 1 night
2
Windhoek
— 2 nights
3
Swakopmund
— 1 night
4
Namib-Naukluft Park
— 1 night

1
night
Luderitz

Luderitz ©
Lüderitz tourism centers around its well-preserved colonial Art Nouveau architecture and diverse wildlife.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): enjoy the sea views from Diaz Point, thenstroll through Agate Beach, thencontemplate the long history of The Goerke House, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Felsenkirche.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Luderitz sightseeing planner.

Johannesburg, South Africa to Luderitz is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Johannesburg to Luderitz due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Johannesburg in September, plan for slightly colder days in Luderitz, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Windhoek.

Things to do in Luderitz

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks
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Felsenkirche ©
Felsenkirche
The Goerke House ©
The Goerke House
Agate Beach ©
Agate Beach

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): stroll through NamibRand Nature Reserve. On the next day, get a taste of life in the country at Okapuka Ranch, stroll around Zoo Park, thensee the interesting displays at Owela Museum, thenexamine the collection at Trans-Namib Railroad Museum, and finally take in the local highlights with Nande Explorer Cultural Township Tours.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Windhoek online road trip planner.

Fly from Luderitz to Windhoek in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Luderitz in September, things will get a bit warmer in Windhoek: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Swakopmund.

Things to do in Windhoek

Parks Wildlife Museums
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NamibRand Nature Reserve ©
NamibRand Nature Reserve
Trans-Namib Railroad Museum ©
Trans-Namib Railroad Museum
Owela Museum ©
Owela Museum

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Swakopmund

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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): stroll through Dune 7, kick back and relax at Long Beach Leisure Park, thenlook for gifts at Kristall Galerie, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at German Evangelical Lutheran Church.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Swakopmund route maker site.

Traveling by flight from Windhoek to Swakopmund takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Windhoek in September, expect Swakopmund to be slightly colder, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to drive to Namib-Naukluft Park.

Things to do in Swakopmund

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Walvis Bay
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German Evangelical Lutheran Church ©
German Evangelical Lutheran Church
Long Beach Leisure Park ©
Long Beach Leisure Park
Dune 7 ©
Dune 7

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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.
On the 25th (Wed), cruise along Spreetshoogte Pass.

To find photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Namib-Naukluft Park day trip planning app.

You can drive from Swakopmund to Namib-Naukluft Park in 1.5 hours. In September in Namib-Naukluft Park, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Namib-Naukluft Park

Outdoors Scenic Drive
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Spreetshoogte Pass ©
Spreetshoogte Pass

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