6 days in Namibia Itinerary

6 days in Namibia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Windhoek
— 1 night
2
Luderitz
— 1 night
3
Omaruru
— 1 day
4
Swakopmund
— 2 nights

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): stroll through Deadvlei. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Christuskirche, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St Mary's Catholic Cathedral.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Windhoek attractions planning tool.

Johannesburg, South Africa to Windhoek is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Traveling from Johannesburg to Windhoek, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Johannesburg in January, expect nights in Windhoek to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Luderitz.

Things to do in Windhoek

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Deadvlei
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Deadvlei ©
Deadvlei
Safaris
Christuskirche ©
Christuskirche

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Luderitz

Luderitz ©
Lüderitz tourism centers around its well-preserved colonial Art Nouveau architecture and diverse wildlife.
On the 28th (Tue), mingle with the ghosts of the past at Kolmanskop Ghost Town, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Felsenkirche, and then kick back and relax at Agate Beach.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Luderitz trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Windhoek to Luderitz in 4.5 hours. Another option is to drive. When traveling from Windhoek in January, plan for little chillier days in Luderitz, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Omaruru.

Things to do in Luderitz

Historic Sites Parks Beaches
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Kolmanskop Ghost Town ©
Kolmanskop Ghost Town
Felsenkirche ©
Felsenkirche
Agate Beach ©
Agate Beach

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Omaruru

Omaruru ©
Omaruru is a city and constituency in the Erongo Region of Namibia. Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): learn about winemaking at Kristall Kellerei and then learn about winemaking at Erongo Mountain Winery.

You can plan Omaruru trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Getting from Luderitz to Omaruru by combination of flight, train, and car takes about 9.5 hours. Other options: drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to drive to Swakopmund.

Things to do in Omaruru

Wineries
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Erongo Mountain Winery ©
Erongo Mountain Winery
Kristall Kellerei ©
Kristall Kellerei

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nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, enjoy the sand and surf at Long Beach Leisure Park, and then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Dune 7 and then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Swakopmund trip planner.

Drive from Omaruru to Swakopmund in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Expect a daytime high around °C in January, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Swakopmund

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Walvis Bay
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Long Beach Leisure Park ©
Long Beach Leisure Park
Safaris
Kayaking & Canoeing

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