7 days in Namibia Itinerary

7 days in Namibia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Mexico City
Fly:  35 h
1
Windhoek
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Swakopmund
— 1 night
Fly:  35 h
End: Mexico City

2
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Deadvlei and Omeya Golf and Residential Oasis. Spend the 20th (Fri) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through NamibRand Nature Reserve.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Windhoek holiday website.

Mexico City, Mexico to Windhoek is an approximately 31- hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Central Africa Time (CAT) is 7 hours. Traveling from Mexico City in September, expect nights in Windhoek to be about the same, around 16°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 34°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel to Swakopmund.

Things to do in Windhoek

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Deadvlei
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Deadvlei ©
Deadvlei
Safaris
NamibRand Nature Reserve ©
NamibRand Nature Reserve

1
night
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 22nd (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Long Beach Leisure Park and then take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Swakopmund online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Windhoek to Swakopmund takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Windhoek in September, with highs in Swakopmund at 24°C and lows at 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Swakopmund

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Long Beach Leisure Park
Find places to stay Sep 21 — 22:
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Safaris
Long Beach Leisure Park ©
Long Beach Leisure Park

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