When arranging your transportation, such as flights, please take into consideration the below time restrictions for joining and departing from your group. With these times, we have taken into account travel time to/from the airport in the given destination and required time for check-in or baggage collection/immigration.

Your flight must arrive by or before: 11:59 p.m. on Day 1
Your flight must depart no earlier than: 12:00 a.m. on Day 14

Itinerary

Day 1Windhoek

 

Arrive at any time.

 

Please make sure you have all of the necessary visas for this tour by the time of the welcome meeting. It is very important to read the visa section in our trip details to make sure you know which visas you will need, if any. Please note that not all nationalities are able to obtain a visa on arrival at the border.

 
Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting

 

1h

The adventure begins tonight. Feel free to explore before your welcome meeting, but make sure you’re back in time to meet the group. After introductions, your CEO will review the details of your tour. Please note that normal check-in times apply at our start hotels, but you can usually store your luggage for the day if you arrive early.

Accommodation

 

 
Urban Camp (or similar)

 

Lodge

Day 2Windhoek/Etosha National Park

 

Enjoy a wildlife safari drive in the overland vehicle in Etosha National Park. Opt to take an open vehicle wildlife safari night drive.

 

 
Lando

 

Windhoek – Etosha National Park6h280km

Climb aboard our new custom built ride …. overlanding G-style!

 
Etosha National Park Wildlife Safari Drive (Overland Vehicle)

 

Etosha National Park

Set off into the wilds of Etosha National Park in search of a wide variety of wildlife. More than 100 species of mammals call Etosha home, including lions, rhinos, elephants, giraffes, blue wildebeest, springbok, zebra, and hyenas. As for birds, the salt pan attracts pelicans, flamingos, and many other winged wonders. Bring your camera and go wild!

Optional Activities - Day 2

Etosha Open Vehicle Wildlife Safari Drive
Etosha National Park
660NAD per person

Set off in an open 4x4 safari vehicle with a naturalist guide in search of the stunning wildlife in the park. Wildlife often come to the many watering holes to drink, so keep your eyes peeled for many animals on the move.

Accommodation

 
Etosha NP Okaukuejo Restcamp (or similar)
Campground

Meals included:

 Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 3Etosha National Park

Enjoy a full-day game drive at Etosha National Park.

 

 
Etosha National Park Wildlife Safari Drive (Overland Vehicle)
Etosha National Park

Set off into the wilds of Etosha National Park in search of a wide variety of wildlife. More than 100 species of mammals call Etosha home, including lions, rhinos, elephants, giraffes, blue wildebeest, springbok, zebra, and hyenas. As for birds, the salt pan attracts pelicans, flamingos, and many other winged wonders. Bring your camera and go wild!

Optional Activities - Day 3

Etosha Open Vehicle Wildlife Safari Drive
Etosha National Park
660NAD per person

Set off in an open 4x4 safari vehicle with a naturalist guide in search of the stunning wildlife in the park. Wildlife often come to the many watering holes to drink, so keep your eyes peeled for many animals on the move.

Accommodation

 
Etosha NP Okaukuejo Restcamp (or similar)
Campground

Meals included:

 Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 4Etosha National Park/Damaraland

Morning wildlife safari drive in the overland vehicle. Travel to Damaraland through beautiful desert landscapes.

 

 
Lando
Etosha National Park – Damaraland8h380km

Climb aboard our new custom built ride …. overlanding G-style!

 
Etosha National Park Wildlife Safari Drive (Overland Vehicle)
Etosha National ParkMorning

Game drives are done in our overland vehicle.

Optional Activities - Day 4

Prehistoric Rock Engravings Guided Tour 
Twyfelfontein
70NAD per person

Step back in time to see prehistoric rock engravings made during the early Stone Age. Their exact origin is uncertain, but these works depicting animals and hunters are probably the work of Bushmen or Nama artists estimated to have lived near Twyfelfontein at least 5,000 years ago. Marvel at the more than 2,500 rock carvings and paintings and understand why this is Namibia's first UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Accommodation

 
Aba-Huab Camp (or similar)
Campground

Meals included:

 Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 5Damaraland/Spitzkoppe

Visit the Damaraland Living Museum to learn more about the lost culture of the Damara people, then travel south and enjoy the granite peaks of Spitzkoppe.

Explore on your own by foot, and be sure to check out the night sky—it's great for star-gazing!

Our basic bush camp will have long-drop toilets and no running water.

 
Lando
Damaraland – Spitzkoppe8h300km

Climb aboard our new custom built ride …. overlanding G-style!

 
Damaraland Living Museum
Damaraland

Step into the past and learn about the lost culture of the Damara people at this museum depicting the life and customs of one of the oldest nations in Namibia.

Accommodation

 
Spitzkoppe Camp (or similar)
Campground

Meals included:

 Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 6Spitzkoppe/Swakopmund

Travel through the coastal region to the adrenaline capital of Swakopmund.

We will spend two nights in Swakopmund, here you can explore this historical town or try some of the numerous activities available.

 
Lando
Spitzkoppe – Swakopmund7h30m425km

Climb aboard our new custom built ride …. overlanding G-style!

Accommodation

 
Amanpuri Lodge (or similar)
Hostel

Meals included:

 Breakfast | Lunch

Day 7Swakopmund

Fill free time with sandboarding, skydiving, quad-biking, or a living desert tour.

 

 
Free Time
Swakopmund

Enjoy a free day in Namibia's adventure capital.

Optional Activities - Day 7

Sandboarding in the Namib Desert
Swakopmund4h-5h
400-500NAD per person

Head out into the desert, grab a board, and surf the sand dunes. Choose to lie down headfirst, or stand up, surfer-style.

 
Skydiving
Swakopmund3h-4h
2500NAD per person

Buckle up your harness, practice your exit, then take a plane up and over the dunes of the Namib Desert. Take a deep breath, leap out and freefall with an instructor before he opens the parachute. Admire the view over the dunes as you descend and land safely back on the ground. Wow!

 
Quad Biking 
Swakopmund
600NAD per person

Hop on a quad bike and enjoy a guided off-road tour of this desert landscape. Follow a winding 55-60km route across the plains, and through the dune fields. Don't forget to take in the amazing scenery along the way.

 
Swakopmund Guided Cultural Tour
Swakopmund
400NAD per person

Explore the back streets and local culture on a guided interpretive walk. 


Learn about the history of Swakopmund, its housing and other various topics to get a better understanding of local life. Visit a woman from the Herero ethnic group and also a Nama Medicine Woman, who will host a 'click' lesson in the local Daman language. Finish at a local pub called a 'shebeen' with the opportunity to try the local bush delicacy of Mopani worms and a drink. 

 
Skeleton Coast Scenic Flight
Swakopmund3h-4h
3500NAD per person

Take in amazing views of bird life, shipwrecks, and one of the largest seal colonies in the world over the northern coastline. On the way back, see the Namibia's highest mountain, Damaraland, and the picturesque Spitzkoppe rock formations from above. 

Accommodation

 
Amanpuri Lodge (or similar)
Hostel

Day 8Swakopmund/Namib Desert

Arrive in the area in the afternoon where we will be camping on the edge of the Namib Desert. Opt to walk with a local expert who will explain the desert and its mysteries.

 

 
Lando
Swakopmund – Namib Desert7h300km

Climb aboard our new custom built ride …. overlanding G-style!

Accommodation

 
Namib Desert Camp Boesman (or similar)
Campground

Meals included:

 Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 9Namib Desert

Explore the Sesriem Canyon, a small canyon typical of the area. Then continue on to the Sossusvlei Dunes and climb up breathtaking Dune 45.

We will leave early morning towards Sossuvlei campsite, where the towering red sand dunes of Sossusvlei form the gateway into the Namib Desert. Here you will really feel as though you’re in the middle of nowhere.

The afternoon is spent exploring the natural wonders of this bizarre environment. Visit Sossusvlei - a clay pan, enclosed by the world’s largest sand dunes, up to 300m (984 ft) high. Here, opt to take a guided walk in the sands dunes, or enjoy some free time to explore on your own.

 
Lando
Namib Desert95km

Distance excludes drive to Sossuvlei.

 
Sesriem Canyon Visit
Namib Desert

Enjoy a short stop at Sesriem Canyon, a small canyon typical of the area. The Tsauchab River flows through the canyon every five to ten years, and this creates the nearby salt and clay pan of Sossusvlei.

 
Dune 45 Visit
Dune 45

Set off for a climb of the mighty Dune 45. Look out and view the surrounding desert displaying their amazing orange and yellow hues. Magic!

Optional Activities - Day 9

Sossusvlei Desert Walk
Sossusvlei
10USD per person

Visit Sossusvlei, a clay pan enclosed by the world’s largest sand dunes and enclosing ancient dead trees.

 
Namib Desert Walk
Namib Desert2h-3h
30USD per person

Enjoy a walk amongst the dunes, learning about the surrounding Namib Desert as well as the survival strategies of Bushmen who live in the area.

Accommodation

 
Sossus Oasis Campsite (or similar)
Campground

Meals included:

 Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 10Namib Desert/Fish River Canyon

Enjoy the sunset at Fish River Canyon.

Journey to Fish River Canyon, the largest canyon in Africa, and arguably the second largest in the world. Spend some time here taking in the majestic beauty of the canyon, watch as a spectacular sunset slips over the canyon's rim. 

 
Lando
Namib Desert – Fish River Canyon9h-10h560km

Duration includes canyon visit, excludes dune 45 sunrise. 

 
Fish River Canyon Visit at Sunset
Fish River Canyon

Visit Fish River Canyon, the largest canyon in Africa and, arguably, the second largest in the world. Watch as a stunning sunset slips over the canyon's rim in the early evening. We will only have access to the rim, but the views are spectacular.

Accommodation

 
Hobas Campsite (or similar)
Campground

Meals included:

 Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 11Fish River Canyon/Gariep (Orange) River

Head to the border and cross into South Africa. Camp at the scenic Gariep River and opt to go canoeing.

Set up camp on the banks of Gariep River for the night. After, enjoy a late afternoon of swimming, relaxing, or possibly even canoeing on the river. 

 
Lando
Fish River Canyon – Orange River5h180km

Climb aboard our new custom built ride …. overlanding G-style!

 
Border Crossing (Namibia - South Africa)
Noordoewer – Vioolsdrift

Ready for a little more ink in your passport? Grab your bags and get ready to check another country off your bucket list.

Optional Activities - Day 11

Canoeing on Orange River
Orange River2h-3h
350ZAR per person

Grab a paddle and hop in a canoe. Be sure to wave at the locals from Namibia and South Africa on either side of the river.

 
Swimming
 

Grab your bathing suit and go for a refreshing swim. 

Accommodation

 
Fiddlers Creek Rest Camp (or similar)
Campground

Meals included:

 Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 12Orange River/Cederberg

Travel past large plantations of rooibos tea and view dramatic Western Cape scenery. 

Head south through the Western Cape to the area of the Cederberg Mountains, where we spend the evening camping on a local farm. Explore the area, sip local wine, and sit back and enjoy the dramatic scenery.

 
Lando
Orange River – Cederberg6h30m390km

Climb aboard our new custom built ride …. overlanding G-style!

Accommodation

 
Highlanders Campsite (or similar)
Campground

Meals included:

 Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 13Cederberg/Cape Town

Arrive in vibrant Cape Town and enjoy beautiful views of Table Mountain. Opt for a final night out with the group.

For our final travel day, journey to the cosmopolitan city of Cape Town.

Please note that we arrive in Cape Town in the early afternoon, you might not have time to participate in lengthy activities or see many sights. If you would like to see or do anything, we recommend booking an extra night or two before your return flight home.

 
Lando
Cederberg – Cape Town5h300km

Climb aboard our new custom built ride …. overlanding G-style!

Accommodation

 
Once in Cape Town (or similar)
Hostel

Meals included:

 Breakfast | Lunch

Day 14Cape Town

Depart at any time.

 

 
Departure Day
 

Not ready to leave? Your CEO can help with travel arrangements to extend your adventure. 

Meals included:

 Breakfast

 

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