The Best of Namibia

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  • Duration: 9 nights
  • Price: US$7,955

Experience a flying safari that encompasses some of Namibia’s most special and iconic areas like Sossusvlei’s magical red dunes, Damaraland’s wild and stark landscape, wildlife-rich Etosha National Park and the northern Kunene’s remote and breathtakingly contrasting beauty.

Small and intimate luxury camps set within private concessions provide world class accommodations and guests enjoy seamless transfers across Namibia’s vast distance aboard light aircraft.

The Best of Namibia tour affords guests the opportunity to sample a broad palette of this amazingly diverse nation’s unique desert scenery and wildlife along with unmatched opportunities for stargazing beneath her gloriously clear night skies. Being privileged to observe Namibia from the air adds the final icing to the cake!

Namibia is exemplified by vast open spaces with the private concessions visited on this tour equalling a staggering 74 700 acres per guest!

Day 1-2
Little Kulala Camp, Sossusvlei

Depart Windhoek by light aircraft and head to the Kulala Wilderness Reserve. Over the next two days, Little Kulala camp will be the springboard for exploring the Namib’s towering red dunes of the Sossusvlei region.

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Access through a private entrance into the Namib Rand Reserve allows extremely early arrival at the incredible dunes of Sossusvlei, maximizing the photographic opportunities of this scenic wonder.
Day 3-4
Damarland camp, Kunene

The scenic three-hour flight provides a bird’s eye view of the rough and rugged topography of the Namib Desert and spectacular Skeleton’s Coast before turning inland to land at Damarland for your two night stay.

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Here the vast sandy dunes are replaced by a desolately beautiful rock-strewn landscape.
Day 5-6
Ongava Lodge, Etosha

A short one hour flight to Ongava Game Reserve, on the edge of the Etosha National Park will deliver you to Ongava Lodge for your two night stay.

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Nestled on the ridge of a rocky outcrop, this intimate camp overlooks vast open plains as well as boasting a popular waterhole that is floodlit at night. Daily game drives in the Ongava Game Reserve as well as into the bordering Park to view the world famous Etosha Pans, offer a superlative wildlife viewing experience with abundant opportunities to view lion, elephant, rhino, leopard, cheetah and a great proliferation of other wildlife species.
Day 7-9
Serra Cafema, Kunene

The flight to Serra Cafema will deliver you to one of the most remote corners of Africa.

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Surrounded by mountainous dunes and craggy rock, this green oasis along the Kunene River will be the jumping off point to explore one of the driest deserts in world, whether by Landrover, quad bike or on foot. One of the highlights of this two night stay will be the unforgettable opportunity to visit a Himba settlement and experience one of the last truly nomadic tribes.
Day 10
Departure

After a leisurely breakfast and a morning activity, you depart the Kunene for your return flight to Windhoek.

 

Namibia 11 Jan – 14 June 15 June – 31 Oct 1 Nov – 19 Dec 20 Dec – 10 Jan
pp. sharing US$ 7 955 US$ 10 355 US$ 7 995 US$ 8 900

 

Included
  • All accommodation, all meals, flights and transfers from Windhoek and returning to Windhoek, local drinks, laundry and all camp activities.

 

Excluded
  • Gratuities, personal purchases, visas and taxes, hot air ballooning at Kulala, International flights, and accommodation in Windhoek if needed.

 

Notes
  • Please enquire about alternate options should you wish to customize this tour in any way.