Home > Destination > NAMIBIA TOURS > Camping Safaris > 14 DAYS NAMIBIA BEST EXPEREINCE (Camping)

14 DAYS NAMIBIA BEST EXPEREINCE (Camping)

14-days-nambia
Share this tour with Friends & Family
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  

Tour Introduction

This affortable 14-day Namibia camping safari cover all of the top points of interests in Namibia, including the Fish River Canyon, the Etosha National Park and Sossusvlei / Namib Nauklift Park.  but also covers the far southern region with the Fish River Canyon. Then there is abit of culture whereby you will be able to visit the Himba Tribe,San Tribe and Damara Tribe. All meals will be prepared by our tour-guide and we will provide all camping equipment including tents, pillows, sleeping bags and all utensils. So all you need is your luggage and we good to go!!

Overview

  • DEPARTURE : This tour departs from Windhoek
  • COUNTRY(‘S) : Namibia
  • DESTINATIONS : Namibia Best Expereince Camping
  • TOUR CODE:14C-KET-FRC-SOS-ETO-1
  • RETURN : Back to Windhoek in the Afternoon
  • PASSENGERS : Minimum 1 – Maximum 12
  • STYLE : Lodging or Camping
  • MEALS : Self-Catering
  • VEHICLE : 2-4: Double Cab 4x4/ SUV
  • 5 - 12 guests: Toyota Quantum/Landcruiser

Day 1
Day 1: Bagatelle Kalahari Game Ranch, Mariental or similar /camping

Mariental

Situated in south central Namibia, fringing the Kalahari Desert, the city of Mariental lies along the TransNam ib

railway and serves as the Hardap Region’s commercial and administrative capital. It provides an important petrol

stop before heading west to Sesriem to view the red-orange dunes of Sossusvlei. Mariental is located close to

magnificent the Hardap Dam, which is the largest reservoir in Namibia. The Hardap Irrigation Scheme has breathed

life into this arid terrain, which is now fertile with farmlands covered in citrus, melons, lucerne, wine and maize, and

dotted with ostrich farms. The dam is a popular holiday resort which draws city slickers from Windhoek and offers an

array of watersports, scenic walks, and abundant wildlife in a 20000-hectare nature reserve set on its western bank;

where visitors can spot rhino, ostrich, antelope, springbok and a variety of bird species.

Overnight: Bagatelle Kalahari Game Ranch

The lodge lies on the edge of the Southern Kalahari in the mixed tree and shrub Savannah.

The ranch is characterized by huge red sands dunes running parallel, and in a northern-westerly to south-easterly

direction. This ‘Spirit of Africa’ atmosphere, coupled with service, delivered with graciousness and charm, in an

unashamedly luxurious setting, will be the hallmarks of this establishment, providing excellent value and

unforgettable memories for the discerning traveller.

Activities

Game drive

Optional

Cheetah feeding

Horse riding

Day 2
Day 2: Canyon Roadhouse Gondwana Collection Namibia, Fish River Canyon or similar

Fish River Canyon

Carving out an epic rocky wonderland in the south of Namibia, the Fish River has created Africa’s largest and the

world’s second largest canyon. Hot, dry and stony, the Fish River Canyon measures a whopping 160 kilometres in

length, at times 27 kilometres in width and 550 metres in depth. The awe-inspiring natural beauty of this ancient

geological marvel draws visitors from around the globe. For those looking for adventure, the intense 85 kilometre

Fish River Hiking Trail through1.5 billion years of geological history will definitely thrill avid adventure enthusiasts,

and for visitors looking to relax, head over to the canyon's southern end to enjoy a soak in the mineral waters of the

renowned hot springs of Ai-Ais, or take in the spectacularly scenic views from Hobas Restcamp as well as numerous

other viewpoints along its rim. Other popular activities include: scenic chartered flights, horse riding, nature drives

and seasonal kayaking.

Overnight: Canyon Roadhouse Gondwana Collection Namibia

Canyon Roadhouse is located 20 km east of the Fish River Canyon on the C 37.

Fill up with smiles at this innovative lodge that celebrates the good old days of the automobile. It offers peace ful

slumber in 24 spacious rooms and boasts a pool, a campsite, a fuel station, an inviting terrace and the most

extraordinary restaurant in southern Namibia.

Activities

Canyon drive & Hiking the Canyon

Day 3
Day 3: Lüderitz Nest Hotel, Luderitz or similar

Luderitz

Sandwiched between the rugged and stark Atlantic Coast and the arid Namib Desert, the town of Luderitz is set in an

incredibly unique geographical setting. This seaside town is something of an anomaly frozen in time – a piece of

19th-century Bavaria bordering the pinkish sand dunes of the Namib Desert. Lutheran churches, German bakeries,

and colonial buildings boasting German art nouveau architecture are dotted about the settlement, while its

windswept beaches are home to flamingos, ostriches, seals and penguins. The nearby ghost town of Kolmanskop,

which has been taken over by the desert dunes, is one of the most fascinating area attractions, located

approximately 10 kilometres from Luderitz central. Visitors can also take a trip to discov er the wild desert-adapted

horses located near the small town of Aus.

Overnight: Lüderitz Nest Hotel View iBrochure

The Lüderitz Nest Hotel enjoys a superb on the rocks and sea location, with far reaching uninterrupted views. The

hotel’s private tidal beach with walk-on jetty, unique in Namibia, allows the guest to get close-up to the sea. All

rooms and suites have direct sea views. The outdoor sparkling residents' pool with sun -loungers and parasols is

surrounded by verdant gardens. Facilities include free Wi-Fi throughout, complementary full-buffet breakfasts, free

sauna and free secure parking. The hotel delivers a friendly service in a relaxed environment.

Since 1998, management and staff have hosted guests from around the world and very much look forward to

welcoming you. Hospitality Association of Namibia (HAN) Excellence Awards 2016 winner.

Included

Activities

Kolmanskop

Day 4
Day 4: Desert Homestead Horse Trails, Sossusvlei or similar

Sossusvlei

Located in the scenic Namib-Naukluft National Park, Sossusvlei is where you will find the iconic red sand dunes of the

Namib. The clear blue skies contrast with the giant red dunes to make this one of the most scenic natural wonders of

Africa and a photographer's heaven. This awe-inspiring destination is possibly Namibia's premier attraction, with its

unique dunes rising to almost 400 metres-some of the highest in the world. These iconic dunes come alive in

morning and evening light and draw photography enthusiasts from around the globe. Sossusvlei is home to a variety

desert wildlife including oryx, springbok, ostrich and a variety of reptiles. Visitors can climb 'Big Daddy', one of

Sossusvlei’s tallest dunes; explore Deadvlei, a white, salt, claypan dotted with ancient trees; or for the more

extravagant, scenic flights and hot air ballooning are on offer, followed by a once -in-a-lifetime champagne breakfast

amidst these majestic dunes.

Overnight: Desert Homestead Horse Trails

The Desert Homestead Lodge is well-known for its guided trail rides in the Namib desert. Morning and evening trail

rides may spontaneously be booked in the lodge.

Horse riding safaris lasting several days can be booked by experienced riders as well as beginners. Spending the night

in a romantic tent camp around a campfire under the starry sky of the Namib desert will be an unforgettable

experience. Trail rides with overnight stays have to be booked at least one week in advance.

Activities

Sundowner at Elim Dune

Sesriem Drive

Day 5
Day 5-6: Sossus Dune Lodge, Sossusvlei

Sossusvlei

See Above

Overnight: Sossus Dune Lodge

Namibia Wildlife Resorts launched the first lodge in the Namib-Naukluft Park, the Sossus Dune Lodge, in June 2007.

Built in an environmentally sensitive manner, primarily from wood, canvas and thatch, in an attractive 'afro -village'

style, Sossus Dune Lodge offers guests an evocative and life changing experience. Situated with in the park, guests

benefit from being able to reach Sossusvlei before sunrise, and stay until after sunset, and on their return after an

exhilarating day, relax in the tranquillity and splendor of the Namib Desert, under the spectacular African sky. Sossu s

Dune Lodge offers professional guided tours, fully unleashing the beauty and biological diversity of the desert

environment to visitors, and offers the best beds in the desert.

Activities

Sossusvlei Excursion: Deadvlei,Dune 45 , Big Daddy, Hittenvlei,

Day 6
Day 7: Galton House, Windhoek

Windhoek

Situated in Central Namibia, the cosmopolitan city of Windhoek serves as the capital of the country. It is home to an

international airport and a plethora of restaurants, shops, entertainment venues and accommodation options. The

city is clean, safe and well-organised, with a colonial legacy that is reflected in its many German eateries and shops,

and the widespread use of the German language. Windhoek has an interesting mix of historical architecture and

modern buildings, many of which are worth a look, including the Alte Feste an old fort, the 1896 Christuskirche

Christ Church, and the more contemporary Supreme Court.

Overnight: Galton House

Named after the famous explorer Sir Francis Galton, it has a relaxed but efficient style which creates a very

welcoming atmosphere. Impressive wildlife photography adorns the walls whilst the rest of the interior is a

combination of modern minimalist and understated chic.

A mere ten minute drive from the centre of town and perched on the edge of Windhoek's northernmost affluent

suburb of Eros, guests staying here will be ensured of peace and tranquillity. There is Wi -Fi throughout the property

and the nine guest rooms all have wireless and wired internet connectivity as well as satellite television. The room s

also have stocked coffee/tea stations.

The communal areas consist of a large lounge, indoor and outdoor dining areas, a swimming pool, an early

arrival/late departure day room (including toilet, shower, changing and re -packing facility) as well as understated

garden areas. There is also a delightful 'al fresco' dining area by the pool where freshly prepared and very tasty

meals are served (including lunch and dinner). A number of shops, restaurants and supermarkets are within easy

striking distance.

Activities

Leisure time

Day 7
Day 8: Okonjima Plains Camp, Okonjima Nature Reserve or similar

Okonjima Nature Reserve

Midway between the spectacular Etosha National Park and the capital city of Windhoek, lies the well-known

Okonjima Nature Reserve. The 22 000 ha nature reserve is home to AfriCAT, a carnivore sanctuary, which gives the

captive cats a second chance to be released back into the wild and become completely independent hunters in a

protected area right in the middle of commercial cattle farmland. Visitors can enjoy a stay at a variety of excellent

accommodation options including everything from luxury villas to secluded camping. Enjoy thrilling cat tracking

guided safaris, leopard-spotting, off-road night drives and learn about local San culture along the Bushmen trail.

Overnight: Okonjima Plains Camp View iBrochure

Plains Camp honours the Hanssen’s family cattle-farming heritage with its three-tier accommodation facility of 10

spacious View Rooms, 14 spacious Standard Rooms and six affordable Garden Rooms.

It is family-friendly and wheelchair accessible. The Plains Camp is 700m from the airstrip within the secluded

wilderness area of Okonjima Nature Reserve and has majestic sunset views. Its design honours the Hanssen’s family

cattle-farming history with its three-tier accommodation facility of 10 large View Rooms, 14 spacious Standard

Rooms and six affordable Garden Rooms. It is family-friendly and wheelchair accessible.

Okonjima was a cattle farm since the early 1920s that was bought by Brahman breeders Val (VJ) and Rose Hanssen in

1970. By the time Namibia gained its independence in early 1990, they needed to address increasing livestock losses

and growing interest in Namibia as a tourist destination. Three years later their herds of Brahman and Jersey cattle

were sold and Okonjima’s attention turned to recovering the grass plains and transforming it into a nature reserve,

with a primary focus on carnivore conservation through The AfriCat Foundation. Today it’s a luxurious African safari

destination in the heart of Namibia that’s ideal for wildlife photography and famed for its cheetah, brown hyena and

leopard sightings.

Included Activities

Cheetah drive on the reserve

Optional

Cheetah feeding tour

 

Day 8
Day 9: Namutoni Resort, Etosha East or similar

Etosha East

Located in Northwestern Namibia, Etosha East is a protected sanctuary in the eastern part of the world -renowned

Etosha National Park, known as one of the most accessible game reserves in Southern Africa. Etosha East boasts vast

open plains scattered with semi-arid savannah grasslands dotted with watering holes and secluded bush camps. An

impressive 5000-square-kilometre Etosha salt pan makes up a large area of the eastern side of the park and can even

be seen from space. This remote area teems with abundant wildlife such as lions, elephants, black rhinos and

giraffes, as well as a variety of birdlife featuring flamingos, ostriches, eagles, hornbills, and owls.

Overnight: Namutoni Resort

The lodge centres on an old German Fort overlooking the King Nehale waterhole; an elevated decked walkway

provides excellent opportunities for enjoying the surrounding scenery, wildlife and the spectacular sunsets. The Fort

has been developed into a hub of activity, offering two restaurants, a relaxation lounge, a bar, crafts boutique, curio

shop, jewellers and bookstore. Accommodation is provided in comfortable double rooms or bush chalets. Camping is

also available.

Included Activities

Afternoon Game Drive

Day 9
Day 10: Okaukuejo Campsite, Etosha South or similar

Etosha South

Located just south of the boundary of Etosha National Park in northwestern Namibia, Etosha South makes up the

southern region of this wild paradise. Ogava Private Game Reserve shares the southern boundary with Etosha

National Park and offers an array of luxury lodges overlooking picturesque landscapes dotted with abundant wildlife.

The national park can be accessed via the southern entrance at Andersson’s Gate. Visitors can catch a glimpse of a

variety of wildlife including: lion, giraffe, elephant, white and black rhino, and a multitude of plains game. Popular

activities include: game drives, tracking rhinos on foot, guided nature walks, or watch the sunset over this

magnificent landscape.

Overnight: Okaukuejo Campsite

Okaukuejo is located 17 km from the southern entrance of the park, Anderson Gate. Okaukuejo is the oldest tourist

camp in Etosha and it also functions as the administrative centre of the park. Okaukuejo is also home to the Etosha

Ecological Institute. It is situated at the western end of the Etosha Pan. Facilities include a restaurant, bar, shop,

swimming pool, kiosk and camp sites.

The main attraction of this camp is that it overlooks a permanent waterhole which is floodlit at night. Here a wide

diversity of wildlife congregate and interact from lion to rhino to elephant and antelope. The spectacle starts at

dawn, with animals coming in large numbers to quench their thirst. The activity continues throughout the day until

late at night. In the early evenings, it is not uncommon to have black rhino, elephant and lion all drinking at the same

time.

Activities

Full Day Game drive

Day 10
Day 11: Grootberg Lodge, Palmwag or similar

Palmwag

Palmwag is beautifully located along a palm-lined tributary of the Uniab River. Water is scarce in this area, so the

river’s presence often lures elephants closer to the camps. Palmwag is situated halfway between Swakopmund and

Etosha and is the ideal base from which to see the sights of the Kunene region or embark on one of the many local

hiking trails.

Overnight: Grootberg Lodge View iBrochure

14 Twin and 2 family rock and thatch chalets gaze out over the Klip River Valley, where Black Eagles hunt just below

your private deck. Two family units provide enough space for parents and two children to share comfortably.

Included Activities

Guded walks

Scenic drive

Optional Excluded

Rhino tracking

Damara nama cultural tour

Day 11
Day 12: Madisa Campsite, Twyfelfontein or similar

Twyfelfontein

Set in the Kunene Region of northwestern Namibia, Twylfelfontein is a spectacularly scenic area, featuring one of the

largest and most important concentrations of rock art in Africa. The name ‘Twyfelfontein’ translates to ‘Fountain of

Doubt’, which refers to the perennial spring situated in the impressive Huab valley flanked by the slopes of a

sandstone table mountain. It was this spring that attracted Stone Age hunters over six thousand years ago, and it

was during this time that the extensive group of rock engravings and paintings were produced. Visitors can look

forward to basing themselves at some wonderfully shady campsites along the Aba-Huab riverbed, while exploring

over thirty different sites of these sacred records of ritual practices relating to traditional hunter-gatherer

communities.

Overnight: Madisa Campsite

Madisa offers 9 private camp sites all with their own ablution facilities. These sites are spacious and are situated on

the river bed with a low stone wall around . Each site has a braai area which doubles up as a donkey geyser for hot

water. It’s a lovely atmosphere to kick back relax around a fire and listen to the nocturnal sou nds of the bush.

Madisa is also a fantastic place for star gazing, the nights are brilliantly clear. Each site has lights which are powered

by generator (hopefully soon by Solar Power).

The generator runs in the evening from sundown till 9pm. We also offe r 5 overland sites which are large and each

have a circle braai area with seating, a wash up basin and water supply. The ablution block is a communal one with

nice clean showers and toilets. The swimming pool and bar area are tucked away at the foot of the spectacular

granite koppie providing a great setting. We have also built the elephants a drinking trough which can be viewed

from on top of the koppie.

Included Activities

Star Gazing

Rhino tracking Drive

Day 12
Day 13: Swakopmund Sands Hotel, Swakopmund or similar

Swakopmund

Set along Namibia's spectacularly scenic coast, the seaside town of Swakopmund is known for its wide -open

avenues, colonial architecture, and is surrounded by otherworldly desert terrain. Founded in 1892 as the main

harbour for German South West Africa, Swakopmund is often described as being more German than Germany. Now

a seaside resort town, Swakopmund is the capital of the Skeleton Coast tourism area and has plenty to keep visitors

happy. The quirky mix of German and Namibian influences, adventure options, laidback atmosphere and cool sea

breeze make it very popular Namibian destination. Visitors can look forward to a number of exciting activities

including: quad biking, horse riding, paragliding, fishing, sightseeing and fascinating desert tours.

Overnight: Swakopmund Sands Hotel

The Swakopmund Sands is literary minutes’ walk away from the very popular Jetty and TUG restaurants as well as

other tourist attractions and yet you have total privacy once on the premises of the Hotel. Each room is equipped

with a flat screen TV, safe, under floor heating, fridge, as well as tea and coffee facilities for your convenience. A

laundry service is available for same day delivery.

Each bathroom has a hairdryer and shaving facilities and all international power points can be used. In the morning

you will be able to enjoy a sumptuous buffet breakfast in a very relaxing and tranquil dining area.

Included Activities

Quad Biking

Sandboarding

Optional

Sky diving

Sandwich harbour

Kayaking

Day 13
Day 14: Clients departure after an activity

End of Itinerary

Bagatelle Kalahari Game Ranch

Bagatelle Kalahari Game Ranch (DAY: 1)


The lodge lies on the edge of the Southern Kalahari in the mixed tree and shrub Savannah.

Canyon Roadhouse Gondwana Collection Namibia

Canyon Roadhouse Gondwana Collection Namibia (DAY: 3)


Canyon Roadhouse is located 20 km east of the Fish River Canyon on the C 37. Fill up with smiles at this innovative lodge that....

Lüderitz Nest Hotel

Lüderitz Nest Hotel (DAY : 3)


Canyon Village is located 20 km east of the Fish River Canyon on the C 37. Suitable for a striking film set,

Desert Homestead Horse Trails

Desert Homestead Horse Trails (DAY : 5)


The Desert Homestead Lodge is well-known for its guided trail rides in the Namib desert. Morning and evening trail rides may spontaneously...

Sossus Dune Lodge

Sossus Dune Lodge (DAY : 5-6)


Namibia Wildlife Resorts launched the first lodge in the Namib-Naukluft Park, the Sossus Dune Lodge, in June 2007. Built in an environmentally...

Galton House

Galton House (DAY : 7)


Named after the famous explorer Sir Francis Galton, it has a relaxed but efficient style which creates a very welcoming atmosphere.

Okonjima Plains Camp

Okonjima Plains Camp (DAY : 8)


Plains Camp honours the Hanssen’s family cattle-farming heritage with its three-tier accommodation facility of 10 spacious View Rooms,

Namutoni Resort

Namutoni Resort (DAY : 9)


The lodge centres on an old German Fort overlooking the King Nehale waterhole; an elevated decked walkway provides excellent opportunities

Okaukuejo Campsite

Okaukuejo Campsite (DAY : 10)


Okaukuejo is located 17 km from the southern entrance of the park, Anderson Gate. Okaukuejo is the oldest tourist camp in Etosha

Grootberg Lodge

Grootberg Lodge (DAY : 11)


14 Twin and 2 family rock and thatch chalets gaze out over the Klip River Valley, where Black Eagles hunt just below your private deck.

Madisa Campsite

Madisa Campsite (DAY : 12)


Madisa offers 9 private camp sites all with their own ablution facilities. These sites are spacious and are situated on the river bed with...

Swakopmund Sands Hotel

Swakopmund Sands Hotel (DAY : 13)


The Swakopmund Sands is literary minutes’ walk away from the very popular Jetty and TUG restaurants as well as other tourist attractions

 

Accommodation Destination Basis Duration
Bagatelle Kalahari Game Ranch Mariental DBB 1 Night
Canyon Roadhouse Gondwana Collection Namibia Fish River Canyon DBB 1 Nights
Lüderitz Nest Hotel Luderitz DBB 1 Nights
Desert Homestead Horse Trails Sossusvlei DBB 1 Night
Sossus Dune Lodge Sossusvlei DBB 2 Nights
Galton House Windhoek DBB 1 Night
Okonjima Plains Camp Okonjima Nature Reserve DBB 1 Nights
Namutoni Resort Etosha East DBB 1 Nights
Okaukuejo Campsite Etosha South DBB 1 Night
Grootberg Lodge Palmwag DBB 1 Nights
Madisa Campsite Twyfelfontein DBB 1 Night
Swakopmund Sands Hotel Swakopmund DBB 1 Night

 

Key
DBB: Dinner, Bed, Breakfast

INCLUDE

  • Vehicle Fuel
  • Airport transfers
  • Qualified professional Driver guide
  • Accommodation, Breakfast and Dinner clients (as per itinerary)
  • Park entrance fees as per itinerary
  • Passenger Liability 15%
  • VAT 2% Tourism Levy
  • Activities as indicated in the itinerary

EXCLUDE

  • All expenses of personal nature Entrance fees not mentioned in the itinerary
  • All meals not mentioned
  • Above Drinks at lodges and on road
  • All optional excursions and activities
  • Tips for tour guides
  • Items not mentioned in the itinerary
  • International flights and airport taxes

  • Accommodation:
    1. Bagatelle Kalahari Game Ranch
    2. Canyon Roadhouse Gondwana Collection Namibia
    3. Lüderitz Nest Hotel
    4. Desert Homestead Horse Trails
    5. Sossus Dune Lodge
    6. Galton House
    7. Okonjima Plains Camp
    8. Namutoni Resort
    9. Okaukuejo Campsite
    10. Grootberg Lodge
    11. Madisa Campsite
    12. Swakopmund Sands Hotel
  • Destination:
    1. Mariental
    2. Fish River Canyon
    3. Luderitz
    4. Sossusvlei
    5. Sossusvlei
    6. Windhoek
    7. Okonjima Nature Reserve
    8. Etosha East
    9. Etosha South
    10. Palmwag
    11. Twyfelfontein
    12. Swakopmund
  • Basis:
    1. DBB
    2. DBB
    3. DBB
    4. DBB
    5. DBB
    6. DBB
    7. DBB
    8. DBB
    9. DBB
    10. DBB
    11. DBB
    12. DBB
  • Duration:
    1. 1 Nights
    2. 1 Nights
    3. 1 Nights
    4. 1 Nights
    5. 2 Nights
    6. 1 Nights
    7. 1 Nights
    8. 1 Nights
    9. 1 Nights
    10. 1 Nights
    11. 1 Nights
    12. 1 Nights

Write a Review

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Your review will appear after admin approves it.

Please fill all the fields.

How To Book Tour on Enrico Safaris

Step 1: Select the tour you are interested in.

Step 2: After going through the tour and you like the tour, select/insert the number of adults & children.

Step 3: Check Availability, select date and press Book.

Step 4: You will be forwarded to the booking form-Please make sure on the booking form that the quantity of the adults and child is correct.

Step 5: Scroll down below and then you need to fill in your Personal information and emergency contact details. Then select Comfirm Booking.

Step 6: Then you will get a confirmation on the screen and the same confirmation will be emailed to you.

Step 7: Within a short while proforma Invoice will be forwarded to you by our Senior tour consulant and you will need to make a Confirmation payment of 20% and remaining 80% should be paid 30 days before the tour.

You can send your inquiry via the form below.

Price From USD $ 2,215/person
Group Discount Available
Group Discount Guide
Cost Per Adult Traveler:
$ 2215 USD
Cost Per Child Traveler:
$ 2215 USD
2,215
Total $ 2,215 USD
Price From USD$2,215/person
Group Discount Available
Group Discount Guide
Child Age : 5-10 (50% less) Baby Age : 0-4 (Free)
Cost Per Adult Traveler: $ 2215USD
Cost Per Child Traveler: $ 2215USD
2,215
Total $ 4,430 USD