The ultimate guided self-drive adventure - Namibia

8 days (7 overnight stays)
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Perfect for all off-road lovers with limited time, but fond of a great off-road adventure! Who likes to experience off-raod driving accompanied by an experienced and professional guide? Learn how to conquer sand rivers and off-road sections in one of the most beautiful countries in Africa- Namibia
No previous experience is required for this adventure trip!


Day 1 - Welcome to Namibia

On the day of your arrival we will welcome you at the International Airport Hosea Kutako near Windhoek, where you will take over your rented car. Afterwards you will drive to your first accommodation Midgard Nature Estate. After just a few minutes on the tarred road you will follow the gravel road through the mountains to your destination. In the afternoon you go on your first 4x4 trail on the beautiful estate.


Accommodation: Midgard Country Lodge

Day 2 - Cross country


Today’s road takes you via off-road and gravel road to the famous Damaraland and Twyfelfontein. After your arrival you can relax at the tented camp and experience the beauty of the breathtaking vistas of Namibia’s nature.
Accommodation: Malansrus Tented Camp
Day 3 - River bed drive and desert elephants
You drive along dry-river beds in true untouched wilderness of the Damaraland. It is famous for its fascinating rock formations and the archeological sight of Twyfelfontein. With some luck you might spot the beautiful desert elephants, which are well adapted to the arid and barren landscape.
Accommodation: Malansrus Tented Camp
Day 4 - Off-road to the coast of Namibia
Your journey takes you via off-road sections to your next accommodation, which is very close to the seal colony at Cape Cross, therefor Cape Cross Lodge.
Accommodation: Cape Cross Lodge
Day 5 - Swakopmund - a picturesque town
Today you head directly to the small coastal town Swakopmund. The influence of German colonial times is still very obvious in the picturesque town.  In addition to excellent restaurants and shopping it offers adventure activities such as boat trips, kayaking in Walvis Bay, quadbike tours, scenic flights, skydiving and much more.
Accommodation: Strand Hotel Swakopmund
Day 6 - Dunes and Waves
Your day begins with a boat cruise on the Atlantic Ocean in Walvis Bay. On this exciting trip - with some luck - you may watch dolphins frolicking alongside your boat, while more surprises are in store for you! Lunch on the boat is featuring delicious Namibian oysters and champagne! In the afternoon you drive along the narrow strip of the coast over high dune spits. The ultimate off-road experience!
Accommodation: Strand Hotel Swakopmund
Day 7 - Return Journey
In the morning another delicious breakfast with the view over the Atlantic is ready for you. Then you start your journey back to Windhoek. Arrival at Am Weinberg, where you will enjoy the beautiful atmosphere with the view over the capital city. 
Accommodation: Am Weinberg 
Day 8 - Depature Day
You drive to the International Airport Hosea Kutako for your return flight. We trust you had a wonderful and unforgettable stay in Namibia and wishing you all the best!