ETOSHA NATIONAL PARK
The Northern Namibia Safari is certainly perfect for the traveler who seeks to see most of the beauty the North of Namibia have to offer and hopefully, see it all. The Northern Namibia safari will start and also end in Windhoek. It is a fully inclusive safari therefore all lodges, activities and meals as shown along with entrance and park fees. The accommodation is priced per person sharing so, a single supplement rate will be applicable when traveling on your own. We prefer small groups, which consequently allows us to expand our personal touch experience to our clients.
Northern Namibia Safari is a combination of wildlife, culture, as well as semi-desert landscapes. The northern part of Namibia is the ‘ Outback’ of Namibia. Hence the reason this safari is perfect for the seasoned traveler that enjoys wildlife, culture and the desert landscapes of Namibia.
It most certainly emphasize one of the last remaining nomadic tribes in Southern Africa. The combination of the North with Damaraland and the Skeleton coast shows even more of Namibia’s Diversity. Even more, have we added an extension via the adventure capital of Swakopmund to the Namib desert. The Route is as a result a combination of Namibia’s best in the North.
The Safari is an accommodated safari. We have selected a range of similarly 2-3 star lodges on the route, and these lodge accommodations are subject to availability. We will therefore book a similar standard of accommodation when our preferred lodges are not available.
The Northern Namibia Safari will certainly take you on the roads less traveled. It is as a result an escape into the arid desert regions of Namibia. It is not uncommon to find local people living still in a traditional way. The endless landscapes and open skies allow for an off the beaten track safari experience. Therefore, is this Northern Namibia safari is a real escape into the wild safari experience.
|N$ 39 215||Per person sharing||Valid until 3o June 2018|
|N$ 42 665||Single supplement|
|N$ 42 780||Per person sharing||Valid until 31 October 2018|
|N$ 47 610||Single supplement|
Windhoek – Mount Etjo Safari Lodge
We depart Windhoek and take the road past Okahandja towards the Mount Etjo Safari Lodge. Okahanja is known for one of the greatest Namibian crafts and souvenir markets. The perfect place to enjoy the local artists work. The lodge is well known for the large watering area and offers a hippo’s and a variety of mammals and birdlife. The fastest predator namely the cheetahs can be viewed on a feeding program.
We will seize the day with an early rise and scenic drive towards the eastern gate of the Etosha National Park. Our day takes us past Otjiwarongo towards the Namutoni Gate and our Mokuti Lodge of choice this evening. We will be in time for lunch and our first, later afternoon Game drive inside Etosha National Park.
Okaukuejo Rest Camp – Etosha National Park.
Our day awaits with an early sunrise and breakfast. We enter the Etosha National Park early morning and enjoy a full day of animal viewing inside the Etosha Park. We will be visiting Halali and Okaukuejo Rest Camp. The contrasting colours of Etosha offer an excellent opportunity for wildlife and birdlife photography.
Hobatere Lodge – Hobatere Concession
Our Safari will take us through the western part of Etosha, and the exit will be at Galton Gate. Our destination is the Hobatere concession of 32000 Ha of kaokoveld. The lodge is at a watering hole, and the deck overlooks the animals when drinking water. It is an excellent change to the Etosha National Park. We will enjoy an afternoon game drive on the Hobatere Concession.
Twyfelfontein – Damaraland
Our safari continues coming south in Namibia where Damara people and many rock art galleries await our exploration. The next day we spent meeting the people of Damaraland, admiring the natural rock art galleries and search the elusive desert-adapted elephants of this region.
During the German colonial rule in 1892 Swakopmund was founded. The distinct colonial character is still present. Swakopmund has several excellent restaurants, bars, coffee shops as well as many arts and crafts shops selling Namibian rural art. The beautiful beaches along the walkways will take you to museums, an aquarium and many galleries to visit. It is also known as the adventure capital of Namibia. You will have some time to partake in an adventure activity or even explore the coastal town of Namibia.
Windhoek – Galton House
We depart Swakopmund in the afternoon and will make our way back to the capital city of Windhoek. We will arrive late afternoon or early evening. This night you are open to exploring some of the local restaurants in Windhoek.
Namib Naukluft – Sossusvlei Lodge or similar
An early morning sunrise will lead us to depart Windhoek and make our way across the Namib Grens towards the Namib Desert. The Namib Naukluft Park will be our base for the next two days. Our visit will explore the Sossusvlei and Sesriem Canyon. It is a perfect opportunity for landscape photography. The vast dunes of the Namib Desert are believed to be some of the oldest dunes in the world. We will be visiting the Namibian wildlife resort of Sesriem and the fascinating Namib Dunes at Deadvlei and Sossusvlei. The Namib dunes are some of the Highest in the world offers an extremely sensitive ecosystem
Our Final journey will lead us back to Windhoek where our tour will end upon arrival.