"Drive Yourself Wild!" Tour Namibia with Barefoot Namibia Self Drive Holidays. Namibia holidays and tours with that personal touch. NTB Reg. TFA00168

The People of Namibia

Duration: 16 days

This tour gives you the opportunity to experience the culture and lifestyle of the different Namibian people, and also to see some of the spectacular landscapes which Namibia is known for.

Day 1: Swakopmund

You will be met at Walvis Bay Airport and transferred to your accommodation, receive your car and a full briefing. Take in a township tour as a great introduction to the many cultures within Namibia. Swakopmund itself has a large German community which can be seen in the architecture and excellent food and beer available in this pretty coastal town.

DAY 2: Namib Desert

Drive from Swakopmund, via the flamingoes at Walvis Bay to the Namib Naukluft desert. A long drive on gravel roads of approx. 5 hours.

DAY 3: Sossusvlei

Climb the world's highest sand dunes at Sossusvlei. In the afternoon enjoy a nature drive. Overnight Namib Naukluft Lodge or similar.

DAY 4: Windhoek

Drive via Gamsberg Pass to Windhoek, our capital city.

DAY 5: Windhoek

Spend the day exploring the capital.

DAY 6: Etosha National Park

Day 7: Etosha

A full day of game viewing in Etosha National Park.

DAY 8: Etosha

DAY 9: Opuwo

Drive through flat sandy plains, Makalani palms and Mopane woodlands on route to Opuwo, and take a tour of a nearby Himba Tribe settlement

DAY 10: Oshakati

Visit bustling Ovamboland, see Nakambale museum at Olukondo, the former Finnish Mission Station and enjoy a traditional lunch at Ngonga homestead.

DAY 11: Etosha

Travel to Treesleeper Camp, visit a traditional bushman village. After lunch visit Ombili Foundation, an upliftment project for San farmers.

Day 12: Tsumeb

Visit Herero graves, Kavango woodcarvers market, Tsumeb open-air museum and a mining museum.

Day 12: Erindi Private Game Reserve

DAY 14-15: Swakopmund

Return to Swakopmund. Take a Township Tour, catch up on last minute souvenir shopping or take in one of the many adventure activities on offer.

DAY 16: Departure

PLEASE NOTE: Travel insurance is compulsory for all tours!