60 days in Namibia Itinerary

60 days in Namibia Itinerary

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Windhoek
— 7 nights
2
Luderitz
— 5 nights
3
Fish River Region
— 5 nights
4
Etosha National Park
— 5 nights
5
Otjiwarongo
— 5 nights
6
Damaraland
— 4 nights
7
Hentiesbaai
— 5 nights
8
Gobabeb
— 4 nights
9
Sesriem
— 5 nights
10
Namib-Naukluft Park
— 5 nights
11
Swakopmund
— 7 nights

7
nights
Windhoek

Windhoek ©
Located in the heart of the country, Namibia's capital city Windhoek receives a constant influx of tourists, in part because of its international airport.
Windhoek is known for historic sites, museums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Christuskirche, sample the fine beverages at Naute Kristall Cellar and Destillery, see the interesting displays at National Museum of Namibia, and get a taste of life in the country at Okapuka Ranch.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Windhoek trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Istanbul, Turkey to Windhoek is an approximately 21-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Istanbul to Windhoek. In June, Windhoek is little chillier than Istanbul - with highs of 27°C and lows of 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to Luderitz.

Things to do in Windhoek

Museums · Shopping · Parks

Side Trip

Naute Kristall Cellar and Destillery
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National Museum of Namibia ©
National Museum of Namibia
Christuskirche ©
Christuskirche
NamibRand Nature Reserve ©
NamibRand Nature Reserve

5
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Luderitz

Luderitz ©
Lüderitz tourism centers around its well-preserved colonial Art Nouveau architecture and diverse wildlife.
Venture out of the city with trips to Aus (Wild Horses of the Namib & Garub Pan). Next up on the itinerary: mingle with the ghosts of the past at Kolmanskop Ghost Town, pause for some serene contemplation at Felsenkirche, enjoy the sea views from Diaz Point, and enjoy the sand and surf at Agate Beach.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Luderitz driving holiday planning site.

Traveling by flight from Windhoek to Luderitz takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Windhoek in June, you will find days in Luderitz are slightly colder (23°C), and nights are about the same (11°C). You'll set off for Fish River Region on the 14th (Sun).

Things to do in Luderitz

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trip

Aus
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Kolmanskop Ghost Town ©
Kolmanskop Ghost Town
Diaz Point ©
Diaz Point
Felsenkirche ©
Felsenkirche

5
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Fish River Region

Fish River Region ©
The Fish River Canyon, is located in the south of Namibia. Step out of Fish River Region with an excursion to Rosh Pinah Geo Centre in Rosh Pinah--about 1h 30 min away. There's more to do: take in breathtaking views at Fish River Canyon and stroll around /Ai-/Ais-Richtersveld Transfrontier Park.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Fish River Region online trip itinerary builder.

Explore your travel options from Luderitz to Fish River Region with the Route module. You'll set off for Etosha National Park on the 19th (Fri).

Things to do in Fish River Region

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

Rosh Pinah Geo Centre
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Fish River Canyon ©
Fish River Canyon

5
nights
Etosha National Park

Etosha National Park ©
For nature lovers, a trip to Etosha National Park seems like a dream: the vast salt desert houses hundreds of animal species, which roam the arid lands and gather near the many waterholes.
When in Etosha National Park, make a side trip to see Nakambale museum in Ondangwa, approximately Ondangwa away. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Okaukuejo waterhole and tour the pleasant surroundings at Etosha.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Etosha National Park trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by flight from Fish River Region to Etosha National Park takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and shuttle. You will leave for Otjiwarongo on the 24th (Wed).

Things to do in Etosha National Park

Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nakambale museum
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Etosha ©
Etosha
Nakambale museum ©
Nakambale museum

5
nights
Otjiwarongo

Otjiwarongo ©
When touring Namibia's famous national parks and reserves, you can opt to base your trip in Otjiwarongo, a laid-back town boasting a number of attractions of its own.
Change things up with these side-trips from Otjiwarongo: Namibia (SWA) Gemstones (in Outjo), Tikoloshe Afrika (in Omaruru) and Tsumeb (Helvi Mpingana Kondombolo Cultural Village, Tsumeb Art and Craft Center, &more). There's more to do: stroll through Cheetah Conservation Fund and walk around Waterberg National Park.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Otjiwarongo vacation maker website.

Explore your travel options from Etosha National Park to Otjiwarongo with the Route module. June in Otjiwarongo sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Damaraland.

Things to do in Otjiwarongo

Parks · Wildlife · Shopping

Side Trips

Tsumeb, Namibia (SWA) Gemstones, Tikoloshe Afrika, Mundulea Nature Reserve
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Cheetah Conservation Fund ©
Cheetah Conservation Fund
REST - Rare & Endangered Species Trust ©
REST - Rare & Endangered Species Trust
Africat ©
Africat

4
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Damaraland

Damaraland ©
Venture out of the city with trips to Khorixas (Burnt Mountain & Ugab River) and Messum Crater (in Uis).

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Damaraland online travel route builder.

Traveling by car from Otjiwarongo to Damaraland takes 8 hours. Traveling from Otjiwarongo in June, expect nights in Damaraland to be about the same, around 11°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 35°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Hentiesbaai.

Things to do in Damaraland

Nature · Parks · Trails

Side Trips

Khorixas, Messum Crater
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Spitzkoppe ©
Spitzkoppe
Twyfelfontein ©
Twyfelfontein
Damara Living Museum ©
Damara Living Museum

5
nights
Hentiesbaai

Hentiesbaai
Hentiesbaai is known for historic sites and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Cape Cross and steep yourself in history at Zeila Shipwreck.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Hentiesbaai road trip planning website.

You can drive from Damaraland to Hentiesbaai in 2.5 hours. You'll set off for Gobabeb on the 8th (Wed).

Things to do in Hentiesbaai

Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Cape Cross
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Cape Cross
Cape Cross
Zeila Shipwreck ©
Zeila Shipwreck

4
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Gobabeb

Gobabeb ©
Gobabeb is known for nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Gobabeb Desert Research Station.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Gobabeb road trip app.

Getting from Hentiesbaai to Gobabeb by car takes about 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 11°C. On the 12th (Sun), you'll travel to Sesriem.

Things to do in Gobabeb

Nature · Wildlife · Parks
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Gobabeb Desert Research Station ©
Gobabeb Desert Research Station

5
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Sesriem

Sesriem
Sesriem is a small settlement located in the Namib Desert, in Namibia, close to the southern end of the Naukluft Mountains. Step out of Sesriem to go to Maltahohe and see Neuras Wine & Wildlife Estate, which is approximately 1h 5 min away. Spend the 13th (Mon) exploring nature at Namib-Naukluft National Park. It doesn't end there: enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Sesriem online route planner.

Getting from Gobabeb to Sesriem by car takes about 4 hours. On the 17th (Fri), you're off to Namib-Naukluft Park.

Things to do in Sesriem

Nature · Parks · Wineries

Side Trip

Neuras Wine & Wildlife Estate
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Namib-Naukluft National Park
Namib-Naukluft National Park
Balloon Rides
Neuras Wine & Wildlife Estate ©
Neuras Wine & Wildlife Estate

5
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Namib-Naukluft Park

Namib-Naukluft Park ©
One of the world's largest nature and game reserves, the vast Namib-Naukluft Park boasts sweeping desert and mountain landscapes, a diverse range of animal life, and the surreal Sossusvlei, a scenic saltpan sprinkled with towering red sand dunes and petrified acacia trees.
Step out of Namib-Naukluft Park to go to Solitaire and see Tropic of Capricorn Sign, which is approximately 1h 40 min away. There's much more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Sesriem Canyon, cruise along Spreetshoogte Pass, take in the dramatic natural features at Elim Dunes, and don't miss a visit to Kuiseb Pass.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Namib-Naukluft Park trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Sesriem to Namib-Naukluft Park takes 3.5 hours. July in Namib-Naukluft Park sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 11°C at night. You will leave for Swakopmund on the 22nd (Wed).

Things to do in Namib-Naukluft Park

Nature · Scenic Drive · Outdoors

Side Trips

Kuiseb Pass, Tropic of Capricorn Sign
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Big Daddy Dune ©
Big Daddy Dune
Spreetshoogte Pass ©
Spreetshoogte Pass
Elim Dunes ©
Elim Dunes

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Swakopmund

Swakopmund ©
Nestled on Namibia's Atlantic coast and surrounded by the sand dunes of the vast Namib Desert, the resort town of Swakopmund enchants visitors with its distinct German colonial architecture and pleasant climate.
When in Swakopmund, make a side trip to see Walvis Bay Waterfront in Walvis Bay, approximately Walvis Bay away. There's much more to do: take a leisurely stroll along Swakopmund Jetty, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, meet the residents at National Marin Aquarium of Namibia, and stroll through Dune 7.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Swakopmund online route planner.

Drive from Namib-Naukluft Park to Swakopmund in 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Swakopmund

Parks · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Walvis Bay, Moon Landscape
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Welwitschia Plains ©
Welwitschia Plains
Swakopmund Museum ©
Swakopmund Museum
Walvis Bay Waterfront ©
Walvis Bay Waterfront

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