CAPETOWN TO WINDHOEK • 15 DAYS
15 days of wonder... taking in the sights... enjoying some nightlife... getting in touch with the wildlife.
Dunes. Desert. Rock formations. Magnificent rock formations and natural gorges. Canoeing. Partying. Socialising. Hiking. Beautiful cities. Big cats. Rhinos. Bird watching.
Day 1-(Saturday)- Clients arrive in Capetown.
You will be met at the international airport by a Mara and Serengeti Expeditions Ltd's transfer driver and driven to your hotel. This evening there will be a pre departure briefing between you and your driver guide. Overnight at your hotel on Bed and breakfast.
Day 2- (Sunday)- Capetown- Namaqua land(Citrusdaal)- after breakfast you will depart Capetown for a city tour of Capetown then after wards drive to Namaqualand (Citrusdaal town) arriving on time for lunch, then spending the evening at leisure.
Day 3-(Monday)- Namaqualand to Gariep river- after breakfast we will drive to Gariep river through this scenic landscape full of flowers during their time, and today our night is spend on the banks of this river.there is also an included canoeing on this river the following morning. (Breakfast Lunch Dinner)
Day 4-(Tuesday)- Gariep river to Fish river Canyon- After canoeing we will leave for Fish river arriving on time for lunch and after check-in to our hotel, we will chill till mid evening when we will drive to the second largest canyon on the world, for a brief walk along the canyon and a sundowner at the view point, then we head back to our lodge. Overnight The canon road house. (Breakfast, Lunch Dinner)
Day 5-(Friday) Fish river to Keetmanshoop- today after breakfast we will leave for Keetmanshoop for quiver tree forest. Overnight, breakfast Lunch Dinner.
Day 6-(Saturday) Keetmanshoop to Sesriem- after breakfast, we will travel further north and into the Namib Naukluft National Park where we will be for two nights arriving on time for lunch and afterwards chilling enjoying this wonderful lodge. Overnight- Desert lodge or similar (breakfast Lunch Dinner)
Day 7-(Sunday) Full day in Namib Naukluft National Park- today we have an early morning breakfast and leave for dune 45, one of the most visited dune on the planet, then on to Sossusvlei, a dry valley with dead trees which have been standing for than a thousand years, besides big daddy sand dune. From here we will driver back for lunch, then chill enjoying the amenities of this lodge till mid evening when we will visit the Sesriem- canyon where we will take a walk at the bottom of this thirty meter deep canyon formed as a result of water erosion. Afterwards we will get back to our lodge and the day will be over . Overnight, Desert lodge, (breakfast, lunch, dinner)
Day 8-(Monday)- Sesriem- Swakopmund- today after breakfast, we will drive to the coast making some two brief stops one at the tropic of capricorn and the other at a rocky mountainous region, then proceed to Walvis Bay where we will have a brief stop for flamingos, then proceed to this Atlantic coastal town of Swakopmund arriving there on time for lunch, then spend the evening at leisure taking some walks in this beautiful City which every inch, it lives true to it's slogan, more Germany than German itself. Overnight at Zum kaizer hotel, breakfast, Lunch.
Day 11(Tuesday) Swakopmund full day- today you have an included guided desert walk with a nature guide. Breakfast, lunch, dinner)
Day 12-( Wednesday)- Swakopmund to Brandberg- After breakfast, we will drive to the north via Spitzkoppe where we will have yet another included nature walk, on this magnificent rock formations, then afterwards proceed to brand berg arriving on time for lunch then afterwards spend the evening we will venture into the nearby white lady for rock engravings among other attractions. Brandberg is Namibia's highest point. (Breakfast, lunch, dinner)
Day 13-( Thursday)Brandberg -Etosha national park- after breakfast we will drive towards Etosha national park, passing through the town of Outjo for a brief stop, then on to Etosha arriving on time for lunch, then afterwards we will have an evening game drive where we will go looking for the big cats, and rhinos among many other animals .Overnight Etosha village. (breakfast, lunch, dinner)
Day 14-(Friday) Etosha national park full day. today armed with lunch packs, we will have a full day of game viewing on this expansive park where we will be visiting several water holes in this park for good sightings. We will visiting one of the public campsites in the park where we will have our packed lunch, then afterwards start our evening game drive on our way back to our lodge. Today also marks the last night with our driver guide, so there will be a closing ceremony of our luxury- trip tonight where we will have some speeches, photo sessions over a drink. Overnight, Etosha village lodge, (Breakfast, lunch, Dinner)
Day 15-(Saturday) Etosha- Windhoek- After breakfast we will drive north east and all the way to Windhoek- the capital city of Namibia, We will have a brief city tour and there after we will be dropped at our hotel, where our trips comes to an end having a blast in Namibia. Tonight you will have the evening to venture out to sample the night life of this vibrant city, we highly recommend Joe's beer house, a dinner sitting in this restaurant is worth your every penny. Overnight (Bed and breakfast) At the right time our transfer driver will drive you to the international airport for your onward flight home.
This trip includes,
- All meals as stated in the itinerary
- Services of an English speaking driver guide and a safari jeep with pop up roof for a superb game viewing
- All parks and reserves entry fees and included activities
-Accommodation on sharing basis as stated in the itinerary
- Drinking water throughout the trip
-All extra meals,drinks and items of personal nature
- Gratuities and tips
- Any other item not termed as an inclusion.
All our stays are with three of the most respected accommodation providers in Africa. Sarova, Sopa and Serena hotels, lodges and resorts. They have all been chosen for their African sympathies; connection to the local people; support for local enterprise and suppliers; as well as their knowledge of local customs.
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