15 days in Namibia Itinerary

15 days in Namibia Itinerary

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15 days in Namibia Itinerary

Start: Ljubljana
Fly:  19 h 45 min
1
Windhoek
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  1 h 45 min
2
Luderitz
— 2 nights
Drive:  13 h 15 min
3
Sesriem
— 2 nights
Drive:  7 h 30 min
4
Damaraland
— 1 day
Drive:  3 h
5
Swakopmund
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  21 h 30 min
End: Ljubljana

3
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Christuskirche and Katutura Township. Visiting Safaris and Omeya Golf and Residential Oasis will get you outdoors. And it doesn't end there: head outdoors with Deadvlei, tour the pleasant surroundings at Daan Viljoen Nature Reserve, stop by Herrle & Herma Jewellers, and pause for some serene contemplation at St Mary's Catholic Cathedral.

To see more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Windhoek day trip app .

Ljubljana, Slovenia to Windhoek is an approximately 20-hour flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Ljubljana to Windhoek due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Ljubljana, expect warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Windhoek, ranging from highs of 38°C to lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Luderitz.

Things to do in Windhoek

Wildlife Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Deadvlei
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Deadvlei ©
Deadvlei
Christuskirche ©
Christuskirche
Safaris

2
nights
Luderitz

Luderitz ©
Lüderitz tourism centers around its well-preserved colonial Art Nouveau architecture and diverse wildlife.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): enjoy the sea views from Diaz Point, then pause for some serene contemplation at Felsenkirche, and then mingle with the ghosts of the past at Kolmanskop Ghost Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of The Goerke House, explore the fascinating landscape at Agate Beach, and then see the interesting displays at Luderitz Museum.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Luderitz trip maker tool .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Windhoek to Luderitz in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Windhoek in October; daily highs in Luderitz reach 27°C and lows reach 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Sesriem.

Things to do in Luderitz

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks
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Kolmanskop Ghost Town ©
Kolmanskop Ghost Town
Diaz Point ©
Diaz Point
Felsenkirche ©
Felsenkirche

2
nights
Sesriem

Sesriem ©
Sesriem is a small settlement located in the Namib Desert, in Namibia, close to the southern end of the Naukluft Mountains. Get in touch with nature at Sossusvlei and Dune 45 Sossusvlei. When in Sesriem, make a side trip to see Big Daddy Dune in Sossusvlei, approximately 1h 20 min away. Spend the 12th (Sat) exploring the stark beauty of Namib-Naukluft National Park. There's more to do: soar above the sights with a balloon tour.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Sesriem tour itinerary website .

You can drive from Luderitz to Sesriem in 13.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can drive to Damaraland.

Things to do in Sesriem

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Namib-Naukluft Park
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Sossusvlei ©
Sossusvlei
Namib-Naukluft National Park
Namib-Naukluft National Park
Big Daddy Dune ©
Big Daddy Dune

1
day
Damaraland

Damaraland ©
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): examine the collection at Damara Living Museum and then contemplate the long history of Twyfelfontein.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Damaraland trip planner .

Drive from Sesriem to Damaraland in 7.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Swakopmund.

Things to do in Damaraland

Museums Historic Sites
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Twyfelfontein ©
Twyfelfontein
Damara Living Museum ©
Damara Living Museum

3
nights
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.
Get outdoors at Safaris and Kayaking & Canoeing. Change things up with a short trip to Dolphin & Whale Watching in Walvis Bay (about 42 minutes away). There's much more to do: stroll around Long Beach Leisure Park, stroll through Dune 7, push the limits with an extreme tour, and examine the collection at Swakopmund Museum.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Swakopmund tour itinerary planner .

Getting from Damaraland to Swakopmund by car takes about 3 hours. October in Swakopmund sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Swakopmund

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Walvis Bay
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Safaris
Kayaking & Canoeing
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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