Desert of Namibia Self Drive 8 days and 7 nights
Day 1 Windhoek (Villa Violet)
Upon your arrival at Hosea Kutako, pick up your rental vehicle at the airport or in Windhoek. Over night at Villa Violet with its Unique décor and personal service are the hallmarks of this city oasis that welcomes you with warm Namibian smiles. (+- 45km)
Day 2 Villa Violet – Anib lodge
Drive on the B1 towards Mariental+-188 km south, and over night at Kalahari Anib Lodge.
Day 3 Anib lodge – Canyon lodge
Continue further south towards Seehiem and the fish river canyon, to overnight at Canon lodge. And enjoy an amassing sunset over Southern Africa’s deepest and longest canyon. (+- 324km)
Day 4 Canyon lodge
Enjoy a second day at the canon lodge and use the time to visit the canyon on horse back or a gentile drive towards the self efficient center to try some cheese and other delectable treasures. Or take a short drive to the thermal baths of Ai-Ais that are situated in the Fish River Canyon. Gondwana too offers a day tour of the canyon itself if you would like to take a break from driving.
Day 5 Canyon lodge –Nest Hotel
Return to Seehiem and travel west on the B4 towards Aus. On the way visit the Kuibis Castle for a cup of coffee. Continue on the B4 toward Luderitz and visit the legendary Kolmanskop ghost town. Spend a night at the Nest Hotel. And enjoy a marvelous seafood Dinner whilst gauging at the restless Atlantic. (+-337km)
Day 6 Nest Hotel – Namtib Desert Lodge
A short drive to Namtib, return on the B4 to Aus continue north on the C13 toward the D707. Farm Namtib is a privately owned biosphere reserve covering an area of 16 400 hectares situated at the edge of the Namib Desert in the Tiras Mountains. Farming and human activities are adapted to suit the arid climate prevailing in southern Namibia. (+-180km)
Day 7 Namtib Desert Lodge – Desert Homestead
Travel a short distance north and then west on the C27 towards Sesriem, Only 31.5 km from Sesriem. Desert Homestead has been skillfully designed to incorporate all the features that guests loved about the original lodge, whilst enjoying the benefit of a pristine location (+-324km)
Day 8 Desert Homestead – Windhoek
Travel to Windhoek via Bullsport, Rietoog, Klein Aub and the C24 to Rehoboth. Return your vehicle depending on your arrangements with the rental company at the Hosea Kutako airport or in the city. (+- 194km)
Price per person: N$ 8’908.16
Valid: 01.11.2016 – 31.10. 2017
Price per person: N$ 9’581.48
Valid: 01.11.2017 – 31.10. 2018
All accommodation as mentioned above.
All meals as indicated on the initial itinerary
15% VAT (Value Added Tax)
Namibian tourism levy of 2%
Car rental and the costs that is inclusive to thus.
All other meals not mentioned in initial Itinerary
Entrance fees of national parks.
Porterages and tips
Drinks and personal expenses