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Discover dramatic landscapes from the air and overland, from the towering dunes of Sossusvlei to the ancient rock formations of Damaraland, soak in the cosmopolitan vibe of cities such as Windhoek and Cape Town, and enjoy unique game drives in Etosha and Big Five safaris at Kruger.

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Itinerary Summary

DayPlaceHighlightsHotel Options
1 - 2WindhoekCultural History at Owela Museum, Township Tour, Joe’s Beerhouse, Ink PalaceAm Weinberg Boutique Hotel, The Olive Exclusive Boutique Hotel
2 - 4Sossusvlei Highest Sand Dunes of the World, Spectacular Sunrises & Sunsets, Sesriem Canyon, Skeleton CoastKulala Desert Lodge, Little Kulala
4 - 6Damaraland (Twyfelfontein)Ruggedly Beautiful Rock Formations, Desert-Adapted Elephants, Ancient Rock ArtDoro Nawas Camp, Damaraland Camp
6 - 7JohannesburgUrban Bistros, Historical Sites, Beautiful Architecture, Musical RhythmsThe Residence Boutique Hotel, InterContinental Johannesburg O.R. Tambo Airport Hotel
7 - 10Southern KrugerGame Drives, Game Walks, Rugged LandscapeArathusa Safari Lodge, Inyati Game Lodge
10 - 13Cape TownWine Tasting, Contemporary Cosmopolitan Culture, Winelands and Wine FarmsThe Three Boutique Hotel, The Clarendon Bantry Bay

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  • Heritage
  • Landscape
  • Wildlife
  • Wine & Food
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Itinerary Details

Day 1 - 2

International Arrival

Transfer to your accommodation (45 mins)

Windhoek Early Check In / Late Check Out

Windhoek

1 Day

Windhoek, Namibia’s small capital yet the largest city, lies in a beautiful valley bordered by the Eros Mountains in the north and the Auas mountains in the south.

Hotel Options
RoomCourtyard View
MealsBreakfast
StyleBoutique
RoomJunior Suite
MealsFull Board & Drinks
StyleBoutique
Day 2 - 4

Transfer from Windhoek Hotel to Eros Airport (45 mins)

Flight to Sossusvlei (2 hrs)

Transfer to your Accommodation

Sossusvlei

2 Days

The sand dunes of Sossusvlei in the Namib Desert are often referred to as the highest dunes in the world.

Included Activities

Kulala Desert Lodge: Morning Excursion to SossusvleI, visit of Sesriem Canyon, scenic drives in Kulala Nature Reserve, guided nature walks
After morning coffee and rusks, head out to explore the spectacular Sossusvlei. Enter the Namib-Naukluft National Park through a private gate with marvelous views of the Namib Sand Sea. Enroute, you’ll see small game such as oryx, bat-eared fox, brown hyena and more, during your guided drives on the Kulala Nature Reserve. Visit the stunning white pans of Deadvlei, and the towering golden-orange sand dunes of Sossusvlei. After a light breakfast on the dunes, take guided walks around camp with the backdrop of stunning mountains. Set out on a nature trail along the dry river bed of Tsauchab, observing insects, reptiles, and rodents that live in these harsh conditions. Once you have worked up an appetite, enjoy lunch on a beautifully laid out table under the canopy of camelthorn trees. Later, saunter along the Sesriem Canyon floor admiring its beautiful formations before returning to lodge as the sunlight fades away.

Little Kulala: Morning Excursion to Sossusvlei, visit of Sesriem Canyon, scenic drives in Kulala Nature Reserve, guided nature walks, Quad biking, Star gazing and scorpion night walk
Discover the shape-shifting, chameleon-like epic landscape of Sossusvlei and Dead Vlei that’s forever changing with the wind and the sun. Guided excursions to these ancient Namib clay pans skirted by sandy dunes are among the driest spots on our planet. Visit the primeval wonder of Sesriem Canyon with its distinct geological layers. Spot the region’s native wildlife of oryx, bat-eared fox, brown hyena and exotic birdlife on guided nature drives to the private Kulala Wilderness Reserve. Stretch your legs on guided walking trips along the dry riverbed of the Tsauchab River, and watch the small wonders of unbound nature. Let the adventurer within you discover the exhilaration of quad biking through the Kulala Wilderness Reserve with its spectacular views of the vast desert and its wild denizens. (Fitness Level: Moderate; Please bring sunscreen, sunglasses, hats, binoculars and don’t forget your cameras).

Hotel Options
RoomLuxury Tent
MealsFull board & local drinks
StyleLodge
Little Kulala – Opt 2
Room
MealsFull Board & Activities
StyleCamp
Day 4 - 6

Transfer to Airstrip

Flight to Damaraland (Twyfelfontein) (2-3 hrs)

Transfer to your Accommodation

Damaraland (Twyfelfontein)

2 Days

Damaraland is one Namibia’s most scenic areas with its huge and ruggedly beauty, ideal for adventurous guests.

Included Activities

Doro Nawas Camp: Nature drives, Cultural activities, Nature walks and Rock art excursions
Unearth the treasures of Damaraland in Namibia. Marvel at stunning geological phenomena – from the prehistoric San rock art at Twyfelfontein, and the fossilized tree trunks at the Petrified Forest, to the Organ Pipes rock formations, and the solidified lava flow of the Burnt Mountain. Set out on nature drives in open Land Rovers, presenting panoramic vistas of Etendeka Mountains and red sandstone cliffs around you. See desert-adapted elephants, springboks, and gemsboks, and a variety of birdlife in the Huab River Valley. You may occasionally encounter a wandering cheetah or the endangered black rhino too. Scenic hikes and riverside lunches showcase the utter wilderness in a different light. For a taste of local history and cultural immersion, visit the Doro !Nawas Conservancy and the Damara Living Museum nearby. You’ll enjoy guided night walks showcasing the Namib’s nocturnal wonders including UV fluorescent scorpions. Namibia’s unpolluted clear skies are ideal for stargazing and learning about the cosmos!

Damaraland Camp: Nature drives, Cultural activities, Nature walks and Rock art excursions
Explore the dramatic landscape of Damaraland, with its dry plains and valleys hemmed in by rocky desert mountains. Spot endangered black rhinos, rare desert-adapted elephants and lions, as well as Namibian gemsbok, zebra and giraffe on morning and afternoon game drives – that’s when wildlife is best viewed. Visit local farms and communities of the Nama-Damara, Herero, Ovambo, and the displaced Riemvasmaak of South Africa. Learn more about their cultural heritage, traditions, rituals and daily lives on your interactions with the local community. Go on guided walking trips and watch the small wonders of unbound nature at Damaraland. Explore its ancient geological past and look out for its unique desert-adapted plant and animal life. Hidden among the wild red-rock mountains, at an extra cost, discover some of the finest prehistoric rock art to be found in Africa. (Fitness Level: Moderate; Please bring sunscreen, sunglasses, hats, binoculars and don’t forget your cameras).

Hotel Options
Doro Nawas Camp – Opt 1
RoomChalet
MealsFull Board, Drinks & Laundry
StyleCamp
Damaraland Camp – Opt 2
RoomLuxury Chalet
MealsFull Board & Laundry
StyleCamp
Day 6 - 7

Transfer to Airstrip

Flight to Windhoek (1-2 hrs)

Transfer to Windhoek Domestic Airport (45 mins)

Flight to Johannesburg (2 hrs)

Transfer to your accommodation

Johannesburg

1 Day

Discover South Africa’s beating heart! Johannesburg, or Jo’burg’ is a dynamic, cosmopolitan city with great places to eat and interesting sites to visit.

Hotel Options
RoomLuxury Room
MealsBreakfast
StyleBoutique
Room
MealsBreakfast
StyleInternational
Day 7 - 10

Drop off the rental car

Flight to Southern Kruger (1 hr)

Transfer to your accommodation (1-2 hrs)

Southern Kruger

3 Days

Kruger National Park is the epitome of safari experience in Africa, rich with its lion prides, elephant herds and thousands of other animals, against shifting backdrops of savanna, forests, rivers and mountains.

Included Activities

Arathusa Safari Lodge: Game drives, bush walks
Search for the Big Five and experience wonderful game drives in the early morning when the animals are particularly active and in the late afternoon when the sun paints incredible colors on the horizon. You can also experience exciting night drives to observe rarely spotted nocturnal wildlife.
Stretch your legs and enjoy exciting bush walks with an experienced guide to discover the small wonders of nature.

Inyati Game Lodge: Game drives, bush walks
Search for the Big Five and experience wonderful game drives in the early morning when the animals are particularly active and in the late afternoon when the sun paints incredible colors on the horizon. You can also experience exciting night drives to observe rarely spotted nocturnal wildlife.
Stretch your legs and enjoy exciting bush walks with an experienced guide to discover the small wonders of nature.

Hotel Options
RoomStandard Chalet
MealsFull Board
StyleLodge
Room
MealsBreakfast, Lunch, Dinner
StyleLodge
Day 10 - 13

Transfer to Airport (1-2 hrs)

Flight to Cape Town (2-3 hrs)

Transfer to your accommodation

Cape Town

3 Days

Your African metropolis awaits! With Table Mountain as a breathtaking backdrop, Cape Town is considered one of the world’s most beautiful cities.

Included Activities

Private Full Day City Tour & Table Mountain and Kirstenbosch
Discover cosmopolitan Cape Town with your own vehicle and guide which gives you flexibility to explore at your own pace. Highlights of the tour include the Castle of Good Hope, Green Market Square, Kirstenbosch Garden, Company Gardens and of course – weather permitting – a visit to the top of Table Mountain which offers breathtaking views of Cape Town and the surrounding coastline.

Around the Cape in a Day
Discover all that Cape Point has to offer on this enjoyable day excursion. Following an early breakfast at your hotel, drive out to the Atlantic Seaboard Coastal Road with your local guide. Enjoy your drive along this scenic stretch of road, passing by white sandy beaches and the ocean by Clifton and Camps Bay. Take in the bracing sea breeze as the wind catches your hair. Watch the sudden appearance of the Twelve Apostles Peaks to one side of the road, while the dramatic cliffs and rocky outcrops of the Cape Peninsula rise above the Atlantic on your other side. Make a pit stop at the pretty little fishing village of Hout Bay with its famous Sentinel. If you wish, you can take a boat ride to Seal Island, or browse through colorful stalls by the harbor piled high with handicrafts and local artifacts. Drive up to the Cape’s famed Chapman’s Peak and make the most of its photo opportunities. Continue up to the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve before dropping by the spectacular Cape Point. Look out for the feathery ‘fynbos’ swaying in the heathland along with the region’s endemic birds and wildlife, particularly the Cape Mountain Zebra and the baboons. Gaze out at False Bay, or if you wish, you can ride the funicular to the old lighthouse for taking in the twin oceans of the South Atlantic and the Indian Ocean. Take a refreshing lunch break (optional), before visiting the colony of African penguins at Boulders Beach. Go over to the old naval base of Simon’s Town, and end your eventful day at the Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens just as the sun sets over the iconic Table Mountain. (Full Day; Time of Day: Morning; Duration: 9 hrs; Private Activity & Transfer; Fitness Level: Easy; Lunch not included. Please bring comfortable walking shoes).

Wine Grapes in the Mellow Sun at the Cape Winelands
Experience a leisurely tour of the Winelands with some delicious wine and cheese tasting opportunities and a bit of local history. You have an entire day to appreciate this beautiful countryside with all your senses. After an early breakfast at your hotel, drive over to the rolling Winelands for a cellar tour of some of the best and most romantic vineyards in the region. Enjoy your first round of wine and cheese tasting before driving up to Paarl. Visit the Groot Drakenstein Prison where Nelson Mandela had spent the last days of his imprisonment. Drive up to the beautiful little village of Franschhoek, overgrown with vineyards and overlooked by the Cape mountains. Stop over for another round of delicious South African wine paired with cheese. Afterwards you could enjoy an alfresco trout lunch at any of the pretty little restaurants in the area, and make the most of the fresh catch of the day (optional). Travel up to the spectacular rural setting of Stellenbosch after lunch, established by Simon van der Stel in the shadows of the Hottentot Holland Mountains. Feast your eyes on the white gabled Cape Dutch homesteads and tree-lined avenues shaded by ancient oaks. You could also feast on yet another round of wine and cheese, if time allows. (Full Day; Time of Day: Morning; Duration: 9 hrs; Private Activity & Transfer; Meals included: Wine & cheese tasting; Fitness Level: Easy; Please bring comfortable walking shoes & don’t forget your camera; Note: No wine tasting for those under 18 years)

Hotel Options
RoomStudio Suite
MealsBreakfast
StyleBoutique
RoomSuperior Room
MealsBreakfast

Transfer to the airport

International Departure

 Price & Inclusions

  • Option 1 From $ 12,090 /person
  • Option 2 From $ 16,090 /person

Prices are in USD and exclude international flights. This trip price is based on low season rates for accommodation and other applicable services, and may change depending on availability, currency fluctuations and number of people traveling together. For high season prices, please contact us with your exact travel dates and preferences.

Price Includes

  • Accommodation in one double room for 13 days / 12 nights.
  • Meals as indicated
  • Economy flights for all sectors :
    • Windhoek – Sossusvlei
    • Sossusvlei – Damaraland (Twyfelfontein)
    • Damaraland (Twyfelfontein) – Windhoek
    • Windhoek – Johannesburg
    • Johannesburg – Southern Kruger
    • Southern Kruger – Cape Town
  • All activities as listed :
    • Sossusvlei: Kulala Desert Lodge: Morning Excursion to SossusvleI, visit of Sesriem Canyon, scenic drives in Kulala Nature Reserve, guided nature walks
    • Sossusvlei: Little Kulala: Morning Excursion to Sossusvlei, visit of Sesriem Canyon, scenic drives in Kulala Nature Reserve, guided nature walks, Quad biking, Star gazing and scorpion night walk
    • Damaraland (Twyfelfontein): Doro Nawas Camp: Nature drives, Cultural activities, Nature walks and Rock art excursions
    • Damaraland (Twyfelfontein): Damaraland Camp: Nature drives, Cultural activities, Nature walks and Rock art excursions
    • Southern Kruger: Arathusa Safari Lodge: Game drives, bush walks
    • Southern Kruger: Inyati Game Lodge: Game drives, bush walks
    • Cape Town: Private Full Day City Tour & Table Mountain and Kirstenbosch
    • Cape Town: Around the Cape in a Day
    • Cape Town: Wine Grapes in the Mellow Sun at the Cape Winelands

Namibia:

  • Self-driven car during your journey as follows:
    • Vehicle Type: Toyota Hilux 4×4 Double Cabin Manual (for automatic gear contact your Travel Consultant)
    • Unlimited mileage
    • X days
    • Pick-up: Date & Location
    • Drop-off: Date & Location
    • Namibia Road Map and detailed description of your routing
    • GPS navigation system
    • One additional driver
    • Two spare wheels and extra fuel tank
    • Cooler Box and First Aid Kit
    • Towing charges in the event of mechanical failure
  • For your rental car we book the best cover possible with the following services:
    • STLW Super Theft Loss Waiver
    • SCDW Super Collision Damage Waiver
    • Tyre and Glass Cover
  • The general business terms apply

South Africa:

  • Self-driven car during your journey as follows:
    • Vehicle Type: Default car for 1-3 guests: Toyota Corolla or similar (Automatic) / For families / friends (4-5 guests): Toyota Avanza or similar (Manual) / For high end guests and 4×4 (1-4 guests): Toyota Hilux Double Cab 4×4 or similar (Manual) / For groups (6-8 guests): Toyota Quantum or similar (Manual)
    • Unlimited mileage
    • X days
    • Pick-up: Date Airport
    • Drop-off: Date Airport
    • Detailed description of your routing
    • GPS navigation system
    • One additional driver
    • Towing charges in the event of mechanical failure
  • For your rental car we book the best cover possible with the following services:
    • STLW Super Theft Loss Waiver
    • SCDW Super Collision Damage Waiver
    • TGDW Tyre and Glass Damage Waiver as well as Sand-, Water- and Underbody Damage
    • Third Party Liability Waiver
  • Additionally our preferred partners offers the following:
    • Transport to hospital in case of a medical emergency. Guaranteed hospital admission up to 2.000 ZAR, which is to be refunded by client or client’s medical air.
    • 24-hour call service for car breakdown or emergency. Repatriation to an appropriate facility in the client’s area of residence following an accident.
  • The general business terms apply

South Africa and Namibia:

  • Game drives in high quality and well maintained safari vehicle with professional English-speaking driver-guide. In case the game drives are booked through your lodge/camp, they will be shared with other guests with a maximum of 9 guests per vehicle.
  • All airport and hotel transfers as indicated above
  • Your Trip Coordinator: a 24/7 point of contact, supporting you during your trip
  • Welcome kit including all important documents and information regarding your itinerary
  • Fees and taxes
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Namibia and South Africa: Highlights of the South

13 days $ 12,090 / person

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