5 days in Namibia Itinerary

5 days in Namibia Itinerary

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5 days in Namibia Itinerary

Start: Johannesburg
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Walvis Bay
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Etosha National Park
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Windhoek
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
End: Johannesburg

1
night
Walvis Bay

A pleasant port city, Walvis Bay offers tourists a variety of urban entertainment options that complement its many natural attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): see Off-Road Tours. On the 26th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Dune 7.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Walvis Bay holiday planner .

Johannesburg, South Africa to Walvis Bay is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Johannesburg in September, you will find days in Walvis Bay are little chillier (24°C), and nights are about the same (12°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Etosha National Park.

Things to do in Walvis Bay

Tours Outdoors Adventure
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Off-Road Tours
Dune 7 ©
Dune 7

1
night
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.
On the 27th (Sun), tour the pleasant surroundings at Etosha and then make a trip to Okaukuejo waterhole.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Etosha National Park trip itinerary planning website .

You can fly from Walvis Bay to Etosha National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and shuttle; or do a combination of train and shuttle. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel to Windhoek.

Things to do in Etosha National Park

Parks Wildlife
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Etosha ©
Etosha

2
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.
On the 28th (Mon), see the interesting displays at National Museum of Namibia, stroll through Deadvlei, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Namibia Craft Centre, and finally look for gifts at The Diamond Works. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: buy something for everyone on your list at The Grove Mall of Namibia, take in the spiritual surroundings of Christuskirche, and then stroll through NamibRand Nature Reserve.

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You can fly from Etosha National Park to Windhoek in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. In September in Windhoek, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Windhoek

Parks Wildlife Shopping

Side Trip

Deadvlei
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Deadvlei ©
Deadvlei
Christuskirche ©
Christuskirche
National Museum of Namibia ©
National Museum of Namibia

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