12 Day Windhoek to Cape Town Semi Comfort Tour

Tour Details

Tour Style Comfort
Length 12 days
Countries Visited Namibia, South Africa
Starts Windhoek
Ends Cape Town
Group Size Max 18, Avg 14
Age Range 12 – 65 Years and older
Tour SKU ACM2624
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What You'll Experience

  • Windhoek
  • Etosha National Park
  • Swakopmund
  • Namib Desert
  • Sesriem Canyon
  • Dune 45
  • Sossusvlei
  • Keetmanshoop
  • Quiver Tree Forest
  • Fish River Canyon
  • Orange River
  • Lambert's Bay
  • Cape Town

Why You'll Love this Tour

Embark on an unforgettable odyssey through Namibia and South Africa! Witness the stark beauty of Sossusvlei's towering dunes, delve into the heart of Africa's largest canyon Fish River Canyon, and spot magnificent wildlife on thrilling Etosha National Park safaris. This adventure isn't just about landscapes - unwind on pristine beaches, explore charming towns, and savor South Africa's renowned winelands. With your expert guide leading the way, experience a unique blend of hotels, camping, and guesthouses, ensuring an immersive cultural experience. Prepare to be captivated by breathtaking scenery, diverse wildlife, and the cosmopolitan charm of Cape Town. This is Africa like nowhere else - book your unforgettable 12-day adventure today.

Tour Price

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Included

  • Meals - 10 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch, 2 Dinners
  • Accommodation - 5 Nights Hotel, 1 Night Guesthouse, 1 Night Lodge, 4 Nights Participation Camping
  • 2 experienced crew
  • All transport between destinations
  • Welcome Moment - Meet your guide and group
  • Penduka Village Restaurant & Shop, Windhoek
  • Etosha National Park Wildlife Safari Drive
  • Sossusvlei Dunes Visit
  • Sesriem Canyon Visit
  • Quiver Tree Forest
  • Giant's Playground
  • Fish River Canyon Visit
  • Lambert's Bay Wine Tasting
  • !Khwa ttu San Culture and Education Centre

Excluded

  • International Airfares
  • Travel insurance (Get Adventure Travel Insurance)
  • Personal spending money
  • Visa costs
  • Border taxes
  • Passports
  • Vaccinations
  • Personal taxes (including departure and border taxes)
  • All optional activities
  • Unscheduled or optional national / game parks and other activities
  • Gratuities
  • Meals (other than those listed as included)
  • All drinks
  • Tips
  • Laundry
  • Other items of a personal nature

Activities

Some of the activities you can take part in on this tour.

Included in Tour Price

  • Welcome Moment - Meet Your Guide and Group
  • Penduka Village Restaurant & Shop, Windhoek
  • Etosha National Park Wildlife Safari Drive
  • Sossusvlei Dunes Visit
  • Sesriem Canyon Visit
  • Quiver Tree Forest
  • Giant's Playground
  • Fish River Canyon Visit
  • Lambert's Bay Wine Tasting
  • !Khwa ttu San Culture and Education Centre


Other Activities

Etosha National Park

  • Etosha Open Vehicle Wildlife Safari Drive (1100NAD per person)
Swakopmund
  • Sandboarding in the Namib Desert (700 NAD per person)
  • Living Desert Tour (800 NAD per person)
  • Swakopmund Guided Cultural Tour (550 NAD per person)
  • Skeleton Coast Scenic Flight (4800 NAD per person)
  • Swakopmund Skydiving - Ground Rush Adventures (from 4294 NAD per person)
Sossusvlei
  • Deadvlei Visit (120NAD per person)
Lambert's Bay
  • Bird Island Visit (50ZAR per person)
Cape Town
  • Cape Town Urban Safari (1140ZAR per person)
  • Wine Tour and Tasting (1675ZAR per person)
  • Cape Point Tour (1800ZAR per person)
Table Mountain
  • Table Mountain Cable Car (300-390ZAR per person)
Optional Activities available on this tour at your own expense

Itinerary

Day 1: Windhoek, Namibia

Unwind and explore at your own pace until this evening’s welcome meeting kicks off your epic adventure! Join your fellow travellers for a local meal tonight (own expense).

Accommodation: Auas City Hotel (or similar)

Day 2: Windhoek – Etosha National Park, Namibia

Embark on a wildlife adventure in Namibia’s crown jewel, Etosha National Park! After stocking up on provisions at the Penduka Village Restaurant & Shop near Windhoek, we head north for an afternoon safari drive in our comfortable touring vehicle. Keep your eyes peeled for Namibia’s iconic wildlife – majestic lions, towering giraffes, lumbering elephants, and graceful antelope herds roaming the vast plains. As the sun dips below the horizon, the park transforms. Opt for an open-vehicle night drive and witness nocturnal creatures emerge under the starlit sky. This thrilling experience might reveal elusive predators on the hunt or fascinating nocturnal animals seldom seen during the day. Etosha offers unforgettable wildlife encounters. Make the most of your time here with additional optional open-vehicle safaris, maximizing your chances of spotting these magnificent creatures in their natural habitat.

Accommodation: NWR Etosha NP Okaukeujo Restcamp (or similar)
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Included Highlights: Penduka Village Restaurant & Shop, Etosha National Park Wildlife Safari Drive
Optional Activities: Etosha Open Vehicle Wildlife Safari Drive (1100 NAD)

Day 3: Etosha National Park, Namibia

Fuel your sense of adventure with another thrilling safari drive in our touring vehicle the next day. Keep your camera ready – you never know what magnificent creature you might spot next! Elephants, rhinos, lions, leopards, hyenas, and giraffes are just a few animals that can be spotted in this remarkable park.

Accommodation: NWR Etosha NP Okaukeujo Restcamp (or similar)
Included Highlights: Etosha National Park Wildlife Safari Drive
Optional Activities: Etosha Open Vehicle Wildlife Safari Drive (1100 NAD)

Day 4: Etosha National Park – Swakopmund, Namibia

Wind down and soak in the mesmerizing desert scenery as we journey towards western Namibia’s gem, Swakopmund. This charming coastal town boasts a unique blend of history, adventure, and otherworldly landscapes. Spend two nights exploring its historical streets, indulging in thrilling activities like sandboarding or skydiving (optional), or simply marveling at the beauty that surrounds you. Swakopmund offers something for everyone. Be captivated by its bizarre lunar landscapes, witness unforgettable sunsets paint the sky in vibrant hues, and encounter the prehistoric wonder of the Welwitschia mirabilis plants, some estimated to be over 1000 years old! This captivating town promises an unforgettable experience.

Accommodation: Hotel Deutsches Haus Swakopmund (or similar)
Meals: Breakfast

Day 5: Swakopmund, Namibia

Unleash your inner adventurer with a day tailor-made for you! Choose from heart-pounding thrills like sandboarding down towering dunes or skydiving for breathtaking aerial views. For a cultural immersion, delve into the heart of a local township on a guided tour. This free day in Swakopmund allows you to customize your experience – how will you explore?

Accommodation: Hotel Deutsches Haus Swakopmund (or similar)
Meals: Breakfast
Optional Activities: Sandboarding in the Namib Desert (700 NAD per person), Living Desert Tour (800 NAD per person), Swakopmund Guided Cultural Tour (550 NAD per person), Skeleton Coast Scenic Flight (4800 NAD per person), Swakopmund Skydiving – Ground Rush Adventures (from 4294 NAD per person)

Day 6: Swakopmund – Namib Desert, Namibia

Our adventure deepens as we delve into the heart of the Namib Desert! Our journey takes us past Walvis Bay, Namibia’s bustling port city. En-route, we’ll stop for a caffeine fix in Solitaire, a quirky village with a gas station, a general store doubling as a coffee shop, and a small mechanic’s workshop – a true desert haven.The vast emptiness of the Namib unfolds as we traverse this awe-inspiring landscape. In the late afternoon, we arrive at the gateway to the Namib Desert – the colossal red sand dunes of Sossusvlei. Towering majestically against the vast canvas of the desert sky, these iconic dunes promise an unforgettable encounter. The Namib desert is known to be the oldest desert in the world (55-80 million years old). Prepare to be captivated by the raw beauty of the Namib!

Accommodation: Sossus Oasis Campsite (or similar)
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 7: Namib Desert, Namibia

Prepare to be dwarfed by Namibia’s iconic landscapes! Explore Sossusvlei, a clay pan embraced by the world’s highest sand dunes, towering up to 300 meters. Challenge yourself by conquering Dune 45, the tallest in the area, and be rewarded with panoramic desert vistas. Enjoy free time to explore Sossusvlei at your own pace, marveling at the play of light and shadow on these ancient giants. The adventure continues at Sesriem Canyon, a dramatic natural wonder carved by the Tsauchab River. Hike through narrow passageways and towering walls, soaking in the dramatic scenery. This quintessential Namibian canyon offers a glimpse into the raw beauty of the desert. For an even more unforgettable experience, visit Deadvlei, a stark white pan adorned with the skeletal remains of ancient camel thorn trees, creating an otherworldly landscape.

Accommodation: Sossus Oasis Campsite (or similar)
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Included activities: Sossusvlei Dunes Visit, Sesriem Canyon Visit and Hike
Optional Activities: Deadvlei Visit (120 NAD)

Day 8: Namib Desert – Keetmanshoop, Namibia

Our Namibian adventure continues as we journey south, soaking in the dramatic desert landscapes. Keep your eyes peeled for unique desert flora and fauna along the way. In the afternoon, we arrive at Keetmanshoop, a charming town nestled amidst the desert plains. Here, prepare to be captivated by a true Namibian treasure – the Quiver Tree Forest. These ancient, sculptural Aloe dichotoma trees, also known as quiver trees, were traditionally used by the San people to make quivers for their arrows. Explore the otherworldly forest at your leisure, marveling at the resilience of these desert inhabitants and the unique ecosystem they thrive in. This contrasting landscape is a fitting end to an unforgettable day.

Accommodation: Quiver Inn Guesthouse (or similar)
Meals: Breakfast
Included Highlights: Quiver Tree Forest

Day 9: Keetmanshoop – Orange River, Namibia

Rise with the sun and embark on a day packed with Namibia’s natural wonders! First up, we explore the Giant’s Playground, a whimsical geological formation where massive dolerite boulders are precariously balanced, creating a landscape that sparks the imagination. Next, we head south, deeper into Namibia’s breathtaking scenery. Our afternoon takes us to the awe-inspiring Fish River Canyon, the second largest canyon in Africa. Witness its dramatic scale and ever-changing colors as the sunlight dances on the canyon walls. As the day winds down, we reach the banks of the mighty Orange River, a welcome sight after a day of exploration. Enjoy some free time to relax on the riverbanks, take a refreshing dip in the cool waters (optional), or simply soak in the beauty of the surrounding landscape. This diverse day showcases the best of southern Namibia!

Accommodation: Norotshama River Resort
Meals: Breakfast
Included Activities: Giant’s Playground, Fish River Canyon Visit

Day 10: Orange River – Lambert’s Bay, South Africa

Bid farewell to Namibia and cross the border into South Africa! Our coastal journey continues towards Lambert’s Bay, a charming seaside town known for its scenic beauty and laid-back atmosphere. Along the way, tantalize your taste buds with an included wine tasting. Learn from experts how to analyze your palate and perfectly pair food with the exquisite wines cultivated in the foothills of the Cederberg Mountains. This delightful experience will deepen your appreciation for South Africa’s renowned winemaking tradition. In the afternoon, the choice is yours! Embark on an optional visit to Bird Island, a haven for over 25,000 blue-eyed gannets at certain times of the year. Witness these magnificent seabirds nesting and diving for prey, creating a spectacle of nature. Alternatively, penguin enthusiasts can visit between August and October to witness these tuxedoed birds during their breeding season (optional). For those who prefer a leisurely afternoon, explore the quaint town of Lambert’s Bay at your own pace. Stroll through charming streets lined with unique artisan shops and boutiques, picking up a special souvenir to commemorate your travels. Soak in the laid-back atmosphere and perhaps indulge in some fresh seafood at the harbor before continuing your South African adventure.

Accommodation: Sir Lambert’s Guest House (or similar)
Meals: Breakfast
Included Highlights: Lambert’s Bay Wine Tasting
Optional Activities: Bird Island Visit (50 ZAR per person)

Day 11: Lambert’s Bay – Cape Town, South Africa

Our adventure culminates in vibrant Cape Town! As we traverse the scenic Namaqualand region, keep your eyes peeled for a dazzling display of wildflowers (in season during August and September). These vibrant carpets of Namaqualand daisies transform the landscape into a breathtaking spectacle. En-route, we stop at !Khwa ttu San Culture and Education Centre. Here, gain insights into the rich heritage of the San people, the indigenous inhabitants of southern Africa. Learn about their traditional way of life, cultural practices, and their deep connection to the land. Prepare to be captivated by Cape Town, a city brimming with energy, natural beauty, and historical significance. Upon arrival, the possibilities are endless! Consider adding extra days to explore its diverse offerings. Explore Iconic Landmarks: Ascend the majestic Table Mountain (optional) for panoramic city views, or visit Cape Point, the dramatic southern tip of Africa (optional). Immerse yourself in the world-renowned wine region of Stellenbosch with a guided tour (optional, 45-minute drive). Venture further afield to Franschhoek, a charming town steeped in French Huguenot history (optional, 1-hour drive). Thrilling Adventures: For the adrenaline junkie, optional activities like skydiving, abseiling, or even cage diving with great white sharks are on offer! (all at an additional cost) Cultural Delights: Wander through the city center, brimming with some of South Africa’s oldest buildings and botanical gardens. Delve into the region’s rich history at the Cultural History Museum or the Planetarium. Numerous smaller museums and theaters await exploration, catering to diverse interests.From cultural immersion to heart-pounding adventures, Cape Town has something for everyone. This vibrant city promises an unforgettable conclusion to your Namibian and South African odyssey!

Accommodation: Cresta Grande Cape Town (or similar)
Meals: Breakfast
Included Highlights: !Khwa ttu San Culture and Education Centre

Day 12: Cape Town, South Africa

Depart at any time from Cape Town. We highly recommend booking post-accommodation to fully experience this captivating city! Speak to your travel consultant if you wish to extend your stay. There are so much to do in this vibrant city.

Meals: Breakfast
Optional Activities: Cape Town Urban Safari (1140 ZAR person), Table Mountain Cable Car (300-390 ZAR per person), Cape Point Tour (1800 ZAR person), Wine Tour and Tasting (1675 ZAR per person)

Onward Travel Plans

Due to circumstances beyond our control while on tour (such as border crossings, traffic, breakdowns and delays, etc), the end time on the last day cannot be guaranteed. Therefore we strongly recommend you stay the night and fly out the next day. Please consult with your booking consultant.

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the travel days like?

This is not a physically challenging tour, however the travelling can be difficult on long drives with poor road conditions. Long distances are covered between national parks and game drives are also spend driving around the park in search of wildlife. Yet the diversity and beautiful scenery of this African landscape combined with meeting the local tribes and learning about their cultures truly enhances the experience.  

What if I'm travelling solo?

Our group trips are designed for shared accommodation so the single supplement is optional based on whether you require a private room. We pair single travellers in twin accommodation with someone of the same sex for the duration of your tour.

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Original price was: R45,999.Current price is: R36,799.

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