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15 Day Namibia and Zambezi Overland Comfort Tour

R33,100

+ Local Payment ZAR 1400

+ Single Supplement EUR 650 (Optional)


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  • 15 Day Namibia and Zambezi Overland Comfort Overland
  • 15 Day Namibia and Zambezi Overland Comfort Overland
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Tour Style Small Group Accommodated
Countries Visited Namibia, Zambia
Starts Livingstone
Ends Windhoek
Group Size Max 12
Age Range 12 – 65 Years and older

Why book this trip? On the Namibia and Zambezi Overland Comfort Tour you can look forward to highlights in Namibia and Zambia such as Victoria Falls (Zambian Side), the Caprivi Strip, Etosha National Park, Swakopmund and the Namib Desert. Your accommodation will be in comfortable permanent tents, chalets and a lovely guest farm with the majority of your meals being provided for.

 

 

 

Tour Overview

Departing from Livingstone
Ends in
Windhoek

This Livingstone to Windhoek Accommodated adventure leads you through the beautiful lands of Namibia and Zambia highlighting the wildlife of Etosha National Park, the scenery of Damaraland and the dunes of the beautiful Namib Desert. Travelling to the Etosha National Park, being one of Southern Africa's most loved wildlife sanctuaries packed with a variety of animals and amazing scenery for your viewing pleasure and to the vast landscapes of the Namib Desert where you enjoy sunsets over the world’s highest sand dunes and end off with a boat cruise in the Chobe National Park.  

Highlights

Included

  • 14 nights in chalets, permanent tents & guesthouses
  • Entrance fees
  • Use of all equipment (including sleeping bag & pillow)
  • Transport in minibus / safari truck & 4WD
  • Meals - 14 breakfasts, 11 lunches & 9 dinners
  • Professional guides (2)
  • Etosha National Park, full day game drive in in the park x2, Entrance fees
  • Entrance to see the Victoria Falls
  • Caprivi, Entrance fees & game drives
  • Brandberg, Entrance to petrified forest and San Rock Art
  • Swakopmund, Entrance to Cape Cross seal colony
  • Namib Desert, Entrance fees to Sesriem Canyon and Naukluft National Park

Excluded

  • International Airfares
  • Travel and medical 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
  • Sleeping bag if needed
  • Restaurant meals (other than those listed)
  • All drinks
  • Laundry
  • Other items of a personal nature

SKU: ACS0610
 

Itinerary

Days 1-2: Livingstone

Please be available for the departure meeting at 14h00. You will then have two days free time to explore this beautiful area and see the splendour of Victoria Falls. Victoria Falls, the planet’s biggest sheet of falling water, is 1.7 kilometres wide and 100 metres high, and the mist that it creates can be seen more than 50 kilometres away. Known locally as Mosi-oa-Tunya (the smoke that thunders), Victoria Falls will quite literally takes your breath away – and soaks your clothes at the same time.

Meals: Breakfast x1, Lunch and Dinner at own expense
Includes: Entrance to Victoria Falls
Overnight: Victoria Falls Waterfront – Twin share chalet with en-suite facilities. Swimming pool, bar, restaurant, telephone, internet facilities. (Or Maramba Lodge, twin share chalet with en-suite facilities)
Distance/time: N/A
Optional Activities: White water rafting, sunset cruises, elephant back safaris, scenic flights & many more

Days 3-4: Caprivi, Namibia

Today we cross out of Zambia and enter into the Caprivi Strip where we will spend two days exploring this area. The Caprivi Strip is the northern Namibian gateway to the Okavango Delta, also known as the Panhandle – resembling a pan’s handle. The area is particularly lush and green providing significant habitat for the endangered African Wild Dog. We’ll explore the Kwando River by boat and take a game drive into the Mahango Game Reserve located in the north east of Namibia on the Botswana border. The varied vegetation of the 25 400 hectare Mahango Game Reserve is widely considered one of Namibia’ s most varied and fascinating conservation areas.

Meals: Breakfast x2, Lunch x2, Dinner x2
Includes: Entrance fees and game drives
Overnight: Camp Kwando – twin share permanent tents with en-suite facilities, swimming pool, bar, restaurant, telephone. WiFi not available (Day 3)
Ngepi Camp – twin share tree houses with en-suite facilities. Swimming cage in the river, bar & restaurant, free WiFi (Day 4)
Distance/time: Day 3: 300km, ± 4 hours, excluding stops for sightseeing & lunch; Day 4: 200km, ± 3 hours, excluding stops for sightseeing

Day 5: Rundu, Namibia

We will spend the morning enjoying the lovely birdlife before hitting the road that takes us past the Kavango River where you will see villages of quaint grass huts and local wooden crafts and carvings. Tonight we stay at Inkwazi Lodge which is situated along the river in Rundu. We can kick back here and enjoy a spectacular sunset.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Overnight: Inkwazi Lodge – twin permanent chalets with en-suite facilities, Swimming pool, bar & restaurant. WiFi not available
Distance/time: 210kms, ± 3 hours, excluding stops for sightseeing & lunch

Days 6-8: Etosha National Park, Namibia

We make our way to the wildlife-dense Etosha National Park deep in the heart of Namibia. Wildlife are attracted here due to the large source of water from the pan. It is in fact known as ‘the great white place of dry water’. Look out for elephant , antelope, lions amongst a variety of other species. We will be staying on the Tarentaal Guest Farm which is on the boundary of the park. Much time will be spent on morning and afternoon game drives.

Meals: Breakfast x3, Lunch x3, Dinner x3
Includes: Entrance fees to Etosha National Park, game drives
Overnight:  Tarentaal Guest Farm – private working farm outside Etosha National Park. Twin rooms with en-suite facilities. Swimming pool, bar & telephone. (35km/25min from Anderson Gate to Etosha). WiFi not available
Distance/time: 720kms, ± 9 hours excluding stops for sightseeing & lunch + 2 x full day game drive in Etosha

Day 9: Brandberg, Namibia

Today our journeys take us south to the Brandberg Mountain and we will pass through beautiful desert landscapes. The Brandberg mountain is a soaring mass of granite that reaches 2573 metres. We will stay in a lodge in the dry Ugab River which is home to the rare desert elephants. These desert elephants have adapted to the dry semi-desert conditions because they have a smaller body mass and longer legs allowing them the physical attributes it takes to walk longer distances to reach water. We will take a walk with a local guide around the petrified forest to see the famous White Lady rock painting.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Includes: Entrance to the petrified forest and San Rock Art
Overnight: Brandberg White Lady Lodge – twin share chalets with en-suite facilities, bar, restaurant & swimming pool. WiFi not available
Distance/time: 430km, ± 6 hours, excluding stops for sightseeing

Day 10-11: Swakopmund, Namibia

We will travel along the flat open plains to the west coast to spend time observing the Cape Cross Seal Colony bathing in the ocean and basking in the sun. Once we have spent some time enjoying the coast we will continue on to another coastal town of Swakopmund. Here you can explore the town or go sea kayaking or dune boarding at your own expense. There is still a very strong German influence that comes from the German colonialists who settled here in 1892. This influence can be seen in the food you eat and the surrounding architecture.

Meals: Breakfast x2, Lunch x1, Dinner at own expense
Includes: Entrance to Cape Cross seal colony
Overnight: Hotel d’Avignon – twin share rooms with en suite facilities. Telephone & restaurant.
WiFi in main building
Distance/time: 250km, ± 3½ hours, excluding stops for sightseeing
Optional Activities: Sand boarding, Skydiving, Ocean canoe safari, Scenic flights & many more

Day 12-13: Namib Desert, Namibia

We will be leaving the town of Swakopmund and the lunar landscapes behind as we travel into the Namib desert. Red sand dunes define this area as well as unusual crescent-shaped dunes and the most widespread linear dunes. Our next exploration will be that of Sossusvlei where we will explore Sesriem Canyon and its unusual rock formations. In and around the canyon you will find springbok, gemsbok, cape fox and hyena amongst the camel thorn trees. Back at the lodge you can watch the sun set over the world’s highest sand dunes for a wonderful end to your day.

Meals: Breakfast x2, Lunchx2, Dinner x2
Includes: Entrance fees to Sesriem Canyon and Naukluft National Park
Overnight: Namib Desert, Desert Camp – twin share permanent tents with en suite facilities. Restaurant, swimming pool & bar. WiFi not available
Distance/time: 350kms, ± 5 hours excluding stops for sightseeing
Optional Activities: On arrival at Sossusvlei the guide will walk with the group into Sossusvlei (+/- 3.5km). For those clients who do not want to walk, there are 4WD vehicles that can drive you in. The 4WD, is an own expense (+/- N$50 each way) and is optional.

Day 14: Windhoek, Nambia

Our destination for the day is the capital and largest city of Namibia, Windhoek. The town is an eclectic mix of African and European culture together with a mixture of the German modern and colonial era. You will have the day free to explore the city and perhaps become familiar with the rich history. Visit the museums, craft markets and shops and then in the evening you can enjoy a meal at one of the local restaurants (own expense).

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner at own expense
Overnight: Klein Windhoek Guest House – twin rooms with en-suite facilities, swimming pool, restaurant & bar. WiFi available
Distance/time: 345km, ± 4½ hours, excluding stops for sightseeing & lunch

Day 15: Windhoek – Tour Ends, Namibia

The tour comes to an end this morning after breakfast. Transfers to the Airport in Windhoek is available on request.

Meals: Breakfast

 

Activities

Included highlights:

  • Victoria Falls – A natural wonder of the world & adventure activities
  • Caprivi – Game drives & boat cruise
  • Etosha National Park – game viewing
  • Damaraland– rock paintings
  • Namib Desert – walk Sossusvlei dunes


Other Activities

  • White Water rafting
  • Sunset Cruises
  • Sand Boarding
  • Sky diving
  • Ocean Canoe safari
  • Scenic flights
  • Guided walk into Sossusvlei

 

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Price

R33,100

+ Local Payment ZAR 1400

+ Single Supplement EUR 650 (Optional)


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R33,100

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+ Local Payment ZAR 1400

+ Single Supplement EUR 650 (Optional)

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