6 days in Namibia Itinerary

6 days in Namibia Itinerary

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6 days in Namibia Itinerary

Start: Windhoek
Drive + Fly:  1​h 45​min
1
Luderitz
— 1 day
Fly + Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Windhoek
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 15​min
3
Damaraland
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
4
Swakopmund
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  3​h 15​min
End: Windhoek

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Luderitz

Luderitz ©
Lüderitz tourism centers around its well-preserved colonial Art Nouveau architecture and diverse wildlife.
On the 31st (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Felsenkirche and then steep yourself in history at Kolmanskop Ghost Town.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Luderitz travel route builder website .

Windhoek to Luderitz is an approximately 2-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Windhoek in October; daily highs in Luderitz reach 27°C and lows reach 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) to allow time to travel to Windhoek.

Things to do in Luderitz

Historic Sites
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Kolmanskop Ghost Town ©
Kolmanskop Ghost Town
Felsenkirche ©
Felsenkirche

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 1st (Fri), look for gifts at Herrle & Herma Jewellers, then admire the striking features of Christuskirche, then examine the collection at National Museum of Namibia, and finally stroll through Deadvlei. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hunt for treasures at Namibia Craft Centre, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and then see the interesting displays at Trans-Namib Railroad Museum.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Windhoek trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Luderitz to Windhoek in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Luderitz in October, expect Windhoek to be somewhat warmer, temps between 38°C and 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Damaraland.

Things to do in Windhoek

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Deadvlei
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Deadvlei ©
Deadvlei
Christuskirche ©
Christuskirche
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Damaraland

Damaraland ©
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): appreciate the history behind Twyfelfontein.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Damaraland holiday app .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Windhoek to Damaraland in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Swakopmund.

Things to do in Damaraland

Historic Sites
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Twyfelfontein ©
Twyfelfontein

2
nights
Swakopmund

Nestled on Namibia's Atlantic coast and surrounded by the sand dunes of the vast Namib Desert, the resort town of Swakopmund enchants visitors with its distinct German colonial architecture and pleasant climate.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): take a leisurely stroll along Walvis Bay Waterfront and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities. On the next day, take in the views from Swakopmund Jetty, then examine the collection at Swakopmund Museum, then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and finally push the limits with an extreme tour.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Swakopmund road trip site .

Traveling by car from Damaraland to Swakopmund takes 3 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Swakopmund can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Swakopmund

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trip

Walvis Bay
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Safaris
Swakopmund Museum ©
Swakopmund Museum

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