Namib Desert Safari
The 3 day Namib Desert safari starts and ends in Windhoek. This is an African safari in Namibia. The 3 Days Namib Desert Safari visits one of the oldest deserts in the world. You will be heading to the mighty Namib Desert. This 3 day Namib Desert safari travels over the spectacular Khomas Hoch-land. This leads you to the awe-inspiring desert sea of the Namib. You will catch a glimpse of Namibia’s beautiful wildlife on the way. The 3 day Namib Desert safari is a must-do experience while in Namibia.
Day 1: Windhoek – Sesriem
You will be met by our Namibia safari rep in the morning. You will have some time for a briefing on the 3 day Namib Desert safari. This will be between 08:00 and 08:30 at your hotel in Windhoek. Namibia’s Capital is surrounded by mountains. You will pass first over the Eros Mountains. This will be followed by the Khomas Hoch-land Range. This takes you from the central Namibian plateau to grassy desert savannah. There will be a stop at Solitaire for petrol. You may as well have your lunch here. Your 3 day Namib Desert safari continues to Sesriem. Our aim is for you to be there by late afternoon. A short excursion to the nearby sand dunes will do. This is to enjoy the sunset over the dunes and watch the colors glow. Return back to Namib Desert Lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 2: Sesriem – Sossusvlei – Sesriem
Your 3 day Namib Desert safari start early. This is to enable you catch the soft light of the sunrise over the desert. You will pass through Sesriem and drive towards Sossusvlei. There will be sand dunes along both sides of the road. You will stop at the famous Dune 45. If you feel fit may climb the dune. This will reward you with breathtaking view of the surrounding Namibian desert. It is here that you will enjoy your breakfast. This will be followed by a desert walk in the cool of the morning. There are chance of seeing gemsboks, springboks, black-backed jackals and ostriches. As the day cools down you will have a short excursion to Sesriem Canyon. You will later drive back to Namib Desert Lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Sesrriem – Windhoek
Early 3 day Namib Desert safari start will be in order. It is a drive back to civilization. This will be on scenic roads. You will go through Namibia’s Khomas Hoch-land Mountain Range. You will arrive back in the city in the afternoon. Drop off will be at your accommodation in Windhoek.