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Northern Namibia Explorer

Resort:Northern Namibia Explorer
Operator: Cox and Kings
Destination: Namibia
Price From: £4295.00

Overview

This diverse self-drive adventure travels through some of the most dramatic scenery in northern Namibia. Wildlife viewing is central to this itinerary, finishing up with an opportunity to see Okonjima’s big cats at close quarters.

Itinerary

Days 1-2: Fly to Windhoek via Johannesburg

Fly to Windhoek via Johannesburg. Arrive the nextday and pick up your hire car. Overnight at OliveGrove Guest House. (N)

Days 3-4: Damaraland

Drive to Spitzkoppen in Damaraland and stay2 nights at Spitzkoppen Lodge. Activities includehiking, birding, visiting Bushman rock art sitesand horse riding. Brandberg Mountain, with theWhite Lady rock painting is also within strikingdistance. (B, D)

Days 5-6: Etendeka Concession Area

Drive to Etendeka Concession Area. En route visitthe Twyfelfontein rock art site set in an impressivegranite boulder landscape. Stay 2 nights at EtendekaMountain Camp. Activities include nature walks anddrives, and the popular ˜crystal walk™. (B, L, D)

Days 7-8: #Khoadi //Hoas Conservancy

Drive south to the #Khoadi //Hoas Conservancy andstay 2 nights at Hobatere Lodge. Activities includewildlife drives (day and night) and bush walks.The 8,808 hectare concession area is home to awide variety of wildlife including elephants, lions,leopards, cheetahs and nocturnal animals such asaardvarks. (B, L, D)

Days 9-10: Etosha ¢ Ongava Private GameReserve

Drive through the less explored western sector ofEtosha National Park, stopping en route at theprolific waterholes. Enter the adjoining OngavaPrivate Game Reserve and stay 2 nights at OngavaTented Camp. Activities include tracking rhinos onfoot and wildlife drives. (B, L, D)

Days 11-12: Okonjima

Drive south to Okonjima Plains Camp.Okonjima is home to a variety of animalsrescued by the AfriCat Foundation. Activitiesinclude radio-tracking of leopards andcheetahs, walking Bushman trails and achance to learn more about the AfriCatFoundation™s crucial work. (B, L, D)

Days 13-14: Fly to London via Johannesburg

Drive south to Windhoek. Fly to London, viaJohannesburg. (B) Arrive the next day. (N)