Spirit of Namibia

Overview

Experience the romance and allure of an off the beaten track Namibia vacation with this Gold standard safari. Explore the wild open spaces and rugged landscapes of one of the most gorgeous places on earth. The proud yet friendly tribes people, the desolate skeleton coast and fantastic flora and fauna combine to make this region a heavenly utopia.

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Highlights
  • Tailor made tour of Namibia’s best camps
  • Starts and ends in Windhoek
  • Includes all transfers and guides
  • Stay in luxurious Fully Inclusive camps
You will Stay At

DESERT RHINO CAMP

DAMARALAND REGION, NAMIBIA
STAY 2 NIGHTS

Enjoy Birding, Nature, Wildlife, and more

Go there for the largest free-roaming rhino population in Africa. This lodge is an ideal base from which to track rhino on foot and its location in a game-rich concession affords guests some of the best wildlife encounters. Enjoy an exclusive Damaraland experience from the comfort of just 8 Meru-style canvas tents. For a wonderful bush experience and a sighting of the rare free roaming black desert rhino, head for Desert Rhino Safari Camp in Namibia’s Damaraland region.

HOANIB SKELETON COAST CAMP

DAMARALAND REGION, NAMIBIA
STAY 3 NIGHTS

Enjoy Adventure, Birding, Wildlife, and more

Hosted by the Schoeman family, the Skeleton Coast Camp has been running trips in the region for longer than 20 years. Up to eight passengers get treated to camping in dome tents in tiny campsites, travelling in light aircraft and hopping between beaches and private airstrips. They stay in the Kuidas Camp on the dry Huab River, Leylandsdrift Camp on the Hoarusib River and Kunene River Camp on the banks of the Kunene River.

SERRA CAFEMA CAMP

KAOKOLAND REGION, NAMIBIA
STAY 3 NIGHTS

Imagine a paradise in northern Namibia that is so remote that only a light aircraft or a hardy 4×4 vehicle can get to it? This is Serra Cafema Camp in the Kaokoland region of Namibia. Travel to this chic camp where 8 thatched villas feature a blend of rustic and luxury elements. Make the honeymoon suite your love nest and enjoy the best views in camp.

Itinerary

Spirit of Namibia

Not suited to the first time visitor to Namibia, this tour is more catered towards those who would like to visit the more northerly regions of the country and experience an even more remote and wild region than one associates with this country.

Starting from *ZAR93230.00 per person sharing

*Prices are quoted as an indication and can change dependent on the rate of exchange, seasons, availability and rates from suppliers

Day 1
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

A local representative will meet you upon arrival into Windhoek Airport. From here board your chartered flight and fly to Desert Rhino Camp, enjoying the changing and desolate desert landscape below. The 450 000-hectare (1 million-acre) Palmwag Concession supports the largest free-roaming population of desert-adapted black rhino in Africa. Thanks to freshwater springs in the area there is a surprising amount of life here. The opportunity to track rhino by vehicle and on foot is one of the highlights here. Desert Rhino Camp is run in conjunction with the Save the Rhino Trust, with a portion of the guest revenue going to the Trust.

Day 2
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

On safari at Desert Rhino Camp. Morning and evening activities included.

Activities For The Day

  • Desert Rhino Camp – Rhino tracking on foot and by vehicle
  • Desert Rhino Camp – Game Drives
  • Desert Rhino Camp – Guided nature walks
  • Desert Rhino Camp – Full day outings with picnic lunch
  • Desert Rhino Camp – Birding

Day 3
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

After breakfast and final farewells, fly north to spend three days exploring another diverse and fascinating part of the Palmwag Concession as well as the legendary Skeleton Coast National Park. Game drives and nature walks within this rugged landscape reveal wildlife such as desert-adapted elephant to Hartmann’s mountain zebra and giraffe to name a few. A real highlight of your stay (weather permitting) is a visit to the iconic Skeleton Coast. Travelling by air or by land, this fascinating journey takes you via the Hoanib River and floodplain, the dune fields and Klein Oasis, ending at the dramatic rocky coastline itself with its huge Cape fur seal colony.

Day 4
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

On safari – settle into the camp and partake of the activities on offer.

Activities For The Day

  • Hoanib Skeleton Coast – Game drives
  • Hoanib Skeleton Coast – Nature walks

Day 5
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

On safari – your final full day to spend as you wish. Discuss with your guide what you’d like to do today.

Day 6
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

Fly by light aircraft to the vast Marienfluss Conservancy in the extreme north of Namibia for a three-night stay at Serra Cafema. The camp is poised along the

lush banks of the Kunene River, a rejuvenating band of green, surrounded by the lunar-like landscape of the Namib Desert and the Cafema mountain range to the north. Informative nature drives and eco-friendly quad-bike excursions allow guests to experience this vast, fascinating area. Boating on the river reveals the resident crocodiles and waterbirds living in this riverside oasis. Walking in the remote mountain and river valleys is also a highlight, as is a visit to a Himba settlement. The intriguing fairy circle phenomenon is best viewed in the Hartmann Valley.

Day 7
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

On safari at Serra Cafema. Plenty of activities and excursions are on offer in this remote camp.

Activities For The Day

  • Serra Cafema – Nature drives and walks in Hartmann’s Valley
  • Serra Cafema – Visits to a Himba Community
  • Serra Cafema – Full-day outing to Marienfluss Valley with a packed picnic lunch

Day 8
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

On safari – a final full day to get stuck into the activities on offer.

Day 9
Drinks: None
Room: None

Your final day of this Namibian adventure. Time permitting, there’s an option of doing one final morning activity. Then transfer by light aircraft to Hosea Kutako International Airport, Windhoek for your onward travel arrangements.

DURATION 8 NIGHTS

CAN BE EXTENDED


STARTS FROM WINDHOEK NAMIBIA
ENDS AT WINDHOEK NAMIBIA

From ZAR 95 290

per person sharing


INCLUDED

  • All meals
  • All drinks (excluding premium brands)
  • All internal flights and airstrip transfers
  • Accommodation
  • 2 game viewing activities per day
  • Laundry services

EXCLUDED

  • Visas if applicable
  • International flights
  • Travel Insurance
  • Airport departure taxes
  • Gratuities
  • Items of a personal nature (Phone calls, curio’s, etc.)