Experience Namibia Overview
Travel from Cape Town to Windhoek to explore Namibia and South Africa.
Travel to Namibia and discover one of the most sparsely populated countries on earth. Crossing the border from South Africa, encounter Namibia's treacherously beautiful coastline, its soaring sand dunes, incredible moonscapes and savanna grasslands teeming with wildlife. Namibia is a country of contrasts and a paradise for wilderness lovers. See the best of this spectacular region by canoeing down rivers, scaling sand dunes, walking through the desert, savouring local dishes and relaxing in quaint towns and cities. Travel from Cape Town to Windhoek and get ready for an unforgettable adventure.
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Travel to South Africa and visit Cape Town, where the imposing plateau of Table Mountain is the crowning glory. Use free time to explore the vibrant atmosphere of this beautiful city by visiting cafes, galleries, restaurants, shops and beaches.
South Africa's quaint coastal town of Lamberts Bay is best explored on foot. View spectacular flocks of gannet that breed here in the months of August and September, then indulge in a fresh seafood feast in the evening.
Travel to Namibia and journey to the serenity of the Orange River.
Glide across the waters in a canoe, under the shadow of the ancient Richtersveld Mountains. Drive to Fish River Canyon, one of the largest canyons in the world. A beautiful area teeming with birdlife and small mammals, this landscape is seriously photogenic.
Travel to the vast and imposing sands of the Namib Desert - the red, dusty landscapes are breathtaking.
With the help of a knowledgeable local guide, climb some of the world's highest dunes and learn about the parched landscape of the Sossusvlei. Experience the immense silence of the desert while travelling across the strange moonscapes of the Namib-Naukluft Park. After the desert adventure, travel to Swakopmund to enjoy beaches, European architecture, boutiques and scores of good restaurants.
Travel to Namibia's colonial-style capital, Windhoek, stopping to buy colourful tribal souvenirs from locals at markets along the way. After this introductory tour around the country, perhaps stay longer to experience Namibia in even more depth.
Experience Namibia Reviews
Our Experience Namibia trips score an average of 4.78 out of 5 based on 9 reviews in the last year.
Experience Namibia, January 2014
we were delayed at the SA/nam border as our guide and driver did not have their work permits. it was extremely hot and there was not seating whilst waiting. our trip continued with staff frolm Felix Unite - they were very good but did not have the knowledge of our guide. The pace of the tour was very fast - we stayed at lovely lodges/hotels but didnt have time to appreciate them.
Review submitted 17 Feb 2014
Experience Namibia, January 2014
Review submitted 12 Feb 2014
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