Cape & Dunes Overland (Northbound)
Journey from the city streets of Cape Town to the desert of Namibia and experience the diversity of Africa on this classic adventure Namibia is one of the world's most fascinating countries. Encounter a thrilling game drive through Etosha National Park and explore the world's highest sand dunes at Soussusvlei. Our unique overland adventure vehicle (OAV) will get you around smoothly and safely, while camping will keep you in the thick of the action. With guaranteed departures, plenty of optional excursions, and a certified CEO to take care of the hassles, you'll be free to absorb the spirit of this amazing country.
Lando (overland adventure vehicle), walking.
Hostel (1 nt, multi-share), participation camping (8 nts), guesthouses (2 nts, multi-share), basic bush camping (1 nt)
G Adventures for Good: !Khwa ttu San Culture and Education Centre, Swartwater G Adventures for Good: Penduka Village Restaurant & Shop, Windhoek Carte Blanche: Swakopmund. Fish River Canyon, Sossusvlei Dunes and Spitzkoppe entrance fees. Damaraland Living Museum visit. Etosha NP entrance with wildlife safari drives. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
Soak up cosmopolitan Cape Town, take in the breathtaking view of the immense Fish River Canyon, tackle the world's largest sand dunes, get your adrenaline going with adventurous activities, snap shots of the Big Five in Etosha National Park
Day 1 Cape Town
Arrive at any time.
Day 2 Cape Town/Cederberg (1B, 1L, 1D)
View dramatic Western Cape scenery, visit the G Adventures supported !Khwa ttu San Culture and Education Centre, camp on a farm, and opt to sip on local wine.
Day 3 Cederberg/Orange River (1B, 1L, 1D)
Travel past large plantations of rooibos tea. Opt to take a canoe trip on the scenic Orange River.
Day 4 Orange River/Fish River Canyon (1B, 1L, 1D)
Cross the border into Namibia, and enjoy the sunset at the Fish River Canyon.
Day 5 Fish River Canyon/Namib Desert (1B, 1L, 1D)
Explore the natural wonders of this bizarre desert environment.
Day 6 Namib Desert (1B, 1L, 1D)
Explore the Sesriem Canyon, a small canyon typical of the area. Then continue on to the breathtaking Sossusvlei Dunes, and climb the breathtaking Dune 45.
Day 7 Namib Desert/Swakopmund (1B, 1L)
Cross the void region of the Namib Desert along with a few dry mountain passes to the adrenaline capital of Swakopmund.
Day 8 Swakopmund
â€¨â€¨â€¨Swakopmund is one of the adventure capitals of Africa. Enjoy a free day to relax or get the adrenaline pumping. Choose from sky diving, or dune boarding, just to name a few options.
Day 10 Spitzkoppe/Damaraland (1B, 1L, 1D)
Visit the Damaraland Living Museum to learn more about the lost culture of the Damara people.
Day 11 Damaraland/Etosha National Park (1B, 1L, 1D)
Enter Etosha National Park and enjoy an afternoon wildlife safari drive in the Lando.
Day 12 Etosha National Park (1B, 1L, 1D)
Enjoy a full-day wildlife safari drive in the Lando. Opt to take an open vehicle safari drive in the afternoon/night.
Day 9 Swakopmund/Spitzkoppe (1B, 1L, 1D)
Travel north to the granite peaks of Spitzkoppe.
Day 13 Etosha National Park/Windhoek (1B, 1L)
Transfer to Windhoek and visit the G Adventures supported Penduka Village Restaurant & Shop for an included lunch, after which the tour ends.
Day 14 Windhoek (1B)
Depart at any time.