7 Day Namibia Highlights (Fly-In Safari)
This Luxury Namibia Fly-in and Private Guided Safari afford you the chance to experience this magnificent and memorable country in a very personal way. You will experience Namibia’s south by air with a bird’s eye view of the great sand sea and the desolate Skeleton Coast, including flying over shipwrecks, deserted mining camps and seal colonies before going on to have your own professional and experienced naturalist safari guide accompany you through the northern reaches of Namibia.
Sossusvlei (Namib-Naukluft National Park)
Etosha National Park
Tour Code: FN 01
Starts & End in Windhoek
7 Day - Guide - Fly-In (Luxury)
0-4 years (Free). 5-11 years (50% of Adult price). 12 years + (100% price)
Activities & Transportation
Activities: Game drives, Scenic drives & flights and more | Getting around: Air & land transfer (Luxury)
All activities (Unless labeled as optional)
All accommodation, Camping + Safari equipment (Unless listed as upgrade)
A professional driver/guide
All transportation (Unless labeled as optional)
Round trip airport transfer
All transportation (Unless labeled as optional)
All flights during the tour
Meals (As specified in the itinerary)
Drinks (As specified in the itinerary)
24 Hours Support
International flights (From/to home)
Tips (No tip expected)
Personal items (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
Some meals (As specified in the day-by-day section)
You will be collected from the airport.
Tour can start on arrival day or Accommodation before the tour starts can be arranged for an extra cost.
DAY 1 & 2
Windhoek to Namib Desert
Accommodation: &Beyond Sossusvlei Desert Lodge (Luxury lodge located in Sossusvlei)
Meals & Drinks: All meals included. All drinks included (Except for spirits/liquor)
This morning you will be collected from your guesthouse or hotel of choice in Windhoek and taken to Eros Airport, for your
scheduled light aircraft flight to the Sossusvlei area. The flight will take you over the central highlands of Namibia before descending after the escarpment and on over the Namib Desert to land at the Sossusvlei Desert Lodge airstrip situated in the NamibRand Nature Reserve. Upon arrival you will be met by your local guide who will transfer you to your lodge with time to settle in. The afternoon can be spent enjoying many of the activities offered by the lodge.
The next morning you will rise early for a magical excursion into the Namib Naukluft National Park, entering the Park gates at sunrise to capture the dunes whilst the light is soft and shadows accentuate their towering shapes and curves. This area boasts some of the highest free-standing sand dunes in the world.
At extra cost, it is also possible to experience the area in a hot air balloon and eco-sensitive guided quad biking
DAY 3 & 4
Accommodation: Mowani Mountain Camp (Luxury lodge located in Damaraland)
Meals & Drinks: All meals included. All Drinks included (Except for spirits/liquor)
After a leisurely breakfast you are transferred back to the airstrip for your light aircraft flight north up to Mowani Mountain
Camp for a two nights stay. This flight includes flying over the Namib Sea Sand two shipwrecks, seal colonies along the Atlantic Ocean, abandoned diamond camps and Walvis Bay lagoon and salt works. This is a scheduled seat rate and not private charter, but a scenic route will be flown.
The rest of the afternoon can be spent on a guided excursion to visit the rock engravings at Twyfelfontein (a World Heritage
Site) and the interesting geological sites of the local area around the lodge. After an early breakfast you will be treated to an exciting 4x4 excursion along the ephemeral Aba Huab River valley to explore this remarkable region and to search for game, especially the elusive desert adapted elephants if they are in the area. Damaraland is home to a variety of desert adapted wildlife and hidden desert treasures.
DAY 5 & 6
Etosha Natinal Park
Accommodation: Ongava Lodge (Luxury lodge located inside Ongava Game Reserve)
Meals & Drinks: All meals include. All drinks (Except for spirits/liquor)
This morning you will have an early departure from Mowani Mountain Camp as you make your way north deeper into the heart of Damaraland, having a picnic lunch en route, and you will arrive at Ongava Lodge on the southern border of Etosha in the late afternoon.
You will be treated to an exciting morning guided game drive into the Etosha National Park, to see more of the wide
variety of game and bird species that are to be found there before returning to Ongava Lodge for a late lunch. There is then time to relax by the refreshing swimming pool before you head out again for an afternoon game drive before exiting the park before sunset.
Return to Windhoek
Accommodation: No accommodation (End of tour)
Meals & Drinks: Breakfast & Lunch Included (Dinner not included) All drinks (Except for spirits/liquor)
After breakfast this morning you will make your way south from the Etosha National Park through the small towns of Outjo and Otjiwarongo before stopping at the Okonjima AfriCat Day Centre, a wonderful highlight with which to conclude your safari. Okonjima is home to the AfriCat Foundation, a wildlife sanctuary which focuses on the research and rehabilitation of Africa's big cat. You arrive in time for the late morning departure and tour of the centre. Here you will learn about the function and vision of the AfriCat Foundation and will also get to meet some of the Foundation’s special captive carnivore ambassadors. You enjoy lunch afterward.
After the excursion and freshening up, the journey continues further south to arrive back in Windhoek in the late afternoon, just as the sun is setting. Upon your arrival in Windhoek you will be transferred to your accommodation establishment of choice, or out to the Windhoek International Airport.