9 Day Desert & Dunes Safari Standard

9 Day Desert & Dunes Safari Standard

9 Day Desert & Dunes Safari Standard

Explore the vast dunes of Namibia on this 9 Day Desert & Dunes Safari! With this package, you will get your chance to drive across Namibia’s coastal desert, including Namib-Naukluft National Park and Skeleton Coast which are some of the oldest deserts in the world. Its sand dunes, created by the strong onshore winds, are also the highest in the world. Falcon Safaris will help you fulfill your African dream, all you need to do is just enjoying the unique views of the orange dunes!


  • Full-day safari in Etosha
  • Historical tour of Windhoek
  • Excursions to Brandberg Mountain and Twyfelfontein
  • Day trip to see the unusual lunar desert in Swakopmund
9 Day Desert & Dunes Safari Standard
9 Day Desert & Dunes Safari Standard
9 Day Desert & Dunes Safari Standard
9 Day Desert & Dunes Safari Standard

Route & Itinerary

9 Days / 8 Nights

Day 1:Windhoek Olive Grove Guesthouse BB - Luxury Room

  • You will be met by your guide on arrival in Windhoek and handed your travel documents
  • City tour of Windhoek with your guide (if time permits)
  • The remainder of the day can be spent relaxing at your own leisure
  • For dinner tonight, you can head into town for a bite to eat at one of Windhoek's well-known restaurants
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Day 2-3:Kalahari Camelthorn Lodge DBB + activity

Windhoek - Kalahari 245km - approximately 3 to 4 hours

  • After breakfast, you can still pop into town for anything you might need and then depart heading south from Windhoek to the red sand dunes of the Kalahari
  • Spend the remainder of the day at leisure in this beautiful setting
  • Enjoy the Bushman walk as included on a 2 night stay
  • Optional activities here include game and nature drives
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Day 4-5:Namib Desert Desert Homestead Lodge

Kalahari - Sossusvlei 390km - approximately 6 to 7 hours

  • Today you will make your way from the Kalahari to Sossusvlei. The route will take you via Maltahöhe and the Tsaris Pass, showcasing the natural beauty of Namibia
  • Wake up early for breakfast (Day 5) and then head to the entrance to Sossusvlei, the Sesriem Gate
  • Spend the whole day in the beautiful Sossusvlei area, exploring the highlights: Sossusvlei, Dead Vlei, Dune 45, Big Daddy, Elim Dune and the Sesriem Canyon
  • Return to the lodge for lunch or arrange a lunch pack to enjoy in the dunes and return late afternoon for a well-earned rest
  • Optional extra activities: Guided Sossusvlei excursion, Hot air balloon safari, Nature drives
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Day 6,7,8:Swakopmund Swakopmund Luxury Suites

  • Sossusvlei - Swakopmund 350km - approximately 5 to 6 hours
  • Depart after breakfast and head north to Solitaire, then west crossing the Tropic of Capricorn, through the Gaub and Kuiseb Canyons via the Namib Gravel Plains to the coast
  • Either via Walvis Bay to Swakopmund, or (recommended) detour via Ganab to the Welwitschia Plains and Moon Landscape
  • The Namibian coastline is generally known as The Skeleton Coast due to the barren areas, ship wrecks and, in days gone by, whale skeletons left on the beach
  • 2 full days are set aside for this lovely area where Swakopmund and Walvis Bay offer a wide range of activities such as: Dolphin cruise, Sandwich Harbour excursion (a real Skeleton Coast experience), Dune quad biking, Sand boarding, Sea kayaking, Lots more…
  • Lunches and dinners can be enjoyed at a café or restaurant overlooking the sea
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Day 9:Windhoek END

  • Swakopmund - Windhoek 350km - approximately 4 to 5 hours
  • Head back to Windhoek today, where your guide will drop you at the airport in time for your departure flight (Keep in mind that you need to be at the airport 2 hours prior and the airport is still a 45 minute to 1 hour drive from town)
  • End of services
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  • Accommodation as indicated - can change depending on availability and request at time of booking
  • Meals as indicated
  • Car hire as per picture below for 2 & 4 pax - for 6 pax the vehicle is slightly larger
  • All vehicle costs including fuel
  • All park entry fees
  • Guide and guide costs
  • Water in the vehicle at all times
  • Activities as shown in the itinerary … all activities that can be done with NTS guide and vehicle are included
  • Tour file with detailed itinerary, map with route descriptions, vouchers etc.
  • 24 hour personal and friendly support
  • Fast and efficient response to service providers


  • Items of a personal nature
  • Optional extra activities
  • International flights
  • Holiday or personal insurance
  • Staff gratuities
  • Visas and visa applications

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