Classic Namibia Safari - Africa Travel Package


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Priced from NAD 32,500.00 per person sharing
Valid until end 2015
Namibia Travel Package
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Africa Holiday Package Classic Namibia Safari


CLASSIC NAMIBIA SAFARI


The 12 day Classic Namibia Safari includes 6 nights luxury mobile safari with 5 nights hotel/ Lodge accommodation

Explore Namibia on a Luxury Mobile Safari in exclusive campsites. A safari crew travelling in a separate vehicle erects the comfortable camp. A professional safari guide travels with the participants. The group size is limited to 8 ensuring personalised attention and utmost comfort. An experienced chef prepares excellent bush cuisine, enjoyed under the stars (or ‘under canvas’). Enjoy Namibia in style!

 

DAY 1: WINDHOEK

Windhoek, with its lingering heritage of German architecture, activities and atmosphere is a city that can be visited throughout the year. The day is spent at leisure. We are met by our guide at the hotel reception for a briefing at +-18h00.

Belvedere Boutique Hotel or similar (Dinner, own arrangements)


DAY 2: CHEETAH CONSERVATION FUND

We depart Windhoek after breakfast, arriving at the Cheetah Conservation Fund (CCF) in time for lunch. The CCF is an incorporated association not for gain which mission is to be internationally recognized centre of excellence in the conservation of cheetahs and their environment. We visit the education centre where we can learn about the history of the cheetahs. After lunch we join the staff for the feeding of the cheetahs that stay in the centre. After the visit we continue to our overnight lodge.
Frans Indongo Lodge or similar (All meals)


DAY 3/4: ETOSHA NATIONAL PARK

We travel through the truly unique landscape of the Park which is the one of the most important and best reserves and game sanctuaries the world. Etosha is the last remaining natural wild sanctuary of the black rhino. Our exclusive camp is set up on a private concession from where we can enjoy early morning and late afternoon game drives, visiting the famous Etosha Pan and numerous waterholes.
Luxury Mobile Safari (All meals)


DAY 5: ETOSHA NATIONAL PARK

Tonight is spent at one of the Park's rest camps, in the comfort of en-suite bungalows. The floodlit waterhole at the camp offers an amazing spectacle with an array of animals visiting throughout the night.
En-suite bungalows (All meals)

 

DAY 6/7: DAMARALAND- TWYFELFONTEIN AREA- HIMBA VILLAGE

An early morning drive takes us to our exclusive camp at Damaraland - one of the last true wilderness areas in Africa. En route we visit a Himba village. The Himbas are a semi-nomadic tribe, who live in scattered settlements throughout the region. On our visit to their traditional settlement we are able to learning more about these fascinating people and their history. On a sunset walk we can enjoy the changing colours of the surrounding landscapes whilst our guide reveals the unique flora and geology of the area. The following morning we visit the Twyfelfontein area - a UNESCO World Heritage Site with over 2000 rock carvings. We visit the fascinating Organ Pipes, a peculiar geological feature with numerous dolomite columns and then see the volcanic, Burnt Mountain. During the afternoon we enjoy a riverside drive hoping to encounter the unique desert adapted elephants. We stop at the Welwitschia Hill for a 'sundowner' before heading back to camp.

Luxury Mobile Safari (All meals)


DAY 8/9: SWAKOPMUND

Travelling through Damaraland we reach the coast. Swakopmund, with its quaint Bavarian style architecture, is the principal coastal resort of Namibia. Time is spent at leisure to enjoy the charm of this old town or to undertake one of the many optional activities on offer (scenic flights, hot air ballooning, etc. at own expense). A morning Marine Boat Cruise is included, where a variety of bird species can be seen. There is also the chance to see two of the dolphin species and the leatherback turtles that inhabit this area of the Namibian coast.

Eberwein Hotel or similar (Breakfast only)


DAY 10/11: NAMIB DESERT / SOSSUSVLEI

We drive via Kuiseb River en route to our camp on the edge of the Namib Desert. The following morning is an early departure for Sossusvlei - situated in the oldest desert in the world, stopping in the dune belt to enjoy the changing colours of the world's highest sand dunes. The morning is spent walking amongst the dunes of Sossusvlei and Deadvlei. En-route back to camp we enjoy a short hike through the Sesriem Canyon.
Luxury Mobile Safari (All meals)


DAY 12: WINDHOEK:

We arrive in Windhoek at midday (Breakfast only)

 

 

What to expect on a Luxury Mobile Safari:

(Exclusive camping sites and en-suite bathroom)

Your safari crew includes a professional guide, his assistants and chef who pre-erect your camp and are responsible for all camp duties.

 

Includes 6 nights luxury mobile safari with 5 nights hotel/ Lodge accommodation


Explore Namibia on a Luxury Mobile Safari in exclusive campsites. A safari crew travelling in a separate vehicle erects the comfortable camp. A professional safari guide travels with the participants. The group size is limited to 8 ensuring personalised attention and utmost comfort. An experienced chef prepares excellent bush cuisine, enjoyed under the stars (or 'under canvas'). Enjoy Namibia in style!

INCLUDES:

  • 6 nights luxury mobile safari in spacious tents with comfortable beds (not camp) with (20cm) thick foam mattress, linen, duvets, pillows and blankets and private en-suite facilities.
  • All meals and S. African wines served during dinner while camping.
  • Mineral water.
  • 5 nights hotel/lodge accommodation in Windhoek, Villa Verdi or similar (breakfast), Frans Indongo or similar (all meals), Okaukuejo or similar (all meals), Swakopmund, The Burning Shore Lodge or similar (breakfast only), excursion and entrances to Cheetah Conservation Fund, Etosha National Park, Himba Village, Twyfelfontein, the Ephemeral River, Dolphin Cruise and Sossusvlei 

 

TRANSFERS INCLUDED

·Day 1 and Day 12 - airport transfers in Windhoek


EXCLUDES:

  • Flights (we can book separately)
  • Airport taxes,
  • Visa costs,
  • Drinks, lunches and dinners in Windhoek and Swakopmund,
  • Gratuities and items of a personal nature.


GROUP SIZE:

  • 2 - 8 clients per vehicle


TENTS & EQUIPMENT:

  • 2 person spacious, comfortable Meru tent (L6m x W3.5m x H2.20m) with built-in groundsheet and carpet, 4 large aerating windows with mosquito netting.
  • Safari folding chair.
  • 2 comfortable beds (not camp) with (20cm) thick foam mattress, linen, duvets, pillows and blankets.
  • En-suite bathroom (L2m X W3.5mX H2.20m) with warm shower, towels, hand basin, mirror and flush toilet, shampoo, soap, body lotion and insect repellent.


FOOD & DRINKS

  • 3 delicious wholesome meals each day when camping, with dinner served 'Al fresco' under the stars –
  • bush cuisine at its best!
  • Mineral water included
  • Tea and coffee available in camp.
  • Alcoholic beverages not included and may be purchased en route and at the start of the safari.
  • South African wine is served with dinner when camping
  • Excludes lunches & dinners in Windhoek and Swakopmund


VEHICLES:

  • 4x4 Land Rover with sliding windows, pop-up roof.
  • Fridges and battery charging facilities on all vehicles.


STAFF:

  • Guide, Camp Manager, chef, camp assistants.



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