Namibian Highlights

Namibian Highlights

*Rs 62300 per person

Take an unforgettable escorted tour of 6 Nights / 7 days as from *MUR62,300 and explore the Namibian highlights covering the famous Etosha National Park, Swakopmund and Damaraland

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Day 1. Windhoek - Swakopmund
A transfer takes you to the coastal town of Swakopmund. Upon your arrival in the early afternoon you check into your hotel. With palm-lined streets and seaside promenades, Swakopmund is a popular holiday destination in Namibia. For the international guest, Swakopmund is a bohemian mix of German architecture and African rhythms, a laid back attitude with adrenalin activities. It is colourful, it is vibrant, but most of all, it is pure fun. Classic: Swakopmund Plaza / Beach Hotel Superior: Strand Hotel - Dinner
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Day 2. Swakopmund
Swakopmund is often fondly referred to as the "playground of Namibia", it has numerous activities ranging from, adventure to exploring the fascinating features of the Namib Desert and the animals and plants that occur and survive here. Embrace the relaxed pace of this idyllic coastal town whilst enjoying coffee and freshly baked pastries in one of the many cafés. Alternatively explore the rugged, sweltering desert on a day tour, or view this awesome, environment from the air on a scenic flight. Classic: Swakopmund Plaza / Beach Hotel - Breakfast Superior: Strand Hotel - Breakfast, Dinner & Marine Cruise
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Day 3. Swakopmund - Damaraland
On long yet interesting and scenic roads we head further north into the Damaraland, one of the least populated and geologically diverse areas in Africa. This harsh, rocky environment is home to the elusive desert elephant, the black rhino and free-roaming antelope species. Accompanied by a local Damara guide we visit Twyfelfontein, a UNESCO heritage site with over 2 500 bushman rock engravings. After a visit to the nearby Living Museum of the Damara we proceed to the Petrified Forest - a geological phenomenon depicting the creation and metamorphosis of wood into stone and the Welwitschia mirabilis - the oldest living desert plant. Classic: Damara Mopane Lodge - Breakfast Superior: Vingerklip Lodge - Breakfast, Dinner
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Day 4. Damaraland - Etosha National Park
After a relaxed breakfast, we travel towards the Etosha National Park, famous for its vast amount of wildlife. After we have reached our camp located just outside of the National Park, we explore the various waterholes located close to Okaukuejo and the Anderson gate for our first park wildlife encounters. Optional and time permitting open vehicle game drives can be booked with the lodge. Classic: Etosha Safari Camp - Breakfast Superior: Etosha Village - Breakfast, Dinner
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Day 5. Etosha National Park
The day is devoted purely to the abundant wildlife found in the Etosha National Park, which surrounds a parched salt desert known as the Etosha Pan. The park is home to 4 of the Big Five - elephant, lion, leopard and rhino. Game viewing in the park is largely focussed around the waterholes, some of which are spring fed and some supplied from a borehole, ideal places to sit and watch over 114 different game species, or for an avid birder, in excess of 340 bird species. Popular game species such as giraffe, blue wildebeest, plains and mountain zebra, hyena, lion, leopard, antelopes such as kudu, oryx, eland, as well as some of the endangered species such as Black rhino, cheetah and the black-faced impala are all found here. Classic: Mokuti Etosha Lodge - Breakfast Superior: Onguma Collection - Breakfast, Dinner
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Day 6. Etosha National Park
Today your guide again takes you on a game drive in the Etosha National Park, or optionally you can book an open game drive park drive with the lodge. We may encounter animal species we have not seen the previous day and look forward to any new surprises at the different waterholes visited. In the afternoon we travel back to our lodge, where we enjoy the rest of the afternoon at leisure or experience the wellness centre. Classic: Mokuti Etosha Lodge - Breakfast Superior: Onguma Collection - Breakfast, Dinner
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Day 7. Departure
After breakfast we travel back through the centre of the country to the capital, Windhoek. Time permitting, en-route we may stop at the famous wood carvers market in Okahandja or the craft market in the main street in Windhoek to pick up a last few souvenirs. Windhoek is a cosmopolitan melting pot of European architecture with African culture, with a variety of good restaurants to choose from. You will be dropped off at your accommodation of choice, or transferred to the airport for your outward flight. Breakfast

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Take an unforgettable escorted tour and explore the Namibian Highlights

Namibia, a country in southwest Africa, is distinguished by the Namib Desert along its Atlantic Ocean coast. The country is home to diverse wildlife, including a significant cheetah population. The capital, Windhoek, and coastal town Swakopmund contain German colonial-era buildings such as Windhoek's Christuskirche, built in 1907. In the north, Etosha National Park’s salt pan draws game including rhinos and giraffes.
Rate is as from Rs 62,300 per person on double sharing Rate is as from Rs 68,200 person on single occupation    

Rate Includes :

Valid from 01 Jan 19 - 31 Oct 19: Accommodation as specified on the itinerary. All meals as specified in the itinerary. Porterage Still Mineral Water on Bus Transportation Activities as specified Tourism Levy & Government Taxes where applicable 24 hrs Medical Evacuation Insurance Entrance Fees fo Twyfelfontein, Petrified Forest, Living Museum of the Damara, Etosha National Park    

Rate Excludes : 

All International / Domestic flights and taxes Visas / Personal Expenses / Gratuities Travel and Personal Accident Insurance Excursions / Activities not specified.     Departure Dates - 2019  Jan: 11, 25 Feb: 15 March: 1, 15, 29 April - 12, 26 May: 10, 24 June - 7, 21 July: 5, 19 August: 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 September - 6, 13, 20, 27 October - 4, 11, 18, 25 Nov: 1   Arrival Flights on day of departure to be no later than 09h00. Same day Flight departures out of Windhoek International are only possible after 19h00.    

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Rate is as from, per person, on double sharing, in Mauritian Rupees. Rate can be reviewed without prior notice. No booking has been done at this instant.

Validity : Until November 2019.