12 days in Cape Town, Windhoek, Sossusvlei and Etosha

Desert Delights

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This 11 night tour will take you from the stunning beaches of Cape Town to the vast deserts of Namibia. In the Mother City enjoy a full day in the Winelands tasting the finest South African wines and a full day exploring Cape Point and other tourist attractions before heading for the dunes of Sossusvlei and Etosha, Namibia’s premier wildlife destination.

If you would like to extend your trip, we recommend adding Kunene Camp to the end of this itinerary. You can take a short hop their with Wilderness Air. Situated on the banks of the Kunene River, Kunene Camp is in one of the most remote locations in Namibia, with plenty to do – such as exploring the dunes and mountains of Kaokoland, boating up and down the river, visiting the Himba villages and bird-watching.

Day 1-5

Cape Town

4 nights | Ellerman House

On arrival in Cape Town you will be transferred from Cape Town International Airport to Ellerman House occupying a Superior House Room. You will have three full days to explore the City from the Winelands to Cape point. After four nights you will be taken back to the airport to catch a flight to Hosea Kutako International Airport in Windhoek.

Day 5-6


1 night | Olive Exclusive Boutique

From Hosea Kutako International Airport you will be transferred to Olive Exclusive Boutique, located among a unique olive tree plantation in a quiet, exclusive part of Windhoek, Namibia’s capital. Spend a night here in a premier suite. The next morning you will be taken to Oros Airport by car to catch a flight to Sossusvlei.

Day 6-9


3 nights | Sossusvlei Desert Lodge

You will be transferred to Sossusvlei Desert Lodge, for three luxurious nights spent overlooking the magic of the Namib Desert. Cool off in the pool, filled with water from a natural underground spring. There are a number of activities for you to enjoy, from quad biking to star-gazing. On your last day you will fly from Sossusvlei to Etosha.

Day 9-12


3 nights | Little Ongava

You will be transferred to Little Ongava in Etosha for three nights. The lodge has only three luxury thatched suites, built on raised wooden platforms, giving you an exclusive experience of this region. Sight-see from the comfort of the private viewing area and take a dip in the plunge pool overlooking the waterhole. On your last day head back to Windhoek and on to Cape Town.

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