Day 1 - Windhoek
Upon arrival at Hosea Kutako (Windhoek) International Airport you will be met and transferred to Olive Grove Guest House Spend one night at Olive Grove Guest House in a twin bedded room. Your stay is on a bed and breakfast basis.
Hotel: Olive Grove Guesthouse
Day 2 & 3 Onguma
Transfer to Eros Airport for light aircraft transfer to Mokuti Airstrip for road transfer to Onguma Tented Camp Spend two nights at Onguma Tented Camp in a twin bedded tent. Your stay is on a full board basis including scheduled activities Activities include guided nature walks, morning and afternoon game drives as well as night drives in Onguma Private Game Reserve.
Hotel: Onguma Tented Camp
Day 4 & 5 -Mowani
Transfer by light aircraft to Twyfelfontein for road transfer to Mowani Mountain Camp Spend two nights at Mowani Mountain Camp in a twin bedded luxury East Africa-style view safari tent. Your stay is on a full board basis including two guided nature walks and a choice of two of the following activities Clients have a choice between and Elephant/Nature Drive, Petrified Forest/Nature Drive and Twyfelfontein, Burnt Mountain and Organ Pipes Excursion.
Hotel: Mowani Mountain Camp
Day 6 - Swakopmund
Transfer by light aircraft to Swakopmund Airport for road transfer to Swakopmund Hotel & Entertainment Centre Spend one night at Swakopmund Hotel and Entertainment Centre in a twin bedded room.
Hotel: Swakopmund Hotel & Entertainment Centre
Day 7 & 8 - Sossusvlei
Transfer to Swakopmund Airport for light aircraft transfer to Sossusvlei Mountain Lodge Spend two nights at Sossusvlei Mountain Lodge in a twin bedded suite built of natural rock with en suite facilities. Your stay is on a full board basis including activities within the NamibRand Nature Reserve. The surrounding area lends itself to numerous activities which include scenic drives by four-wheel drive vehicle on the NamibRand Nature Reserve where you encounter a variety of desert-adapted animals such as gemsbok, zebra, springbok, bat-eared fox, aardwolf, caracal and jackal. A wonderful way of experiencing the dunes is by All Terrain Vehicles with an experienced guide, who takes one along set paths in order not to damage the fragile ecology. Guided nature walks and hiking trails provide an insight into the scenic and ecological aspects of the environment with its wide diversity of desert-adapted flora and fauna. At the end of the day the blanket of stars, which lights up the desert sky, are brought to life through the lodge’s high-powered computerised telescope. Housed in a separate building, this Meade Telescope affords the amateur and the professional stargazer a close-up view of the galaxy.
Hotel: Sossusvlei Mountain Lodge
Day 9 - Windhoek
Transfer by light aircraft to Hosea Kutako (Windhoek) International Airport.
Trip Format: Independent Trips are designed for independent-minded travellers who like to travel on their own (without a Horizon escort), but still want to experience our superbly designed itineraries at reasonable prices. The itinerary and prices are always fixed, and the departure dates may be flexible or fixed depending on the specific trip.
Trip Series: Our Exploratory Series of trips are designed for travellers who are over 35, luxury-conscious, risk-loving, spiritually-curious and non group-travel oriented. The itineraries are built with a focus on personal freedom to allow you to savour experiences, haggle in the marketplace, linger over meals, or imbibe wine with the locals at the cafe.
Guides: English-speaking wilderness guides accompany the trip throughout.
Level of Activity: Light: Deluxe serviced camping and accommodated safari – suitable for all reasonably fit people. Activities include 4WD game drives and some walking. The upper age limit for this safari is 70 years, however, travellers between the age of 70 and 75 years may be accepted provided they produce a medical certificate stating that they are fit to travel. Minimum age limit is 12 years.
Level of Luxury: Upscale. These safaris offer an intimate experience of the African wilderness and wildlife, while accommodating guests in fully serviced comfort in East Africa-style safari tents and unique lodges. Each spacious tent is equipped with comfortable linen-clad camp beds, teak furniture and sophisticated accessories, as well as an en suite bathroom with flush w.c. and hot bucket showers. Each traveller receives a leather-bound safari journal and a mini-maglite, and has access to a well-stocked library and board games. Delicious and innovatively prepared bush cuisine is enjoyed around the campfire, and fine wines accompany three-course dinners.
Start: Windhoek, Namibia
Finish: Windhoek, Namibia
This safari operates with a maximum of six guests in a specially modified 4x4 safari vehicle, and is accompanied by an expert safari guide throughout.
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