Namibia Standard Tour - NST04 - 11 Days

Walvis Bay leisure day, Cruise to view Cape fur Seals, Scenic flight to Le Mirages Desert Lodge, Sossusvlei and Sesriem, Swakopmund, Living Desert excursion, Mount Etjo Safari lodge game drive and lion feed, Bushman trail and visit to the AfriCat Foundation, Leopard tracking excursion, Windhoek late afternoon game drive.




Overview

Arrival at Walvis Bay International Airport Leisure walk and photo opportunities on the lagoon.

Cruise to view Cape fur seals, dolphins, flamingos, Oysters/sparkling wine; lunch at Raft Restaurant Scenic flight to Le Mirage Desert Lodge.
Visit impressive sand dunes of Sossusvlei and Sesriem Canyon. Depart to Swakopmund; Swakopmund town tour.
Living Desert excursion, Leisure time
Visit Moon Landscape; Welwitschia mirabilis plant, Lunch at Namib Wüste Road Stall Rock painting excursion; sundowner.
Visit footprints of a 3-toed upright walking dinosaur en route Mount Etjo Safari Lodge Late afternoon game drive in open vehicle; lion feed.
Early morning game drive, Brunch, Relaxation at water hole.
Participate in the Bushman (San) Trail walking tour, Visit the animal clinic, heart of the AfriCat Foundation Afternoon leopard-tracking excursion in open vehicles.
Leopard tracking excursion in open vehicles, Relaxation at waterhole.
African Craft Market en route to Windhoek, Lunch at the Kalahari Sands Hotel Late afternoon game drive; Health Spa’s full range of services (optional extra).
Travel Windhoek International Airport for check-in 2 hours prior to flight time.

Applicable Tour Highlights, Guaranteed Sightings & Analysis

Highlights

  • Exclusive lodge selection
  • Ramsar site visit
  • Namib Desert (oldest desert in World)
  • Welwitschia mirabilis plant (living fossil)
  • Game viewing
  • Bushman Trail
  • Lion Feed
  • Leopard tracking
  • AfriCat Foundation
  • Health Spa Treatment

Guaranteed Sightings

  • Lion, Leopard, Cheetah
  • Elephant, Rhinoceros, Hippopotamus, Giraffe
  • Oryx, Kudu, Springbok, Zebra
  • Seals, Dolphins
  • Pelicans, Flamingos
  • Welwitschia mirabilis plant

Analysis

  • On 5 days less than an hour travelling per day
  • On 2 days less than 3 hours travelling per day
  • Total hours in Namibia: 145,5
  • Hours inter-destination travel: 10
  • Quality time at destinations: 135,5

Excursions and Optional Activities

Excursions

  • Dolphin cruise
  • Scenic flights
  • Game drives
  • Walking trails
  • Lion feed
  • Rock art viewing

Optional Activities

  • Living desert excursion
  • Sea kayaking
  • Quad biking
  • Sand boarding
  • Sundowners
  • Desert dinners
  • Hot air ballooning


Included / Excluded

Inclusive (as per given itinerary)

  • Road transfer to and from airports in Namibia (on first & last day as per group tour)
  • English speaking tour guide / French tour guide or translator on prior request if available locally in Namibia
  • Vehicle / Fuel / Accommodation & 3 meals daily / 1,5 l bottled water per person daily on tour between destinations
  • Game drives
  • Lion feed
  • Bushman Trail
  • Lion Feed
  • Scenic flights
  • Walking excursions
  • Dolphin cruise
  • A massage (1 hour)

Exclusive

  • All costs not described in itinerary
  • Air fares
  • Hot air ballooning
  • Airport taxes / Shopping / Casino visits / Laundry / Phone calls / Room service fees / Medical costs / Tips / Damages to vehicles, place, persons and accommodation institutions caused by guests
  • Water at lodges and restaurants / lodge excursions / when vehicles are stationary
  • Health-spa treatments (unless stated as inclusive), Porterages & tips / Valet services
  • All costs not listed as inclusive
  • All legal costs and law suit costs
  • Visa costs
  • Emergency evacuation costs outside the borders of Namibia

Cancellation Policy

  • Available on request
  • The onus is with the guest to obtain full details from Safarifocus
  • Prices are subjected to change without notice according to US Dollar/Namibian Dollar exchange rate fluctuations
  • Cancellation fees:
    • 180 days - 50% of tour package price p.p.
    • 90 days - 75% of tour package price p.p.
    • 30 days - 100% of tour package price p.p.