4 days in Namibia Itinerary

4 days in Namibia Itinerary

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4 days in Namibia Itinerary

Start: Cape Town
1
Windhoek
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Damaraland
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Swakopmund
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Cape Town

1
night
Windhoek

Located in the heart of the country, Namibia's capital city Windhoek receives a constant influx of tourists, in part because of its international airport.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Trans-Namib Railroad Museum, then hunt for treasures at Namibia Craft Centre, then admire the striking features of Christuskirche, and finally stroll through NamibRand Nature Reserve.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Windhoek attractions app .

Cape Town, South Africa to Windhoek is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Cape Town in December, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Windhoek: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Damaraland.

Things to do in Windhoek

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Safaris
Christuskirche ©
Christuskirche
NamibRand Nature Reserve ©
NamibRand Nature Reserve

1
night
Damaraland

Damaraland ©
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): pause for some photo ops at Twyfelfontein.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Damaraland trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Windhoek to Damaraland in 4.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Swakopmund.

Things to do in Damaraland

Historic Sites
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Twyfelfontein ©
Twyfelfontein

1
night
Swakopmund

Nestled on Namibia's Atlantic coast and surrounded by the sand dunes of the vast Namib Desert, the resort town of Swakopmund enchants visitors with its distinct German colonial architecture and pleasant climate.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): push the limits with an extreme tour, take a leisurely stroll along Swakopmund Jetty, examine the collection at Swakopmund Museum, then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and finally look for gifts at Karakulia Weavers.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Swakopmund vacation planning website .

You can drive from Damaraland to Swakopmund in 3 hours. December in Swakopmund sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Swakopmund

Tours Outdoors Museums
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Safaris
Swakopmund Museum ©
Swakopmund Museum
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

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