7 days in Namibia Itinerary

7 days in Namibia Itinerary

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7 days in Namibia Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly + Drive:  21​h
1
Swakopmund
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Windhoek
— 2 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: Kuala Lumpur

2
nights
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Long Beach Leisure Park and Platz Am Meer. Step out of Swakopmund to go to Walvis Bay and see Off-Road Tours, which is approximately 38 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at German Evangelical Lutheran Church, stroll through Dune 7, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and look for gifts at Kristall Galerie.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Swakopmund is an approximately 21-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or do a combination of train, flight, and car. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Swakopmund, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in March, expect Swakopmund to be a bit cooler, temps between 29°C and 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel to Windhoek.

Things to do in Swakopmund

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Walvis Bay
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Off-Road Tours
Long Beach Leisure Park ©
Long Beach Leisure Park
German Evangelical Lutheran Church ©
German Evangelical Lutheran Church

2
nights
Windhoek

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 19th (Thu): stop by The Diamond Works, browse the eclectic array of goods at Namibia Craft Centre, then tour the pleasant surroundings at NamibRand Nature Reserve, and finally take in breathtaking views at Fish River Canyon Nationalpark. On the next day, admire the striking features of Christuskirche and then stroll through Deadvlei.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Windhoek planning site .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Swakopmund to Windhoek in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Swakopmund in March: highs in Windhoek hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Windhoek

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Deadvlei, Fish River Canyon Nationalpark
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Deadvlei ©
Deadvlei
Fish River Canyon Nationalpark ©
Fish River Canyon Nationalpark
Christuskirche ©
Christuskirche

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