Swakopmund & Walvis Bay

Holidays to Swakopmund & Walvis Bay

Namibia’s two main coastal towns, Swakopmund and Walvis Bay, share the same stretch of coastline – but have very little in common in terms character. Visit ‘Swakop’ for a wider range of hotels and restaurants, and Walvis Bay for some great birdwatching opportunities. Both towns offer a wide variety of activities, including, kayaking with Cape fur seals, birdwatching excursions and drives around the sand dunes. For the more adventurous, there is a whole host of extreme sports for you to try your hand at, such as sandboarding or skydiving (to name a few!). A holiday to Swakopmund and Walvis Bay works nicely as part of a tour visiting other areas of Namibia, as you can see in our Trip Ideas below.

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Black Wildebeest Self-drive Safari

Black Wildebeest Self-drive Safari

| 20 days|Individual trip Add to my wish list
US$2,415-2,972
This extensive self-drive safari explores the highlights of South Africa and Namibia. Enjoy the freedom of the wide open African landscape as you drive through Namaqualand, marvel at the views of the immense Fish River Canyon, hike within the Naukluft Mountains ... More about Black Wildebeest Self-drive Safari
Brown Hyena Self-drive

Brown Hyena Self-drive

| 15 days|Individual trip Add to my wish list
US$5,072-5,729
Spend 15 days in Namibia on this classic self-drive safari that incorporates highlights of the country's south and north, staying at more luxurious properties. You'll experience the striking desert landscapes of the NamibRand Nature Reserve and the towering apricot ... More about Brown Hyena Self-drive
Caracal Self-drive Safari

Caracal Self-drive Safari

| 15 days|Individual trip Add to my wish list
US$2,111-2,817
This popular self-drive safari combines the best of southern and northern Namibia: including the stunning sights of the Namib Desert and Damaraland followed by four nights game viewing in Etosha National Park. In between, you drive through some of the most spectacular ... More about Caracal Self-drive Safari
Classic Namibia Experience

Classic Namibia Experience

| 12 days|Group trip (Max 8)
US$2,702-2,894
Experience the best Namibia has to offer including Etosha National Park, Swakopmund, the Namib Desert and Damaraland on this classic lodge and luxury camping safari.... More about Classic Namibia Experience
Eland Self-drive Safari

Eland Self-drive Safari

| 20 days|Individual trip Add to my wish list
US$2,538-2,919
This extensive and excellent value self-drive trip spends 20 days on safari, taking in the varied highlights of both northern and southern Namibia. Relish the freedom of Namibia's endless landscapes along often empty roads as you discover the scale of Fish River ... More about Eland Self-drive Safari
Francolin Fly-in Safari

Francolin Fly-in Safari

| 11 days|Individual trip Add to my wish list
US$5,359-6,782
This fly-in itinerary takes you through Namibia's key highlights at a relaxed pace. Discover the enormous sand dunes of the Namib Desert, the quaint coastal town of Swakopmund, abundant rock art amidst the rugged mountains of Damaraland and spectacular game viewing ... More about Francolin Fly-in Safari
Gemsbok Self-drive Safari

Gemsbok Self-drive Safari

| 15 days|Individual trip Add to my wish list
US$2,480-2,835
This self-drive safari includes 15 days in Namibia, travelling at a relaxed pace to allow time to explore some of Northern Namibia's less visited sites in greater detail. Enjoy the coastal town of Swakopmund, drive along the aptly-named Skeleton Coast, discover ... More about Gemsbok Self-drive Safari
Golden Mole Self-drive Safari

Golden Mole Self-drive Safari

| 14 days|Individual trip Add to my wish list
US$1,824-2,043
This trip is a variation of a classic Namibian itinerary. Taking in the dunes of Sossusvlei in the south, the costal town of Swakopmund and the prime game viewing of Etosha National Park this trip is well suited to those visiting the country for the first time ... More about Golden Mole Self-drive Safari
Lesser Bushbaby Self-drive Safari

Lesser Bushbaby Self-drive Safari

| 12 days|Individual trip Add to my wish list
US$1,155-1,309
Explore Namibia's key highlights on this self-drive safari taking a classic route that encompasses the spectacular landscapes of Namib-Naukluft Park, the historic seaside town of Swakopmund, Damaraland's varied geological and wildlife attractions, the famous Etosha ... More about Lesser Bushbaby Self-drive Safari
Namaqua Chameleon Self-drive

Namaqua Chameleon Self-drive

| 14 days|Individual trip Add to my wish list
US$2,608-2,923
This classic 13-day self-drive safari makes the most of Namibia’s spectacular landscapes. Combining the impressive dunes of the Namib Desert with the mountains of Damaraland and game viewing in Etosha National Park, it is perfect for a first visit. More about Namaqua Chameleon Self-drive
Namib Sand Gecko Self-drive Safari

Namib Sand Gecko Self-drive Safari

| 23 days|Individual trip Add to my wish list
US$3,574-4,254
Discover for yourself the highlights of Namibia on this extensive self-drive trip, from the majesty of the Fish River Canyon in the deep south to the fertile Zambezi Region. Then finish with a flourish in Botswana’s famed Chobe National Park. More about Namib Sand Gecko Self-drive Safari
Pelican Fly & Drive Safari

Pelican Fly & Drive Safari

| 11 days|Individual trip Add to my wish list
US$5,147-6,091
Spend 11 days in Namibia on this drive and fly itinerary that begins by exploring the Namib Desert on a self-drive and concludes with a fly-in to northern Namibia. You’ll drive through dramatic landscapes from Windhoek to the Namib Desert and discover the magnificent ... More about Pelican Fly & Drive Safari
Quiver Tree Self-drive Safari

Quiver Tree Self-drive Safari

| 15 days|Individual trip Add to my wish list
US$2,087-2,146
Explore the south of Namibia on this offbeat 15-day self drive safari, taking in the Kalahari, Fish River Canyon, the iconic apricot dunes of Sossusvlei in the Namib-Naukluft National Park, and the inselbergs of the Spitzkoppe massif. More about Quiver Tree Self-drive Safari
Rock Agama Self-drive Safari

Rock Agama Self-drive Safari

| 10 days|Individual trip Add to my wish list
US$4,167-5,033
Short on time? Take in Namibia’s highlights on this ten-day self-drive safari, from the Namib Desert to the coastal town of Swakopmund and scenic Damaraland, then game viewing in Etosha National Park and a chance to see big cats at Okonjima. More about Rock Agama Self-drive Safari
Rock Hare Self-drive Safari

Rock Hare Self-drive Safari

| 21 days|Individual trip Add to my wish list
US$4,494-5,748
This extensive 21-day self-drive trip ranges from the iconic dunes of Sossusvlei, through the town of Swakopmund and on to Namibia's more wildlife-rich areas of Damaraland and Etosha National Park. Continuing along the Caprivi Strip, you’ll explore Botswana’s ... More about Rock Hare Self-drive Safari
Sandgrouse Fly & Drive Safari

Sandgrouse Fly & Drive Safari

| 15 days|Individual trip Add to my wish list
US$4,159-5,021
Spend 15 days in Namibia on this classic fly and drive itinerary, it begins with a fly-in to the Namib Desert followed by one of the most scenic flight routes across to Swakopmund on the Atlantic Coast. Here you pick up your hire vehicle and go on to explore Namibia's ... More about Sandgrouse Fly & Drive Safari
Ultimate Namibia Journey

Ultimate Namibia Journey

| 12 days|Group trip (Max 7)
US$3,760-3,772
Stay in a mix of comfortable and upmarket lodges, guesthouses and safari camps on this guided lodge safari through Namibia, visiting Etosha Park, Namib Desert, Damaraland and Swakopmund.... More about Ultimate Namibia Journey
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