Things to Do in Namibia

In a land of utterly limitless horizons, there is no end of things to do in Namibia. We’ll pepper your trip with experiences that break the humdrum and leave you totally in awe. Wildlife lovers will relish the opportunity to track desert-adapted species in Damaraland, or head out on safari in Etosha and soak up the astounding sight of animals congregating around waterholes en masse.

Things to do

Let the landscapes do the talking. Scale mighty sand dunes, have fun in the perspective-skewing salt pans of Sossusvlei and Deadvlei, or take a helicopter over the Skeleton Coast for a spine-tingling view of the shipwrecks and whale skeletons that line this treacherous stretch of coast. Or if you want a cultural immersion, visit the Himba tribe in Damaraland and learn about a way of life unchanged in generations. These are just the starting point; ask our specialists to recommend unique Namibian experiences to enrich your vacation. We’ve got masses up our sleeve and we can hook you up with expert local guides who will bring Namibia’s varied attractions to life for you in a way you can’t even imagine.

Living Desert Safari

Living Desert Safari

Swakopmund, Namibia

This half day tour sets off into Swakopmund's desert terrain in search of its resident fauna. Your guide will seek out fascinating creatures such as specially adapted beetles, legless lizards and geckos. Particularly popular for families.

Bushmen Art at Twyfelfontein

Bushmen Art at Twyfelfontein

Damaraland, Namibia

Damaraland is home to one of the oldest tribes in the country, the San, and a visit to Twyfelfontein, where you can see their art, is a highlight.

Day Canyon Drive at Fish River Lodge

Day Canyon Drive at Fish River Lodge

Fish River Canyon, Fish River Canyon & Aus, Namibia

Fish River Lodge is the only lodge that has 4x4 access into the heart of Fish River Canyon. Take an exciting drive down into the canyon with the experienced guides followed by a tour along the canyon and a delicious lunch and swim in the rock pools.

Day trips to Desert Oases

Day trips to Desert Oases

Skeleton Coast, Namibia

Enjoy a full day trip to Klein Oase and Auses Spring in a semi-closed safari vehicle. It's a fascinating experience to visit these oases in the middle of the desert and see the wealth of wildlife they support.

Desert Elephants in Damaraland

Desert Elephants in Damaraland

Damaraland, Namibia

Damaraland is the southern part of the Kaokoveld, Namibia's least inhabited area, and is utterly spectacular for its landscapes. Ambling amongst the mountains and valleys are the famous Desert-adapted elephants.

Dune driving on the Skeleton Coast

Dune driving on the Skeleton Coast

Skeleton Coast, Namibia

The Skeleton Coast is dominated by enormous dunes, and one of the best way to explore these is in a 4X4 vehicle specially adapted for dune-driving.

Five Night Canyon Hike at Fish River Lodge

Five Night Canyon Hike at Fish River Lodge

Fish River Canyon, Fish River Canyon & Aus, Namibia

Fish River Canyon is the second most visited tourist site in Namibia and Fish River Lodge offers guests a unique perspective with a five day hike through this majestic canyon and camping at a different location each night.

Game drive in Etosha National Park

Game drive in Etosha National Park

Etosha, Namibia

Venture into the Etosha National Park on game drives. The vast Park covers 22,270 km² and is home to a wide range of birds, mammals and reptiles. Due to the arid nature of the park the game congregates round the waterholes to drink.

Game drives and nature walks at Hoanib

Game drives and nature walks at Hoanib

Hoanib, Skeleton Coast, Namibia

Hoanib Skeleton Coast Camp offers a diverse range of activities to truly showcase the staggering landscapes and varied wildlife of the northern Palmwag Concession and Skeleton Coast. Game drives and walking safaris are two memorable experiences.

Hiking at Desert Homestead

Hiking at Desert Homestead

Sossusvlei, Namibia

Setting out on foot to explore this fascinating part of Namibia, self guided on trails used by the gemsbok and springbok in the area; it's a wonderful way to experience the Naukluft.

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