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Namibia’s Deep South

Private Travel | General interest | Self-drive 14 Days & 11 Nights Lead-in price: £4595 Current prices from: £4595
Explore the peace and tranquillity of this largely uninhabited corner of Namibia in your own car. The ever-changing vistas of the Kalahari, Fish River Canyon and Naukluft National Park show a magnificent variety of colours and textures. Two nights at Aus allows you to explore the fascinating ghost town of Kolmanskop, the sleepy German town of Luderitz, and enjoy a gentle hike in search of wild Namib feral horses. En route back from Sossusvlei to Windhoek stop in the Naukluft mountains for 2 nights to explore the many walking trails through the scenic countryside.

The Cox & Kings signature experiences

  • The freedom of a self-drive itinerary
  • Delve into the more remote southern region of Namibia.
  • Diverse experiences from the dramatic Fish River Canyon to the ghost town of Kolmanskop.
  • Hike in the Naukluft mountains.
  • Stay in 4 & 5-star accommodation
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Superior Private Tour in brief

Day 1: Fly to Windhoek (N) Day 2: Windhoek

Arrive in Windhoek and collect your hire car. Overnight at Olive Grove Guesthouse. (N)

Day 3: Kalahari

Drive south and stay overnight at Kalahari Red Dune Lodge. Afternoon at leisure or optional excursions. (B, D)

Days 4-5: Fish River Canyon

Continue south and stay 2 nights at Fish River Lodge. (B, D) Optional excursions the next day. (B)

Day 6: Aus

Travel north and stay 2 nights at Klein-Aus Vista (Eagle’s Nest Chalets) in Aus. (B, D)

Day 7: Aus

Day at leisure or optional excursions. (B, D)

Days 8-9: NamibRand Nature Reserve

Drive north to the Namib-Naukluft desert and stay 2 nights at Wolvedans Dune Lodge or 2 nights on the Tok Tokkie Trails. Following day at leisure or optional excursions. (B, L, D)

Day 10: Sossusvlei

Drive north to Sossusvlei and stay 2 nights at Hoodia Desert Lodge. Afternoon at leisure. Nature drive included. (B, D)

Day 11: Sossusvlei

Day at leisure or take optional excursions, including an early morning hot air balloon ride. (B, D)

Day 12: Gamsberg mountains

Drive to the Gamsberg mountains and stay 1 night at Corona Guest Farm. Afternoon at leisure or optional excursions. (B, D)

Days 13-14: Fly home (B) (N) Meal basis:

As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.

Important Information Superior tour

This tour is based in 4- and 5-star accommodation.

Tailor-made travel

For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary, please call to speak with a Cox & Kings consultant or enquire online.

Superior private tour accommodation

  • Hoodia Desert Lodge
    Hoodia Desert Lodge

    On the banks of the Tsauchab River lies the Hoodia Desert Lodge, 60 km from Sesriem. 12 ensuite and air conditioned tented bungalows offer privacy and relaxation. Each bungalow has an open air bathroom, shaded porch and stargazing platform. The restaurant offers traditional and international cuisine accompnaied by a selection of South African wines.

  • Klein-Aus Vista Eagle's Nest Chalets
    Klein-Aus Vista Eagle's Nest Chalets

    Eagle's Nest Chalets are built into rounded granite boulders with a rugged granite-gneiss mountain as a backdrop. A 7-km drive from the main lodge, the Eagle's Nest Chalets are private self-catering retreats combining natural elements and boulders into their interiors in a rustic and luxurious blend. Choose whether to cook in the kitchen, on the fire, or to eat in the Desert Horse Inn restaurant; take-away breakfast or barbecue packs are available on request. Eagle's Nest is an attractive base for those who appreciate boundless space, a sense of privacy, innovation, the out-of-the-ordinary and the spectacular. Features: 7 chalets, restaurant, bar, swimming pool (free Wi-Fi at Desert Horse Inn, the sister property of Eagle's Nest Chalets, 7km drive away on a sand road). Room amenities: Self-catering facilities (small kitchen), barbecue facility, en sute bathrooms with shower, ceiling fan, fireplace, fridge, minibar, safe, tea and coffee facilities, veranda.

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Dates & prices


Guideline Prices

Low season from £4595 per person

High season from £4695 per person


Flexible Prices & Itineraries
For a quote based on alternative accommodation standards or flight options, or to tailor this itinerary, please call 020 7873 5000 or send an email enquiry

Additional Information

Please call 020 7873 5000 for more information or to make a booking.

Prices above are per person in pounds sterling (£), based on two people sharing a twin-room. The prices which were valid at the time of publication, may be subject to change, particularly as a result of variable flight costs. You will be informed of any such changes prior to booking.

  • • International flights (and domestic flights if applicable)
    • UK departure and overseas airport taxes
    • Accommodation, itinerary & meal basis as described
    • Local Transfers in a private chauffeur-driven vehicle
    • The support (if required) of an English speaking local representative
    • Local guides and entrance fees where applicable

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