Namibia Budget Travel


Tourism and Diamonds

Namibia, a land of vistas and open spaces. A Desert country of spectacular beauty and abundant wildlife, a country of stability and economic prosperity. Tourism and Diamond mining are the mainstay of Namibia's economy and through careful management will see to Namibia's prosperity well into the future.

Namibia is one of the most popular countries in Africa to Visit. Through good governance and first world infrastructure the countries tourism sector has gone from strength to strength. Most travellers to Namibia tend to travel between the months of May - October when the weather is cool and dry. The capital city of Windhoek is the most popular starting point and / or ending point for Safaris to Namibia. 

Swakopmund

Namibia has something to offer for everyone. The town of Swakopmund on the west Coast is a must visit for adrenalin Junkies. Activities include, quad biking, sand boarding, deep sea fishing, skydiving to name a few.

Etosha National Park

Etosha National Park is Namibia's best known Park with an abundance of wildlife this park is a must see for wildlife enthusiasts. Etosha Park is home to Africa's "Big 5".

Namibian Desert

The Namibian Desert takes up most of the land mass of Namibia. With its sweeping sand dunes and harsh environment visiting the Desert is a must see especially for travellers who come from urban environments where the concept of wide open spaces is foreign. A visit to the world's tallest Sand Dune in Sossusvlei is a must do activity.

Other Highlights

Other Highlights that make this magnificent country what it is today include the Kalahari Desert, the Kaokoveld, the Skeleton Coast and the Capri Strip in the north.

People and Culture

The people of Namibia are a true mix with the predominant grouping been the Ovambo People. There is also a significant number of Herero and Himba tribes' people and a European population of Afrikaans speaking and German speaking people. Another group making up the mix are the so called "coloured" people of light complexion. All these different ethnicities have resulted in a rich cultural heritage.

Namibia is a popular destination and will stay this way for the foreseeable future.

Climate:

Namibia is on the whole a hot country with witner temperatures staying between 15- 25 C. However in the early morning in winter the temperature can go below 0 C. In the summer the temperature is between 30 - 35 C, but in the south and far north it can sometimes go even higher. Along the coast  the climate is mild with temperatures ranging between 15 - 25 C in the summer months  and 12 - 20 C in the winter months. The main rainy season is between January and March each year. Due to the fact that rain normally occurs as short intense showers, travelling during this time period is not usualy a problem.


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Deserts, Rivers & African Wildlife Safari due South

Duration 16 Days, Travel Style Budget Senior Tours
Priced from pps R52050 $3675 £2787 €3176 A$5145 C$4754 NZ$5581 Full pricing info
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Chobe sunset Stay at 3 to 4 star lodges while exploring Southern Africa's finest natural wonders, diverse landscapes and wildlife havens, starting with Victoria Falls. Visit Chobe in Botswana before crossing into Namibia to experience Etosha, the Namib Desert and more.

Trip Style Namibia Budget Safari Packages

Deserts, Rivers & African Wildlife Safari North

Duration 16 Days, Travel Style Budget Senior Tours
Priced from pps R52050 $3675 £2787 €3176 A$5145 C$4754 NZ$5581 Full pricing info
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64495988 5d1f3db940 o This diverse Deserts, Rivers & Wildlife African Safari for Seniors, explores Namibia, Botswana and Victoria Falls, visiting the Namib Desert, Etosha Park, Chobe, Okavango Delta and more.

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Namibia Small Group Adventure Safari

Duration 12 Days, Travel Style Lodge Safaris
Priced from pps R29950 $2115 £1604 €1827 A$2960 C$2735 NZ$3211 Full pricing info
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Etosha zebras This small group Namibian adventure offers extra comfort, travelling to famous and unique destinations in a custom-built 4x4 vehicle and staying at well-selected lodges.

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Cape Town to Windhoek Overland Camping Safari

Duration 11 Days, Travel Style Overland Camping Tours
Priced from pps R15065 $1064 £807 €919 A$1489 C$1376 NZ$1615 Full pricing info
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Elephants This 12-day budget Southern Africa camping safari from Cape Town to Windhoek starts with a Cape Flats Township Tour to the Orange River and Fish River Canyon. Explore Namibia’s ancient deserts, charming towns and Etosha Game Park.

Trip Style Namibia Overland Safaris

Namibia to Cape Town Overland Camping Tour

Duration 11 Days, Travel Style Overland Camping Tours
Priced from pps R15065 $1064 £807 €919 A$1489 C$1376 NZ$1615 Full pricing info
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Wilderbeest impala salt pan From Windhoek to Etosha Park for game viewing, into rugged Damaraland, via the Skeleton Coast to Swakopmund for adventure activities. Explore the ancient Namib Desert, Fish River Canyon and Orange River, ending in Cape Town.

Trip Style Namibia Overland Safaris

7 Day Namibia Desert Overland Safari

Duration 07 Days, Travel Style Accommodated Overland Tours
Priced from pps R18450 $1303 £988 €1126 A$1824 C$1685 NZ$1978 Full pricing info
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Sesriem Canyon A 7 day overland accommodated tour showcasing Namibia's spectacular landscapes. From Swakopmund on the coast, through the incredible Namib Desert and down the west coast of South Africa: the trip of a lifetime.

Trip Style Namibia Overland Safaris

Highlights of Namibia Budget Lodge Safari

Duration 07 Days, Travel Style Lodge Safaris
Priced from pps R19080 $1347 £1022 €1164 A$1886 C$1743 NZ$2046 Full pricing info
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Etosha wildlife The 7 day Highlights of Namibia Budget Lodge Safari includes game viewing in Etosha National Park, exploring Swakopmund and visiting the Sesriem Canyon and Sossusvlei areas of the Namib Naukluft Park.

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7 Day Cape to Namibia Accommodated Overland Safari

Duration 07 Days, Travel Style Accommodated Overland Tours
Priced from pps R18450 $1303 £988 €1126 A$1824 C$1685 NZ$1978 Full pricing info
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Namibia quiver tree View the Cederberg Mountains, Namaqualand and the Gariep/Orange River. Travel to Ai-Ais Hot Springs, Fish River Canyon and the Namib Desert of Namibia. Cross the Tropic of Capricorn to Swakopmund.

Trip Style Namibia Overland Safaris

Discover Namibia’s Highlights Camping Safari

Duration 06 Days, Travel Style Camping Safaris
Priced from pps R12210 $862 £654 €745 A$1207 C$1115 NZ$1309 Full pricing info
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Animal ele 49 tu Combine game viewing in the famous Etosha Park with exploring Sossusvlei Dunes in the ancient Namib Desert, on this Discover Namibia's Highlights Camping Safari.

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5 Day Affordable Etosha Lodge Safari

Duration 05 Days, Travel Style Lodge Safaris
Priced from pps R15840 $1118 £848 €966 A$1566 C$1447 NZ$1698 Full pricing info
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Etosha wildlife This 5 Day Affordable Etosha Lodge Safari spends three accommodated nights in Etosha National Park, game viewing on safari drives and at camp waterholes at night. Includes an overnight at Waterberg Plateau and visit to Hoba Meteorite.

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