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 15 Days, Travel Style Forty Plus Safaris
Priced from pps R38303 $2688 £2045 €2309 A$3500 C$3409 NZ$3869 Full pricing info
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Chobe cruise 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.

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Deserts, Rivers & African Wildlife Safari North

Duration 15 Days, Travel Style Forty Plus Safaris
Priced from pps R38303 $2688 £2045 €2309 A$3500 C$3409 NZ$3869 Full pricing info
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Namib Desert Namibia Image This diverse Deserts, Rivers & Wildlife African Safari explores Namibia, Botswana and Victoria Falls, visiting the Namib Desert, Etosha Park, Chobe and more.

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Namibia Luxury Adventure Safari

Duration 12 Days, Travel Style Lodge Safaris
Priced from pps R29950 $2102 £1599 €1805 A$2737 C$2666 NZ$3025 Full pricing info
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Etosha zebras This small group Namibian adventure offers extra luxury and comfort, travelling to famous and unique destinations in a custom-built 4x4 vehicle and staying at well-selected lodges.

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11 Day Best of Namibia Family Safari

Duration 11 Days, Travel Style Lodge Safaris
Priced from pps R38050 $2670 £2031 €2294 A$3477 C$3387 NZ$3843 Full pricing info
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Desert camp The 11 Day Best of Namibia Family Safari explores the deserts, mountains, game parks and coast of Namibia, staying at family-friendly lodges. Go to Etosha Park, Namibia's Desert, Swakopmund, Waterberg Plateau & more.

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Cape Town to Windhoek Overland Camping Safari

Duration 11 Days, Travel Style Overland Camping Tours
Priced from pps R12080 $848 £645 €728 A$1104 C$1075 NZ$1220 Full pricing info
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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.

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Namibia to Cape Town Overland Camping Tour

Duration 11 Days, Travel Style Overland Camping Tours
Priced from pps R12720 $893 £679 €767 A$1162 C$1132 NZ$1285 Full pricing info
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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.

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Highlights of Namibia Budget Lodge Safari

Duration 07 Days, Travel Style Lodge Safaris
Priced from pps R17400 $1221 £929 €1049 A$1590 C$1549 NZ$1757 Full pricing info
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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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Discover Namibia’s Highlights Camping Safari

Duration 06 Days, Travel Style Camping Safaris
Priced from pps R11100 $779 £593 €669 A$1014 C$988 NZ$1121 Full pricing info
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Animal-32 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 R14400 $1011 £769 €868 A$1316 C$1282 NZ$1454 Full pricing info
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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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Budget Namibia Desert Lodge Safari

Duration 05 Days, Travel Style Lodge Safaris
Priced from pps R11280 $792 £602 €680 A$1031 C$1004 NZ$1139 Full pricing info
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The 5-day Budget Lodge Namibia Desert Safari to the Namib Naukluft Park, including the Sossusvlei Dunes and Sesriem Canyon, as well as Swakopmund for optional adventure activities and sightseeing. An affordable accommodated safari in Namibia.

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