7 days in Namibia & Botswana Itinerary

7 days in Namibia & Botswana Itinerary

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Windhoek, Namibia
— 1 night
2
Swakopmund, Namibia
— 2 nights
3
Walvis Bay, Namibia
— Few hours
4
Okavango Delta, Botswana
— 1 night

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night
Windhoek, Namibia

Windhoek ©
Located in the heart of the country, Namibia's capital city Windhoek receives a constant influx of tourists, in part because of its international airport.
On the 30th (Mon), stroll through NamibRand Nature Reserve.

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Francistown, Botswana to Windhoek is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Francistown to Windhoek due to the time zone difference. In December in Windhoek, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to travel to Swakopmund.

Things to do in Windhoek

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife
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NamibRand Nature Reserve ©
NamibRand Nature Reserve
Christuskirche ©
Christuskirche
Namibia Craft Centre ©
Namibia Craft Centre

2
nights
Swakopmund, Namibia

Nestled on Namibia's Atlantic coast and surrounded by the sand dunes of the vast Namib Desert, the resort town of Swakopmund enchants visitors with its distinct German colonial architecture and pleasant climate.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): look for gifts at Kristall Galerie, examine the collection at Swakopmund Museum, and then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

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Getting from Windhoek to Swakopmund by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Windhoek in December, with highs in Swakopmund at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Walvis Bay.

Things to do in Swakopmund

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Safaris
Swakopmund Museum ©
Swakopmund Museum
Kristall Galerie ©
Kristall Galerie

few
hours
Walvis Bay, Namibia

Walvis Bay
A pleasant port city, Walvis Bay offers tourists a variety of urban entertainment options that complement its many natural attractions.
For photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Walvis Bay online visit planner.

Getting from Swakopmund to Walvis Bay by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In January, daily temperatures in Walvis Bay can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. You'll set off for Okavango Delta on the 2nd (Thu).

Things to do in Walvis Bay

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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night
Okavango Delta, Botswana

Okavango Delta ©
Listed as a World Heritage Site, Okavango Delta represents a sanctuary for a rich and diverse animal and plant life, which continues to attract swarms of tourists, adventurers, and nature lovers.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): stroll through NG/32 Okavango Kopano Mokoro Community Trust. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Moremi Wildlife Reserve.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Okavango Delta trip maker website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Walvis Bay to Okavango Delta. The time zone changes from Central Africa Time (CAT) to Central Africa Time (CAT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Walvis Bay in January, expect Okavango Delta to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Okavango Delta

Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

NG/32 Okavango Kopano Mokoro Community Trust
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Moremi Wildlife Reserve ©
Moremi Wildlife Reserve

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