Guided self-drives 7 days to 18 days
This tours will be conducted each year between April and October, autumn to spring and during the winter months in Namibia.
Bed & Breakfast (BB)
The massive baobab tree is known as the tree of life and one of the oldest trees on earth. This eventful tour will kick off with a visit to a Namibian guest farm after which we travel north to the remote Khaudum National
Park where we camp under the stars amongst wild animals and where sometimes 3000 elephants roam the area. After this we experience the total opposite vegetation and landscape of the evergreen Caprivi-Strip. One of the
highlights at the end of this tour will be a three day hike amongst the red dunes of the Namib Desert.
Arrive at the international airport Hosea Kutako. Meet and greet by one of our representatives, travel to Windhoek +-50km. Check in at Villa Violet situated in the pretty suburb of Klein Windhoek. The en-suite rooms have doors leading onto a patio and a grassy central area. There is a small pool for your enjoyment and the rooms are fitted with air-conditioner, flat screen TV and a safe. Wireless internet, secure parking and laundry service is available. The guesthouse is in close proximity to restaurants and shops and a short drive from the city center.
In the afternoon we will do a tour of Windhoek.
Dinner at Joes Beerhouse
Bed and Breakfast, Tour of Windhoek and Dinner included
A tour which will lead us to some very magical places in the northwestern parts of Namibia and the Atlantic coast with many activities at the coast, fishing, off road driving, stunning scenery and desert adapted wildlife.
We highly recommend bookings 6 – 8 weeks in advance to ensure a 100% quality departure.
Min 2 - 12 Guests
We at Hippo Adventure Tours book all accommodation, cars, organize the food. Pick up at the international airport Hosea Kutako and drive to the car rental company where excess and insurance needs to be paid before embarking on the journey. Our recommendation is, to also take out windscreen and tyre insurance at the car rental company. Please make sure drivers have international drivers licences. Thereafter all cars are equipped with radios for communication. Drinks and fuel are not included in the tour price. We will stop at a supermarket to shop for drinks and personal items. We will stop at a supermarket to shop for drinks and personal items.
We will stop at a supermarket to shop for drinks and personal items. The guide will take you to a fuel station. Fill up, 2 tanks in each car, 2 spare wheels. Hippo will only rent a car on a daily basis which will be included in the price. ??????? Please, together with your guide, make sure that all is in order regarding the vehicle hire. All vehicles are fully equipped with camping equipment and roof tents. We advise two guests per car. A family of four is also in order. In this case, 2 roof tents on one car. A well experienced off road driving expert will give a proper explanation on how to drive on gravel roads.
The guide car with an experienced and well trained guide will take the lead, all guests will follow within the speed limit. The idea is to give clients the opportunity to drive their own car but with an experienced and knowledgeable guide taking the lead. Easy to more difficult roads will be part of these tours, partly camping, adventurous wild camping and lodging. The guide car is also fully equipped with a satellite telephone in case of an emergency. All cars have fridges to keep drinks cold. All food will be transported in the guide car. All guests are requested to help with cooking, setting up camp and washing up. Enjoy!