Why Namibia?

Sand dunes as high as skyscrapers, desert-adapted wildlife, the most dramatic scenery... safaris in Namibia are unlike anywhere else in Africa. It is one of the most unique and stunning travel destinations on the planet.

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Our Take

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Namibia offers a unique travel experience with its vast and varied landscapes. From the towering dunes of the Namib Desert to the rugged terrain of the Fish River Canyon, the surreal scenery of Sossusvlei, where red sand dunes contrast with white salt pans and deep blue skies, and the hauntingly beautiful Skeleton Coast, with its shipwrecks and seal colonies, Namibia showcases nature's raw power.

Wildlife enthusiasts will find Etosha National Park an unmissable destination, offering exceptional wildlife viewing on its vast salt pan. Cultural experiences in Namibia are equally enriching. The country is home to various ethnic groups, including the Himba, known for their unique customs and distinctive red ochre paint.

What to look out for

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We love:
Big skies, dramatic scenery, swirling ocean mists and excellent game viewing combine to make Namibia one of our all time favourite destinations.
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Key locations:
Etosha National Park, Namib-Naukluft Park, Sossusvlei, Skeleton Coast, Kaokoland, Caprivi Strip, Damaraland, Fish River Canyon.
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Key experiences:
Scenic flights, self driving, quad-biking, horseback trips, sight seeing, meeting the Himba.

What to see in 

Namibia

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When to visit 

Namibia

Temp
31°C
Rain
85MM

Expect short localised rains at various points of the day. Reap the rewards of low season costs and peaceful travelling.

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32°C
Rain
90MM

Similar to January. Expect short rains. Take advantage of low season costs and peaceful travelling.

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27°C
Rain
70MM

Temperatures are ideal in March, with little rainfall and less humidity.

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24°C
Rain
35MM

The start of the dry season, with nice temperatures and little rain. A lovely time to travel.

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24°C
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7MM

For the scenery lovers, arguably the best time to travel as the land is beautiful and green (ish).

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24°C
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3MM

The dry season is in full swing with near to no rainfall and low temperatures at night.

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24°C
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1MM

Good weather and excellent wildlife viewing. Drier lands mean the wildlife will congregate more. Cold evenings.

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25°C
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3MM

Like July, a lovely time to travel. Excellent wildlife viewing. Cold evenings.

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27°C
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5MM

Temperatures starts to pick up. Conditions still perfect.

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29°C
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15MM

Temperatures still climbing and the terrain is starting to look very dry.

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30°C
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30MM

Still nice and hot with needed rains about to arrive.

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32°C
Rain
35MM

Patches of rain combined with glorious weather. A great winter holiday.

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