Discover Namibia from the air – 10 days fly-in safari

Experience this amazing country from the air
N$ 95.380,- per Person
Fly-in Safari Namibia

Highlights and description

  • Windhoek
  • Etosha
  • Twyfelfontein/Damaraland
  • Swakopmund
  • Sossusvlei/Sesriem/Deadvlei

In a small charter plane you fly from accommodation to accommodation in a short time to the highlights in Namibia.

Discover the incredible landscape from the air, the abundance of animals in Etosha, which is unparalleled in southern Africa. You will take off and land on small bush tracks close to the respective safari lodges & accommodation.

From Windhoek you and your pilot will fly to the Namib Naukluft Park, the Sossusvlei Dunes, Etosha National Park and Damarland.

This tour can easily be adapted to your needs in routing and duration. If this tour does not meet your expectations, please have a look at our other Namibia Self drive Safaris.

This offer is generally not suitable for people with limited mobility, please contact us for more information.

 

Itinerary

1. Tag: Arrival in Windhoek, capital of Namibia

(F)

Today you arrive in Namibia. Upon arrival at Hosea Kutako International Airport, you will be transferred to Olive Grove Guesthouse where you will be met by a representative of African Elegance Safaris, which shall discuss your fly-in safari together with you.

The afternoon can be enjoyed on your own. Dinner is available at the Olive Grove Restaurant.

2. – 3. Tag: Etosha South

(F/A)

Today we head towards Etosha National Park, with its diverse wildlife.

After breakfast, you will be transferred to Eros Airport. When the check-in is complete, your flight departs for Etosha National Park.

The flight duration from Eros Airport to the southern part of Etosha is 1 hour and 25 minutes. Upon arrival at the airstrip near the lodge, a transfer will be waiting for you to take you to the lodge.

The afternoon can be enjoyed at leisure. You can enjoy a lazy afternoon by the pool, read a book or book an optional activity at reception.

Day 2

In an open-game viewer vehicle, the entire day is dedicated exclusively to wildlife viewing in Etosha National Park.

114 different species of game live in the park. For avid bird watchers, there are more than 340 species of birds to spot. There are popular game species such as giraffe, wildebeest, zebra, hyena, lion, leopard and antelope species such as kudu, oryx and eland.

Some of the endangered species such as black rhino, cheetah and black-faced impala are also found here. More than 30 waterholes are accessible via an extensive road network.

An Etosha National Park map is included in our tour documents for you.

4. Tag: Twyfelfontein/Damaraland

(F/A)

After a relaxing breakfast, continue over the mountains into the Damaraland region to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Twyfelfontein.

In the afternoon, join a local ranger and drive around on an open jeep. Together you will be in search of the desert elephants that roam this area. Here, with luck, you will have the unforgettable opportunity to take unforgettable photos of these gentle giants in unparalleled natural surroundings.

Flight time to Twyfelfontein landing strip: 40 minutes.

5. – 6. Tag: Swakopmund

(F)

Today after breakfast we fly further south to Swakopmund, at the Atlantic Ocean. Swakopmund is the adrenalin Oasis of Namibia, with many amazing activities to choose from.

The town is populated by the descendants of former colonisers and civil servants from the German colonial era. German specialities, German architecture and the German language, which is still often heard, are remnants of this history.

The area around Swakopmund (and the town of Walvis Bay, 30km to the south) offers a wide range of activities, including boat tours, exciting desert excursions (the desert lives!), quad bike safaris, kayak tours and much more.

Flight time to Swakopmund landing strip: 40 minutes.

Day 2

A transfer will take you to Walvis Bay around 07:30, where you will check in at the waterfront in time for a dolphin and seal boat cruise.

Explore the marine life around the lagoon and harbor of Walvis Bay. Pelicans, seals, dolphins and – during the season – even whales, sunfish and turtles are waiting to be spotted!

Around 12:30 pm your skipper will bring you back to the Walvis Bay Waterfront. You will then be transferred back to your hotel in Swakopmund.

7. – 8. Tag: Sossusvlei/Sesriem

(F/A)

After breakfast, short transfer back to the airstrip at Swakopmund Airport in time for your flight to Sossusvlei Lodge in the Sossusvlei area. After a short transfer from the airstrip to the lodge, the rest of the day is at leisure.

In the late afternoon you will have the opportunity to participate in a sundowner drive (not included in the price) on the grounds of the lodge.

Flight time to the airstrip from Swakopmund: 90 minutes

Day 2

Today you will take part in a day trip to famous Sossusvlei.

Early in the morning you will be transferred to Sossusvlei in a four-wheel drive vehicle with an experienced guide. Explore the spectacular Dead Vlei, with its snow-white clay soil and parched camel thorn tree trunks reaching into the sky. Admire the star dunes surrounding the famous Sossusvlei, a large pan formed by the shifting sand dunes of the Namib Desert. Climb some of the highest dunes in the world.

After +- 5 ½ hours, return to the lodge in time for lunch.

9. Tag: Windhoek

(F)

Early in the morning you will be transferred back to the airstrip in time for your return flight to Windhoek, to Eros or Hosea Kutako INT. Airport. After transfer to the guesthouse will be waiting for you at the Airport, the rest of the day is at leisure.

Flight time to either of the Windhoek airports: 60 minutes.

10. Tag: Return back home

(F)

After breakfast (or depending on flight time) you will receive a transfer to Hosea Kutako International Airport. We wish you a pleasant journey home.

Tour Consultant
Bianca van der Merwe
duration
Destination
Price
from 10 Days
Namibia

Included services

  • Guest pick-up at the airport by a representative of African Elegance Safaris
  • Contact person during your trip with a 24-hour emergency number 
  • All overnight stays as stated Pilot room & meals
  • Meals as stated
  • Detailed route description & road map on site
  • Shuttle from Windhoek to the airport
  • Flights as Itinerary
  • All transfers from Airstrip to Lodge/ Guesthouse
  • Full-day game drive in Etosha National Park
  • EPHEMERAL River Drive (Twyfelfontein Lodge)
  • Catamaran Cruise
  • Trip to Sossusvlei, Deadvlei and Sesriem Canyon
  • Airplanes and Fuel
  • Crew Fees
  • Passenger taxes
  • Landing charges at Namibian airports
  • Value Added Tax (VAT)
  • Water on board

Excluded services

  • International flights
  • Entrance fees for national parks
  • Optional excursion activities
  • on-site beverages
  • Tips & other personal expenses
  • Travel insurance/ Insurance should you have to cancel the trip.

Impressions

Pricing information

Price per person in a double room 85.841,- NAD 2 persons/ 4 persons on request
Price per person in a double room 95.380,- NAD 2 persons/ 4 persons on request

Flight information: We have an estimated fuel levy and we cannot predict if the fuel levy will increase again. If you pay the booking/invoice with immediate effect, the charges will not be changed.

The prices depend on the availability of the accommodation, the charter plane or seasonal surcharges.

Fly-in Safari T’s and C’s & Information

  • Baggage allowance – 10 to 20 kg per passenger
  • ONLY SOFT BAGS ARE ALLOWED.
  • The volume and shape of the aircraft luggage compartment determine the dimensions of the bags to be transported
  • No single piece of baggage may exceed the following dimensions: Length: 62 cm (24 inches); Width: 25 cm (10 inches); Height: 30cm
  • This includes carry-on luggage and camera equipment
  • No rigid structures are allowed
  • The final baggage allowance per person is based on the combined body weight.
    – of all passengers
    – the number of passengers
    – the distance between destinations
    – and the type of runway used for landing.
  • Each flight and aircraft baggage allowance is calculated individually and modified according to the above factors.

Extra Informations

  • Please note the country-specific information on the travel destination as well as the health and visa regulations
  • Malaria prophylaxis is recommended
  • The itinerary is subject to local weather conditions and is therefore flexible
  • Distances and times are approximate values and stretch – or depending on the weather
  • The offer is generally not suitable for people with restricted mobility, please contact us for further information

Terms of payment

  • By credit card or bank transfer in accordance with our general terms and conditions.