This seven-day luxury fly-in safari explores some of Namibia's most iconic safari destinations – the distinctive ochre dunes of Sossusvlei, the rugged, desolate landscape of Damaraland and the Kaokoveld where you're likely to spot the legendary desert-adapted elephant and Etosha, Namibia's ancient national park. Flying over this vast country, you'll also get an insight into its fascinating detail and incredible landscapes.

  • Sossusvlei Dunes – the highest free-standing dunes in the world
  • Dramatic Damaraland with its geological phenomena and desert-adapted wildlife
  • Kaokoveld desert region
  • Etosha National Park, one of the most ancient, game-rich parks in Africa
  • Flying between camps allows you to cover enormous distances
  • Excellent mix of highlights for first-time and seasoned visitors to Namibia
  • Luxury safari camps set in enormous private concessions

Map of 7-Day Namibia Fly-in Safari. All lines indicate flights between destinations

Itinerary overview

Days 1 & 2: Fly from Windhoek to Kulala Wilderness Reserve, Sossusvlei

Days 3 & 4: Fly north to Torra Conservancy, Damaraland

Days 5 & 6: Fly to Ongava Game Reserve bordering Etosha National Park

Day 7: Return flight to Windhoek

Itinerary in detail

Days 1 & 2

Flying from Windhoek, you'll enjoy views of the beautiful landscapes of Namibia on your way to the Namib Desert. You'll spend the next two nights at the luxurious Kulala Lodge in the wilderness reserve with easy access to the towering burnt-red dunes of Sossusvlei.

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Drifting over the Namib Desert in a hot air balloon.

(Image: Wilderness Little Kulala)

You can also upgrade to the exclusive Little Kulala if budget and availability permit. Up early to take advantage of the soft morning light, you'll visit the dunes and the fascinating Sesriem Canyon and enjoy scenic sundowners.

Hot air balloon excursions are a terrific way to experience the light, silence and enormity of this ancient desert (extra cost, weather permitting).

Days 3 & 4

Departing Sossusvlei, you'll head northwards with a scenic flight over the Namib Desert to get a view of the incredible 'dune sea' as well as catching a glimpse of one of the famous shipwrecks or old mining camps. Landing for refuelling at Swakopmund, you'll head inland to the flat-topped mountains and arresting landscapes of Damaraland where you'll spend the next two nights at Damaraland Camp.

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(Image: Claudio Piacentino I Unsplash)

This arid area is famous for its diverse wildlife as well as the desert-adapted elephant and black rhino. It's also an outstanding example of a successful partnership with the local Torra community.

Days 5 & 6

Fly onwards to Ongava Game Reserve by light aircraft, getting a look at the stark contrast between the barren, rocky landscapes of Damaraland and Kaokoveld and the greener, grassy plains of Ongava and Etosha National Park. Your home for the next two nights will be either Ongava Tented Camp or Ongava Lodge. The tented camp overlooks a busy waterhole that attracts myriad wildlife.

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Elephants gathering at a waterhole in Etosha

(Image: Ute von Ludwiger)

The lodge is built around a rocky outcrop with views of vast plains. At night, its waterhole is floodlit and you can watch for hours as the many night visitors come to quench their thirst.

Day 7

After a short but unforgettable overview of Namibia and its rich landscapes, you'll transfer by light aircraft to Windhoek's Hosea Kutako International Airport for your onward travel arrangements.

Period Price per person (pp)
June 1, 2024 - June 30, 2024
July 1, 2024 - October 31, 2024
November 1, 2024 - November 30, 2024
December 1, 2024 - December 31, 2024
January 6, 2025 - March 31, 2025
April 1, 2025 - May 31, 2025
June 1, 2025 - June 30, 2025
July 1, 2025 - October 31, 2025
November 1, 2025 - November 30, 2025
December 1, 2025 - December 31, 2025

The rates are per person sharing and include local flights. This is a price estimate, not a firm quote. Final price will depend on choice of lodge, number of people and date of travel. Discounted rates may apply during the green season (January to March).

All rates on our website are provided to give a price estimate only and should not be seen as a firm quote. Likewise, our currency converter will give you a rough idea of the price in another currency, but should not be seen as a firm quote. It is only intended as a guideline, based on the daily interbank exchange rate. The total price includes our tour arrangement fee and local support fees, if applicable. Please contact us to check availability and receive an accurate, free quote with no obligation.

  • Flights on light aircraft as detailed
  • Luxury accommodation as detailed with all meals
  • Two guided game activities daily at each lodge
  • Includes as per each lodge
  • International flights and visas
  • Optional extras eg hot air ballooning at Sossusvlei
  • Items of a personal nature
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