Namibia & Botswana Roundabout Safari

Explore the best of Namibia, Botswana, and Victoria Falls in this 19-day self-drive adventure. From the deserts of Namibia to the lush wetlands of Botswana and the wonder of Victoria Falls, this trip promises diverse landscapes and unforgettable experiences.

This comprehensive 19-day safari adventure offers a diverse range of experiences, from desert landscapes to wildlife-rich parks and cultural encounters. Enjoy the freedom of a self-drive tour through Namibia and Botswana, creating lasting memories along the way.


  • Combine the highlights of three countries in one: Namibia, Botswana and a day trip to Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe)
  • Giant sand dunes and eon old trees in the dry pan of Dead Vlei
  • Explore the Skeleton Coast on activities from Swakopmund
  • Wildlife. Wildlife. Wildlife in Etosha National Park
  • Boat cruises on the Caprivi. Explore Namibia’s wetlands. Birding galore
  • Safari in the Chobe National Park, boat on the Chobe River. Guided visit to Victoria Falls.
  • Meerkats and giant Baobabs on the open pans of the Makgadikgadi
  • Go on a real deal, big game safari in the Okavango Delta

Day 1: Windhoek (1 Night)

  • Arrive in Windhoek, Namibia’s capital city.
  • Complete car rental procedures and meet with your representative to review your travel package.
  • Check into your guesthouse and have the day to explore and prepare for your journey.

Standard Accommodation: The Elegant Guesthouse


Day 2 & 3: Sossusvlei (2 Nights)

  • Drive south to Sossusvlei, home to captivating sand dunes and open plains.
  • En route, enjoy scenic stops at places like Remhoogte or Spreetshoogte Pass.
  • Explore Sossusvlei, Dead Vlei, and Dune 45, with activities like nature drives or sundowner drives.

Standard Accommodation: Desert Quiver Camp


Day 4 & 5: Swakopmund (2 Nights)

  • Head to Swakopmund, a coastal town and adventure hub.
  • Optional activities include quad biking, sandboarding, dolphin cruises, and more.
  • Enjoy the cooler coastal climate and explore the area’s attractions.

Standard Accommodation: Swakopmund Luxury Suites


Day 6: Damaraland (1 Night)

  • Drive to Damaraland, known for its rocky terrain and desert-adapted wildlife.
  • Visit Twyfelfontein for rock engravings, Burnt Mountain, and Organ Pipes.
  • Experience the culture of the local Damara people.

Standard Accommodation: Twyfelfontein Adventure Camp


Day 7: Etosha National Park – South (1 Night)

  • Journey to Etosha National Park’s southern section.
  • Explore Etosha’s abundant wildlife, including game drives and waterhole visits.

Standard Accommodation: Etosha Village


Day 8 & 9: Etosha National Park – East (2 Nights)

  • Drive through Etosha to the eastern side.
  • Enjoy game drives, birdwatching, and the diverse wildlife of Etosha.
  • Stay inside the park or visit private reserves bordering it for unique experiences.

Standard Accommodation: Onguma Bush Camp


Day 10 & 11: Caprivi (2 Nights)

  • Travel to the Caprivi Strip, a lush region with abundant wildlife.
  • Explore Mahango Game Park, Buffalo Game Park, and visit Popa Falls.
  • Experience river cruises, birdwatching, bush walks, and cultural tours.

Standard Accommodation: Shametu River Lodge


Day 12, 13 & 14: Chobe National Park (3 Nights)

  • Cross into Botswana and reach Chobe National Park.
  • Enjoy boat safaris, game drives, and incredible elephant sightings.
  • Take a day trip to Victoria Falls, one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World.

Standard Accommodation: Chobe Safari Lodge


Day 15: Makgadikgadi Pans (1 Night)

  • Drive south to Makgadikgadi Pans and spend the night at Planet Baobab.
  • Explore the pans, visit meerkats, and enjoy stargazing or a sleep-out on the pans.

Standard Accommodation: Planet Baobab


Day 16 & 17: Okavango Delta (2 Nights)

  • Fly from Maun to the Okavango Delta.
  • Experience water safaris, mokoro rides, walking safaris, and game drives.
  • Stay in the heart of the delta, surrounded by stunning scenery and wildlife.

Standard Accommodation: Moremi Crossing


Day 18: Central Kalahari Game Reserve (1 Night)

  • Drive to the Central Kalahari Game Reserve for an overnight stay.
  • Enjoy rhino tracking safaris, Bushman experiences, game drives, and sunset drives.

Standard Accommodation: Thakadu Bush Camp


Day 19: Windhoek (Departure)

  • Drive back to Windhoek or Windhoek International Airport.
  • Drop off your rental car and depart for your onward journey.

Optional: Consider booking an extra night in Windhoek or nearby to relax before your departure.


  • Accommodation
  • Meals (details on request)
  • Vehicle hire
  • Meet and Greet
  • Seat on shared charter flights as indicated
  • Airport and airstrip transfers
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Comprehensive travel diary with detailed itinerary, map, route descriptions, booking vouchers, contact numbers and useful information


  • International flights
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Visas and visa applications
  • Optional extra activities
  • Fuel
  • Park entry fees
  • Staff gratuities