Namibia individual travel

MARULA TOUR

Marula Tour

14 - 26 September 2018

Day 1: Arrival in Windhoek


At Windhoek International Airport, we are met by our tour guide and we head to town. After a sightseeing tour through Namibia's capital, we can still walk around in the arcades. Throughout the city, African crafts will be offered. We enjoy our first dinner in a restaurant in the city. Pension Palmquell

Day 2: From Windhoek to the north

Today's driving stage goes through Okahandja where we visit the Holzschnitermarkt, to Mount Etjo Safari Lodge. In the afternoon, we are booked for a very interesting game drive. We will definitely see a lot of animals. In the evenings, hippos sometimes graze on the lawn in front of the lodge. Mount Etjo Safari Lodge

CheetahDay 3: Trip to the Otavi Triangle

After the experiences of Mount Etjo we continue north via Otjiwarongo and Otavi to Ghaub guest farm. The area is the ideal habitat for kudu, Damara Dik Dik, Klipspringer and also the largest indigenous antelope, the Eland. We relax by the pool or explore the area by foot on well marked trails. Guest Farm Ghaub

Day 4: Drive to Rundu / Angolan border

Today we continue in the most densely populated part of Namibia, the Okavango. On the way we see picturesque huts inhabited by the locals of the Kavango tribe. Our lodge is located on the Okavango. Later in the afternoon we take a sunset cruise. Hakusembe River Lodge

Day 5: The Okavango

Birdsong wakes us from our night's rest in the morning. We continue through the Kavango eastwards to the Caprivi to our lodge near the Mahango Game Park. From time to time, along the way, we will see the kraals of the Kavango, and straw merchants selling straw sheaves for the roof construction of their cottages. Ndhovu Lodge

Day 6: Mahango Park

Today we go on long trips in the interesting Mahango Game Park. This is one of the most beautiful wildlife parks of Namibia with extraordinary wildlife reserves. Even rare sable and roan antelope are sometimes spotted here. From the wooden deck of the lodge, we can watch the lazy river meander past us. Ndhovu Lodge

Buffalo NamibiaDay 7: Trip through the West Caprivi

We cross the Okavango and continue through the Caprivi Game Park up to our lodge right at the Kwando. In the course of the afternoon we take a boat trip and experience "pure Africa". We may see many crocodiles, hippos and elephants. Namushasha River Lodge

Day 8: Bwabwata National Park

During a game drive in the morning in Bwabwata Game Park we should see many elephants and hippos. The region around the Kwando River is considered to be the area with the highest concentration of elephants in southern Africa. Namushasha River Lodge

Day 9: After Kasane / Botswana

The tour continues to Kasane in Botswana. The city is located in the country square Namibia, Zambia, Zimbabwe and Botswana. After a short boat ride we reach the lodge on an island in the Chobe River. In the afternoon we take a boat trip. Zovu Elephant Lodge

Day 10: Chobe River / Botswana

Today we observe the animals from the back of a boat. It's definitely worth it, because we are sure to spot many elephants, crocodiles, hippos and buffalo, but also see interesting waterfowl. The buffalo is usually only seen early in the morning or in the late afternoon, when they leave the bush and want to quench their thirst at the river. Zovu Elephant Lodge

River North namibiaDay 11: Victoria Falls

We continue to Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe. The Ilala Lodge is located in the city and only minutes away from the world famous waterfalls. From the terrace you have a view of the mist and fog near the Victoria Falls. Ilala Lodge

Day 12: Victoria Falls

Today we visit the world famous waterfalls. We walk through the rainforest and enjoy various viewpoints a magnificent view of the falls. In the afternoon we could book a flight over the falls or a crocodile farm visit (optional). Ilala Lodge

Day 13: Departure

After a short ride to the airport, the tour guide and our Namibia / Botswana / Zimbabwe adventure comes to an end, unfortunately.

We look forward to your contact regarding prices and detailed information about the tours above. Contact Andrew via email: andrew@nit.com.na