Dunes of Namibia

Namibia

With Zegrahm as your knowledgeable guide, this is one of the most immersive Namibia tours and safaris on which one can venture out. Experience the country’s tremendous diversity – uncovering the scenery, culture and wildlife throughout the otherworldly desert, rugged mountains, wildlife-popular watering holes, scenic Walvis Bay and more. Throughout your Namibia safari, we’ll travel both on land and by catamaran (complete with fresh oysters and local sparkling wine!), meeting Himba villagers – one of the last remaining nomadic tribes in Africa – tracking elephants in Damaraland and communing with black and white rhinos in Traverse Etosha National Park. Other memorable Namibia safari experiences include the chance to photograph the dunes of the Namib Desert and the amazing rock art of Twyfelfontein and searching for over 340 bird species.

Upcoming Namibia Expeditions

  • Ultimate Botswana

    Southern Africa's Diversity: Namibia, Botswana & Zambia

    February 14March 6, 2017

    Visit some of Africa’s most remote and diverse camps with expert naturalist Lex Hes, from the elephants of Damaraland and the Himba people of Namibia to the leopards of South Luangwa National Park and the lush Okavango Delta.

  • Namibia

    Ultimate Namibia

    July 24August 8, 2017

    From the zebras and rhinos of Etosha National Park, to the desert-adapted elephants of Damaraland, to a friendly Himba village, this comprehensive Namibia tour reveals the country’s treasured vistas, cultures, and wildlife. 

  • Southern Africa's Diversity

    Southern Africa's Diversity: Namibia, Botswana & Zambia

    February 14March 6, 2018

    Visit some of Africa’s most remote and diverse camps with expert naturalist Lex Hes, from the elephants of Damaraland and the Himba people of Namibia to the leopards of South Luangwa National Park and the lush Okavango Delta.

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More Options for Exploration

At Zegrahm we offer a unique line-up of expeditions each year. Please let us know if you'd like to be notified the next time we add a departure to this region and we will be sure you are the first to know.

Interested in a personalized adventure to this region? Visit our Private Travel page to read about the unique journeys our Private Travel team can create, then request a customized itinerary of your own.