Simply Sossusvlei Desert Camp Self Drive around Namibia - 3 Nights

Simply Sossusvlei Desert Camp Self Drive around Namibia - 3 Nights

From R8,609 p.p. Subject to price terms

Package Includes
  • Return airfare from JNB to WDH on Air Namibia, subject to V Class seats being available at time of booking
  • 4 Days group B Car
  • Unlimited mileage and max waivers (includes GPS unit hire and second driver surcharge)
  • 3 Nights accommodation at Desert Camp
  • Breakfast daily

Self-catering at its best! Desert Camp is situated just 5 km from the entrance gate to Sossusvlei and Sesriem Canyon in the Namib Nauklauft Park. Nestled under centuries old thorn trees, Desert Camp has an unsurpassed 360 degrees view over the desert landscape and surrounding mountains. An absolute must for the nature lover and photographer.

Validity Period
Until 31 October 2016
R8,609 p.p. Ex JNB (includes approximate taxes)
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Meals not specified
  • Visas & Travel Insurance
  • Gratuities

Package prices unless indicated on the offer are per person sharing, for the full duration of stay & include return flights & approximate taxes ex OR Tambo International Airport & accommodation. Package offers exclude meals & drinks not indicated, items of a personal nature, medical & travel insurance. Peak season surcharges & block out dates may apply. Prices are correct at the time of publishing, however are subject to change due to currency fluctuations, rate increases & availability. Supplier terms & conditions may apply. These offers may be withdrawn at any time without notice. Service fees apply. Errors & omissions excepted.


Since Namibia has one of the most uninviting and desolate coastlines in the world, it was neglected by European explorers like the Portuguese, who limited their activities to setting up navigational crosses along the desert shoreline. Today visitors have discovered the vast potential of a country rich in natural resources, with desert landscapes, sunshine, wildlife and a rugged, barren beauty.

It was only later, during the last half of the 19th century, that the race for colonies among the world powers began, and so ensued the German control that became Namibia's colonial reign of terror. The indigenous tribes tried vigorously to retain their independence, and in 1904 a major uprising by the Herero and Nama people resulted in massive genocidal retaliation by the colonialists, with an estimated 60 percent of the native population in the south being wiped out. Today the population consists of 11 main ethnic groups, and the towns still reflect the influence of German colonisation evident in the architecture, food and language, particularly in the capital city of Windhoek.

Namibia has a diversity of natural habitats: the rugged coastline and haunting beauty of the Skeleton Coast, the endless stretch of undulating ochre-coloured sand dunes at Sossusvlei, the impressive gorge of the Fish River Canyon winding through the arid landscape of the great plateau, and the vast salt pan of Etosha National Park, one of the world's greatest wildlife viewing destinations. These are the attractions that draw travellers to one of Africa's more intriguing destinations, the unspoilt wilderness of Namibia.

With a total population of just over two million, a holiday in Namibia is the opportunity of a lifetime to experience the beauty of a pristine natural environment teeming with wildlife.