Day 1 – Windhoek
All guests will arrive and be transported to our lodge in the hills over Windhoek and enjoy our first meal together in beautiful surroundings.
Note: the easiest way to get to Windhoek is to fly to Johannesburg (South Africa)
Day 2 – Keetmanshoop
On day two, we take a drive to Keetmanshoop, and visit the Quiver Tree Forest, and hopefully also get a little bit of astrophotography in to photograph the Milky Way with the Quiver Trees.
The following morning we’ll visit the Devil’s Playground, before taking another steady drive over to the coast and the quaint town of Luderitz.
Days 3, 4 – Kolmanskop
From our base in the beautiful seaside town of Luderitz, we’ll make a number of trips spending some quality time in the abandoned diamond mine town of Kolmanskop.
We will also make an excursion to the exclusive Elizabeth Bay, to photograph the deserted houses and other buildings there.
Days 5 to 7 – Sossusvlei
From Luderitz we head to Sossusvlei where we stay inside the national park so that we can get access to Deadvlei at dawn to photograph the iconic Camel-Thorn Trees in silhouette again the red dunes.
We will also have a number of shoots of the surrounding sand dunes during our time in the beautiful Sossusvlei area.
Days 8, 9 – Walvis Bay
We break up our journey between south and north Namibia with two nights in a beautiful colonial lodge at Walvis Bay, where we’ll photograph the flamingoes and pelicans in the bay. We’ll arrange an optional safari drive into the dunes and over to the flamingo colony in Sandwich Harbour.
Days 10, – Palmwag
From our base in the beautiful lodge at Palmwag, we’ll visit a Himba settlement a number of times. The Himba are a nomadic people who let us into their settlements and share aspects of their culture, giving us ample chances to capture their unique way of life.
Days 11,12 Opuwo
Drive to the north to Himba home, desertic landscape, in the middle of nothing we will have the possibilities to enter inside 2 Himba village far from tourism.
Days 13, 14 – Ongava
From this point, we head into the Etosha National Park and change focus to the majestic wildlife within, including gemsbok, springbok, and hartebeest to ostrich, elephant, rhino, and lion.
Day 15 – Windhoek
After our final shoot in the Etosha National Park, we embark on our last drive back to Windhoek for one last night in our hilltop lodge to celebrate a successful tour together.