Hiking trails in Namibia
Namibia offers exceptional hiking possibilities. We provide a small overview of short and long hiking trails.
Absolute Erongo Walking Trail
1,5-day walking trail in the Erongo Mountains
The Absolute Erongo Hiking Trail is a one-and-a-half-day guided hike through the Erongo mountains in the heart of Namibia. You walk through surreal rock canyons and granite forests and immerse yourself in the authentic African landscape. You will spend the night first at Hohenstein Lodge and the second night at Etemba Wilderness Camp.
Etendeka Walking Trail
3-day guided hiking trail at the foot of the Grootberg Massif
A fantastic activity in the rugged north-western Namibia is the 3 day / 2 nights guided Etendeka Walking Trail. Get to know the pristine nature and fauna of the Etendeka Concession at the foot of the Grootberg Mountains and spend your nights under the fascinating Namibian sky.
Fish River Hiking Trail
Hiking in the world’s second largest Canyon
During the months of April to September the Fish River Lodge offers 2-5 day guided hikes in the Fish River. In the world’s second largest canyon the hiker awaits grand landscapes, breath-taking vistas, unforgettable sundowners, intensive game and bird viewing, fascinating insights into the geology of Namibia and much more.
Hiking in the Naukluft Mountains
The very diversified "Olive Trail" in the Naukluft Mountains is recommended for all hiking eager travelers not scared of heights. Breathtaking views, impressive scenery and a special kind of surprise at the end of the trail guarantee an unforgettable experience.
Orange River Canoe Tours
Canoe and rafting trips on the Orange River
Various canoe tours for active holidaymakers are organized on the picturesque Orange River, the border river between Namibia and South Africa. The offers range from an unguided half-day tour to an intensive seven-day package.
Tok Tokkie Trail
3 day hiking trail in the NamibRand Nature Reserve
Another jewel among Namibia’s walking trails is the 3 day/2 nights Tok Tokkie Trail. It is a guided trail that takes place in the stunning NamibRand Nature Reserve in the arguably most beautiful part of the Namib Desert.
Trans Kalahari Walk
1,5-day walking trail in the Kalahari
The Trans-Kalahari Walk is a one-and-a-half-day guided trail through the red dunes of the Kalahari. This light walk takes you through wonderful semi-desert landscapes enabling the wanderer to experience the African bush with all his senses. The first sleep-over is in the beautiful Kalahari Red Dunes Lodge followed by a night in the luxurious Dune Camp.
Hiking trail in the Naukluft Mountains
For visitors who love being active during their holiday in Namibia the “Waterkloof Trail” is highly recommendable. The 17-kilometer-long trail winds along small creeks of the Naukluft Mountains in the Namib Naukluft Park and leads through beautiful, varying landscapes. The trail offers various swimming possibilities in natural pools as well.