Adventurous couples who dare to be different will find almost otherworldly landscapes and remarkable wildlife waiting for them in the far-flung honeymoon destination of Namibia.
There’s truly no other honeymoon destination like Namibia; they say the vast landscapes of the Namib Desert evoke the feeling of ‘intergalactic travel, without getting into a rocket’; it is truly remarkable to witness. Your honeymoon to Namibia will be filled with exclusive game drives that reveal desert-adapted elephants, elusive cheetahs and more, while your evenings can be spent clinking glasses as you watch the mesmerising African sunset cast colours into the sky.
Free-spirited couples seeking new experiences will love discovering everything Namibia has to offer as a honeymoon destination. Complement your African safari drives with visits to the Dali-esque Dead Vlei valley of jet-black sunburnt trees, meet the Himba tribes who have adapted to the sunlight by covering their skin and hair in red ochre, and enjoy thrilling 4x4 drives through the soaring sand dunes when you fancy a change from relaxing by your luxurious camp’s dazzling pool.
Check out some of our top honeymoon-in-namibia honeymoon itineraries below, we have something to suit everyone; from overwater villas through to secluded beach bungalows and twin trips to destinations like Sri Lanka!
Namibia offers a completely different safari experience from every other African nation. If you dream of a unique honeymoon destination that’s promises unforgettable memories and enchanting landscapes that will truly move you; then you and your partner will love Namibia’s exclusive African safaris, otherworldly views and elusive wildlife.
Between December and March, Namibia experiences humid weather which can lead to localised thunderstorms. For the best game views, it is best to visit in the dry season, from June to October
Combine Namibia with Mozambique for a luxury beach escape on your Namibia safari honeymoon and experience exclusive island escapes and romantic accommodation.
Situated in the northwest of Namibia, you’ll be dazzled by the spectacular wildlife that you can discover in the lush savannahs of the Etosha National Park.
Venture to Etosha for a safari adventure that will see you gazing upon some of the world’s rarest and most fascinating animals. Namibia is home to one of the world’s largest cheetah populations, and where better to see them than on a safari in the stunning Etosha National Park? You’re also likely to see elephants, giraffes, lions and even rhinos.
Namibia is famous for its sweeping landscape that features magnificent burnt orange and deep red sand dunes.
Put your stamina to the test and conquer the Everest of Namibia. Imagine the thrill of climbing the country’s most famous dune and feeling the cool breeze of the early morning desert. It doesn’t get much more blissful than this. It may not be the tallest of the impressive sand dunes, but Dune 45 is the most popular due to its stunning beauty and deep orange hues, both of which make it the most photographed dune in all of Namibia.
For a true taste of Namibia and a deeper insight into Namibian culture, why not visit the indigenous Himba tribes that inhabit the northern regions?
With an estimated population of 50,000 people, there is a wealth of culture for you to learn about on these wondrous lands. Visit the remote Kunene Region and see the famed braids of the Himba women, which they veneer in clay and vibrant red ochre. Hidden away from the rest of the world, these tribes have a unique way of life that any visitor to the country should see and understand better.
You’ll feel like you’ve stepped into a mirage or a Salvadore Dali painting when you gaze around and see the immaculate white clay and salt pan contrasted with the vibrant red sand dunes. Though it may feel like a dream, we promise it’s real life, and it’s thrilling!
See for yourself the natural wonders that exist in the world as you gaze on landscapes of bright and contrasting colours; cracked white salt and clay ground that sits distinctly at the bottom of the burnt orange and bright red sand dunes that tower overhead. Admire these unique and impressive landscapes while you’re on the Namibia holiday of your dreams.