Cycle Namibia

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5 Based on 28 Reviews
  • duration 12 days
  • tour type Small group Request as private
  • age requirement 16-99 yrs
  • max group size 12
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-7772
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
  • Starts Windhoek, Namibia
  • Ends Windhoek, Namibia
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Cycle through the wilderness – vast plains, rocky outcrops and endless skies
  • Enjoy safari drives in Etosha National Park
  • Explore dunes on a modified fat bike
  • See a red table mountain in Waterberg National Park
  • Discover some of the highest dunes in the world
Start and end in Windhoek, the "Cycle Namibia" trip is a guided mountain biking tour that takes 12 days. You will travel through Swakopmund, Sesriem, Etosha National Park and 6 other destinations in Namibia. "Cycle Namibia" is a small group trip which includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

Namibia is a vast country with wide-open spaces and endless skies. Dunes gradually turn into granite hills, while rocky outcrops give way to vast plains where elephants, giraffes and lions roam. Travelling through the wilderness by bike is undoubtedly one of the best ways to experience the varied landscape of this desert nation and there is also the unique experience of cycling over dunes on a modified fat bike.

Discover the highlights and hidden secrets of the country on two wheels, watch the sun rise over some of the tallest dunes in the world and experience game drives in one of the best game reserves in southern Africa, Etosha National Park.
  • Day 1: Start Windhoek
  • Day 2: Transfer to Kupferberg Pass; introductory cycle past private farms and local wildlife
  • Day 3: Cycle along gravel trails towards Sesriem
  • Day 4: Climb Dune 45 and cycle back to Sesriem past giant dunes
  • Day 5: Morning cycle through Namib Naukluft Desert; transfer to Walvis Bay then on to Swakopmund
  • Day 6: Fat biking on dunes and free afternoon for optional activities
  • Day 7: Spitzkoppe ride
  • Day 8: Transfer to Etosha National Park for safari
  • Day 9: Safari in Etosha National Park
  • Day 10: Transfer from park; Otjiwa ride
  • Day 11: Cycle in Otjiwa and transfer to Waterberg Plateau for an optional walk
  • Day 12: Transfer to Windhoek Airport
  • All accommodation
  • All breakfasts, two lunches, five dinners
  • All transport and listed activities
  • Tour leader throughout
  • Local bike hire
  • Travel insurance
  • Single accommodation (available on request)
  • Visas or vaccinations
5 - Excellent
Based on 28 reviews
  • Anonymous
  • On Oct 31 2022
4 - Very Good
Cycle Namibia
Wonderful experience of the different landscapes in Namibia
  • From Australia
  • On Nov 02 2019
5 - Excellent
Cycle Namibia with Mabaruli African Safaris
The trip with Mabaruli African Safaris exceeded my expectations. It's a shame I could not book direct with the local company. Our guide (Stefan) was a wicked smart gentleman with a great sense of humour and in control of... Read more
  • Anonymous
  • On Oct 19 2019
4 - Very Good
Oct 19
The cycling was hard on gravel and sand roads in 35 degree heat with a head wind. If you are not experienced in off road this trip will feel more like a grade 4 . Saying that some of the riding was amazing. Riding on the fat boy... Read more
  • Anonymous
  • On May 17 2019
4 - Very Good
Namibia is fabulous
This is an amazing way of discovering Namibia whilst getting some good cycling in under blue skies. The scenery changed constantly, wildlife was abundant and the geological features were astounding. This was not a serious cycling... Read more
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No additional cancellation fees apply for this Cycle Namibia tour. You can cancel the tour up to 93 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 92 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 22 September 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 22 September 2024, a deposit of 25% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 92 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Cycle Namibia tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.


For this Cycle Namibia tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

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