We offer Camping and Accommodated Safaris of between 5 and 15 Days to Namibia, Botswana and the Victoria Falls. Our camping tour packages offer affordable travel to all the best locations, while allowing you a more intimate bush experience. Sleep under clear, starry night skies and get closer to African wildlife in amazing locations. All camping equipment and tents are supplied. Sleeping bags can be rented. Tours leave weekly from Windhoek, Namibia.
We also offer private, tailor-made and self-drive safaris as well as car rental & transfers all over Namibia.
Southern Namibia, 7 DaysExplore the magical beauty of Namibia's stark south, including the Kalahari Desert, Fish River Canyon, Lüderitz, Kolmanskop and Sossusvlei.
Departures every Monday.
Price per person sharing from: N$18 450 (valid until 31 Oct 2022)
Price per person sharing from: N$19 750 (valid until 31 Oct 2023)
Min: 3pax | Max: 10pax
Departure Dates up to 31 Oct 2022: 15 Aug 2022 | 12 Sept 2022 | 10 Oct 2022/
Departure Dates up to 31 Oct 2023: 14 Nov 2022 | 12 Dec 2022 | 16 Jan 2023 | 13 Feb 2023 | 13 March 2023 | 10 April 2023 | 15 May 2023 | 12 June 2023 | 10 July 2023 | 14 Aug 2023 | 11 Sept 2023 | 16 Oct 2023
Northern Namibia, Damaraland, Coast & Sossusvlei, 10 DaysExperience Etosha National Park, the wild Kaokoland, ancient rock engravings, the Skeleton Coast and Sossusvlei.
Departures every second Friday.
Price per person sharing from: N$26 350 (valid until 31 Oct 2022)>
Price per person sharing from: N$28 280 (valid until 31 Oct 2023)
Min: 3pax | Max: 12pax
Departure Dates up to 31 Oct 2022: 5, 19 Aug 2022 9 | 23 Sept 2022 | 7, 21 Oct 2022
Departure Dates up to 31 Oct 2023: 11, 25 Nov 2022 | 9, 23 Dec 2022 | 13, 27 Jan 2023 | 10, 24 Feb 2023 | 10, 24 March 2023 | 07, 21 April 2023 | 12, 26 May 2023 | 09, 23 June 2023 | 14, 28 July 2023 | 11, 25 Aug 2023 | 08, 22 Sept 2023 | 13, 27 Oct 2023
Namibia Highlights Family Camping Safari, 14 DaysEspecially designed for families with children. Experience Etosha National Park, the wild Kaokoland, ancient rock engravings and the Skeleton Coast.
Departures Friday as below.
Adult per person sharing: N$34 200
Children (5-11 yrs) per child: N$17 100
Min: 3pax (2 adults + 1 child) | Max: 12pax
(Prices valid until 31 Oct 2023)
Departure Dates: 16 Sept 2022 | 14 Oct 2022 | 18 Nov 2022 | 09 Dec 2022 | 13 Jan 2023 | 10 Feb 2023 | 10 March 2023 | 14 April 2023 | 12 May 2023 | 09 Jun 2023 | 14 July 2023 | 11 Aug 2023 | 15 Sept 2023 | 13 Oct 2023
If you want your own private safari we will be happy to provide you with your personal choice of African experience. Please provide us with the itinerary of your choice when making your booking.
Included in camping safaris
The following is included in our safaris: Transport, food, camping equipment (except sleeping bag), park entrance fees, and the service of a trained guide and an assistant.
Group size and transport
For Camping tours, the maximum group size is 8 people in each vehicle, plus guide and assistant, with a minimum number of 4. Transport will be in our customised safari vehicles.
Most of the safaris are based on assisted camping. Participation is limited to helping with tents only. The tents are spacious and equipped with windows on three sides and mosquito netting on all windows and door. Comfortable foam mattresses are provided. Sleeping bags are available for hire, unless you prefer to bring your own.
Your guide and assistant will prepare all meals; usually a continental breakfast, a picnic lunch and a dinner cooked over an open fire.
Items to bring
Soft type duffel bag for luggage or suitcases. Just talk to your consultant; Good quality pair of sunglasses;Good quality water bottle; Comfortable T-shirts and two long-sleeved shirts; Shorts/skirts/trousers/slacks; Tracksuit; Comfortable walking shoes and good quality socks; Swimming costume; Sweater/anorak/parka for cold evenings; Binoculars, camera & film; Personal toiletries; A good flash light/torch; Visas (if req.), passport, money etc. It is recommended to take US$ in small notes. The guide will recommend how much to exchange along the route. International credit cards are accepted in most towns.; Light raincoat for summer rains (Nov-April); Basic medical aid kit to include: Malaria prophylactics, Anti-histamine cream, Aspirins, Elastoplast, Antiseptic cream or powder, Moisturising/suntan lotion, Insect repellent.
Due to the fact that Blue Crane operates mobile safaris, it is imperative to control the weight and type of luggage transported. For standard camping tours we prefer soft bags but you can bring more luggage. Luggage, excluding hand luggage (camera bag etc.) not to exceed 20 kilograms.
Blue Crane Safaris is a fully insured company, registered with the Namibian Tourism Board and has passenger liability insurance.
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