Africa & the Middle East Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

Walvis Bay to Sossusvlei--drive or fly????

Jump to last reply

In February, we need to travel from Walvis Bay to Sossusvlei, where we will be staying nearby in a desert lodge. At the conclusion of our desert stay, we will need to transfer from Sossusvlei to Windhoek airport.

In each case, we have the choice of small plane or car and driver. Obviously, there is a significant difference of time required for a drive rather than flight. However, we wonder if the extra time of either or both drives would be worthwhile. Scenery? A look at the Namibian countryside Small villages or glimpses of Namibian life? This will be our only time in Namibian.

Or, would one or both flights be the better choice to get an overview of the countryside from the air?

Recommendations? Thanks

5 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

  • Announcement: Writers Needed for Morocco Guidebook
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Apr 11, 14 at 05:51 PM
View all Africa & the Middle East activity »
  1. 1 Memory cards for camera
  2. 2 Sabi Sands camps
  3. 3 Generic malarone now availbale in Canada
  4. 4 Safari and Beach Honeymoon in September
  5. 5 Morocco for 2 nights
  6. 6 Hotels in Nairobi
  7. 7 Who Plans and Packs for Your Bucket List Travel (Safari)
  8. 8 Maldives, Seychelles or Mauritius??
  9. 9 trip report, morocco
  10. 10 Trip Report Rwanda trip report
  11. 11 Tel Aviv beaches
  12. 12 Marrakech to Fes by bus
  13. 13 Trip Report MAGICAL, MEZMERIZING MOROCCO (Revised)
  14. 14 A Couple of Questions Regarding My Itinerary
  15. 15 Petra in August, Petra by Night?
  16. 16 israel and petra
  17. 17 Tentative Israel/Jordan Itinerary...help
  18. 18 Help with Kruger Park itinerary
  19. 19 Israel and Petra
  20. 20 Eilat - Petra and the Dead Sea
  21. 21 Self Drive SA, Botswana, Zimbabwe - help, 4x4 hire/border restrictions
  22. 22 Need Help Organizing our time in Cape Town - 3.5 days in June
  23. 23 HELP..visiting Oman and Qatar from Dubai
  24. 24 Trip Report 6 Days in the Danakil Depression - An Experience of a Life Time!
  25. 25 Have you been to East Africa ?Ethiopia?
View next 25 » Back to the top