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Extension: Namibia’s Etosha National Park

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Program #19836RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Discover Namibia's greatest national park, Etosha, and the diversity of wildlife residents in this protected area. Learn about animal behavior and the unique adaptations that plants and animals have made in order to live in this arid region, and look at the conservation issues facing Namibia today. This extension program provides a fascinating contrast to the wildlife reserves visited during the main program "African Safari: a Close-up on Wildlife" (#13938).


Highlights

• Explore Etosha National Park, one of the world's best game viewing areas, home to hundreds of bird and animal species including the Big Five (lion, leopard, cape buffalo, elephant, rhino).
• Examine current conservation issues in Namibia and discover the unique desert adaptations of the local plants and animals.
• During game drives in the park, witness hundreds of colorful bird species that flock to Etosha in the summer.

Program Notes

This program may only be taken as an extension to program #13938, "African Safari: a Close-up on Wildlife." Please refer to the day-by-day itinerary if you plan on booking your own flights for correct arrival and departure dates.

Activity Notes

Bumpy and dusty game drives in open-air safari vehicle that requires stamina, flexibility and stability getting in and out.

Itinerary Summary

Overnight flight to Johannesburg (South Africa), 1 night; flight to Windhoek (Namibia), 1 night; coach to Etosha National Park, 3 nights; flight to Johannesburg for start of program #13938.

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5 nights of accommodations
13 meals: 4 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 5 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
6 Field trips
2 Flights during the program

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