Desert Express

Desert Express is travelling the following weekends till end of March 2020:

  • 14 February 2020
  • 20 March 2020
  • 24 April 2020

Rates Valid:

July 2019 to March 2020

NOTE – The service is CLOSED 1-31 January 2020 for maintenance

Windhoek – Swakopmund Return Rates:

Departs Windhoek on Fridays at 11h00am /
Returns to Windhoek on Sundays at 15h00
(see details below on the weekends the service will operate)

Internationals: ZAR 6 160.00 pp sharing / ZAR 7 700.00 pp single
SADC Citizens: - ZAR 5 544.00 pp sharing / ZAR 6 930.00 pp single
Namibian Citizens: - ZAR 4 004.00 pp sharing / ZAR 5 005.00 pp single

Windhoek – Swakopmund One Way Rates:

Departs Windhoek on Fridays at 11h00am /
Arrives Swakopmund on Saturdays at 10h00am
(see details below on the weekends the service will operate)

Internationals: - ZAR 4 400.00 pp sharing / ZAR 5 500.00 pp single
SADC Citizens: - ZAR 3 960.00 pp sharing / ZAR 4 950.00 pp single
Namibian Citizens: - ZAR 2 860.00 pp sharing / ZAR 3 570.00 pp single

Vehicle transport rates (1 Way):

Internationals: - ZAR 1 900.00
SADC Citizens: - ZAR 1 710.00
Namibian Citizens: - ZAR 1 235.00

Private GROUP charter rates (certain weekdays only):
Rates available on request
Max. 48 passengers


Weekend Trip | WINDHOEK- SWAKOPMUND WINDHOEK | Activity Times

DAY 1 Fridays

11:00
Check in at the Windhoek Railway Station. Visit the historical Railway Museum, cultural performance and
12:00
Welcome drinks at the station
13:00
Depart and guests served with light lunch
14:00
Game drive at Okapuka Ranch
16:10
Biltong & droe wors stop at Okahandja
19:00
Dinner on-board, Ala-carte menu Train overnight at a secure siding

DAY 2 Saturdays

07:00
Breakfast en route to Swakopmund
08:00
Dune excursion
10:00
Arrive at Swakopmund railway station & guests disembark
14:30
Check in at the Swakopmund Railway Station
15:00
Depart and guests served with late light lunch
18:00 Sundowner at Stingbank
20:00
Dinner: Braai or Poitjie at secure siding (open space)
21:00
Night entertainment & Ohungi around the fire
Train overnight at a secure siding

DAY 3 Sundays

07:00
Breakfast enroute to Okahandja
08:40
Visit Okahandja craft market
11:30
Cheetah feeding and buffet lunch at Okapuka
15:00
Arrive at Windhoek Railway station and guests disembark

Highlights of the Desert Express route

  • Windhoek
  • Swakopmund
  • Train Travel
  • Namib
  • Dunes
  • Barbeque
  • Game Drive
  • Cheetah Feeding
  • and lots more...

What to wear:
Casual to Semi Formal for Dinners


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