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Namibia is one of the best self drive destinations in Africa mostly due to the fact that it offers excellent roads (gravel and paved) and an endless supply of spectacular destinations combined with a wide choice of overnight options, be it a campsite, guesthouse, boutique hotel or safari lodge! Explore Namibia on a self drive tour.
 
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Namibia is a wonderful self-drive destination with many attractions to visit while on safari. The roads are well maintained and the infrastructure is relatively developed to offer the intrepid traveler a wonderful African holiday. A self-drive tour in Namibia combines very well with a lodge- or camping safari in Botswana or South Africa.

There are many reasons why Namibia is such an attractive self drive holiday destination:

Easy
: there are hundreds of places to stay and driving distances are very reasonable
Accessibility
: great roads ensure you can see almost the whole of Namibia by road year round
Wide choice: of both destinations, accommodation options, car rental options
Safe: there is almost no crime in Namibia
Back-up Support and Service: all the reputable car rental companies offer breakdown assistance

Namibia's vast open spaces allow for relaxed driving while enjoying every moment of your self drive holiday. The scenery changes daily and the diversity of destinations are astounding! The national parks offer a wide variety of wildlife, scenic beauty and comfortable restcamps.
 
 
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Exploring southern Africa by 4x4 will open up a new adventure in being able to take the back roads and experience the continent in it's full colour. With 22 years of experience in criss-crossing the continent we are able to assist you with not only a rental, but remarks on current road conditions, places to stay, maps, advice of what to see and do and we able to offer you a 24 hour back up service.

We send adventurous travelers on expeditions across southern and east Africa. Destinations include Angola, Botswana, Burundi, DRC, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zimbabwe and Zambia.

 
 
Bushlore lets you experience the ultimate safari vacation in the comfort of a fully equipped 4X4 Safari vehicle. You have the choice of Land Rover Defender 4X4s or Toyota Hilux 4X4 campers to enjoy a self drive safari into some of Africa's most amazing game reserves and wilderness areas. Feel the freedom of an African safari on a campervan self drive safari.

Bushlore Vehicle Rental operates a fleet of 4x4 vehicles, campers and cars for self drive purposes. A self-drive safari is one of the best options to experience Africa on an economical, exciting way. It gives you the flexibility to explore Africa at your own pace.
 
 
Explore Southern Africa on a self drive 4x4 safari! Discover the best of Botswana, Namibia, Zimbabwe and Zambia in a fully equipped 4WD vehicle, allowing the freedom to visit off-the-beaten-track destinations and attractions.

Travel Adventures Botswana is conveniently based in Maun, the self drive capital of Botswana. This is the ideal starting point for a Botswana safari, be it the Kalahari, the Okavango Delta, Moremi Game Reserve, Chobe National Park or the Makgadikgadi. Vehicle drop-off and collection services are also available in Kasane, Gaborone, Windhoek, Victoria Falls, Harare and Livingstone.
 
 
 
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recommended camping equipment (if planning to camp along the way)
Roof tent
- mattress with duvet
- sheet and pillows
Hand wash basin
Table and table cloth
Chairs
Cooler boxes
Gas lamp (with spare mantles)
Rechargeable light
Candle holders
Washing line and pegs
Braai tongs
Cooking grill
Gas cooker
Gas bottles x 2
Cooking gloves
Frying pan
Saucepans
Kettle
Cutlery (knives, forks and spoons) Crockery (dinner plates, side plates and pudding bowls)
Glasses & coffee mugs
Large fork
Kitchen utensils
- bread knife, chopping knife
- serving spoons
- tin opener, bottle opener
- cheese grater
- scissors
- potato peeler
Washing bowls
- washing up brush
- dish cloths
- pan scrubbers
- tea towels
 
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recommended vehicle equipment (for 4x4 road trips)
High lift jack and bottle jack
Tool kit
Basic first aid kit
Two spare wheels
Awning
Spare tyres x 2 (+ repair kit)
Tow rope and/or winch
Wheel brace
Electric wheel pump
Water containers (2 x 20 ltr)
Diesel containers (Jerry cans)
Roofrack
Fridge/ freezer (40 litres)
220V inverter
Dual battery system
Drawer System for easy packing
Axe
Shovel/ spade
 
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Please note: the above recommended equipment is not exhaustive in any way. Please consult the camping and 4x4 vehicle specialists for advice. If you choose to rent a 4x4, most come with adequate equipment for your Namibia self drive safari into the bush. But keep this list handy to check if they've covered everything.
 
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