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Dinosaur Tracks Road

Sukses - Kalkfeld

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Landscape Landscape
Benefit-stress ratio Benefit-stress ratio
Security Security
Wildlife Wildlife
Comfort Comfort
Road conditions Road conditions
Historical sites Historical sites
Urban life Urban life
Dinosaur Tracks Road ACTIVATE MAP Stages1 km73 h/stage1.1

Best months to drive

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Road Trip Costs

How much does it cost to go on a Dinosaur Tracks Road in Namibia?

Economy
Low budget options by car rental, accommodation and catering. In- and Out-bound travel expenses are not included.
rent & more 54EUR drive & more 13EUR sleep & more 55EUR eat & more 48EUR Total (est. for 2 prs.) 116EUR Total (est. for 2 prs.) incl. rented car 170EUR
Standard
Mid budget options by car rental, accommodation and catering. In- and Out-bound travel expenses are not included.
rent & more 81EUR drive & more 13EUR sleep & more 110EUR eat & more 72EUR Total (est. for 2 prs.) 195EUR Total (est. for 2 prs.) incl. rented car 276EUR
Premium
High budget options by car rental, accommodation and catering. In- and Out-bound travel expenses are not included.
rent & more 144EUR drive & more 13EUR sleep & more 187EUR eat & more 96EUR Total (est. for 2 prs.) 296EUR Total (est. for 2 prs.) incl. rented car 440EUR
Camper
On the road in RV, overnight at camp grounds with self-catering. In- and Out-bound travel expenses are not included.
rent & more 225EUR drive & more 25EUR sleep & more 55EUR eat & more 48EUR Total (est. for 2 prs.) 128EUR Total (est. for 2 prs.) incl. rented car 353EUR
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Dinosaur Tracks Road Itinerary

Take a journey through time with Dinosaur Tracks Road! This 73 km road trip starts in the city of Sukses in Namibia and ends in the city of Kalkfeld. It is recommended to take one day to complete the journey, and the best time of year to drive is during the dry season. Be aware of the poor road conditions, but rest assured that the drive is suitable for all levels of drivers. Enjoy the scenery and take in the history of the area, all while managing a low budget.
number of days 1 number of days
route length 73 km route length
budget low budget
good for tourist good for
traffic direction on the left traffic direction
accident level moderate accident level

START Sukses

Distance 73 km Driving time 1.1 h Pace: fast 21.9 kWh
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Sukses in Namibia is the ideal starting point for an exciting road trip along the famous 'Dinosaur Tracks Road'. Located in the Kunene Region of Namibia, Sukses is the perfect place to start your journey and explore the unique scenery and wildlife that the region has to offer. The closest international airport to Sukses is Eros Airport (ERS), located approximately 120 km from Sukses. From the airport, you can rent a car and begin your road trip. Once you have left Eros Airport, you can head to Sukses and visit the nearby attractions including the Omatako Mountains and the Marienfluss Valley. The Omatako Mountains are a stunning sight, featuring an array of colours and textures. The Marienfluss Valley is home to a plethora of wildlife and is the perfect place for a spot of bird-watching. Sukses is also a great place to explore the local culture. The town is home to a number of traditional Himba villages where you can learn more about the local culture and customs. Once you have explored the local area, you can begin your road trip along the 'Dinosaur Tracks Road'. This road trip will take you through some of the most unique and stunning scenery in Namibia, including the Kaokoveld Mountains and the Namib Desert. So, if you are looking for the perfect starting point for a road trip, then Sukses in Namibia is the ideal place to begin your journey. With its stunning scenery, wildlife and culture, Sukses is sure to make for an unforgettable trip.

1 Sukses - Kalkfeld

Distance 73 km Driving time 1.1 h Pace: fast 21.9 kWh View map Itinerary
4WD recommended EV charging station stretches of gravel road scenic road
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Embark on an exciting road trip from Sukses, Namibia to Kalkfeld! This 73 km drive is sure to be a memorable one, with a driving time of less than two hours. Along the way, you will be treated to some of the most beautiful landscapes Namibia has to offer. We recommend that you take a 4WD car for this journey, as it will make the drive much smoother. Once you leave Sukses, you will be presented with some of the most stunning views of the Namibian savanna. Be sure to keep an eye out for the local wildlife, as you may spot some of the most majestic creatures in the wild. As you approach Kalkfeld, you will be able to take in some of the most picturesque views of the local landscape. To make the most of your road trip, be sure to take in the sights, sounds, and smells of the Namibian savanna. You will find plenty of opportunities to take some amazing photos along the way, so make sure to have your camera ready! For more information about attractions, accommodation options, recommended restaurants, and campsites along the route, be sure to check the “Itinerary” of this stage. We hope you have an amazing time on this road trip from Sukses to Kalkfeld!

  Kalkfeld

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Kalkfeld is the end point of the popular road trip known as the "Dinosaur Tracks Road". This small town in the Otjozondjupa Region of Namibia is the perfect ending spot for the adventurous journey that starts in Otjiwarongo and takes travelers through some of the most spectacular landscapes in the country. The town itself is home to a number of interesting attractions, including the Kalkfeld Natural History Museum and the Kalkfeld Heritage Monument. Travelers can also explore the ruins of ancient Kaokoveld villages and enjoy the scenic view of the surrounding mountains. For those looking to relax after the long journey, Kalkfeld has a number of excellent restaurants and cafes, as well as a variety of accommodation options. There is also plenty of shopping and entertainment to be found in the town, making it a great place to spend a few days. Kalkfeld is easily accessible by car. The closest international airport is in Windhoek (WDH), which is about a 4-hour drive away. So, if you’re looking for a unique road trip experience, be sure to check out the "Dinosaur Tracks Road" and end your journey in the charming town of Kalkfeld.

Dinosaur Tracks Road at a glance

Facts for safer driving in Namibia

drink drive limit drink drive limit 0.5
max speed urban max speed urban 60 km/h
max speed rural max speed rural 120 km/h
max speed highway max speed highway 120 km/h
headlights at daytime headlights at daytime on
fire extinguisher fire extinguisher no
tolls tolls no
seat belts seat belts yes

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