Sunday december 2th
Approaching day by flight to Windhoek

Monday december 3th
Arrival in Windhoek. Meeting at the airport or later in front of the Christian Church in Windheok (Robert Mugave Ave) with the runners travelling with different flights. Transfer by bus (about 320 km) to the Sossusvlei Lodge, dinner and accommodation in the assigned bungalows, relax.

Tuesday, December 4th
Wake up and Breakfast.
at 10.00 meeting for opening event
At 10.30 a.m. Technical checks and delivery of the bib number by the conference hall.
At 12.30 p.m. lunch
At 6.15 p.m. (5.45 p.m. for the walkers) first leg start, 15 km at sunset, finish line at the lodge.
Finish of the race at sunset. The less fast runners will close the leg with dark, so must carry a headlight.
Dinner in the Lodge and overnight stay

Wednesday, December 5th
Early wake up and breakfast.
At 6.00 a.m. short transfer of about 10 km to the start line of the 2nd leg
At 6.30 a.m. start of the leg - about 21 km in the Sesriem Canyon with finish line at the Lodge.
Lunch and afternooon at leisure.
At 7,00 p.m. General meeting by the conference hall, technical briefing of the 3rd leg and slide show with pictures of the first two legs.
Dinner in the Lodge and overnight stay

Thursday December 6th
Early wake up and Breakfast
At 5.00 a.m. short transfer (about 3 km) to the start line of the 3rd leg: 42,195 km (marathon)
At 5,30 a.m. start of the leg.
Lunch in the Lodge and afternoon at leisure.
At 6.30 p.m. general meeting by the conference hall, technical briefing of the 4th leg and slide show with day pictures.
Dinner in the Lodge and overnight stay

Friday, December 7th
Early wake up and breakfast
At 5.00 a.m. 45 km transfer with the Lodge vehicles to the famous “dune 45” for the start of the 4th leg.
At 6,00 start of the fourth leg. About 26 km run, with finish line in the heart of  Sossusvlei big dunes.Award official ceremony and lunch
Transfer back to the Lodge, and afternoon at leisure.
At 6.00 p.m. meeting by the conference hall and slide show.
At 6.30 approx. p.m. short transfer by 4x4 in zone Sunset Cocktail
At 8.00 p.m. final “bush dinner” organized by the lodge

Saturday , December 8th
Wake up, breakfast and lunch at the Lodge.
At 2.00 p.m. transfer to Windhoek by bus, arrival in Windhoek at about 7.00 p.m., accommodation in hotel, dinner and night.

Sunday, December 9th
Wake up and breakfast.
Transfer to the airport for the flight departure.

Monday, December 10th
Arrival at your destination.


Program flight NOT included                             €  2.490,00

Program flight included from Rome/Milan           €  3.090,00
Airport tax from Milan                                      € 344,00*
Airport tax from Rome                                     € 358,00*
*to be confirmed            

Registration Fee to the Program                      € 90,00

Registration to the Race                                 €190,00
Including: official T Shirt, hat with veil, flag, memory medal and finisher t-shirt.

Nordic Walkers Registration                           € 190,00
Min. 8 participants                
Including: official T Shirt, hat with veil, flag, memory medal and finisher t-shirt.

SINGLE ROOM SUPPLEMENT (if available)         € 321,00

The participation fee INCLUDES:
- flight (journey to and from) from Italy to Windhoek (only in the program with flight)
- transfers from/to airport (only in the program with flight)
- 5 overnights stays in double bed bungalow with bathroom and a/c in the Sossuvlei Lodge
- Full board from dinner on dec 3rd through lunch on dec 8th including mineral water at main meals
- Opening cocktail and race presentation on Dec. 4th in the acacia shade
- dinner and overnight in Windhoek on Dec. 8th, stay in double room with breakfast
- all transfers by 4x4 vehicles
- touristic assistance for the whole trip
- participation in the race program or walkers’ program or companion program
- technical and medical assistance
- entry to the Park in the 3 days of the race
- Sunset cocktail on Friday 7th Dec
- final ‘Bush Gala Dinner’

The participation fee NOT includes:
- flight and airport taxes (for the program without flight)
- transfers from/to airport (for the program without flight)
- wine, beer, sparkling water during meals
- everything that in not mentioned in the previous heading ‘The participation fee INCLUDES’




An exclusive and refined structure, of superior category, placed in the Namib Naukluft Park, boasts of a first range services and permeated of magic African atmosphere. The Lodge staffs attends breakfast, lunch and dinner impeccably, and the menu is personalized to reach up all the food needs of the sportsmen, with pasta, rice, meat, vegetables, fruits and cakes at every meal. Also the final evening with outdoor dinner is to be taken care of by the Lodge staff.
The accommodation is in a sort of bungalow in a perfect desert/African style, clean and well attended, with 2 comfortable beds, shower, bathroom and a lovely veranda with dunes overview.
The main body with reception, bar, shopping centre, internal restaurant and external terrace, along with the swimming pool, makes of this place the ideal base camp of this event.
In the entire lodge area the "cell phone" is working properly.

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