Travelling through Namibia means that you are going to hit the road! However, these are usually not the roads that you are used to: Namibia’s road network is mostly made up of gravel roads.


Explore Namibia offers you a selection of the best 4×4 car rentals perfectly designed for Namibia’s gravel and tar roads roads and convenient for driving in the rainy season. Our standard 4×4 car rentals are suitable for those who do not need camping equipment but instead will reside at lodges and guesthouses only.


An SUV is the type of car that offers more luxury. Its modern interior, automatic gears and higher ground clearance, makes driving this kind of car is very comfortable and perfect for driving on the Namibian gravel roads.

Standard 4×4 off-road

The standard 4×4 off-road vehicles are technically customized to deal with the rough African roads. The standard equipment consists of a double fuel tank, two spare wheels, a spade, jack, spare parts, toolbox, danger triangle, towing rope, first aid kit and a pressure gauge.


Luxury 4×4 off-road

Additional to the standard equipment of the standard 4×4 off-road vehicle, these vehicles have a few extras: a compressor, snorkel and fridge are included in the standard rental. This type of 4×4 is designed for all African roads and suitable for off-road driving.

All vehicles are perfectly maintained and suitable for driving the gravel roads. Included in the standard car rental:

Unlimited mileage

Airport and hotel transfers

4x4 explanation and test drive

24-hours emergency service in case of a breakdown

Insurance with standard excess

Third party insurance

Road map of Namibia

Maps of Windhoek and Swakopmund

The best way to discover Namibia is to drive with your own 4×4 vehicle.