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Spitzkoppe Guided Tour from Swakopmund or Walvis Bay
"Your tour starts around 7:30am with pickup and briefing from your accommodation in Swakopmund or Walvis Bay. At 8am depart towards Henties Bay driving next to the Atlantic ocean where you'll stop to view a shipwreck. Around 8:30am you'll have a stop for a photo opportunity at a unique holiday resort. At 9am you'll arrive at Henties Bay for a quick tour and a bit of history on Henties Bay and off you go again to your main destina juicewaterbeer sparkling wine
From ZAR2,290.00
 
Sandwich Harbour Day Tour from Namibia
"Your day starts after collection from the Walvis Bay waterfront at 7:30. After a quick briefing you'll depart towards Sandwich Harbour. Along the way you'll stop at the Walvis Bay lagoon- a RAMSAR site which is home to 250 000 flamingos in the rainy seas sparkling wine local beer and fresh Namibian oysters. After lunch you'll head back to the waterfront and look for more wildlife on route.Conclude your tour back in Walvis Bay.""""Enjoy a fun filled ride into the Namibian desert with many interesting sights to see. Desert fauna and flora off road driving on the sand lunch that includes finger snacks
From ZAR1,500.00
 
Pelican Point Peninsula Tour
"We meet and greet you at the Walvis Bay waterfront. After a quick briefing we head over to our first attraction of the day. Walvis Bay lagoon a RAMSAR site that is considered one of the most important lagoons in Southern Africa plays host to hundreds flamingos pelicans and avocets we stop here for photos and information about this spectacular sight. Walvis Bay Salt refinery. We stop to explain the production that takes place here before we continue with the tour. We now start driving on deep loose sand so you will experience off road driving fun! Next we stop near a shipwreck and the remains of an old jetty for some awesome photos. As we approach the Lighthouse your guide will give you some historical facts about this landmark
From ZAR820.00

More Off The Beaten Path in Luanda

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The park around Memorial Agostinho Neto

There is a wide park around of Memorial Agostinho Neto in Luanda , the giant monument that looks like a rocket. That park is almost empty except for the monument of an elephant and another monument...
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My favorite room of Fortress of San Miguel

My favorite part of Fortress of San Miguel is the interior of the central building in the 1st court of the fortress. Unfortunately the guides did not inform us about it, nor did the lecturer onboad of...
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some great architecture in Luanda

This is just another good example for some great building in the City of Luanda that was restored after the civil war and it looks great nowadays. We passed by it in our tourbuses, but no further...
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remains of Angola's more glorious past

Such old, scenic houses in quite a bad condition are to be found quite often in Luanda unfortunately. Some of them are nowadays most probably mainly a subject of speculations like this scenic building...
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Skyscaper Slums in Luanda

Finding an afforable appartment in the centre of Luanda seems to be almost impossible and one of my guidebooks even writes that Luanda is the most expensive place on earth to live for foreigners, who...
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The General Commando of the National Police

I saw this building in some distance from the Igreja de nossa Senhora dos remedios in Luanda and did not have enough time to get any closer. It looked like a covered markethall and it has some...
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Where old ships rust slowly

Again, Luanda harbour - this baby is a Russian trawler which was scuppered by the South African navy during the civil war. In the next few months, it will be removed to make way for more reclaimed...
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The busiest port in Africa?

Luanda harbour and particularly SONILS (Sonagol Integrated Logistics Services) is very very busy place - I heard that when a ship turns up, it has to wait 10 days until a berth is available....
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Mirador da Lua

A point of interest on that all important road trip to the beaches south of Luanda. This is probably about 35 kilometers south of Luanda on the main highway along the beach.Don't drive by too fast or...
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Bridge over the Rio Kwanza

On the road to the beaches at Cabo Ledo and Praia Sangano, this suspension bridge is a toll bridge, which was only recently constructed. It is a major point of interest, and a point of pride for...
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Cabo Ledo - Pristine, Deserted Beach

Drive 75 km down the coast, south past Luanda Sul and Benfica, past the Kwanza river and onward toward an unspoiled, clean, and beautiful beach area. A little hard to find, but watch your odometer and...
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Boabab or Imbondeiro Tree

These trees are found in every direction as you leave Luanda. The scientific name for them is "adansonia digitata". The common name for them across Africa is Boabab, but in Angola, they are more...
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Barra do Dande

This is a sleepy village with a nearby beach, with scenic views. Great place to go on the weekend to get away from the city. No improvements at the beach, so you have to brinig everything you need...
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Luanda is "off the beaten path."

If you find yourself in Luanda, I would say that you have already gone "off the beaten path." Sure, you're going to find the typical African tourist attractions like the shanty towns built in and...
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