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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 Local Customs in Swakopmund

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Segregation

One thing we realised everywhere in Swakopmund is the deep divide between whites and blacks. Segregation is common everywhere. It's not so much the case that blacks are forced to live somewhere else...
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HAVE A BRAAI

There is nothing better than getting some really good red meat, building a real wood fire and cooking over hot coals outside with your friends. Through a couple of cold beers into the mix and you have...
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ELECTRICITY IN NAMIBIA

Electricity in Namibia is 220 Volts, alternating at 50 cycles per second. They use the round, South African pins. So if you are from Western Europe, you need an adapter. If you are from North America,...
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German architecture

Walking around SWK you can find beautiful examples of german colonnial architecture, some really impressive as the one in the photo.
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Corner of Dr Schwietering / Dolphin Drive
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Top Things to Do in Swakopmund

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Hohenzollernhaus

Art nouveau architecture at its best: the Hohenzollernhaus in central Swakopmund looks completely out of place, but it's one of the town's highlights. Built in 1906, the house started as a hotel, but...
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Top 5 Swakopmund Writers

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DAO

"BEST BEACH RESORT IN NAMIBIA"
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MikeAtSea

"Germany in the Desert"
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Myndo

"Swakopmund - city at the misty coast of Namibia"
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CatherineReichardt

""And the weather forecast for today is 14 and 22""
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SirRichard

"A german spot in an african desert"
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