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3-Hour Quad Biking and Sand-Boarding Combo from Swakopmund
"Quad biking is all about experiencing the sheer thrill of riding a bike through the Namib Desert’s boundless shifting sand dunes and sandboarding is just fun. Depending on the time you would like to go a local guide will make sure to pick everyone then give everyone a safety briefing as well as your very own safety gear. The guide will then lead you towards the dune belt and he will tell you about the famous plants in the Namib Desert few stops on the way are made.After being on top of the Devils Dip for a while we ride the berms spirals and slope as you cruise towards the table top for one hour once you reach the top you will the do the sandboarding for another hour and enjoy the best feeling going down the dune especially you’re an adrenaline junky. Quad tour on top of the dune"""A great experience one can encounter while exhilarating the beautiful surroundings of Namibia’s dunes. This is the most popular tours were you will ride for your life on the dunes for an hour and explore the different plants and animals in the Namib Desert
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Namib Desert 4x4 Tour from Swakopmund
"This adventurous tour starts from your hotel or guesthouse in the town of Swakopmund. After your pickup travel out into the surrounding Namib Desert to see how life in all its forms survives in this barren and unforgiving yet beautiful landscape.Hop into your 4x4 vehicle and allow your guide to whisk you off into the wilderness to discover all manner of plant and animal life. Your guide is experienced in tracking and locating the many different species of sand-dwelling creature as you travel out through the dunes a myriad of different animals and insects abound. As you travel look out for sidewinders (venomous snakes)
From ZAR885.00
 
Quad Bike Tour of the Namib Desert
"After a safety briefing and practice session depart from Walvis Bay on a powerful quad bike into the Namib Desert with your guide. Accelerate over sand dunes and meander around the desert canyons that punctuate the barren landscape just outside Swakopmund. The starkness of the plains repres and your quad bike lends itself to 360-degree views of the surroundings that stretch around you.Look out for fossils of animal footprints preserved from a time when the Kuiseb Delta flowed through the now-parched plains and check out some of the desert vegetation and plants that have adapted to survive the extreme desert conditions. Wildlife such as lizards geckos scorpions and snakes are often seen
From ZAR1,020.00

Getting around namibia Tips (4)

Traveling

Traveling in Namibia is very interesting and not dangerous. When you are going arround with a camera hanging visible on your body, you are the "tourist", who will be a target for beggars, and in towns as Lüderitz, Swakopmund, Windhoek and others, there are a lot of them.

Namibia is not the distination for diving and snorkeling, the sea is of a bad visibility because of the Benguela current fromm the south.

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PETEREI
Jan 10, 2010

luke warm hot springs to wash of a long sandy day.

There is nothing compared2camping nearby a hot spring after a long and dusty day in and around the Jeep (or 4X4 which offers better value for money..).
Really... take your Namibian beer from the coolbox and relax in the luke warm water of the dessert springs. You will wish you never had to move on again...
Well... ;-)

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gyanacita
Feb 17, 2007

Drive to Sandwich Harbour with Turnstone Tours

From Sawkopmund, through the lagoon at Walvis Bay (Flamingos and Pelicans close to the front), across the Kuiseb delta, and then between the Atlantic and the Namib dunes. This was a drive that had everything - stunning landscapes, exotic birds, and white-knuckle dunes driving (plus expert guide and tasty lunch).
One of the highlights of our trip to Namibia.

peterscot
Nov 16, 2003

Desert!

The road to Lüderitz on the Atlantic coast runs for about 110 km through the White Namib - sand as far as your eyes can see. The white dunes have the funny habit of 'walking' right onto the road... So watch out!

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Jun 02, 2003
 
 
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"Beautiful Extreme World"
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"SAND, SUN AND SKYDIVING !!!!!"
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German Heritage

The Prinzessin Rupprecht Hotel of nowadays was built in 1901 - 1902 as a military Hospital and named after Marie Gabrielle, the wife of Prince Rupprecht von Bayern, who was the last Bavarian...
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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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Desert and dunes

The Sossuvlei/Deadvlei area is one of the few accessible parts of the Namib Naukluft National Park. It is a great place to experience the Namib desert and to hike on dunes. After entering the park and...
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Desert Explorers Adventure Centre

Want to have an outdoor adventure? This place is really a ‘One Stop Shop’ for outdoor activities in the area. I simply walked in and said I wanted to skydive. 2 hours later I was jumping out of a...
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Etosha National Park

The hook-lipped rhinoceros is getting rarer and rarer, but if you are lucky, you can see some in the Etosha NP. We were - and saw two males settling a dispute concerning who can drink where at the...
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Swakopmund Museum

The quite good Swakopmund Museum has some reconstruction of colonoal interiors and a lot about tranportation and exhibits about Namibias history and ethnologie. Open daily from 10 am to 1 pm and 2 pm...
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