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Kayaking and Sandwich Habour Guided Day Tour from Walvis Bay
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This area is best known for its sand dunes, which are often considered the highest in the world.
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“big daddy” (77 reviews)
“sand dunes” (53 reviews)
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Namib-Naukluft Park, Namibia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The dunes at Sossusvlei are simply spectacular. For the dramatic photos have to head out early or late when the sun is at a low angle. Climbing them is very fun. Earlier is better as the winds might pick up later in the day making...More

Thank paxa
Reviewed 1 week ago

A truly fascinating place with the most photogenic views you will ever see. Drive yourself to the first car park and the take the shuttle bus. The sand is very deep and unless you are very experienced do not try it yourself. many get stuck....More

1  Thank Barry T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is a need to walk through hot sand to get there but the view of an area of dead lake/forest is well worth the effort (best wear covered shoes).

Thank NZMDProf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was very hot, bring water with you, amazing scenery. It's like being in another world. Definitely walk up the dunes and out to deadvlei.

1  Thank Denise M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The drive in was amazing, a convoy of trucks all heading into the dunes by moonlight - a bit Mad Max. When we got to the 2 wheel drive car park everyone charged off towards Sossusvlei and Dead Vlei, but we almost got stuck in...More

Thank Mind your own b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What's there to say? This place is amazing. We went on one of the most awful days you could imagine. The wind was howling, the sand was drifting. Cars were getting stuck as they tried to drive up towards Deadvlei. Our guide got stuck briefly....More

Thank MarkfromtheIsland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a LONG drive in to the dunes from the gate to the park. The gate opens at 6:30am (pretty sure) and closes at 7pm. If you want to get to the dunes before they've been trampled all over, you probably have to stay...More

Thank Birdsocks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Sossusflei and Deadflei areas are regions of great natural beauty and every bend in the road brings a new photo op. Dune 7 (name comes from being 7Kms from entrance to National Park) is where every enthusiastic climber heads. It looks deceptively doable but...More

Thank Sanjiv V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stunning piece of world heritage although somewhat crowded. Get in as early as you can to enjoy the effects of sunrise on the massive dunes. For a quieter experience head to the vlei away from the popular route up Big Daddy. There are few other...More

1  Thank pedro00
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Probably the most iconic landscape in Namibia, which means that everyone who visits seems to come here, usually as first stop out of Windhoek. Now it’s a long drive from either Windhoek or Swakopmund, but not quite as bad as many people seem to suggest....More

2  Thank Mark C
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Shaka1
30 June 2017|
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Response from Miekejane08 | Reviewed this property |
I agree about Swakopmund. It's a must. The roads from Swakop to Sossos is at the moment very bad, but to get there, you have to travel on the dirt, so be very careful. Book ahead of time otherwise you will be in trouble... More
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garyjune56
13 May 2017|
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Response from RicotheGreat | Reviewed this property |
Hi, no.. If you enjoy the desert you will love it
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darrensunley
26 January 2017|
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Response from stefanmrw | Reviewed this property |
hello, well i wouldnt recommend to do it in one day from swakop, since you cant drive that fast on the gravel roads.. so I would at least calculate two or 3 days.. 2 for the driving and one in the dunes. good luck! and no... More
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