Kayak & Sandwich Harbour Combo
Walvis Bay / Swakopmund | Namibia
You will be transported from Walvis Bay to Pelican Point at 07h45. Your morning is spent kayaking amongst the Cape fur seals. These loveable but rather smelly creatures often approach playfully jumping out of the water or attempting to nibble your paddle. Dolphins also enjoy company and from July to November whales enter these waters. (more about Kayaking in Walvis Bay)
Sandwich Harbour Excursion:
At 11h30 a 4x4 and guide will transport you to Sandwich Harbour, where the desert meets the ocean. Experience the exciting Walvis Bay Lagoon area, saltpans and the Kuiseb River Delta on your way to the haunting landscape and beauty of Sandwich Harbour. This is an ideal expedition for serious birders as well, the vegetation around the lagoon hosts the famous endemic dune lark and various raptor species. Expect to spot up to 50 different species of birds on a good day. Return to Walvis Bay by 16h30. Lunch, drinks and permits are included in your trip.
- all equipment for kayaking, guides, vehicle, tea/coffee, lunch & entrance fees
A hot air balloon ride over the Namib Desert
Full & half day trips from Swakopmund to various birding hotspots in the Namib Desert
A half day tour (with morning and afternoon departures) to the seal colony at Cape Cross
Visits the seal colony at Cape Cross and the Messum Crater which is best known for it's desert adapted plants such as the Welwitschia Mirabilis
Everything from sharks to pilchards
A half day tour into the Namib Desert
A day trip from Swakopmund into the Namib Desert
Explore the Namib Desert at night on foot - a great way to learn about the nocturnal creatures which inhabit this part of Namibia.
2 hour guided trip into the dune belt near Swakopmund (50km) - you enter an area where you cannot get to by car or foot. No experience necessary...
Skitter down the slip faces of a tall star dune near Swakopmund at 80km/h on a lie-down board, or enjoy the style and grace of a stand-up board. No experience necessary.
A day trip from Swakopmund down the Skeleton Coast to Sandwich Harbour
Leave the safety of the aircraft and join a tandem skydive. No experience required!
Full day tour to the Spitzkoppe Mountains - you will meet the Damara people and be introduced to the Bushman rock art of the area.
This tour is an exploration into the past, present & future of the town of Swakopmund