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Cape Yellowtail


Introduction: Cape yellowtails (Seriola lalandi) are a torpedo-shaped gamefish of great renown in southern African waters, known to follow pilchard migrations. They congregate mainly in large offshore shoals. Seriola is an old Italian name for this fish. Lalandi is derived from the naturalist Delalande.

Distribution: Throughout Namibian waters including Walvis Bay and Swakopmund, Henties Bay, Torra Bay and Terrace Bay.

Diet: Small fish and squid, mantis shrimps and crabs.

Colouration: Bright yellow tail, blue-green upperparts separated from the flanks by a broad yellow or bronze band. The belly is white and the fins yellow.

Breeding: Spawns near the coastline.

Max size: 150cm. Max weight: 58kg.

Catamaran Cruise

view the lagoon from the comfort of a catamaran

Dolphin Cruise

A dolphin cruise around the Walvis Bay Lagoon

Historian Quad Bike Edu-Desert Tour

Quad biking in the coastal dunes with a difference. These tours concentrate on the fauna, flora & people who inhabit the dune belt, excellent guiding and stunning scenery make this an experience not to be missed

Kayaking & Sandwich Harbour Combo

An eventful day trip combining kayaking on the lagoon with a 4x4 trip through the Namib Desert dunes ending in Sandwich Harbour

Marine & Dune Day Trip

A morning of cruising on the Walvis Bay lagoon is followed by the spectacular and thrilling drive to the natural harbour & splendid birdlife of Sandwich Harbour

Sea Kayaking

Kayaking on the Walvis Bay Lagoon

Namibia Safari