Activities and Day Trips Activities and Day Trips

Activities and day trips

If you're into the great outdoors Namibia has a lot to offer. On these pages you will find numerous outdoor activities and adventure safaris some of them require a good deal of physical exertion while others are more relaxing. If you're looking for an adrenaline rush, five day hike, day trip, or a balloon ride over the dunes at Sossusvlei this is the place for you. There is some overlap between the activities listed here and our Namibia Safaris page - so have a look there for a few additional ideas.

Below is a full list sorted by activity, this list is not exhaustive so email us if there's something you don't see but want to do. Click on an activity name for more details on that activity.

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Bird Watching Day Trips

Bird Watching Day Trips

Full & half day trips from Swakopmund to various birding hotspots in the Namib Desert

Cape Cross Tour

Cape Cross Tour

A half day tour (with morning and afternoon departures) to the seal colony at Cape Cross

Cape Cross & Messum Crater Tour

Cape Cross & Messum Crater Tour

Visit the seal colony at Cape Cross and the Messum Crater

Boat Fishing

Boat Fishing

Spend the day fishing off the Namibian coast

Deep Sea Fishing

Deep Sea Fishing

A day spent up to 25km of the coast in search of game fish

Shore Fishing

Shore Fishing

A day on the beaches of the Skeleton Coast

Eagle Eye Aviation

Eagle Eye Aviation

Situated in the beautiful town of Swakopmund, Eagle Eye Aviation offers the best in exclusive and luxury scenic flights across the Skeleton coast and the Namib Desert with sights like Kuiseb Canyon, Sossusvlei and Sandwich Harbour being some of the main a

 Eco Dune Tour - The Naturalist Collection

Eco Dune Tour - The Naturalist Collection

This half-day tour takes place along the eastern part of the major dune belt which lies between Walvis Bay and Swakopmund.

Rocky Desert Tour - The Naturalist Collection

Rocky Desert Tour - The Naturalist Collection

This tour takes you from the Dorob National Park into the northern reaches of the Naukluft Park past the Moon Valley, through the Swakop River Valley and the Welwitschia Plains east of Swakopmund.

Desert Night Walk - The Naturalist Collection

Desert Night Walk - The Naturalist Collection

We offer a night walk to the Namib’s gravel plains where you will be shown the desert-adapted nightlife concentrating on the various species of Gecko, Spiders, Gerbils and Scorpions.

Gray's Lark & Coastal Wetlands Tour

Gray's Lark & Coastal Wetlands Tour

This tour takes you north of Swakopmund to the quartzite gravel plains to search for the arid-adapted and cryptic Gray’s Lark

Half Day Moonvalley Welwitschia Drive

Half Day Moonvalley Welwitschia Drive

This tour is suitable for persons who wish to experience our coastal desert excursions but do not want to do any dune 4x4 driving.

Dolphin Cruise

Dolphin Cruise

A dolphin cruise around the Walvis Bay Lagoon

Historian Quad Bike Edu-Desert Tour

Historian Quad Bike Edu-Desert Tour

Excellent guiding and stunning scenery make this an experience not to be missed

Kayaking & Sandwich Harbour Combo

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

Marine & Dune Day Trip

A cruise on the lagoon followed by a thrilling drive to the natural harbour

Sea Kayaking

Sea Kayaking

Kayaking on the Walvis Bay Lagoon

Eco Marine Kayak Tours

Eco Marine Kayak Tours

We offer a magical kayaking experience with Cape Fur Seals on the beautiful lagoon and in the surrounding water of Walvis Bay, Namibia

Dune Lark, Kuiseb Dunes & Walvis Lagoon Tour

Dune Lark, Kuiseb Dunes & Walvis Lagoon Tour

Out of the 16 near-endemic birds of Namibia the Dune Lark is the only true endemic.

Catamaran Charters

Catamaran Charters

We hoist the sails of our four sailing catamarans whenever possible, switch off the engines and let our guests experience true sailing.

Half Day Sandwich Harbour 4x4 Excursion

Half Day Sandwich Harbour 4x4 Excursion

After a short break at the Walvis Bay Lagoon to see masses of flamingos, the drive initially takes us to the Kuiseb river delta, a dry riverbed where the odd springbok may still be seen.

Marine Dune Day - Sandwich Harbour 4x4

Marine Dune Day - Sandwich Harbour 4x4

The Marine Dune Day gives you the ultimate combination of a leisure cruise on the Atlantic Ocean and a 4x4 ride in the breath-taking Sandwich Harbour Area of the Namib Naukluft Park. The day starts with a Marine Sailing Cruise with o

Topnaar Cultural Excursion

Topnaar Cultural Excursion

This afternoon tour will provide an insight into the way of life of “Namibia’s forgotten people” – the Topnaar.

Kayak Combo

Kayak Combo

The day starts with a kayaking excursion in the calm waters surrounded by Cape Fur Seals at Pelican Point

Walvis Bay Wetlands Birding Tour

Walvis Bay Wetlands Birding Tour

ver 150,000 migrant birds spend the summer months in Walvis Bay and non-breeding palearctic and intra-African species dominate.

Shipwrecks and Diamond Camps

Shipwrecks and Diamond Camps

This three-day camping adventure will provide guests the experiences of driving through some of the most spectacular dune areas

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