We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
More Info
US$52.00*
and up
Namib Desert Tour from Swakopmund
More Info
US$86.00*
and up
3-Hour Quad Biking and Sand-Boarding Combo from Swakopmund
More Info
US$168.78*
and up
Sandwich Harbour Self-Drive Adventure in the Namib Desert from Walvis Bay
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
This barren red-sand desert lies along the coast.
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sand dunes” (11 reviews)
“dead vlei” (6 reviews)
“walvis bay” (8 reviews)
LOCATION
Namibia
CONTACT
Website
Write a Review
Reviews (171)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

11 - 20 of 75 reviews

Reviewed 13 January 2017

Welcome to the Namib desert near Walvis Bay, Namibia. The Namib runs into the Atlantic Ocean, so our desert trip was beside the Atlantic Ocean. Unique and great trip. I suspect many guides can take you on this nature tour. We took our nature tour...More

1  Thank GalvestonJT
Reviewed 10 January 2017

This revue is specifically for my trip with Desert Magic Tours from Luderitz to Walvis Bay. It was fantastic...!. I learned some useful things about driving in sand,...put on a few kgs in weight,(thanks to the cooks),...made some lovely friends!. All of this while being...More

1  Thank Furbrain2015
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Sensational desert with landscapes out of this world. Drive through or climb a dune, photos to be taken everywhere.

Thank dunbro
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

You have to visit Namib desert for sure. So many different landscapes. The most impressive are the dunes that early in the morning have a great orange colour. The sand is so so thin like make up powder. Once in a lifetime experience

Thank Maria P
Reviewed 26 November 2016

I have seen many stunning photographs of 'Dooievlei' and the dunes, but nothing can compare to being here! It is breathtakingly beautiful... If you have children - it is a must visit - the biggest play pit they will ever have. My son was covered...More

Thank Gerhard B
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

We spent lots of time driving through Namibia. The Namib desert was our favorite part. There are stunning mesas and rocky landscapes that remind me if the American southwest. The sunset views were especially nice.

Thank dixiepeach
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The dunes...the color...the dead trees. Deadvlei is a must. It was an old oasis the dried up a thousand years ago. The acacia trees that lined the water don't have enough moisture to degrade so they are still there...with their roots reached deep into the...More

1  Thank PhotogTraveler
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The Namib for me was a dream come true. I spent two weeks in Namibia and loved every minute and would go back tomorrow if I could. Everywhere is different in different lights. Amazing place

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 11 October 2016

once you enter the dunes after driving 40ks into the desert, you can stop on dune 45 first to get a look and then go further up the road is closed for all 2x2 vehicles. from there on, you can go right up to death...More

Thank stefanmrw
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

This is a Wonder of nature... it s one of the place we should experience in our life! U feel like u r on another planet... u can really see how Mother Nature is great.. u can loose yourself for a while and just enjoy...More

Thank feithvox11
Nearby
Nearby Attractions
Sossusvlei
1,022 reviews
10.39 miles away
Deadvlei
652 reviews
11.51 miles away
Big Daddy Dune
233 reviews
11.46 miles away
Namib Sky Balloon Safaris
161 reviews
18.43 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Namib Desert staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit