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Dolphin and Seal Catamaran Cruise from Walvis Bay

Spend 3.5 hours on this scenic catamaran sightseeing cruise from Walvis Bay, where spotting seals, pelicans, dolphins and other marine life is practically guaranteed. Float alongside friendly dolphins on this epic day cruise and check out Cape fur seals that congregate along the shores of Walvis Bay. Get an up close look at local oyster beds where these gems of the sea are cultivated and harvested. Between July and August, the peak of whale season, travelers may even catch a glimpse of these giants of the sea. Tuck into a light snack as you cruise along the bay, and sample some of the famous oysters farmed right in the waters of Walvis. Top off the trip with a toast of bubbly while savoring a glass of sparkling wine.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Duration: 3 hours
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Walvis Bay Pelican Point 4x4 tour (Half Day Trip)

This tour is a nice getaway from the hustle and bustle of the city. We take a leisurely drive from Walvis Bay up to the Salt Works, watching Flamingoes, Egrets and other birdlife in the estuaries along the way. At the Walvis Bay Salt Holdings we drive up a sand dune where there is a stunning view from the top of the Salt Holdings. We stop here for some photos. From there we do a bit of sand driving up to Pelican Point through the pans, where we see more birds, up to the beach, also known as Paaltjies.From Paaltjies we do some sand driving to the peninsula, where the Lighthouse is situated. There is a bit to see here, including the Seal colony, a small shipwreck, and a very nice bay. We spend enough time here for photographs, too.The pace of the tour is very relaxed, with plenty of time to view the local wildlife.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
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Swakopmund Tour (Half Day Trip)

This is a fully private tour! We leave Walvis Bay and travel to Swakopmund on the desert Road, stopping at Dune 7. We then continue driving the very scenic back road to Swakopmund, where we stop at historic buildings dating from before the first world war, when Swakopmund was under German rule. Swakopmund is a must for anyone interested in turn of the century German architecture, as these buildings have been very well preserved. In Swakopmund you will have enough time to walk around and enjoy the relaxed atmosphere. We also offer a light break at Cafe Anton in Swakopmund.We take the coastal road back to Walvis Bay, and tell you a little about the history of all the landmarks along the way. Finally we take a short drive through Kuisebmond for cultural interest.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Sandwich Harbour Tour - Pelgrim Tours

Sandwich Harbour is a lagoon on the Atlanic coast of Namibia, south from Walvis Bay, within the Namib-Naukluft National Park.Formaly a commerial port based around whaling and small scale fishing,it declined as the harbour silted up, and is now best known for its birdlife, which can be as many as 250 000 .Although called Sandwich Harbour, it was never a harbour or even a port, it is a shallow lagoon lying about 80km south of Walvis Bay.​THE TOUR:Experience the adventure and beauty of exploring the Namib desert with your guide. There are many interesting sights to see, including desert fauna and flora, and giant sand dunes that run straight into the ocean. HIGHLIGHTS:*Get off the beaten track in our 4x4*Get up-close to wildlife*Kuiseb River Delta*Walvis Bay Salt Refinery*Dune Belt driving*Bird viewing*Massive dunes meet the Atlantic ocean
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Welwitschia and Moon Landscape Tour (Half Day Trip)

This tour shows amazing vistas of the Namib desert on our tour to the Welwitchia. We stop frequently for photos and to share a little information about the desert.We cross the Swakop river canyon, and the drive in is really beautiful. You have a very good chance of seeing wildlife on this tourThe Welwitchia plant is a bit of a curiosity that also forms the highlight of out tour.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Sail daily from the Walvis Bay Waterfront in search of the Namibian Marine Big 5

We depart at between 08h45 and 09h00 (check-in 08h30) every morning from our Jetty at the Walvis Bay Waterfront for a marine educational sightseeing tour in the bay area in search of the marine big 5: Whales, Dolphins, Mola, Leatherback turtle and seals. While serving hot coffee and tea, our initial route takes us past oyster farms as we approach Pelican Point with its landmark lighthouse and 60,000 resident cape fur seals. In season, larger mammals such as the Southern Right Whale and Humpback Whales are often spotted, while other species, such as the Gray and the Pygmy Right whales have made appearances.Accompanying our three catamarans throughout are a variety of seabirds, such as the Kelp Gull, Hartlaub’s Gull, Pelicans and Cape Cormorant. Our journey takes us past interesting ships and oil rigs in the bay as we serve fresh oysters with sparkling wine, savoury snacks and desserts together with light drinks, cooldrinks and water. We return to the Waterfront at around 12h30.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
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Walvisbay Dune 7 and Swakopmund Town Half Day Guided Tour

Our Cultural Township Tours are all about the people. To truly experience the warmth, friendliness and humanity of township residents of Mondesa, you have to walk its streets. Hear the children at play, smell the sidewalk barbecues, taste locally brewed beer and not to forget the food, local mopane worms, learn to say “Uuharapo” and the Click language, experience what is meant by “Ubuntu”Explorer the Eco-friendly Cycling Township Tour with your private local Guide Explore different cultures in Mondesa and meet local people in the Community with your local, personal tour guide, get to know Namibia better, learn about the different tribes in Namibia from Ovambo, Damara, Herero and the Ovahimba people.This is an ideal shore excursion for those travelers with limited time in Swakopmund because this tour explores the main interests in Swakopmund,this will be a quick introduction about the history of Swakopmund and the Township in our community.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Duration: 4 hours
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Pelgrim Tours - Moon Landscape & Welwitschia Mirabilis Tour

The Welwitschia plant, often reffered to as a "living fossil", is the only genus of the family Welwitschiaceae and order Welwitschiales, in the devision Gnetophyta. Welwitschia Marbilis is endemic to the Namid Desert.This plant only has two leaves, these leaves never stop growing and are the only leaves that this plant will ever bear. They eventually become split, frayed and shredded into several well-seperated strap-shaped sections.The largest specimens are no taller than 1.5meters, however the circumference of the leaves at contact with the sand may ecceed 8meters. Some individuals are as old as 2000 years!​​THE TOUR:Embark on this unique day tour from Walvis Bay or Swakopmund and see or LIVING FOSSIL! A 5 hour excursion into the Welwitschia plains that includesl lunch and transfers from your accomodation.​HIGHLIGHTS:*Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city*Dune 7*Moonlandscape *Welwitschia Marabilis​
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Walvis Bay Town Tour (Half Day Trip)

Walvis Bay has a rich history, and is a melting pot of various cultures. Your guide has been a resident of this town for more than 30 years, and knows the history well. You will see everything about Walvis Bay that is worth seeing, and have a little fun along the way. You will go into the townships and see first hand the local people of Walvis Bay.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Sandwich Harbour Guided, Self-Drive Tour

Experience the adventure and beauty of exploring the worlds oldest desert in your own 4x4 vehicle. There are many interesting sights to see, including desert fauna and flora and giant sand dunes.Navigate the narrow tidal passage where giant dunes run straight into the Atlantic ocean on the way to Sandwich Bay.​HIGHLIGHTS:*Walvis Bay Lagoon*Walvis Bay Salt Refinery*Kuiseb River Delta*Dune belt driving*Sandwich Bay and Sandwich Harbour*Wildlife viewing
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Swakop River Canyon(Moon Valley) and Goanikontes tour (Half Day Trip)

The Swakop river canyon is one of the hidden gems of Namibia. It's every bit as picturesque as the larger canyons, but close by the coast. The drive through this canyon is simply breathtaking, as the barren rocks reveal the underlying strata. Goanikontes itself is a place worth visiting, and many visitors have ended up staying overnight in their wonderful accommodation just to enjoy the wonderful relaxed atmosphere.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
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