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Living Dunes Experience from Swakopmund

Living Dunes Experience from Swakopmund

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Venture outside of Swakopmund's city limits and into the coastal dune belt that lies just beyond its borders on this incredible living desert tour from one of Namibia's most-popular tourist destinations. Your guide points out wildlife and natural highlights of this scenic landscape as your travel past towering sand dunes that are home to Palmato Geckos, lizards and other small animals. This nature tour includes a thrilling dune drive and is ideal for first-time visitors and families.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 56.42
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US$ 56.42

Welwitschia Tour from Swakopmund

Welwitschia Tour from Swakopmund

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Driving through the rugged terrain of Namibia’s Moon Landscape can be intimidating on your own. This guided tour makes it easy by providing all transportation from your hotel in a sturdy 4x4 vehicle, plus insight into the area from a guide. National park fees are already included in the tour price, making this a great value option.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 55.39
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US$ 55.39

3-Hour Quad Biking and Sand-Boarding Combo from Swakopmund

3-Hour Quad Biking and Sand-Boarding Combo from Swakopmund

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Head into the unforgiving landscapes of Namibia with this three-hour quad biking and sand-boarding experience from Swakopmund. Take the ride of your live over stunning dunes and get an up close look at the rare plants and wildlife that call the Namib Desert home. Once you've cruised the dunes aboard a quad bike, ride the sandy waves on an exhilarating dune board. This popular tour allows travelers to see places that are inaccessible by car and to get an up close look at the breathtaking landscapes that make Namibia one of the most beautiful nations in Africa. 
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 86.00
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US$ 86.00

Moon Landscape And Welwitschia Half Day/Full Day Tour

Moon Landscape And Welwitschia Half Day/Full Day Tour

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What better way to spend your time while on Holiday. This trip takes you all along the 'Swakop River' to two iconic destinations which is hidden in the desolate Namib Desert. The moon landscape offers some of the best views in Namibia and not to mention the chance to see a true fossil, the "Welwitschia Mirabilis", in its glory and found only in the Namib Desert and Southern Angola. This trip is ideal for photographers, small groups, large groups, young and old. All trips are done by air-conditioned 4x4 vehicles and can be done either in the morning or afternoon. Private tours to be booked in advance.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 68.21
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US$ 68.21

Private Half-Day Tour Sandwich Harbour with Pick Up

Private Half-Day Tour Sandwich Harbour with Pick Up

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Join us in this private guided tour towards part of the Namib Naukluft Park. You will get to experience a spectacular dune driving and see wildlife sightings. Last, but not least, watch the desert meet the ocean in the famous Sandwish Harbour.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 107.68
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US$ 107.68

Sandwich Harbour 4x4 Dunes Adventure

Sandwich Harbour 4x4 Dunes Adventure

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Allow us to show you the natural splendor of Sandwich Harbour where the dunes meet the ocean! Only accessible by 4x4, our experienced guides will take you on an exhilarating ride through the dunes and show you the wonders of the Namib Desert. The tour will take you south along the Namibian coastline starting at the Walvis Bay lagoon, a Ramsar site, which boasts a diverse bird life including masses of flamingos. From there we depart into the Namib Naukluft Park, the largest game park in Africa and the 4th largest in the world where you will enter the dunes of Sandwich Harbour. Your guide will make numerous strategic stops for you to enjoy the scenery and provide plenty of opportunities for spectacular photographs. You will also enjoy a refreshment break where you will be served with drinks and hearty snacks, surrounded by the beauty of sand and sea.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 107.19
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Half Day Swakopmund Cultural Historical Township Tour

Half Day Swakopmund Cultural Historical Township Tour

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Discover the region’s cultural heritage on a half-day tour of Mondesa and the Democratic Resettlement Community from Swakopmund. Meet important members of the local community, visit a local restaurant and bar, and gain insight into Damara and Herero culture as you explore the township, with insights provided by your guide.
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  • 3 hours
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US$ 51.29
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Swakopmund Best Cultural Historical Township Tours Namibia

Swakopmund Best Cultural Historical Township Tours Namibia

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Nande J. Explorer Tours Township Cultural Experience Tour in Mondesa ,Swakopmund    Explore different cultures and meet local people in the community of Mondesa, get to know Namibia better with your local Tour guide, get to know and learn about the different tribes in Namibia from Ovambo, Damara ,Herero and the Ovahimba people. Nande Junias is a local Tour guide from Mondesa,he started his  Township tour journey 15 years ago while still in school, He grew up in the Township of Mondesa, he will let you explore Namibian Cultures ,through his Guided Township Tour  Experience, your local Tour guide will get you into the township. ‘Don’t forget your camera and sweets and any sort of stationaries for the kids’ Why you should do our Tour 25% of your payments benefit the community of Mondesa.
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  • 4 hours
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US$ 40.00
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US$ 40.00

Swakopmund Explorer Township Tour in Mondesa with Nande the Township Local Guide

Swakopmund Explorer Township Tour in Mondesa with Nande the Township Local Guide

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Visit Mondesa township with a local on a half-day tour that’s a personalized introduction to the community: you’ll walk through the township market, join locals for a beer, eat lunch in a family home, and watch a Mondesa choir perform. The most impoverished part of Swakopmund, Mondesa is a world away from the city’s tourist sites, but taking in the township alongside a local ensures a rich—and respectful—experience.
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  • 4 hours
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US$ 61.54
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Swakopmund Cape Cross seal colony Day Tours

Swakopmund Cape Cross seal colony Day Tours

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This four hour tour has both a morning (09.00) and afternoon (13.00) departure. After picking you up at your Swakopmund accommodation, the tour leaves up the coastal road in a northerly direction. Cape Cross is 130 km from Swakopmund and along the route you will stop to marvel at the extensive lichen fields stretching away to the horizon, east of the coastal road. Another point of interest before you reach the holiday town of Henitiesbay is the “Free Republic of Wlotzka’s Baken”, some 40 km north of Swakopmund. This self-sustaining settlement of wooden cabins and bungalows on the beach is the haven of many a beach angler. Once past the town of Henitiesbay, the road leads past expansive salt pans where rock salt is mined and refined. Your guide will introduce you to the intricacies of salt crystals and saline algae, which are found in abundance.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 102.57
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Swakopmund City Cultural Historical Day Tour

Swakopmund City Cultural Historical Day Tour

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Our Cultural Township Tours are all about the people. To truly experience the warmth, friendliness and humanity of township residents of Mondesa Swakopmund, 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 Tours got announced April 9th 2018 as one of nine organizations from across Africa for the African responsible Award 2018! - Pick up and drop off at your accommodation - Visit Open Market in the township - Walk in the streets of Mondesa, while taking pictures of kids and houses - Visit schools and Kindergarden - Visit community arts and craft projects - Learn the click language from the Damara tribe - Experience a local meal prepared at a family home - End your tour with a live performance by a local choir from the Township
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 100.00
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US$ 100.00

West Coast Bites and Brews

West Coast Bites and Brews

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Get an in-depth overview on Namibia’s top regional products during this gastronomy-themed tour. Go behind the scenes at a local olive farm and learn all about the ancient preparation of Jojoba oil, now a cosmetics industry staple. You’ll also visit a gin distillery, craft brewery, and coffee roaster, complete with tasty samples and chef-prepared snacks.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 56.42
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Explorer Historical Private Township Cultural Tours

Explorer Historical Private Township Cultural Tours

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Get an insider’s tour of Modensa Township on this guided excursion from Swakopmund, which includes a tasty home-cooked meal and local musical performance. Learn about the region’s diverse tribes during this hands-on introduction. You’ll also visit the town’s crafts center, enjoy a beer at a local tavern, and get a chance to take souvenir photographs in the bustling market.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 61.54
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Walvisbay Dune 7 and Swakopmund Town Half Day Guided Tour

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.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 71.80
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US$ 71.80

Swakopmund & Walvisbay Historical Cycling or by Car Township Tours

Swakopmund & Walvisbay Historical Cycling or by Car Township Tours

The guide will pick you up at your hotel in Swakopmund , to start a tour of the Mondesa district. During this visit, you will discover the daily life of the inhabitants and the influence of apartheid in this area of ​​the city. Mondesa was the exiled neighborhood where blacks were sidelined during apartheid , while whites and rich were concentrated in the city center. Although the system of racial segregation was abolished in 1991, it is still possible today to observe the traces of this dark part of history. You will stroll through the streets of Mondesa, discovering its culture. You will see the kindness of the people, who will not hesitate to welcome you and invite you to taste one of their craft beers or some of their typical dishes , such as mopane worms (grilled caterpillars). During the visit, you can enjoy other traditional dishes, so that your cultural immersion is complete.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 50.00
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US$ 50.00

 Swakopmund City and Mondesa Township Historical Day Tour

Swakopmund City and Mondesa Township Historical Day Tour

Our Cultural Township Tours are all about the people. To truly experience the warmth, friendliness and humanity of township residents of Mondesa Swakopmund, 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 about different cultures in Namibia
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 71.80
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US$ 71.80

Moonlandscape & Welwitschia Drive

Moonlandscape & Welwitschia Drive

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This scenic drive takes you into the Namib Desert where you get a vista across eroded hills and valleys carved by the Swakop River millions of years ago. A highlight of this tour is a journey through the welwitschia plains where you get to witness the Welwitschia Mirabilis, an ancient plant endemic to the Namib Desert which grows to be thousands of years old. The oldest to be seen on tour with us is 1500 years old! On this easy and relaxed drive, our experienced guide will take you on an unforgettable scenic adventure.This tour is for those that prefer a more relaxed activity to enjoy the aesthetic beauty of the desert. Photo opportunities are plenty.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 107.19
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Walwitschia Plan Moonlandscape &Namib Desert Explorer Day Tour

Walwitschia Plan Moonlandscape &Namib Desert Explorer Day Tour

East from Swakopmund we finds one of the oldest plant species in the world. The Welwitschia Mirabilis which can grew to be Thousands of years old. The Moon landscape is truly one of Namibia's natural wonders with it majestic views and the result of thousands of years erosion,If you're on a quest to see weltwitschias, continue east along the Weltwitschia Drive to the Moon Landscape, a vista across eroded hills and valleys carved by the Swakop River. Here you may want to take a quick 12km return side-trip north to the farm and oasis of Goanikontes, which dates from 1848. It lies beside the Swakop River amid fabulous desert mountains, and serves as an excellent picnic site.Goanikontes is a stunning resort and camp situated in the lunar landscape of Namibia, amid the Namib Naukluft and Dorob National Parks. The natural surroundings are amazing and the rest camp is just 50 m away from the Swakopmund River. The beautiful moon landscapes strikes the oasis and even the famous
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 102.57
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Swakopmund City Historical & Township Half Day Tour

Swakopmund City Historical & Township Half Day Tour

Explore the coastal city of Swakopmund, which sits on the edge of the Namib Desert, on a half-day walking tour. Learn about the city’s German and English colonial history from your engaging tour guide and visit key landmarks including the highest dune in the area, the German Marine Memorial and Lighthouse, and the local flea market.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 102.57
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Moon Land Vally and Welwitschia Plains Namib Desert Swakopmund

Moon Land Vally and Welwitschia Plains Namib Desert Swakopmund

A guided tour from Swakopmund to Namibia’s popular “Moon Landscape” is made easy on a guided tour. Private transportation brings you directly from your hotel to the famous dunes, where a guide highlights the area’s history—distinct from anywhere else in the world. Inclusions such as lunch and national park fees make for a hassle-free outing.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 200.00
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Guided Township Tour Of Mondesa Swakopmund Namibia

Guided Township Tour Of Mondesa Swakopmund Namibia

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Local Experirnce in Swakopmund ,Mondesa was the exiled neighborhood where blacks were sidelined during apartheid , while whites and rich were concentrated in the city center. Although the system of racial segregation was abolished in 1991, it is still possible today to observe the traces of this dark part of history. You will stroll through the streets of Mondesa, discovering its culture. You will see the kindness of the people, who will not hesitate to welcome you and invite you to taste one of their craft beers or some of their typical dishes , such as mopane worms (grilled caterpillars). During the visit, you can enjoy other traditional dishes, so that your cultural immersion is complete.In addition, you can interact with locals and immerse yourself in the heart of African culture and history. You will have the opportunity to learn a few words in khoe-khoe , the local language, and understand the meaning of the term " buntu" . Do you know why he is so important today in Africa?
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 51.29
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Private Guided Swakopmund Tour with Local Guide

Private Guided Swakopmund Tour with Local Guide

Explore the food, culture, and history of Namibia with a tour of the Township of Mondesa in Swakopmund. Lead by a guide who grew up in the township, visit markets, schools, and homes where you can try traditional food with a local family and see daily life in the township. The tour includes cultural stories, education, and a live performance from a local choir.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 82.06
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Private Local Guide Walvisbay & Swakopmund 4 Hour Day Tour

Private Local Guide Walvisbay & Swakopmund 4 Hour Day Tour

Swakopmund a destination for travellers seeking an unforgettable experience in a uniquely beautiful Town, and immersion into a different culture. To do this you’ll need someone who knows the country and the people like the back of his hand.The Cultural Township Tours led by Nande are all about the people.It is an immersive tour, giving participants the opportunity to truly experience the warmth, friendliness and humanity of the township residents of Mondesa, the same town Nande grew up in. It is a highly involving tour, giving you the chance to walk the streets, hear the children at play, smell the sidewalk barbecues,taste locally brewed beer and try some of the local food like the mopane worms. Primarily conducted via bicycle, this unique tour gives you the chance to gain a glimpse of the daily life in the township.One thing that always identifies Nande however, is his gigantic and happy smile and infectious joy. It is something that his clients and customers instinctively.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 130.00
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US$ 130.00

Swakopmund Township tour

Swakopmund Township tour

Modesda is one of the largest townships found in Namibia with generations of history,culture and tradition accumulated in one area. Mondesa is the ideal tour for guest to experience not only the wildlife but also the life's of day to day individuals with two era's of history buried in this small coastal town called Swakopmund.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 47.46
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