Whether on on the rivers of Namibia Okavango, Zambezi, Kwando, Oranjemund or at the ocean in harbour towns like Swakopmund, Walvis Bay oder Lüderitz - a lot of boat tours are offered in Namibia. We have selected some of the most interesting boat tours for you.
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Dune and sand boarding are predominantly offered at Swakopmund and Walvis Bay the two major centers in the tourist recreational area, the dunes are situated around and between the two towns facing the Atlantic Ocean. Numerous operators provide boarding activities or equipment hire. For those who have no previous experience it is recommended to use a guided activity operator, as boarding like any other adventure activity has an element of danger.
Sky diving adventures - Skydive Swakopmund is Namibia's premiere drop zone,
located just outside the coastal town of Swakopmund. The scenery viewed whilst floating peacefully under an inflated parachute is simply breath-taking.
Sky diving trip takes between 40 minutes to an hour. It includes ground training, a scenic 30 minutes flight and a jump from 10 000 feet. The ultimate bird's eye view of the Namib Desert.
Prepare to have all your "Lion King dreams" come true as you befriend and interact with two gorgeous, playful cub lions. You'll be able to watch the cubs run, play, groom and cuddle right next to you! There are absolutely no chains or collars involved in the walks, just the company of your professional guides, who have, over the past months, become part of these cubs' young pride.
Sightseeing from a small plane on a scenic flight will give you the ultimate view of the Okavango Delta's spectacular geography and wild life.
Glimpse the beautiful water channels that meander traversing the palm and papyrus fringed waterways, passing palm-fringed islands. With high chances of heart-stopping excitement of big game viewing.
Experience Sossusvlei from the air ! . . .
The flight has a duration of ± 2hrs and 10 min covering about 630 km of which less than 20% could be seen if traveling by road. This scenic flight discovers the ancient desert deep in the heart of Namibia and the southern Skeleton Coast from the air. Tourist often regard this flight as the highlight of their holiday.
Experience the sheer thrill of riding a quad bike through Namibia's boundless expanse of shifting sand dunes.
After the engines are revved up and ready to roll, an experienced guide will lead you through the Swakopmund River mouth into the dune belt. Feel the freedom of riding through one of nature's great wildernesses. As the towering dunes approach we weave our way through the smaller ones towards the "Amphitheater".
Sossusvlei Hot Air Ballooning
Hot air ballooning in the Namib desert - Experience Namibia's desert from above
With Namib Sky Ballooning Safaris you have the unique possibility to fly over the oldest desert of the world in a hot air balloon during the cool hours of the early morning. It is a fantastic experience and exhilarating feeling to watch the sunrise in the Namib Desert from a hot air balloon.