3-Day Scenic Sossusvlei Adventure in Namibia from Swakopmund

3-Day Scenic Sossusvlei Adventure in Namibia from Swakopmund

We drive through the Moon Landscape, see the Welwitschia Plants, literally adding a day tour to this tour , En-route to
Sossusvlei. We offer luxury accommodation with the most spectacular sunsets and sunrises, stargazing and endless desert views. The private pool is welcomed after a hot day. Time is taken to enjoy and absorb the beauty of Sossusvlei. Knowledgeable guides, air conditioned vehicles, safe health procedures and plenty of information. An unforgettable high-end experience.
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Itinerary

Day 1: Swakopmund, Moon landscape, Welwitschia Plants, Solitaire Moon Mountain Luxury tented Camp

Stop At: Moon Landscape, 7VW5+5V3, Palmenhorst, Namibia
After leaving Swakopmund , at 10h00, we stop over at the Lichen Fields and learn about Desert Fauna and Flora. We drive over the gravel plains to The Moonlandscape and view the 400 million year old area. We see the gravel plains, dolomite rocks and lava dykes. Its really like being on the moon. Listen to the quietness, see endlessly far and feel as if you are on another planet
Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Welwitschia Plains, Swakopmund Namibia
We continue through the Desert, discussing Mining and desert research on our way to the Welwitschia Plains. here we stop and learn about this age old Desert plant that really only has 2 leaves coming out of the stem, there are male and Female plants and the interesting little bugs that pollinate them. We then drive through the Namib Nauklufft park , hopefully find desert animals, like Oryx , Springbuck or Ostriches. on our way to Solitaire. En-route we will have a light lunch in the Namib desert and see Namibia's amazing geology. We learn about the larva flow era, mountain building era and the forming of the escarpment. A continuously varying and very interesting desert.
Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Solitaire, Namibia
Solitaire a tiny desert Service station where we stop to refuel. You can try their famous apple pie- a nice surprise out here in the desert. From here we travel for about 1/2 an Hour to Moon Mountain luxury Tented camp where we will be staying. Enjoy the breathtaking views, sunsets, and the refreshing private pool . Each unit has its own bath room and double beds. We have view the sunset and the amazingly clear starry sky
Duration: 1 hour

Meals included:
• Lunch: Light Lunch cooldrinks, water, Juice and good Beer
• Dinner: Traditional Namibian BBQ dinner, pastas and salads.
Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking.
Accommodation included: Moon Mountain Luxury Tented Camp
Dinner Bed and Breakfast, all included, per person sharing.
private pool, & bathroom

Day 2: Sossusvlei, Deadvlei, Big Daddy, Dune 45, Elim Dune, Sesriem relaxing at Lodge

Stop At: Sossusvlei, Namibia
After an early breakfast we pack a light lunch and before it gets to hot, leave for Deadvlei. Here the 2km dune walk is taken to view old thorn trees that died hundreds of years ago and look like yesteryear.
The fit can challenge Big Daddy at 380m one of the highest dunes in the world. Take water , sunscreen, a hat and good walking shoes along. Its at your own risk.
We then drive to Sossusvlei , for Photos, a walk and a rest under the huge camelthorn trees. Its normally very hot in the Desert and care must betaken for heat exhaustion and dehydration. We leave for Dune 45, Dune 40 AND Elim Dune
Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Dune 45, 45 kilometers From the Park Entrance Gate, Sossusvlei, Namib-Naukluft Park Namibia
We stop at Dune 45 and take Photos or walk up the dune, most are exhausted after the earlier dune walk.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Elim Dunes, Namib-Naukluft Park Namibia
We stop at Elim Dune, take photos and view the Oryx and Springbuck, maybe find a lonely Ostrich. Then head onto Sesriem canyon
Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Sesriem Canyon, 4.5km from the entrance gate of the Namib-Naukluft National Park, Sossusvlei, Namib-Naukluft Park Namibia
Next we stop at Sesriem Canyon, go for a short walk and explore this wonder in the desert. An old river bed, eroded deep down , some places 10m and sometimes with a trickle of water. When first discovered in 1908 the farmers had to use 6 cattle thongs tied together to get water out for the cattle. Hence the Afrikaans name, SESRIEM, translated meaning 6 thongs. We leave the Park at midday , once completed, and go and enjoy the cool splash pool at our lodge
Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Moon Mountain Lodge, Off the, C19, Solitaire, Namibia
After viewing Sesriem and the deep gorges we make our way to our luxury tented Camp, where a cool pool is awaiting you. The dune walk has made you hot and sticky and the cool blue pool is inviting. Relax until the Dinner is ready. The amazing sunset with endless views lets you relax
Please note we reserve the right to use another Lodge of this one is fully booked.
Duration: 12 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast: Breakfast is included with the accommodation
• Lunch: we pack a light lunch from the breakfast table
• Dinner: The lodge offers Dinner, normally 3 course. We cater for vegetarians and vegans please advise us on booking
Accommodation included: Moon mountain luxury tented camp, OR ANY OTHER Lodge of the same price if this is fully booked.

Day 3: Moon Mountain Lodge to Swakopmund

Stop At: Solitaire, Solitaire, Khomas Region
After checking out at our Accommodation we leave for Solitaire to refuel before taking the desert road back to Swakopmund
Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Swakopmund, Swakopmund, Erongo Region
our drive through the desert is about 4 hours to Swakopmund . We drop you off at your location
Duration: 4 hours

Meals included:


No accommodation included on this day.

Informacion Adicional
"Not recommended for travelers with back problems"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Not recommended for pregnant travelers"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking"
"Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers"
"Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability"



Start Time: 10:00 AM
Duration: 3 Days
Start location: Traveler pickup is offered
Tour starts and ends in Swakopmund, Inform us of your location and we will pick you up there. Tour can start in Swakopmund and end in Windhoek. Tour can also start in Windhoek and end in Swakopmund. See variation SOSSUSVLEI FROM TO WINDHOEK here.
please give us Flight arrival and departure times

Airports

  • Walvis Bay International Airport, 2JCR+WH4, Rooikop, Namibia


Ports

  • Walvis Bay Port, 2FWR+CFH, Unnamed Road, Walvis Bay, Namibia


Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.

Included

  • Lunch - Lunch en route, dinner, bed and breakfast, all inclusive
  • 2x Breakfast
  • 2x Dinner
  • 3x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 2 nights
  • Entry/Admission - Dune 45
  • Entry/Admission - Elim Dunes
  • Entry/Admission - Moon Mountain Lodge
  • Entry/Admission - Sesriem Canyon

Not Included

  • Alcoholic Beverages

Facilities


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