Self-Drive Namib Desert Adventure to Sandwich Bay
- Experience the thrill of discovery and adventure as you drive your own vehicle through the world's oldest desert to explore its beauty
- Explore the Kuiseb River delta and view the wildlife that depends on its vegetation for survival
- Drive next to natural salt pans and over sand dunes
Your day starts after collection from the Walvis Bay Yacht Club at 8:30 AM. After a quick briefing, you'll depart towards Sandwich Harbor. Along the way, stop at the Walvis Bay Lagoon- a Ramsar site which is home to 250,000 flamingos during the rainy season.
Stop at the Walvis Bay Salt Refinery where you'll learn more about the production taking place there. From there, head into the Kuiseb riverbed. From there, drive alongside a natural salt pan en route to the Namib Desert.
Stop to look for wildlife along the way and then its onto Sandwich Harbor. The narrow stretch of beach you have to pass next is exciting. It is the famous area where huge Namib dunes meet the roaring Atlantic Ocean.. Conclude your tour back to Walvis Bay.
- Lead guide vehicle
- Recovery equipment
- Two-way radios
- Vehicle hire
Prepare for the activity
- Comfortable shoes
- Sun hat