Walvis Bay Shore Excursion: Flamingos, Dune 7, Swakopmund

Walvis Bay Shore Excursion: Flamingos, Dune 7, Swakopmund

Activity provider: Red Dune Safaris Namibia

Flamingos, Dune 7, Moon Landscape, Goanikontes Oasis ( lunch stop), Swakopmund Town ( free time on foot)

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Duration 7 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
You will be collected at your vessel in the Port of Walvis Bay. Please specify the Name of your ship as the port can dock more than one cruise ship at a time.
Small group
Limited to 4 participants


  • See thousands of flamingos in their natural habitat
  • Marvel at the vast landscape that resembles the Moon
  • Explore the old town of Swakopmund
  • Enjoy convenient pickup and drop-off at Walvis Bay Port
Full description
You'll be met at your cruise ship in the port of Walvis Bay. After a quick briefing, head over to the lagoon to view all the flamingos. From there, have the chance to climb Dune 7, the highest dune in the vicinity at 132 meters (433 feet) tall. Enjoy a drink of water and then move on to see the Welwitschia Mirabilis plant, an endemic living fossil. Stop to admire the lunar landscape of the Welwitschia Plains before spending lunchtime at Goanikontes Oasis (lunch at your own expense). After lunch, you'll be taken to the old German town of Swakopmund. Explore the town at your own pace and do some shopping. Finally, make your way back to your cruise ship via the coastal road.
  • Walvis Bay Port pickup and drop-off
  • Park entry permits
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch, snacks, and other drinks
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • Toilets are only available at the lunch stop and in Swakopmund
  • The local partner will wait for all guests to clear immigration before starting the tour
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

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That was a really great shore excursion - many thanks to JP. We were 4 participants in 4x4 car. JP showed and explained a lot to us. This excursion was the best option for our stay in Walvis Bay. Everything worked great. We can expressly recommend booking with JP.

December 8, 2022

We loved this tour. Our tour guide Jacques was so friendly and informative. We got to learn about Namibia and see some incredible untouched places. Would definitely recommend this tour!!

November 9, 2021

Toller Ausflug mit einem tollen Reiseleiter. Abholung am Hafen hat perfekt geklappt.

January 8, 2023


Product ID: 353186