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Living Desert Adventures

#2 of 34 Outdoor Activities in Swakopmund Features Animals
Swakopmund, Namibia
+264 64 405 070
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A rare adventure in the sand dunes

Travel in a 4X4 through the dry desert dunes searching for life in a barren landscape... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Amazing views of life normally missed

This was an action packed half day led be a passionate naturalist. We learnt about small animal... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Glenbrook, NSW
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Swakopmund, Namibia
+264 64 405 070
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Travel in a 4X4 through the dry desert dunes searching for life in a barren landscape, knowledgeable guides to learn about the plant life and minerals. It's recommended to go in the afternoon as by the time the tour near end, it's time to view...More

Thank Limleeaik
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was an action packed half day led be a passionate naturalist. We learnt about small animal tracks and what they can lead to. The guides found snakes, ghekkos, beetles, ant lions and so many chameleons. The guides told us much about how the creatures...More

Thank JED52
Reviewed 3 May 2017

It was interesting and I would still recommend it. I just though it was somewhat 'slow' at times but that is expected when tracking wildlife. The guides were very kind and helpful and definitely knew what they were doing. If you are into wildlife it...More

Thank Melissa C
Reviewed 3 May 2017

This tour culminates everything you want to experience in 1/2 a day. Our guide Chris was prompt picking us up at our hotel in his recent model 4x4 as we headed out to the desert. We immediately connected with him as he is very friendly...More

Thank Condocat
Reviewed 29 April 2017

This was the 2nd similar tour I've done in Swakopmund and both were excellent and highly recommended. Chris was quite funny, definitely entertaining and committed to educating (in a fun way). So worth the $$ and the time flies by. We saw 'the usuals' for...More

Thank Jenaand
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Learn more about the dunes and fall in love with the desert!! The vehicle was clean, comfortable and in excellent condition. What a fun and entertaining morning. Chris is passionate about educating tourists. It was a great mix of searching for and learning about the...More

Thank Dorianne G
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We did the 4x4 excurtion. We saw the small 5 witch included the snake side winder. The staff was well educated, friendly and helpful. Vehicles was clean and the 🚗 drive through the desert was exciting.

Thank Cinta B
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This is something I would never have considered, but I am so glad we went. It was absolutely fascinating to learn about life in the desert, and Dayne was amazing how he found 2 different snakes, 2 chameleons, a scorpion ........ Also the formation and...More

Thank leplum
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

you can see all the different animal. we start at about 8 am with a group of 8, then run ahead to the desert and look for the animal. firstly we saw diff type of lizard, the guide Chris, he is very experience on finding...More

Thank Muggle S
Reviewed 2 April 2017

I suspect most people have not spend a lot of time in the desert, so this is a very interesting tour. We did not book in advance, so all morning tours were booked up and we settled for the afternoon tour, which is less desirable...More

Thank Tim J
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Jolie J
Does the Living Desert tour take you to Sandwich Bay? Are you back in Swakopmund by 1pm? Would it be possible to finish the tour at 1pm and drive to go to Sesriem right after, arriving before dark? Thank you!
22 April 2017|
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Response from Chris N | Property representative |
Hi We don't do Sandwich Harbor, just the dunes around Swakopmund Below is extra information concerning the Living Desert tour. Please read very carefully Our Living Desert Tour “ little 5” is a exciting educational tour... More
Will you pick me up at my hotel? How should I dress for the tour? I'm planning t coming at the end of June
1 February 2017|
Response from Chris N | Property representative |
Hi Please send me a email and I will give you all the info you need. Regards Chris
Cost and time spent and areas covered. Thanks.
6 February 2015|
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Response from Chris N | Property representative |
Hi Contact me via E mail which you will find if you google Living Desert Adventures and I will give you all the info you need. Regards Chris