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Desert Explorers

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Address: Erf 1058 Nathaniel Maxuili | PO.Box 2428, Swakopmund, Namibia
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+264 64 406 096

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Took my kids on Quad Bike journey into the dunes. Made the kids' day and they couldn't stop talking about their adventure. A must Do if you have boys!

Reviewed 21 December 2016
Schalk E
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Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Took my kids on Quad Bike journey into the dunes. Made the kids' day and they couldn't stop talking about their adventure. A must Do if you have boys!

2 Thank Schalk E
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Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Highly recommend the quad biking and sandboarding combo. Had an amazing 3hr excursion with a great guide, Ali. Super fun! Professional, pickup on time and great service all round.

2 Thank Chantelle H
South Africa
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

As a group of 9 people, ages 7 years to 50 years, we loved this trip into the dunes. We were picked up at the hotel and the staff were friendly. The guides were thorough and had a great sense of humor. This is one of the activities that should not be missed.

2 Thank BlommetjieBlommetjie
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

We did a half day trip with Tommy the "sand man" What an experience. We started out unearthing some spider tunnels in the sand which one would never had guessed were there. We then went through the desert looking for and learning about side winders ( desert snakes) , colorful lizards and birds. The beauty of the desert landscape was... More 

1 Thank Rogune
Pretoria, South Africa
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33 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We booked a two hour guided quad bike tour in the desert.Our guide B 1 was very friendly and helped us to get the most out of our tour.We never thought a desert could be so beautiful.At places the sand dunes are so perfect that it almost looks fake. This is one of our highlights of the area. Take something... More 

1 Thank 1959Hennie
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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161 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016

This was a lot of fun! You can pick either automatic shift or manual shift quads, depending on your comfort and skill. You can also pick a slower or faster tour through the dunes. We went with a couple and she opted for the slower and I went with the guys on the faster. I was a little nervous actually,... More 

Thank tigerlilykelly
Windhoek, Namibia
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 December 2016

This is something that can be done by the whole family. Quality time for sure. It is easy find and offers activities such as Quad bike riding and desert runs. Make sure to ask them for special packages.

Thank Marcel_Theron
Durham, North Carolina
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37 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Really enjoyed the quad-wheeling in the dunes. Excellent visuals in the middle of the desert. Camel rides fun too!!!!!!!

Thank Dave M
London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016

We opted for the 2 hour quad bike trek through the dunes! Not much to say other than that we had a fantastic time. Just 4 of us in the group and we headed out into the desert in the afternoon sun. Half way through, we stopped for some water and we clambered to the top of one of the... More 

Thank Aswefindit
Raleigh, North Carolina
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148 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Instructor patient with myself and an older New Zealander couple as none of us had been on the bikes recently. Value for money very good - recommended if you have time and want a bit of a rush. Just be sure not to put your feet on the ground if you lose control. Just dive in the other direction of... More 

Thank Zach F

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