Walvis Bay activities, tickets and more

Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Namibia Walvis Bay Dolphin and Seal Wacthing Catamaran Cruise

Look for dolphins, seals, pelicans and other marine life on this catamaran cruise from Walvis Bay. As you sail, you will be able to see the shipwreck, lighthouse, oyster platforms and different bird species found in the bay too.As the catamaran moves alongside the oyster platforms, your guide will share more information with you about locally cultivated Walvis Bay oysters. Included in the tour is the tasting of these delicacies.The journey proceeds to the Pelican Point to get a closer look at the lighthouse. As you sail, look out for the playful dolphins and Cape fur seals that call the bay home. Look out for sightings of the mola mola (sunfish) and leatherback turtles. In season (July through November), keep your eyes peeled for whales, and with some extra luck, you might see the mighty killer whales (orcas) too!All this can be experienced while comfortably relaxing in the saloon, on the trampolines or on deck, whilst enjoying a glass of sparkling wine and delicious snacks.
$67
3 hours
Outdoor Activities

Mola Mola Marine Dune Experience

The Marine Dolphin Cruise followed by a 4×4 dune excursion to Sandwich Harbour in the Namib Naukluft Park - the Epic combination of the best off both worlds.  After the splendours of the Mola Mola Marine Dolphin Cruise you disembark onto the Waterfront Jetty and board the 4×4 vehicles. This is when the sandwich Harbour Dune Experience begins. Mola Mola has coined a phrase for the Marine Dune Day – “EPIC IN A DAY” –  this sums up the cruise in the Walvis Bay Lagoon area with seals and dolphins, and then the adventure and beauty of big dune driving and breath taking scenery, all in one day! A light lunch, with oysters, is served on the boat and afternoon snacks are served on the the dunes.
$171
9 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Highlights of Walvis Bay Guided Day Tour

Explore the beauty of Walvis Bay on this 4 hour tour. We climb the highest dune in the area, Dune 7, we travel off-road to the very tip of Pelican Point Peninsula, learn about the salt refining that takes place here, not to mention the spectacular birds at Walvis Bay Lagoon.
$95
4 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Moon Landscape and Welwitschia Half-Day Tour from Walvis Bay

Embark on this unique day tour from Walvis Bay and see a fossil! A 6-hour excursion into the arid Erongo region, includes lunch and transfers. Highlights of the tour : Fossil, Welwitschia Mirabilis, ancient geology that formed the Moon landscape and the Goanikontes Oasis.
$117
5 hours
Tours & Sightseeing

Swakopmund City Tour- Including Dune 7

This tour is a perfect blend of remarkable history, architecture, culture and natural beauty as you are taken through the streets of Swakopmund and then onto Dune 7 near Walvis Bay to climb the highest dune in the area. This is an ideal shore excursion for those travellers with limited time in Port because this tour explores the main interests in both Walvis Bay and Swakopmund.
$113
4 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Pelican Point Peninsula Tour

Enjoy the sights of Walvis Bay Lagoon—with its renowned birdlife—and see the Pelican Point Lighthouse on this 3 hour tour with a guide. You'll gain insight into the salt refining production that takes place on the outskirts of town, and drive along the narrow stretch of sand that separates the bay from the Atlantic Ocean. Pass by a weathered shipwreck that tells the story of a lost fight against the sea, and catch sight of flamingos, pelicans, terns, and a colony of Cape fur seals. Light refreshments are included. This tour is ideal for those with limited time in Walvis Bay who still want to experience a little off-road adventure.
$69
3 hours
Water Sports

Pelican Point Kayaking Half-Day Tour

This kayaking tour will give you the opportunity to kayak among a permanent seal colony at the tip of the Pelican Point Peninsula about 35 km outside of Walvis Bay.
$58
4.5 hours
Kid Friendly

Sandwich Harbor and Kuiseb Delta 4x4 tour (Half Day Trip)

The tour offered is completely private! As such we offer small deviations from the planned route on request, as well as stopping anywhere for photographs, for as long as you want. Sandwich Harbor is a unique location, with the ocean meeting the dunes. At Sandwich lagune we take a small walk into the lagune, or climb the dunes for a better view.Wildlife you can expect to see on the tour include Flamingoes and Jackals. We sometimes also see Ostrich and Springbuck, if you are lucky.The drive itself is mostly on the beach, but we do venture into the dunes and into the Kuiseb river delta to vary the scenery a bit.
$95
5 hours
Kid Friendly

Walvis Bay Pelican Point 4x4 tour (Half Day Trip)

This tour is a nice getaway from the hustle and bustle of the city. We take a leisurely drive from Walvis Bay up to the Salt Works, watching Flamingoes, Egrets and other birdlife in the estuaries along the way. At the Walvis Bay Salt Holdings we drive up a sand dune where there is a stunning view from the top of the Salt Holdings. We stop here for some photos. From there we do a bit of sand driving up to Pelican Point through the pans, where we see more birds, up to the beach, also known as Paaltjies.From Paaltjies we do some sand driving to the peninsula, where the Lighthouse is situated. There is a bit to see here, including the Seal colony, a small shipwreck, and a very nice bay. We spend enough time here for photographs, too.The pace of the tour is very relaxed, with plenty of time to view the local wildlife.
$58
3 hours
Outdoor Activities

Landscapes and Landmarks of the coast 4x4 tour (Day Trip)

On this full day tour we will show you an incredible amount of different landscapes, and a few landmarks of the coast for good measure. Landscapes include beaches, river delta, mud flats, reeds, trees, salt pans, desert plains, river canyon and an oasis.Landmarks we visit are the Lighthouses at Walvis Bay and Swakop, the Zeila Shipwreck, and some historic buildings along the way.This tour is a photographers dream, and a must for anyone that wants to say that they have visited the coast of Namibia.
$138
9 hours