Spitzkoppe Guided Tour from Swakopmund or Walvis Bay

Day Trips & Excursions in Walvis Bay

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We drive a very scenic route towards Usakos, then onward to the famous Spitzkoppe Mountain for some exploring and fantastic photography as well as rock art. We serve lunch with a traditional dessert near some bushmen art. After lunch we visit a local semi-precious stone market for you to browse or buy souvenirs. We now head back to civilization and you accommodation.
Your tour starts around 8:30am with pickup and briefing from your accommodation in Swakopmund or Walvis Bay. At 9am, depart towards Usakos, a small mining village near the Spitzkoppe. Driving inland will provide many opportunities for photos, where you'll stop to view this unique landscape. Arrive at Spitzkoppe and learn some interesting facts about the geology of the mountain and the fauna and flora of the area. You will now have some free time to walk or climb some of the peaks or take the opportunity to visit some ancient bushman rock art. With the local guides knowledge of the artwork, you are certain to enjoy this part of the tour. Around 12pm you'll enjoy a delicious lunch which includes soft drinks, juice, water, beer, sparkling wine, finger snacks and a local dessert. Enjoy all of this with a great view of the Spitzkoppe! After lunch, depart Spitzkoppe and head on toward Usakos where you'll have the opportunity to stop for a few photos of the scenery and browse the local semi precious stone market. From here we head further into the arid area towards the Moon Landscape. Its 500 million year old rock formations are something spectacular to behold. We stop and the best viewpoints for some photographs before we start our return journey to you accommodation. At 4:30pm, your tour will conclude back in your accommodation and we say our good-byes until the next time.

What’s included

  • National Park fees
  • Snacks
  • Light refreshments
  • Glass of Champagne
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
  • Entry/Admission - Spitzkoppe

What’s not included

  • Gratuities

Highlights

  • Family friendly
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • All-inclusive tour
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Lunch included
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