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Swakomund and the surrounding areas offer a variety of interesting activities. Therefore it makes sense to spend a few days in Swakopmund. Whether on land, at sea or in the air, there is certainly something for everyone!

The following list is very long, but see the positive: All this activities are available in our nice and unique Town “Swakopmund” If you click on “More Info” you will get detailed information on each activity, including operator, prices, start times, durations and a few pictures (slide show). For most of the activities you will even find a video.

As most of our guests are staying only a few days in our wonderful town we strongly recommend to pre-book the activities with us. The availability of a few activities are sometimes very limited.

By the way: The activity booking service is totaly free of charge for guests of Swakopund Plaza Hotel!

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SIGHTSEEING FLIGHTS SWAKOPMUND

Swakopmund is an ideal location for sightseeing flights. No matter whether you fly over the “moon landscape”, along the Swakop river bed or over the Kuiseb River, the dunes of the Namib Desert and the fascinating Sossusvlei.

A flight from Swakopmund is a highlight that you should not miss. There are many routes offered but each of them are an unforgettable experience.

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FAT BIKE SCENIC DESERT TOUR OR BEACH CRUISE

Join us on an unforgettable and unique ecological Namibian cycling experience in and around the charming historic town, Swakopmund. Feel the fresh coastal air, take-in the silence and breathtaking scenery…

of the oldest desert in the world while enjoying the thrill of cycling up and down Namibia’s famous dunes. Guaranteed to excite and offer an unforgettable and unique cycling experience.

A Swakopmund must for both the scenic appreciator and adrenalin seeking adventurist. 3 tours to choose from for all levels of fitness. No air or noise pollution and shallower tracks than even footprints makes Fat Bike Touring the most ecological way to explore our desert’s delicate habitat.

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DOLPHIN CRUISE WITH SUN SAIL CATAMARANS

Catamarans are motorized and sailing vessels. The emphasis is on Sailing & all the romance and luxury associated with this fine way of travelling the seas. Toilets on board with proper wash basins make the cruise ever more pleasant.

These tours are excellent for viewing the marine life on the Walvis Bay Lagoon with a close encounter with seals, dolphins, birds, Whales, turtles, and Sun Fish. There are a number of tame seals that entertain the guests by jumping onboard.

Drinks and a light lunch with oysters is included!

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LIVING DESERT TOUR WITH THOMMY

This Living Desert Tour is a memorable 4×4 adventure drive through the dunes outside Swakopmund. Search for life in this apparently barren landscape, such as: Sidewinders, Palmato Geckoes, Namaqua Chameleons, Fitzsimons Burrowing Skinks, Sand-Diving Lizards, Scorpions, etc.

You will be informed about the plant-life, insects and minerals as well you will experience a ‘roaring’ dune. The scenic drive through the dunes takes you from the life-rich eastern side through to the Atlantic Ocean on the west. Eco-aware, informative and fun, and kids are welcome.

Plenty to see, experiences and photography moments!

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SANDWICH HARBOUR 4X4 EXCURSION

A 4×4 excursions with accomplished guides to one of Namibia’s most spectacular and inaccessible destination, Sandwich Harbour. Sandwich Harbour is approximately 40 km south of Walvis Bay. It is a Ramsar heritage site situated within the confines of the Namib Naukluft Park.

It is a beautiful setting with the lagoon flanked by high dunes to the East and the sea to the West.

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QUAD BIKING

Experience the sheer thrill of riding a quad bike through Namibia’s boundless expanse of shifting sand dunes. After the engines are revved up and ready to roll, an experienced guide will lead you through the Swakopmund River mouth into the dune belt. Feel the freedom of riding through one of nature’s great wildernesses.