Swakopmund is a picturesque coastal city facing the Atlantic ocean.
After breakfast, venture North-West to small town-oasis Swakopmund, crossing Kuiseb Riverbed and as you sight ostriches, springboks, mountain zebras and oryx grazing. Stretch your legs as you take a break at the Tropic of Capricorn and take pictures to commemorate the moment.
Take a walk and explore the coastal town of Swakopmund. A visit to the local‚ open-air curio market will enthrall you and make you want to shop and shop some more. Post lunch, escape to the Moon Valley and Welwitchia mirabilis trails to see what is thought to be one of the oldest plants on earth.
Below mentioned activities are available for an additional cost:
Boat cruise (morning hours) to the colony of pink flamingos and fur seals, with dolphins and marine life viewing. Price per person 59 USD.
Quad bike tour into the desert dunes. Price per person 65 USD.
Visit at fascinating Crystal Gallery – exhibition of magnificent, Namibian crystals, some of the biggest specimen in the World, as well as rich selection of semi-precious stones. Entrance: 6 USD.
Visit at the Snake Park – indigenous Namibian species including most poisons ones, such as: Black Mamba, Puff Adder, Cape Cobra, Gaboon Adder, Boom snake, Zebra Snake, as well as Pythons, grass and sand snakes. Entrance: 4 USD.