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NamibRand Nature Reserve

Address: Windhoek, Namibia
Phone Number: 264-61-223926
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Ranked #1 of 12 Attractions in Windhoek
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Outdoors
Owner description: This reserve represents all facets of diverse desert landscapes.
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Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Outdoors
Owner description: This reserve represents all facets of diverse desert landscapes.
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Blankenberge, Belgium
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 NEW

part of our trip with "Drifters", great location with simple camping site ; nice to explore the desert on foot, oryx, springbok weaverbirds and even a scorpion at your doorstep.

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Windhoek, Namibia
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69 reviews 69 reviews
13 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Everybody runs to Sossusvlei, but there is so much more to the Naukluft. The top of the Gamsberg is part of Gondwanaland and therefore 200 million years old. The average you drive over and camp on is 80 million years old and thee are some petrified coral refs who beat everything being 545 million years old. To walk away from... More 

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Fouriesburg, South Africa
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33 reviews 33 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

To visit Sossusvlei is an experience never to forget. Sand dunes, green trees and dead trees combine into an unreal world. We entered the park at Sesriem camp. The staff were efficient. We had drinks in the bar, the beers were ice cold on a hot day! The price for draught beer was very good. The public toilets were very... More 

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Windhoek, Namibia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Children friendly camping environment had a great time. Swimming walking trails and camp fire bbq. Camping sites not to close to others so you have privacy.

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Burleigh Waters, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Incredible place. beautiful for a romantic night out and the photographer's delight. I took some photos here that I believe are some of my best.

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Darnestown
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122 reviews 122 reviews
40 attraction reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

At the end of our two week safari we came to the Tok Tokkie Trail, met our guide for these three days and two nights and started off onto the dunes. Our first day was a short one, just the late afternoon ending in our first camp where we got to see what our 'room' looked like for the night.... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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69 reviews 69 reviews
56 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We did a four day hike there. Sleeping under the stars. :-) That was a great experience. Silence, wonderful landscapes, great night skies.

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Formby, United Kingdom
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193 reviews 193 reviews
57 attraction reviews
209 helpful votes 209 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We camped in the family hideout campsite , a special place just us and a lovely ablution block. The campsite is isolated and the clear skies are fantastic no light pollution, just peaceful. We stayed 2 nights and enjoyed their 4 wheel drive track a chance to see the scenery in changing light magnificent at the ends of the day.... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Namibian Horse back Safaris are an excellent company that made our week so very special. Run by Meagan and Andrew Gillespie - who went out of their way to give us all a once in a lifetime experience. The horses were fantastic and well paired to each rider. Wolwedans Boulders camp is spectacular and the landscape riding out is vast,... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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145 reviews 145 reviews
70 attraction reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Like nothing I've ever seen, the colors and shapes are breathtaking. It's hot as it is desert. We spotted zebras, springboks, oryx, and birds. Spectacular

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