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NamibRand Nature Reserve

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Unreal scenery

The dunes and pans are a unique wonder that should not missed in any trip to southern Africa. Be... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2018
University Heights, Ohio
One of the most beautiful places on earth!

Namibia on the whole was an eye-opener for us. We travel a lot but this is the first time we've... read more

Reviewed August 26, 2018
London, United Kingdom
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This reserve represents all facets of diverse desert landscapes.
Windhoek, Namibia
+264 61 223 926
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Reviewed September 10, 2018

The dunes and pans are a unique wonder that should not missed in any trip to southern Africa. Be aware the gates close at sunset to the camping area so be sure you are at camp by sunset.

Thank sanddsheppard
Reviewed August 26, 2018

Namibia on the whole was an eye-opener for us. We travel a lot but this is the first time we've visited a large country with a tiny population of less than 3 million. The NamibRand Nature Reserve is absolutely, gloriously beautiful. The intense colors, the...More

2  Thank planetaugust
Reviewed August 25, 2018

The NamibRand Nature Reserve is a few hours away from Swakopmund or Windhoek through a good road. When you arrive there, all worries with the heat or traffic vanish. The view is spectacular and the sense of vastness and void become very strong. Remember to...More

2  Thank Paulo Roberto P
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

WOW desert liver would be well serve in Namib Desert reserve, sunrise in dune 45 was delicious and Deadvlei is a pure pice of art. Don’t forget to wake up early.

3  Thank GuenonChienne
Reviewed August 18, 2018

If you are expecting to see a lot of wildlife this will likely be a disappointment. Even so, an interesting learning experience about the desert and how it can provide a living for the many creatures that call it home.

1  Thank Mike L
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

We did the Tok Tokkie Trails 3 day / 2 night hike through the NamibRand Nature Reserve in May and absolutely loved it. (It’s taken some time to write this review as I’ve been writing all my other Namibia reviews and Adventurous Flashpacker blogs in...More

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Reviewed July 31, 2018

Vast dunes of red dunes shaped by wind over eons. Its amazing that animals survive in this harsh environment, but they do. We took a Cessna flight over the area and it was SPECTACULAR! GO early when the light is just coming up to see...More

2  Thank ks358
Reviewed June 7, 2018

The Tok Tokkie Trail is an exquisite camping experience under only the stars, comparable to no other as walks across the desert are easy (nothing to carry except the water you need), the very erudite guide, Richardo, will tell you about insects, wildlife, minerals and...More

Thank voyageursde
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

The reserve is stunning. You will surely take the best landscape photo s. The Lodges in the reserve are also stunning, you just wat to stay in a Guide/Pilot room in summer. It feels as if you sleep in a Sauna, it is unbearable.

3  Thank GeorgeN1962
Reviewed November 29, 2017

Well run private game reserve in Namibia. Incredible landscapes with awesome vistas in the Namib desert.

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February 27, 2017|
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Response from Karel V | Reviewed this property |
Where you get in, is where you get out. It is a tour. No way to do it differently in my opinion
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December 13, 2016|
Response from ChrisTiane1415 | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry not being in a position to answer your question..... You will have to go directly on Google and check the offers you can find. There are camping places but not many. I didn't camp when I visited NamibRand !
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November 26, 2016|
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Response from andreasws2016 | Reviewed this property |
1) Yes it's possible if you are an absolute sucker for driving endless hours nonstop. No it's NOT recommended and no it's NOT worth it. To "really see" the Nature Reserve you have to go on (at least) one drive with them in... More