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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Bay Road, Luderitz, Namibia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I found out about Elizabeth Bay and Heinz through a recommendation on the TA forum. This tour was one of our favorite things that we did in Namibia! You cannot visit this area on your own so you need a guide! This tour is an...More

Thank Holly M
DuneDrives, Owner at Namib Offroad Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanx Molly for the nice review. It was but a pleasure having you on the tour and it I'm glad that you enjoyed your time in E-bay. Hope to see you on one of our desert trips in future?

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a day at Elizabeth Bay, and it was not enough, you need two days at least, there is so much to see, and from a photographers it is a minefield - excuse the pun. You have the houses to look round, which all...More

Thank cgmoo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a bonus! We were in Luderitz from Saturday night until Wednesday morning and although one needs 48 hours to secure a permit to visit Elizabeth Bay, Ute made it happen for us when we approached them on Monday. We were 2 South Africans and...More

Thank Corena
DuneDrives, Owner at Namib Offroad Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks guys. Lot of fun and laughter made the day special . Keep up the black powder:)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Heinz is a gatekeeper to one of Namibia’s most precious secrets. Getting into the Sperrgebiet (diamond mining area) is impossible without him. As a local from Luderitz, he has a close connection with the area and had much historical information to share. We must apologize...More

Thank Greg H
DuneDrives, Owner at Namib Offroad Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

People like you make it all worthwile :) I am really glad that you enjoyed it so much. Until next time, happy snapping.

Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

The tour was very interesting and my wife and I thoroughly enjoyed it. We got Kolmanskop thrown in, which was a bonus. Heinz, who led the tour, was very knowledgeable about the area and very interesting to talk to. We walked away after the tour...More

Thank GordonS1727
DuneDrives, Owner at Namib Offroad Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

Thanks a lot. You were great to have on the tour - hope you got all your shots :)

Reviewed September 1, 2018

Really a must if you are in Luderitz!! Heinz will bring you in places you cannot imagine. You will drive up and down on the dunes of the Namib desert. At the end of the day he will arrange a camp in "nothing" and will...More

Thank PFB1059
DuneDrives, Owner at Namib Offroad Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2018

Pierr, it was a pleasure having you and I am glad you enjoyed it. All the best!!

Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

Our Elizabeth Bay tour was Ace! Absolutely blew my partner and I away. Another level up from Kolmanskop. Our guide Heinz was great, super knowledgeable, very friendly and extremely easy going. He made our visit well worth it and a trip to remember! We would...More

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DuneDrives, Owner at Namib Offroad Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2018

Thank you for your positive review. You are welcome, and I hope to see you again in the future.

Reviewed June 27, 2018

Kolmanscop and Elizabeth Bay are incredible experiences and if you're going to Luderitz you already know that. Heinz adds tremendous value and insight to them. He is a lifelong resident of the are and knows all the history and where all the most interesting things...More

Thank Bruce J
DuneDrives, Owner at Namib Offroad Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2018

Thanks Bruce for choosing us. People like you make it all worthwile. Keep well.

Reviewed June 21, 2018

We were 9 people in our party and we all had an amazing one and a half day tour with Heinz. We found Heinz to be very knowledgeable about the area and he has a great sense of humor. Elizabeth Bay was fascinating and we...More

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DuneDrives, Owner at Namib Offroad Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2018

You guys were great - thanks for your visit - all our regards to DORIS in Villiers. :)

Reviewed June 10, 2018

This tour company was great. We booked the tour of Elizabeth Bay in person - the company has a office in the heart of downtown Luderitz. The staff was very accommodating when booking the tour. We got picked up from our Hostel - Luderitz Backpackers....More

Thank jac222018
DuneDrives, Owner at Namib Offroad Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2018

Thanks a million for joining us on the tour. Next time we do the Koichab overnight camping trip? Keep fine until then.

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robalveston
October 7, 2018|
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Response from PFB1059 | Reviewed this property |
The route is decided by Heinz inside the Namib Desert in the area of Koichab Dunes. Heinz is the only guide authorized to have tours in that area. The terrain is completely sand but Heinz will help you if you'll be in... More
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761Marina
August 31, 2018|
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Response from DuneDrives | Property representative |
Hi Marina. It is a 1/2 day trip into the diamond Sperrgebiet, visiting the E-bay ghost town and abandoned diamond mining plant. Possible sighting of a brown Hyena. Refreshments are included. It is a definite must for... More
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