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Coastways Safaris - Pomona & Bogenfels Tour

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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Luderitz, Namibia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When in Luderitz the two absolute musts are Kolmanskop, Pamona & the most spectacular Bogenfels Arch. A photograhys dream & very interesting history of the area. We have waited a long time to see the Bogenfels Arch & we certainly were not disappointed. Words or...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

What an excellent and well executed and informative trip. The scenery is awesome and the information offered is of high standard. Lunch is included and consisted of schnitzel and kartoffelsalat and bread with cold meats. The history is astonishing and the guides well informed and...More

1  Thank XeniaCapeTown
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

Great day out for the family to history sites in the diamondfields. Permit required. All organized with the friendly staff off coastways tours. Bogenfel arch an unbelievable site. A must do!!! Tour guides where very informative to explain the history of this remarkable diamond fields....More

2  Thank Annette P
Reviewed June 10, 2018

This tour was outstanding. We booked the tour in person, you will need to present some kind of identification when booking - we used our passports. To do this tour the staff has to secure permits to travel into the "forbidden diamond area" - so...More

1  Thank jac222018
Reviewed July 5, 2017

The tour was very nice - guide explained everything. We stopped at several places and more than enough time to take photos. Water, cold drinks and beer supplied. Lunch was good, chicken schnitzel, cold meat, potato salad, cheese, tomato, cucumber, bread and drinks. BUT ladies,...More

2  Thank ngmooi
Reviewed January 13, 2017

This is incredible tour and tourgide! If you want to see how people lived in the past, listen to their stories and see ghost town you have to must do this tour! We really enjoyed a day spent there far away from city. Tourgide stopped...More

1  Thank Barbara W
Reviewed November 20, 2016

As others have mentioned, this tour is fantastic. Well organized, fascinating, and thoroughly enjoyable. There were numerous stops along the way to explore a number of ghost towns and other interesting points of interest. The Bogenfels arch has to be seen in person to fully...More

4  Thank netllama
Reviewed August 29, 2016

Most tourists visiting Luderitz, Namibia opt to visit Kolmanskuppe ghost town as it is close to town and can be done in a few hours. We ( family of 6 adults) opted to take a day tour with Coastways Tours, Luderitz to Pomona mine as...More

4  Thank Gerhard20132013
Reviewed July 22, 2016

Pomona and Bogenfels are two small mining ghost towns located deep in the Sperregebied. Coastways tours are the only tour operators that have access to this area, and advanced booking (1 - 2 weeks) for this tour is essential, since the appropriate permits need to...More

3  Thank W0r1d_Tv1182
Reviewed May 29, 2016

The Pomona / Bogenfels day tour is a must for every tourist in Luderitz. Booking ahead of time is essential as permits need to be acquired to enter the restricted mining area "Spergebiet". The tour starts of at 8:30 am, with your guide picking you...More

4  Thank Gerhardus D
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December 28, 2017|
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Pick up time is usually about 8am from your hotel & they get you back about 6pm. Sorry I don't know the cost.......
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Mad61Spain
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Thank you Christopher. I went last September but wasn't able to get on a tour. I had such an amazing trip with 'Trailfinders' that I plan to go again & hopefully do this trip, as Coastways are the only people allowed into... More
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