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Though this is the country's most well-known mountain, at 180 meters it isn't the tallest.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very beautiful place with very friendly staff...the walk through the rocks is really beautiful...I liked everything about this place.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank everestadams
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in Spitzkoppe campsites for 2 nights and thus could explore the area quite a lot but still haven´t got through everything. There´s so much to see. You can climb many rock formations where you´ll meet no people at all. We only found the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 10, 2019

Spitzkoppe is a group of bald granite peaks in the Namib Desert. The highest outcrop (Gross Spitzkoppe) is 1,728 m and is also known as the Matterhorn of Africa because of its pointy peak. The peaks stand out dramatically from the flat surrounding plains and...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Julie C
Reviewed July 10, 2019 via mobile

We were 11 people on road trip through Namibia. We stopped here from Rehoboth on our way to Hentiesbaai. This was one place I wanted to see. So worth it! We spent just 2 hours there and we all agreed that we must go back...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank elmien32
Reviewed July 1, 2019 via mobile

Just a bunch of rocks and Ricky outcrops...... riding spectacularly out of the desert. We camped here for 2 nights. It’s worth it to sit and watch the sunrise hitting spitzkoppe To feel the utter peace and quiet at sunset. You cannot absorb the utter...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank 722kylieg
Reviewed May 1, 2019

We did a tour with a guide from the local community who provided excellent explanations on the site and the community taking care of the site

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank FSTrip17
Reviewed April 30, 2019 via mobile

We went to Spitzkoppe as part of a tour. We didn't hike to the top but we did go on a guided tour of the Bushmen art and surrounding area. Gorgeous art, stunning scenery. Make sure you wear good walking shoes, wear a hat, slather...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Z4725SLjenniferm
Reviewed April 22, 2019

Due to our close family history to Spitzkoppe we like stopping there, but always bit on our teeth because of NWR as although mother nature created this breath taking place, NWR has nothing positive to add to the experience in my opinion. As per usual...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Footer062
Reviewed April 14, 2019

Although you see many similar "spitzkoppe" formations all over the Damaraland region...there is something magical about going here. The campsites are very private and very neat! They could build a few new braai's though! The toilets are quaint...the way it should be. The total quiet...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Larni V
Reviewed April 11, 2019

The 2 nights spend at Spitzkoppe was fantastic. In the evening with the sun come over the spitzkoppe it change color to yellow orange over the background. We braai and had a little of rain also in the desert. The showers is also very nice...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JurieJohannesJacobs
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joliej2014
June 5, 2017|
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Response from asiergasta | Reviewed this property |
It is definitely worth a stop there, although it's a shame not to stay for sunset, as it would be the most spectacular one in Namibia.
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Craig S
January 22, 2017|
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Response from Ludek S | Reviewed this property |
Hi sorry for the late reply.No problem with 2WD car.There are gravel roads but in a good condition.We stayed here for two nights and it was great.
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