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3 Day Sossusvlei Safari

Tour Details

3 Day Sossusvlei Safari


Embark on an evocative excursion into the world’s oldest desert when you visit SossusvleiNamibia with Springbok Atlas. Our Sossusvlei tour will allow you to experience the astonishing contrasts of the Namib, including the white clay pan of Sossusvlei and its surrounding spectacle of sand dunes. The world’s oldest desert is harsh and rugged in landscape and climate, yet so delicate and exquisite in its support of fragile life.

Visit the country’s top desert attractions when you book a Namibia desert safari with us. From your accommodation in a Sossusvlei desert lodge on the edge of the Namib-Naukluft National Park, you’ll have the opportunity to view unique desert-adapted animals that roam the dry valleys and star-shaped dunes of the area.

Safari Includes!

Breakfast, dinner each day.


 Return transfers to and from hotels/airport in air-conditioned mini-bus or similar.


Entry fees to all areas stipulated.

Services of a Professional Safari Guide.


Safari Excludes!

Services not mentioned in the program.

Entrance fees to areas not included in the tour program or mentioned.

Porterage fees at airport or hotels (can be included when reservation is made).

Items of a personal nature.

 All Visa costs and applications.

Tour Highlights

  • Khomas Hochland
  • Spreetshoogte Pass
  • Sossusvlei and Sesriem Canyon
  • Nature drive on a private farm bordering the Namib Dune Belt

Day 1,Windhoek - Namib Desert

You will be met at your hotel at approximately 14h00 (during Namibian wintertime – 13h00). Depart from Windhoek and travel to the Küpferberg Pass. We drive through cattle farm land and hilly landscapes with splendid views of fertile valleys.

Our journey continues via the scenic and steep Spreetshoogte Pass. Enjoy an undisturbed view from the top of one of the steepest passes in Namibia! A comfort stop will be made at the small settlement of Solitaire, before continuing to the beautifully set private nature reserve, :NamNau Habitat, which hosts a variety of desert adapted game like Springbok, ostrich, earth wolf, bat-eared fox and many more. [Dinner]

Alternatively: SWAKOPMUND – NAMIB DESERT You will be met at your hotel at approximately 14h00 (during Namibian wintertime – 13h00). Depart from Swakopmund and travel via Walvis Bay, Namibia’s largest commercial port. We might collect additional guests at the Walvis Bay lagoon, before continuing through the Namib Naukluft Park, which is considered to be the largest conservation area in Namibia. We drive past the Vogelfederberg and travel through the Kuiseb and Gaub Passes before arriving at the small settlement of Solitaire, for a comfort stop.

Arrive in the late afternoon at the private nature reserve, :NamNau Habitat, which hosts a variety of desert adapted game like Springbok, ostrich, earth wolf, bat-eared fox and many more. [Dinner]

Day 2,Namib Desert

Enjoy early morning coffee and tea before departing for Sossusvlei, a fascinating world of ecology and unearthly geography. The route travels along the Tsauchab dry riverbed, which has found a way through the dunes until it reaches the vivid white clay saltpan, called Sossusvlei.

After a good rainy season, approximately every 7-10 years, the Tsauchab River runs in full flood and fills the Vlei with water, offering sensational scenery with prolific birdlife. The early morning sun offers spectacular pastel colours in the star-shaped dunes. The first stop will be at Dune 45 before continuing to Sossusvlei

Climb one of the dunes – there are plenty – and you might be overwhelmed by the sight of the dynamic and living desert! Breakfast will be served as a picnic under one of the shady camel thorn trees. Afterwards, walk over patches of dunes until you reach the base of the ‘Dead Vlei’, another pan where water once flowed, but all that remains today are the skeletons of trees.

Visit the rugged Sesriem Canyon before returning to the lodge for lunch. In the afternoon join a guided nature drive to the ‘marble mountain’ (drinks for own account) or relax on your veranda and enjoy a spectacular sunset. [Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner]

Day 3,Namib Desert - Windhoek

After a healthy breakfast, depart for Windhoek, travelling via the Remhoogte Pass, which boasts a variety of vegetation. It’s also possible to travel via the Spreetshoogte Pass, depending on weather and road conditions.

Arrive in Windhoek at approximately 12h30. [Breakfast] Alternatively: NAMIB DESERT - SWAKOPMUND After a healthy breakfast, depart to Swakopmund, travelling via the Gaub & Kuiseb Passes. You will pass Namibia’s largest Nature Reserve, the Namib Naukluft Park, and an internationally renowned desert research station at Gobabeb (not accessible to the public).

We travel past the Vogelfederberg and will drive through Walvis Bay, Namibia’s largest commercial port, before arriving in Swakopmund at around 12h30. [Breakfast]

Namib Naukluft Lodge

Set in a stunning 25 000 hectare private nature reserve bordering the world-renowned Namib Naukluft Park, this lodge offers a great desert experience that is unique, peaceful and nature-loving.

Additional Info

  • Duration : 3 Days/2 Nights
  • Single Person: NAD POA p.p
  • P.P. Sharing : NAD POA p.p
  • Location : Namibia

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+27 11 782 1833