Ranked #8 of 17 activities in Swakopmund
An enlightening journey through the ancient canyons of the Moon Valley, one of the most fascinating areas of the Namib...
An enlightening journey through the ancient canyons of the Moon Valley, one of the most fascinating areas of the Namib Desert. Let us take you back millions of years to when these badlands were formed. Learn the intrinsic value of the desert flora to the indigenous people who once roamed Southern Africa. Discover the medicinal and nutritional use of desert adapted flora, and delve into the secrets of the Welwitschia mirabilis. We show just how nature adapted to survive under these harsh conditions buy unfolding many hidden secrets of desert adapted flora and the creatures that use these for their own survival. This informative tour also looks into what we call "the future of the Central Namib," as we inform our guests about future industrial activities planned and already exist in the area, as Uranium mining and related industry is growing. This spectacular area is also home to some wildlife, and we might just spot Springbok, Ostrich, Klipspringer, European Bee-eater, Karoo Chat and others. Smaller creatures, such as chameleons and beetles call this home too.