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This area is best known for its sand dunes, which are often considered the highest in the world.
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Namib-Naukluft Park, Namibia
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Reviewed yesterday

What a world wonder.. absolutely amazing to visit and really a must do. Only shame is that tourists are ruining the place. These trees are fragile and when you see people climbing on them it just breaks your heart. Go there soon, who knows how...More

Thank MFSB
Reviewed 5 days ago

Sossusvlei is an iconic area of Namibia not to be missed. A nice paved road brings you in the Park where countless red sand dunes can be seen and escalated. Was very windy when we were there therefore the sand gets blown around. The end...More

Thank Marc B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really great place to visit - real desert and you feel like real Africa. Put it on your list. January is hot (110F 40C) but very dry.

Thank TravellerCT
Reviewed 1 week ago

make sure to bring plenty of water, a hat and some runners (seen a few people attempt it in flip flops and bare feet!)

Thank max_washedup
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved the dunes and the wildlife seen on the way to the dunes. I have never seen anything like it and i highly recommend a visit when in Namibia. We did Dune 45 (45km into the park) and then drove off road on the...More

Thank Phil A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In between the gates at Sesriem and up until the point where you can’t go any further, is around 60kms of sheer magnificence. Yes we all know that the attractions (Dune 45, Deadvlei etc) within Sossusvlei are amazing each to their own, but even driving...More

1  Thank Daniel D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the most incredible paces I have ever been in my life. There are regular shuttles to take you there from the car park but if you have a 4x4 and know what you are doing you can drive there yourself.

Thank scrizzle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The place is as you see in photos, desolate, dramatic and very orange. The landscape is so different than anything you might have seen. It's sand dune after sand dune. And Dead Vlei is amazing too. We also saw some wild life which was unexpected.

Thank Rocket_Singh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful sandy dunes, suggestive landscape, one of the most interesting place in Namibia. To do not miss out! Very hot! Try to go early in the morning!

Thank Eleonora P
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

A fantastic place the dunes the colors the whole area is stunning a must is climbing dune 45 and driving through doodsvlei a awesome experience and wonderful place

Thank madiesel
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Shaka1
29 June 2017|
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Response from Miekejane08 | Reviewed this property |
I agree about Swakopmund. It's a must. The roads from Swakop to Sossos is at the moment very bad, but to get there, you have to travel on the dirt, so be very careful. Book ahead of time otherwise you will be in trouble... More
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garyjune56
13 May 2017|
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Response from RicotheGreat | Reviewed this property |
Hi, no.. If you enjoy the desert you will love it
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darrensunley
25 January 2017|
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Response from stefanmrw | Reviewed this property |
hello, well i wouldnt recommend to do it in one day from swakop, since you cant drive that fast on the gravel roads.. so I would at least calculate two or 3 days.. 2 for the driving and one in the dunes. good luck! and no... More
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