Swakopmund Coastal Expedition Day Tour

Embark on a coastal expedition that takes you from the charming town of Swakopmund to the birding haven of Walvis Bay, the mesmerizing dunes, and the enigmatic Moon Landscape. Discover the beauty, history, and natural wonders of Namibia’s coastline on this guided day tour.


  • City tour of Swakopmund
  • The RAMSAR wetlands site of the Walvis Bay Lagoon
  • Lunch at the Walvis Bay waterfront
  • Climb the dunes
  • Marvel at the view over the Moonlandscape
  • Coffee and cake at Goanikontes

Day 1: Swakopmund (Departure / End of Tour)

Begin your day of exploration as you’re picked up from your hotel in a comfortable 4×4 vehicle. The journey starts with a visit to Swakopmund, a vibrant coastal town filled with intriguing history and unique architecture. Discover the fascinating evolution of this quaint town as you explore its various historical buildings. Next, follow the coastal desert road to Walvis Bay, enjoying the stark beauty of the desert landscape. Arrive at the Walvis Bay lagoon, a RAMSAR wetlands site and a birding hotspot. Here, you’ll be treated to excellent birdwatching opportunities, including the chance to observe elegant flamingos. Lunchtime brings you to the rustic Walvis Bay waterfront, where you can savor a meal overlooking the bustling docks. After lunch, venture behind the coastal dunes, stopping for a dune climb that rewards you with breathtaking views over the desert and sea. The adventure continues eastward to the Moon Landscape, an otherworldly terrain that promises an unforgettable experience. Make a coffee break stop at Goanikontes before heading back to Swakopmund. Your day concludes as you’re dropped off at your hotel, having explored the very best highlights of the coast from Swakopmund in a single day. This private guided tour offers unlimited options for discovery, ensuring an unforgettable coastal adventure.


  • Collection and return in Swakopmund
  • Professional guide
  • Vehicle and fuel
  • Drinking water
  • Park entry fees
  • 24/7 in-country support


  • Meals and refreshments
  • Staff gratuities