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Get the shuttle in. Don't try & drive in, we saw so many 4*4 stuck in the sand. The shuttle is cheap & really fun! The driver goes fast & its fun holding on. This place is simply incredible, get there as early as possible...More
A stunningly beautiful vei situated at the base of the Big Daddy dune. It is maybe 1.5km walk in mainly soft sand from the 4x4 parking area. It is not particularly steep but quite hard going when it gets hot...the earlier in the day the...More
This is one of the places on my bucket list and my only regret is not having visited earlier. Seeing the old dead trees against the red dunes and white clay is truly otherworldly. The vlei is about 1.1 km away from the parking lot...More
A dried up lake bed with hardened clay surface surrounded by 900 year old trees preserved in the dry desert heat. Surrounded by fantastic dunes.
A bit of a hike but well worth it.
Really something to see.
I am afraid that is not enough information for a good answer. How much time to visit what? Deadvlei? An hour.... But I suppose you mean more? We spent two weeks for a tour in the northern half of the country and our... More
I am afraid that is not enough information for a good answer. How much time to visit what? Deadvlei? An hour.... But I suppose you mean more? We spent two weeks for a tour in the northern half of the country and our springtime was perfect for it
You can drive a regular car/sedan all the way to where the pavement ends, at which point you will have to park at the parking area there and take one of the free 4x4 shuttles the rest of the way to the Deadvlei parking area.