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Living Desert Adventures

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Swakopmund, Namibia
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Great experience!

After seven years we participated in this tour for the second time. Chris Nell explains with great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MartinGroth
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Hamburg
Fantastic .. an absolute msut

Chris and Nico make this desert adventure so special. They are both so enthusiastic and very... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
770carol
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Cape Town, South Africa
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Travellers talk about
“living desert” (18 reviews)
“white lady” (10 reviews)
“guide chris” (5 reviews)
LOCATION
Swakopmund, Namibia
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"morning tour"
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"range rover"
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"his passion"
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"all ages"
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"living creatures"
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"high dunes"
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"plant life"
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"desert adventure"
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"an absolute"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After seven years we participated in this tour for the second time. Chris Nell explains with great enthusiasm, a great sense of humour and a deep knowledge the interdependences in the desert, tells about the small animals that you normally hardly get to see. The...More

Thank MartinGroth
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Reviewed May 6, 2018

Chris and Nico make this desert adventure so special. They are both so enthusiastic and very knowledgeable.. It is so exciting to learn more about the desert and the creatures that make it their home.

Thank 770carol
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Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

Had great knowledgeable and friendly guides. Interesting and fun. Recommended with or without kids. My 4 year old wasn’t to interested in some things but had loads of fun.

Thank Ryan N
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Reviewed April 25, 2018

I took the tour and had a great time and learned so much about the desert surrounding Swakopmund. There are many small animals that are a part of the biodiversity.

Thank Chris S
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Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

It's quite a unique experience, really helped us to look at the desert under a different angle, those dunes are full of life which adapted to the environment in a variety of ways. Children were particularly excited about spiders, snakes, birds and chameleons. There are...More

Thank inlimako
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

The chance to learn and understand more about the small creatures living in the desert was incredibly enjoyable and entertaining. Our tour guide provided an engaging and humorous bilingual (German/English) presentation, and we meet other travellers from a wide variety of backgrounds and ages. I...More

Thank Ian V
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Reviewed February 6, 2018 via mobile

Guides very knowledgeable, have incredible eyesight - spotted spiders and Gecko nest from 10m away. Dunes are absolutely stunning

Thank Louis V
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Reviewed December 19, 2017 via mobile

We took the afternoon tour with our guide, Nico. He collected us from our hotel and picked up another family. We got the moon landscape tour of the Welwitschias. It was incredible scenery. We learned a lot about the desert and the flora that survive...More

Thank Monde S
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Reviewed December 9, 2017

The morning tour starts with lowering the tyre pressure from the 4WD trucks. Than a lively explanation of things I had seen, but not known why. In the mean time two guides searched for animals. We saw all the five small ones today, and had...More

Thank huys25
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Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

Besides the breathtaking landscape the tour goes through, the guides are real entertainers. Funny, informative and interesting. If you are a visitor this is a must-do!

Thank CptFlatspot
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Jolie J
April 21, 2017|
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Response from Chris N | Property representative |
Hi We don't do Sandwich Harbor, just the dunes around Swakopmund Below is extra information concerning the Living Desert tour. Please read very carefully Our Living Desert Tour “ little 5” is a exciting educational tour... More
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sarie199
February 1, 2017|
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Response from Chris N | Property representative |
Hi Please send me a email and I will give you all the info you need. Regards Chris
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bhaverhals
February 5, 2015|
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Response from Chris N | Property representative |
Hi Contact me via E mail which you will find if you google Living Desert Adventures and I will give you all the info you need. Regards Chris
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