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We really enjoyed this trip. You need to get a permit from the NWR office, the one in Swakopmund is open from 8 - 5. The road quickly turns into a gravel track so you need a 4 x 4. The route is easy to...More
The area where these welwitschia lives looks like a desert, but these plants still live there for centuries. They survive with the moisture of the ocean that comes with the wind. It looks like another planet. You need a permit to visit this area and...More
Get your permit from the office in town above NWR and set off, the route is not particularly well signposted and the beacons are quite small but that is all part of the challenge. If you don't want to do the whole trip you can...More
This is a magic place to visit especially if you have a vehicle. You rarely see other vehicles and you have the whole desert to yourself. You need to buy a permit, which costs $50N per person. The chances are no one will check but...More