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Namibia Sights

Swakopmund Dunes

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Updated 12/03/2014

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Though you may have already visited higher or more visually stunning dunes, the Swakop dunes have the unique distinction of being the subject of a truly fascinating tour that introduces visitors to the numerous—and normally invisible—creatures thriving in this surreal ecosystem. Both Chris Nel, the operator of Living Desert Namibia tours and Tommy Collard, of Tommy's Tours, are passionate and well-informed characters who tend to leap out of 4x4s to catch the desert's

perfectly camouflaged lizards, geckos, and snakes. A visit here is a unique, educational, and often humorous experience.

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Swakopmund, Namibia

Updated 12/03/2014


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