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Guided Tours in Namibia

3 Day Sossusvlei Tour

This magical 3 day Sossusvlei Tour takes you to Namibia's most iconic and oldest desert in the world including; Dead Vlei, Sesriem Canyon walking trails, nature drives & the Marble Mountain.

Join our 3 day Sossusvlei Tour for an unforgettable journey through Namibia's most picturesque landscapes, a photographer's dream. On this tour we lead you through the Namib desert and show you the main attractions & adventures without joining a lengthy safari, great for travelers looking to visit Sossusvlei on in a short time frame. Enjoy a desert excursions to some of the highest and oldest sand dunes on earth and visit the white clay pan, Dead Vlei.

Spend the night at our lodge in the Namib desert, the Namib Naukluft Lodge or the Soft Adventure Camp enjoying endless vistas of the desert and Naukluft Mountains. On our Namibian tour we also take you to the Marble Mountains on a nature drive for an extraordinary view this beautiful region with a great chance of spotting a wild oryx, springbok, ostrich or smaller animals including reptiles and beetles. With some luck you might also spot mountain zebra, leopard, hyena and desert foxes known to roam the region around the vlei. Make the journey to Namibia worth while and don't miss out on this unique gem of Southern Africa by booking our 3 day Sossusvlei Tour.

TOUR DEPARTS AT 14H00 OR 13H00 (During Namibian wintertime)


  • The Namib Desert, known as the oldest & driest desert on earth
  • Early morning excursion into Sossusvlei
  • View the most beautiful sunrise, painting the dunes with deep reds, apricot & purple
  • Oryx's can be spotted wandering the reserve
  • Short drive & walking excursion into the Dead Vlei
  • Picnic under the Camelthorn trees
  • Visit the gaping Sesriem Canyon
  • Afternoon nature drive to the magnificent Marble Mountain

This tour is also available in a 4 day version.
If you prefer not to drive from Windhoek to Sossusvlei, we also offer a fly in tour called the 3 Days Sossusvlei by Air


Most Meals Included

3 Day
Small Bus

Day 1 - Namib Desert - (app. 240 - 270km)
We depart Windhoek or Swakopmund and travel into the Namib Desert filled with monumental dunes and ever-changing colours and known as the oldest and driest desert on earth; nevertheless it supports a vast diversity of adapted fauna and flora.
Optional activities at our lodge consist of scenic nature drives and marvellous walking trails.
Standard Tour: Soft Adventure Camp
Superior tour: Namib Naukluft Lodge

Day 2 Namib Desert
The Sossusvlei area is best experienced at sunrise when the new light paints the dunes and desert plains into a variety of deep reds, apricot & purple, a photographers dream! Today we travel into the heart of the Namib Desert with the highest sand dunes on earth at Sossusvlei. We stop at a few major attractions in the majestic yet tranquil Sossusvlei & visit the surreal Dead Vlei on foot. We enjoy a picnic lunch under the Camelthorn trees, before travelling back to our lodge via the gaping Sesriem Canyon. By afternoon we take a nature drive to the magnificent Marble Mountain, where you can enjoy a sundowner drink (drinks not included in rate).
Standard Tour: Soft Adventure Camp
Superior tour: Namib Naukluft Lodge

Day 3 Return to Windhoek / Swakopmund (app. 260 - 270km)
After a leisurely breakfast we return to Windhoek or Swakopmund, where we are dropped off at our accommodation of choice and where our adventure comes to an end.

Rates quoted per person sharing

3 Day Sossusvlei Guided Tour

Depart Windhoek
IN ZAR 01 Jul - 31 Oct'19 01 Nov - 30 Jun'20
01 Jul - 31 Oct'20
Standard Tour R7,950 R7,950 R8,350
Superior Tour R8,950 R8,950 R9,400
Depart Swakopmund
Standard Tour R8,950 R8,950 R9,350
Superior Tour R9,950 R9,950 R10,400
*Single supplements applicable to single travelers
Requires minimum 2 people to operate


  • Tour in a small group (2 to 8 passengers) with an English speaking driver/guide
  • Transport in a 4x4 Landcruiser or Double Cab, Landrover or a VW Microbus – all with air-condition.
  • Accommodation
  • 2x Breakfasts, 1x Lunch, 2x Dinners
  • Sossusvlei Excursion
  • Sunset drive to the marble-mountains.
  • Park-entrance-fees
  • Porterage
  • Still and sparkling water on board the vehicle.


  • International Flights
  • Visas
  • Drinks
  • Optional excursions/activities
  • Personal insurances
  • Tips
  • Personal items


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