namibia sossusvlei sand dunes

Namibia's dunes are the highest in the world

It's an incredible experience to watch sunset and sunrise over the dunes in Namib-Naukluft Park.

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Sossusvlei Dunes Extension

Explore a Legendary Landscape from a Beautiful Wilderness Lodge

Trip Details at-a-Glance

Cost From: $3595  
Length: 5 days
Arrive: Windhoek, Namibia
Depart: Windhoek, Namibia
Lodging: 3 nights deluxe safari camp, 1 night hotel
Meals: Meals as indicated (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
Activity: Safaris, Wildlife & Natural History, Walking
Trip Level: 4WD gameviewing, nature walks
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Visa Requirements

A visa is not required for U.S. citizens visting Namibia.

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Choosing the Right Trip

We work hard to help you choose the right trip for you, paying attention to your individual interests, abilities, and needs. If you have questions about the level of comfort or any of the activities described in this itinerary, please contact us.

The Namib Desert, utterly unlike any other place on earth, is the oldest on the planet, a sea of red sand sculpted into fantastic dunes. Your days are filled with early morning 4WD excursions to the magnificent Sossusvlei dunes and the vlei itself, the dry riverbed of the Tsauchab River, along with afternoon excursions to explore the desert landscape and its unique flora and fauna. Accommodations are at Little Kulala, a luxurious desert wilderness retreat with a magical atmosphere, and the Olive Grove Guesthouse in Windhoek.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1
Windhoek, Namibia / Sossusvlei Dunes

Arrive at the Windhoek International Airport, where you are met for transfer the Olive Grove Guesthouse for overnight...meals on your own

Days 2-4
Sossusvlei Dunes / Namib-Naukluft Park

Transfer to the airport for your charter flight to Little Kulala Camp, set next to the awesome Sossusvlei Dunes of Namib-Naukluft Park. These celebrated dunes tower 1,000 feet from the acacia-dotted desert pans and their intense red-orange color is picturesque in the morning and evening light. The Namib Desert, utterly unlike any other place on earth, is the oldest on the planet, a sea of red sand sculpted into fantastic dunes. Namib-Naukluft Park offers an extraordinary range of desert habitats that shelter ostrich, springbok, oryx, and baboon, as well as the endangered Hartmannís zebra, a prime example of desert adaptation. Your days are filled with early morning 4WD excursions to the magnificent Sossusvlei dunes and the vlei itself, the dry riverbed of the Tsauchab River, along with afternoon excursions to explore the desert landscape and its unique flora and fauna. Optional balloon safaris, at extra cost, offer incredible views of Sossusvlei, with its soft hues of pink and gold. Overnights at Little Kulala...BLD each day

Day 5
Windhoek

Morning flight by scheduled charter from Sossusvlei to Windhoek...B

Extension Cost

Prices valid for Peak Season June 15-October 31, 2015
Please call for non-peak season costs.

$3595 per person, double occupancy
Single supplement: $695
Internal airfare: Included

Prices are subject to change according to the South African Rand rate at the time of travel

Please note: a 50% non-refundable deposit is required for this extension.


Prices are not guaranteed until services are confirmed.
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Extension Cost Includes:

  • Internal charter airfare (Windhoek/Sossusvlei round-trip)
  • Accommodations
  • Meals as indicated (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
  • Soft drinks and house wine at Little Kulala
  • Activities as indicated
  • Services of guides
  • Airport transfers
  • Laundry service at camp

Extension Cost Does Not Include:

Meals not specified (BLD), airport departure tax, items of personal nature, optional gratuities to lodge staff, transfer agents, drivers, and guides, additional hotel nights or extra costs that may be necessitated by airline schedule changes.

Olive Grove Guesthouse

Olive Grove Guesthouse

Day 1 (1 night), Windhoek, Namibia

In a quiet residential area within walking distance from the shops and markets of Windhoek's city center lies this cozy hotel. Each of its inviting ...
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Little Kulala Camp

Little Kulala Camp

Days 2 to 4 (3 nights), Namib-Naukluft Park, Namibia

A luxurious desert retreat with a magical atmosphere, Little Kulala is situated in the private Kulala Wilderness Reserve, gateway to Namibia’s ...
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Note: Listed above are our signature accommodations for this trip. Although it is highly unlikely, we may make substitutions when necessary.