Skeleton Coast Cape Cross Seal colony Tour
We offer a light lunch in the desert, unique and quiet.
The Skeleton coast offers harsh desert conditions, unique plant life , like the tiny Lichens and plants sustained by fog alone, shipwrecks, jackals and thousands of seals can be viewed at a location Diego erected the first Cross, on his voyage in 1493 In his search for a route around Africa. A must see to view thousands of Cape Fur Seals.
Should you wish to see more Shipwrecks you must book the full day Shipwreck Tour as it goes another 200km further north.Itinerary
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we pass and learn about The Orania Desalinization Plant, who built it and why, then past Wlotska's Backen a local Holiday resort and how it came into being.
We stop and walk through the tiny lichens in a Lichen Field and learn about how they survive in these arid conditions.
Duration: 10 minutesStop At:
Zeila Shipwreck, Henties Bay Namibia
The Zeila shipwreck is close to the beach and we view it. Learn about its demise. Now a breeding ground for Cormoran
Duration: 10 minutesStop At:
Gallows monument, Henties Bay Namibia
Sadly the original Gallows Monument has been removed and a new one erected.. We learn about this historical fact
Duration: 5 minutesStop At:
Cape Cross Seal Reserve Namibia
We Visit The Diego Cross and notice a second Cross and learn the reasons. Then we walk through the thousands of Seals, baulking , feeding their young , on a boardwalk . They are so cute and interesting. One can take lots of close up pictures. Once done we slowly return home.
Duration: 20 minutesPass By:
Henties Bay, Henties Bay, Erongo Region
We back track through Henties Bay again and enjoy a light lunch along the way.
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Infants must sit on laps"
"Not recommended for travelers with back problems"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Most travelers can participate"
"We require a minimum of 2 participants tp start the tour, should this not be met, we will offer you another date or experience or a full refund."
"This tour is seldom cancelled due to bad weather, as it never rains, but we have sand storms, should we have to cancel or postpone the tour we will offer you another time slot/date, or experience or a full refund."
"Should you wish to make this a full day tour seeing more shipwrecks along the Skeleton coast please contact for pricing."
"Please advise us of any special dietary requirements and allergies on booking"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
Horário de Início:
Duração: 4 Hours
Ponto de partida:
Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up at any accommodation establishment along the coast. Please send us the name of your place of stay at time of booking.
We also pick up and drop off at the Walvis Bay airport.Ports
Cancelamentos e reembolsos:
- Walvis Bay Port, 2FWR+CFH, Unnamed Road, Walvis Bay, Namibia
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.