"It’s carved out of the dunes between the Namib Desert and the ocean, and the breezes blowing off the Atlantic bring cooler temperatures here than inland. But for me Swakopmund is more about old buildings, desert and adventure than beaches "

Roxanne Reid

Swakop fact

Calm and peaceful town by the coast in Namibia. Offering a touch of ocean breeze and desert sand dunes heat, it’s a place where the Namib desert and Atlantic Ocean collide for the man to enjoy.

Popular activities

  • boat cruise, marine tour
  • Desert excursion
  • Scenic desert bike tour
  • Cycling township tours
  • Camel desert rides
  • Sky diving

How to get there

  • Road transfers, Tared road
  • air