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Skeleton Coast

Discover many shipwrecks in the dunes

Skeleton Coast in Namibia got its name from the many shipwrecks that ended up here. Many of them are now in the dunes, having run aground due to the mist and many treacherous rocks along the coast.

Remarkably, some shipwrecks lie deep in the sand dunes. Many ships have been wrecked here in the treacherous mist and the rocks here and there.

Most deserted part of Namibia

This immense area in northwestern Namibia is one of the most deserted places in Africa. A tour to the Skeleton Coast is a real adventure.

Mobile safari

It is possible to go on a mobile safari. You travel in jeeps and pitch your tent at the end of the day. This is real adventure.

The cook prepares food for you. While you are amazed at the extinct space around you. This is also one of the best places to take a look at the sky. Star gazing is wonderful at the skeleton Coast

Animals of the Skeleton Coast

A striking number of wild animals live in this large desert. Think brown hyenas, foxes and thousands of sea lions. But much more.

Combination with Sossusvlei and Deadvlei

The trip can easily be combined with the more popular areas such as Sossusvlei and Deadvlei. The best tip is to take your time. These vast areas are unique in the world. 

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