eco-tours & bicycle rentals
Our 2 hour tours depart daily from our office in the Swakopmund town center at 8h30, 11h00 & 14h30. Subject to availability.
Scenic Desert Tour (2 hours) - N$400pp (E-bike option - N$500pp)
What a thrill to be able to ride a bike up a dune... never could we have imagined it until the arrival of the fat bike! On our Scenic Desert Tour you take in the silence and breathtaking scenery of the oldest desert in the world while feeling the fresh coastal air and enjoying the thrill of cycling up and down Namibia's famous dunes. Guaranteed to excite and offer an unforgettable and unique cycling experience.
The scenic desert tour is around 12 - 14km long and includes cycling through the dry Swakop river bed and up and down stunning dunes. Although everyone appreciates the amazing scenery, a relative level of fitness and knowing how to ride a bicycle is required to fully enjoy this tour. For the unfit and inexperienced rider we recommend one of our other equally special tours.
Includes: Experienced guide, fat bike, helmet and water (we prefer if you bring your own reusable water bottle)
Tour Times: daily at 8:30, 11:00 and 14:30 (min 2 pax)
For the avid cyclist we offer an incredible 3.5hr Desert Tour for N$750pp (min 3 pax). Contact us by email or phone to book this tour.
"Old city" Swakopmund Tour (2 hours) - N$400pp (E-bike option - N$500pp)
On this Scenic Swakopmund Tour we cycle down memory lane past some of Swakopmund's historic buildings and landmarks to convey a feeling of how our charming town started and why Swakopmund is still one of Namibia's favorite places to visit. Min of 3 pax.
Includes: Experienced guide, fat bike, helmet & water (we prefer if you bring your own reusable water bottle)
Contact us by email or phone to book this tour.
E-bike Combo City and Desert Tour - 3 hours (N$700pp)
This tour is a 360 experience of Swakopmund and it’s surroundings! Combining our "Old City" Swakopmund Tour and Scenic Desert Tour, giving you a full view of both the city and surrounding desert area. We start off by riding down memory lane, passing some of Swakopmund's historic buildings and landmarks to give the visitor a feel of how our charming town started and why Swakopmund is still one of Namibia's most popular places to visit. We then head off into the dunes to take in the breathtaking scenery of the oldest desert in the world in a fully ecological way without noise or air pollution and even cycling up and down Namibia’s famous dunes from which you will enjoy once in a lifetime views of desert, sea and Swakopmund. On our way back we might encounter some camels in the Swakop riverbed.
Includes: Experienced guide, E-fatbike, helmet and water (we prefer if you bring your own reusable water bottle)
Tour Times: Mon to Sat 9:00-12:00 (min 2 pax)
Contact us by email or phone to book the 4 hour tour.
Sandwich Harbour Fat Bike Tour (full day, 7-8hrs) - N$2500pp (min 3 pax)
Experience the world famous “where the desert meets the sea” on a fat bike. Sandwich Harbour on the edge of the world heritage site, Sand Sea of Namibia, is one of the most special places in the world. The Fat Bike allows us to explore this amazing area in the most ecological and close to nature way, a once in a lifetime experience.
Itinerary: You will be collected from your accommodation in Swakopmund or Walvis Bay. We then transfer by 4x4 vehicle for about 40km from Walvis Bay along the coast heading to Sandwich Harbour, passing the Walvis Bay lagoon and salt pans, a bird sanctuary for flamingos, pelicans and many other birds. We setup base camp about 8km before the Sandwich Harbour lagoon, get our fat bikes ready and pack some snacks for an amazing 3 hour adventure bike trip along beach and dunes to the Sandwich Harbour lagoon. Stopping along the way for photos and water breaks. The cycle is about 3 hours and 16-18km. On return to base camp we enjoy some food and well deserved ice cold drinks.
This tour is low-tide dependent and therefore only offered on days where the tide is suitable. Contact us for exact dates and availability. Min of 3.
Includes: Experienced guide, park fees, pick up from accommodation, fat bike, helmet, water, light lunch & refreshments
Private tour rates: 2 pax (N$3500pp), 3 pax (N$2700pp), 4+ pax (N$2500pp)
Contact us by email or phone to book this tour.
All our tours are also offered on private basis, please contact us by phone or email to inquire about our private tour rates and availability.
RENT a Fat Bike
Make the most out of your stay in Swakopmund and rent a fat bike to cruise along the beach or explore the surroundings. N$380 (half day, 4hrs), N$500 (full day, 8h00 - 17h00)
Fat bike touring is the most ecological way to explore the desert's delicate habitat, because there is no noise or air pollution and the tyres' wider contact area means that the tacks are far shallower than even footprints.
RENT a City Bike
Explore Swakopmund on your own with one of our super comfortable city cruisers. N$120 (2hrs), N$180 (4hrs), N$250 (full day, 8h00 - 17h00)
Please contact us for fat bike and city cruiser rental rates.
Free Permits for entering the DOROB National Park can be obtained from the Ministry of Environment and Tourism, c/o Bismarck str. & Sam Nujoma Ave, Swakopmund, Tel: 064 - 404 576. We advise you to familiarize yourself with the information in the pamphlet that comes with the permit before entering the Park.