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Dune 7, Walvis Bay

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#4 of 12 in Parks in Erongo Region
Dune 7 stands as the highest sand dune in Namibia's coastal region on the edge of the Namib Desert. Walk on the sandy ridge and feel the power of gravity in this extremely arid climate as you observe the sea, sand, and salt with no vegetation around. A number of tour companies offer adventure tourism with quad bikes and monster truck rides, or you can try duneboarding. There is a restaurant and public restrooms in the vicinity. For travelers who use our international travel planner, Walvis Bay holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Dune 7 and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • The communal area at the bottom could do with some upgrading and better upkeep . Bins were very full and needed to be emptied . Appeared to be well used . However the noise from people picnicking at t...  more »
  • Daunting from the bottom but doable. Good facilities at the bottom and the dune provides plenty to do for smaller children and for a fun family activity . Area was clean. Climbing the dune was fun and...  more »
  • The wind will move it every day. Try your best to reach the top. Take plenty water with. It is not as easy as it looks. There are small shaded areas to rest/ picnic at the foot of the dune. Please kee...  more »
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