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Pieta Dreyer wrote a review Feb 2020
Morningside, South Africa84 contributions6 helpful votes
It was hot an sunny... highly recommend a hat and sunblock, but what a breath taking view... remember there is no store or bar close by so ensure you stay hydrated in the landscape there were a restaurant... but it was a bit of a drive and we enjoyed lunch there.
Date of experience: April 2019
Travelvespa wrote a review Jan 2020
199 contributions51 helpful votes
This was special. The landscape was so perfect for photos. I shall visit this place again. Look at all the different life forms in the sand
Date of experience: January 2020
Christina K wrote a review Nov 2019
Swakopmund, Namibia8 contributions2 helpful votes
Once a big mountain range, erosion has reduced it to rolling, low-lying hills. For the past two million years, the Swakop River and its many tributaries flowed through this valley, giving it life and shaping the natural phenomenon you see today. According to geologists, the group of hills was pushed up through the earth’s surface about 500 million years ago. The area is a photographer’s heaven. On misty mornings, when the coastal fog penetrates between the hills, the valley can be described as ghostlike. But once the sun has risen high in the sky and the fog has dispersed, the lunar landscape can be seen in all its colours and contours. Be sure to spend some time at the lookout point. …
Date of experience: August 2019
Michael wrote a review Oct 2019
It was a perfect day to visit the replica of the moon in the Namib desert, the clear sky and cool morning wind contributed to a stunning view.
Date of experience: October 2019
VP62 wrote a review Sep 2019
Mission Viejo, California32 contributions24 helpful votes
This was a surprise trip in Namibia. I strongly recommend seeing this unusual and unique landscape. Well worth the time spent.
Date of experience: March 2019
1 Helpful vote