• 45min Quad bike tour ± 15km
• 90min Quad bike tour ± 30km.
• 1 Hour Quad Tour: 20 km guided tour (+/- 1 hour)
• 2 Hour Quad Tour: 38-55km guided tour (+/- 2 hours)
Fat Bike Tours
Tour 1: Scenic Desert tour, ±2hrs. (Min 2 People): This is a unique ‘must do’ Swakopmund experience. You get to experience the breathtaking scenery of the oldest desert in the world in a fully ecological way without noise or air pollution and even riding up along the top of Namibia’s famous dunes from which you will enjoy once in a lifetime views of desert, sea and Swakopmund.. This tour is for both the scenic appreciator and adrenalin seeking adventurist.
The scenic desert tour is around 12 – 14km long and includes cycling in town, through the dry river bed and up and down stunning dunes. Although everyone appreciates the amazing scenery, a relative level of fitness and cycling experience is required to fully enjoy this tour. For the unfit and unexperienced rider we recommend one of our other equally special tours.
Tour 2: “Old city” Swakopmund Tour, ±2hrs (Min of 3 people): On this Historic Swakopmund Tour we ride 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. Offered in German or English.
Tour 3: Low-tide Beach Cruise, ±2 hrs (Min of 2 people): The fat bike’s ballon-like tyres allow for almost effortless floating over pebbles and sand making it ideal for casually cruising below the high-tide mark on the beach at low-tide – bound to make anyone smile! Only offered during low tide. Contact us for the next tour date and time.
Pick up time (09h30 till 13h30) Includes: transfer, light lunch & safety gear
We offer lie-down or stand-up boarding. No experience is needed for either and 6 different slopes are included in the lie-down option. Speeds of up to 80km/h can be reached for the maximum adrenaline buzz. Stand-up sand boarding is snow boarding with a difference. Two slopes are on offer with various runs on either. Guaranteed to give smiles and to get the adrenaline pumping. An awesome full morning outing.
Pick-Up time from 09h00 throughout the day (weather permitting)
Includes: transfers & safety gear
This takes place daily, normally after the fog has lifted in the morning. Before taking off, an experienced Tandem Master will give full instructions on the procedures that will follow. Once in the plane you will enjoy a 35-minute scenic flight over the area climbing to 10,000 feet. After exiting the plane, a 30-35 sec at 220km/h free fall will follow before the parachute opens. Once under the canopy, another 5-8 minutes are enjoyed whilst descending to a tiptoe landing outside the club house. Tandem Skydiving in Swakopmund has a 100% safety record and guarantees enjoyment in the safest possible manner. Videos and Photos are available to document.
Pick-up time 08h00 till 12h30 Includes: transfers, drinks, & light lunch
Dolphins are found in this area all year round and the possibility of feeding friendly seals on board the boats as an experience never to be forgotten. This is a great way to see the ocean, marine and bird life in this area.
Living Desert Tour:
Pick-up time 08h00 till 12h30 Includes: transfers & refreshment
This half day desert tour concentrates on exploring the local dune-belt between Walvis Bay and Swakopmund. Come explore the Namib Desert and discover its many wonders. Namib, which means vast and empty, leaves images of total desolation to the onlooker. This is true to a certain degree, but the contrary, the life giving fog supports a wealth of fauna and flora. Come explore this wealth of life with us. Sidewinder Snakes, White Lady Spiders, Namaqua Chameleons, Dancing Lizards and much more can be seen. Excellent photographic opportunity.
Pick-up time 08h00 till 13h00 Includes: transfers,lunch,drinks & equipment
Shore or Boat options are available. Good catches can be expected all year round. The following species can be caught: Kabeljou, Steenbras, Barbel, Galjoen, Garrick and various sharks. Experienced skipper and guide on board.
Pick-up time: (10h00 and 15h00) Includes: transfers, traditional meal and something to drink
Tour to Swakopmund Damara, Herero, Ovambo sectors of the township (day or night trip) to experience the local Namibian traditional cuisine and culture of these tribes.
Mini Grand Prix: 1x qualifying round (+/- 10 rounds), 1 x race (15 min)
Times: 08h00 – 12h00 0r 16h00 – 19h00
Kayaking Scenic Tour:
Pick-up time: 06h45 – 13h30 Includes: scenic ride from Swakopmund down to Walvisbay, lunch, safety gear & transfers
Scenic drives starts in Swakopmund down to Walvisbay – stop over at Paaltjies and observe the bird life – from there you have a 4×4 drive out to Pelican Points where kayaking will take place for 2 hours. Kayak with Seals and play with the dolphins (not guaranteed). Catering for both inexperienced and experienced clients. Afterwards enjoy a lovely lunch (picnic) on the beach at the Pelican Point.
Pick-up 7h30 till 12h30 (weather permitting) Includes: transfers & safety gear
We offer an introduction to the world of free flight on the dunes with a qualified instructor. The ground training includes an outline of the equipment, general airflow patterns and safety procedures followed by flights from various markers off the 50m high dune.
Okakambe Trails has received its name from the native languages Herero and Shivambo where it means “HORSE”.
Okakambe Trails, is situated on the banks of the dry Swakopriverbed, 12 km outside Swakopmund, and was founded by Kathrin Schaefer Stiege eighteen years ago.
We at Okakambe Trails wish to bring Namibia and the living desert with all its beauty and space a bit closer to you, as on horse back one can experience some of the deserts wildlife which cannot be seen from a driving car. The desert offers a diversity of terrains, which can vary from dunes to sand and rocky plains to mountains and dry riverbeds.