Sossusvlei Scenic Flight and Day Stop

This scenic flight includes the scenic flight from Windhoek over Sossusvlei and a ground excursion into the dunes.

Embark on an unforgettable Sossusvlei Excursion as you venture into the heart of Namib-Naukluft Park, accompanied by your knowledgeable and trained guide. Prepare for a thrilling journey as you traverse approximately 60 kilometres of the park’s spectacular landscapes, with regular stops that promise breathtaking views and photo opportunities.

Your first stop is the iconic Dune 45, undoubtedly the world’s most photographed dune. Please take a moment to marvel at its striking beauty and snap some pictures that will capture the essence of this mesmerizing desert landscape. The golden hues and ever-shifting sands make this a sight you won’t miss.

A guided walk awaits for adventurous and healthy visitors, stretching approximately 2.6 kilometres, leading you to the fabled Dead Vlei. This must-do trek showcases the fascinating contrast between the bleached white clay pan and ancient trees’ dark, skeletal remains, creating an otherworldly tableau that seems frozen in time.

If you’re feeling particularly energetic and up for a challenge, opt for the exhilarating climb to the upper ridge of the Big Daddy Dune. From this elevated vantage point, you’ll be rewarded with sweeping vistas of the vast desert expanse, a panorama sure to leave you in awe.

After immersing yourself in the wonders of Sossusvlei, it’s time to return to the plane for your return flight to Windhoek, cherishing the memories and experiences gathered throughout this enriching 5½-hour excursion. The adventure may end, but the memories of your Sossusvlei expedition will undoubtedly stay with you for a lifetime.

  • A full day trip wiht ground transfer into Sossusvlei
  • On board water
  • Sossusvlei Airstrip Transfer
  • Sossusvlei Excursion
  • Breakfast basket in the Vlei
  • Lunch at Sossusvlei Lodge
  • Windhoek Transfers
  • Additional beverages and gratuities

 Enter the Namib-Naukluft Park with your own trained guide. Regular stops on the spectacular ±60-kilometer drive. At Dune 45, we make a stop to view the world’s most photographed dune. Further along, a gradual 2,6-kilometer round-trip guided walk up to Dead Vlei is a must for the healthy visitors. The more energetic can climb to the upper ridge of Big Daddy Dune. Explore Sossusvlei before returning to the Lodge approximately 5½ hours later.

Experience Sossuvlei and surrounding area from a bird’s eye view. Fly over Sesriem Canyon, Dune 45, Dune corridor, Devil’s claw, Deadvlei, Big Daddy, Sossusvlei, Elim Dune from where you will also see the well-known fairy circle and wildlife.