Sossusvlei in Style
• Sossusvlei • Dead Vlei • Sesriem Canyon
Be sure to include this major highlight in your Africa itinerary! One of the most pristine areas on Earth, the Namib Desert is a world of vast spaces, endless horizons, dramatic landscapes and jagged mountain heights. The largest private nature reserve in Southern Africa, the NamibRand Nature Reserve consists of 180,000 hectares of this unspoiled desert wilderness.
Days 1 & 2: Windhoek > Sossusvlei Board your light aircraft flight from Windhoek. Transfer to andBeyond Sossusvlei Desert Lodge. The 10 air-conditioned stone and glass desert villas are cradled against ancient mountains and designed to capture the splendour and solitude of the desert. Furnished in hues of the desert, they feature a private veranda, split-level bedroom, living room with fireplace, en suite glass-encased bathroom and outdoor shower. Villas are equipped with a stargazing skylight, discrete music system and well-stocked personal bar. Activities include nature drives, guided walks, quad-bike excursions, an excursion to the Sossusvlei dunes, Sesriem Canyon & Dead Vlei, stargazing from the in-house observatory, petrified dunes and sand rock art.
Escape the desert heat with a revitalising midday dip in the pool, fed by water from an underground spring. At sunset, animals are drawn to a nearby waterhole, enhancing desert sundowner drinks. A fine selection of wines from an impressive walk-in wine cellar complements the delicious meals.
Day 3: Sossusvlei > Windhoek After breakfast, transfer to the airstrip and depart for your light aircraft flight to Windhoek.
• Flights ex Windhoek (shared light aircraft transfers) • 2 nights' accommodation at andBeyond Sossusvlei Desert Lodge • 3 meals daily • Soft drinks, house wines, local brand spirits and beers, tea and coffee, refreshments on game drives • Laundry • Safari activities • Guided nature walks and quad bike excursions in the NamibRand reserve (subject to availability) • 1 excursion to Sossusvlei • Transfers to and from the lodge airstrip
Pricing (per person) $NZD
Departs Daily year round
Daily year round
Booking conditions Minimum 2 people
Minimum 2 people
Stay for 3 or more nights for a free helicopter flight!
Stay 3 or more nights and receive one free 45 minute scenic helicopter flight over the dunes of Sossusvlei. The offer is for one flight per full-paying adult, per stay. The offer is not valid July through August. Offer may only be booked on the 1 - 5 night rate and may not be combined with other offers or long-stay rates. Flights are weather dependent, and a minimum of two guests (maximum 5) is required for the flight to operate.