Although they are not the reason that the area got its name, the myriad of shipwrecks dotted along the beaches of the Skeleton Coast are nonetheless a reminder of why passing along the coast was feared by mariners for many generations. Hauntingly beautiful and photogenic, these shipwrecks are a must-visit for people staying in the area.
As one makes their way through the vast expanses of the Skeleton Coast, they may see the figure of one or more giant pachyderm approaching over the horizon. These desert adapted elephants are one of Namibia’s most captivating sights and your guides will tell you more about their lifecycle and how they have adapted to the harsh, dry environment. …Read more
The best way to appreciate the majesty of the Skeleton Coast is to take a scenic low-level flight over it. Your pilot will point out the various geographical features you pass over, as well as spot a huge variety of animals with their eagle eyes as you fly low over the endlessly shifting sands. A truly memorable experience and one not to miss out on. …Read more