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Skeleton Coast Holidays
The barren windswept Skeleton Coast is amongst the most unusual and dramatic coastlines in the world. Covering an area of two million hectares along the northern Namibian coastline, it is named after the numerous shipwrecks and giant whale skeletons that litter the wild, eerie and desolate landscape. There is rich bird and sea life including cape fur seal colonies and inland desert elephants, oryx, giraffe, brown hyeana and lion can all be seen.
12 hours 30 minutes via Johannesburg
GMT +2 hours
Not required for UK passport holders
Yellow fever certificate required if arriving from an endemic area
Best time to travel
April - October
The best time to visit Namibia is between April and October, the days are warm and sunny and rainfall at a minimum. The wet season arrives in December and generally runs through until March.
Our experts can tailor-make the perfect holiday to suit your individual requirements, however, if you need inspiration or a starting point, below are some of our suggested trips and experiences:
Nights: 11 | from £4,720pp
Experience the contrasting textures, colours and captivating landscapes of Namibia on a journey through the highlights of the country, from vast orange... Find out more
Holiday type: Tailor-made
Safari & Wildlife | Adventure & Culture
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The whole trip worked wonderfully smoothly and we felt it was simply the best holiday we have ever been on- which is high praise as we have travelled broadly all over the world.
- TA, Somerset