Fishing Tours and Safaris
Day tours, fishing trips and longer safaris

DAY TOURS
 NAMIB DESERT TOUR

Half or full day tour, driving up the Swakop river ravine to view historic places, a variety of desert plants, and the oasis at Goanikontes. Explanation of the geology / geomorphology of the area and the Moon Landscape, a visit to the famous Welwitschia Mirabilis, a possible visit to the abandoned Khan Mine and end the trip with a visit to the sand dunes.

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CAPE CROSS DAY TRIP

Drive north along the coast and see the holiday resort of Henties Bay before proceeding to the largest Cape fur seal colony on mainland beaches. Visit various salt pans along the way, view the lichen field at Wlotskas Baken, and the prolific bird life at Panther Head salt pan. A short visit to the abandoned Strathmore tin mines rounds off the trip.

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WALVIS BAY DAY TRIP

View the sand dunes between Swakopmund and Walvis Bay, and the holiday villages of
Dolfynstrand and Langstrand. See the flamingoes and pelicans on the Walvis lagoon on the way to Pelican Point, with its small seal colony.

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SPITZKOPPE DAY TRIP

A trip to the Namibian "Matterhorn" to view rock paintings in the Bushman's Paradise, buy semi-precious stones from the local "diggers" and enjoy the desert scenery. Duration +- 8 hours.

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GEOLOGICAL DAY TRIPS

Day tours include various itineraries and mineralisation such as the Desert geomorphology of the Swakop/Walvis littoral (beaches, dunes, river, Swakop terraces, gypsiferous plains, Inselberg topography and basement erosion); basement complex along the Swakop/Khan rivers (metamorphic, instrusives and mineralisation); mineral specimen collection (various calcitic rocks and minerals, including marble and aragonite, rose quartz, iron/ itaberites, tin/tantalum, staurolite crystals, metamorphic suite rock types, limited silica and alumino-silicate semi-precious); desert mineral tour (purchasing of semi-precious stones from the local "diggers" at Spitzkoppe and an Iceland Spar deposit). Duration +-8 hours.

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DESERT SUNDOWNERS

Drive to the dunes. See the sunset from the top of the sand dunes between Swakopmund and Walvis Bay. Oysters and champagne accompanied by snacks, cheeses and smoked venison. You can also try your hand at sandboard gliding. Approx. 2 hours.

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DESERT BBQ

Again, depending upon the weather, a barbecue in the sand dunes or the bed of the Swakop River ravine. Restaurant set up (tables, chairs, crockery, glasses, white tablecloth and African print overlays). Waiters will be on hand to serve you and food will be prepared on open fire. Grilled, freshly caught fish and venison, garlic bread, fresh salads and dessert. Drinks not included, but cash bar available.

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ALSO: QUAD BIKING & SANDBOARDING, HOT AIR BALLOONING, AIRPORT TRANSFERS
ANGLING TOURS AND SAFARIS
4 DAY ATLANTIC ANGLING TOUR CODE F1

DAY 1 Arrival in Swakopmund or Walvis Bay airport - transfer to your accommodation in Swakopmund for the full period. A short city tour and then the evening at leisure. Accommodation in a pension.
DAY 2 Skiboat angling between Swakopmund and Mile 17 area. General bottom fish angling with rod and reel behind the surf break. Copious marine bird life and endemic dolphin viewing can be expected. Return to Swakopmund in the afternoon. Evening at leisure.
DAY 3 A full day Surf angling - the 300km long coast between Sandwich Harbour and the Ugab River mouth offers excellent angling spots. You will be taken to the best angling places with the emphasis on shark angling. Trip will be undertaken with 4 x 4 vehicles. Return to Swakopmund in the afternoon and have the evening at leisure.
DAY 4 After breakfast you may still have some time for shopping before you will be transferred to the airport for your departure.
Inclusive: All transfers, 3 nights accommodation in a private hotel/pension based on twin sharing with breakfast, light lunches during the angling excursions, refreshments, angling equipment, bait, guidance of experienced skippers and anglers, VAT.
Exclusive: Items of a personal nature, all dinners, bar requirements.

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6 DAY ATLANTIC ANGLING CODE F2

DAY 1 Arrival at Walvis Bay or Swakopmund airport, transfer to your accommodation in Swakopmund. Short city tour and the evening at leisure. Overnight in a pension.
DAY 2 350km drive along the coastal road to Terrace Bay. En route you will visit the seal colony at Cape Cross. Arrival at lunchtime, check into the twin bed bungalows. In the afternoon beach angling, dinner at Camp.
DAY 3 After breakfast enjoy a full day's angling in the 20km long Terrace Bay fishing area. Break at lunchtime for a fish barbecue on the beach. Rest of day angling and dinner at camp.
DAY 4 A full day' s beach angling and dinner at camp.
DAY 5 Early morning breakfast, before we enjoy another angling day along the route back to Swakopmund. We will try our luck at the best spots. Picnic lunch and arrival in Swakopmund in the late afternoon. Pension accommodation
DAY 6 After breakfast you may have some time for shopping, before you will be transferred to the airport.
Inclusive: All transfers, 5 nights accommodation, breakfast, lunches and 3 dinners, refreshments during the angling excursions, angling equipment, bait, park entrance fees and guidance of experienced anglers, VAT.
Exclusive: Items of a personal nature, all drinks in pension/bungalow camp.

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6 DAY RIVER ANGLING SAFARI CODE F3

Day 1 Depart Windhoek with Air Namibia to Katima Mulilo, there we will cross the boarder to Zambia. Continue to a "fishing lodge" situated on the banks of the Zambezi River, where the fishing excursion will start. Fishing trips are done by boat to guarantee a successful catch. Enjoy the sunset as you can only experience in Africa. Accommodation in a Lodge on a full board basis.
Day 2 Full day fishing on the Zambezi river - species like Tigerfish (up to 12kg), catfish and bream can be caught. Accommodation in a Lodge on a full board basis.
Day 3 Transfer to another lodge, only 20 km further away and situated on a privately owned island. These waters are suitable for excellent fly fishing . In the afternoon, the fishing excursion can be continued by boat. Accommodation in a Lodge on a full board basis.
Day 4&5 Full day angling on the Zambezi river. Accommodation in a Lodge on a full board basis.
Day 6 Transfer back to Katima Mulilo for the flight back to Windhoek.
Tour departures: Wednesdays, Fridays or Sundays.
Inclusive: Flight from Windhoek to Katima Mulilo and back to Windhoek, transfer to the lodges, accommodation on a full board basis, fishing tackle and experienced guides, VAT.
Exclusive: All personal expenses and drinks at the lodges.

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8 DAY ANGLING SAFARI CODE F4

Day 1 Arrival at Walvis Bay airport, transfer to your accommodation in Swakopmund. (Hotel / Pension). Short city tour and the evening at leisure.
Day 2 Full day angling by boat, starting from the Mole or Mile 17. Return to Hotel at about 16:00. Evening at leisure.
Day 3 350 km drive along the coastal road to Terrace Bay. En route you will visit the seal colony at Cape Cross. Arrive at lunchtime, check into twin bed bungalows. In the afternoon beach angling, dinner at Camp. FB
Day 4 After breakfast enjoy a full day's angling in the 20 km long Terrace Bay fishing area. Break at lunchtime for a fish barbeque on the beach. Rest of day angling and dinner at camp. FB
Day 5 A full day's beach angling and dinner at camp. FB
Day 6 Drive back to Swakopmund, visiting Henties Bay for lunch at the hotel and stop to view the lichen fields at Wlotzkas Baken. Arrival in Swakopmund in the afternoon; rest of day at leisure. Accommodation in a pension with breakfast.
Day 7 Full day surf angling along the beach between Swakopmund and Mile 32 with emphasis on shark. Returning to Swakopmund late afternoon and evening at at leisure. Accommodation with breakfast.
Day 8 Morning at leisure and in the afternoon transfer to Walvis Bay airport, flight back to Windhoek for your connection flight in the evening from Windhoek International airport.
Inclusive: All transfers, park entrance fees, 7 nights accommodation with breakfast, lunch packs and 3 dinners, fish barbecue, fishing gear + bait, guidance of qualified skipper and angler, flight Windhoek/Swakopmund/Windhoek, VAT.
Exclusive: 4 dinners in Swakopmund, all beverages in restaurants/hotels, all items of a personal nature.

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10 DAY ATLANTIC ANGLING SAFARI CODE F6

Day1 Arrival at Walvis Bay airport, transfer to your accommodation in Swakopmund with a short city tour en route. Dinner will be served in a local restaurant. Overnight and breakfast in a holiday apartment in the centre of town.
Day 2 350 km drive along the coastal road to Terrace Bay. En route you will visit the seal colony at Cape Cross. Arrive at lunchtime, check into twin bed bungalows. In the afternoon beach angling, dinner at Camp. FB
Day 3 After breakfast enjoy a full day's angling in the 20 km long Terrace Bay fishing area. Lunch is served at the camp. Rest of day is spent angling with dinner and overnight at the camp. FB
Day 4 A full day's beach angling with lunch and dinner served at the camp. FB
Day 5 As the previous day, the day is spent fishing in the Terrace Bay area. Overnight on a full board basis.
Day 6 Angling on the way back to Swakopmund at various spots with a lunch pack served en route. Stop to view the lichen fields at Wlotzkas Baken. Arrival in Swakopmund, late afternoon. Dinner is served in a restaurant in town. Overnight and breakfast is served in a holiday apartment in the centre of town.
Day 7 Full day angling by boat, starting from the Mole or Mile 17. Return to Hotel at about 16:00. Dinner is served in a local restaurant in town. Overnight and breakfast in a holiday apartment in the centre of town.
Day 8 Full day surf angling along the beach between Swakopmund and Mile 32 with emphasis on shark. Dinner in a restaurant and overnight with breakfast in a holiday apartment in the centre of town.
Day 9 Full day surf angling along the beach between Swakopmund and Mile 32 with emphasis on shark with a lunch pack served en route. Dinner in a restaurant and overnight with breakfast in a holiday apartment in the centre of town.
Day 10 Morning at leisure and transfer to Walvis at 11h30 to the airport for the connecting flight back overseas.
Inclusive: All transfers, park entrance fees, accommodation with full board and refreshments during the day, fishing gear + bait, guidance of qualified skipper and angler, VAT.
Exclusive: All beverages in restaurants, hotels and in the rest camp, all items of a personal nature. All flights to and from Walvis Bay.

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FISHING DAY TOURS

IN-SHORE BOTTOM FISH SKI-BOAT ANGLING
Launched at the Swakopmund Mole or Mile 17 with angling behind the first surf break.
Species like Cob, West Coast Steenbras, Blacktail, Barbel and sharks can be caught throughout the year.
Price per person: on request (min 3 participants).

ROCK AND SURF ANGLING
300km coastline (Sandwich Harbour to the Ugab River mouth) provides great surf angling waters.
Cob, Westcoast Steenbras and various shark species, one of them being the famous Coppershark of up to 180kgs, is an adventure for every sport fisherman.
Price per person: on request (min 2 participants).

DEEP SEA GAME FISHING
Starts from either the Swakopmund Mole or Walvis Bay harbour with angling taking place from 10kms to 120kms off shore.
Snoek and Yellowtail are the only game fish species obtainable in Namibian waters and are fished for by trawling. Available during the summer months (November - April).
Price per person: on request (min 3 participants)

INCLUSIVE: Transport (boat or 4 X 4 vehicle), angling equipment, fresh bait, refreshments and packed lunch.
EXCLUSIVE: Alcoholic beverages.

Duration of each trip is approximately 6 hours.
At all times, guests will be under the guidance of experienced, trilingual, qualified anglers and skippers.

Swakopmund   Windhoek

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