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About Alter Action Sandboarding
We offer daily sandboarding trips from Swakopmund. Trips depart at 9:30 am and includes transport from your accommodation, equipment, a DVD and a light lunch. We are back in town before 2 pm. Stand up boarding done on snowboards with soft boots and bindings. No experience necessary. 500N$ Lie down boarding zooming head first down the dune reaching speeds of 70kph. 400N$
Closes in 15 min
Hours Today: 09:30 - 13:30
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Reviewed 9 December 2018

We were picked up by Beth on time even though we were on the outskirts of the town Steve and the rest of the guys were a great team. They have a cool photographer there who takes lots of pics and a video which is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Beth S, Owner at Alter Action Sandboarding, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2018

Thanks so much for the positive review. We will gladly welcome you back on the dunes again!

Reviewed 21 November 2018

My son (aged 10) and I recently went sandboarding with Alter Action and had a blast. It was convenient--they pick you up from your guesthouse in Swakopmund, and include lunch afterwards--and truly fun. It was a highlight of our trip to Namibia! Climbing up the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Anne B, Public Relations Manager at Alter Action Sandboarding, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2018

Hi, Thank you very much for taking the time to review us. It was a pleasure having you on the dune. I'm glad to hear you enjoyed the trip and time spend in the dunes. We do everyday our best for our costumers. Best regards,...More

Reviewed 25 August 2018

I and my girlfriend booked a trip with these guys doing Sandboarding and boy was it fun! The instructors are fun and entertaining, while teaching you the basic (or more advanced) stuff. I don't matter if you are a newbie, or a habile snowboarder. They...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Anne B, Public Relations Manager at Alter Action Sandboarding, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Hi Martin, Thank you very much for taking the time to write this review. We really appreciate it. It was a pleasure having you on the dunes and we're glad to hear you had such a good time with us. Enjoy the rest of your...More

Reviewed 12 July 2018

Very good value for money & the experience was a highlight of our Namibian tour. Beth runs a slick operation and your entry fee covers everything from a transfer to & from your accommodation, the equipment, the instructors, lunch & beer & cold drinks and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Anne B, Public Relations Manager at Alter Action Sandboarding, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Hi, Thank you very much for taking the time to review us. It was a pleasure having you on the dune. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the trip with us and appreciated what we are offering. Hope to see you again one...More

Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Alter-Action Sandboarding ran a great program, from equipment to instruction, including individualized attention for our 9 year old daughter. Had a great time. Highly recommendMore

Date of experience: July 2018
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Anne B, Public Relations Manager at Alter Action Sandboarding, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Hi, Thank you very much for taking the time to review us. It was a pleasure having you on the dune, we had lots of fun together with your daughters. We do try our best to give everyone as much attention and instructions as needed....More

Reviewed 28 June 2018

Beth is great, she has full control of her staff and makes everything a smooth go. The dunes are great for those confortable with snowboarding already, its hard to pick up if you dont have that prior experience. However, the lie down sandboarding is fun...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Our family (age 24, 57 and 61) went for an epic sandboarding adventure with alter action. Two of us tried stand up sandboarding, which was great fun, despite never having tried snowboarding before, and thus spending plenty of time on our backsides! The teachers are...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Anne B, Public Relations Manager at Alter Action Sandboarding, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

Hi, Thank you for booking with us and taking the time to review us. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the tour and didn't regret trying it out. We would love to see you again on the dune. Enjoy the rest of your...More

Reviewed 1 May 2018

Booking and communication was a breeze. Steve and Andy (our guides) picked us up promptly and took us out to the dunes. Everything was very well explained and demonstrated and we had a blast. The views from the dunes were amazing. Really enjoyed chatting with...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Anne B, Public Relations Manager at Alter Action Sandboarding, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

Hi Stephanie, Thank you for booking with us and joining one of our tours. Glad you enjoyed the trip even though it was just the two of you. Thank you very much for taking the time to review us. We will always welcome you on...More

Reviewed 19 March 2018

Great motto - Just Dune It! Very good explanation of how to sand-board safely while having fun. Few of the people who complain about this are not in physical shape to handle the climb up the sand dune. They should not be signing up... Thirty...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

We did this on Christmas day and had a great time. We went on a very hot day but had a lovely time. The teachers were great and really enjoyed it. PS: You have to walk up the dunes every time so you have to...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Response from Froggy2Denmark | Reviewed this property |
Our guide/instructor went down on her own board and walked back up to the top of the dunes with us a couple of times until we got the hang of it – and we could do the last few rides on our own. We went down different dunes... More
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Response from JenniferV999 | Reviewed this property |
As the other responders stated, the video is included in the price. A fun souvenir but also take a GoPro if you have one. Our family loved this activity. Another must is kayaking with the seals! Maybe one of the best... More
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