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Swakopmund Fat Bike Tours

Daniel Tjongarero Avenue | 9 Altona House, Swakopmund, Namibia
+264 81 395 5813
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Awesome adventure

The experiencewas awesome ! We did a 2 hours scenic tour in the dunes near Swakopmund. The whole... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Zagora, Morocco
Nice to move after still sitting safaris

Nice guide and a new experience for us to cycle with fat bike. But you get used to it rather... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2017
Vikarbyn, Sweden
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Enjoy the thrill of cycling up and down Namibia's famous dunes on a fat bike. Feel the fresh coastal air, take-in the silence and breathtaking scenery of the oldest desert in the world in the most ecological way. We also offer historic city tours, sunrise and low-tide beach rides. An unforgettable and unique Namibian cycling experience in and around the charming, historic town, Swakopmund.
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“fantastic fun” (4 reviews)
“river bed” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Daniel Tjongarero Avenue | 9 Altona House, Swakopmund, Namibia
+264 81 395 5813
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The experiencewas awesome ! We did a 2 hours scenic tour in the dunes near Swakopmund. The whole tour is in bike (you start in the city center and you come back with your bike). The bikes are great and they provide with water, helmets,...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Nice guide and a new experience for us to cycle with fat bike. But you get used to it rather quickly. There were some thrilling moments going downhill but you had the option to take less challenging ways. Highly recommend this tour which also give...More

1  Thank Martiniulf
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Our guides (Henk and Tyron) were fab and the bikes were great fun to cycle through town along the river bed and up into the dunes! It got my heart pumping but was well worth it Amazing views and fantastic fun A hard graft up...More

1  Thank PMDBooth
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Great tour, about 12 km and 2 hours of fun over the dunes with historic explanations also about Swakopmund, the river, the desert, the coast, etc... It's really worth it, not hard for inexperienced bikers

1  Thank Fidel G
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Getting out into the dunes on a fat bike was so refreshing after some long days of driving around Namibia. Mark is a great guide, pointing out a few sights on the way to the dunes and very patient even though I was a bit...More

1  Thank IndigoWhirl
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We were accompanied by a very informative Guide, who treated us to a wonderful afternoon on the Fat Bikes. I am pretty unfit, so was nervous at first, but loved every minute of our ride. Our eleven year old daughter accompanied my husband and I,...More

1  Thank michandstu
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Mark the owner was kind enough to take us out extra early in the morning so we could do the bike tour before we left town. Riding on the dunes and learning about the town and area from Mark was a perfect way to start...More

1  Thank Blake b
Reviewed 7 August 2017

My family of 4 (teen boys aged 13 & 15) did the 2 hour bike tour of the dunes and the city, including the waterfront. It was a wonderful outing. A bit of adrenaline going down the tall dunes, but lots of fun, and really...More

1  Thank MamaAyinde
Reviewed 4 August 2017

A beautiful way of enjoying the dunes of Swakopmund! Lots of fun, perfect materials and thrilling slopes made our afternoon trip unforgettable. Even easily bored teenagers had to admit this was really fun 4 all! Thanks to our sympathetic guide Mark.

1  Thank olav400
Reviewed 2 August 2017

We had a preview of dune riding with a small group and our 2 children of 6 and 8 : they (and we) loved it !

1  Thank xTrip188644
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