Sesriem Canyon, Sossusvlei

#4 of 6 in Nature in Khomas Region
Sesriem Canyon represents a natural gorge carved millions of years ago by water erosion. With the depth of 30 m (100 ft) and length of roughly 1 km (0.6 mi), the canyon attracts many explorers interested in observing a geological work of art. Take the canyon routes to discover narrow, sheltered pools of clear water and take photographs of the remarkable arid scenery. Before you head to Namib-Naukluft Park, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Namib-Naukluft Park itinerary maker tool , to make sure you see all that Namib-Naukluft Park has to offer, including Sesriem Canyon.
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  • interesting and pleasant after exposure to the fiery sun and the wild winds of the dunes. inhabited even by some animals that find water and shelter here, such as baboons
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  • Our guide from Little Kulala Lodge took us to explore this canyon one afternoon before we went for sundowners. It's not large and is definitely worth a visit - in an hour you will have "done" it. As a...  more »
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