Scenic flights

The prices are per person, are commenced from and to Swakopmund and are valid from 01 July 2017 till 30 June 2018. Please take note of the booking conditions at the end of this page. Day trips to the Fish River Canyon, Lüderitz Bay and Epupa Falls can be arranged on request.

Sossusvlei Scenic Flight ±2h15 min

From Swakopmund Airport we fly over the barren Namib Desert, the Kuiseb Canyon as well as the Tsondabvlei till we reach the well known Sossusvlei with its colour rich dune landscape.

You will see the Sossusvlei from a birds eye view. Our flight continues back to Swakopmund over the restricted Diamond Area where you will see three deserted diamond camps, a few cape seal colonies along the Atlantic Ocean, shipwrecks such as the Eduard Bohlen and the Shawnee.

To that we will pass by Sandwich Harbour, a wetland, the salt mines south of Walvis Bay, the Walvis Bay harbour as well as the holiday resort Langstrand.

Price:

With 5 pax:N$ 3 950.00 per person
With 4 pax:N$ 4 500.00 per person
With 3 pax:N$ 6 590.00 per person
With 2 pax:N$ 9 875.00 per person

 (Price includes: flight only)

 

 

 

Sossusvlei Excursion day trip

For the Sossusvlei day excursion we fly from the Swakopmund Airport over the barren Namib Desert, the Kuiseb Canyon as well as the Tsondabvlei till we reach the well known Sossusvlei with its colour rich dune landscape.

We will land at the Sossusvlei Lodge where your guided tour to the Sossusvlei will start from.

During your drive you will visit the Dune 45, the Big Daddy Dune at the Dead Vlei as well as the Sossusvlei itself.

We will enjoy a delicious lunch at the Sossusvlei Lodge after which we will take off back to our destination. You will now see the Sossusvlei from a birds eye view.

Our flight continues back to Swakopmund over the restricted Diamond Area where you will see three deserted diamond camps, a few cape seal colonies along the Atlantic Ocean, shipwrecks such as the Eduard Bohlen and the Shawnee.

To that we will pass by Sandwich Harbour, the ever changing wetlands, the salt mines south of Walvis Bay, the Walvis Bay harbour as well as the holiday resort Langstrand.

Price:

With 5 pax:N$  5 400.00 per person
With 4 pax: N$  6 750.00 per person
With 3 pax:N$  9 000.00 per person
With 2 pax:N$ 13 500.00 per person

(Price includes: flight, guided 4x4 drive to Vlei, lunch at Sossusvlei Lodge / exclude: drinks at the lodge)

Skeleton Coast Scenic Flight ±1h30min

This flight departs from Swakopmund and takes you over the Moon Landscape, the Swakop and Khan river as well as the Kuiseb river.

This river host a natural boarder between the barren Namib Desert and the dune landscape.

Along the coast line we are passing by a few seal colonies and Conception Bay.

To that we will see the shipwrecked Eduard Bohlen as well as the Shawnee - these ships did not survive the harsh Altantic Ocean conditions.

Your flight continues along the sea shore passing by Sandwich Harbour, a ever changing wetland, the salt mines south of Walvis Bay, the Walvis Bay harbour as well as the holiday resort Langstrand south of Swakopund.

Price:

With 5 pax: N$ 2 650.00 per person
With 4 pax: N$ 3 315.00 per person
With 3 pax:N$ 4 420.00 per person
With 2 pax: N$ 6 625.00 per person

(Price includes: flight only)

Cape Cross Scenic Flight ±2h15min

We depart Swakopmund and fly over the Swakop river, the funky “Moonlandscape” and the Goanikontes Oasis.

Your flights continues along side the Rössing Uranium mine, toward the Khan River and over the two landmarks of Namibia - the Spitzkoppe and the Brandberg.

Whilst flying over the dry Ugab riverbed we might see some desert elephants before we reach the barren Skeleton Coast. We fly back into the southern direction where we will see many whale bones and shipwrecks, ships that did not survive the harsh Atlantic Ocean conditions.

From a birds eye view you will see a few cape seal colonies as well as the big colony at Cape Cross.

The flight continues along the sea shores via Henties Bay, the holiday resort Wlotska Baken and the salt works north of Swakopmund.

Price

With 5 pax: N$ 3 950.00 per person
With 4 pax: N$ 4 500.00 per person
With 3 pax:N$ 6 590.00 per person
With 2 pax:N$ 9 875.00 per person

(Price includes: flight only)

PLEASE NOTE:

Included:
Aircraft, fuel, pilot fees, landing fees & parking fees, insurance, VAT, passenger tax, ISOS cover per passenger, transfers from and to Swakopmund airfield

Excluded:
Activities, drinks, costs which may occur as a result of having to divert to an alternate airfield, due to adverse weather or reasons which may effect the safety of our passengers.

Conditions:
The Company accepts no responsibility for any delays caused by unforeseen circumstances, mechanical breakdowns, diversions or cancellations due to adverse weather or circumstances beyond our control.

Please Note:
•This quotation is linked to the N$ / US$ exchange rate and an escalation may influence the quoted price.
•ISOS Cover - Passengers will be covered for the duration of the entire flight. The cover only includes medical emergencies arising from direct trauma (eg. an accident), and passengers will not be covered for pre-existing medical conditions.

Cancellation:
Cancellation must be received in writing and are valid from the date of receipt at the office. The following charges are applicable:

* from date of confirmation till 31 days before departure 20% of total amount due
* 30 -16 days before date of departure 50% of the total amount due
* 15 -11 days before departure 75% of the total amount due
* 10 or less days before departure 100% of the total amount due
* Non arrivals 100% of the total amount due

The company accepts no responsibility for any delays caused by unforeseen circumstances, mechanical break downs, diversions or cancellations due to adverse weather or circumstances beyond our control.  Confirmation is subject to availability of aircraft and pilot(s). The prices are firm for the indicated date only. We do reserve the right to alter these prices with any new, unforeseen increases in fuel prices, new government taxes, etc.

African Bush Bird Tours is merely the facilitator and cannot be held responsible for any harm being caused whilst being on this excursion. The flights are done by Eagle Eye Aviations.

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