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Desert Explorers Adventure Centre

PRICE: 1 hour (20 km guided tour) N$450.00 per person.
90 Minutes – N$550.00 per person.
2 hour (38-55 km’s guided tour) – N$650.00 per person.
3 hour combo tour (Quad biking & sand boarding) – N$750.00 per person.
3 hour Quad tour – N$900.00 per person
Camel Rides – 30 minutes – N$250.00 per person (children under 6 are half price).

Quad Bike Tours with Desert Explorers | Swakopmund

Desert Explorers Adventure Centre in Swakopmund offers quad bike tours and activities for the whole family. The Namib Desert and it’s gigantic ever shifting sand dunes offers the ideal venue for riding a quad bike. Get ready for lots of excitement and a rush of adrenaline as you climb some of the biggest dunes around. Desert Explorers offers quad bike rides with different routes and types of tours. We offer guided quad bike tours ranging from 1 to 3 hours. We also have the overnight tours from one night to six days.

No previous experience needed. Our professional guides will make sure you experience the Namib Desert at first hand. They will lead you through the Swakopmund River mouth into the dune belt. Our quad bike tours include the Amphitheatre, Roller Coasters, Big Billy and Devil’s Dip dunes. Quad biking is very safe – you are guided by an experienced and knowledgeable guide. You are also provided with safety equipment.

Desert Explorers is an eco-friendly company and will insist that participants ride in existing tracks to protect our dunes. Throughout the ride you will enjoy spectacular views of the Namib Desert. Drinks and snacks from our kiosk on site. Tours include water, guides, safety gear and local transfers and loads of fun. Quad biking is one of the most popular activities in Swakopmund so book ahead to avoid disappointment.

A popular activity for the kids is to go for a camel ride.

Operating Times

  • Monday to Saturday: 8AM to 6PM
  • Sunday: 9AM to 6PM

Quad biking & Children

There is no age restriction for quad biking. Children below 9 years old go free of charge. Above 9 years of age they pay half price as a passenger. If children take their own bike they pay full amount.

Booking Office

Desert Explorers also offer a booking service for many other activities in Swakopmund: Dolphin Cruise, Kayaking, Tandem Skydiving.


Contact Info


Nathaniel Maxuilili Street, Swakopmund, Namibia

Amenities of Desert Explorers Adventure Centre:

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Reception Services

  • Credit Card facilities
  • Tour Desk
  • Languages spoken: English, Afrikaans
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Food & Drink

  • Restaurant (Swakopmund & Walvis Bay)
  • Bar (Swakopmund & Walvis Bay)