Dune 45 Sossusvlei, Namib-Naukluft Park

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One of the most photographed sand formations on the planet, Dune 45 Sossusvlei casts a dramatic silhouette across the Namib Desert. The easiest of the Sossusvlei dunes to reach, the sand mound is 85 m (278.9 ft) tall and possibly up to 5 million years old. The panoramic views that greet you at the top of are well worth the effort of climbing. Discover how to plan a Namib-Naukluft Park trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.
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  • We didn't climb this dune as we had climbed big daddy earlier in the morning. The toilets are clean and the best to use. Go early - as soon as the gates open. Take a hat, sunscreen and water with... 
    We didn't climb this dune as we had climbed big daddy earlier in the morning. The toilets are clean and the best to use. Go early - as soon as the gates open. Take a hat, sunscreen and water with...  more »
  • There is a belief that you have to climb Dune 45 at sunrise to see its beauty. However, it is such a rush to get there in time (and quite impossible if you live outside the gates) just to stand in... 
    There is a belief that you have to climb Dune 45 at sunrise to see its beauty. However, it is such a rush to get there in time (and quite impossible if you live outside the gates) just to stand in...  more »
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  • Nice place and good to enjoy ❣️🔥💃💃💃
  • Beware the worm

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