The enormous dunes in Swakopmund are a polite invitation, but don’t get fooled. Before you know it, you will it top speeds as you soar through the wind, eventually cutting a left and right to balance your descent.
Staying in tents
Cutting yourself completely from the busy world and seeking shelter in a tent brings sheer excitement to the spine, try it if you don’t believe. Luckily, deserts are huge and it takes days to cross them, so it might be very easy to find a tour that also includes rest in tents.
Dunes in Swakopmund literally look like ice mountains, only the ice here is brown. The dun however, is unique and does rise to the level of original skiing, the sand that your board throws off is just an added bonus for the epic shots. It costs $45 for a day and includes a DVD that includes your action of the day.
Skydiving in the middle of the desert
Ever noticed that skydivers keep complaining about cold hitting their faces while they skydive? Well that won’t be a problem especially if you are diving in the middle of a million acres of hot sand.