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Ride the Golden Dunes this Summer

Dune Boarding and Stargazing Await at Witsand Nature Reserve

Roll down towering golden dunes in a 4×4, kicking up plumes of sand as the kids squeal with delight. Fly down the giant “Roaring Sands” on a sandboard for thrills the whole family will love. Snap pics of colorful birds against vivid blue skies as you explore this Northern Cape desert wonderland.

Witsand Nature Reserve offers outdoor adventures and lasting memories for all ages. Spot elusive wildlife like aardvarks and meerkats on guided drives. Overnight under the stars in luxury chalets, cozy tents, or your own recreational vehicle. Gather around a campfire at night to swap stories and stargaze into the glittering Milky Way.

Enjoy hiking, biking, 4 wheel drive tours, dune surfing, swimming, and more. Learn about unique desert plants on the 3km botanical walking trail. Marvel at the famous “roaring sands,” which produce thundering sounds when conditions are just right. With 145 endemic bird species, it’s a birdwatcher’s paradise.

Accommodations range from luxurious chalets with private pools to affordable bungalows and campsites. Well-appointed facilities ensure a comfortable visit. Experience the magic of Witsand Nature Reserve, where visitors return year after year for outdoor adventures, family bonding, and memories that last long after summer ends.

Contact Witsand Nature Reserve on 083 656 2117 for bookings. Discover why this natural playground is regarded as the finest stargazing area in Africa.