In the picturesque Namib-Naukluft National Park you will find Sossusvlei, famous for the largest red sand dunes of the Namib.
The clear, blue sky contrasts with the huge red dunes to make it one of Africa's most scenic natural wonders and a paradise for photographers. This stunning destination may be one of Namibia's main attractions, with its unique dunes almost 400 meters tall - some of the tallest Dunes in the world. These iconic dunes come to life in the morning and evening light, attracting photographers from around the world. Sossusvlei is home to a variety of wild animals including oryx, springbok, ostrich and a large number of reptiles. Visitors can climb the "Big Daddy", one of the tallest dunes in Sossusvlei; Explore Deadvlei, a white, salty, focalized salt pan with petrified trees and enjoy a delicious picnic under the Camelthorn trees.