Namib From the Sky

Seals, salt mines and where the flaming red desert meets the sea.  
Where the Namib meets the Atlantic. It's called The Long Wall. Photo: Dhritiman Mukherjee
Where the Namib meets the Atlantic. It's called The Long Wall. Photo: Dhritiman Mukherjee

A scenic flight in a small plane (a 4-5 seater) from Swakopmund to Sossusvlei, flies over one of the most beautiful desert stretches in the world via the sparkling Atlantic coast. Swakopmund sits on the coast of West Namibia, 280km from the capital, Windhoek. Click through to view some truly otherworldly landscapes.

  • Dhritiman Mukherjee is as elusive as the animals he photographs. His photographs have appeared in National Geographic Traveller, The New York Times, Lonely Planet, WWF, UNESCO, Birdlife.

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