Sesriem Canyon, Sossusvlei

3.2
#5 of 7 in Nature in Namib-Naukluft Park
Canyon · Nature / Park
Sesriem Canyon represents a natural gorge carved millions of years ago by water erosion. With the depth of 30 m (100 ft) and length of roughly 1 km (0.6 mi), the canyon attracts many explorers interested in observing a geological work of art. Take the canyon routes to discover narrow, sheltered pools of clear water and take photographs of the remarkable arid scenery. A visit to Sesriem Canyon represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Namib-Naukluft Park itinerary maker tool to plot your vacation.
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  • Namibia is beautiful. Saw how the earth can form in different shapes which makes it very interesting  more »
  • Not the best canyon I've seen and it is not that big. Took less than 45 mins to go down and come back up again. Can be missed if there's no time.  more »

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