Namibian Desert Express Train is back

Posted by Gabrielle Jacobs on 11 June 2019

Calling all train lovers: the Namibian Desert Express Train will be back on track soon. Tour company Namibian Reservations recently announced the return of the express charter, which will be operational again from the end of June.

The Desert Express Train is back. Image via Namibian Reservations.

The Desert Express Train previously operated between Windhoek and Swakopmund on the coast. It made multiple stops along the route, so passengers could hop on and off for activities and take in the beautiful Namibian desert landscape.

Some of the highlights, sights and stops to look forward to along the route:

  • Namib desertscapes
  • Dunes
  • Barbeque
  • Game drive
  • Cheetah feeding

Desert Express is travelling the following weekends in 2019:

  • 23 August
  • 6 & 27 September
  • 11 & 25 October
  • 15 & 29 November
  • 13 & 20 December

2020 weekend dates include:

  • 7 & 14 February
  • 20 & 29 March

Contact Namibian Reservations to get on board.

Also read:

6 train trips not to miss in South Africa

Image: via Namibian Reservations

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