​Getting There – Tsau //Khaeb NP (Sperrgebiet)

Anthony Ham
By Anthony Ham

Anthony is a renowned Africa expert and author of many Lonely Planet guidebooks, including the 'Botswana & Namibia' guide.

Anthony is a renowned Africa expert and author of the 'Botswana & Namibia' Lonely Planet guide.

Anthony is the author of the 'Botswana & Namibia' Lonely Planet guide.

Travel Alert

Travel restrictions and additional entry requirements may apply for Namibia due to the coronavirus pandemic and if so, can change from day-to-day. Please visit our coronavirus page to stay informed about the latest developments.

Travel Alert

Tsau //Khaeb (formerly Sperrgebiet NP) is located a few kilometers/miles from Lüderitz town. There is no accommodation in the park and visitors usually stay in Lüderitz, located about 680km/423mi from Windhoek. The road from Windhoek to Lüderitz is accessible by normal 2WD car, but to visit most places in the park you need to book a trip with a local tour operator and special permits are required. Agate beach, on the edge of the park, and Kolmanskop can be visited independently by self-drive visitors using a 4x4 vehicle.

All tours (self-drive and organized safaris) normally start in Windhoek by way of 4x4 vehicles. The main point of entry into Namibia is Hosea Kutako International Airport (WDH) located 40km/25mi east of Windhoek.

Airlines & Ticket Prices

Please check Skyscanner to see which airlines can take you to Hosea Kutako International Airport (WDH) and what tickets would cost.

Domestic Flights

There are currently no scheduled domestic flights in Namibia. Charter flights, leaving Eros Airport (ERS) are usually organized by your tour operator.

Passport, Visa & Other Entry Requirements

Please check our Getting There – Namibia page to learn more about passport, visa and other entry requirements.

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