The Vogelstrausskluft covers an area of more than 26.000 ha, that stretches
along the Fish River Canyon for about 50 km. Various
– such as a parched pan, that fills with water during heavy rainfalls,
or the impressive side canyons, that are difficult to access – offer multi-faced impressions
rare to find. Moreover the area includes a pass down into the Fish River Canyon
that is accessible even for offroad vehicles.
between the high
plains around Keetmanshoop and the dunes and diamond areas close to Lüderitz
in addition makes the Vogelstrausskluft an ideal starting
point to explore Namibias impressive south
The Kalahari, Namibia's rough south, is together with the adjoining
Namib the world's oldest desert. This landscape fascinated people in all
times: The meagreness, the infinite seeming distances, the tranquillity,
the fragile but resistant nature, the incredible view on the stars of
the southern hemisphere.
To preserve this and make it accessible in a unique and ecological way
is the idea
of the Vogelstrausskluft.
Therefore we restricted the number of guests to a small group but at the same
time created various possibilities to explore the unique natural habitats.