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Alter Action Sandboarding

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM
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Sandboarding safe and fun | A must do in Swakopmund!

I and my girlfriend booked a trip with these guys doing Sandboarding and boy was it fun! The... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tor-Martin T
Highlight of our Namibian tour

Very good value for money & the experience was a highlight of our Namibian tour. Beth runs a slick... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
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We offer daily sandboarding trips from Swakopmund. Trips depart at 9:30 am and includes transport from your accommodation, equipment, a DVD and a light lunch. We are back in town before 2 pm. Stand up boarding done on snowboards with soft boots and...more
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25 Moses Garoeb Street, Swakopmund, Namibia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I and my girlfriend booked a trip with these guys doing Sandboarding and boy was it fun! The instructors are fun and entertaining, while teaching you the basic (or more advanced) stuff. I don't matter if you are a newbie, or a habile snowboarder. They...More

Thank Tor-Martin T
Anne B, Public Relations Manager at Alter Action Sandboarding, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Martin, Thank you very much for taking the time to write this review. We really appreciate it. It was a pleasure having you on the dunes and we're glad to hear you had such a good time with us. Enjoy the rest of your...More

Reviewed 12 July 2018

Very good value for money & the experience was a highlight of our Namibian tour. Beth runs a slick operation and your entry fee covers everything from a transfer to & from your accommodation, the equipment, the instructors, lunch & beer & cold drinks and...More

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Anne B, Public Relations Manager at Alter Action Sandboarding, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Hi, Thank you very much for taking the time to review us. It was a pleasure having you on the dune. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the trip with us and appreciated what we are offering. Hope to see you again one...More

Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Alter-Action Sandboarding ran a great program, from equipment to instruction, including individualized attention for our 9 year old daughter. Had a great time. Highly recommendMore

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Anne B, Public Relations Manager at Alter Action Sandboarding, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Hi, Thank you very much for taking the time to review us. It was a pleasure having you on the dune, we had lots of fun together with your daughters. We do try our best to give everyone as much attention and instructions as needed....More

Reviewed 28 June 2018

Beth is great, she has full control of her staff and makes everything a smooth go. The dunes are great for those confortable with snowboarding already, its hard to pick up if you dont have that prior experience. However, the lie down sandboarding is fun...More

Thank Charlie P
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Our family (age 24, 57 and 61) went for an epic sandboarding adventure with alter action. Two of us tried stand up sandboarding, which was great fun, despite never having tried snowboarding before, and thus spending plenty of time on our backsides! The teachers are...More

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Anne B, Public Relations Manager at Alter Action Sandboarding, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

Hi, Thank you for booking with us and taking the time to review us. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the tour and didn't regret trying it out. We would love to see you again on the dune. Enjoy the rest of your...More

Reviewed 1 May 2018

Booking and communication was a breeze. Steve and Andy (our guides) picked us up promptly and took us out to the dunes. Everything was very well explained and demonstrated and we had a blast. The views from the dunes were amazing. Really enjoyed chatting with...More

Thank Stephanie M
Anne B, Public Relations Manager at Alter Action Sandboarding, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

Hi Stephanie, Thank you for booking with us and joining one of our tours. Glad you enjoyed the trip even though it was just the two of you. Thank you very much for taking the time to review us. We will always welcome you on...More

Reviewed 19 March 2018

Great motto - Just Dune It! Very good explanation of how to sand-board safely while having fun. Few of the people who complain about this are not in physical shape to handle the climb up the sand dune. They should not be signing up... Thirty...More

Thank Mike5466
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We did this on Christmas day and had a great time. We went on a very hot day but had a lovely time. The teachers were great and really enjoyed it. PS: You have to walk up the dunes every time so you have to...More

Thank Marno D
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

We were picked up on time. The drive to the dunes was about 15min. The equipment was in good shape. It's a bit of a distance to the top. Sandboarding is not much different than snowboarsing, a bit slower though. 'lie-down' sandboarding was a nice...More

Thank adrians0s
Reviewed 4 January 2018

First time sandbording, and never done snowboarding before either. Great instructor which was really good at explaining how to handle the board. Be prepered to walk a bit to the top of the dune. Great lunch at the end of the activity. Totally recommend it.

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Response from Froggy2Denmark | Reviewed this property |
Our guide/instructor went down on her own board and walked back up to the top of the dunes with us a couple of times until we got the hang of it – and we could do the last few rides on our own. We went down different dunes... More
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Response from JenniferV999 | Reviewed this property |
As the other responders stated, the video is included in the price. A fun souvenir but also take a GoPro if you have one. Our family loved this activity. Another must is kayaking with the seals! Maybe one of the best... More
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