10 reasons why you should explore Namibia’s Skeleton Coast

According to CNN, did you know that only 800 people are allowed to visit Namibia’s Skeleton Coast each year in an effort to preserve its fragile environment?

Located on Namibia’s western coastline, the Skeleton Coast gets its name from the many ships that sank here over the past few centuries and from the bones that line the beaches from whaling operations and seal hunts.
If you’re planning a Namibia 4×4 safari, here are 10 reasons why you should explore Namibia’s Skeleton Coast.

First Campsite #skeletoncoast #namibia #4×4 #kb300 #isuzu #camping #nofilter

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Greetings From NAMIBIA. ( Fantastic landscape and wildlife at the Hoanib Skeleton Coast Camp )

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Skeleton Coast �� #skeletoncoast #Namibia #backtothebush #livingthedream #blessedbeyondmeasure

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Skeleton coast Namibia was once littered with whale and seal bones from the whaling industry. The name Skeleton coast was later given by the author of a book about one particular shipwreck. The name has stuck due to the many skeletal remains of shipwrecks in the area. Due to the diamond mining in the south, sand washes up in the north adding land every year. As a result, some of the wreck can now be found as far as 800 meters inland. This one is a fresh Etheopian fishing vessel stranded here in 2008. Because of the cost and effort involved in salvaging these stranded ships they are left behind. Adding another skeleton to the coast.. #shipwreck #skeleton #skeletoncoast #namibia #AdventureVisuals #beautifulldestinations #traveltodaytv #holiday #vacation #travel #3opreis #lonelyplanet #goexplore #destination #columbustravel #traveljunkie #reizen #wanderlust #traveltheworld #nextdestination #travelgram #traveladdict #instatravel #instatraveling #instapic #instamood #natgeotravelpic #natgeo #lpfanphoto

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Entering the land God made in anger. #4×4 #namibia #skeletoncoast

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#shipwrecks #Namibia #scenicflight #skeletoncoast

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