The drive along the D707 between Aus towards Helmeringhausen is an area of outstanding natural beauty.
There are only a handful of guestfarms/lodges along this route in the Tiras Mountains. The scenery, a mixture of mountains and desert sands.
The Tirasberg is quite the hidden gem, and absolutely well worth a stay.
Perefect for a stopover between the Deep South and Sossusvlei, but equally amazing for a longer, relaxing stay in the wilderness.
Kanaan Desert Retreat
Kanaan N/a’an ku sê Desert Retreat, situated on 33 000 hectares of unspoilt nature reserve. Contrasting landscapes are never-ending, mountain vistas, rocky outcrops studded with quiver trees and awe-inspiring savannah and desert vistas make Kanaan a photographers paradise.
Luxury units and campsites are available.
Namtib Biosphere Reserve
Namtib Biosphere Reserve - wide open spaces, tranquility and breathtaking night skies make Namtib a wonderful place to relax and enjoy nature.
The lodge is an unpretentious rustic retreat.
Namtib also offer secluded campsites.
This is a great location for hiking and photography.
Situated on the edge of the beautiful Namib Desert, Duwisib Guestfarm is a perfect stop over on your way to Sossusvlei, Lüderitz or the Fish River Canyon.
This small and personal guestfarm offers true Namibian hospitality and a friendly atmosphere.
Rooms and campsites are available.
Ranch Koiimasis is situated in the midst of the Tiras Mountains and on the edge of the Namib Desert.
A perfect stopover between Sossusvlei and Fish River Canyon/Luderitz.
Chalets, self catering accommodation and campsites are available.
The Helmeringhausen Hotel lies in the tiny settlement of Helmeringhausen.
It is a good midway stopover between Sossusvlei and Fish River Canyon/Luderitz.
A cosy restaurant and bar make for a stress free stay.