Travel Blogs from Fish River Canyon, Namibia

Sort by Newest Best first

Another Missed Sunset, Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

Another Missed Sunset

A travel blog entry by jonclark2000

This is a top pick!
11

... for 9:30. Not nearly enough time to appreciate Soussusvlei. Again we were racing through some more fantastic scenery to reach Fish River Canyon for the sunset. We should have had extra time here and camped halfway along the road to the canyon, that ...

Ai Ais Hot Springs, Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

Ai Ais Hot Springs

A travel blog entry by ieeworldvoyage

This is a top pick!
23

... jaunes semble briller. De nouveaux types d'arbres, appelés "quiver trees"; j'aime ce nom! Nous sommes passés par le Fish River Canyon ... bien que moins impressionnant que le Grand Canyon, nous avons pensé qu'il valait le détour ... il est beaucoup ...

Fish River Canyon, Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

Fish River Canyon

A travel blog entry by daveandnat

24

Good morning, We at Nam!, Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

Good morning, We at Nam!

A travel blog entry by ashah_008

6

... It's the second largest in the world and people do 5 day hikes across the canyon. It's a bit nuts as you need to carry about 40l of water with you for that trip. Saw the canyon from Hobas (northern edge) and Ai-Ais (southern edge). Spectacular ...

Fish River Canyon, Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

Fish River Canyon

A travel blog entry by angela_louise

9

We went to see the amazing Fish River Canyon. It is huge and beautiful. We had a lovely picnic at the top of the canyon before heading to the ...

Farewell Namibia, Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

Farewell Namibia

A travel blog entry by boatubia

4

The desert ends at the southern end of Namibia in the 2nd biggest canyon in the world - the Fish River Canyon. For several months a year water rages through this canyon making it off limits - for the rest of the year it is a hikers paradise. Our time ...

Fish River Canyon, Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

Fish River Canyon

A travel blog entry by hayleyford

14

We got up early this morning to pack up camp and watch the sunrise over Fish River Canyon. Fish River Canyon is the second largest canyon in the world (after the Grand Canyon), hence it was pretty impressive. We spent about an hour walking around it and ...

Fish River Canyon, Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

Fish River Canyon

A travel blog entry by danacarlson

oldest and 2nd biggest canyon in the ...

Case of the mistaken identity, Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

Case of the mistaken identity

A travel blog entry by ashah_008

2

Entering Namibia today and it's quite a strong contrast to the South African sides. Open stretches of road with nothing but sand, scrub and rock on either side and there's hardly any civilisation around. Quite a bit of confusion at the ...

Entering the real Africa, Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

Entering the real Africa

A travel blog entry by pfaelzerbub

The Fish River Canyon was very impressive (second only to the Grand one in USA) but still a bit disappointing. As it gets furnacely hot there it is prohibited to hike down or do any other serious walking other than along the rim from the parking lot to ...

A dirty great big hole in the ground ..., Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

A dirty great big hole in the ground ...

A travel blog entry by leinsterman

...   Later that evening we arrive at our campsite ... after a quick dip in the pool we are off to view the Fish River Canyon ... apparently the second largest canyon in the world second only to the Grand of Arizona ... it is an amazing sight ... ...

Fish River Canyon, Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

Fish River Canyon

A travel blog entry by rachellocke

Pretty long drive day today, getting to Fish River Canyon, south of Sossusvlei at about 4.30...Here we were deposited off the truck at a pretty view point, and then took a 20 minute walk along the edge of the canyon to meet up with the truck a little ...

Fish River Canyon trek, Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

Fish River Canyon trek

A travel blog entry by nicolaeve

49

Fish River Canyon trek ...

Fish River Canyon, Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

Fish River Canyon

A travel blog entry by lee.d.rosen

7

... roads switched to gravel, the truck didn't seem as bumpy and we arrived in Hobas, located at the north end of the Fish River Canyon in the afternoon. Fish River Canyon is the second largest canyon in the world, beat only by the ...

Grandeur nature, Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

Grandeur nature

A travel blog entry by hypsi

1

... les habitudes sont dures à changer. A regret, mais pas trop, je tends mon passeport canadien. La route m'attend dehors. Fish River Canyon est probablement comme les namibiens le disent: Le second plus grand canyon au monde. Juste après le Grand. ...

Indeed That's A Big Canyon, Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

Indeed That's A Big Canyon

A travel blog entry by matt_werner

10

... though, they could sleep in an oven while tied up like pretzels. There was some confusion over driving times to get to Fish River Canyon, hearing different times from each of the crew person, I think the slowness of the truck up hills wasn't helping the ...

Fish River Canyon, Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

Fish River Canyon

A travel blog entry by pugsly2002

3

This morning we went to the look out point of Fish River Canyon in Namibia. It is about 3 hours north of the Orange river that seperates South Africa from Namibia. The Canyon is the second largest in the world up to 550m deep, 161km long and up to 37km ...

I Lost My Heart to Namibia, Orange River, Fish River Canyon, Hardap Dam, Namibia travel blog

I Lost My Heart to Namibia

A travel blog entry by jamaandgraham

1
10

... was great to get a little bit of exercise and fresh air. We had an early morning another day and arrived to the Fish River Canyon shortly after sunrise.  This canyon is the second largest canyon in the world (after the Grand).  It was quite ...

Grandeur nature / Bigger than life, Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

Grandeur nature / Bigger than life

A travel blog entry by siegfried_h.

1

... les habitudes sont dures à changer. A regret, mais pas trop, je tends mon passeport canadien. La route m'attend dehors. Fish River Canyon est probablement comme les namibiens le disent: Le second plus grand canyon au monde. Juste après le Grand. ...

A canyon that is not quite as Grand =), Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

A canyon that is not quite as Grand =)

A travel blog entry by caralyn

5

We travelled from Sesriem to the famous, or perhaps not so famous, Fish River Canyon. This canyon is nearly 30km across and 160km in length.  It is reportedly second only in size to the Grand Canyon.  So, for all you Arizona relatives, here ...

Sesriem to Hobas, Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

Sesriem to Hobas

A travel blog entry by london_to_ct

7

... let them down to get out. No, we never learn. We headed out of the vlei and got into the Hobas camp site at the Fish River Canyon in the late afternoon. We had tried to get cash all day but being a Sunday and only going through really small towns that ...

Oct 22, 2011, Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

Oct 22, 2011

A travel blog entry by jamesinafrica

29

Canoeing @ Orange River y Fish River Canyon Sunset, Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

Canoeing @ Orange River y Fish River Canyon Sunset

A travel blog entry by mxcna78

10

... would be the first of many memorable sunsets during my time in Africa. According to an excerpt from Wikipedia, The Fish River Canyon, "is located in Namibia. It is one of the largest canyons in the world (definitely the largest in Africa), as well as ...

Fish River Canyon, Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

Fish River Canyon

A travel blog entry by izzie

Fish River Canyon ...

The Two Rivers, Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

The Two Rivers

A travel blog entry by chris.cesca

9

... a crossing attempt. There was a loud cheer when we made it to the other side. From there it was a short run through to Fish River Canyon; this is the second largest canyon in the world after the Grand Canyon in the USA. We made it for sunset and enjoyed ...

Splish Splash, Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

Splish Splash

A travel blog entry by boydandrose

5

... sleep. The truck is fixed early morning and is ready for us to depart at 9:30 AM for the 77 km. (48 mi.) sojourn to Fish River Canyon.    Along the way we stop to take a closer look at a Quiver tree, so called because the bushmen used the ...

Orange River to Fish River Canyon, Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

Orange River to Fish River Canyon

A travel blog entry by supersazza

2

... of Namibian roads, which started off sealed and then went into either corrigated and/or unsealed roads.  We arrived at Fish Canyon (which is the second largest canyon in the world) in time to see the sunset, then headed to the ...

Kayaking and Canyons, Orange River/ Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

Kayaking and Canyons

A travel blog entry by liammichelle

16

... good! Lunch was followed by international cricket at 40 degrees... boys will be boys! Drove 2.5 hours in very hot winds to Fish River Canyon. At 165km long, 27km wide and 520m deep it is the second largest Canyon in the world. Walked 3km to a ...

Fish River Canyon, Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

Fish River Canyon

A travel blog entry by arlash

2

Fish River ...

Kaito gets drunk , Fish River Canyon, Namibia travel blog

Kaito gets drunk

A travel blog entry by kickthrough

1
8

We arrived in the Fish River Canyon early in the afternoon. The Fish River Canyon is the second largest in the world, measuring 160 km long, up to 27 km wide and in places almost 550 metres deep. Our Truck was having some problems, so we had to hitch a ...

Sort by Newest Best first