4 Days, 5 Nights Richtersveld Fish River Canyon

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Richtersveld/Fish River Canyon tour: 4 days, 5 Nights

Day 1
Activity – Arrive in Port Nolloth. Meet & Greet tourist guide Conrad Mouton, Aukwatowa Tours.
Notes – Accommodation beachfront house, Port Indigo. McDouglasbay. I will make arrangement for dinner. Your own expense.
Activity – Depart for tour of Sendelingsdrift via Alexander Bay. Stop at Wondergat and Cornellskop. Here I will explain about Wondergat ,Cornellskop and Quiver trees. Looking at endemic plant only occurring in this area like lithops, conophytems, bushman candle etc. Enter the park at Sendelingsdrift and drive to Witgat tree, from here through Halfmens pass, and Akkedis pass to De Hoop restcamp next to Orange river. Dinner: Braai with salads. Overnight: De Hoop Restcamp
Notes – Please bring warm clothes for evenings. Sunscreen for during the day and hats. Own toiletries as there are ablution. I will tell some stories about diamond mining, diamond theft, locals etc. Previously worked in the diamond mines, fisherman, military etc. Won the Welcome Awards for National Best tourist Guide in 2008. SATourism.

Day 2
07:00 am
Activity – Breakfast
08:00 am
Activity – Depart for Kokerboomkloof trough very beautiful scenery. Here we can view some rock formations, quiver trees, 3 species, plants and birds. We will have a light lunch at Kokerboomkloof. Rock formations are the Toe, Witches Family, Louise se Hond, Queen Victoria etc. I will collect some Dassie piss for me, of medicinal use. Look at some game gemsbok, Springbok, Klipspringer on our way back to Sendelingsdrift. Dinner: Potjiekos with freshly baked pot brood and salads. Overnight: Sendelingsdrift
Notes – Do not forget your camera. We supply headlamps, binoculars for duration of trip.

Day 3
08:00 am
Activity – Breakfast
09:00 am
Activity – Depart for Ai-Ais/Fish River Canyon . We drive all along the Orange river to Ai-Ais where we will stay at a lodge there. Here we can spend the day. Visit the Canyon outlook points. Here our chef will prepare for us lunch. Normally Tortillas or can braai some wors. Drive around visiting some attractions and plants. Dinner: Braai or Potjie, can discuss this on our route. Overnight: Ai-Ais Lodge
Notes – Breakfast, light lunch and dinner included in the price.

Day 4
07:00 am
Activity – Breakfast: Early start to the day to ensure best possible photography opportunities. Depart for Fish River Canyon looking at plants, sceneries and photography. En route we will show you very rare plants like rabbits food, bandaged vinger, stapelias,Pearson aloe, and lots more. We visit the Canyon, spent some time there, looking at the view and take photographs. From here drive up to Sendelingsdrift, back to Alexanderbay and to Port Nolloth after viewing the Orange River Estuary and Wetlands. Overnight: Port Indigo Guesthouse.
End of Arrangement.