Serra Cafema, Namib Desert, Namibia

Serra Cafema Camp is a Premier Camp

Things to do at Serra Cafema Camp

Activities at Serra Cafema revolve around the exploration of surrounding Namib Desert sands and the lush oases along the river – a journey of contrasts.


Quad biking Excursion

Our carefully guided quad bike excursions through the fragile environs are done with utmost care to tread lightly on the dunes and preserve the unique and delicate habitats of this landscape.


Boating trips on the Kunene River

Boating on the Kunene River provides our guests with the opportunity to venture through the lush riverside oases. Crocodiles and waterbirds seem out of place in this surreal, lunar-like landscape.


Nature drives and walks in Hartmann's Valley

Informative nature drives in open Land Rovers allow guests to experience the true Namib in its unbridled glory, while walking provides unique opportunities to see the smaller denizens of the desert, from the famous fairy circles to the desert chameleon.


Visits to a Himba Community

In this isolated area, the Himba people continue their traditional semi-nomadic way of life and guests have an opportunity to learn about their lifestyle and customs, when they are in the area.


Full-day outing to Marienfluss Valley with a packed picnic lunch

The vast expanse of the Marienfluss Valley offers a much-needed sense of space and enables new interpretation of the concept of beauty.

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Latest News From Serra Cafema Camp

  • Serra Cafema Camp – February 2014
    Feb 28, 2014

    News and views from the banks of the Kunene River!

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  • Serra Cafema Camp - November 2013
    Nov 30, 2013

    Hot and dry conditions make the Kunene River a major attraction for wildlife and guests alike…

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  • Serra Cafema Camp - June 2013
    Jul 31, 2013

    A western-barred spitting cobra was spotted eating a smaller tiger snake. The awesome snake likes thick dry bushy areas as they hunt for prey like lizard, mice, small birds and even other snakes. It has a reputation of being an...

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A Quote From Our Guests

“ Serra Cafema Camp is one of the most isolated safari camps in Africa which was reason enough for me to want to visit. Set on the banks of the Kunene river on the border with Angola, this luxury camp is a delightful oasis.A visit to a local Himba family was quite interesting. ”
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Reviewed by: marnman, 2013.07.29