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Agate Beach, Luderitz

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Beach · Hidden Gem · Desert
Relax on the near-black sands of Agate Beach, and enjoy sunbathing, strolling next to the ocean, or meditating. The beach is renowned for its crystals and rocks, the most famous being agate, from which the beach got its name. Nowadays, taking rocks out of the complex requires the permission of the Nature Conservation Office ranger. Swimming is permitted, although there are no lifeguards. Bring your camera to capture a breathtaking sunset in pictures. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Agate Beach and many more Luderitz attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Luderitz route maker website.
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  • VISITORS to Namibia's southern port of Lüderitz tend to focus on the town's rich history and often ignore the beauty of the town's surroundings. Agate Beach is one such places worthy of a visit and.....  more »
  • Lovely beach a short drive from luderitz. Somewhat shielded. Easy to navigate with 4x4 and great for kids and dogs. Spend many happy days here.  more »
  • Nice place for a picnic. Can be very windy
  • Need upgrading like more toilets and rest placeses

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