Mola Mola

About Mola Mola

If you’re looking for unforgettable Namibia Tours, you’re spoilt for choice with Mola Mola safaris. This tour operator, based in Walvis Bay offers a range of guided activities to help you make the most of your time in this coastal town.

Over the last two decades, Mola Mola has introduced thousands of travelers in Namibia to the delights of the Atlantic Ocean and Namib desert dunes. The company is named after the enormous sunfish, known locally as a Mola Mola, which is a common sighting during these excursions.

Namibia Tours with Mola Mola

Each adventure with Mola Mola is a unique occasion. You could experience the joys of shucking Walvis Bay oysters and sipping on drinks out at sea, seeing seals, dolphins, pelicans and whales in their natural environment or exploring the dunes in search of tiny creatures.

Mola Mola’s Tour offering includes:

Marine Dolphin Cruise – 3 Hours

A fun, friendly tour from Walvis Bay up the Skeleton Coast. Here you’ll have the chance to see Cape fur seals, mola molas, penguins, leatherback turtles and whales as well as bottlenose and Heaviside Dolphins. Flamingos, cormorants, pelicans, petrels, gannets and oystercatchers are also commonly seen.

The tour departs at 9am daily and includes highlights such as Pelican Point, Walvis Bay Harbour, oyster farms and Pelican Point lighthouse.

Half-Day 4×4 Experience –  Sandwich Harbour – 4 ½  Hours

Set off in a 4×4 from the Walvis Bay Waterfront to discover the ancient dunes of the Namib and their inhabitants. The views alone are enough to make this trip worthwhile, but you could also see black-backed jackals, springbok, ostriches, oryx, fog-basking beetles, dancing spiders, shovel-snouted lizards, palmato geckos and golden moles.

These tours depart at 7h45 and 12h30 daily, and the tour takes in the high Roaring Dune, Walvis Bay saltpans and lagoon, Kuiseb River Delta and the mudflats of Sandwich Harbour.

You’ll also get a chance to try your hand at dune-riding during the trip.

Marine Dune Day – 8 Hours

This tour combines the best of both worlds with the dolphin cruise and all its delights followed by a dune adventure to Sandwich Harbour. You’ll enjoy lunch on a boat and afternoon snacks on the dunes.

It’s the best way to experience everything that this area has to offer.

Kayak 4×4 Experience

This adventure includes a boat ride to Pelican Point Peninsula where you’ll get to see seals and wildlife as you paddle around on a kayak. Afterward, you’ll enjoy a meal on the beach before heading back in a 4×4 across the peninsula, saltpans and lagoon.

While every outing offers unparalleled experiences and things to see, the one constant on these tours is unfailing Namibian hospitality. Here’s what some fans of Mola Mola have to say:

“An experience of a lifetime!” – Aimee W.
“It was an amazing day, made very special by the expert guides and the wildlife we encountered.” – Helen K
“The food was great, the vehicles were top notch, and the wildlife and landscapes were breathtaking” – Arsalan135

Are You Ready to Explore with Mola Mola?

If you’d like to join the crowds of people who’ve taken advantage of these exciting opportunities, get in touch for more information on how to book.


Please Note: The details shared herein were correct at the time of publishing. However, with time some of this information may change. We recommend confirming information with suppliers prior to making final travel arrangements. If you do happen to find an issue with any information we’ve shared here, please feel free to contact us so that we can make the relevant changes.


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