Sand Dunes

Tours that visit sand dunes include Morocco where we visit the Erg Chebbi dunes near Merzouga. In Namibia we visit the world-famous Sossusvlei Dunes which are amongst the highest in the world. In Oman we sleep a night in a Wahiba Sands desert campwhere huge sand dunes of up to 70m high can be seen.

The following trip features  Sand Dunes:


Jurassic Coast & the Complete Geological Timescale - These are of course not modern dunes, but  we visit Permian aged fossilised dunes at Dawlish.


The Trilobite's Sahara Kingdom - We visit the famous sand dunes of Erg Chebbi near Merzouga. Here we really feel we are in the Sahara Desert - because we are! 


A Geological Safari - we visit the visit the world-famous Sossusvlei Dunes which are amongst the highest in the world and enjoy a spectacular views. 


Ocean Crust and Mountains of Mantles - visits we sleep a night in a Wahiba Sands desert campwhere huge sand dunes of up to 70m high can be seen. 

The Erg Chebbi Dunes, Sahara Desert - Morocco
A photograph of four people climbing a sand dune in the Namib Desert, taken of a GeoWorld Travel Namibia Geology trip, tour and holiday
A GeoWorld Travel group climbing Big Daddy Dune in the Namib Sand Sea World Heritage Site, Namibia
A photograph of six people including James Cresswell standing on top of a sand dune in the Wahiba Sands, taken on a GeoWorld Travel Oman geology trip, tour and holiday
James Cresswell and a GeoWorld Travel group on the summit of a dune in the Wahiba Sands, Oman