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Spectacular rocky heap, Spitzkoppe is located in the heart of Damaraland, in the Namib desert. An almost surreal site, with a breathtaking beauty.

More than 700 million years ago, this exceptional site exists. A place today frequented by many mountaineers; man is one of the mammals that regularly pass through the area around Spitzkoppe. Unusual fact: only one lives there permanently, the daman, a kind of large marmot not in the least bothered by the heat of this region. Around the Spitzkoppe, there are many rocks with sometimes strange shapes, giving this site a special atmosphere. Time seems to have no hold on the place.

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