Kolmannskuppe Ghost Town Tour

Kolmannskuppe Ghost Town Tour

Kolmannskuppe Ghost Town Tour

from 22 Feb 2024


Kolmannskop is open daily 8:00-13:00, same as the coffee and the curio shop.

Guided tours take place:
Mondays to Saturdays at 09:30 & 11:00
Sundays & Public Holidays at 10:00
A guided tour takes 45-60 min. and and is offered in English and German.
You can also use the audio guide to take a tour at your own pace.

Groups can join the normal guided tour, or book a private tour which can be arranged for a different time (min. 6 participants, pre-booking required, click "group bookings" to see options).

The "day pass" gives you access between 6:00 and 19:00 and is ideal if you want to take pictures at sunrise and sunset.

Please note
• Kolmanskop is situated in the diamond area (Sperrgebiet / forbidden territory)
• Entry requires a valid permit. Your ticket is your permit.
• Normal permit allows entry until 13:00. Day passes allows entry from sunrise to sunset (amateur photographers only).
• No entry allowed between sunset and sunrise – no night time photography.
• Entry at own risk
• The Kolmanskop permit only allows you to enter the Kolmanskop area only. No people allowed beyond the boundaries into the mining area. Trespassers will be prosecuted.
• Only Ghost Town Tours guides may conduct guided tours through Kolmanskop.
• No drones allowed.

More Info


Kolmanskop, near Lüderitz, Namibia  Location on Google Maps


Kolmannskuppe Ghost Town Tour

Tickets for individuals

The ticket price incl. a free download of the Kolmanskop audio guide.
When you buy a ticket, we will send you an email with a code to download the Kolmanskop audio guide free of charge. The download code is also available at the Kolmanskop entrance.

Tickets for groups of 6 or more people

Online sales close 48 hours prior. If sales are already closed, please send a message to kolmans` if they can still accommodate you on short notice.

Tickets for passengers of Cruise Ships

Please click here and then select your date of arrival to see your ticket options. Please note that sales close 24 hours prior.