what to see / Swakopmund Ligthouse

Swakopmund Lighthouse The original (1902) beacon was situated at the end of the Mole and was soon washed away by the powerful Atlantic seas. By 1903 an 11 meter high lighthouse was built on the 11 meter high dune that overlooked the Mole Basin. The light helped to guide shipping as far as 13 nautical miles out. The present lighthouse stands 11m tall and continues to operate. The beautiful Swakopmund Lighthouse dominates the town's skyline from the seaside. ... read more  Read More