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Skiing, snowboarding & sandboarding

© SA Tourism© SA TourismEven though we do have guaranteed snow for a few months in winter, skiing is not big in Southern Africa because snow is not big in southern Africa. But there is lots of sand in Southern Africa – including the highest sand dunes in the world in Namibia. So, if you’re keen on trying your hand at sandboarding you’ll find plenty of opportunities. And there are a few dedicated ski resorts, where you can ski, snowboard, toboggan, and generally party in the way that has become traditional in more snow-endowed parts of the world. If you want to learn to ski, you can do so at one of the resorts, or you can take indoor lessons, preparing you for the big chill.

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