Tessa Baas

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Question: how do you reconcile the competing interests of a contented homebody and a free-range spirit imbued with an insatiable thirst for new experiences?

That’s no small task and Tessa has been on a quest of Tolkien-sized proportions to find the answer since, oh, somewhere around the turn of the century.

From a childhood in Swakopmund to an Honours Degree in Teaching from Cape Tech and back to a position at her alma mater, Tessa spent her formative years nurturing the homebody inside her.

Phase 1 complete, Tessa then embarked on a tour of the globe that included 25 countries in 8 years. From Iceland up there to Holland in the middle and Korea across there, Tessa has taught her way around the world on a path that, surprise surprise, lead all the way back home.

Into the welcoming arms of Team NTS and we believe, at the risk of sounding conceited, therein lies the answer to her interminable conundrum.

Like most every Namibian, Tessa is fluent in English, German and Afrikaans and, like most every Namibian, Tessa loves the outdoors with camping in Damaraland, Spitzkoppe, Etosha et al ranking among her favourite in-country experiences. And of course she loves spending quality time in said locations with her much-adored family and friends.

Adventurous, composed, kind and gentle, Tessa is as diverse a personality as the country she calls home. And with more than a passing eye for detail, a boundless love for Africa’s wild places and a deep connection with her native land, we think you’ll be in pretty good hands.

Tessa's Just Booked!

Tessa has been a very busy woman, booking all kinds of amazing tours for clients from all over the world. Here is a selection of her recently booked trips.

Confirmed Tour #1555

Booked: 19-day The Ultimate Namibia Self-drive Tour

Windhoek, Kalahari, Fish River Canyon, Luderitz, Sossusvlei, Swakopmund, Damaraland, Kaokoland, Etosha National Park, Waterberg

US $5679 pp
Date:
June 2019
People:
1
Days:
19
Confirmed Tour #1369

Booked: 11-day The Best of Namibia Fly-in Safari

Windhoek, Kalahari, Sossusvlei, Damaraland, Kaokoland

US $5132 pp
Date:
January 2019
People:
2
Days:
11
Confirmed Tour #1704

Booked: 10-day Namibia Highlights Fly-in Safari

Sossusvlei, Swakopmund, Kaokoland, Etosha National Park

US $6832 pp
Date:
November 2018
People:
2
Days:
10
Confirmed Tour #647

Booked: 11-day Namibia Highlights Safari

Windhoek, Swakopmund, Damaraland, Etosha National Park

US $1421 pp
Date:
October 2018
People:
4
Days:
11
Confirmed Tour #14675

Booked: 5-day Namibia Wildlife Safari

Etosha National Park, Swakopmund, About Zambia

US $1687 pp
Date:
September 2018
People:
4
Days:
5
Confirmed Tour #617

Booked: 7-day Namibia Wildlife and Desert Explorer Fly-in Safari

Sossusvlei, Skeleton Coast, Etosha National Park

US $6672 pp
Date:
September 2018
People:
2
Days:
7
Confirmed Tour #450

Booked: 12-day Namibia Highlights Safari

Windhoek, Sossusvlei, Swakopmund, Damaraland, Etosha National Park

US $2500 pp
Date:
September 2018
People:
2
Days:
12
Confirmed Tour #1129

Booked: 16-day Classic Namibia Safari

Windhoek, Sossusvlei, Swakopmund, Damaraland, Kaokoland, Etosha National Park, Waterberg

US $4402 pp
Date:
August 2018
People:
2
Days:
16
Confirmed Tour #1160

Booked: 15-day Classic Namibia Safari

Waterberg, Etosha National Park, Kaokoland, Damaraland, Swakopmund, Sossusvlei

US $3482 pp
Date:
August 2018
People:
2
Days:
15
Confirmed Tour #13690

Booked: 13-day Namibia, Chobe and Victoria Falls Safari

Windhoek, Sossusvlei, Swakopmund, Etosha National Park, Caprivi, Chobe National Park, Victoria Falls

US $5297 pp
Date:
August 2018
People:
4
Days:
13
Confirmed Tour #1502

Booked: 12-day Namibia Highlights Safari

Windhoek, Sossusvlei, Swakopmund, Damaraland, Etosha National Park

US $2242 pp
Date:
July 2018
People:
2
Days:
12
Confirmed Tour #1145

Booked: 21-day Namibia, Okavango, Chobe and Victoria Falls Guided Safari

Windhoek, Sossusvlei, Swakopmund, Damaraland, Etosha National Park, Caprivi, Okavango Delta, Chobe National Park, Victoria Falls

US $8953 pp
Date:
July 2018
People:
2
Days:
21
Confirmed Tour #1251

Booked: 15-day Namibia, Chobe and Victoria Falls Safari

Windhoek, Sossusvlei, Swakopmund, Damaraland, Etosha National Park, Caprivi, Chobe National Park, Victoria Falls

US $5629 pp
Date:
June 2018
People:
2
Days:
15
Confirmed Tour #902

Booked: 5-day Sossusvlei Excursion

Windhoek, Sossusvlei

US $1593 pp
Date:
May 2018
People:
2
Days:
5
Confirmed Tour #752

Booked: 5-day Sossusvlei Excursion

Windhoek, Sossusvlei

US $1556 pp
Date:
April 2018
People:
2
Days:
5
Confirmed Tour #14745

Booked: 10-day Namibia Highlights Safari

Sossusvlei, Swakopmund, Etosha National Park, Waterberg, Windhoek

US $1891 pp
Date:
April 2018
People:
2
Days:
10

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